BBC News - World
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A Canadian couple are shocked to find Esther the ‘micro-pig’ has grown into a 670lb giant
The US president makes a surprise appearance at White House press secretary Josh Earnest's last briefing.
President Yahya Jammeh is meant to hand over power to Adama Barrow on Thursday.
As President Obama's presidency comes to an end, BBC Africa looks back at his most significant visits to the continent.
Europeans see a "hard" UK Brexit looming - but welcome more British clarity on future EU ties.
A painting depicting protests in Missouri and police as pigs is removed after political tit-for-tat.
A woman in Pennsylvania, Sarah, tells World Have Your Say how she offended friends across the political spectrum by voting for Donald Trump.
Atif Aslam stops his live concert in Karachi to rescue a girl from the crowd who was being harassed.
The Russian president said those behind the allegations were "worse than prostitutes".
Freezing weather adds to the pressure on infrastructure damaged by last year's huge earthquakes.
The impact of wet and cold weather means yields in Spain and Italy are much lower and prices higher.
Paramilitary forces open fire in several cities after mutinous soldiers are paid the money they had sought.
Anthony Scaramucci, an adviser to Donald Trump, tells the BBC that the president-elect is likely to tear up the old rulebook of how trade deals are done.
Funds are raised for a teenage Somali girl gang raped by six teenagers who posted photos online.
Mystery around flight MH370 may remain after the search was halted, as the BBC's Anna Jones reports.
National Geographic Afghan 'cover girl' speaks exclusively to the BBC about life back in her homeland.
Hughie Maughan sends viewers into a spin with the intensity of his fake tan on a TV dance show.
Officials in Siberian region are to debate a religious row over The Nutcracker ballet.
The BBC's in-house cartoonist, Kirtish Bhatt, on McDonald's bid to become "more Indian".
An Australian family is found safe in the mountains after going missing while skiing in Japan.