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Women won't have equality for 100 years - World Economic Forum

November 2, 2017 - 12:22pm
The World Economic Forum says the gender gap has widened for the first time in their records in 2017.
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Egyptian TV presenter sentenced over pregnancy remarks

November 2, 2017 - 11:22am
Doaa Salah, in Egypt, is sentenced after making remarks that were judged to outrage public decency.
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Romania to investigate illegal logging in national park

November 2, 2017 - 10:48am
Romania pledges to investigate illegal logging in national park after dramatic drone footage.
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Catalonia crisis: Spain's prosecutors call for Puigdemont's arrest

November 2, 2017 - 10:32am
Spain's prosecutor seeks a European warrant after Carles Puigdemont failed to turn up at court.
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Compassion over Chinese mother's 'mercy killing'

November 2, 2017 - 7:37am
Social media users react with compassion as a woman of 83 is sentenced for killing her disabled son.
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New York truck attack suspect 'spent a year planning'

November 2, 2017 - 7:33am
Sayfullo Saipov, who killed eight in a truck rampage, says he hoped he would hit Halloween crowds.
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Halloween hockey fans take Belarusian police by surprise

November 2, 2017 - 7:10am
A Belarus ice hockey Halloween competition almost fell foul of security rules.
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Rohingya crisis: Myanmar's Suu Kyi visits troubled Rakhine

November 2, 2017 - 7:08am
Myanmar's leader makes her first trip to the state since a mass exodus of Rohingya Muslims.
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'Big void' identified in Khufu's Great Pyramid at Giza

November 2, 2017 - 7:01am
Scanning technology suggests there is a large, previously unknown cavity in the ancient monument.
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India uncles get life for raping niece, aged 10

November 2, 2017 - 6:46am
Two men convicted of raping and impregnating their 10-year-old niece are jailed for life in India.
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Bin Laden raid: Son Hamza's wedding video in CIA file release

November 2, 2017 - 6:03am
Video of the wedding of Bin Laden's favourite son is among half a million files released by the CIA.
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World's most expensive whisky dram was a fake

November 2, 2017 - 4:58am
Analysts in Scotland conclude that a £7,600 measure of whisky bought in a Swiss hotel was a fake.
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Bin Laden files: CIA releases video of son Hamza's wedding

November 2, 2017 - 4:57am
The footage is among files from the al-Qaeda leader's computer released by the CIA.
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Balfour Declaration: 100 years of conflict

November 2, 2017 - 2:45am
And why is it still controversial 100 years on?
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World Series 2017: Houston Astros beat Los Angeles Dodgers for 4-3 series win

November 2, 2017 - 2:26am
The Houston Astros win their first World Series title by beating the Los Angeles Dodgers 5-1 in the decisive seventh game.
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Dustin Hoffman among stars facing new harassment accusations

November 2, 2017 - 1:48am
The allegations were sparked by women speaking out against Hollywood mogul Harvey Weinstein.
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North Korea defector urges US to use soft power

November 2, 2017 - 1:02am
A high-level defector tells the US that disseminating information is the way to change North Korea.
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India man wakes up to crocodile shock

November 2, 2017 - 12:02am
Dasharath Madkami says he found the 12ft animal when a strange sound woke him up.
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Manus Island refugees 'dig for water' in Australia camp

November 1, 2017 - 11:23pm
About 600 men are refusing to leave a detention centre in Papua New Guinea following its closure.
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The Lion King: Beyonce confirms role in remake

November 1, 2017 - 11:01pm
The singer will voice the character of Nala in a new version of the Disney film.
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