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Icelandic football commentator goes wild

June 22, 2016 - 7:00pm
An Icelandic commentator erupts into ecstatic screaming as Arnor Ingvi Traustason nets an injury-time winner against Austria to seal Iceland's place in the last 16 of Euro 2016.
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The Libyans who stop IS escaping by sea

June 22, 2016 - 6:49pm
Government-backed forces in Libya have made significant gains against the fighters of so-called Islamic State.
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EU referendum poll tracker

June 22, 2016 - 6:27pm
Follow the opinion polls in the run up to the UK referendum on EU membership on 23 June.
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Belgium knock Sweden out

June 22, 2016 - 5:47pm
Belgium win to reach the last 16 of Euro 2016 and knock Sweden go out, ending Zlatan Ibrahimovic's international career.
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Late goal sees Republic of Ireland advance

June 22, 2016 - 5:44pm
The Republic of Ireland will play hosts France in the last 16 of Euro 2016 after Robbie Brady heads a late winner against Italy.
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Death of a dove

June 22, 2016 - 5:00pm
The sudden death of influential foreign policy "dove" Wu Jianmin sparks a rare moment of reflection in China on its foreign policy challenges, the BBC's Vincent Ni explains.
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US election: Donald Trump attacks 'most corrupt' Hillary Clinton

June 22, 2016 - 4:54pm
Republican nominee-to-be Donald Trump attacks Hillary Clinton's integrity, calling her the most corrupt presidential candidate ever.
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House Democrats stage sit-in on US gun control

June 22, 2016 - 3:01pm
Georgia congressman John Lewis led a sit-in on the House floor with his fellow Democrats to force a vote on gun control.
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Ronaldo double sends Portugal through

June 22, 2016 - 2:52pm
Cristiano Ronaldo scores twice in a pulsating draw against Hungary as Portugal set up a meeting with Croatia in the last 16 at Euro 2016.
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Iceland win to face England tie

June 22, 2016 - 2:46pm
Iceland will play England in the last 16 of Euro 2016 after Arnor Ingvi Traustason's dramatic injury-time winner against Austria.
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Palestinians jailed for life for killing Israeli couple

June 22, 2016 - 2:36pm
An Israeli military court has sentenced four Palestinians to life in prison for the murder of an Israeli couple last October, the military says.
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Colombia and Farc rebels reach agreement on bilateral ceasefire

June 22, 2016 - 2:15pm
The Colombian government and the Farc rebels say they have agreed to lay down arms as they approach the end of historic peace talks in Havana.
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Portugal go through after thriller

June 22, 2016 - 2:09pm
Cristiano Ronaldo scores twice as Portugal come from behind three times to draw 3-3 with Hungary and qualify for the last 16 at Euro 2016.
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Who will go through to last 16?

June 22, 2016 - 2:03pm
England will play Iceland in Nice on Monday in the last 16 of the knockout stage at Euro 2016.
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Pakistan Sufi singer Amjad Sabri shot dead in Karachi

June 22, 2016 - 1:24pm
One of Pakistan's most famous singers, Amjad Sabri, is shot dead in the southern city of Karachi in an attack the Pakistani Taliban says it carried out.
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Children rescued from China flood and mudslide

June 22, 2016 - 12:57pm
Buildings have been damaged and people evacuated following a flood and mudslide in Zhaotong, southwest China.
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Spain interior minister 'should quit' over secret tapes

June 22, 2016 - 12:49pm
A row erupts in Spain four days before elections as recordings appear to show the interior minister trying to incriminate political rivals.
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Moise Katumbi: DR Congo presidential hopeful sentenced to jail

June 22, 2016 - 12:43pm
DR Congo opposition politician Moise Katumbi is sentenced in absentia to 36 months in prison, putting his presidential hopes in doubt.
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Grieving US father on 'drugs rescue' raid

June 22, 2016 - 12:23pm
A man who lost his daughter to heroin is arrested driving into New York with a cache of weapons to "rescue" another girl from a drug dealer.
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Why is lightning killing so many Indians?

June 22, 2016 - 12:04pm
More than 90 people have been killed by lightning in the north and eastern India since Tuesday. The BBC Weather Centre's Helen Willetts explains why.
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Fransini Giraldo is a Colombian girl who dances her own style of Salsa. In this video, she dances to the rhythm of Sonora Carruseles de Colombia, presumably in the Colombia countryside. Published July 16, 2013.