BBC News

Syndicate content BBC News - World
BBC News - World
Updated: 24 min 42 sec ago

South Carolina suspect steals police car then crashes

November 20, 2017 - 2:05pm
South Carolina police were surprised when a suspect they just booked escapes in one of their cars.
Categories: News

Zimbabwe latest: Mugabe 'let wife Grace usurp power'

November 20, 2017 - 1:45pm
The impeachment of Zimbabwe's president will start on Tuesday, a ruling party official says.
Categories: News

Germany's Merkel 'prefers new vote' after coalition talks fail

November 20, 2017 - 1:01pm
The German chancellor would opt for fresh elections over leading a minority government.
Categories: News

Trump: 'N Korea supported acts of international terrorism'

November 20, 2017 - 12:26pm
The US president has designated Kim Jong-un's regime as a state sponsor of terrorism, triggering a new round of sanctions.
Categories: News

Canada deer trapped in hammock still on the loose

November 20, 2017 - 11:48am
Nicknamed "Hammy" because his antlers got tangled in a hammock, the deer is now a local celebrity.
Categories: News

Where is the Family now?

November 20, 2017 - 11:42am
Charles Manson and his followers were convicted of killing nine people in 1969. What happened next?
Categories: News

Banned in China?

November 20, 2017 - 11:28am
Gigi Hadid and Katy Perry were reportedly denied visas to attend the Victoria's Secret event.
Categories: News

Watch highlights from the 2017 American Music Awards

November 20, 2017 - 11:24am
Diana Ross was given a lifetime achievement in music accolade.
Categories: News

Uber and Volvo strike deal for 24,000 self-drive cars

November 20, 2017 - 10:43am
Uber plans to purchase up to 24,000 cars from Volvo before 2021 to build a self-drive fleet.
Categories: News

Germany's Merkel suffers blow as FDP pulls out of coalition talks

November 20, 2017 - 9:35am
Two months after elections, the liberal FDP pulls out of attempts to form a coalition government.
Categories: News

Senate candidate Roy Moore's accuser: I was a 14-year-old child

November 20, 2017 - 9:22am
Leigh Corfman alleges that Alabama's Roy Moore molested her when she was 14.
Categories: News

Ex-Wimbledon champion Novotna dies at 49

November 20, 2017 - 8:56am
The Women's Tennis Association says 1998 Wimbledon champion Jana Novotna, who had cancer, "died peacefully, surrounded by her family" aged 49.
Categories: News

Uighur inmates dig their way out of Thai jail

November 20, 2017 - 8:15am
The inmates, who had fled China's Xinjiang region, used tiles as tools to escape their cells.
Categories: News

Zimbabwe's Mugabe ignores party deadline to quit

November 20, 2017 - 8:10am
Zimbabwe's president has defied calls to resign, and his party summons its MPs to discuss impeachment.
Categories: News

Florida plane highway crash caught on dashcams

November 20, 2017 - 8:01am
The crash was caught on the dashcams of two police officers.
Categories: News

Boy, 12, buys £300,000 number plate in Abu Dhabi auction

November 20, 2017 - 7:49am
A charity auction of special number plates by the Abu Dhabi police sees bids in tens of thousands of pounds.
Categories: News

Argentina missing submarine: Specialist equipment deployed

November 20, 2017 - 7:24am
More planes and boats are joining the search for the submarine which vanished last Wednesday.
Categories: News

Charles Manson dies aged 83 after four decades in prison

November 20, 2017 - 6:10am
The cult leader sent his followers to commit a series of brutal murders in the late 1960s.
Categories: News

India BJP minister criticised for peeing in public

November 20, 2017 - 5:50am
A ruling party minister admits to urinating in the open despite an appeal for Indians to use toilets.
Categories: News

Zimbabwe's week of upheaval in under two minutes

November 20, 2017 - 5:49am
From tanks heading toward the capital Harare on Tuesday to President Robert Mugabe's surprise speech.
Categories: News