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US storms: Tornadoes wreak havoc in Mississippi

1 hour 21 min ago
Aerial footage shows the extent of devastation caused by tornadoes in Mississippi in the US, which claimed the lives of four people

Actor fatally shot while filming music video in Brisbane

1 hour 26 min ago
The actor was fatally wounded while filming a music video in a bar, Queensland police say.

Cambridge scientists consider fake news 'vaccine'

3 hours 15 min ago
Concern at fabricated stories on websites prompts a psychological study to help people spot fake news.

US legal watchdog to sue Trump over foreign payments

Sun, 01/22/2017 - 23:49
Washington group says payments by foreign governments to Trump businesses violate the constitution.

Syria conflict: Peace talks due to begin in Astana, Kazakhstan

Sun, 01/22/2017 - 22:13
Russian, Iran and Turkey broker the latest efforts to end six years of bloody conflict.

Samsung confirms faulty batteries as cause of Note 7 fires

Sun, 01/22/2017 - 21:57
The firm says neither software nor hardware, other than the batteries, were at fault in Note 7 burning.

Jallikattu: Two die in Indian bullfight amid controversy

Sun, 01/22/2017 - 21:50
The deaths come after a ban on the controversial practice called jallikattu is temporarily lifted.

Ball girl sends heartfelt letter to Jo-Wilfried Tsonga

Sun, 01/22/2017 - 21:39
Jo-Wilfried Tsonga shares a thank you note from Guiliana, who he helped at the 2016 Australian Open.

Richard Ratcliffe: 'We don't know how Nazanin is'

Sun, 01/22/2017 - 21:37
Richard Ratcliffe says he hasn't heard from his wife since she lost her appeal in Iran.

Romanians march against prisoner release plan

Sun, 01/22/2017 - 20:01
The PM says the move will ease overcrowding but critics say he is trying to free jailed allies.

The Gambia 'missing millions' after Jammeh flies into exile

Sun, 01/22/2017 - 19:45
State coffers are said to be empty as troops secure Banjul for the return of President Adama Barrow.

Celebrations in The Gambia as troops arrive

Sun, 01/22/2017 - 19:43
Hundreds of people celebrated in Banjul as West African troops entered the presidential compound.

Bar none

Sun, 01/22/2017 - 19:38
How a design originally drawn in the sand led to the growth of giant supermarkets.

President Donald Trump says he will 'cherish' Obama letter

Sun, 01/22/2017 - 19:37
President Trump reveals that Barack Obama left him a "beautiful" letter at the Oval Office, but he keeps quiet about its contents.

'An Unsuitable Boy'

Sun, 01/22/2017 - 19:36
Karan Johar has been criticised for not setting an example for gays in India.

Home solutions

Sun, 01/22/2017 - 19:16
Nigeria's largest city Lagos is facing a housing crisis. The BBC's Nancy Kacungira looks at how entrepreneurs are trying to solve the crisis.

Rocking the warehouse

Sun, 01/22/2017 - 19:13
GreyOrange is India's biggest robotics company, making machines which support the country's booming online retail industry.

Thanks Bill

Sun, 01/22/2017 - 19:11
How Andy Kuper built investment firm Leapfrog, which aims to help pull people out of poverty in the developing world by investing in insurance and healthcare firms.

Austria teaches asylum seekers how to ski

Sun, 01/22/2017 - 19:06
Austria is working to integrate asylum seekers by teaching them how to ski.

Giulio Regeni: Egypt allows CCTV footage to be examined

Sun, 01/22/2017 - 17:51
Foreign experts will examine video from where Giulio Regeni is thought to have last been seen alive.