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Hurricane Maria 'devastates' Dominica: PM

September 19, 2017 - 8:10am
The category five hurricane has battered the island of Dominica and is now hammering Guadeloupe.
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Ukraine women's football clip prompts online sexism row

September 19, 2017 - 8:04am
A Ukrainian TV promotion for a women's football game scores an own goal with many on social media.
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German WW1 U-boat found off Belgium

September 19, 2017 - 7:39am
The UB-II type submarine is said to be in good condition and the crew's bodies may still be on board.
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Donald Trump to call for more pressure on N Korea in first UN speech

September 19, 2017 - 7:08am
The US president will also criticise Venezuela, Iran and Islamist militants, officials say.
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Paris climate aim 'still achievable'

September 19, 2017 - 6:55am
The ambitious goal of limiting global warming to 1.5C is still within reach, a study indicates.
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Iraqi forces 'attack last IS bastion on Syria border'

September 19, 2017 - 6:48am
Soldiers, police and tribesmen are moving on Ana, one of three IS-held towns in the western desert.
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Bolivia governing party challenges Morales' term limit

September 19, 2017 - 6:39am
Governing party lawmakers want President Evo Morales to be able to run again in 2019.
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Daca: Nancy Pelosi heckled as 'liar' in Dreamers protest

September 19, 2017 - 5:36am
The Democrat is heckled by protesters taking issue with her recent talks with President Trump over immigration.
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Rohingya crisis: Suu Kyi does not fear global 'scrutiny'

September 19, 2017 - 5:19am
In her first comments on the Rohingya Muslims crisis, Myanmar's leader says the violence is over.
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Around the world in under 80 days: On a bike.

September 19, 2017 - 2:58am
Mark Beaumont has finished his 80 day round the world cycle in 78 days.
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Some Auckland petrol stations run out of fuel after burst pipe

September 19, 2017 - 2:04am
Flights have also been cancelled after a damaged pipeline disrupted supplies to the city.
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Nigeria's Amina Yuguda wins BBC World News Komla Dumor award

September 19, 2017 - 1:25am
Nigerian journalist Amina Yuguda is the third winner of the BBC World News Komla Dumor award.
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Hurricane Maria batters Dominica as category five storm

September 18, 2017 - 10:37pm
The hurricane strengthens to category five and makes landfall with devastating effect.
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St Louis: Police 'chanted' after clearing violent protests

September 18, 2017 - 8:54pm
The city sees a third night of violent clashes after a police officer was cleared of murder.
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Food security

September 18, 2017 - 8:04pm
Helping communities feed themselves during political and environmental instability.
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Change ahead

September 18, 2017 - 7:40pm
Chilean fishing communities tell how their lives changed after their waters became a marine reserve.
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'Blue Whale' panic

September 18, 2017 - 7:22pm
Panic over the rumoured 'suicide challenge' grips India even as internet experts call it a hoax.
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Unlikely Guides

September 18, 2017 - 7:17pm
During six years of war, these Girl Guides have kept learning to camp, sing songs and change tyres.
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Pyramid selling

September 18, 2017 - 7:15pm
Low levels of education have fuelled the spread of illegal and harmful pyramid schemes in rural China.
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Yemen war: What happened to Saleem?

September 18, 2017 - 6:51pm
It has been a year since starving Saleem became the face of Yemen's suffering. But where is he now?
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