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California wildfires: Number of missing leaps to 600
Seven more bodies have also been found in northern California, taking the state-wide death toll to 66.
(Fri, 16 Nov 2018 03:23:10 GMT)

Khmer Rouge surviving leaders face genocide verdict
During their four years in power in Cambodia, the regime killed all those they perceived to be their enemies.
(Fri, 16 Nov 2018 01:32:18 GMT)

US homeless fundraiser: GoFundMe campaign 'based on a lie'
A homeless man and couple who crowdfunded thousands have been charged with conspiracy and theft.
(Fri, 16 Nov 2018 01:06:30 GMT)

North Korea 'tests new high-tech weapon'
The successful test was supervised by North Korean leader Kim Jong-un, state-run media say.
(Fri, 16 Nov 2018 03:26:26 GMT)

Brexit: EU leaders dismiss talk of renegotiating draft agreement
The prospect of talks to amend the draft deal is unlikely as an agreement is "on the table".
(Thu, 15 Nov 2018 18:35:04 GMT)

Lion Air crash: Boeing sued by victim's family over aircraft design
A lawsuit is filed against the US manufacturer over an alleged design fault with its 737 Max jet.
(Thu, 15 Nov 2018 22:37:50 GMT)

Jamal Khashoggi murder ordered by agent - Saudi prosecutor
Saudi prosecutor says an intelligence officer ordered the writer's murder and not the crown prince.
(Thu, 15 Nov 2018 16:05:21 GMT)

Chile promises to investigate Mapuche killing
Protests break out after the grandson of an indigenous leader is shot dead during a police operation.
(Fri, 16 Nov 2018 01:48:02 GMT)

Denmark withholds aid to Tanzania after anti-gay comments
Planned payments of $9.8m will be withheld after anti-gay comments by a senior Tanzanian politician.
(Thu, 15 Nov 2018 18:13:47 GMT)

Lost Disney 'Oswald' film found in Japan
The short cartoon pre-dates the creation of Mickey Mouse.
(Thu, 15 Nov 2018 16:16:08 GMT)

Ethiopia arrests former deputy spy chief Yared Zerihun
Dozens of security officials have been held as Prime Minister Abiy tackles corruption and rights abuses.
(Thu, 15 Nov 2018 15:04:23 GMT)

Rohingya return to Myanmar: Confusion and fear in refugee camps
Refugees in crowded Bangladesh camps are refusing to return to Myanmar, from where they fled violence.
(Thu, 15 Nov 2018 14:43:45 GMT)

Trump attacks Mueller's Russia inquiry as 'absolutely nuts'
The US president says an inquiry into his election campaign is a "mess" and a "disgrace".
(Thu, 15 Nov 2018 16:23:45 GMT)

Nikola Gruevski: Mystery over how Macedonia ex-PM escaped
A former Macedonian leader facing prison is claiming asylum in Hungary, the government confirms.
(Thu, 15 Nov 2018 21:07:36 GMT)

Saudi women in 'inside-out abaya' protest
Participants say they no longer want to be pressured into wearing the loose-fitting robe in public.
(Thu, 15 Nov 2018 16:53:29 GMT)

California wildfires: Drone footage shows Paradise devastation
The Californian town has been destroyed by the Camp Fire.
(Thu, 15 Nov 2018 22:05:21 GMT)

Grandpa paints his Taiwanese village in cats and dogs
Huang saved his home from demolition after his paintings turned his village into a huge tourist attraction.
(Fri, 16 Nov 2018 00:02:51 GMT)

Russia domestic abuse: 'My husband chopped off my hands'
Margarita Gracheva's case highlights fears that a change in Russia's laws may be emboldening abusers.
(Thu, 15 Nov 2018 13:06:06 GMT)

Who should own South Africa's land?
Plans to redistribute land from white farmers to landless black people are raising deep feelings. Here's why.
(Thu, 15 Nov 2018 00:14:38 GMT)

Michelle Obama opens up about Barack
Michelle Obama talks politics, family and the important role her mum played in their time at the White House.
(Wed, 14 Nov 2018 22:00:24 GMT)

Why did Irish MP show a thong in parliament?
Irish TD Ruth Coppinger brandished a lacy thong in parliament amid an outcry over a rape trial.
(Wed, 14 Nov 2018 18:44:18 GMT)

APEC: The summit held on a boat off Papua New Guinea
The APEC summit is now underway in Papua New Guinea, but why are attending CEOs and other guests staying on cruise ships?
(Thu, 15 Nov 2018 00:06:33 GMT)

Taylor Swift, Adele and other smuggled celebrities
Zayn Malik appears to have revealed how some of the top A-listers evade attention.
(Thu, 15 Nov 2018 15:55:27 GMT)

'Phallic' owl statue mocked in Serbian town of Kikinda
The recently erected statue in the town of Kikinda drew criticism for its shape and length.
(Thu, 15 Nov 2018 15:25:04 GMT)

Russia minefield found by major road
A Russian wartime minefield has been found alongside a major highway.
(Tue, 13 Nov 2018 19:11:33 GMT)

Danish warship found in ten-year quest
An 18th century Danish warship has been found after a decade-long search.
(Tue, 13 Nov 2018 13:03:06 GMT)

Dutch millers protest at mass tourism
Dutch windmill owners ask tourists to limit their numbers.
(Mon, 12 Nov 2018 12:33:07 GMT)

Quiz of the Week: Which superhero wasn't Lee's?
It's the weekly news quiz - have you been paying attention to what's been going on in the world during the past seven days?
(Fri, 16 Nov 2018 01:16:39 GMT)

Africa's week in pictures: 9-15 November 2018
A selection of the best photos from across Africa this week.
(Fri, 16 Nov 2018 01:23:38 GMT)

Why is Canada running out of marijuana?
Supply problems in the month-old legal cannabis industry could last well into next year.
(Thu, 15 Nov 2018 20:56:18 GMT)

California wildfires: Survivors share stories of heroic rescues
Some Californians fled by lorry, while others had no choice but leap into a frigid mountain lake.
(Thu, 15 Nov 2018 19:13:51 GMT)

Is teenage pregnancy in Kenya on the rise?
Reports of girls giving birth in the exam period prompted a government inquiry into teenage pregnancy.
(Fri, 16 Nov 2018 01:59:13 GMT)

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