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Venezuela row as Congress appoints judges

BBC World News - 3 hours 38 min ago
The government refuses to recognise the opposition-held body's appointments to the Supreme Court.

Sean Spicer quits: White House press secretary plays down 'row'

BBC World News - 3 hours 47 min ago
Donald Trump's spokesman is said to have resigned over the hiring of a new communications director.

Justine Damond shooting: Police chief Janee Harteau quits

BBC World News - 4 hours 13 min ago
Minneapolis mayor says she lost confidence in the chief after officers killed an Australian woman.

Linkin Park cancel North American tour after Chester Bennington death

BBC World News - 5 hours 43 min ago
The tour has been cancelled following the death of singer Chester Bennington on Thursday.

Three Israelis stabbed to death in West Bank attack

BBC World News - 6 hours 43 min ago
The victims were stabbed to death in an attack on a house in a West Bank settlement.

Who is White House communications chief 'The Mooch'?

BBC World News - 6 hours 50 min ago
President Trump has a new White House communications director. Here's what we know...

Hidden Victorian reservoir revealed in Nottingham

BBC World News - 8 hours 41 min ago
The 160-year-old underground reservoir serves about 150,000 people in Nottingham.

Thailand monks: Wirapol Sukphol case highlights country's Buddhism crisis

BBC World News - 8 hours 55 min ago
Thai monk Wirapol Sukphol denies a range of charges but the case points to a wider trend of bad karma.

Gay Germans' joy mixed with adoption angst

BBC World News - 9 hours 6 min ago
Equal marriage will be celebrated at Gay Pride Berlin, but adoption is still a thorny issue.

Norway: The country where no salaries are secret

BBC World News - 9 hours 23 min ago
In Norway, anyone can find out how much anyone else is paid, and it rarely causes problems, writes Lars Bevanger.

The rise of the Comic-Con festival

BBC World News - 9 hours 25 min ago
How Comic-Con has become an annual festival of costumes and comic books - and a multi-million dollar industry.

C-Turtle: The landmine-detecting robot 'turtle'

BBC World News - 9 hours 33 min ago
The disposable robot is made from cardboard and powered by a Raspberry Pi Zero computer.

The week's best news pictures

BBC World News - 9 hours 33 min ago
A selection of the best news photographs from around the world, taken over the past week.

Russian violinist fined $8 for protesting

BBC World News - 9 hours 38 min ago
Andrey Osipov has been put on trial twice for participating in a protest in March.

UK to bring in drone registration

BBC World News - 9 hours 39 min ago
Drone owners will also be required to pass a safety awareness test.

Bosnia's pupils fight ethnically divided education

BBC World News - 9 hours 46 min ago
Meet Bosnia's pupils who are fighting against a deeply divided education system based on religious lines.

How OJ Simpson paved the way for Donald Trump

BBC World News - 10 hours 18 min ago
His trial, and car chase, paved the way for reality TV, and Donald Trump, writes Nick Bryant.

Haydock: Stalls handler dies after incident before race

BBC World News - 10 hours 39 min ago
A stalls handler is pronounced dead at the scene after being run over by the mobile starting stalls at Haydock on Friday.

Walking Dead season 8 trailer released

BBC World News - 10 hours 41 min ago
We break down the five-minute first look of the eighth series, complete with zombies, explosions and surprise ending.

Usain Bolt runs 9.95 seconds to win Monaco Diamond League 100m

BBC World News - 11 hours 29 min ago
Eight-time Olympic champion Usain Bolt runs his first sub-10 second time of the year to win the 100m in Monaco.


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