Boris Johnson wins race to be UK Tory leader and PM
He beat Jeremy Hunt in a ballot of party members and will enter Downing Street on Wednesday.
07/23/2019 12:21 PM
Russia-China 'joint air patrol' sees Japan and South Korea scramble jets
The patrol near disputed islands prompts both South Korea and Japan to send up jets.
07/23/2019 05:41 PM
Europe heatwave: French city of Bordeaux hits record temperature
The French city of Bordeaux hits its highest temperature since records began with 41.2C (106.1F).
07/23/2019 03:55 PM
Lebanon civil war: From rival fighters to side-by-side bikers
Once Mawran and Elie fought for rival militias in Lebanon's civil war - now they've become close friends.
07/23/2019 07:20 PM
Van with $140m of drugs crashes into police car in Sydney
Australian police recovered 273kg of methamphetamine after they tracked down the vehicle.
07/23/2019 06:05 AM
Tourist couple murder: Teenage boys named as suspects
Two Canadian teenage boys are key suspects in killing of young couple shot to death on holiday.
07/23/2019 03:47 PM
Singapore seizes elephant ivory and pangolin scales in record $48m haul
They were bound for Vietnam in containers that were falsely declared to contain timber.
07/23/2019 05:36 AM
Technology giants' power to be probed in US
Firms like Facebook, Google, Amazon and Apple will be scrutinised in a Department of Justice probe.
07/23/2019 06:02 PM
'US citizen wrongfully detained' by border patrol
The Hispanic teen was stopped at a checkpoint and has been held for nearly a month, his lawyer says.
07/23/2019 05:33 PM
Puerto Rico police launch tear gas at protesters
As Governor Ricardo Rossello resists calls to resign, huge protests in San Juan ended in violence.
07/23/2019 02:50 PM
Li Peng: Former Chinese premier known as 'Butcher of Beijing' dies at 90
Li was best known for backing the use of force against protesters in Tiananmen Square in 1989.
07/23/2019 02:22 PM
Greta Thunberg speech: French MPs boycott teen ‘apocalypse guru’
The teen activist is ridiculed by some French MPs ahead of her speech to parliament.
07/23/2019 05:48 PM
Germany shooting: Eritrean attacked 'because of skin colour'
An Eritrean man was wounded in a drive-by shooting in what police condemn as a xenophobic attack.
07/23/2019 10:43 AM
Russian boxer dies of his injuries
Russian boxer Maxim Dadashev has died at the age of 28 following injuries suffered in his IBF light-welterweight fight against Subriel Matias.
07/23/2019 03:38 PM
Stopping child marriage with solar lanterns
Girls in Ethiopia are being given solar lamps to help stop child marriage and keep them in school.
07/23/2019 07:19 PM
Russians use bloody make-up to tackle domestic abuse
Russian social media activists are calling for the government to pass a domestic abuse bill.
07/23/2019 08:42 AM
Boris Johnson: Do Americans recognise UK's new prime minister?
Boris Johnson is the UK's new prime minister. He reminds some Americans of a certain US politician.
07/23/2019 01:42 PM
Robert Mueller hearings: What questions might he face?
The former FBI director faces questions from Congress about his report on the Trump campaign and Russia.
07/22/2019 06:22 PM
The rise of India’s viral wedding photoshoots
Some newlyweds in India are shunning traditional photos in favour of exotic photoshoots they hope will go viral online.
07/22/2019 07:11 PM
Treasured family photos buried to hide the past
One family's treasured photographs that were hidden from the Khmer Rouge regime in Cambodia.
07/22/2019 07:09 PM
Iran crisis: A tale of two tankers
When Iran seized a UK-flagged tanker last week, it might have felt like a surprise move. But it wasn't.
07/22/2019 07:07 PM
Woburn elephants stay cool with ice sculpture likeness
Woburn Safari Park gives the animals an icy treat to help them cope with the hot weather.
07/22/2019 10:16 AM
Wheelchair basketball player Abdi Jama: I'm lucky to be alive
Abdi Jama was paralysed after a fall. Now he's an international wheelchair basketball player for Great Britain.
07/22/2019 07:12 PM
The horrific consequences of rubber's toxic past
The appalling treatment of Congo's rubber workers led to the world's first photographic human rights campaign.
07/23/2019 07:10 PM
Justice for Victoria: 'Nursery rape' of toddler leaves Myanmar reeling
The country is demanding Justice for Victoria, but many question whether it will be achieved.
07/23/2019 07:02 PM
Italy's League: Russian oil allegations grip Salvini's party
Prosecutors are reportedly investigating an alleged secret scheme to fund the ruling League party.
07/23/2019 07:05 PM
India turns to electric vehicles to beat pollution
Home to some of the world's most polluted cities, India has announced a big push for electric vehicles.
07/23/2019 07:04 PM
How the rumour mill 'killed off' Turkmenistan's president
Fake news spread like wildfire this weekend in Turkmenistan - one of the most secretive states in the world.
07/23/2019 10:04 AM
What's the best way to stay awake in meetings?
Most of us have experienced meeting-induced drowsiness - here are six tips to beating it.
07/23/2019 10:56 AM
Busisiwe Mkhwebane: The corruption fighter surrounded by scandal
South Africa's highest court has ruled that Busisiwe Mkhwebane lied under oath.
07/22/2019 01:10 PM
How Japan's trade row with South Korea could hit tech supplies
A trade row between Japan and South Korea could pose a threat to supplies of smartphones and devices.
07/22/2019 07:17 PM
JS Ondara: The Kenyan rising star singing about life in Trump's America
Rising singer talks Bob Dylan, touring with Neil Young and America's intolerance of immigrants.
07/22/2019 07:18 PM
Hong Kong protests: Were triads involved in the attacks?
The masked men attacked protesters with wooden sticks and metal rods - but were they triad members?
07/22/2019 01:46 PM
Should robots ever look like us?
Some think humanoid robots will be easier to interact with, but others think we'll find them creepy.
07/22/2019 07:16 PM
Robert Morgenthau: New York prosecutor who battled the mafia
During four decades in power, the legendary lawyer targeted the mob and white collar criminals.
07/22/2019 11:28 AM
Zara dress: What to do when everyone's wearing the same as you
The white and black polka dot dress has become so popular people are starting to disguise it.
07/22/2019 07:14 PM
Newcastle sign Brazilian striker Joelinton for club record £40m
Newcastle United have signed striker Joelinton from Hoffenheim for a club record £40m fee.
07/23/2019 03:35 PM
'You're a loser, I'm a winner' - ugly scenes as GB's Duncan Scott refuses to share podium with Sun Yang
Britain's Duncan Scott, the bronze medallist, refuses to share the podium with China's 200m freestyle gold medallist Sun Yang, who served a three-month drugs ban in 2014.
07/23/2019 09:41 AM
Uzbek wrestler becomes 60th London 2012 athlete disqualified for doping
Uzbek freestyle wrestler Artur Taymazov becomes the eighth gold medallist from London 2012 to be disqualified after a doping sample re-test.
07/23/2019 03:39 PM
Thomas recovers from crash as Ewan wins stage 16
Caleb Ewan wins the 16th stage of the Tour de France, with Julian Alaphilippe remaining 95 seconds ahead of Geraint Thomas overall.
07/23/2019 01:15 PM
Seattle Mariners fan takes great baseball catch with child on his lap
A Seattle Mariners fan takes a great barehanded catch while his son is sat on his lap during their Mariner's Major League Baseball game against the Los Angeles Angels.
07/23/2019 06:34 AM
T20 Blast: Dawid Malan's stunning century for Middlesex sees off Surrey at The Oval
Watch Dawid Malan score 117 from just 57 balls and inspire Middlesex to victory in their T20 Blast match against Surrey at The Oval.
07/23/2019 04:50 PM
Boris Johnson: 'The boy who wanted to be world king'
Political documentary maker Michael Cockerell profiles Britain's new prime minister, Boris Johnson.
07/23/2019 07:27 PM
What has Boris Johnson said about other countries and their leaders?
One country will "sacrifice many sheep in Boris' honour". Even if its president might not be thrilled.
07/23/2019 07:28 PM
What is Boris Johnson's Brexit plan?
Reality Check looks at the Brexit plan of the new prime minister.
07/23/2019 10:03 AM