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A quick look at the stars as they step out on the red carpet at this year's Oscars
The US must investigate the "stupid mission" in Yemen that saw his son killed, Bill Owens says.
Angry taxi drivers bring parts of Melbourne to a halt in a protest over planned industry reform.
So-called Islamic State is using commercial drones to drop bombs as it fights to hold west Mosul.
Speaking on the Oscars red carpet Moonlight director Barry Jenkins says he believes the ceremony will get political
As the inquiry into child sexual abuse begins its first public hearings, one victim tells his story.
How Selina Juul devotes all her time to reducing food waste.
Remittances sent home by migrant workers account for 30% of the economy in Lesotho.
How the men of Chad's Wodaabe culture go about finding their brides at a desert festival where the stress is on make-up and clothes.
Ikea's humble bookcase epitomises a relentless pursuit of lower costs and acceptable functionality.
Since the ceasefire between the Colombia government and the Farc rebels came into force in December many Farc women fighters have put down their guns and started families instead.
The Indian man who survived a shooting in a bar which claimed the life of his best friend Srinivas Kutchibhotla, has been speaking about the ordeal for the first time.
How technology and disillusionment with mainstream media is affecting France's presidential election.
Five years ago, Jonathan Spollen was travelling in India - then he vanished. What might have happened?
He gained an audience of millions as host of The People's Court in the 1980s and early 1990s.
The injured friend of Olathe shooting victim Srinivas Kuchibhotla - and his widow - talk to the BBC.
The mystery surrounding the killing of Kim Jong-nam leaves more questions than answers two weeks on. Rupert Wingfield-Hayes went to Kuala Lumpur to try and find out.
Actor Bill Paxton, known for roles in Aliens and Titanic, has died aged 61, his family tell US media
Pro-Russian rebels in eastern Ukraine seized a drone at gunpoint from OSCE monitors on Friday.
Meryl Streep's choice of Oscars dress sparks a bitter dispute with designer Karl Lagerfeld.