BBC News - World
Updated: 11 min ago
Many of the fake news websites that sprang up during the US election campaign have been traced to a small city in Macedonia, where teenagers are pumping out sensationalist stories to earn cash from advertising.
Along with making a religious statement, the hijab is now central to fashion in the Muslim world.
Despite not having been paid for months, these surgeons are fighting for lives on childbirth wards.
Women in India are "loitering" together at night time to change attitudes about what females can do.
Three Lebanese women have launched an app designed to stop street harassment.
Villagers in Brindapur, West Bengal, have gone back to bartering because of India's cash crisis.
How Chris Gardner went from sleeping rough with his young son on the floor of a public toilet to the life of a multi-millionaire investor.
A small tornado descends on Russia's Olympic city Sochi as stormy weather batters the coastline.
A man and his dog are airlifted from chest-high floods in the Costa del Sol region of Spain.
Adults who groom children into committing crimes could be targeted under new laws in Australia.
The number of people confirmed dead in a warehouse fire in California rises to 33.
The US Army denies access for an oil pipeline in North Dakota in a victory for Native American activists.