The latest stories from the World section of the BBC News web site.
Updated: 15 min 32 sec ago
Engineers post selfies to show their diversity
Could Singapore have become a communist state?
The row engulfing Indigenous football star Adam Goodes has sparked a new debate about whether Australia knows how to handle race.
Why some Indian men seek divorce
Disney shares close down 9% after disappointing earnings figures sparking share price falls in rival cable companies.
The US has carried out its first air strike on so-called Islamic State in Syria from a base in Turkey, a Pentagon spokesman has said.
The founder of the Kids Company charity says it will have to "abandon a lot of children" as she confirmed its immediate closure.
Celtic draw in Baku to complete a 1-0 aggregate win over Qarabag and progress to the Champions League play-off round.
Rio Olympics: Deodoro venues are said to be taking shape and on time