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CIA chief: North Korea 'on cusp' of nuclear capability

October 20, 2017 - 1:38am
The head of the CIA says the North is close to being able to hit the US with a nuclear missile.
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Harvey Weinstein: Tarantino knew about film mogul's alleged misconduct

October 20, 2017 - 1:06am
The famed director worked closely with the Hollywood producer accused of many sexual assaults.
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Brexit talks: Michel Barnier focuses on three things

October 19, 2017 - 11:54pm
The EU's chief Brexit negotiator has consistently called for agreement on these three things before talks go on.
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Assisted dying: Australia state lawmakers in 26-hour debate

October 19, 2017 - 11:27pm
A state legislature passes a landmark assisted dying bill after 26 hours, but one hurdle remains.
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Reality Check

October 19, 2017 - 8:42pm
How badly are women represented in China's Communist Party and how does it compare?
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Jail jokes

October 19, 2017 - 8:41pm
How comedy workshops are helping inmates in Mexico's notoriously dangerous jails.
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Living art: Meet Harajuku's ethereal fashion icon

October 19, 2017 - 8:40pm
Minori reinvented a Japanese street fashion style eight years ago that now has a worldwide following.
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Naturally stylish

October 19, 2017 - 8:32pm
A selection of the best photos from across Africa and of Africans this week.
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Actress Tippi Hedren talks about being sexually harassed by Alfred Hitchcock.

October 19, 2017 - 8:25pm
Tippi Hedren on being sexually harassed in the 1960's by Alfred Hitchcock.
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India's first complete transgender couple are hoping to marry

October 19, 2017 - 8:20pm
Sukanyeah and Aarav met at a gender reassignment clinic. Now they're planning a wedding.
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North Korea urges Australia to distance itself from US

October 19, 2017 - 8:16pm
The Australian government should distance itself from the Trump administration, a letter says.
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7 days quiz

October 19, 2017 - 8:13pm
A weekly quiz of the news, 7 days 7 questions.
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Pollution linked to one in six deaths

October 19, 2017 - 7:51pm
Pollution has been linked to nine million deaths each year worldwide, according to a report in The Lancet.
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Florence church tourist killed by falling stone fragment

October 19, 2017 - 6:57pm
Spanish tourist dies after being struck by falling stone fragment at Florence's Santa Croce basilica.
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White House chief of staff John Kelly defends Trump over widow remarks

October 19, 2017 - 6:16pm
Gen John Kelly says he is "broken-hearted" by a lawmaker's criticism of Mr Trump's condolence call.
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US senators respond to 'average' politicians' face photo

October 19, 2017 - 6:03pm
The BBC has created an image combining all members of Congress. What does Capitol Hill think of the result?
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General Kelly delivers emotional Trump defence

October 19, 2017 - 4:33pm
White House aide John Kelly, who lost his son at war, says he advised the president before he called bereaved families.
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Catalan crisis: EU leaders rule out involvement in crisis

October 19, 2017 - 4:27pm
Donald Tusk says there is no room for "any kind" of mediation or action on Catalonia.
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Pakistan militant leader 'killed by drone' in Afghanistan

October 19, 2017 - 2:44pm
Omar Khalid Khorasani led Jamaat-ul-Ahrar, a faction behind bomb attacks inside Pakistan.
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George W Bush decries bigotry and conspiracy theories

October 19, 2017 - 2:38pm
The former president talks about the state of US politics, in comments seen as a rebuke of Donald Trump.
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