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Venezuelan forces 'killed hundreds' - UN

Fri, 06/22/2018 - 6:54am
The United Nations says the rule of law is "virtually absent" in the crisis-wracked country.

Japan: Cannabis plants found growing near MPs' offices

Fri, 06/22/2018 - 6:46am
The country has a no tolerance policy on drugs - it's not clear how the plants got there.

YouTube fans to fund favourite film-makers

Fri, 06/22/2018 - 5:54am
The site will let video-makers charge fans a monthly fee for exclusive content.

Kate Spade's father dies night before designer's funeral

Fri, 06/22/2018 - 4:41am
Kate Spade's father, "heartbroken" over her death, dies a day before the designer is laid to rest.

XXXTentacion's girlfriend is pregnant

Fri, 06/22/2018 - 4:22am
"He left us a final gift," the rapper's mother says, days after his murder in Florida.

Greece hails 'historic' debt relief deal

Fri, 06/22/2018 - 3:55am
The eurozone agrees a long-awaited deal, which pushes back the repayment schedule for Greece's debt.

Activists raped after performing street play

Fri, 06/22/2018 - 2:48am
The women were performing a street play to raise awareness on human trafficking when they were abducted.

India police 'sorry' for lynching photo

Fri, 06/22/2018 - 2:34am
Police apologise for a picture of a lynched man being dragged by a mob with three officers present.

Indonesian Islamic State cleric gets death sentence for Jakarta attack

Fri, 06/22/2018 - 1:12am
Aman Aburrahman was convicted of masterminding an attack in Jakarta that left four civilians dead.

Roseanne spinoff The Conners ordered - without Roseanne

Thu, 06/21/2018 - 9:40pm
The Conners features many of the original cast, after ABC dropped Roseanne Barr over a racist tweet.

Airbus warns no-deal Brexit could see it leave UK

Thu, 06/21/2018 - 8:49pm
The European planemaker says no-deal Brexit would force it to reconsider its investments in the UK.

Italy to seize NGO rescue ships as migrant row deepens

Thu, 06/21/2018 - 7:51pm
Italy claims the two boats, carrying hundreds of migrants, are "illegally" flying the Dutch flag.

EU tariffs on US goods come into force

Thu, 06/21/2018 - 7:42pm
The European Union has gone ahead with retaliatory duties against $2.8bn worth of US-made products.

Quiz: What record has The Greatest Showman broken?

Thu, 06/21/2018 - 7:34pm
It's the weekly news quiz - have you been paying attention to what's been going on in the world over the past seven days?

Windrush generation: Three stories

Thu, 06/21/2018 - 7:31pm
Three people tell their stories about coming to the UK on the Windrush.

Migrant children: Pentagon asked to house migrant minors

Thu, 06/21/2018 - 7:28pm
The US grapples with the issue of accommodation for migrant children, as Melania Trump visits Texas.

Africa's week in pictures: 15-21 June 2018

Thu, 06/21/2018 - 7:20pm
A selection of the best photos from across Africa this week.

The Indian women lighting the way for change

Thu, 06/21/2018 - 7:17pm
In India's desert state of Rajasthan, rural women are training as solar entrepreneurs, to bring power to those living off grid.

Reality Check: Could Turkey's next president be too powerful?

Thu, 06/21/2018 - 7:09pm
A new system of government was approved in a controversial referendum last year.

‘How a bus saved my life’: Life as a widow in Pakistan

Thu, 06/21/2018 - 7:09pm
Asia, a widow in Pakistan, is broke gender stereotypes by becoming female bus driver.


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