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Obama's advice to Trump: 'Reality has a way of biting back'

January 18, 2017 - 4:33pm
President Barack Obama has revealed his advice to Donald Trump in his final press conference.
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Obama fears moment 'may be passing' for two-state solution

January 18, 2017 - 4:00pm
President Barack Obama also warns Donald Trump against any "sudden, unilateral moves" on the conflict.
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Obama to 'process amazing experience'

January 18, 2017 - 3:42pm
US President Barack Obama has spoke of his plans for life after the White House as a private citizen "to process this amazing experience we've gone through".
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Kevin O'Leary: Shark Tank star launches Tory leadership bid

January 18, 2017 - 2:58pm
Canadian businessman Kevin O'Leary has been toying with the idea of running for months.
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George HW Bush and wife in hospital

January 18, 2017 - 2:21pm
The former president is in intensive care with pneumonia and the ex-first lady is suffering fatigue.
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Why are Democrats boycotting?

January 18, 2017 - 2:17pm
More than 50 House Democrats are boycotting Donald Trump's inauguration ceremony amid a feud between the president-elect and civil rights activist John Lewis.
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Primates 'sliding towards extinction', say scientists

January 18, 2017 - 2:00pm
A report says that 60% of the world's primate species are under threat of extinction.
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Barack Obama gives final news briefing as president

January 18, 2017 - 1:43pm
US President Barack Obama is giving his final news briefing at the White House.
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Syria conflict: Russia and Turkey 'in first joint air strikes on IS'

January 18, 2017 - 1:24pm
Moscow says nine of its jets and eight of Turkey's pounded so-called Islamic State targets.
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Trump's inauguration: An insider's tour

January 18, 2017 - 1:20pm
The day begins early for President-elect Trump at the exclusive White House guest residence.
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Line of cyclists in Bangladesh sets Guinness World Record

January 18, 2017 - 1:15pm
Bangladesh cyclists set a world record for the longest single line of moving bikes.
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Man creates carousel on Helsinki lake

January 18, 2017 - 1:03pm
The 200-tonne ice carousel was created by Janne Kapylehto, using a chainsaw.
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Nigeria air strike error: Urgent plea to evacuate wounded

January 18, 2017 - 12:54pm
The victims of Tuesday's accidental bombing should be compensated, Human Rights Watch says.
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First round over

January 18, 2017 - 12:32pm
The BBC's Kevin Connolly gauges reaction in the European Parliament to the UK PM's Brexit pledges.
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The house that YouTube built

January 18, 2017 - 12:26pm
Cara Brookins constructed a house for her family after leaving an abusive relationship.
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The Gambia's Yahya Jammeh's term extended by parliament

January 18, 2017 - 12:18pm
MPs vote for The Gambia's leader to stay in power for another 90 days rather than step down on Thursday.
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Off the rails

January 18, 2017 - 11:44am
Did an ill-fated train journey really pull Serbia and Kosovo to the brink of conflict?
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Indian woman held for acid attack on ex-lover

January 18, 2017 - 10:41am
The rare attack in India was allegedly carried out by a woman angry at her lover for breaking up.
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Climate change: Data shows 2016 likely to be warmest year yet

January 18, 2017 - 10:39am
Temperature data for 2016 shows it is likely to have edged ahead of 2015 as the world's warmest year.
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Mali car bomb 'kills at least 50 people' in Gao

January 18, 2017 - 10:12am
At least 50 people are killed in northern Mali in a car bomb attack on a military base, officials say.
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