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Nicky Hayden: Ex-MotoGP champion dies after collision

May 22, 2017 - 1:56pm
Former MotoGP champion Nicky Hayden dies aged 35, five days after being involved in a crash while cycling in Italy.
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South Africa's Western Cape declares drought disaster

May 22, 2017 - 1:11pm
Southern African nations are reeling from a two-year drought, according to the UN.
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Trump: 'I never mentioned the word Israel' to the Russians

May 22, 2017 - 12:59pm
Trump denies telling Russian officials that Israel was the source of highly classified intelligence.
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Hard to miss

May 22, 2017 - 12:30pm
Mountaineers have said an iconic part of the mountain has collapsed but some locals disagree.
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Cyril Hanouna: French host humiliated gay men on live TV

May 22, 2017 - 12:02pm
Cyril Hanouna's "homophobic" prank prompts a record number of viewer complaints.
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Trump visits Western Wall in Jerusalem

May 22, 2017 - 11:59am
He became the first sitting US president to visit the Jewish holy site after delivering Iran warning.
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Russian faithful flock to St Nicholas relics

May 22, 2017 - 11:12am
Crowds of Moscow pilgrims queue to see the relics of St Nicholas, sent on loan from Bari in Italy.
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Lipstick and dresses

May 22, 2017 - 11:01am
Footage from east Mosul, Iraq, reveals the legacy of horror left by so-called Islamic State, but also suggests some of life is returning to normal.
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Indonesian police arrest 141 men over 'gay sex party'

May 22, 2017 - 10:29am
The arrests will be seen as a sign of a growing hostility towards homosexuality in Indonesia.
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Stockpiles of dead tiger and rhino body parts go up in smoke in Nepal

May 22, 2017 - 9:42am
More than 4,000 animal body parts were destroyed to discourage illegal wildlife hunting and trading.
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Zimbabwe hunter 'crushed to death by shot elephant'

May 22, 2017 - 9:39am
The elephant had reportedly picked up Theunis Botha with its trunk before being shot dead.
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EU's Barnier refuses to imagine UK Brexit talks walkout

May 22, 2017 - 9:08am
The European Union's Brexit negotiator says no deal is not an option in talks due to start on 19 June.
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Tokyo police crack down on cosplay kart tour safety

May 22, 2017 - 9:02am
Operators urged to improve safety standards of their fancy dress karting tours.
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Ford gears up for the future with new chief executive

May 22, 2017 - 8:55am
The ousting of Mark Fields comes as Ford battles weak sales, a falling share price and lower profits.
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Turkey crowd taunts coup suspects at mass trial near Ankara

May 22, 2017 - 8:34am
Many of the 221 accused of trying to oust President Erdogan are marched past a hostile crowd.
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Nicole Kidman in Cannes: 'I still act like I'm 21'

May 22, 2017 - 8:28am
The star said in Cannes she likes to make "bold" choices as if she were at the start of her career.
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Microwave mushrooms 'to keep their goodness', scientists say

May 22, 2017 - 8:01am
Grilling and microwaving are the best ways to cook the fungi, a Spanish study says.
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Donald Trump: A rare opportunity to bring peace

May 22, 2017 - 7:40am
President Trump's visit to Israel is expected to focus on reviving the Middle East peace process
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The moment a sea lion pulls a girl under water

May 22, 2017 - 6:58am
Experts warn against getting too close to wild animals after a sea lion pulls a young girl under water.
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French ex-envoy Boris Boillon in mystery cash trial

May 22, 2017 - 6:38am
Ex-ambassador Boris Boillon goes on trial after €350,000 was found in his bags at a Paris station.
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Diary of Dreams performs at the 2016 M’era Luna festival in Hildesheim, Germany. M’era Luna, “one of the biggest dark music events in Germany,” is held each year on the second weekend in August. Close to 25,000 people attend the festival annually to hear gothic, metal and industrial music performed on two large festival-style stages.