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UK troops to join Nato Kosovo force in 2017

October 22, 2016 - 7:35pm
The UK is to send about 30 soldiers to join the Nato force in Kosovo next year, Defence Secretary Sir Michael Fallon says.
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Campus battleground

October 22, 2016 - 7:32pm
Shut for more than two years because of intense fighting, the University of Benghazi in Libya opens its doors for the graduation of its students.
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Bricked up

October 22, 2016 - 7:30pm
An 1846 short story about a horrific revenge is perhaps the unlikeliest social media trend of the moment.
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Body count

October 22, 2016 - 7:28pm
The Netflix drama, Narcos, about the infamous Colombian drug trafficker Pablo Escobar, cites a shocking statistic on the human cost of the drugs trade. But is it true?
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Venezuelans protest after quashed referendum

October 22, 2016 - 7:24pm
Venezuelan government opponents marched through Caracas after officials blocked their attempts to hold a referendum.
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CEO Secrets: Tattoo queen Kat Von D shares her tips

October 22, 2016 - 7:00pm
Tattoo parlour boss and cosmetics entrepreneur Kat Von D shares her CEO Secrets.
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The voters willing to take a risk on Trump

October 22, 2016 - 5:51pm
BBC Newsnight's Gabriel Gatehouse reports from Youngstown, Ohio on the appeal of Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump.
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Calais migrants: Clashes ahead of 'Jungle' closure

October 22, 2016 - 5:48pm
French police clash with migrants outside the port of Calais at the camp known as the Jungle, which is scheduled to be closed on Monday.
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Syria war: Aleppo ceasefire ends with clashes

October 22, 2016 - 4:33pm
Heavy clashes are reported in the besieged Syrian city of Aleppo soon after a three-day ceasefire ended late on Saturday.
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The Titanic locker key that sold for £85,000

October 22, 2016 - 4:03pm
A key which opened a life jacket locker on the Titanic sells for £85,000.
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US election: Trump outlines plan for first 100 days

October 22, 2016 - 3:55pm
Donald Trump outlines what he would do in his first 100 days if became president, including moves to start deporting up to two million people.
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Death toll in Cameroon train crash rises to 70

October 22, 2016 - 1:24pm
The number of people killed in a train crash in Cameroon on Friday rises to 70, with 600 injured.
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Hairless hamster gets new sweater as winter approaches

October 22, 2016 - 11:51am
A tiny hamster born without any fur in the US state of Oregon gets a custom-made sweater to stay warm this winter.
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'Smart' home devices used as weapons in website attack

October 22, 2016 - 11:33am
Hackers used internet-connected home devices, such as printers and web cameras, to attack popular websites on Friday, security analysts say.
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Mosul battle: Hundreds treated over toxic fumes in Iraq

October 22, 2016 - 11:09am
Hundreds of people in Iraq are treated for the effects of toxic gases after a sulphur plant is set alight in fighting with IS militants.
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Somalia pirates' hostages freed after five years

October 22, 2016 - 10:55am
Twenty-six men held hostage by Somali pirates for nearly five years have been released, international mediators say.
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Everest's first woman climber Junko Tabei dies at 77

October 22, 2016 - 10:14am
The first woman to ascend Everest, Japanese climber Junko Tabei, dies aged 77, her family say.
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Bob Dylan's Nobel silence 'impolite and arrogant'

October 22, 2016 - 9:22am
Bob Dylan's failure to acknowledge his Nobel Prize in literature is "impolite and arrogant", according to a member of the body that awards it.
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Ceta talks: EU hopes to unblock Canada trade deal

October 22, 2016 - 8:51am
The EU Parliament president says he is optimistic that a trade deal between the EU and Canada can be signed despite last-minute obstacles.
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Russian Mi-8 helicopter crashes in Siberia, killing 19

October 22, 2016 - 8:31am
A Russian helicopter carrying 22 people crashes in north-western Siberia, killing at least 19 people, officials say.
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Published on July 11, 2016, the lyrics to The Doves song "Pulse" remind us: “…the steady drumbeat of your “Pulse” — thump, thump, thump — is all that stands between you and eternity.”