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Electric car sets world acceleration record

June 23, 2016 - 6:42pm
An electric racing car built by Swiss student engineers has broken the world record for acceleration by battery-powered vehicles.
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Inside a Farc rebel camp in Western Colombia

June 23, 2016 - 5:52pm
The BBC's Will Grant gained access to a Farc camp in Western Colombia.
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EgyptAir Flight MS804 recorders to go to Paris for repairs

June 23, 2016 - 5:46pm
Damaged flight recorders from the EgyptAir aircraft which crashed last month will be sent to France for repairs, Egyptian investigators say.
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The heroin vigilante

June 23, 2016 - 5:45pm
After a Pennsylvania man was stopped and arrested with a cache of weapons in New York's Holland Tunnel, a complicated story about the ravages of heroin in a small town emerged.
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One man's war on heroin in the US

June 23, 2016 - 5:45pm
A man who lost his daughter to heroin became set on rescuing other young drug addicts.
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Freddie Gray death: Baltimore officer cleared of murder

June 23, 2016 - 3:45pm
Baltimore police officer Caesar Goodson has been found not guilty in US trial for murder of black detainee Freddie Gray.
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Migrant crisis: 4,500 rescued in Mediterranean in one day

June 23, 2016 - 3:35pm
The Italian navy and coastguard say they have rescued about 4,500 migrants from dozens of small boats in the Mediterranean during the course of Thursday.
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Obama migrant plan fails to pass supreme court

June 23, 2016 - 3:22pm
A Supreme Court deadlock over Barack Obama’s plan to shield people living illegally is a major blow to the president and denies access to work permits to millions.
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US Democrats end gun control sit-in

June 23, 2016 - 2:51pm
US Democrats end their sit-in protest over gun control after more than 24 hours occupying the floor of the House.
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Timelapse shows five-year World Trade Center station build

June 23, 2016 - 2:26pm
Timelapse video shows the five year construction of the World Trade Center Transportation Hub in New York.
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Turkey guilty verdict for depicting Erdogan as Gollum

June 23, 2016 - 2:19pm
A Turkish man gets a suspended one-year jail term for insulting President Recep Tayyip Erdogan by depicting him as the Gollum character from the Lord of the Rings.
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Volkswagen 'to pay $10bn' for US emissions scandal

June 23, 2016 - 1:57pm
Volkswagen agrees to pay $10.2bn (£6.9bn) to settle some claims in the US from its emissions cheating scandal, according to reports.
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Pakistan mourns Amjad Sabri after Taliban killing

June 23, 2016 - 12:47pm
Pakistan is mourning one of its most famous singers, Amjad Sabri, who was shot dead in Karachi by militants.
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Goalmouth eruption

June 23, 2016 - 12:33pm
The Icelandic commentator whose hyperactive reaction to his team's success made him famous speaks about the 'hectic' time he has had.
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German Viernheim cinema attacker shot dead

June 23, 2016 - 12:07pm
A masked man who reportedly fired shots in a cinema complex in western Germany has been shot dead by police.
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German mural of dead Syrian boy Alan Kurdi vandalised

June 23, 2016 - 11:56am
Vandals in Germany ruin a giant mural of Alan Kurdi, the little Syrian boy whose death became headline news last year.
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German Viernheim cinema complex attacker shot dead

June 23, 2016 - 11:43am
A masked man who reportedly fired shots in a cinema complex in western Germany has been shot dead by police, the state's interior minister says.
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Republicans dismiss gun-control protest as publicity stunt

June 23, 2016 - 11:03am
Republicans dismiss as a "publicity stunt" a continuing sit-in protest over gun laws by Democrats in the US House of Representatives.
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Syria conflict: US-backed forces 'enter IS-held Manbij'

June 23, 2016 - 11:03am
A US-backed alliance of Kurdish and Arab fighters reportedly advances into a strategically important Syrian town held by so-called Islamic State.
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Disney sues over Chinese cartoon 'strikingly similar' to Cars hit

June 23, 2016 - 11:00am
A week after Shanghai Disney opened its doors, the US entertainment giant is suing over a Chinese cartoon it says shares striking similarities with its Cars hit.
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Fransini Giraldo is a Colombian girl who dances her own style of Salsa. In this video, she dances to the rhythm of Sonora Carruseles de Colombia, presumably in the Colombia countryside. Published July 16, 2013.