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BBC world news headlinesNato chief calls on Russia to save INF missile treaty
Thu, 18 Jul 2019 00:27:03 GMT
Nato chief Jens Stoltenberg calls on Russia to comply with the INF treaty before an August deadline.
El Chapo trial: Mexican drug lord Joaquín Guzmán gets life in prison
Wed, 17 Jul 2019 18:54:56 GMT
The Mexican kingpin was earlier accused of being behind the biggest supplier of drugs to the US.
Opioid crisis: US drug overdose deaths drop by 5.1%
Wed, 17 Jul 2019 21:27:33 GMT
"America's united efforts to curb opioid use disorder and addiction are working," a statement reads.
Brazil dam: How German firm approved Brazil dam before it burst
Wed, 17 Jul 2019 23:02:03 GMT
Six months after nearly 300 people died, new evidence emerges suggesting it could have been prevented.
DR Congo Ebola outbreak declared global health emergency
Wed, 17 Jul 2019 20:05:05 GMT
The rare declaration comes after Ebola killed more than 1,600 people in the DR Congo.
Kevin Spacey: Massachusetts prosecutors drop sex assault case
Wed, 17 Jul 2019 23:20:35 GMT
Prosecutors say they dropped the case after the accuser refused to testify about his missing phone.
Dolphin megapod spotted off California coast swimming alongside boat
Wed, 17 Jul 2019 16:25:49 GMT
Onlookers watched as a huge pod of dolphins - known as a super- or megapod - swam alongside them.
Boeing crash father gives harrowing testimony
Wed, 17 Jul 2019 16:59:14 GMT
Paul Njoroge, who lost his whole family in the 10 March Boeing crash, gives emotional testimony to US Congress.
Turkish diplomat and Iraqi civilian shot dead in Iraqi Kurdistan
Wed, 17 Jul 2019 18:07:24 GMT
Turkey's president condemns the "heinous attack", in which an Iraqi civilian was also killed.
US removes Turkey from F-35 fighter jet programme
Wed, 17 Jul 2019 20:29:45 GMT
This follows deliveries of the first parts of a Russian S-400 missile defence system to Turkey.
Online critics poke fun at Canada 'warship' library
Wed, 17 Jul 2019 20:10:32 GMT
Edmonton residents say the new building looks like "a land-locked ship converted to a library".
Sudan military and civilians sign deal to end deadly turmoil
Wed, 17 Jul 2019 15:54:27 GMT
The military and protesters agree a three-year transition to civilian rule to end the deadly crisis.
The Indian school exam controversy that cost 23 lives
Wed, 17 Jul 2019 23:03:48 GMT
The suicides have put India's competitive exams in the spotlight amid allegations of errors in marking.
Why US bird attacks on humans are on rise
Wed, 17 Jul 2019 19:23:17 GMT
Bird experts say there's been an "incremental increase" in attacks, as people encroach on bird habitats.
Trekking 10,000km across Africa for a football match
Wed, 17 Jul 2019 23:08:32 GMT
A Zimbabwean football fan travels from Cape Town to Cairo by road and finds "Africa is not friendly to Africans".
What to look out for at Comic-Con 2019: Picard, Terminator, Batwoman and more
Wed, 17 Jul 2019 23:36:03 GMT
This year's blockbuster convention will include sneak previews of Batwoman, The Terminator and more.
Should I offset my summer holiday flights?
Wed, 17 Jul 2019 23:14:52 GMT
As more of us worry about our carbon emissions, how can you offset your air travel?
Chennai, the city where drought is visible from space
Wed, 17 Jul 2019 13:36:49 GMT
Chennai is India's sixth largest city, but its residents are relying on trucks and trains to bring them water.
Conjoined twins: Sisters meet surgeons who separated them
Wed, 17 Jul 2019 23:01:58 GMT
Ritaj and Rital were born joined at the head. They're reunited with the doctors who saved their lives.
'The Squad' hit back over Trump's 'racist' tweets in CBS interview
Wed, 17 Jul 2019 17:15:46 GMT
Four Democratic congresswomen targeted by President Trump's tweets respond, in a CBS interview.
Sounding alert about vanishing US coastlines
Wed, 17 Jul 2019 20:55:48 GMT
A new photography book captures the environmental threat to America's coastal region.
Plastic pollution: Could a year's waste circle the Earth four times?
Tue, 16 Jul 2019 23:15:32 GMT
Could a year's global plastic waste circle the Earth four times over?
Syrian conflict: Helping children through the horror of bomb blasts
Tue, 16 Jul 2019 23:45:50 GMT
A new medical guide aims to improve the chances of saving children's lives, and limbs, in war zones.
El Chapo: How Mexico's drug kingpin fell victim to his own legend
Tue, 16 Jul 2019 23:46:37 GMT
The world's most powerful drug kingpin was enamoured by his own legend and it cost him his freedom.
Merkel: The steady woman whose shaking has touched a nation
Tue, 16 Jul 2019 23:55:33 GMT
After three bouts of trembling in public, Germany's Angela Merkel health has come under scrutiny.
Talking about sex no longer so taboo in the Arab world
Wed, 17 Jul 2019 00:02:17 GMT
Discussing sex has long been socially awkward in the Arab world, but there are signs that attitudes are changing.
Storm Area 51: US Air Force warns over Facebook event
Tue, 16 Jul 2019 13:49:01 GMT
More than a million people RSVP to an event calling for people to break into the Nevada base.
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