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Pakistan row over future of Bin Laden's compound

Fri, 2016-07-22 08:34
A row has erupted in Pakistan over what to do with the land where al-Qaeda leader Osama Bin Laden lived - with the government saying it should be a playground.


Fri, 2016-07-22 08:16
VHS has come unspooled. It's been taped over. The screen has filled with static, then gone blank.

Nice attack: City refuses police call to delete CCTV images

Fri, 2016-07-22 07:39
Local authorities in Nice refuse a request by French anti-terror police to destroy CCTV images of last week's lorry attack.

Doping: Retests uncover 45 new failures from London and Beijing Games

Fri, 2016-07-22 07:28
The International Olympic Committee announces 45 new doping failures from the 2008 and 2012 Games in Beijing and London.

US election: Donald Trump's convention speech and 'the truth'

Fri, 2016-07-22 07:21
Did Donald Trump tell "the truth and nothing else" - as promised - in his acceptance speech at the US Republican convention?

World's 'saddest' polar bear kept in Chinese mall

Fri, 2016-07-22 07:01
Petition to free the "world's saddest polar bear" from a Chinese mall gains more than 330,000 signatures.

Sunburned dolphin spotted in Moray Firth

Fri, 2016-07-22 06:17
A dolphin that was sunburned while stranded out of water on mudflats for 24 hours in May appears to be recovering from its injuries.

How Rajinikanth and Kabali mania swept India

Fri, 2016-07-22 06:01
The release of Kabali is India's film event of the year - but why is it leading to mania, and who is its superstar, Rajinikanth?

Orlando and Nice attacks: Domestic violence links to radicalisation

Fri, 2016-07-22 05:58
In the aftermath of mass killings by lone attackers in Orlando and Nice, we take a look at the links between domestic violence, sexual identity and radicalisation.

Idris Elba: I'm too old to play James Bond

Fri, 2016-07-22 05:57
Actor Idris Elba has said he feels he is "too old" to take over the role of James Bond when Daniel Craig retires from the film series.

Hungarian Grand Prix: Lewis Hamilton heads Nico Rosberg as Mercedes dominate

Fri, 2016-07-22 05:39
Lewis Hamilton heads team-mate Nico Rosberg as Mercedes dominate first practice at the Hungarian Grand Prix.

Prince George's third birthday marked with release of photos

Fri, 2016-07-22 05:28
Four photographs of Prince George at the family home in Norfolk are released by the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge to mark his third birthday.

Brexit sends UK economy to 'seven-year low'

Fri, 2016-07-22 04:57
Data compiled from business questionnaires shows UK economic activity fell to its lowest level since the aftermath of the financial crisis in July.

MH370: Search for missing plane to be suspended not shut down

Fri, 2016-07-22 04:50
The search for Malaysia Airlines flight MH370 will be suspended rather than shut down after the current search area has been scoured, China, Malaysia and Australia say.

Indian military plane goes missing

Fri, 2016-07-22 04:44
Indian military plane with more than 20 people on board missing over Bay of Bengal, Indian air force says

Turks online respond to crackdown

Fri, 2016-07-22 04:44
Turkish prosecutors are targeting those online who supported the failed coup, but varied opinions about the crackdown still exist in the country.

Reporter caught trying to catch Pokemon during State briefing

Fri, 2016-07-22 04:33
State Department spokesman calls out reporter for playing Pokemon Go in briefing

Larung Gar: China 'destroys buildings' at Tibetan Buddhist academy

Fri, 2016-07-22 04:02
Campaign groups say China has been demolishing buildings at Larung Gar, one of the world's largest centres of Buddhist learning.

Five years after Breivik attack, BBC returns to Utoeya

Fri, 2016-07-22 03:11
Five years since 77 Norwegians died at the hands of Anders Behring Breivik, the BBC returns to the island, Utoeya.

Nico Rosberg: Mercedes driver signs new contract with F1 team

Fri, 2016-07-22 03:01
Nico Rosberg extends his stay at Mercedes and will continue to partner triple world champion Lewis Hamilton.