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The Brazilians taking a UK mining project to court
Wed, 24 Apr 2024 05:00:07 GMT
Brazil Iron calls itself a sustainable mining company. Local residents call its project a disaster.

Burying Trump stories was 'agreement among friends'
Tue, 23 Apr 2024 20:00:46 GMT
Former National Enquirer publisher David Pecker testified about relationship with Trump and Cohen for hours.

Congress clears $95bn aid package for Ukraine and Israel
Wed, 24 Apr 2024 04:43:19 GMT
President Biden is expected to sign the package, which includes a potential TikTok ban, into law.

UN 'horrified' by Gaza hospital mass grave reports
Tue, 23 Apr 2024 18:15:43 GMT
Palestinian officials say more than 300 bodies have been found at Nasser and al-Shifa hospitals.

Russian official detained for alleged bribe-taking
Tue, 23 Apr 2024 23:24:34 GMT
Deputy Defence Minister Timur Ivanov oversaw military infrastructure projects.

Huge protest in Argentina against education cuts
Wed, 24 Apr 2024 00:22:38 GMT
Thousands marched in Buenos Aires on Tuesday calling on President Milei to preserve university funding.

'Lost' Gustav Klimt painting to be auctioned
Tue, 23 Apr 2024 23:31:07 GMT
Mystery surrounds the unfinished Portrait of Fraulein Lieser, which could fetch more than €50m.

Dozens die after boat capsizes off Djibouti coast
Tue, 23 Apr 2024 18:14:03 GMT
Officials say those aboard were returning home to Ethiopia from Yemen and some are still missing.

Tesla brings forward new models as profits slump
Wed, 24 Apr 2024 00:19:42 GMT
The EV maker brings forward launch plans for new models as profits drop by more than half.

US Senate passes bill that could see TikTok banned
Wed, 24 Apr 2024 04:57:16 GMT
The app's owner, ByteDance, has nine months to sell its stake or face being blocked in the US.

'Male' hippo in Japanese zoo found to be female
Tue, 23 Apr 2024 18:10:41 GMT
A DNA test was carried out because Gen-chan did not display typical male hippo behaviour.

Baltimore says ship in bridge wreck was 'unseaworthy'
Tue, 23 Apr 2024 15:40:18 GMT
The city lawsuit says the vessel had "an inconsistent power supply" before it slammed into the span last month.

Restart aid to Palestinian UN agency, EU urges
Wed, 24 Apr 2024 04:15:27 GMT
Countries including the US and UK are still withholding funds over Israel's claims against UNRWA.

Justice department to pay survivors of Nassar abuse $138m
Wed, 24 Apr 2024 01:06:01 GMT
The FBI's watchdog found it made errors when told of sexual abuse by US gymnastics team doctor Larry Nassar.

NYC campus extends remote classes amid Gaza protests
Tue, 23 Apr 2024 21:38:38 GMT
The hybrid learning comes amid reports of antisemitic harassment around Columbia University.

Spain accidentally releases alleged Dutch cartel boss
Tue, 23 Apr 2024 19:19:10 GMT
The 46-year-old walked free after a Dutch extradition request sparked confusion in Spanish courts.

Girl, 7, among five dead on Channel migrant boat
Tue, 23 Apr 2024 20:30:23 GMT
French authorities say the victims had boarded an overloaded boat which was attempting to reach the UK.

What is the UK's plan to send asylum seekers to Rwanda?
Tue, 23 Apr 2024 09:59:29 GMT
The UK government has passed new legislation to let it send some asylum seekers to Rwanda.

Hope Hostel in Rwanda says it's ready for first migrants from UK
Mon, 22 Apr 2024 21:00:02 GMT
Rwanda is gearing up to welcome deported asylum seekers now the landmark UK bill has passed.

Why a plane to Rwanda won't be taking off any time soon
Mon, 22 Apr 2024 23:15:30 GMT
The Rwanda bill has finally been approved - but planes won't be taking off imminently.

Arrests and anger at US university pro-Palestinian demos
Tue, 23 Apr 2024 10:21:23 GMT
Dozens of student protesters have been arrested at Columbia, Yale and New York University in recent days.

BBC witnesses boarding of boat which left five dead
Tue, 23 Apr 2024 12:25:12 GMT
The BBC's Andrew Harding, in France, witnesses people clambering aboard a small boat bound for the UK.

Dashcam video shows dramatic rescue from burning car
Mon, 22 Apr 2024 20:47:27 GMT
Drivers in Minnesota stopped in the middle of a highway to help pull a man out from a vehicle on fire.

TV tower breaks in half after strike on Ukraine
Mon, 22 Apr 2024 16:58:54 GMT
The local military says that digital TV has been cut off in the surrounding area.

Baby born by emergency caesarean as mother killed in Gaza
Mon, 22 Apr 2024 13:16:36 GMT
The infant's entire immediate family died in Israeli air strikes on Rafah on Saturday night.

Train cars catch fire while moving through Ontario
Mon, 22 Apr 2024 17:46:50 GMT
Local officials reported no injuries after five train cars were spotted ablaze heading towards a downtown area.

Bridge collapses as floods hit China's south
Mon, 22 Apr 2024 05:56:31 GMT
The country's south has been battered by heavy rainfall, with tens of thousands of people evacuated.

Watch US House pass critical Ukraine aid package
Sat, 20 Apr 2024 18:19:09 GMT
The long-awaited vote comes as Kyiv faces a weapons shortage in its fight against Russia.

Moment huge explosion rocks Iraq military base
Sat, 20 Apr 2024 13:23:33 GMT
Local security officials said one person was killed and eight others wounded.

BBC reporter at Trump trial as man sets himself on fire
Fri, 19 Apr 2024 18:37:55 GMT
The BBC's Nada Tawfik was outside the New York court where Donald Trump's trial is taking place.

Armenians fear another war despite talk of peace
Wed, 24 Apr 2024 03:44:36 GMT
Ethnic Armenians who lost their homes in Nagorno-Karabakh worry Azerbaijan plans another war.

'We need a miracle' - Israeli and Palestinian economies battered by war
Wed, 24 Apr 2024 00:35:26 GMT
Six months of conflict have also taken a heavy economic toll.

The fate of Korea's 'first and biggest' sex festival
Tue, 23 Apr 2024 21:11:11 GMT
It was to feature events like a bondage fashion show. But then the authorities cracked down.

Bruises and broken ribs — Palestinian deaths in Israeli prisons
Mon, 22 Apr 2024 23:31:51 GMT
The prison service did not directly address reports 13 prisoners had died since last October.

Booing your own anthem - Hong Kong and a dilemma
Mon, 22 Apr 2024 21:51:20 GMT
Beijing's increasing influence has led to speculation that Hong Kong's days of an independent football scene are numbered.

What $61bn US aid boost could mean for Ukraine
Wed, 24 Apr 2024 01:44:46 GMT
After weeks of Russian advances, there are three areas where Ukraine could now strengthen its defences.

Zuma scores court hat-trick over South Africa election
Tue, 23 Apr 2024 00:54:09 GMT
How the country's former president is thwarting attempts to bar him from contesting the polls.

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