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Tyre Nichols: Biden urges calm over Memphis police murder case
Fri, 27 Jan 2023 03:30:24 GMT
Video of the traffic stop arrest in Memphis that led to Tyre Nichols' death is due to be released on Friday.

Ukraine war: Zelensky's government launches anti-corruption drive
Fri, 27 Jan 2023 06:42:07 GMT
The government in Kyiv is trying to tackle corruption head-on, but it's a risky strategy.

Peru unrest: Police to dismantle roadblocks set by protesters
Fri, 27 Jan 2023 04:51:15 GMT
The government says security forces will take down barricades set up by opponents of President Dina Boluarte.

Haiti police riot after crime gangs kill 14 officers
Thu, 26 Jan 2023 22:59:11 GMT
Fourteen police officers have died since the start of 2023 amid a huge surge in gang violence.

George Santos: Drag queen claims embroil embattled congressman
Fri, 27 Jan 2023 02:47:04 GMT
A Republican who has criticised LGBT people becomes television comedy fodder as pictures from his past resurface.

Ukraine: US sanctions Chinese firm helping Russia's Wagner Group
Fri, 27 Jan 2023 06:21:33 GMT
Spacety China allegedly supplied satellite imagery of Ukraine to support Wagner's combat operations.

Nine Palestinians killed in Israeli raid in Jenin
Fri, 27 Jan 2023 03:21:21 GMT
The heaviest death toll in years came as troops battled militants in the flashpoint West Bank town.

Spain church attacks: Suspect was facing deportation
Thu, 26 Jan 2023 22:01:15 GMT
A 25-year-old Moroccan is detained after a church caretaker is killed and a priest injured.

Cameras show tornado ripping through Texas town
Thu, 26 Jan 2023 20:38:51 GMT
The CCTV footage reveals the moment a tornado touched down and tore through Deer Creek.

Woman arrested for enrolling as New Jersey high school student
Thu, 26 Jan 2023 23:55:02 GMT
The 29-year-old allegedly used a fake birth certificate to attend the high school in New Jersey.

Czechs to vote in second round of presidential election
Fri, 27 Jan 2023 00:08:39 GMT
Former PM Andrej Babis and retired Nato general Petr Pavel are vying for the ceremonial but influential post.

Egypt archaeology: Gold-covered mummy among latest discoveries
Thu, 26 Jan 2023 19:18:47 GMT
The mummy was found inside a sarcophagus that has remained unopened for 4,300 years.

Truck attacker guilty of killing 8 on NYC bike path
Thu, 26 Jan 2023 23:20:06 GMT
The Uzbekistan native may face the death penalty for what was the city's deadliest terrorist attack since 9/11.

They sold a Picasso to flee the Nazis - now their heirs want it back
Thu, 26 Jan 2023 21:36:18 GMT
In 1938, Woman Ironing was sold to escape Germany. Now the heirs of the original owner want it back.

Tyre Nichols: What is the 'Scorpion' unit of Memphis police?
Fri, 27 Jan 2023 03:31:15 GMT
The special police squad unit focuses on violent crime, but critics say it has a reputation for brutality.

South Korea: 'Protesting for 20 years and still no equal rights'
Fri, 27 Jan 2023 00:44:32 GMT
Disability rights activists are disrupting rush hour in Seoul's subway stations to demand better access.

MLMs: Lured into India's get-rich-quick selling schemes
Fri, 27 Jan 2023 00:44:18 GMT
QNET is being investigated by Indian authorities for suspected money-laundering.

Cost of living: How onions became a luxury in the Philippines
Fri, 27 Jan 2023 00:49:14 GMT
The staple ingredient has become a symbol of the country's rising cost of living.

Hemp makes a comeback in the construction industry
Fri, 27 Jan 2023 00:07:49 GMT
A revival of hemp cultivation in Portugal has spurred the use of hemp blocks in construction.

Israel-Palestinian conflict: Fears of wider flare-up after deadly Jenin raid
Thu, 26 Jan 2023 18:14:19 GMT
What's behind the raid on the West Bank city, which led to nine Palestinian deaths on Thursday?

Tennessee official 'sickened' by footage of Tyre Nichols arrest
Thu, 26 Jan 2023 20:51:59 GMT
Tyre Nichols, 29, was stopped in Memphis on 7 January for reckless driving and died three days later.

Man smashes vehicle into Colorado police station
Thu, 26 Jan 2023 19:10:52 GMT
The driver has been charged with several offences, including attempted murder.

Gaza's only all-girl boxing club finds a home
Thu, 26 Jan 2023 18:20:08 GMT
After training women on the beach and in a garage, Osama has now moved to a professional centre.

Drone footage shows extent of damage after Jenin raid
Thu, 26 Jan 2023 11:12:50 GMT
Nine Palestinians have been killed in an Israeli military raid in the occupied West bank, Palestinian officials say.

Lucky escape after bus plunges into Turkey lake
Thu, 26 Jan 2023 12:35:46 GMT
CCTV shows the driver lose control of the steering wheel in an accident that left no-one seriously hurt.

Ros Atkins on... Germany's Ukraine tank decision
Wed, 25 Jan 2023 21:11:51 GMT
The BBC's Analysis Editor examines the background to Germany's decision to send Leopard 2 tanks to Ukraine.

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