Spike Lee on Floyd: 'This is not new'

The Oscar-winner says wider injustices and inequalities contributed to the current unrest in the US.

George Floyd death: Archbishop attacks Trump as US unrest continues

As fury over George Floyd's killing continues, religious leaders condemn President Trump's actions.

Adama Traoré: French anti-racism protests defy police ban

Echoing US protests, people call for justice for Adama Traoré, who died in 2016 in police custody.

Cyclone Nisarga: Storm set to hit Covid-ravaged Mumbai

Powerful Cyclone Nisarga is likely to make landfall near India's financial capital on Wednesday.

Coronavirus: How lockdown affected Argentina's livelihoods

The prolonged lockdown in Argentina has brought more misery to a country with a troubled economic past.

Facebook's Zuckerberg accused of setting dangerous precedent over Trump

Civil rights chiefs say they are "disappointed and stunned by Mark's incomprehensible explanations".

Zoom sees sales boom amid pandemic

The pandemic has opened up new opportunities for the video conference company.

Tiger King: Joe Exotic's former zoo handed to rival Carole Baskin

A US judge provides the latest chapter in a big cat saga that has gripped Netflix subscribers.

Pakistan 'blasphemy' death row couple's plea for freedom

Shagufta Kausar and Shafqat Emmanuel hope judges in Pakistan will overthrow their 2014 conviction.

Adolf Hitler house to be 'neutralised', Austria says

The government unveils plans to turn Adolf Hitler's birthplace into a police station.

The Somali atheist activists who get death threats

Ayaanle and Kahaa work online to help Somalis who have views that do not square with tradition.

Portraits of Humanity shortlist revealed

Two hundred shortlisted photos aim to show there is more that unites us than sets us apart.

George Floyd death: Trump's church visit shocks religious leaders

The divisive US president's visit to a church amid ongoing nationwide protests drew heavy criticism.

'The reasons why we are protesting'

From police brutality to systemic racism, US protesters explain why they have taken to the streets.

How Europe's art world is welcoming back visitors

Some of Europe's best known art museums are reopening but it will be far from business as usual.

George Floyd: How are African-Americans treated under the law?

We've looked at some of the data around ethnicity and the US crime and justice system.

Nigeria's campus cults: Buccaneers, Black Axe and other feared groups

Nobel laureate Wole Soyinka helped set up university brotherhoods in the 1950s but never imagined what they would become.

Coronavirus: Sex workers fear for their future

Worries about coronavirus transmission spell an uncertain future for millions of sex workers globally.

Coronavirus: Germany divided as states lift lockdown

Different states are easing lockdown at different rates, and some fear infections could rise again.

Asia's fishermen and farmers go digital during virus

Farming communities in South East Asia are embracing online selling for the first time during lockdown.

Coronavirus changes how doctors deal with death

Five doctors administering end-of-life care reflect on the current crisis.

Remote working: How cities might change if we worked from home more

Our homes, transport and city-centre spaces would change if we worked from home for good.

My Money: 'Our alternative quarantine holiday'

Alyssa Hulme from Utah in the US takes us through her weekly spending during the coronavirus pandemic.

Minnesota congresswoman Ilhan Omar on George Floyd protests

The Minnesota congresswoman spoke about widespread US protests that erupted after George Floyd's death.

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