White nationalists are 'clowns' - Trump aide

White nationalists are 'clowns' - Trump aide

The usually low-profile chief White House strategist turns on a movement he is seen as cultivating.

Burials for Sierra Leone mudslide victims

Burials for Sierra Leone mudslide victims

About 150 bodies that have been identified or have decomposed have been interred, officials say.

Politician dons burka in Australian Senate

Politician dons burka in Australian Senate

The Australian far-right leader's stunt came ahead of her bid to ban the garment in the nation.

Saudi border to open for Qatari pilgrims attending Hajj

Saudi border to open for Qatari pilgrims attending Hajj

The move comes after the first high-level meeting between the two neighbours since ties were cut.

Migrant crisis: Spain rescues 600 people in busiest day

Migrant crisis: Spain rescues 600 people in busiest day

More than 9,000 people have arrived in Spain so far this year - three times as many as last year.

Tom Cruise injury halts Mission: Impossible 6 filming

Tom Cruise injury halts Mission: Impossible 6 filming

Paramount Pictures confirms that actor Tom Cruise broke his ankle during filming of a stunt.

Chinese media 'racist' video on India clash sparks anger

Chinese media 'racist' video on India clash sparks anger

It features a Chinese actor in a turban and fake beard, mockingly assuming an Indian accent.

Venezuela prison 'massacre' kills 37

Venezuela prison 'massacre' kills 37

Special interior ministry forces were sent in to regain control of the jail in Puerto Ayacucho.

Grace Mugabe asks for diplomatic immunity in S Africa case

Grace Mugabe asks for diplomatic immunity in S Africa case

South African police say they still want her in court to answer allegations of assault on a model.

Business councils disband over Trump remarks

Business councils disband over Trump remarks

Mr Trump's comments about violence in Charlottesville had sparked a series of resignations.

Australian justice minister denies UK citizenship

Australian justice minister denies UK citizenship

Michael Keenan says he renounced his dual status in 2004, as an Australian political row drags on.

Freeze-dried dung gives clue to Asian elephant stress

Freeze-dried dung gives clue to Asian elephant stress

Indian scientists say they can monitor the physiological health of elephants by analysing their dung.

US woman confronts her neighbour over Nazi flag

US woman confronts her neighbour over Nazi flag

Page Blaswell couldn't believe her eyes when she drove past a home flying a Nazi flag in North Carolina.

Mumbai's blue dogs

Mumbai's blue dogs

Animal rights campaigners say they know why some of the city's stray dogs have suddenly gone blue.

Charlottesville: John Boyega and Kathryn Bigelow react

Charlottesville: John Boyega and Kathryn Bigelow react

The actor, who stars in a new film on Detroit's 1967 unrest, notes parallels with recent clashes.

Charlottesville: Heather Heyer's mother pays tribute at vigil

Charlottesville: Heather Heyer's mother pays tribute at vigil

Heather Heyer's mother pays tribute to her daughter at a vigil in Charlottesville, Virginia.

Vera Golubeva: Teacher imprisoned for telling a joke

Vera Golubeva: Teacher imprisoned for telling a joke

Vera Golubeva was a teacher when she was put in prison for telling a joke. This was in Soviet Union in the 1950’s.

What Trump said versus what I saw

What Trump said versus what I saw

The BBC's Joel Gunter was in Charlottesville and assesses the president's claims about the violence.

A licence to kill bear cubs?

A licence to kill bear cubs?

Trump is once again allowing hunters in Alaska to shoot bear cubs and hibernating bears, but is this as bad as it sounds?

Woman finds long-lost diamond ring on carrot in garden

Woman finds long-lost diamond ring on carrot in garden

The 84-year-old woman in Alberta had lost the ring in 2004 but kept it a secret from her husband.

Tops off for Putin Shirtless Challenge

Tops off for Putin Shirtless Challenge

President Putin's bare-chested holiday snaps have inspired Telegram CEO to set a shirtless challenge

Russia denies giving lake to Kazakhstan

Russia denies giving lake to Kazakhstan

Authorities deny reports that a popular tourist lake has been transferred to Kazakh neighbours.

Chinese man treats 5,000 to noodles after ring recovered

Chinese man treats 5,000 to noodles after ring recovered

Chinese man buys 5,000 bowls of noodles to thank seller who recovered his engagement ring.

'Stolen' Russian missile explodes after being sold for scrap

'Stolen' Russian missile explodes after being sold for scrap

A Soviet-era missile that was 'stolen' from a military base exploded at a recycling centre.

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