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Calais: On patrol with the troops looking for migrants

General Frantz Tavart says he will withdraw troops from the coastline if funding from the UK is withheld.

Published on 28 September 2021 | 11:02 pm


Peru's ex-President Alejandro Toledo cleared for extradition from US

A California judge clears the way for Alejandro Toledo to face trial in Peru on corruption charges.

Published on 28 September 2021 | 11:01 pm


Life at 50C: Mexico's struggle for water

Climate change is causing once-mighty rivers to dry up and temperatures to rise to deadly levels in Mexico.

Published on 28 September 2021 | 11:01 pm


Real Madrid 1-2 Sheriff Tiraspol: Champions League debutants snatch win

Sheriff Tiraspol produce one of the great Champions League shocks by beating Real Madrid at the Bernabeu.

Published on 28 September 2021 | 10:42 pm


Afghanistan: Biden advised to keep 2,500 troops - generals

Top US generals recommended keeping 2,500 troops, but the president said he did not recall this advice.

Published on 28 September 2021 | 9:50 pm


Capital Gazette shooting: 'No one could ever kill this paper'

Relatives of five journalists killed in 2018 attack speak out as shooter is jailed for life.

Published on 28 September 2021 | 7:13 pm


Italy: Statue of scantily-clad woman sparks sexism row

The bronze statue to honour a 19th Century poem is called "offensive" and "humiliating" to women.

Published on 28 September 2021 | 5:28 pm


WHO horrified over sexual exploitation by aid workers in DR Congo

The agency apologises to victims after inquiry finds abuse by aid staff tackling the Ebola outbreak.

Published on 28 September 2021 | 5:02 pm


Greta Thunberg mocks world leaders' words at Youth4Climate

Greta Thunberg, the climate activist, uses a speech to mock world leaders, including UK PM Boris Johnson.

Published on 28 September 2021 | 4:22 pm


Gothenburg blast: Swedish police probe explosion at flats that injured 16

Police are investigating whether criminal activity is behind the blast that seriously injured four.

Published on 28 September 2021 | 4:08 pm


Germany election: Merkel heir loses support as parties meet

Armin Laschet is facing mounting unrest within his party, after their historic election defeat.

Published on 28 September 2021 | 2:28 pm


Mark Rutte: Dutch police arrest politician over suspected plot to murder PM

Police said Arnoud van Doorn was interrogated after he was seen acting suspiciously in The Hague.

Published on 28 September 2021 | 1:50 pm


Haiti polls postponed after electoral body is dissolved

The prime minister dismissed the electoral council and no new date has been set for elections.

Published on 28 September 2021 | 11:57 am


North Korea fires missile, says South's military

It came as North Korea's ambassador to the UN said no-one could deny its right to test weapons.

Published on 28 September 2021 | 7:49 am


Climate change: Why India can't live without coal

Can the world's third largest emitter of fossil fuels end its reliance on coal?

Published on 28 September 2021 | 4:51 am


Female Afghan judges hunted by the murderers they convicted

Six former female judges who have gone into hiding speak to the BBC from secret locations across the country.

Published on 28 September 2021 | 3:21 am


What it's like to be a nine-year-old in a vaccine clinical trial

Fraternal twins Evan and Lizzy are enroled in Pfizer's vaccine trial for children between ages five and 11.

Published on 27 September 2021 | 11:09 pm


Remembering Babyn Yar and Ukraine's forgotten 'Holocaust by Bullets'

The country is still grappling with how to remember one of the worst massacres of World War Two.

Published on 27 September 2021 | 11:04 pm


German election: Seven things we learned

Seats, Schleswig and an ex-spy: here are some of the sidelights from Sunday's vote.

Published on 27 September 2021 | 12:06 pm


Swipe left or right? Germany's election dating game, explained

The leaders of the two biggest parties are now in a race to find partners to join a coalition.

Published on 27 September 2021 | 6:07 am


German elections usher in political change with a small 'c'

While voting patterns are changing, none of the front-running parties can be described as radical.

Published on 27 September 2021 | 5:03 am


Xianzi: The #MeToo icon China is trying to silence

A court has thrown out a high-profile sexual harassment case. Can China's feminist movement survive?

Published on 27 September 2021 | 12:03 am


Interviewing the Taliban: 'Still now I am terrified'

Afghan news anchor Behishta Arghand made history when she interviewed the Taliban.

Published on 26 September 2021 | 11:08 pm