22 Oct 2017

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Police 'end' UK bowling alley siege

Two hostages were held by a gunman, in an incident that police say was unconnected to terrorism.

22 Oct 2017 7:21pm GMT

Daphne Caruana Galizia: Thousands demand justice in Malta

But politicians named in the investigations of murdered blogger Daphne Caruana Galizia stay away.

22 Oct 2017 6:05pm GMT

Dubai Scot jailed for three months for public indecency

Businessman Jamie Harron was arrested after touching a man's hip in a Dubai bar.

22 Oct 2017 4:20pm GMT

Delicate task

The prime minister has meandered through previous crises but that won't work now, says Tom Burridge.

22 Oct 2017 3:19pm GMT

British woman reported dead in boat accident in France

Four others were injured when the boat hit a warning beacon, throwing the woman into the Rhone.

22 Oct 2017 2:45pm GMT

Spain Catalonia: Foreign minister denies 'coup' by Madrid

The foreign minister tells the BBC the government is only acting in line with the constitution.

22 Oct 2017 2:01pm GMT

Brexit: Emily Thornberry predicts no deal with the EU

Emily Thornberry predicts the UK's "intransigence" will stop agreement being reached with Brussels.

22 Oct 2017 11:43am GMT

Spain FM: 'Many police violence pictures fake'

Spanish Foreign Minister Alfonso Dastis was speaking to Andrew Marr about the Catalan referendum.

22 Oct 2017 11:15am GMT

Italy referendums: Lombardy and Veneto vote on greater autonomy

Central government says the polls are unnecessary but they are permitted under the constitution.

22 Oct 2017 8:03am GMT

21 Oct 2017

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Dangerous work

On just one night a year Faroese men can hunt gannet chicks, considered a delicacy. It involves a dangerous climb down steep cliffs.

21 Oct 2017 11:36pm GMT

Coming into fashion

How the body art of the Moscow underworld is coming back into fashion.

21 Oct 2017 11:32pm GMT

Czech election: Billionaire Babis wins by large margin

Andrej Babis' party has secured almost triple the vote share of its closest rivals

21 Oct 2017 11:07pm GMT

Man arrested after knife attack in Munich

Police say no motive has been established for the attack, which lightly wounded four passers-by.

21 Oct 2017 10:46am GMT

20 Oct 2017

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The woman without legs who became an equestrian champion

Angelika Trabert's won 24 medals - six at the Paralympics. When not riding, she works as an anaesthetist.

20 Oct 2017 11:06pm GMT

Positive noises

It is no surprise EU leaders sought to put a positive spin on negotiations, writes Laurence Peter.

20 Oct 2017 9:29pm GMT

Putin weighs in on Trump's performance as US president

The Russian president took aim at the US political system when asked about Trump's "unpredictability".

20 Oct 2017 7:03pm GMT

09 Nov 2011


Greece still waits for new PM as Papandreou says goodbye

After his meeting with the president, Greek prime minister George Papandreou made a passionate speech about the need for a national unity government…

09 Nov 2011 5:13pm GMT

Papandreou gives parting speech, but still no new PM

After his meeting with the president, Greek prime minister George Papandreou made a passionate speech about the need for a national unity government…

09 Nov 2011 4:33pm GMT

Russia opposes new sanctions on Iran

Iran has dismissed a new report by the UN's atomic watchdog which claims its developing nuclear weapons. The International Atomic Energy Agency…

09 Nov 2011 3:33pm GMT

Student march in London to decry cuts and fee-hikes

An estimated 10,000 people have marched through London in a protest over tuition fees. In addition to fees being tripled at some universities, a…

09 Nov 2011 3:04pm GMT

Greece continues to wait for new government and PM

As the political wrangling to form a coalition government and choose a prime minister continues in Greece, the days of indecision have divided the…

09 Nov 2011 1:33pm GMT

Last rites read for Berlusconi

Scandals, accusations of incompetence or corruption, public gaffes and private sex parties could not do for Silvio Berlusconi. In the end the…

09 Nov 2011 1:03pm GMT

May under fire over UK border controls

Britain's Home Secretary, Theresa May, is facing fresh calls to resign over fears that national security may have been compromised by her decision to…

09 Nov 2011 12:03pm GMT

Italians ponder life after Berlusconi

Many Italians are today wondering whether Sillvio Berlusconi's resignation is really a resignation at all. The prime minister's giving himself…

09 Nov 2011 11:03am GMT

Protest erupt over Ortega victory in Nicaragua

Violence has broken out in Nicaragua in protest over disputed presidential election results. Hundreds of people took the streets of the capital…

09 Nov 2011 9:33am GMT

Cain rejects fresh sexual harrasment claims

The US Republican presidential candidate, Herman Cain, has strongly denied fresh sexual harassment allegations against him and vowed to stay in the…

09 Nov 2011 7:43am GMT

Back in the Day: the wind of change blows down the Berlin Wall

*November 9, 1989.* Berliners begin to cross the Berlin Wall freely, 28 days, two months and 28 days after construction began and passage from East…

09 Nov 2011 6:18am GMT

Asteroid pays flyby visit to Earth

Planet Earth has had a close encounter with a passing asteroid. The rock like object, the size of an aircraft carrier zoomed passed between earth and…

09 Nov 2011 6:11am GMT