12 Nov 2018

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These coins stopped a bullet and saved a soldier's life

These coins both endangered and saved Optatius Buyssens's life, as he fought as a soldier during World War One

12 Nov 2018 6:25pm GMT

UFOs spotted off Irish coast under investigation

The objects were said to be very bright and flying at twice the speed of sound.

12 Nov 2018 5:37pm GMT

Spain Catalonia: Separatists ordered to repay ballot costs

A court orders former Catalan leader Artur Mas to repay the €4.9m costs of an illegal vote in 2014.

12 Nov 2018 5:36pm GMT

Brexit 'judgement day' looms

Ministers are urged to show "moral courage" as talks enter crucial 48-hour phase.

12 Nov 2018 3:17pm GMT

White House defends Trump's no-show

The US president was criticised for letting rain stop a memorial visit to honour US soldiers in France.

12 Nov 2018 3:14pm GMT

Workers get €30,000 bonus by mistake at Belgian steelworks

A steelworks in Belgium paid the sum to some of its employees in error - but now wants it back.

12 Nov 2018 2:06pm GMT

Cyprus opens first new border crossings in years

Two new crossings between Greek and Turkish Cyprus open - the first in eight years.

12 Nov 2018 1:13pm GMT

Russia suspected of jamming GPS signal in Finland

Finland's PM suggests it was jammed deliberately in northern Finnish airspace during Nato exercises.

12 Nov 2018 11:19am GMT

Russian disinformation and the Georgian 'lab of death'

A BBC investigation has found that Russian media and officials presented false claims about a US-funded laboratory in neighbouring Georgia.

12 Nov 2018 12:31am GMT

UK firms struggle to find foreign workers

A reversal in working migrant numbers is said to show the UK is now less of a destination for workers.

12 Nov 2018 12:08am GMT

11 Nov 2018

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Higgins inaugurated as President of Ireland

Mr Higgins won his second term as President of Ireland in October with 56% of the vote.

11 Nov 2018 8:44pm GMT

Poland independence: Huge crowds march amid far-right row

A march marking 100 years of independence draws huge crowds, but the opposition boycotts the event.

11 Nov 2018 7:29pm GMT

Foreign fields in a new light

Photographer Jonathan Beamish's infrared pictures of World War One battlefields on the Western Front.

11 Nov 2018 2:11am GMT

Meet the women trying to break the Vatican glass ceiling

The Catholic Church has announced a new focus on the role of women - but is it enough?

11 Nov 2018 12:25am GMT

Chineke! Europe's first majority black orchestra

Chineke! is Europe's first orchestra with a majority of black and ethnic minority musicians.

11 Nov 2018 12:12am GMT

What do tampons and WWI have in common?

Tampons, drones and more surprising innovations from World War One that changed the world.

11 Nov 2018 12:06am 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