Australian jailed for ‘despicable’ fake cancer scam

The woman accepted thousands of dollars from donors after falsely claiming to be terminally ill. *Featured images and content are taken from the respective sites/sources Source:...

Bethlehem Christmas: Church of the Nativity hosts pilgrims

Christian pilgrims from around the world have attended a Christmas Eve Mass at Bethlehem's Church of the Nativity, built on the site where Jesus...

Cocaine found in fresh pineapples

Police in Portugal and Spain seize 754kg (1,660lbs) of drugs hidden inside a shipment of pineapples. *Featured images and content are taken from the respective...

Princess Diana childhood home in Downton aided makeover

The childhood home of Princess Diana has had its 160-year-old carpet replaced, with the help of the man who wrote Downton Abbey.Her brother Earl...

Farnese Blue diamond fetches $6.7m at Geneva auction

The Farnese Blue has spent the past 300 years in the collections of European royal families. *Featured images and content are taken from the respective...

Jonghyun: K-pop stars carry SHINee singer's coffin

K-pop's biggest stars have led the procession for the funeral of singer Jonghyun who took his own life this week aged 27.Jonghyun, whose real...

Love in North Korea

Every night before going to bed, US defector Charles Jenkins turned to Hitomi Soga, the woman North Korea had forced him to marry, and...

Syria conflict: Eastern Ghouta ‘humanitarian pause’ begins

The daily respite, ordered by Syria's ally Russia, is to allow civilians to leave Eastern Ghouta. *Featured images and content are taken from the respective...

Trump threatens further $100bn in tariffs against China

It is an escalation of a tense trade stand-off that has unsettled global markets in recent weeks. *Featured images and content are taken from the...

Key North Korea official meets Pompeo in New York

The right-hand man to Kim Jong-un dines with the US secretary of state in New York. *Featured images and content are taken from the respective...

Australia's Channel 9 news promo looks like BBC's version

Channel 9's promo for its Today show was copied, at moments, word for word from the BBC's promo video. *Featured images and content are taken...

XXXTentacion, controversial rapper, shot dead in Florida aged 20

The controversial rapper, a rising star who faced domestic violence charges, has been killed aged 20. *Featured images and content are taken from the respective...

Brazil diesel prices cut in effort to halt strike

The state oil company, Petrobras, cuts prices by 10% to facilitate talks with striking lorry drivers. *Featured images and content are taken from the respective...
Akubra girl Dolly's bullying suicide shocks Australia

Akubra girl Dolly's bullying suicide shocks Australia

A 14-year-old girl who as a child was the face of iconic Australian outback hat firm Akubra has taken her own life over cyber...
China tanker fire: Bodies found as Sanchi still burns

China tanker fire: Bodies found as Sanchi still burns

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North Korea ready to talk ‘at any time’ with Donald Trump

The vice-foreign minister calls the US decision to cancel the 12 June summit "extremely regrettable". *Featured images and content are taken from the respective sites/sources Source:...

'Shaking' Malaysia Airlines flight turns back to Australia

A Malaysia Airlines flight was forced to divert to central Australia after a technical issue left the aircraft "shuddering", passengers say.Flight MH122 was travelling...

Why this US woman is backing minority gun clubs

Meet the US woman who is backing African-American gun clubs. Samantha Sorillo is vice president of Miami's Black Arms Gun Club.The club says it...

Roseanne spinoff The Conners ordered – without Roseanne

The Conners features many of the original cast, after ABC dropped Roseanne Barr over a racist tweet. *Featured images and content are taken from the...

Nigeria’s Tramadol crisis: The drug fuelling death, despair and Boko Haram

The centre of Nigeria's Boko Haram insurgency is overdosing on Tramadol. *Featured images and content are taken from the respective sites/sources Source: BBC World News Full article...

Vape pen explosion pierces Florida man’s cranium killing him

The Florida man's death is is believed to be the first in the US caused by a vape pen. *Featured images and content are taken...

Did American tourism to Russia increase in 2017?

Reality Check looks into claims about the health of the Russian tourism industry. *Featured images and content are taken from the respective sites/sources Source: BBC World...

Key Italy talks amid fears of snap poll

Italy's president and prime minister-designate may find their only realistic option is new elections. *Featured images and content are taken from the respective sites/sources Source: BBC...

Chinese firm to recycle 'panda poo' into tissue paper

China's giant pandas are a top tourist draw, a tool for soft diplomacy - and now, a source of tissue paper.The national panda reserve...
Zainab's last moments before her rape and murder

Zainab's last moments before her rape and murder

The rape and murder of an eight-year-old girl in Pakistan has sparked outrage across the country and deadly protests in Kasur city.CCTV footage has...

IS and how it continues to plague Iraq

It's more than a month since Iraq's prime minister declared victory in his country's fight against the militants of Islamic State.But in reality the...

Logan Paul: YouTuber apologises over Japan dead man video

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North Korea’s Kim Jong-un crosses into South Korea

In a hugely symbolic moment, North Korea's Kim Jong-un has crossed into South Korea for historic talks. *Featured images and content are taken from the...

'I miscarried and now am serving a 30 year sentence'

Evelyn Hernandez, a Salvadorean teenager, was raped by a gang member and then jailed for 30 years for what her supporters say was a...

Mexico town’s entire police force detained after murder

Federal forces arrest 27 officers and their boss after a mayoral candidate is murdered in Michoacán. *Featured images and content are taken from the respective...

Kazakhstan bus fire kills 52

A bus has caught fire in north-western Kazakhstan, killing 52 people, the interior ministry has said.Five people managed to get out and were treated...

Germany coalition: Merkel courts SPD as pivotal talks begin

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Malaysia 1MDB: Ex-PM Najib is charged with corruption

Najib Razak faces corruption charges after billions of dollars went missing from a government fund. *Featured images and content are taken from the respective sites/sources Source:...

Jacinda Ardern: New Zealand PM reveals she is pregnant

New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern has announced that she is pregnant.Ms Ardern said she and her partner, Clarke Gayford, were expecting their child...
Ashley Judd: I was not frightened of Harvey Weinstein

Ashley Judd: I was not frightened of Harvey Weinstein

Actor Ashley Judd has said she believes Hollywood mogul Harvey Weinstein sabotaged her career after she refused his advances.“I was not frightened of Harvey...

China industrial park explosion kills 19

Huge fire and plumes of smoke were seen at the chemical facility. *Featured images and content are taken from the respective sites/sources Source: BBC World News Full...

Mesut Ozil racism row: Germany’s minorities speak out with #MeTwo

Germany's minorities are speaking out about racism after the Mesut Ozil row over his Turkish roots. *Featured images and content are taken from the respective...

Syria crisis: Why Turkey is poised to attack Kurdish enclave Afrin

Turkish television channels have been reporting from the Syrian border every top of the hour with pictures showing the deployment of troops, tanks and...
Papua New Guinea volcano: Islanders flee worsening eruption

Papua New Guinea volcano: Islanders flee worsening eruption

About 1,500 people are being evacuated from islands off Papua New Guinea, where a long-dormant volcano has started erupting, the Red Cross says.The volcano...

China's economy grows by 6.9% in 2017

China's economy grew by 6.9% in 2017 according to official data - the first year-on-year growth for seven years. The figure beats Beijing's...

Donald Trump wrote own health letter, says physician Harold Bornstein

A 2015 note describing Donald Trump's "extraordinary" strength was "made up", says his former doctor. *Featured images and content are taken from the respective sites/sources Source:...

Thai boys ‘could be in cave for months’

The boys trapped in a Thai cave will have to learn to dive or wait months for flooding to recede, army says. *Featured images and...

Snow emergency in US town after huge storm

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UK navy tracks Russia warship in North Sea

A British frigate shadowed a Russian warship through the North Sea near UK waters on Christmas Day, the Royal Navy has revealed.HMS St Albans...

Turpin case: California couple deny torturing 'shackled siblings'

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Syria blames Israel for air strike near Damascus

Syria's state news agency says air defences shot down two Israeli missiles south of Damascus. *Featured images and content are taken from the respective sites/sources Source:...

Letter from Africa: Turning Nigerian herders into ranchers

The government plans to set up ranches across the country to end land conflict, will it work? *Featured images and content are taken from the...

Diplomacy on the menu: How food can shape politics

Why what's on the table can determine what's on the agenda. *Featured images and content are taken from the respective sites/sources Source: BBC World News Full article...

Syria: Turkish ground troops enter Afrin enclave

Turkish ground troops have crossed into northern Syria as part of a major offensive to push out Kurdish militia, which Turkey regards as terrorists.The...