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Nissan chief to be ousted for 'misconduct'
Carlos Ghosn, a towering figure in the car industry, is accused of under-reporting his pay package.
(Mon, 19 Nov 2018 15:58:49 GMT)

Israel's Netanyahu survives early poll threat
The government had been on the verge of collapse amid a crisis after the defence minister resigned.
(Mon, 19 Nov 2018 10:46:55 GMT)

Wombat poop: Scientists reveal mystery behind cube-shaped droppings
Scientists discover how the marsupials are the only known species producing cube-shaped faeces.
(Mon, 19 Nov 2018 14:34:25 GMT)

Chinese erotic novelist jailed for 10 years for gay sex scenes
The author's lengthy jail terms has sparked protest across Chinese social media.
(Mon, 19 Nov 2018 09:30:03 GMT)

Hong Kong activists on trial for pioneering the 'Umbrella' protests
In 2014, thousands of people paralysed parts of Hong Kong for months demanding to choose their own leader.
(Mon, 19 Nov 2018 05:59:13 GMT)

'El Chapo' rival Héctor Beltrán Leyva dies in jail
Héctor Beltrán Leyva was one of four brothers leading the infamous Beltrán Leyva cartel in Mexico.
(Mon, 19 Nov 2018 11:25:39 GMT)

Italian town catches 58,000 speeding cars in two weeks
An Italian town set up a camera on its only pedestrian crossing - and clocked 58,568 speeding cars.
(Mon, 19 Nov 2018 13:58:03 GMT)

Peru corruption: Former president Alan García seeks asylum
Alan García requested asylum after he was banned from leaving Peru amid corruption allegations.
(Sun, 18 Nov 2018 22:20:28 GMT)

Yemen war: Houthis 'halting drone and missile strikes'
The rebel group says it is halting drone and missile strikes against the Saudi-led coalition.
(Mon, 19 Nov 2018 00:44:51 GMT)

Stolen Picasso found in Romanian forest revealed as fake
The Spanish artist's painting was taken in the "theft of the century" by Romanian robbers in 2012.
(Mon, 19 Nov 2018 10:29:44 GMT)

California wildfires: Finland bemused by Trump raking comment
The Finnish leader is not sure where Donald Trump got the idea that Finland rakes its forest floors.
(Mon, 19 Nov 2018 10:12:36 GMT)

Diddy pays tribute to Kim Porter
It's the first time the rapper has spoken about the death of his ex and mother of three of his children
(Mon, 19 Nov 2018 15:53:45 GMT)

Attenborough agreed with decision to save penguins' lives
The Dynasties crew took a rare decision to intervene when a group of stranded emperor penguins faced death.
(Mon, 19 Nov 2018 13:39:25 GMT)

US Olympian Michael Johnson on the shock of his stroke and recovery
The former world record holder told the BBC about how he made a full recovery after suffering a stroke.
(Mon, 19 Nov 2018 15:20:38 GMT)

'Rowing helps me control my mind after losing my legs'
Ha Jae-heon lost his legs to a North Korean mine but says rowing gave him the strength to recover.
(Mon, 19 Nov 2018 00:14:23 GMT)

Khashoggi murder: What's next for Mohammed bin Salman?
The US is yet to reach a final conclusion on the killing of journalist Jamal Khashoggi, officials say, despite reports the CIA believes it was ordered by the Saudi crown prince.
(Sat, 17 Nov 2018 14:38:10 GMT)

Migrant caravan: Angry protests in Mexico's Tijuana
Angry protests break out in the Mexican border city over migrants hoping to seek US asylum.
(Mon, 19 Nov 2018 03:36:53 GMT)

Women shouldn't have to feel 'grateful' for opportunities
We have to "try that much harder" to get girls an education, UN Deputy Secretary General Amina Mohammed tells BBC 100 Women.
(Mon, 19 Nov 2018 04:33:52 GMT)

India's first elephant hospital
The charity-run centre aims to treat elephants rescued from captivity and injured in accidents.
(Sun, 18 Nov 2018 13:31:51 GMT)

World Falconry Day: Eagle and falcons soar over desert show
Egyptian falconers meet to celebrate World Falconry Day and highlight an ancient sport.
(Sun, 18 Nov 2018 18:54:18 GMT)

Sheikh Hasina: Lawsuit threat over Bangladesh PM 'tail' error
A supporter of the Bangladeshi PM threatened to sue a cinema over a "humiliating" spelling error.
(Sun, 18 Nov 2018 14:06:23 GMT)

Police dance delights Russian viewers
A Siberian police dance routine has captivated Russian viewers.
(Fri, 16 Nov 2018 19:06:06 GMT)

Swedes debate period-proofed workplaces
Swedes are divided over a proposal to have workplace menstruation spaces.
(Fri, 16 Nov 2018 12:59:10 GMT)

Russia minefield found by major road
A Russian wartime minefield has been found alongside a major highway.
(Tue, 13 Nov 2018 19:11:33 GMT)

Karachi Press Club: Shock as authorities raid ‘island of freedom’
A raid on the Karachi Press Club breaches a decades-old truce with authorities, writes M Ilyas Khan.
(Mon, 19 Nov 2018 03:59:57 GMT)

'I broke 22 bones and lost a year's memory'
The multimillionaire Dutch businessman who risks his life racing off road motorbikes.
(Mon, 19 Nov 2018 00:01:03 GMT)

BBC 100 Women 2018: Who is on the list?
BBC 100 Women has announced its list of 100 inspiring and influential women from around the world for 2018.
(Mon, 19 Nov 2018 00:26:28 GMT)

California wildfires: Why are so many listed as missing?
Local officials said at one point that more than 1,200 people were unaccounted for.
(Mon, 19 Nov 2018 04:46:25 GMT)

Letter from Africa: Sudan's fashion police shave off afros
Dress is a touchy subject in Sudan, where fashion can get you into trouble - now men are being targeted.
(Mon, 19 Nov 2018 00:20:54 GMT)

Biden's adopted new dog - and other political pets
The former US vice-president has adopted Major, a German Shepherd, from a shelter.
(Sun, 18 Nov 2018 15:56:46 GMT)

Jonestown: Rebuilding my life after surviving the massacre
Laura Johnston Kohl reflects on surviving the events of November 1978, when more than 900 died.
(Sun, 18 Nov 2018 00:31:44 GMT)

The women keeping peace... in the deadliest place
The UN wants to recruit more women as peacekeepers. In Mali at present they make up just 3% of a 15,000-strong force.
(Sun, 18 Nov 2018 00:31:53 GMT)

Palm oil: One woman's fight to save 'the last place on Earth'
Farwiza Farhan on efforts to protect the forests where orangutan, rhinos, elephants and tigers co-exist.
(Sun, 18 Nov 2018 00:05:18 GMT)

Delhi's rickshaw pullers: Toxic air is killing us but we can’t quit
Delhi's rickshaw pullers say they don't contribute to air pollution, but are still the worst affected.
(Sun, 18 Nov 2018 01:24:07 GMT)

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