BBC News - World
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A single mother received a heartwarming letter after missing a class for a lack of babysitter.
An American supermarket has created a "new" summer snack that look very familiar to Britons.
Working out when the Muslim festival of Eid al-Fitr begins is surprisingly complicated.
Meng Meng and Jiao Qing arrive in Germany from China ahead of a visit by Chinese President Xi Jinping.
A man confesses on television that he took part the attack after being goaded by his friends.
The Swiss Association of Seaplane Pilots is gathering on the banks of Lake Geneva.
The former rescue dog won over the judges with her stage presence at the Californian fair.
In video footage posted on social media, the pair pledge to "make the planet great again".
From retiring actors to breastfeeding politicians.
Veronique Robert was injured while reporting on an advance by Iraqi forces against IS militants.
The foreign minister rejects a list of conditions set by four Arab states for lifting sanctions.
The World Taekwondo Federation (WTF) changes its name to World Taekwondo because of the "negative connotations".
New Zealand snuff out the British and Irish Lions' hopes of a shock win with a ruthless display in the first Test in Auckland.
France's Chateau de Chambord reopens to the public after a 14-year renovation.
Derk Bolt and Eugenio Follender are released after a day of conflicting reports about their fate.
More than 100 people are feared buried in a landslide in south-western China, state media report.
A rescue operation is under way after about 40 homes were destroyed in Sichuan province.
The "controversial" theory is too complex for schoolchildren, an education official says.
David Vallenilla's son was shot dead by military police during a protest earlier in the week.
Award-winning photographer Chris de Bode describes the desperation of people living in northern Cameroon.