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Nigerian Manchester United fans electrocuted watching match

Fri, 04/21/2017 - 8:10am
At least seven people died after an electric cable fell on fans in Nigeria, police say.

French election 2017: The main candidates

Fri, 04/21/2017 - 7:32am
The election takes place on 23 April. Here's a look at the five main candidates.

'They want to wipe us out'

Fri, 04/21/2017 - 7:02am
A gay man who fled Chechnya after being allegedly tortured tells the BBC he can never go back.

A quick guide to the election

Fri, 04/21/2017 - 5:02am
A quick guide to the French presidential election - said to be the least predictable in decades.

Cameroon's President Paul Biya orders end to internet shutdown

Fri, 04/21/2017 - 4:16am
President Paul Biya's order comes three months after the internet was cut off in Anglophone regions.

South Korean man dies after eating toads

Fri, 04/21/2017 - 4:13am
A group of men cooked and ate the toads thinking they were edible bullfrogs, police say.

Venezuela crisis: Police fire tear gas as protests continue

Fri, 04/21/2017 - 4:07am
Further clashes have erupted between Venezuelan riot police and opponents of President Maduro.

Cuba Gooding Sr found dead in LA

Fri, 04/21/2017 - 4:03am
He was the lead singer of 70s soul band Main Ingredient, and father to the Oscar-winning actor.

Trump launches investigation into steel dumping

Fri, 04/21/2017 - 3:41am
Investigation is designed to stop countries from exporting artificially cheap steel to the US.

Juicero: Juicing boss defends $400 machine

Fri, 04/21/2017 - 3:26am
Juicero ridiculed after it emerges sachets of ingredients can be squeezed just as easily by hand.

Borussia Dortmund bombs: 'Speculator' charged with bus attack

Fri, 04/21/2017 - 2:17am
Investigators believe the 28-year-old wanted to make money from falling share prices for the team.

Thai police arrest man smuggling semen into Laos

Fri, 04/21/2017 - 2:09am
He was delivering semen from Bangkok to a fertility clinic in Laos, say Thai authorities.

MH370: New analysis reiterates plane's likely location

Fri, 04/21/2017 - 1:51am
Scientists have now conducted drift modelling of a real Boeing 777 wing part, instead of a replica.

'World's heaviest woman' loses half her weight

Fri, 04/21/2017 - 1:27am
Eman Abd El Aty's was unable to leave her home for 25 years and weighed 500kg.

Paris shooting: Gunman was 'focus of anti-terror' probe

Thu, 04/20/2017 - 11:57pm
The gunman who killed a policeman had earlier been seen as a potential Islamist radical, media say.

LA airport failed to spot gun in hand luggage

Thu, 04/20/2017 - 10:21pm
An off-duty policewoman inadvertently flew to Taiwan carrying a gun, undetected by airport security.

Tesla recalls 53,000 cars over brake issue

Thu, 04/20/2017 - 10:16pm
Some Model X and Model S vehicles are affected, but there have been no reports of accidents.

YouTube to offer fake news workshops to teenagers

Thu, 04/20/2017 - 10:06pm
YouTube is launching a new campaign to tackle internet safety and issues around fake news.

US 'debates charging Julian Assange'

Thu, 04/20/2017 - 9:31pm
The Wikileaks founder has been granted asylum by Ecuador in London so is beyond the reach of the US.

Smart nation

Thu, 04/20/2017 - 8:21pm
Smart bus stops and virtual hospitals are all part of Singapore's smart plans but what do citizens think?


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