Posted on Sun, 02 Aug 2020 11:28:24 GMT - world
The Australian state's premier says "we must go harder" after a surge in new coronavirus infections.
Posted on Sun, 02 Aug 2020 10:47:35 GMT - world
Forecasters have warned that Tropical Storm Isaias could strengthen into a hurricane.
Posted on Sun, 02 Aug 2020 03:16:05 GMT - world
Heat wave alerts were issued in several countries as temperatures rose to 40C this weekend.
Posted on Sun, 02 Aug 2020 08:35:52 GMT - world
Doug Hurley and Bob Behnken's SpaceX capsule will make the first crewed US water landing in 45 years.
Posted on Sun, 02 Aug 2020 12:10:18 GMT - world
Egypt invited the billionaire to visit, after he appeared to tweet support for conspiracy theorists.
Posted on Sun, 02 Aug 2020 03:51:48 GMT - world
Images from space show there were nearly 7,000 in July - a rise of 28% on the same period last year.
Posted on Sun, 02 Aug 2020 11:18:04 GMT - world
The tech giant's possible purchase of the China-owned app's US arm were put in doubt by Donald Trump.
Posted on Sat, 01 Aug 2020 22:55:04 GMT - world
The country has the world's fifth-highest number of infections, and largest tally in Africa.
Posted on Sun, 02 Aug 2020 04:48:03 GMT - world
Coronavirus health guidelines are cited as the reason for holding this month's vote in private.
Posted on Sat, 01 Aug 2020 21:45:26 GMT - world
The social media giant vows to appeal against the Brazilian Supreme Court ruling.
Posted on Sun, 02 Aug 2020 11:31:02 GMT - world
Nick Kyrgios withdraws from the US Open citing safety fears caused by the coronavirus pandemic.
Posted on Sat, 01 Aug 2020 23:54:28 GMT - world
The Cuban government is allowing its citizens to use the currency of its ideological enemy.
Posted on Sat, 01 Aug 2020 23:56:58 GMT - world
Open-air schools provide a welcome respite from Covid-19 restrictions in Indian-administered Kashmir.
Posted on Sat, 01 Aug 2020 23:51:35 GMT - world
President Trump sends federal agents to some US cities to tackle crime, but is there really a spike?
Posted on Sat, 01 Aug 2020 23:01:20 GMT - world
An underwater webcam in the port of Miami has become a lockdown sensation thanks to its tailless star 'Oval'.
Posted on Sat, 01 Aug 2020 20:08:12 GMT - world
Alongside calls for reform, historians say a re-examination of how US racism got to this point is needed.
Posted on Sat, 01 Aug 2020 22:13:01 GMT - world
What happens when you're forced to self-isolate, or into lockdown, in a cramped refugee camp?
Posted on Sat, 01 Aug 2020 16:03:26 GMT - world
Capacity has been halved at the venue, with performers now wearing masks and sitting further apart.
Posted on Sat, 01 Aug 2020 12:30:31 GMT - world
Several options exist, from preventing Google and Apple offering the app, to blocking its servers.
Posted on Fri, 31 Jul 2020 23:50:04 GMT - world
A selection of powerful news photographs taken around the world this week.
Posted on Fri, 31 Jul 2020 23:06:19 GMT - world
Around 15,000 new cases of the disease have been reported in Spain in the past week.
Posted on Sat, 01 Aug 2020 12:35:21 GMT - world
Whales frolicking in quiet shipping lanes and film fans floating in Venice's first outdoor cinema.
Posted on Thu, 30 Jul 2020 23:45:06 GMT - world
Barack Obama eulogises late congressman John Lewis, with a few jabs at his White House successor.
Posted on Thu, 30 Jul 2020 23:53:18 GMT - world
Canada's PM denies playing a role in picking a charity tied to his family for a federal programme.
Posted on Thu, 30 Jul 2020 23:35:43 GMT - world
South African sculptor Pitika Ntuli on what we should do with reminders of colonial and racist history.
Posted on Sat, 11 Jul 2020 01:03:45 GMT - world
The president's former adviser was due to begin a prison term next week after lying to Congress.
Posted on Fri, 10 Jul 2020 18:41:47 GMT - world
President Erdogan reopens Istanbul's Hagia Sophia to Muslim worship, after a court ruling.
Posted on Fri, 10 Jul 2020 22:42:10 GMT - world
Earlier, the company had asked staff to remove the TikTok app from phones over "security risks."
Posted on Fri, 10 Jul 2020 20:13:43 GMT - world
The British socialite denies grooming underage girls for the late paedophile Jeffrey Epstein.
Posted on Fri, 10 Jul 2020 23:21:42 GMT - world
One is a Catholic social conservative, the other a pro-LGBT mayor. Who will win on Sunday?
Posted on Fri, 10 Jul 2020 21:52:43 GMT - world
The Middle Eastern airline will make more redundancies but says it is 'not as badly off as others'.
Posted on Fri, 10 Jul 2020 21:33:07 GMT - world
Police have fired shots to disperse protesters calling for President Keita to stand down.
Posted on Fri, 10 Jul 2020 23:24:39 GMT - world
Bosnian Serb and Serbian units systematically murdered 8,000 Muslims at Srebrenica in July 1995.
Posted on Fri, 10 Jul 2020 19:25:52 GMT - world
The Russians argue that aid for Syria should be channelled through their ally, the Syrian government.
Posted on Fri, 10 Jul 2020 22:06:01 GMT - world
Strict safety measures were put in place during the voting overshadowed by the coronavirus outbreak.
Posted on Fri, 10 Jul 2020 23:26:14 GMT - world
Germany pours money into the arts as cultural life takes a battering from coronavirus.
Posted on Fri, 10 Jul 2020 19:52:08 GMT - world
This court has been billed the most conservative in modern history. But does it vote that way?
Posted on Fri, 10 Jul 2020 23:27:45 GMT - world
Argentina has been singled out for success but the situation could not be more different in Brazil.
Posted on Fri, 10 Jul 2020 23:29:10 GMT - world
A Zimbabwean woman is campaigning to get the machine fixed to avoid a mastectomy.
Posted on Fri, 10 Jul 2020 23:44:58 GMT - world
The Chinese telecoms equipment provider's fate in the UK is set to be revealed on Tuesday.
Posted on Sat, 11 Jul 2020 05:09:28 GMT - world
A couple from Dublin has set up home on Great Blasket Island off the cost of County Kerry.
Posted on Fri, 10 Jul 2020 23:01:24 GMT - world
11-year-old Anthony Mmesoma Madu is challenging ballet stereotypes.
Posted on Fri, 10 Jul 2020 13:43:50 GMT - world
The system of 78 mobile barriers has taken years to construct and its design goes back to the 1980s.
Posted on Fri, 10 Jul 2020 10:35:46 GMT - world
The official denials come after several mysterious blasts hit the country in recent weeks.
Posted on Thu, 09 Jul 2020 23:04:37 GMT - world
The BBC has secured exclusive access to a cartel trying to win over the poor during the pandemic.
Posted on Fri, 10 Jul 2020 16:21:26 GMT - world
The Glee star went missing on Wednesday after hiring a boat with her four-year-old son in California.
Posted on Thu, 09 Jul 2020 20:50:58 GMT - world
The US Supreme Court has ruled that President Trump's financial records can be examined by prosecutors in New York.
Posted on Thu, 09 Jul 2020 16:01:32 GMT - world
However, the court rules that this information does not have to be shared with Congress.
Posted on Thu, 09 Jul 2020 15:44:45 GMT - world
A search is to resume a day after her young son was found alone in a boat on a California lake.
Posted on Thu, 09 Jul 2020 13:24:15 GMT - world
Officials in Seattle say Jessica Lewis, 35, and her boyfriend Austin Wenner, 27, were shot dead.