North Korea crisis: Rex Tillerson urges international response

The secretary of state called on China in particular to leverage its trade links as influence.

Posted on: 28 April 2017 | 2:34 pm

Michelle Obama: 'I won't run for office' for my children

"It's all well and good until you start running, and then the knives come out," said Mrs Obama.

Posted on: 28 April 2017 | 1:40 pm

Pope Francis visits bombed Coptic church during Egypt visit

Francis is on a short visit to Egypt, where he has urged religious leaders to help end violence.

Posted on: 28 April 2017 | 1:40 pm

Executed Arkansas man 'convulsed and groaned'

The United Nations condemns the "cruelty" of Arkansas' execution timetable.

Posted on: 28 April 2017 | 1:10 pm

UK police foil 'active terror plot'

A 21-year-old woman is shot by police, and six people are arrested, as part of an anti-terror operation.

Posted on: 28 April 2017 | 12:42 pm

Johnny Depp and other stars in dying fan's zombie movie

The Make A Film Foundation made cancer patient Anthony Conti’s dying wish come true.

Posted on: 28 April 2017 | 12:38 pm

Ilie Nastase: Romania's Fed Cup captain to quit game if punished by ITF

Ilie Nastase says he will quit tennis if he is banned over the derogatory comments he made about Serena William's unborn child.

Posted on: 28 April 2017 | 12:34 pm

Breast surgeon Ian Paterson needlessly harmed patients

Ian Paterson conducted "extensive, life-changing operations for no medically-justifiable reason".

Posted on: 28 April 2017 | 12:10 pm

'Luxury' Fyre Festival is cancelled with ticket-holders still stranded in Bahamas

A luxury music festival in the Bahamas is postponed after reports of cancelled flights and no security.

Posted on: 28 April 2017 | 11:46 am

Tottenham stadium: Club will play home games at Wembley in 2017-18

Tottenham confirm that they will play their home games at Wembley during the 2017-18 season.

Posted on: 28 April 2017 | 11:12 am

German airlines drop safety rule prompted by Germanwings crash

The carriers scrap the two-person policy brought in after the 2015 Germanwings crash.

Posted on: 28 April 2017 | 10:59 am

US growth rate hits three-year low

President Trump faces a greater challenge in meeting his growth pledge after weak data.

Posted on: 28 April 2017 | 10:38 am

Joshua and Klitschko weigh in

Anthony Joshua and Wladimir Klitschko face off ahead of Saturday's heavyweight boxing showdown.

Posted on: 28 April 2017 | 8:34 am

Amazon 'style assistant' divides opinion

Amazon's new Echo Look device takes full length photos and offers advice on outfit choices.

Posted on: 28 April 2017 | 8:31 am

DR Congo: UN peacekeepers face fresh sexual abuse claims

A Romanian peacekeeper in DR Congo is among five being investigated for sexual abuse and exploitation.

Posted on: 28 April 2017 | 6:44 am

Girl recovering after third leg removed

A Bangladeshi toddler is going home after Australian doctors reconstructed her pelvic area.

Posted on: 28 April 2017 | 6:25 am

I miss my old life, says Trump - and social media reacts

Mr Trump says he misses life before he was elected - and social media users couldn't agree more.

Posted on: 28 April 2017 | 5:55 am

Google and Facebook duped in huge 'scam'

The two tech firms have confirmed they were tricked out of $100m (£77m) in an alleged scam.

Posted on: 28 April 2017 | 5:47 am

People trafficker: How I can smuggle you into Europe

Meet one of the men involved in trafficking people from Nigeria to Libya as they make their way to Europe.

Posted on: 28 April 2017 | 5:47 am

Anthony Joshua v Wladimir Klitschko: Step to greatness or will veteran Klitschko win?

Anthony Joshua says he has "no fear at all" while Wladimir Klitschko seeks to prove his doubters wrong at Wembley Stadium on Saturday.

Posted on: 28 April 2017 | 4:36 am

Iran presidential election: Five things to know

Iran is holding elections for its next president on 19 May - here are five reasons to be interested.

Posted on: 28 April 2017 | 3:36 am

Ice cream museum opens in Los Angeles

The tasty pop-up pop-art museum features a pool filled with 100m sprinkles.

Posted on: 28 April 2017 | 12:03 am

A charity providing sex services for disabled people

A charity in Taiwan has volunteers who provide sexual "help" for a small number of disabled people.

Posted on: 27 April 2017 | 10:35 pm

Journey to the West: The endlessly remade Chinese folk tale

Amid whitewashing accusations, the Chinese classic is being told yet again, this time for Netflix.

Posted on: 27 April 2017 | 9:54 pm

How did Tom Hardy prove himself a good citizen?

7 days quiz: How did Tom Hardy prove himself a good citizen?

Posted on: 27 April 2017 | 6:58 pm