UK PM: We must leave EU single market

The UK will not "hold on to bits" of EU membership, the PM says in a major speech on Brexit.

Posted on: 17 January 2017 | 8:07 am

Will MH370 ever be found?

Mystery around flight MH370 may remain as search is halted, as the BBC's Anna Jones reports.

Posted on: 17 January 2017 | 8:04 am

Afghan 'green-eyed girl' Sharbat Gula in quest for a new life

National Geographic Afghan 'cover girl' speaks exclusively to the BBC about life back in her homeland.

Posted on: 17 January 2017 | 7:58 am

Dancing With The Stars: Hughie Maughan in fake tan storm

Hughie Maughan sends viewers into a spin with the intensity of his fake tan on a TV dance show.

Posted on: 17 January 2017 | 7:28 am

Australian Open 2017: Johanna Konta, Heather Watson and Kyle Edmund win

Johanna Konta, Kyle Edmund and Heather Watson all win to make it five British players in the Australian Open second round.

Posted on: 17 January 2017 | 7:24 am

Libyan wins right to sue ex-UK minister

The ex-foreign secretary faces being sued over allegations of MI6 involvement in man's abduction.

Posted on: 17 January 2017 | 7:16 am

Russia debates Nutcracker 'occult' row

Officials in Siberian region are to debate a religious row over The Nutcracker ballet.

Posted on: 17 January 2017 | 7:12 am

McDosa to go

The BBC's in-house cartoonist, Kirtish Bhatt, on McDonald's bid to become "more Indian".

Posted on: 17 January 2017 | 7:10 am

Zimbabwe pastor held over Robert Mugabe death prophecy

His lawyer tells the BBC the police have to prove God didn't tell him that President Mugabe would die.

Posted on: 17 January 2017 | 6:37 am

Theresa May: Parliament will vote on EU deal

British Prime Minister Theresa May confirms that an EU deal will be put to the vote in both houses of Parliament.

Posted on: 17 January 2017 | 6:22 am

Six Nations 2017: Alun Wyn Jones succeeds Sam Warburton as Wales captain

Lock Alun Wyn Jones takes over from Sam Warburton as Wales captain for the 2017 Six Nations.

Posted on: 17 January 2017 | 6:03 am

China's Xi tells World Economic Forum there are no winners in trade wars

China's President Xi Jinping champions globalisation at the World Economic Forum in Davos.

Posted on: 17 January 2017 | 6:03 am

Prisoner has right to internet - court

A jailed Lithuanian was unjustly denied internet access, says the European Court of Human Rights.

Posted on: 17 January 2017 | 6:02 am

Istanbul Reina nightclub attack suspect 'trained in Afghanistan'

The man held for the New Year's Eve nightclub attack has confessed, the city's governor says.

Posted on: 17 January 2017 | 5:50 am

US poll hacking: Russia says MI6 ex-spy 'runaway crook'

Memos alleging links between Donald Trump's team and Russia were published last week.

Posted on: 17 January 2017 | 5:44 am

Pakistan singer Atif Aslam stops show to rescue harassed girl

Outpouring of praise online for Pakistan singer Atif Aslam for pausing his show to help a harassed girl.

Posted on: 17 January 2017 | 5:35 am

Why are people pretending to be dead?

One of the latest trends in South Africa is to photograph yourself pretending to be dead. But not everyone approves of the #DeadPoseChallenge.

Posted on: 17 January 2017 | 5:26 am

Gene Cernan: Last man to walk on the moon dies, aged 82

US astronaut Gene Cernan, the last man to walk on the Moon, has died aged 82.

Posted on: 17 January 2017 | 5:08 am

Kenyan women urged to withhold sex in vote drive

Kenyan MP urges women to withhold sex from their husbands until they register as voters.

Posted on: 17 January 2017 | 4:54 am

Love to the rescue

Melissa Dohme was viciously stabbed more than 30 times by her ex-boyfriend. She survived against all the odds and found love in an unexpected place.

Posted on: 17 January 2017 | 4:40 am

Route 45: Inside one of Obama's favourite diners

Jon Kay finds out people's hopes and fears about the Donald Trump presidency, over breakfast at one of Barack Obama's favourite eateries in Chicago.

Posted on: 17 January 2017 | 4:19 am

Puppy recovering after swallowing kitchen knife

A puppy who swallowed an 8in kitchen knife is recovering after undergoing life-saving emergency surgery.

Posted on: 17 January 2017 | 3:56 am

'Wrong Ivanka' hits back at Trump

A tweet quoted by Donald Trump praising his daughter mistakenly copies in Ivanka from Brighton.

Posted on: 17 January 2017 | 3:34 am

MH370: Families say search suspension for Malaysian plane 'irresponsible'

They say it is "irresponsible" to halt the underwater search for the Malaysian plane.

Posted on: 17 January 2017 | 3:27 am

Davos 2017: Is the urban-rural divide increasing?

Could experts at Davos find the right formula to shaping urban policies that will create progressive cities?

Posted on: 17 January 2017 | 3:16 am