Taekwondo: Lauren Williams can be one of world's best - Jade Jones

Double Olympic champion Jade Jones says fellow Briton Lauren Williams can become one of the world's leading taekwondo fighters.

Posted on: 23 October 2017 | 2:39 am

Typhoon Lan hits Japan leaving three dead

The storm brought floods and mudslides, leaving over 90 injured and hundreds of flights cancelled.

Posted on: 23 October 2017 | 2:22 am

Megan Rapinoe: 'Fifa doesn't care about women's football'

Fifa shows it does not care about the women's game by naming a little-known striker on its player-of-the-year shortlist, Megan Rapinoe says.

Posted on: 23 October 2017 | 2:08 am

Japan PM Shinzo Abe promises to handle North Korea threat

Shinzo Abe has promised strong "counter-measures" against Pyongyang after a decisive election win.

Posted on: 23 October 2017 | 1:39 am

Presenter falls through trap door at teen awards

The Towie star says she feels OK after falling through a trapdoor at the Radio 1 Teen Awards.

Posted on: 23 October 2017 | 1:30 am

Sherin Mathews: US police find body in missing child case

The three-year-old went missing after her father sent her out of their home at 3am as punishment.

Posted on: 23 October 2017 | 12:24 am

UK diver swims to safety after Australia shark scare

John Craig says he was initially "followed" before making his way to safety in Australia.

Posted on: 22 October 2017 | 11:58 pm

President Macri's coalition 'ahead' in crucial Argentina mid-term election

A strong showing would enable President Mauricio Macri to complete his pro-market economic reforms.

Posted on: 22 October 2017 | 9:38 pm

Macron's dog pees on Elysée fireplace

Nemo, Emmanuel Macron's black labrador-griffon cross, made his presence felt at the Elysee.

Posted on: 22 October 2017 | 9:29 pm

How real is the threat of returning IS fighters?

After being driven out of Raqqa, there are concerns jihadists could return home to carry out attacks.

Posted on: 22 October 2017 | 7:23 pm

Why I've delayed the date of my death

Colin Campbell was scheduled to die on 15 June 2017. But a last-minute friendship halted his plans.

Posted on: 22 October 2017 | 7:21 pm

Feeling isolated as an asexual in a sexualised society

Readers share their experiences of what it is like to be asexual.

Posted on: 22 October 2017 | 7:18 pm

Chibok diaries: Chronicling a Boko Haram kidnapping

One of the Chibok girls freed in May tells how a diary was kept of some of their three years in captivity in Nigeria.

Posted on: 22 October 2017 | 7:12 pm

The 25th Amendment: Could it be used to unseat Trump?

How an amendment drafted to secure the order of presidential succession could be used to strip the president of his powers – and what it would take to make that happen.

Posted on: 22 October 2017 | 7:11 pm

3D tech used in bowel cancer surgery

The surgeon is able to communicate with colleagues in the US and India during the operation.

Posted on: 22 October 2017 | 7:06 pm

100 Women: Does sport have a problem with women?

Are female athletes competing on a level playing field with their male counterparts?

Posted on: 22 October 2017 | 7:04 pm

100 Women: Is the gender pay gap in sport really closing?

In the ranking of the 100 highest-paid athletes, there is just one woman - tennis star Serena Williams.

Posted on: 22 October 2017 | 7:03 pm

Do the Olympics have a gender gap?

As part of the 100 Women series, we look at why the Olympics still aren't fully equal.

Posted on: 22 October 2017 | 7:02 pm

100 Women: Football offers girls a shield in Brazil's violent favelas

For young girls living in Brazil's violent favelas, football can be a shield from the crossfire.

Posted on: 22 October 2017 | 7:02 pm

100 Women: The 93-year-old swimmer still winning medals

Nora Ronai says she has faced sexism in her life, but it has not prevented her achieving her goals.

Posted on: 22 October 2017 | 7:01 pm

Italy referendums: Lombardy and Veneto 'back greater autonomy'

Central government says the polls are unnecessary but they are permitted under the constitution.

Posted on: 22 October 2017 | 6:58 pm

Australia tightens security checks on airport staff

About 140,000 employees will face random testing for explosives in a security crackdown.

Posted on: 22 October 2017 | 6:39 pm

Charting China's 'great purge' under Xi Jinping

Data show the top leader has overseen a clear-out of officials not witnessed since the days of Mao.

Posted on: 22 October 2017 | 6:31 pm

'We're not going to have war'

South Koreans say they have been reassured by the country's show of military might.

Posted on: 22 October 2017 | 6:27 pm

The Parisian 'on-street concierge' service

It's filling the hole left by the disappearance of the traditional building concierge.

Posted on: 22 October 2017 | 6:12 pm