VIDEO: Serbian towns hit by flooding

More than 400 people have been evacuated from Serbian towns because of flooding following heavy rainfall in the east of the country.

Posted by on 18 September 2014 | 8:13 pm

Obama praises 'excellent' Poroshenko

President Barack Obama has given his support to the visiting Petro Poroshenko, describing himself as a "strong friend" to Ukraine's leader.

Posted by on 18 September 2014 | 6:53 pm

Just what exactly is Freudian?

Just what exactly does the term Freudian mean?

Posted by on 18 September 2014 | 6:36 pm

My family and other ibex

Why you're less likely to see an Alpine ibex than your parents were

Posted by on 18 September 2014 | 6:20 pm

Polish theatre dedicated to Shakespeare

Opening night for Shakespeare theatre... in Gdansk

Posted by on 18 September 2014 | 6:07 pm

Racist flag unacceptable - Tottenham

Tottenham boss Mauricio Pochettino describes the anti-Semitic banner displayed by Partizan Belgrade fans as unacceptable.

Posted by on 18 September 2014 | 4:54 pm

VIDEO: BBC team attacked in southern Russia

The BBC has lodged a formal protest with the Russian authorities after a news team from the Moscow bureau was attacked in the south of the country.

Posted by on 18 September 2014 | 4:52 pm

Alice suspect is convicted murderer

A man wanted in connection with the disappearance of schoolgirl Alice Gross was convicted of murdering his wife in Latvia, police reveal.

Posted by on 18 September 2014 | 1:54 pm

Malta rejects ship over Ebola fears

Malta turns away a ship travelling from Guinea over fears one person on board may be infected with the Ebola virus.

Posted by on 18 September 2014 | 12:49 pm

France to launch air strikes in Iraq

France's President Hollande says he is ready to launch air strikes to help Iraqi forces fighting the Islamic State group.

Posted by on 18 September 2014 | 12:04 pm

Profile: Nicolas Sarkozy

Sarkozy and the legal battles that could scupper his comeback

Posted by on 18 September 2014 | 11:56 am

'Bikini killer' convicted of murder

A court in Nepal convicts one of the world's most notorious alleged con-men and serial killers, Charles Sobhraj, of a second murder.

Posted by on 18 September 2014 | 11:56 am

VIDEO: TV forecaster breaks endurance record

Eli Kari Gjengedal has broken the world record for continuous weather presenting, with 33 hours on screen.

Posted by on 18 September 2014 | 11:47 am

Young diaspora Somalis rediscovering entrepreneurial roots

Somali-French duo try to put Somali entrepreneurs on map

Posted by on 18 September 2014 | 9:57 am

Airlines' luggage surcharges 'legal'

Airlines are within their rights to charge a supplement to customers checking-in their luggage, a court rules.

Posted by on 18 September 2014 | 9:08 am

Irish economy bounces back strongly

The Irish government upgrades growth forecasts for 2014 after the economy grew by a stronger-than-expected 1.5% in the April-to-June quarter.

Posted by on 18 September 2014 | 9:03 am

Truce may give Ukraine leader respite

Ukraine's president clings to tenuous truce

Posted by on 18 September 2014 | 8:13 am

ECB stimulus offer sees low take-up

A European Central Bank measure designed to stimulate the flagging eurozone economy has seen a low initial take-up by banks.

Posted by on 18 September 2014 | 7:43 am

Forgotten death of Russian serviceman

Russians find their relatives killed in Ukraine conflict are forgotten

Posted by on 18 September 2014 | 7:24 am

Russia to extend media controls

A bill to restrict foreign ownership in Russia's media will go before the Russian parliament, dominated by allies of President Putin.

Posted by on 18 September 2014 | 7:16 am

French MSF worker contracts Ebola

A French aid worker from the medical charity Medecins Sans Frontieres (MSF) has contracted the Ebola virus in Liberia, reports say.

Posted by on 18 September 2014 | 6:53 am

AUDIO: Hitchcock's abandoned Nazi documentary

A new documentary is being released telling the story of an aborted film project from 1945 which would provide evidence of Nazi crimes for German audiences

Posted by on 18 September 2014 | 6:05 am

BBC team attacked in southern Russia

A BBC team is attacked in southern Russia after investigating reports of Russian servicemen killed near the border with Ukraine.

Posted by on 18 September 2014 | 5:55 am

Suitability issue over UK's EU job

Britain's candidate for European Commissioner is to face a 'very tough' hearing over his suitability for the role of overseeing financial services.

Posted by on 18 September 2014 | 5:12 am

Storm deaths at French camping site

Five people are killed after violent storms unleash a flash flood at a camp site in Herault in southern France.

Posted by on 18 September 2014 | 4:25 am