Munich shootings: Police arrest 16-year-old Afghan

A 16-year-old Afghan friend of David Ali Sonboly, who killed nine people on Friday, is arrested on suspicion of failing to report the attacker's plans.

Posted by on 24 July 2016 | 4:44 pm

Tour de France 2016: Chris Froome completes third race victory

Chris Froome reaches the finish line in Paris to become the first British rider to defend the title and win three Tours de France.

Posted by on 24 July 2016 | 3:03 pm

Turkey failed coup: Tens of thousands in pro-democracy rally

Tens of thousands of people from both opposition and government parties demonstrate in a rally in Istanbul to condemn the country's attempted coup.

Posted by on 24 July 2016 | 2:05 pm

Germany machete attack: Syria migrant 'kills woman'

A woman is killed and two other people injured in south-western Germany in a machete attack by a Syrian asylum-seeker, police say.

Posted by on 24 July 2016 | 1:07 pm

Rio Olympics 2016: Russia not given blanket Games ban by IOC

Russia will not receive a blanket ban from the Rio Games, the International Olympic Committee announces.

Posted by on 24 July 2016 | 10:46 am

Nice attack: Cazeneuve denies policewoman 'harassed' over report

French Interior Minister Bernard Cazeneuve says he will sue for libel after a police officer said she was harassed to change her report on the Nice attack.

Posted by on 24 July 2016 | 10:27 am

Lives lost

Who were the victims of the mass shooting in Munich carried out by David Ali Sonboly?

Posted by on 24 July 2016 | 9:38 am

Hungarian Grand Prix: Lewis Hamilton wins to take lead in drivers' championship

Lewis Hamilton cruises to victory at the Hungarian Grand Prix to take the championship lead for the first time this season.

Posted by on 24 July 2016 | 8:52 am

Brexit heightens global economic risks, says G20

The UK's vote to leave the European Union adds to risks for the global economy, finance chiefs say at the G20 summit in China.

Posted by on 24 July 2016 | 6:38 am

Dover traffic: 'We were stuck in traffic for 16 hours'

Ollie Burridge tells the BBC he and his family were stuck in traffic for sixteen hours waiting to board a ferry at Dover.

Posted by on 24 July 2016 | 2:19 am

Michelangelo's mountain

Diggers remove a million tonnes of stone a year from the place where Roman emperors, Michelangelo and Mussolini all went for their marble.

Posted by on 23 July 2016 | 7:13 pm

1966 and all that

England's victory in the 1966 World Cup is now a part of the national legend but the tournament had a lasting impact on the country itself.

Posted by on 23 July 2016 | 6:32 pm

France coach crash: UK pupils from Cheltenham injured

A coach crash in eastern France near the Swiss border injures 15 pupils from a Cheltenham school.

Posted by on 23 July 2016 | 5:37 pm

Turkey failed coup: Presidential guard to be disbanded

Turkey's elite presidential guard is to be disbanded after nearly 300 of its members were detained following last week's failed coup.

Posted by on 23 July 2016 | 5:13 pm

Pavel Sheremet: Murdered journalist buried in Belarus

Hundreds of mourners attend the funeral of prominent investigative journalist Pavel Sheremet, who was killed by a car bomb in Ukraine on Wednesday.

Posted by on 23 July 2016 | 4:47 pm

Munich shooting: 'I heard shots and people screaming'

An eyewitness to the Munich attack, who managed to communicate with the gunman, explains what he saw and heard.

Posted by on 23 July 2016 | 3:23 pm

Cheltenham school pupils injured in France coach crash

Fifteen Britons are injured as a bus carrying a group of school pupils from Cheltenham crashes in eastern France.

Posted by on 23 July 2016 | 1:17 pm

Angela Merkel: 'We are in deep and profound mourning'

Angela Merkel says Germany is "in deep and profound mourning" after nine people were killed by a gunman in Munich.

Posted by on 23 July 2016 | 8:32 am

Russian balloonist 'breaks Fossett's round-the-world record'

A Russian balloonist has set a new record of 11 days for flying non-stop around the world, his support crew says.

Posted by on 23 July 2016 | 5:57 am

Brexit: Cameron considered last-ditch appeal to Merkel

David Cameron made a late appeal to the German chancellor for a statement granting free movement concessions if the UK voted Remain, Newsnight learns.

Posted by on 23 July 2016 | 1:03 am

Sun, sea and Brexit

Cyprus is a divided island where EU law does not apply in full - a useful example for pro-EU Scotland, the BBC's Laurence Peter reports.

Posted by on 22 July 2016 | 7:42 pm

Will not be televised

The failed coup, Wikileaks and a State of Emergency; we take a look at Turkey's turbulent week as played out digitally.

Posted by on 22 July 2016 | 6:53 pm

Coming home?

What will Brexit mean for small towns in Poland that have seen their populations shrink as people left to live and work elsewhere in the EU?

Posted by on 22 July 2016 | 4:08 pm

'Intimate terrorism'

In the aftermath of mass killings by lone attackers in Orlando and Nice, we take a look at the links between domestic violence, sexual identity and radicalisation.

Posted by on 22 July 2016 | 4:58 am

How does society react to the post-coup crackdown?

Nearly a week on from the failed coup attempt in Turkey, society is divided over President Erdogan's crackdown.

Posted by on 21 July 2016 | 7:22 pm