Kim Porter - model and ex-partner to rapper Diddy - dies

Model and actress Kim Porter - a former longtime girlfriend to rap mogul Diddy and mother to three of his children - has died aged 47.

Posted 2018/11/16 04:01:00

Yemen peace talks poised to go ahead, says UN envoy

The man trying to broker peace in Yemen said he is hopeful a new round of talks between the warring sides will begin within weeks provided a lull in fighting for a key port city holds.

Posted 2018/11/15 23:04:00

Trump to visit wildfire victims in California

Donald Trump is to visit California on Saturday where he will meet people caught up in this month's devastating wildfires, the White House has said.

Posted 2018/11/15 20:34:00

Number of missing in California wildfires rises to 631

The number of people reported missing in California's deadly wildfires has jumped to 631, as 65 victims are confirmed dead.

Posted 2018/11/15 20:34:00

Khashoggi murder: Five suspects may face death penalty

Prosecutors are seeking the death penalty for five suspects charged with the murder of dissident Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi.

Posted 2018/11/15 10:45:00

Uber loses $1bn in three months as growth slows

Uber has reported a quarterly loss of $1.07bn (£820m) as it pumped money into bikes, scooters and food deliveries.

Posted 2018/11/15 07:21:00

Frightened Rohingya fleeing to avoid Myanmar return

Hussein Ahmed’s wife and children are missing.

Posted 2018/11/14 17:13:00

Searching for bodies after devastating California wildfires

The mood has suddenly changed in Paradise.

Posted 2018/11/14 08:01:00

58 dead in California wildfires as first victims named

The first of the victims of the California wildfires have been named by officials in the north of the state.

Posted 2018/11/14 02:56:00

CIA considered using truth serum on al Qaeda suspect

CIA interrogators considered using a truth serum on an al Qaeda suspect after waterboarding and other "enhanced interrogation techniques" failed to get the answers they wanted, according to newly declassified documents.

Posted 2018/11/14 00:05:00

Mexican drug lord El Chapo is a scapegoat, trial told

Notorious drug lord Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman is a scapegoat for the real leader of Mexico's drugs cartel, his lawyer says.

Posted 2018/11/13 23:53:00

California wildfires: High winds bring new risk

Winds are rising again in California, bringing bad news for emergency crews struggling to control wildfires that have already claimed scores of lives.

Posted 2018/11/12 19:48:00

Loyal dog waits for 80 days in spot where owner died

A loyal puppy has been waiting on a busy road where its owner reportedly died in an accident more than two months ago in China.

Posted 2018/11/12 18:36:00

Aung San Suu Kyi stripped of Amnesty award

Amnesty International has withdrawn its top human rights award from Aung San Suu Kyi, saying she "no longer represents a symbol of hope".

Posted 2018/11/12 17:49:00

Two dead in Gaza strikes after rockets hit Israel

Two Palestinians have been killed and three injured by Israeli airstrikes in Gaza, according to Palestinian health officials.

Posted 2018/11/12 16:10:00

Kim Jong Un gets fruity gift from South Korea

South Korea has airlifted 200 tonnes of tangerines to North Korea in return for a gift of pine mushrooms, officials have said.

Posted 2018/11/12 15:52:00

Trudeau considers asylum for Christian accused of blasphemy

Canada may offer asylum to Asia Bibi, the Christian Pakistani woman freed after her blasphemy conviction was overturned.

Posted 2018/11/12 14:07:00

Large shark nursery found off Irish coast

A rare shark nursery has been found off the Irish coast by marine scientists exploring the country's coral reefs.

Posted 2018/11/12 10:12:00

Massive asteroid crater found under ice in Greenland

An enormous crater believed to have been caused by an asteroid that slammed into Earth 12,000 years ago has been found beneath the ice in Greenland.

Posted 2018/11/12 09:18:00

The celebrities caught up in the California wildfires

As wildfires continue to tear across California, celebrities are among the hundreds of thousands of people forced to flee their homes in Los Angeles and Malibu.

Posted 2018/11/12 09:04:00