Koreas to march under single 'united' flag in Olympic Gameshttp://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-42721417
The North and South also agree to field a joint women's ice hockey team at the Pyeongchang Games.
Wed, 17 Jan 2018 20:13:06 GMT
Guinea healer held over faking hundreds of pregnancieshttp://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-africa-42718604
The healer gave women leaves and herbs that made their stomachs swell up and told them not to see a doctor.
Wed, 17 Jan 2018 14:13:40 GMT
Romania to have first female prime minister, Viorica Dancilahttp://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-europe-42723492
President Klaus Iohannis appoints Viorica Dancila as the third prime minister in seven months.
Wed, 17 Jan 2018 17:33:57 GMT
US shutdown looms amid immigration feudhttp://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-us-canada-42724380
Congress bickers ahead of a Friday deadline to pass a temporary measure funding federal agencies.
Wed, 17 Jan 2018 19:59:12 GMT
France's baby milk scare: Police search Lactalis siteshttp://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-europe-42715187
Investigators search several sites run by dairy group Lactalis after a salmonella outbreak.
Wed, 17 Jan 2018 15:44:31 GMT
US Navy collisions: Ex-commanders charged with negligent homicidehttp://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-us-canada-42723277
The commanders of two US destroyers are accused of negligent homicide after deadly crashes.
Wed, 17 Jan 2018 15:48:37 GMT
Pope Francis urges end to Chile's Mapuche conflicthttp://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-latin-america-42724011
Pope Francis appeals for unity on a visit to the heartland of Chile's longest-running conflict.
Wed, 17 Jan 2018 18:51:23 GMT
Apple to pay $38bn on foreign cash pilehttp://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-42723367
The payment is expected to be the largest of its type following US tax code changes.
Wed, 17 Jan 2018 19:31:33 GMT
France scraps controversial Nantes airport proposalhttp://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-europe-42723146
The plan is opposed by environmental groups who are occupying the site near Nantes.
Wed, 17 Jan 2018 16:53:01 GMT
Nigeria gunmen kidnap two US and two Canadian citizenshttp://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-us-canada-42722951
The group was reportedly travelling in two separate vehicles to the capital of Abuja.
Wed, 17 Jan 2018 19:49:15 GMT
Jallikattu: Five gored to death at Indian bull-taming eventhttp://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-india-42714543
The men were spectators at the controversial sport, known as Jallikattu, which is held in Tamil Nadu.
Wed, 17 Jan 2018 12:12:30 GMT
Ex-CIA officer Jerry Chun Shing Lee held 'for spying for China'http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-us-canada-42713108
Jerry Chun Shing Lee's arrest is thought to be linked to the crippling of the CIA spy network in China.
Wed, 17 Jan 2018 15:18:20 GMT
Meteor lights up Michigan skieshttp://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-42724709
The US Geological Survey said seismic waves produced by the meteor were similar to that of a 2.0 earthquake.
Wed, 17 Jan 2018 16:50:52 GMT
Dylan Farrow addresses Woody Allen sexual assault claimhttp://www.bbc.co.uk/news/entertainment-arts-42722972
Woody Allen's adopted daughter says she feels "outrage" after "years of being ignored".
Wed, 17 Jan 2018 19:09:11 GMT
Divers in Mexico have discovered the 'world's longest' cavehttp://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-latin-america-42718624
The cave is 216 miles long and could be the longest underwater cave system on the planet.
Wed, 17 Jan 2018 10:54:11 GMT
Jessica Falkholt dies after car crash that kills familyhttp://www.bbc.co.uk/news/entertainment-arts-42720485
Home and Away actress Jessica Falkholt has died from injuries she suffered in a car crash three weeks ago.
Wed, 17 Jan 2018 12:44:11 GMT
Sen Flake: Trump using Stalin's words to attack presshttp://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-us-canada-42724000
A Republican senator says the president is employing Stalin's tactics to assault free speech.
Wed, 17 Jan 2018 16:37:12 GMT
Father of two deported after 30 years in UShttp://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-us-canada-42713597
Jorge Garcia was brought illegally to the US aged 10.
Wed, 17 Jan 2018 05:14:27 GMT
California captivity case: Turpin children faced 'torture'http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/42671225
A California police chief says three of the 13 siblings were found shackled after one girl escaped.
Tue, 16 Jan 2018 19:10:11 GMT
Delhi parents to watch government schools via CCTVhttp://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-india-42718058
Parents will soon be able to watch their children's lessons in real-time using their mobile phones.
Wed, 17 Jan 2018 17:47:09 GMT
Japanese train barks like a dog to prevent accidentshttp://www.bbc.co.uk/news/blogs-news-from-elsewhere-42714353
Railway experiment hopes to put an end to collisions with deer drawn to the track.
Wed, 17 Jan 2018 13:29:25 GMT
Van Gogh drawing unveiled in the Netherlands after 100 yearshttp://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-europe-42717543
The previously unknown drawing sat in a private collection for almost 100 years.
Wed, 17 Jan 2018 11:56:57 GMT
Belarusian border guards catch 'trolley drone'http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/blogs-news-from-elsewhere-42723890
Belarusian border guards catch a smugglers' drone being sent in along a railway line.
Wed, 17 Jan 2018 15:59:32 GMT
China exam tests students on teacher nameshttp://www.bbc.co.uk/news/blogs-news-from-elsewhere-42706522
Students who could not identify and name their teachers had 41 points deducted from their score.
Tue, 16 Jan 2018 13:45:35 GMT
Singapore recruits swanbots to test water qualityhttp://www.bbc.co.uk/news/blogs-news-from-elsewhere-42689027
Swanbots are taking to the waters of Singapore in order to test the quality of its reservoirs' drinking water.
Mon, 15 Jan 2018 10:47:03 GMT
Trump tracker: The story of his first year - in six graphicshttp://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-us-canada-38663043
Donald Trump says his administration has made "incredible progress". Do the facts back that up?
Wed, 17 Jan 2018 14:08:22 GMT
Italy election: 'White race' remark sparks rowhttp://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-europe-42717117
A right-wing politician is under fire after saying Italy's "white race" could be "wiped out" by migration.
Wed, 17 Jan 2018 12:19:38 GMT
Quiz: Could you pass Donald Trump's cognitive test?http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-us-canada-42717163
The US president has aced a test that casts light on his brain health. How would you fare?
Wed, 17 Jan 2018 12:37:13 GMT
Spotlight on Palestinian viral slap video teenhttp://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-middle-east-42612666
Palestinian Ahed Tamimi is viewed as a symbol of resistance by some and a propaganda tool by others.
Wed, 17 Jan 2018 13:11:01 GMT
A hologram president for Catalonia may beckonhttp://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-europe-42715013
As the Catalan parliament re-opens, supporters of the ex-president insist he can rule from Belgium.
Wed, 17 Jan 2018 07:16:29 GMT
Memories and beauty captured in Africahttp://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-africa-42620666
Memory is among the themes featuring at the African Biennale of Photography in Mali's capital.
Wed, 17 Jan 2018 01:33:51 GMT
Trump's medical sparks online 'girther' movementhttp://www.bbc.co.uk/news/blogs-trending-42716443
The results of President Trump's medical examination have been questioned by the new 'girther movement' online.
Wed, 17 Jan 2018 13:20:10 GMT
Trumplomacy: Has Trump made the world more dangerous?http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-us-canada-42709360
Trump may have stoked fears with his erratic and volatile tweets, but he has not torpedoed alliances.
Tue, 16 Jan 2018 22:57:31 GMT
Bitcoin: South Korea sways cryptocurrency prices - but how?http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-42713314
The Asian nation has been a big adopter of virtual currency, so developments there have a global impact.
Wed, 17 Jan 2018 07:16:19 GMT
Can anyone open a school at home in California?http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-us-canada-42712140
The couple who allegedly held their own children captive registered a private school at their home.
Wed, 17 Jan 2018 01:54:17 GMT