Samsung adds rival Apple’s iTunes to TVs
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Samsung adds rival Apple’s iTunes to TVs

Image copyright Samsung Image caption Arch-rivals Samsung and Apple have snuggled up together in Samsung's new Smart TVs Samsung has said that from spring 2019 its new smart…

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Author says women over 50 ‘too old’ to love
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Author says women over 50 ‘too old’ to love

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Yann Moix is well-known in France, where he also presents and directs A French writer is being criticised after saying he would…

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Spacey appears in court on groping charge
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Spacey appears in court on groping charge

The actor denies a charge of indecent assault and battery stemming from a groping allegation in 2016.

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Arrested for disobeying her father
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Arrested for disobeying her father

Image copyright AFP Image caption Samar Badawi, pictured with Michelle Obama and Hillary Clinton, has campaigned for equality Saudi Arabia drew international plaudits last year when it lifted…

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North Korea’s Kim takes train to China
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North Korea’s Kim takes train to China

Image copyright EPA Image caption Mr Kim is visiting China with his wife Ri Sol-ju, state media report North Korean leader Kim Jong-un is visiting China at the…

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France unveils crackdown on protesters
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France unveils crackdown on protesters

Image copyright AFP Image caption Anti-government protests have raged in France for seven weeks French Prime Minister Edouard Philippe has announced plans to punish people who hold unsanctioned…

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Boston bombing survivor is hit by car
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Boston bombing survivor is hit by car

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption In a post, Adrianne Haslet-Davis said she was "completely broken" A dancer who lost part of her leg in the 2013 Boston…

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US woman granted clemency in 2004 murder
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US woman granted clemency in 2004 murder

Image copyright CBS News A Tennessee woman serving life in prison for the 2004 murder of a man who solicited her for sex as a girl has been…

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Tourists feared kidnapped in Burkina Faso
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Tourists feared kidnapped in Burkina Faso

Image copyright Facebook Image caption A recent photo of Luca Tacchetto (left) and Edith Blais The Canadian government is treating the disappearance of a woman from Quebec and…

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Jim Yong Kim resigns as head of World Bank
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Jim Yong Kim resigns as head of World Bank

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption World Bank President Jim Yong Kim is to step down next month World Bank President, Jim Yong Kim has made the surprise…

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Sandra Oh hails diversity at Golden Globes
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Sandra Oh hails diversity at Golden Globes

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Sandra Oh's win is being called momentous for Asian representation Sandra Oh has hailed the diversity at this year's Golden Globe Awards…

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Two Gabon coup plotters ‘killed’
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Two Gabon coup plotters ‘killed’

Image copyright AFP Image caption Gabonese soldiers stand in front of the headquarters of the national broadcaster in the capital, Libreville Two soldiers who took part in Monday's…

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Kevin Spacey in court on groping charge
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Kevin Spacey in court on groping charge

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption The courthouse was packed as Spacey arrived from his private plane Actor Kevin Spacey has appeared in court to face a charge…

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Ocasio-Cortez: ‘No question’ Trump racist
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Ocasio-Cortez: ‘No question’ Trump racist

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Ms Ocasio-Cortez (in white) was sworn in on Thursday as the youngest ever US congresswoman New Democratic congresswoman Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez has said…

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Seven die in massive Alps snowfall
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Seven die in massive Alps snowfall

Image copyright EPA Image caption Tourists struggled in heavy snow near Untertauern in Austria At least seven people have died in the Alps during a weekend of heavy…

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Incredible ‘sea monster’ skull revealed
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Incredible ‘sea monster’ skull revealed

Image copyright Nigel Larkin Image caption The skull is nearly a metre long Some 200 million years ago in what is now Warwickshire, a dolphin-like reptile died and…

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‘American IS fighters’ captured in Syria
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‘American IS fighters’ captured in Syria

Image copyright SDF Image caption Warren Christopher Clark (left) and Zaid Abed al-Hamid Two American men fighting for the IS group in Syria have been captured, according to…

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How the US has stepped up its war in Somalia
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How the US has stepped up its war in Somalia

Image caption Al-Shabab remains in control of large parts of central and southern Somalia despite US airstrikes Donald Trump's presidency has coincided with a sharp rise in US-led…

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The ‘superwoman’ midwife of the mountains
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The ‘superwoman’ midwife of the mountains

After she had to give birth without any help, one Himalayan woman decided to train to become the first midwife in her area.

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‘Yellow vest’ boxer sought over assault
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‘Yellow vest’ boxer sought over assault

Image copyright EPA Image caption The man was filmed hitting the policeman on a Paris bridge A former professional boxer who was filmed at the weekend punching a…

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Nigeria army defends raid on newspaper
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Nigeria army defends raid on newspaper

Image copyright Daily Trust Image caption The soldiers, seen here by the Daily Trust's gates, stopped operations at the main office in Abuja The Nigerian army says it…

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