Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionTrump impeachment: Was there a quid pro quo? Members of US Congress have seen for the first time a whistleblower complaint against Donald Trump that has led to calls for his impeachment. One Democrat described it as “disturbing” while a Republican said it was “troubling”. The complaint […]
Image copyright Getty Images Image caption The legislation prompted much public debate in New South Wales Abortion has been decriminalised across Australia after the last remaining state where it was illegal, New South Wales (NSW), voted to reform its laws. The bill, passed on Thursday, overturns a 119-year-old law which had been criticised by opponents […]
Image copyright Pear Video Image caption Lisa Li has been shamed online by her landlord A social media influencer in China has been exposed for living a “double life”, after her landlord exposed her filthy living conditions, which contrasted with the glamorous image she presented online. Footage went viral showing the apartment of Lisa Li […]
Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Many asylum seekers who reach the US border now face being returned to Central American countries Honduras has signed a deal with the United States to accept migrants applying for asylum in the US. Under the agreement, the US would be able to deport to Honduras asylum seekers who […]
The released memo confirmed US president urged a Biden inquiry, but was it in exchange for aid?
Image copyright Getty Images Fear is growing that “gangster politics” is taking root in parts of South Africa, writes the BBC’s Andrew Harding after visiting an area hit by an outbreak of attacks on foreigners, mostly from elsewhere in Africa. On the vast, rapidly urbanising plains east of South Africa’s commercial capital Johannesburg, the sporadic […]
Image copyright Getty Images Image caption China’s exports have fallen, especially to the US, with whom it is locked in a so-called trade war China’s economy has been slowing for the better part of the past decade, but a recent run of poor data has prompted fresh concerns. What is making investors nervous, and how […]
Image caption Sara has been looking for her child for 30 years Thousands of Chilean children were stolen from their mothers during the military rule of Gen Augusto Pinochet and sent abroad for adoption. A government investigation is looking into how the babies were taken. Sara Jineo is still extremely upset about what happened when […]
Danielle, aka Ebonixsims, started making custom video game content after struggling to make a ‘Sim-self’ of herself.
A series of photos by US photographer Eric Pickersgill shows people staring into the space where their phone usually is.