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 […]
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 […]
A released memo confirmed the US president urged for a Biden inquiry, but was it in exchange for aid?
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 […]
Reality Check takes a look at the facts and figures behind the world’s nuclear weapons stockpiles
A BBC investigation has found children as young as seven are at risk of being forced into prostitution in Bangladesh.
Image copyright Bloomberg Image caption Under the new deal, countries delivering high volumes of imported mail will be able to set their own postal rates The UN’s postal agency has voted unanimously to reform its fees, potentially averting a US withdrawal. The compromise deal was agreed after two days of emergency talks by the Universal […]