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Trial of ex-president Sarkozy a landmark for France

Mon, 23/11/2020 - 1:46am
Nicolas Sarkozy is going on trial accused of corruption linked to his 2007 campaign funding.

It’s ‘sweet relief’ to be home, says US boy forced to threaten Trump in IS video

Mon, 23/11/2020 - 1:44am
An American boy made to appear in an IS propaganda video in Syria is back in the US and doing well.

Michael McIntyre: 'I'm used to viewers being cynical'

Mon, 23/11/2020 - 1:31am
The comedian says many viewers don't believe the features on his Big Show are genuine.

The assassination of a ‘Brave Journalist of Afghanistan’

Mon, 23/11/2020 - 1:24am
Aliyas Dayee, a "voice for the voiceless" in Helmand, was killed by a bomb earlier this month.

Conjoined twins: 'We always knew we were different'

Mon, 23/11/2020 - 1:22am
They made headlines when surgeons separated them - now Sanchia and Eman Mowatt are at university.

The deep roots of Trump’s 'voter fraud' strategy

Mon, 23/11/2020 - 1:00am
The groundwork for the president's unsubstantiated claims was laid months ago.

Life after al-Shabab: Driving a school bus instead of an armed pickup truck

Mon, 23/11/2020 - 12:59am
The Somali government retrains defectors from the al-Shabab militant group as barbers, drivers, mechanics and tailors.

Why ATP Finals champion Medvedev won't celebrate his victories

Mon, 23/11/2020 - 12:48am
Daniil Medvedev claims the biggest win of his career at the ATP Finals but does not celebrate and says he never will.

Covid-19 pandemic: Merkel 'worried' about vaccines for poor countries

Mon, 23/11/2020 - 12:46am
The German leader voices concern after top economic powers promise a fair distribution of vaccines.

Free rail travel for domestic abuse victims extended

Mon, 23/11/2020 - 12:42am
Train companies in Britain will continue to offer tickets to those fleeing domestic abuse until March.

Trans teen in legal action over gender clinic wait

Mon, 23/11/2020 - 12:41am
A 14-year-old transgender boy is taking legal action against NHS England over treatment delays.

Fur industry faces uncertain future due to Covid

Mon, 23/11/2020 - 12:15am
Europe's fur industry faces uncertain future after Denmark's mass mink cull due to Covid.

Covid risk: 3 people, 3 very different Covid risks. What's yours?

Mon, 23/11/2020 - 12:11am
A question everyone's asking: what's my Covid risk? Here's how to find out.

Covid in North Dakota: One day inside a rural US hospital’s fight

Mon, 23/11/2020 - 12:10am
Staff at a 14-bed hospital in North Dakota tell first-hand their fight to keep friends' family members alive.

The film crews being directed from a continent away

Mon, 23/11/2020 - 12:08am
The pandemic has led to a big rise in remote filming, with directors miles away from the set.

US election 2020: Trump ally urges him to accept defeat in US vote

Mon, 23/11/2020 - 12:08am
Former Republican governor Chris Christie calls the president's legal team an "embarrassment".

Match of the Day 2: Liverpool 'game-changer' Diogo Jota's 'incredible' display in Reds win

Mon, 23/11/2020 - 12:04am
Match of the Day 2 pundits Danny Murphy and Micah Richards outline the importance of new Liverpool signing Diogo Jota's role in the side after another "incredible" performance.

John Boyega stars in Steve McQueen's latest Small Axe film: Red, White and Blue

Mon, 23/11/2020 - 12:03am
Life imitates art for John Boyega as he plays a police officer fighting racism, in the same year he took centre stage at the Black Lives Matters protest.

Outdoor grassroots sport ban set to be lifted in England after lockdown

Mon, 23/11/2020 - 12:02am
A ban on outdoor grassroots sport is set to be lifted in England when the national lockdown ends.

Shamima Begum: Justice and the jihadi bride

Mon, 23/11/2020 - 12:02am
Why this case is bigger than the fate of one teenage runaway alone.