Police release bodycam footage of Keith Scott shooting

Posted on Sunday September 25, 2016

Police in Charlotte, North Carolina, release officer bodycam and dashcam footage of a controversial shooting of a black man last week.

Syria conflict: UN chief 'appalled' by Aleppo escalation

Posted on Sunday September 25, 2016

UN chief Ban Ki-moon is "appalled by the chilling military escalation" in the war-torn Syrian city of Aleppo, with the UN Security Council due to meet.

William and Kate begin tour of Canada

Posted on Sunday September 25, 2016

The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge arrive in Canada for their first royal tour with both of their children.

Washington State gun attack suspect in custody

Posted on Sunday September 25, 2016

A suspect sought over a deadly gun attack in Washington state has been arrested and named as Arcan Cetin, 20, from Turkey.

Mexico: Thousands protest against same-sex marriage proposal

Posted on Sunday September 25, 2016

Thousands of people protest in Mexico City against a government proposal to legalise same sex-marriage, which they say undermines traditional families.

Hungary PM suggests giant migrant city in Libya

Posted on Saturday September 24, 2016

Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orban says the European Union should set up a giant camp to process migrants before they reach Europe.

David Cameron felt 'badly let down' by May

Posted on Sunday September 25, 2016

David Cameron felt "badly let down" by Theresa May during the EU referendum campaign after she repeatedly refused to back him, his former director of communications says.

Opposition rejects Gabon court's ruling on Ali Bongo election win

Posted on Saturday September 24, 2016

Gabon opposition leader Jean Ping has said a constitution court ruling which upheld President Ali Bongo's election victory was "unjust".

Corbyn re-elected UK Labour leader

Posted on Saturday September 24, 2016

Jeremy Corbyn promises to "wipe the slate clean" and bring Labour together after he is re-elected as leader, defeating Owen Smith.

Man arrested over Pippa Middleton iCloud hacking claims

Posted on Saturday September 24, 2016

Police investigating claims that Pippa Middleton's iCloud account was hacked arrest a 35-year-old man in Northamptonshire.

John Lewis: New museum 'a dream come true'

Posted on Saturday September 24, 2016

US politician and civil rights leader John Lewis hails the opening of the Smithsonian Institution's new National Museum of African American History and Culture.

No royal high five for Canadian PM Trudeau

Posted on Sunday September 25, 2016

The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge arrive in Canada for their first royal tour with both of their children.

How well do Canadians know the royal family?

Posted on Friday September 23, 2016

The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge visit western Canada starting on Saturday. But how well do Canadians know the other members of the royal family?

President Obama opens African-American Smithsonian Museum

Posted on Saturday September 24, 2016

President Obama has opened the Smithsonian Institution's first national museum about African-American history in Washington DC.

Charlotte police release dashcam and bodycam footage

Posted on Sunday September 25, 2016

Police in Charlotte, North Carolina, have released officer bodycam and dashcam footage of a controversial shooting of Keith Lamont Scott.

Dashcam footage: 'He is passively stepping back'

Posted on Sunday September 25, 2016

Keith Lamont Scott's family lawyer gave his reaction to the release of the footage.

Young, stylish and black: Meet the dandies

Posted on Friday September 23, 2016

A new photography exhibition explores how black men have historically used fashion as a political statement.

Baby pulled alive from ruins of Aleppo

Posted on Friday September 23, 2016

Aleppo has come under heavy attack for a second day after the government announced a new assault to retake rebel areas.

US mall shooting: 'Stay indoors, stay secure'

Posted on Saturday September 24, 2016

US police searching for a gunman who shot four women dead at a mall in Burlington, Washington State, warn people to stay indoors until he is caught.

Angry quilter

Posted on Saturday September 24, 2016

Nedra Bonds explains what motivated her to turn the family tradition of quilting into a platform for political protest.