Putin weighs in on Trump's performance as US president
The Russian president took aim at the US political system when asked about Trump's "unpredictability".
Why did a black man hug a neo-Nazi skinhead?
A white supremacist walked into the middle of an anti-fascist rally - this is what happened next.
India's first complete transgender couple are hoping to marry
Sukanyeah and Aarav met at a gender reassignment clinic. Now they're planning a wedding.
The battle against deadly snakebites in Nigeria
More than 10,000 people are bitten by snakes in Nigeria every year.
Pollution hot spots around the world
What's it like to live somewhere like Beijing, where you can even see pollution with the naked eye?
Colombia vets nurse tiny spider monkey back to health
Vets in Colombia are nursing a tiny spider monkey back to health.
Former presidents rebuke Trump era politics
The two former US presidents voiced concern about the current political climate in the US.
Somalia protests: 'We're all soldiers now'
A red bandana has become the new symbol of protest in Mogadishu as anger over the city's most destructive bomb attack is boiling over on to the streets.
Living art: Meet Harajuku's ethereal fashion icon
Minori reinvented a Japanese street fashion style eight years ago that now has a worldwide following.
US senators respond to 'average' politicians' face photo
The BBC has created an image combining all members of Congress. What does Capitol Hill think of the result?
Pakistan is building a barrier on its border with Afghanistan, despite objections.
Pakistan is building a barrier on its border with Afghanistan, despite objections from Kabul.
Christiane Amanpour on getting the story
CNN's global correspondent recalls a certain helicopter ride in Bosnia with Justin Webb
General Kelly delivers emotional Trump defence
White House aide John Kelly, who lost his son at war, says he advised the president before he called bereaved families.
Malta journalist death: 'My friend has been killed'
A friend of murdered Maltese journalist Daphne Caruana Galizia on her death and corruption in Malta.
Tom Hanks: The film industry will have to change
Tom Hanks talks to the BBC about the Harvey Weinstein scandal, saying there will now be a "sea change" in Hollywood.
Actress Tippi Hedren talks about being sexually harassed by Alfred Hitchcock.
Tippi Hedren on being sexually harassed in the 1960's by Alfred Hitchcock.
George W Bush decries bigotry and conspiracy theories
The former president talks about the state of US politics, in comments seen as a rebuke of Donald Trump.
Brexit talks: Michel Barnier focuses on three things
The EU's chief Brexit negotiator has consistently called for agreement on these three things before talks go on.
Whale in beach grave to be dug up in Australia
Buried whale to be dug up by Australian authorities over shark fears.
What does China's Congress think of Kim Jong-un?
Getting views on Kim Jong-un proved quite a challenge for our correspondent at the Communist Party Congress.
Rohingya crisis: Refugees tell of 'house by house' killings
Refugees continue to pour into Bangladesh, adding to the world's fastest-growing humanitarian crisis.
Myanmar's Kandawgyi Palace hotel destroyed by fire
A huge blaze guts an iconic Yangon hotel, as hundreds of firefighters try to contain it.
Awkward moments as Sessions questioned by Senate
The US attorney general appears lost for words as he fields questions connected to the Russia probe.
Tearful Trudeau mourns Canada rock icon
The Canadian prime minister pays tribute to the Tragically Hip frontman as "one of the best of us".
Monitoring DR Congo's deadly Nyiragongo volcano
Celestin Mahinda's eruption predictions are so good that locals panic if his family leaves town.
Air Berlin plane does 'lap of honour' in Düsseldorf
The incident took place on the bankrupt airline's final long-haul flight.
Somalia: Mogadishu bomb victim killed day before graduation
Maryam Abdullah's father was flying out for her graduation, but ended up attending her funeral.
Malta PM 'shocked' by Daphne Caruana Galizia's murder
Joseph Muscat said he was "flabbergasted" when he heard Daphne Caruana Galizia was killed in a car bomb.
Inside Raqqa after IS pushed out
The BBC's Feras Kilani was with Syrian Democratic Forces as they took control of the centre of Raqqa, Syria.
What's it like to live in North Korea?
Four young North Korean defectors explain what life was like back home and what they miss most.
Driver stun-gunned after race car brawl
A fight erupts after one car is driven over another, ending with both drivers being arrested.
Bull escapes New York slaughterhouse
It ran around a Brooklyn park before being caught by police.
JJ Abrams: 'Harvey Weinstein can't be a lone operator'
The Star Wars director says he knew producer Harvey Weinstein was a bully
No, Islamic State group has not been defeated
US-backed forces may be celebrating after taking back another city, but fighting will not end soon.
China congress: The Communist slogans praising Xi Jinping
Ahead of China's party congress, Beijing is plastered with posters praising leader Xi Jinping.
Roselyn Akombe flees Kenya ahead of election re-run
Election commissioner Roselyn Akombe explains why she fled Kenya ahead of poll re-run.