More acidic oceans 'will affect all sea life'

BBC - Mon, 10/23/2017 - 01:01
The eight-year study finds infant sea creatures will be especially harmed by more acidic oceans.

Millions vote in crucial Argentina mid-term election

BBC - Mon, 10/23/2017 - 00:42
A strong showing would enable President Mauricio Macri to complete his pro-market economic reforms.

Thousands march in Berlin against far-right party

BBC - Mon, 10/23/2017 - 00:08
Berlin sees protests against the far-right Alternative For Germany days before they enter parliament.

Macron's dog Nemo filmed peeing on Elysée fireplace

BBC - Sun, 10/22/2017 - 21:18
French TV was filming the president chatting with junior ministers when Nemo stole the scene.

Daphne Caruana Galizia: Thousands demand justice in Malta

BBC - Sun, 10/22/2017 - 20:05
But politicians named in the investigations of murdered blogger Daphne Caruana Galizia stay away.

Rex Tillerson: Shia militia 'must leave Iraq'

BBC - Sun, 10/22/2017 - 19:15
The US secretary of state was speaking on a visit to Saudi partly aimed at curbing Iran's influence.

Delicate task

BBC - Sun, 10/22/2017 - 17:19
The prime minister has meandered through previous crises but that won't work now, says Tom Burridge.

British woman reported dead in boat accident in France

BBC - Sun, 10/22/2017 - 16:45
Four others were injured when the boat hit a warning beacon, throwing the woman into the Rhone.

Scot jailed in Dubai for hip touch

BBC - Sun, 10/22/2017 - 16:38
Businessman Jamie Harron was arrested after touching a man's hip in a Dubai bar.

Raqqa: US coalition 'wiped city off Earth', Russia says

BBC - Sun, 10/22/2017 - 16:18
Moscow accuses the West of sending aid to the Syrian city to cover up evidence of crimes.

Israel Facebook: Mistranslated post creates security alert

BBC - Sun, 10/22/2017 - 14:13
A post saying "good morning" in Arabic was reportedly mistranslated to say "attack them" in Hebrew.

WHO cancels Mugabe ambassador role

BBC - Sun, 10/22/2017 - 14:08
Head of the World Health Organization cancels appointment of Zimbabwe's Robert Mugabe as ambassador amid outcry

Spain Catalonia: Foreign minister denies 'coup' by Madrid

BBC - Sun, 10/22/2017 - 13:58
The foreign minister tells the BBC the government is only acting in line with the constitution.

Spain FM: 'Many police violence pictures fake'

BBC - Sun, 10/22/2017 - 13:15
Spanish Foreign Minister Alfonso Dastis was speaking to Andrew Marr about the Catalan referendum.

Fox renewed Bill O'Reilly deal despite harassment suit

BBC - Sun, 10/22/2017 - 12:46
Twenty-First Century Fox knew about a $32m (£24m) harassment settlement when it resigned O'Reilly.

Five former US presidents unite at hurricane relief concert

BBC - Sun, 10/22/2017 - 10:26
The five living former US presidents have raised more than $31m (£23.5m) for victims.

Cliff diving in Chile: Divers compete in Lago Ranco

BBC - Sun, 10/22/2017 - 10:09
Competitors performed acrobatics from heights of up to 27m (89ft) in Chile.

Italy referendums: Lombardy and Veneto vote on greater autonomy

BBC - Sun, 10/22/2017 - 10:03
Central government says the polls are unnecessary but they are permitted under the constitution.

Former US presidents gather for hurricanes fundraiser

BBC - Sun, 10/22/2017 - 05:34
The five living former US presidents have already raised more than $31m (£23.5m) for victims.

Naked Indonesia

BBC - Sun, 10/22/2017 - 02:06
Public nudity is strictly forbidden in Indonesia - and life is tough for the local nudist community


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