Mexican mob attacks Russian over insults in Cancun

Mexican mob attacks Russian over insults in Cancun..

Emily Kelly 21-May, 00:59 34 BBC

A Russian man has been put into protective custody in hospital after he was attacked by a crowd of angry Mexicans in Cancun, authorities...


Fair shares?

Fair shares?..

Lily Evans 20-May, 20:17 31 BBC

Sweden may have a global reputation as one of world's most gender equal societies but when it comes to female representation in business,...


Too big to fail?

Too big to fail?..

Cole Becker 20-May, 20:17 33 BBC

Could the demise of a supermarket chain trigger a national recession? It may seem unlikely, but that is the situation facing Croatia. The...


NBA star Enes Kanter's passport cancelled by native Turkey

NBA star Enes Kanter's passport cancelled by native Turkey..

Antonio Roberts 20-May, 15:48 27 BBC

An NBA basketball player from Turkey, Enes Kanter, has been stopped at a Romanian airport, after Turkey cancelled his passport. Kanter, an...


Actor West reveals inspiration at Cannes

Actor West reveals inspiration at Cannes..

Michael Adamson 20-May, 12:36 20 BBC

Dominic West has revealed he based his performance in Palme d'Or contender The Square on real-life contemporary artists - but refused to...


Norway to boost protection of Arctic seed vault from climate change

Norway to boost protection of Arctic seed vault from climate..

William Jacobson 20-May, 11:40 26 BBC

Norway is to boost the flood defences of its Global Seed Vault on the Arctic archipelago of Svalbard after water entered the entrance...


Paris police attack: Man charged over 'DNA link to gun'

Paris police attack: Man charged over 'DNA link to gun'..

Wyatt Waller 20-May, 09:25 35 BBC

French police have charged a man with terrorism offences after his DNA was found on the gun used to shoot dead a police officer in Paris...


Christian healing

Christian healing..

Mia Mason 19-May, 20:57 33 BBC

For the first time in nearly 1,000 years bone fragments of Saint Nicholas are being moved from their Italian resting place, to be...


Italy makes 12 vaccinations compulsory for children

Italy makes 12 vaccinations compulsory for children..

Cole Becker 19-May, 18:59 35 BBC

The government in Italy has ruled that children must be vaccinated against 12 common illnesses before they can enrol for state-run schools....


'Major breakthrough' in Norway's 46-year-old Isdal woman mystery

'Major breakthrough' in Norway's 46-year-old Isdal woman mystery..

Olivia Rogers 19-May, 13:08 20 BBC

Scientists believe they may have made a major breakthrough in efforts to solve a decades-long mystery of a burned body found in Norway...


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