Legal team says charges 'brazen and unlawful'
US President Donald Trump’s legal team has issued its first formal response to the impeachment charges against him, describing them as a “dangerous attack” on democracy.
January 20, 2020 6:42 am
At least 80 soldiers killed in missile attack
A missile attack on a military training camp in Yemen has killed at least 80 soldiers.
January 20, 2020 6:31 am
Africa's richest woman 'ripped off Angola' By BBC Panorama
Leaked documents reveal how Africa’s richest woman made her fortune through exploiting her own country, and corruption.
January 20, 2020 6:16 am
Eight killed at disabled people's home
At least eight people have been killed after a fire broke out at a disabled people’s home in the Czech Republic.
January 20, 2020 6:07 am
Libya civil war: UN envoy Salamé says foreign intervention must end
The UN’s Libya envoy Ghassan Salamé has called on foreign powers to stop interfering in Libya’s civil war.
January 19, 2020 1:13 pm
Harry and Meghan lose funding and drop HRH titles
Prince Harry and Meghan will no longer use their HRH titles and will not receive public funds for royal duties, Buckingham Palace has announced.
January 19, 2020 8:44 am
Tonga's main island spared full strength of Tino
Tonga’s main island of Tongatapu has been spared the full force of Tropical Cyclone Tino.
January 19, 2020 8:37 am
US Space Force mocked for unveiling camouflage uniforms
The US Space Force has defended its newly unveiled camouflage uniforms after they were roundly mocked on social media.
January 19, 2020 8:35 am
New Chinese virus 'will have infected hundreds'
The number of people already infected by the mystery virus emerging in China is far greater than official figures suggest, scientists have told the BBC.
January 18, 2020 4:37 pm
Trump impeachment: Senators sworn in for historic trial
The 100 lawmakers of the US Senate were sworn in on Thursday as jurors for the impending impeachment trial of President Donald Trump.
January 17, 2020 10:34 am
White House 'broke law' by withholding Ukraine aid, says watchdog
The White House broke the law by withholding aid to Ukraine that had been approved by the US Congress, a government watchdog has said.
January 17, 2020 6:52 am
Trump impeachment: Pelosi warns 'president's henchmen'
US House of Representatives Speaker Nancy Pelosi has warned Republicans not to become “the president’s henchmen” as the Trump impeachment trial began.