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Jacinda Ardern baby: PM reveals daughter's name

BBC World News feed - 5 hours 21 min ago
Jacinda Ardern says she is "sleep deprived, but super well" as she shows off her new daughter.

Saudi women hit the road

BBC World News feed - Sat, 06/23/2018 - 22:07
After a decades-old ban is lifted, women in Saudi Arabia are allowed to get behind the wheel of a car.

Meet the teacher who wears a school uniform

BBC World News feed - Sat, 06/23/2018 - 19:44
Alex Maina Kariuki is a school principal with a difference. He insists on wearing the same school uniform as his students.

Meet the 10-year-old DJ taking Ghana by storm

BBC World News feed - Sat, 06/23/2018 - 19:36
How one schoolgirl juggles school, dancing, playing musical instruments and DJing.

Maps reveal hidden truths of the world's cities

BBC World News feed - Sat, 06/23/2018 - 19:15
A new website lets people delve into data on the world's cities.

Explosion 'targets' Zimbabwe president

BBC World News feed - Sat, 06/23/2018 - 17:52
Zimbabwean President Emmerson Mnangagwa says the blast was an assassination attempt.

Crude oil pours into river from derailed train in US

BBC World News feed - Sat, 06/23/2018 - 08:17
Around 30 train carriages came off the tracks, which are thought to have been weakened by recent flooding.

ICYMI: Solstice and a strangling snake

BBC World News feed - Sat, 06/23/2018 - 07:46
Some of the stories you may have missed this week.

What do people in CAR make of envoy Boris Becker?

BBC World News feed - Sat, 06/23/2018 - 01:35
The former tennis champion says his Central African Republic passport is genuine, but officials say it's fake.

Auschwitz survivor: 'Beware of hate'

BBC World News feed - Sat, 06/23/2018 - 01:29
Max Eisen arrived at the Nazi death camp aged 15 in 1944. Every year he returns to speak to people about his experience.

The birds filling up with plastic

BBC World News feed - Fri, 06/22/2018 - 18:34
On a remote island in the Tasman Sea scientists are battling to save flesh-footed Shearwater chicks.

Migrant father describes moment his daughter was taken away

BBC World News feed - Fri, 06/22/2018 - 17:01
The BBC speaks to a detained migrant who has not spoken to his daughter since they were separated.

Zimbabwe: Exiled white farmers return

BBC World News feed - Fri, 06/22/2018 - 13:35
Rob Smart was driven from his farm under Robert Mugabe's rule and has now been allowed back by the Zimbabwean government.

Migrant children: Mum and seven-year-old reunited

BBC World News feed - Fri, 06/22/2018 - 06:59
Beata Mejia Mejia says she is suing the US government after she and her son, 7, were separated for weeks.

Windrush generation: Three stories

BBC World News feed - Thu, 06/21/2018 - 18:31
Three people tell their stories about coming to the UK on the Windrush.

Reality Check: Could Turkey's next president be too powerful?

BBC World News feed - Thu, 06/21/2018 - 18:09
A new system of government was approved in a controversial referendum last year.

‘How a bus saved my life’: Life as a widow in Pakistan

BBC World News feed - Thu, 06/21/2018 - 18:09
Asia, a widow in Pakistan, broke gender stereotypes by becoming female bus driver.

What are tariffs and how do they affect us?

BBC World News feed - Thu, 06/21/2018 - 18:09
As a trade war becomes an increasing risk, how do governments use tariffs in international commerce?

Chess player quits Iran competition over headscarf rule

BBC World News feed - Thu, 06/21/2018 - 18:09
An Indian chess champion has pulled out of a tournament in Iran over the country's compulsory headscarf rule.

Sheriff gets into grizzly situation with bear

BBC World News feed - Thu, 06/21/2018 - 18:08
Instead of arresting a carjacker, officers in California were forced to let this suspect bear go.