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The Syrian girl who sings through war

1 hour 18 min ago
Sana has a beautiful voice, and it helps her forget about the war raging where she lives in Aleppo.

'I fell from the top of the jungle to save an eagle'

1 hour 50 min ago
Alexander Blanco's conservation work is helping to save the world's most powerful eagle.

Germany: A history of division and unity

7 hours 14 min ago
Post-war politics of Germany: A history of division and unity

Mexico quake: 'If you die saving someone it's OK'

16 hours 47 min ago
The BBC followed a recovery effort in Mexico City, after Tuesday's deadly magnitude 7.1 earthquake.

Iran missile test on state TV

16 hours 53 min ago
Iranian state TV has broadcast footage of a new missile test at an undisclosed location.

ICYMI: A hidden Picasso, Trump and a forest fire

18 hours 10 min ago
A few of the stories you may have missed this week.

Puerto Rico dam failure sparks mass evacuation

20 hours 31 min ago
Rainfall from Hurricane Maria caused a dam to fail along the Guajataca River in Puerto Rico.

Mexico earthquake hit church during christening

Fri, 09/22/2017 - 21:33
A two-month-old baby was one of a number of people who died at the Santiago Apostol church.

Snow comes early to California

Fri, 09/22/2017 - 20:24
The unexpected and unseasonal snowfall hit the US state on the last day of summer.

Syria war 'ignored by United Nations'

Fri, 09/22/2017 - 16:29
A cinematographer for an Oscar-winning film about Syria says the topic was overlooked at the UN.

Hurricane Maria: Woman and children stranded on vessel rescued

Fri, 09/22/2017 - 05:30
A British helicopter lifted a woman and two children from a vessel to safety as Hurricane Maria hit the Caribbean.

Kexit? Iraqi Kurdistan referendum explained

Thu, 09/21/2017 - 21:19
It's highly controversial, but these Kurds are adamant they will vote for their own state on Monday.

Mexico quake: Rescuers dig through rubble

Thu, 09/21/2017 - 21:17
Rescuers are frantically removing rubble - by machinery and by hand - in a race to reach survivors.

Rohingya refugees: Baby born while fleeing Myanmar

Thu, 09/21/2017 - 21:13
The Rohingya children from Myanmar born as refugees.

Deadly fire engulfs Russian hotel

Thu, 09/21/2017 - 20:15
Two people died when the three star Torn House hotel in Rostov-on-Don caught fire.

Philippines protesters burn Duterte effigy

Thu, 09/21/2017 - 20:10
Thousands of protesters demand an end to the war on drugs, and martial law on the island of Mindanao.

German election: How young voters are shaking up the election

Thu, 09/21/2017 - 17:35
"Ignored" by parties, here's how young German voters are mobilising ahead of the federal election.

Spain's Gran Canaria battles forest fires

Thu, 09/21/2017 - 13:13
Spanish firefighters battle a huge forest fire on the island of Gran Canaria.

Children rescued from rubble of Mexico school

Thu, 09/21/2017 - 11:11
At least 21 children and five adults died as the building collapsed during Tuesday's earthquake.

Ethiopian artists create art from animal bones and bags

Thu, 09/21/2017 - 09:30
Two artists in Ethiopia hope to protect the environment by turning rubbish into art.