BBC world news
Tue, 13 Apr 2021 20:53:30 GMT
Following rare blood clots, the US, South Africa and EU have suspended the jab.
US seeks China climate agreements ahead of Biden summit
Tue, 13 Apr 2021 23:41:35 GMT
US envoy John Kerry will hold talks in Shanghai ahead of a climate summit hosted by President Biden.
Daunte Wright shooting: Police resignations fail to ease unrest over death
Wed, 14 Apr 2021 06:43:53 GMT
Protests continue after a Minnesota police chief and the officer who killed a black motorist quit.
Derek Chauvin trial: Use of force on George Floyd 'justified'
Tue, 13 Apr 2021 22:11:36 GMT
An expert called by the defence says officer Derek Chauvin acted with "objective reasonableness".
US says troops to leave Afghanistan by 11 September
Tue, 13 Apr 2021 21:23:08 GMT
President Biden is to announce on Wednesday US troops will leave by mid-September instead of May.
Covid: Younger Brazilians fall ill as cases explode
Tue, 13 Apr 2021 09:36:52 GMT
Research suggests more than half of patients being treated in intensive care last month were under 40.
Neighbours: Actress Sharon Johal also alleges racism on soap
Wed, 14 Apr 2021 03:15:15 GMT
Sharon Johal says she faced taunts and mockery of her Indian background from other castmates.
Iran Natanz nuclear site suffered major damage, official says
Tue, 13 Apr 2021 16:10:29 GMT
Thousands of centrifuges were taken out in the deliberate blast deep underground, the official says.
NZ to launch world-first climate change rules
Wed, 14 Apr 2021 05:21:47 GMT
New Zealand wants it financial firms to be more upfront about climate risks when investing and lending.
India's Maharashtra state announces 15 days of tough new Covid measures
Tue, 13 Apr 2021 17:21:53 GMT
Maharashtra announces two weeks of measures just short of a full lockdown amid a wave of cases.
Grab set for $40bn valuation in US share listing
Tue, 13 Apr 2021 15:27:01 GMT
The Singapore-based firm started as a ride-hailing company and has since expanded.
Nepal rhino numbers rise in 'exciting' milestone
Tue, 13 Apr 2021 11:29:36 GMT
The greater one-horned rhino came close to extinction, but a new count gives reasons to be cheerful.
Afghans face pivotal moment as US prepares to 'close the book'
Wed, 14 Apr 2021 04:24:56 GMT
Could the US decision to pull its troops from Afghanistan by 11 September lead to civil war?
Iran nuclear deal: Shadow of sabotage hangs over critical talks
Tue, 13 Apr 2021 23:03:11 GMT
An attack on Iran's key nuclear site has just complicated efforts to save the frayed accord.
Covid: 'Israel may be reaching herd immunity'
Tue, 13 Apr 2021 23:17:39 GMT
A leading doctor describes it as the "only explanation" for cases falling as restrictions are eased.
Why $30m didn't protect Nigerian pupils after Chibok
Tue, 13 Apr 2021 23:09:19 GMT
The 2014 student abductions led to a plan backed by the UK but little has come of it seven years on.
Why 'stay-at-home parent' is a job title
Tue, 13 Apr 2021 23:25:07 GMT
LinkedIn now gives parents a way to reflect a career gap. Can it help the return-to-work challenge?
'No say over my body': Alleged US ICE detainee medical abuse
Tue, 13 Apr 2021 23:01:26 GMT
Dozens of women allege they faced invasive gynaecological procedures while being held at a US immigration detention centre.
Masked men destroy printers at controversial Hong Kong newspaper
Tue, 13 Apr 2021 17:04:50 GMT
CCTV shows four men storming the Epoch Times newspaper printing plant and destroying equipment.
Daunte Wright: Bodycam footage shows arrest
Tue, 13 Apr 2021 12:47:49 GMT
A police body camera captured the fatal traffic stop that has sparked protests in Minnesota.
Minneapolis: Daunte Wright killing by police sparks unrest
Mon, 12 Apr 2021 13:19:36 GMT
There was unrest near Minneapolis after police fatally shoot a black man in a traffic stop.
Saving the kelp forest that stars in My Octopus Teacher
Mon, 12 Apr 2021 23:07:51 GMT
The makers of the Bafta-winning documentary want to preserve the underwater ecosystem it features.
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