Women rally against Brazil front-runner

Women rally against Brazil front-runner

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Ele Nao, or “not him”, has been used as a rallying cry against Bolsonaro on social media Tens of thousands of women have taken to the streets of Brazil to protest against the far-right presidential election front-runner Jair Bolsonaro. The words Ele Nao (not him) were seen on stickers […]

Rescuers search for Indonesia survivors

Rescuers search for Indonesia survivors

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionDramatic video shows buildings being knocked down Rescuers have been digging by hand in the frantic search for survivors in the Indonesian city of Palu, which is reeling from an earthquake and tsunami. At least 408 people have been killed but there are fears the death toll […]

May: Brexit plan critics are playing politics

May: Brexit plan critics are playing politics

Image copyright Getty Images Those who refuse to back the Chequers plan for Brexit are “playing politics” with the UK’s future, Theresa May says. In the Sunday Times, Mrs May stressed again that her plan was the only workable strategy, and signalled she had a “long-term” job to do as PM. Speaking ahead of the […]

FBI contacts second woman over Kavanaugh

FBI contacts second woman over Kavanaugh

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Brett Kavanaugh angrily denied allegations he faces at a hearing on Thursday The FBI has approached the second woman to accuse US Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh of sexual misconduct as it begins a fresh inquiry into him. Deborah Ramirez accuses Judge Kavanaugh of exposing himself to her during […]

Kanye West changes name to Ye

Kanye West changes name to Ye

Image copyright PA Image caption The artist’s new album Yandhi is due to be released on Saturday Rapper Kanye West is changing his name – to Ye. Announcing the change on Twitter on Saturday, he wrote: “The being formally [sic] known as Kanye West. I am YE.” West, 41, has been nicknamed Ye for some […]

N Korea ‘won’t disarm if sanctions stay’

N Korea ‘won’t disarm if sanctions stay’

Image copyright AFP Image caption Mr Ri said sanctions would not “bring North Korea to its knees”. North Korea’s foreign minister has warned that there is “no way” his country will disarm while the US continues to enforce sanctions. Ri Yong-ho told the UN General Assembly the sanctions were deepening North Korean mistrust of the […]

Russian woman ‘identifies’ Salisbury suspect

Russian woman ‘identifies’ Salisbury suspect

Image copyright Bellingcat / PA Image caption The Bellingcat website released a photo of the man it says is Anatoliy Chepiga (left), while Russia Today named him as Ruslan Boshirov (right) A woman in the far east of Russia has told the BBC she recognises one of the key suspects in the Salisbury attack as […]

Elon Musk reaches deal with regulators

Elon Musk reaches deal with regulators

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionWho is Elon Musk? Elon Musk must step down as Tesla chair and pay a fine after reaching a deal with US regulators over tweets he posted about taking the firm private. It follows Thursday’s decision by the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) to sue Mr Musk […]

Danish police free manhunt suspects

Danish police free manhunt suspects

Image copyright EPA Image caption Authorities shut down transport links to and from Denmark’s largest island Danish police have questioned and released two suspects travelling in a Swedish car that was the subject of a huge manhunt on Friday. The pair were detained after they were seen acting in a way that suggested an imminent […]