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Rihanna on diverse make-up: 'It's not rocket science'

Wed, 2017-09-20 20:24
We spoke with Rihanna about the response to her new beauty brand Fenty Beauty.
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North Korea says Trump speech is 'a dog's bark'

Wed, 2017-09-20 20:18
North Korea's top diplomat was responding to the US president's vow to "totally destroy" the country.
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How companies' poor customer service has led to boycotts

Wed, 2017-09-20 17:24
Ryanair is under fire for cancellations but what companies have customers vowed never to use again?
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Hell in a bottle: I survived an acid attack

Wed, 2017-09-20 17:20
Acid attacks are on the rise. BBC Stories meets four survivors who have suffered as a result of this growing trend.
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'Dwarfism always seems to be the butt of jokes'

Wed, 2017-09-20 16:41
Mary Russell, a black woman with dwarfism, set off on a 900-mile journey through Vietnam with five other disabled people but quickly learned they were far from like-minded.
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Carabao Cup: Jose Mourinho says clubs would be fresher without competition

Wed, 2017-09-20 16:30
English clubs in Europe could benefit by not playing in the Carabao Cup, says Manchester United boss Jose Mourinho.
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The island people with a climate change escape plan

Wed, 2017-09-20 16:27
The people of the Guna Yala archipelago, off the Panama coast, may be among the first island communities to leave their homes and move onshore.
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The place that banned the term grilled cheese and cocktail

Wed, 2017-09-20 16:20
The Office québécois de la langue française has eased up on dozens of English language words.
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Mexico's earthquake at street level: What one man saw

Wed, 2017-09-20 16:19
In this photo essay, photographer Clayton Conn shares his experience of the Mexico City earthquake.
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The virtual reality that turns you into a black woman

Wed, 2017-09-20 16:16
How did designers craft a virtual world made up of women of colour?
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How do you like your wine: Cork or screw-cap?

Wed, 2017-09-20 16:09
As an increasing number of vineyards and wineries seal their bottles with screw-caps, the natural cork industry is fighting back.
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Consumers told to stop buying 'fire-risk' fridges

Wed, 2017-09-20 16:00
The consumer group wants manufacturers to stop making fridges with flammable plastic backs.
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Ryanair pilots reject bonus to work through cancellation crisis

Wed, 2017-09-20 15:49
Pilots had been offered cash to work extra days after the airline was forced to cancel thousands of flights.
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Canada MP sorry for Catherine McKenna 'climate Barbie' remark

Wed, 2017-09-20 15:39
Conservative Gerry Ritz apologised over a remark he aimed at environment minister Catherine McKenna.
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Mark Sampson sacked as England women's manager

Wed, 2017-09-20 14:13
Mark Sampson is sacked as England women's manager following evidence of "unacceptable" behaviour with female players in a previous role.
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Joe Root: 'Australia will try to keep England captain quiet during Ashes'

Wed, 2017-09-20 14:03
Australia will "target" England captain Joe Root during this winter's Ashes tour, director of cricket Andrew Strauss says.
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Court ruling not needed to withdraw care, judge says

Wed, 2017-09-20 13:55
Court consent will not be needed to remove nutrition from patients in a permanent vegetative state.
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Mexico quake: Where buildings collapsed

Wed, 2017-09-20 10:09
A 7.1 magnitude earthquake hits central Mexico, killing more than 200 people and bringing down buildings in Mexico City.
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Chris Froome adds world time trial bronze to Tour de France-Vuelta double

Wed, 2017-09-20 10:02
Britain's Chris Froome adds World Championship bronze in the time trial to this year's historic Tour de France and Vuelta a Espana double.
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In pictures: Buildings toppled

Wed, 2017-09-20 07:58
Images from Mexico where a 7.1 magnitude earthquake south of the capital has toppled buildings.
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