Pope Francis visits regions of Iraq once held by Islamic State
07 Mar 2021 - The Roman Catholic leader visits Mosul, the former stronghold of the Islamic State group.
Coronavirus: US Senate passes major $1.9tn relief plan
07 Mar 2021 - The major spending package is expected to be given final approval in the House next week.
Covid: Dalai Lama urges others to get vaccinated as he receives first shot
07 Mar 2021 - The Tibetan spiritual leader urges others to "take this injection" as he gets the AstraZeneca jab.
George Floyd: Why is the trial so important?
07 Mar 2021 - A US police officer is accused of killing a black man last year. Here's why the world is watching.
Hunger Games salute: The symbol of protest against Asia’s military regimes
07 Mar 2021 - The three finger gesture has become a defining symbol of demonstrations in Myanmar and Thailand.
Ikea boss warns tariffs will lead to higher prices
07 Mar 2021 - Jesper Brodin, who heads the firm, says he fears global trade tensions will mean customers must pay more.
Coronavirus: Paraguay president dismisses ministers
07 Mar 2021 - Violent protests have broken out over the government's handling of the coronavirus pandemic.
Microsoft hack: White House warns of 'active threat' of email attack
06 Mar 2021 - The tech giant says a state-sponsored group operating out of China is breaching email servers.
Myanmar coup: India asked to return police officers who crossed border
07 Mar 2021 - Several officers reportedly crossed the border after refusing to carry out the military junta's orders.
Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe: The five years separated from her family
06 Mar 2021 - The day before Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe is due for release, her husband talks of his hopes and fears.
Tiger Woods car crash: Golfer found unconscious, documents reveal
06 Mar 2021 - Police have not previously disclosed that Woods lost consciousness in last month's crash in LA.
Amanda Gorman: US poet says security guard labelled her 'suspicious'
06 Mar 2021 - The US poet says she was offered no apology after being racially profiled.
Jack Dorsey: Bids reach $2.5m for Twitter co-founder's first post
06 Mar 2021 - The Twitter co-founder has listed his first ever tweet for sale as a form of digital memorabilia.
US bombers deployed to Arctic skies from Norway base
07 Mar 2021 - The US has deployed long-range bomber planes to Norway, in a move seen as a message to Russia.
The clinic where India's temple elephants come to recuperate
07 Mar 2021 - The facility gives 'a break' to elephants who live in captivity at temples in India.
The women of Egypt's Arab Spring
07 Mar 2021 - Ten years ago, Egyptians took to the streets calling for the overthrow of President Hosni Mubarak
Mardi Gras marches on in Sydney
06 Mar 2021 - Thousands gathered for the event, which was scaled back over Covid-19 safety concerns.
Rodney King trial: Sketches reveal drama from court
05 Mar 2021 - The George Floyd trial comes 30 years since another influential police brutality case.
Phulkari: The women saving India's intricate flower embroidery
06 Mar 2021 - Phulkari's existence is under threat from modern embroidery techniques.
Biden's Covid stimulus plan: It costs $1.9tn but what's in it?
06 Mar 2021 - A guide to the Democrats' package of recovery measures to help Americans struggling in the pandemic.
Kings of Leon on Mick Jagger, lockdown hair and writing songs on bar napkins
07 Mar 2021 - The rock band discuss Mick Jagger, lockdown haircuts and how their lyrics start on bar mats.
Raya and the Last Dragon: Disney's new heroine representing 670 million people
07 Mar 2021 - After almost 90 years of animated films, Disney has finally ventured into South East Asia.
Who truly was the most dishonest president?
07 Mar 2021 - Past US presidents have left a legacy of untruths ranging from the bizarre to the horrifying.
Ethiopia's Tigray crisis: 'We're the government and we know what you're doing'
07 Mar 2021 - The BBC's Girmay Gebru recounts his experience of being detained in Ethiopia's Tigray region.
UK Royal Family: Who is in it and how does it work?
05 Mar 2021 - Here are some of the things you need to know about the British royals.
Coronavirus: Europe in vaccine race to save summer
06 Mar 2021 - Waiting for a jab and vaccine passport, EU citizens are impatient to get their lives back.
Why popular YouTubers are building their own sites
06 Mar 2021 - Some big YouTube names are building their own video sites on the side - just in case.
Why is Harry and Meghan's TV interview so controversial?
06 Mar 2021 - Harry and Meghan have given Oprah Winfrey an exclusive interview, which will be shown in the UK on Monday.
Leicester grab late winner at Brighton to go second
06 Mar 2021 - Daniel Amartey scores an 87th-minute winner as Leicester come from behind to beat Brighton and boost their bid for Champions League qualification.
Barcelona beat Osasuna to close gap at top
06 Mar 2021 - Teenager Ilaix Moriba scores his first Barcelona goal to help them beat Osasuna and move back to within two points of leaders Atletico Madrid.
'I wondered how many sunny days I would see again' - Ferguson discusses brain haemorrhage
06 Mar 2021 - Former Manchester United manager Sir Alex Ferguson opens up about his 2018 brain haemorrhage in new film.
Lewandowski hat-trick as Bayern stage remarkable comeback against Dortmund
06 Mar 2021 - Robert Lewandowski scores a hat-trick as Bayern Munich fight back from conceding two early goals to beat Borussia Dortmund 4-2.
Gerrard says Rangers 'have been to hell and back', with club on verge of title
06 Mar 2021 - Rangers have "been to hell and back over the past 10 years", says manager Steven Gerrard, with the club one point from the Scottish Premiership title.
England complete T20 series clean sweep over New Zealand
07 Mar 2021 - England thrash New Zealand by 32 runs to complete a clean sweep in their three-match Twenty20 series.
Blachowicz defeats Adesanya at UFC 259 as Nunes wins again
07 Mar 2021 - UFC light-heavyweight champion Jan Blachowicz sees off middleweight challenger Israel Adesanya at UFC 259, where Amanda Nunes also wins again.
Fortnite: From piano player to pro gamer - aged just eight
02 Mar 2021 - Joseph Deen tells the BBC about his ambitions after signing with a professional esports team.
Syria war: 'This is the price we had to pay for freedom'
02 Mar 2021 - Syrian civilians describe the devastating impact 10 years of war has had on them.
How rape allegations have rocked Australian politics
02 Mar 2021 - A political adviser's accusation has prompted other women to come forward with their own allegations.
DR Congo's Virunga National Park: The deadly job of protecting gorillas
03 Mar 2021 - In the past year, more than 20 rangers have been killed defending Africa's oldest national park.
Nalleli Cobo: How a nine-year-old fought an oil company and won
05 Mar 2021 - Nalleli Cobo started suffering from asthma, nosebleeds and headaches.