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Iranian government says widespread protests are a 'political...

Facing a serious challenge from ongoing widespread unrest, Iran's government is blaming Kurdish separatists for inciting the unrest,...

Meta threatens to remove US news content if new law passes

Facebook's parent company says it will pull news from the platform in the US if a new media law passes.

Canada: Hockey star criticises Justin Trudeau over gun...

PM Justin Trudeau said he is listening to feedback from hunters who worry their guns will be banned.

Tampa police chief quits after trying to avoid golf cart...

Video shows Mary O'Connor being pulled over for driving an unlicensed vehicle on a public street.

Ukraine war latest: Russian missile strikes force emergency...

President Zelensky says the country's power grid needs to be stabilised after another wave of deadly Russian strikes.

Kirstie Alley: Emmy-winning Cheers actress dies of cancer...

The TV star also featured in the Look Who's Talking film series and the movie Drop Dead Gorgeous.

North Korea executes teenagers for distributing South Korean...

North Korean authorities allegedly executed two minors for the crime of watching and distributing South Korean movies, according to...

British animal rights activists protest at London steakhouse...

A group of animal rights and climate justice activists tried to sit in at the London steakhouse Nusr-Et, which is owned by social...

Billie Eilish: Growing up in public has been bruising

The star says growing up in the public eye was hard and that she struggled with impostor syndrome.

'It started with a protest, but a revolution is taking...

BBC journalists have been able to identify more people killed in Iran, and research confirmed that high numbers come from ethnic minority...

Nirbhaya 10 years on: The lives the Delhi gang rape changed

A horrific gang rape and murder shocked the world in 2012 - has anything changed for women in India?

BBC 100 Women marks 10th year with focus on progress

The innovative BBC season reflects on a decade of change in a tumultuous year which has seen women taking centre stage.

German police: Knife attack allegedly by asylum seeker...

A 14-year-old girl was killed and another teen girl was wounded when a 27-year-old man allegedly attacked them with a knife on Monday...

Russian military gear insufficient for harsh winters, leads...

Russian soldiers are facing a new enemy during the country's continued invasion of Ukraine, with reports surfacing that inadequate...

Viking Polaris passengers speak out after 'rogue wave'...

Passengers onboard the Viking Polaris cruise ship that was hit by a "rogue wave" during a voyage to Antartica, killing an American...

Future of Iranian morality police unclear after official's...

The Iranian attorney general appeared to indicate that the country's morality police might be a thing of the past, but then local...