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Hurricane Ian: Bigotry couldn't beat this family - then came the storm

Fri, 09/30/2022 - 19:11
Their ancestors were among the first black Americans on Sanibel Island. Hurricane Ian drove them away.

India abortion: Why Supreme Court ruling is a huge step forward

Fri, 09/30/2022 - 16:12
Unlike the Roe v Wade ruling in the US, Indian top court's order is being hailed as hugely progressive.

Bulgarian election: Russia overshadows vote in EU's poorest country

Fri, 09/30/2022 - 16:12
Energy tops the agenda in Bulgaria's election and Russia's war and its gas play a big role.

Tunisia cost-of-living crisis: 'My husband either reaches Europe or dies at sea'

Fri, 09/30/2022 - 16:03
Life is getting so hard in Tunisia that increasing numbers are ready to risk their lives to reach Europe.

Brazil voters: 'Our candidate isn't perfect, but he beats the alternative'

Fri, 09/30/2022 - 16:00
For many voters in Brazil, the election is as much about who they want to keep out as who they want in.

Ukraine war: Tortured for refusing to teach in Russian

Fri, 09/30/2022 - 16:00
Teachers in parts of recently-occupied Ukraine say they were beaten and forced to destroy textbooks.

Roblox removes 'meat grinder' Ukraine v Russia game

Fri, 09/30/2022 - 15:41
The War on Larkiv game was accepted and promoted by the world's largest children's game platform.

Week in pictures: 24 - 30 September 2022

Fri, 09/30/2022 - 15:40
A selection of powerful images from all over the globe, taken in the past seven days.

The cyclist admitted wrongdoing in 2013

Fri, 09/30/2022 - 15:13
Lance Armstrong said he'd apologise to the man he sued for reporting on his doping

Messages reveal how Musk and Twitter boss fell out

Fri, 09/30/2022 - 14:15
New text messages between Musk and Twitter boss Parag Agrawal reveal how the relationship broke down.

Rare tree dormouse not seen for 20 years found in Austria

Fri, 09/30/2022 - 14:10
Researchers hope to learn more about the species, found in a Salzburg forest, before it goes into hibernation.

Iran protests: 'Nine Europeans' arrested in latest unrest

Fri, 09/30/2022 - 13:40
Germany, France, the UK and Sweden have been warned over the involvement of their "agents", Iran says.

Burkina Faso unrest: Military officers remove leader Damiba

Fri, 09/30/2022 - 13:40
An army captain has announced the removal of the country's military leader Lt Col Paul-Henri Damiba.

Ukraine round-up: Putin claims parts of Ukraine and horror as rocket strike kills dozens

Fri, 09/30/2022 - 13:22
Vladimir Putin sparks outcry by annexing four regions of Ukraine, while President Zelensky applies to Nato.

Ukraine war: Russia completes land-grab as Kyiv's territory annexed

Fri, 09/30/2022 - 13:01
President Putin has sparked an international outcry by annexing four regions of occupied Ukraine.

Inuit Greenlanders demand answers over Danish birth control scandal

Fri, 09/30/2022 - 10:26
Denmark and Greenland agree to investigate traumatising birth control procedures on Inuit Greenlanders.

Burkina Faso unrest: Heavy gunfire heard amid mutiny

Fri, 09/30/2022 - 09:26
The military leader says talks are under way "to restore calm" after reports of another coup attempt.

'Russia! Russia!' - chants end Putin's Ukraine speech

Fri, 09/30/2022 - 07:42
President Putin conducts a signing ceremony announcing the illegal seizure of four areas of Ukraine.

Ukraine war: Putin's speech marks gamble to change course of war

Fri, 09/30/2022 - 07:39
The Russian leader's fiery speech is an attempt to divert from Russia's problems on the battlefield.

Lev Tahor Jewish sect members escape facility in Mexico

Fri, 09/30/2022 - 06:58
Members of the Lev Tahor group forced their way past guards at the site in Huixtla.