August 1, 2018
US release of 3D-printed gun plans blocked

US release of 3D-printed gun plans blocked

Image copyright AFP/Getty Image caption One version of a 3D printed gun A US federal judge in Seattle has blocked the release of software that allows […]
August 1, 2018
US embassy auctioning 1,200 toilet rolls

US embassy auctioning 1,200 toilet rolls

Image copyright US State Department Image caption One of several broken vacuums and packs of toilet rolls for sale on the US embassy’s online auction The […]
August 1, 2018
Canada using DNA websites to ID migrants

Canada using DNA websites to ID migrants

Image copyright Toronto Star via Getty Images Image caption Canadian officials used Ebrahim Toure’s DNA in an attempt to establish his nationality Canada is using DNA […]
August 1, 2018
Airliner crashes in Mexico – reports

Airliner crashes in Mexico – reports

Image copyright Protección Civil Durango/Twitter Image caption The plane was flying from Durango to Mexico City A passenger plane has crashed in the capital of Mexico’s […]
August 1, 2018
S Africa head vows push on land reform

S Africa head vows push on land reform

Image copyright AFP/Getty Image caption President Cyril Ramaphosa promised land reform on his election in February South Africa will push ahead with plans to amend the […]
August 1, 2018
Cindy Whitehead: 70s skateboard legend

Cindy Whitehead: 70s skateboard legend

Cindy Whitehead caused a stir as one of the few girls on the skateboard scene in the 70s. She quickly became a top-ranked pro skateboarder for […]
July 31, 2018
North Korea ‘working on new missiles’

North Korea ‘working on new missiles’

Image copyright KCNA Image caption North Korea carried out a series of long-range missile tests in 2017 North Korea appears to be building new ballistic missiles […]
July 31, 2018
Stopping ex-IS fighters getting to Europe

Stopping ex-IS fighters getting to Europe

The BBC’s Quentin Sommerville follows the teams trying to trace ex-IS fighters who have fled Syria.
July 31, 2018
Sexual abuse ‘endemic’ in aid sector

Sexual abuse ‘endemic’ in aid sector

Image copyright Oxfam Image caption Allegations surfaced about abuse in Haiti after the earthquake in 2010 The aid sector is guilty of “complacency verging on complicity” […]