September 30, 2018
New name, same country? A choice for Macedonians

New name, same country? A choice for Macedonians

Image copyright EPA Image caption These young voters are backing a Yes vote, holding up placards for a “European Macedonia” Macedonians are voting in a referendum […]
September 29, 2018
The woman behind that ‘elevator pitch’

The woman behind that ‘elevator pitch’

Anna Maria Archilla, one of the women who confronted Senator Flake before his vote on Judge Kavanaugh’s nomination to the Supreme Court, spoke to the BBC […]
September 29, 2018
F-35 fighter jet suffers first crash

F-35 fighter jet suffers first crash

Image copyright Reuters Image caption A US F-35B carried out its first combat operation in Afghanistan on Thursday The US military has suffered the first crash […]
September 29, 2018
Jefferson Airplane’s Marty Balin dies

Jefferson Airplane’s Marty Balin dies

Image copyright WireImage Image caption Marty Balin was inducted in the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in 1996 Marty Balin – the co-founder and vocalist-guitarist […]
September 29, 2018
A forgotten soldier on a forgotten front

A forgotten soldier on a forgotten front

After the war, Flora Sandes, now promoted to Captain, found life “dull and irksome” and pined for a war she had clearly relished. She lived for […]
September 29, 2018
Trump court nominee clears first hurdle

Trump court nominee clears first hurdle

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Brett Kavanaugh and his accuser Christine Blasey Ford both gave evidence on Thursday President Donald Trump has ordered an FBI […]
September 29, 2018
Jeff Flake throws nomination into turmoil

Jeff Flake throws nomination into turmoil

The Republican senator had a change of heart and demanded an investigation into the judge’s past.
September 29, 2018
Kavanaugh deploys Trump and Clinton playbook

Kavanaugh deploys Trump and Clinton playbook

Image copyright BBC/Getty In a Washington that is ever more tribal and in a country that is ever more polarised, the question of who do you […]
September 29, 2018
Tesla shares sink on fraud investigation

Tesla shares sink on fraud investigation

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionWho is Elon Musk? Tesla shares have sunk after US regulators took legal action against co-founder Elon Musk […]