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Will 'masala' bonds spice up the Indian economy?

Mon, 01/16/2017 - 00:46
BBC News looks at the prospects for so-called "masala" bonds, which the Indian government has introduced to boost investment.

Common ground

Mon, 01/16/2017 - 00:40
Donald Trump and Justin Trudeau share more than just a border.

Oldham 'hit and run' deaths: Victims were 'soulmates'

Mon, 01/16/2017 - 00:32
The family of two cousins who died after a New Year's Eve car crash speak ahead of their funerals.

Are cars a luxury?

Mon, 01/16/2017 - 00:26
Owning a car for many Ethiopians - even those with ready cash to spend in one of the world's fastest-growing economies - remains a pipe dream, writes Emmanuel Igunza.

Enjoying the ride

Mon, 01/16/2017 - 00:19
Some creative commuters are occupying their travelling hours with a productive pastime. Here is a look at some of their efforts.

BlaBla billions

Mon, 01/16/2017 - 00:16
How BlaBlaCar created a global transport network with empty car seats.

Piccadilly Circus lights to go out for site renovations

Mon, 01/16/2017 - 00:15
The lights of Piccadilly Circus will be switched off for the longest time since World War Two.

Money for nothing?

Mon, 01/16/2017 - 00:13
Two thousand jobless Finns are being given a basic income instead of welfare.

NHS patient caught selling his drugs in undercover film

Mon, 01/16/2017 - 00:12
A patient has been caught in an undercover BBC film illegally selling prescription drugs which cost the NHS £10,000 a year.

Joe Miller: Defeat of Davos

Mon, 01/16/2017 - 00:12
Brexit, Donald Trump, and the rise of populism have left the world's "liberal elites" reeling. Can Davos, their ideological habitat, survive?

Disabled access: Premier League clubs may face sanctions over lack of improvement

Mon, 01/16/2017 - 00:06
Premier League clubs should face legal action if they fail to meet the needs of disabled fans, according to a new report.

Eight billionaires 'as rich as world's poorest half'

Mon, 01/16/2017 - 00:04
Oxfam research finds the eight richest billionaires have as much wealth as 3.6 billion people combined.

Newspaper headlines: Trump to 'make Brexit great' with trade deal

Sun, 01/15/2017 - 23:45
Donald Trump's first UK interview is one of many stories featured on Monday's front pages.

Donald Trump says UK 'doing great' after Brexit vote

Sun, 01/15/2017 - 23:38
The US president-elect promises a quick trade deal with the UK after he takes office in five days time.

Donald Trump praises UK's Brexit decision

Sun, 01/15/2017 - 23:21
US President-elect Donald Trump says the UK is "doing great" following the decision to leave the EU.

Sports hall roof collapses during match in Czech Republic

Sun, 01/15/2017 - 22:49
A sports hall roof collapses during a floorball game in the Czech Republic city of Ceska Trebova.

Pound falls ahead of Theresa May Brexit speech

Sun, 01/15/2017 - 22:31
The pound sinks below $1.20 ahead of a key speech from Theresa May on Brexit this week.

Man Utd 1-1 Liverpool: Jose Mourinho & Jurgen Klopp analyse draw

Sun, 01/15/2017 - 21:26
Man Utd boss Jose Mourinho feels Liverpool were defensive in the draw at Old Trafford, while Jurgen Klopp cites rivals' long-ball tactics.

Theresa May to star in spread in US Vogue magazine

Sun, 01/15/2017 - 20:21
Renowned photographer Annie Leibovitz's shoot with the prime minister will feature in April's Vogue.

Facebook to roll out fake news tools in Germany

Sun, 01/15/2017 - 19:59
Facebook is rolling out new tools in Germany to help combat the spread of fabricated news stories.