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Chocolate meltdown closes German road

December 12, 2018 - 5:39am
Some 25 firefighters were called in after a tank of liquid chocolate poured out into a street.

Neil Young says Hyde Park show will proceed without Barclaycard as sponsor

December 12, 2018 - 4:45am
The star was angry that a Hyde Park date was sponsored by a "fossil fuel funding entity".

Strasbourg shooting: France hunts gunman as alert level raised

December 12, 2018 - 4:30am
Hundreds of armed officers search for a man who opened fire at a Christmas market in Strasbourg.

Samples cut around Soyuz hole in spacewalk

December 12, 2018 - 4:19am
Cosmonauts have cut samples from around a hole, which Moscow says may have been caused by a drill.

India delivery man sacked for eating food sparks sympathy

December 12, 2018 - 3:54am
A Zomato delivery driver was filmed eating food meant for customers and resealing the boxes in India.

Myanmar journalists: Families urge Wa Lone and Kyaw Soe Oo release

December 12, 2018 - 3:47am
Wa Lone and Kyaw Soe Oo remain in jail one year from their arrest investigating the Rohingya crisis.

Australian prisoner gave birth alone in 'degrading' cell incident

December 12, 2018 - 3:15am
The prisoner endured a "degrading and high risk" birth inside a locked cell, a review finds.

Sarah Mardini: 'I am not a people smuggler’

December 12, 2018 - 1:37am
A Syrian refugee who saved 18 people has been released from a Greek prison, after being accused of people trafficking.

Strasbourg shooting: 'I heard gunshots'

December 12, 2018 - 1:24am
Eyewitnesses described what they saw, as the shooting unfolded near a Christmas market.

Fears over sensitive US military data in commercial cloud

December 12, 2018 - 1:04am
The BBC investigates a $10bn (£8bn) Pentagon contract to store sensitive data in a cyber-cloud.

Meng Wanzhou: Trump could intervene in case of Huawei executive

December 11, 2018 - 9:23pm
The president says he could act for the good of US trade, as Canada releases Meng Wanzhou on bail.

Grace Millane: Backpacker's body returned to family

December 11, 2018 - 8:42pm
New Zealand detectives say Grace Millane's family are "in the process of organising to take her home".

Yemen war: Billions in aid, but where's it going?

December 11, 2018 - 7:36pm
Peace talks in Sweden aim at ending nearly four years of civil war.

Trump, Pelosi and Schumer bicker over border wall

December 11, 2018 - 7:27pm
'See, we get along,' the president joked during testy exchanges with Nancy Pelosi and Chuck Schumer.

Climate change: Arctic reindeer numbers crash by half

December 11, 2018 - 7:24pm
Climate change in the Arctic has caused the wild reindeer population to crash by 56%, a report says.

How Apollo 8 Astronauts took the famous 'Earthrise' photograph

December 11, 2018 - 7:17pm
Frank Borman was the Commander of the Apollo 8 mission to the Moon. The astronauts took an iconic photo of the Earth rising above the lunar surface.

Letter from Africa: Why Kenyan men don't want to share power with women

December 11, 2018 - 7:15pm
Joseph Warungu says the struggle for gender equality in Kenyan politics is failing on many fronts.

The Germans solving rising rents with people power

December 11, 2018 - 7:11pm
Living in gentrified areas of Munich is getting pricey - but these renters say they have the answer.

The blind Indian cyclist conquering the Himalayas

December 11, 2018 - 7:11pm
Despite losing his eyesight, Devyanshu Ganatra is determined not to let his disability get in the way of his love for sports.

From Ebola survivor to trainee doctor

December 11, 2018 - 7:10pm
Five years ago, Daniel lost everything to Ebola. Now he's training to become a doctor.