"All I really need to know about how to live and what to do and how to be I learned in kindergarten. Remember the Dick-and-Jane books and the first word you learned--the biggest word of all--look."
—Robert (L.) Fulghum (b. 1937) American writer, author
- Co-pilot 'wanted to destroy plane' Fri, 27 Mar 2015 01:44:11 GMT
- The co-pilot of the Germanwings flight, named as Andreas Lubitz, intentionally started the plane's descent before it crashed into the French Alps, officials say.
- Yemen leader Hadi gets Saudi refuge Thu, 26 Mar 2015 22:50:44 GMT
- Yemen's President Hadi arrives in Saudi Arabia's capital Riyadh, as a Saudi-led coalition continues air strikes against Shia Houthi rebels.
- Buildings collapse in New York blast Thu, 26 Mar 2015 22:36:42 GMT
- At least 19 people are injured after an explosion causes two buildings to collapse in New York's East Village.
- Argentine president's case dismissed Thu, 26 Mar 2015 23:51:55 GMT
- A court of appeals in Argentina has upheld a decision to throw out controversial allegations against President Cristina Fernandez de Kirchner.
- US agents 'attended sex parties' Fri, 27 Mar 2015 00:36:45 GMT
- A new report alleges that US drug enforcement agents attended sex parties funded by drug cartels while stationed overseas.
- Shia militias 'in Tikrit pullback' Thu, 26 Mar 2015 15:48:14 GMT
- A US general says Iranian-backed Shia militias in Iraq are no longer leading the battle to recapture Tikrit from Islamic State.
- MPs warn on growth of UK jihadists Thu, 26 Mar 2015 15:31:13 GMT
- Not enough is being done to prevent people leaving the UK to join Islamic State in Iraq and Syria, a group of MPs warns.
- Asylum claims 'highest for 22 years' Thu, 26 Mar 2015 11:23:09 GMT
- The UN's refugee agency says the number of refugees seeking asylum in developed countries rose by 45% in 2014, with Germany receiving the most claims.
- Indiana emergency for HIV 'epidemic' Thu, 26 Mar 2015 15:41:13 GMT
- The governor of Indiana has declared a public health emergency and authorised a needle sharing programme, after an HIV outbreak "reached epidemic proportions" in part of the state.
- US soldier 'plotted to support IS' Thu, 26 Mar 2015 18:12:21 GMT
- A US soldier and his cousin are arrested and charged with conspiring to support the Islamic State, the Department of Justice says.
- Court allows Charles letters release Thu, 26 Mar 2015 15:39:15 GMT
- The Supreme Court says letters by Prince Charles to government departments can be published, after a campaign by the Guardian newspaper.
- Richard III reburial service held Thu, 26 Mar 2015 20:06:52 GMT
- A service led by the Archbishop of Canterbury to mark the reburial of King Richard III, takes place at Leicester Cathedral.
- VIDEO: Does your pet have 'separation anxiety'? Mon, 23 Mar 2015 09:39:26 GMT
- Vets are warning that a growing number of dogs and other pets are suffering from separation anxiety as peoples' working habits change.
- VIDEO: China warning over global warming Sun, 22 Mar 2015 19:24:45 GMT
- The head of China's weather bureau warns that the country faces serious problems as a result of climate change.
- VIDEO: India 'looking strong' in World Cup Mon, 23 Mar 2015 12:46:24 GMT
- India have looked very impressive in the cricket World Cup, and cricket columnist Ayaz Memon has been speaking to the BBC in Mumbai on their chances of winning the tournament.