Pope in historic Russia church talks
BBC News: Sat, 13 Feb 2016 05:50:42 GMT
Pope Francis and Russian Orthodox Patriarch Kirill call for restored Christian unity between the two churches at historic talks in Cuba.
Syria rebels pledge to keep fighting
BBC News: Sat, 13 Feb 2016 03:20:10 GMT
Rebel groups in Syria tell the BBC they will not stop fighting, casting doubt on an accord by world powers to bring about a cessation of hostilities.
Polluted air 'causes 5.5m deaths a year'
BBC News: Sat, 13 Feb 2016 05:34:22 GMT
More than 5.5 million people worldwide are dying prematurely every year as a result of air pollution, according to new research.
Bill Murray 'throws phones from bar'
BBC News: Sat, 13 Feb 2016 07:47:45 GMT
Hollywood actor Bill Murray offers to reimburse drinkers after allegedly throwing their mobile phones from a rooftop bar after they tried to take photos.
Venezuela leader's foes move to oust him
BBC News: Fri, 12 Feb 2016 19:11:02 GMT
The new opposition-controlled National Assembly in Venezuela plans to speed up moves to oust the government of Nicolas Maduro as economic woes deepen.
Valcke given 12-year football ban
BBC News: Fri, 12 Feb 2016 17:33:59 GMT
Former Fifa secretary-general Jerome Valcke is banned from all football-related activity for 12 years.