Syria conflict: Army 'suspends Aleppo fighting'
BBC News: Thu, 08 Dec 2016 22:39:12 GMT
The Syrian army suspends fighting around eastern Aleppo to allow civilians to leave, Russia says.
Islamic State 'has lost 50,000 fighters' over two years
BBC News: Thu, 08 Dec 2016 20:48:41 GMT
At least 50,000 IS militants have been killed over the past two years, a top US military official says.
John Glenn dies: Trailblazing US astronaut was 95
BBC News: Thu, 08 Dec 2016 21:57:16 GMT
Former astronaut John Glenn, the first American to orbit Earth, dies aged 95.
Marine Le Pen: No free school for illegal migrants in France
BBC News: Thu, 08 Dec 2016 14:01:11 GMT
French far-right leader Marine Le Pen calls for an end to free education for illegal immigrants.
Japan tracks dementia patients with QR codes attached to fingernails
BBC News: Thu, 08 Dec 2016 14:08:05 GMT
A Japanese city is tracking elderly dementia patients by attaching barcodes to their fingernails.
Sexual harassment: Cat-callers face fines in Buenos Aires
BBC News: Thu, 08 Dec 2016 16:27:45 GMT
A new law aims to stamp out cat-calling and other sexual harassment in the Argentine capital.