LGBT group severs links with Navratilova over transgender comments

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Martina Navratilova has been a longstanding campaigner for gay rights A US-based organisation that campaigns for LGBT sportspeople has cut its links with tennis

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Drone no-fly zone to be widened after Gatwick chaos

Image copyright Getty Images The no-fly zone for drones around airports is to be extended following the disruption at Gatwick in December, the government says. From 13 March it will

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Netanyahu and the allegations of corruption

Final lists of candidates will be drawn up in Israel this week ahead of the country’s general election in April. It’s an important moment in the run up to the

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When class sizes fall so does teachers’ pay

Image copyright Getty Images Making class sizes smaller sounds like a success story. But an international analysis of its impact shows unintended consequences – it often seems to mean lower

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Gender pay gap grows at hundreds of big firms

Image copyright Getty Images Four in 10 private companies that have published their latest gender pay gap are reporting wider gaps than they did last year, according to BBC analysis.

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France anti-Semitism: Jewish graves desecrated near Strasbourg

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionFrench President Macron visits desecrated Jewish graves Nearly 100 graves at a Jewish cemetery in eastern France have been desecrated with swastikas.

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AI fake face website launched

Image copyright thispersondoesnotexist.com Image caption A selection of faces from the website A software developer has created a website that generates fake faces, using artificial intelligence (AI). Thispersondoesnotexist.com generates a

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House launches probe of US nuclear plan in Saudi Arabia

Image copyright MANDEL NGAN VIA GETTY IMAGES Image caption President Trump at the Arab Islamic American Summit in Riyadh in 2017 The US is rushing to transfer sensitive nuclear power

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Thank you note for VHS player makes thousands cry

Image copyright . Image caption Old school letter for an old school machine When a happy customer’s letter of appreciation to the seller of a VHS machine was shared on

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Karl Lagerfeld, Chanel fashion designer, dies aged 85

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionKarl Lagerfeld often appeared at shows alongside his models Superstar fashion designer Karl Lagerfeld has died aged 85 in Paris following a

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