The Philippine islanders are worried the tourist ban will destroy their livelihoods.
No criminal charges will be brought over the death of US musician Prince in April 2016 - Minnesota prosecutors
The head of Mashhad's Islamic guidance department had authorised a concert at a shopping centre.
Scientist Vladimir Uglev has no doubt the agent that poisoned the Skripals was made in southern Russia.
King Mswati III declares a name change at events celebrating independence and his 50th birthday.
For the first time in almost six decades, Cuba has a leader who is not a Castro.
Airline staff take to social media to complain about passengers ignoring their advice.
A former Indian soldier who disappeared in 1978 finds his family after they spot him on YouTube.
Spread across three acres, the tree is reportedly the second largest of its kind in the world.
Officials in Turin say they won't register a boy born to a Turin counsellor by artificial insemination.
For the first time in 35 years, Saudis are allowed to go to the cinema.
Patti Murin, star of Broadway's Frozen, is applauded for opening up about her mental health.
Entrepreneur Sir Richard Branson, conservationist Jane Goodall and others urge more action.
What do tech leaders like Elon Musk, Mark Zuckerberg and Jeff Bezos have to say about meetings?
Students at a New York university were filmed using "extremely racist", "homophobic" language, chancellor says.
Mohammed Zammar, who was linked to the 9/11 attackers, is reportedly being held in northern Syria.
Some members have left and joined the group more than once.
Crenshanda Williams terminated calls from people including reports of robberies and murders.
Karen McDougal reaches a settlement allowing her to discuss her alleged affair with President Trump.
Miguel Díaz-Canel is set to be Cuba's new leader after almost 60 years with a Castro at the helm.
Nasa's Transiting Exoplanet Survey Satellite (Tess) searches for new planets.
A medical journal suggests the renowned autism paediatrician was a Nazi collaborator.
The BBC's Steve Rosenberg speaks to a retired Russian scientist who says he made nerve agents.
Five pods have reconstructed the smell of cities across the world. But there was a problem with one city...
The move comes after Tammy Duckworth became the first US senator to give birth while in office.
The high-ranking bureaucrat denies accusations he sexually harassed female reporters.
One Commonwealth Bank customer had been deceased for 11 years, an inquiry hears.
Tests on fan blades come after an explosion on a Southwest Airlines flight that left one person dead.
The Philippines leader accuses the Australian of "disorderly conduct", in a warning to foreign critics.
Intruders stormed into the Nigerian upper house and took the symbolic mace.
The US space agency's Tess satellite lifts off on a mission to find thousands of new worlds.
Three experts explain how Donald Trump might avoid diplomatic gaffes and forge a lasting peace with North Korea.
Many Nigerian Christians believe it is compulsory to give 10% of their income to the church. But some say this means poor people are funding the extravagant lifestyles of charismatic preachers.
As the investigation into an alleged chemical attack in Syria continues, one group is spreading its unsubstantiated take.
Despite the 2016 peace deal, the country's cocaine trade is still flourishing.
Hetty Verolme returns to the Bergen-Belsen concentration camp where she spoke to the BBC in April 1945.
The US president and Japanese PM agree maximum pressure will be kept on North Korea.
An idyllic holiday resort on the banks of the Red Sea was a base for Israeli spies with a secret mission.
The children's mother returned to find her two children's bodies and the killer stabbing herself.
The World Trade Organization faces challenges on two fronts that threaten the way it does business.
A record number of Nepalese women are climbing Mount Everest this spring season, officials tell the BBC.
It is the first island-wide power outage since Hurricane Maria hit the US territory seven months ago.
This Washington taxi driver has a big secret - he is a musical star who composes in his car.
The trio, who belonged to a group called the Crusaders, were infiltrated by an FBI informant.
The Italian-American wrestler held the WWE championship for 11 years, longer than anyone else.
A video of the incident shows a man hitting the pair with his belt and shouting anti-Semitic abuse.
Officers responded to a call after a vehicle crashed into a home. Seconds later, the house exploded.
The former US first lady, mother of a president and literacy campaigner has died at the age of 92.
Howard Schultz said Philadelphia Starbucks incident was "reprehensible" and "not who Starbucks is."
Former FBI director James Comey shares what it's like to be attacked by President Trump on Twitter.
The president breaks a long Twitter silence over his alleged affair with an adult film actress.
Cuba's lawmakers say Miguel Díaz-Canel is sole candidate to succeed Raúl Castro, bringing family's rule to an end
The autistic boy says the project, which took over 700 hours, helped him to overcome his condition.
The three firms say they did not know their exports of a Sarin-linked chemical to Syria might be illegal.
Tammie Jo Shults, a 10-year veteran of the US Navy, is lauded for her "nerves of steel".
Presidential and parliamentary elections will be brought forward to 24 June.
City councils want to stop the bird population from growing and damaging the local ecosystem.
London mayor Sadiq Khan praises Justin Trudeau and Jacinda Ardern for their influence on gender issues.
Experts describe the challenges facing those investigating an alleged chemical attack in Syria.
Strong desert winds have brought unwelcome spikey visitors to Victorville, California, US
CIA chief Mike Pompeo formed a "good relationship" with North Korea's leader, the US leader tweets.
China's one-day exercise follows warnings against independence moves by the self-governing island.
Tributes are paid to a woman whose husband and son were both US presidents.
Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau wants a deal that will "flip over the day after Brexit".
Raúl Castro will step down at the National Assembly session, bringing an end to the Castro era.
European Union gives manufacturers five years to replace ingredient of popular drink which has been linked to cancer.
But some believe the dramatic move is just a tactic to get the nurses to go back to work.
A US airliner experienced a mid-air engine failure, causing a broken window that led to pressure dropping dramatically in the cabin.
The man fled from Iceland to Sweden on a passenger plane reportedly also carrying the prime minister.
Police aim to break up a network that smuggled Thais into Germany and forced them into sex work.
Officials warn nation's seafarers about the perils of strong drink as they take up new jobs abroad.
The cartoon has been shared by thousands but her use of Hindu gods has sparked anger in India.
Comments by a Trump aide that Nikki Haley is "confused" over Russia sanctions draw a sharp response.
Melina Roberge was motivated by money and a chance to post "glamorous" photos, a judge says.
US sorghum producers are looking at "all legal options" available to them in response to China's move.
A US passenger jet pilot radioed air traffic control for help after an apparent explosion midair.
Biplap Deb cited the ancient Hindu epic Mahabharata but his statement has attracted ridicule.
Amid a privacy crisis, Facebook asks permission to expand use of facial recognition technology.
Australia's Margaret River Pro will not continue after two men were bitten nearby, officials say.
Grenades have come to symbolise Sweden's debate about violent crime ahead of September's election.
Families of students detained in Turkey for protesting against military action in Afrin say they are being wrongly targeted.
Seven iconic images from Israel's history, as the country turns 70.
China's nuclear fusion research might put the country at the fore of future clean energy solutions.
India placed third on the scoreboard, but the medals are an uplifting sign for future success.
She was the only woman to see her husband and son sworn in as US president.
"Reggae is something I respect," says the star as he releases an album with dancehall legend Shaggy.
Barbara Bush, former US first lady and literacy campaigner, has died aged 92
How do visually impaired people avoid getting lost while travelling?
High resolution 3D scans of more than 25 historical sites from around the world are being released.
For the first time in 10 years, global malaria cases are no longer falling, and experts are worried.
Adult film actress Stormy Daniels appears on daytime television to talk about President Donald Trump.
The space rock that exploded in 2008 seems to have come from the early Solar System.
Tornadoes in the southern US have killed one and wreaked havoc across several states.
Japan's leader is also expected to discuss trade with his US counterpart as they meet in Florida.
The adult film star's lawyer offers $100,000 for information on a man who allegedly threatened her.
The coffee store chain will close all its branches in the US for "racial bias" education.
One of Africa's top musicians is being questioned by Tanzanian police for a video of him kissing a woman.
The parents, whose children were killed in the 2012 school attack, sue Alex Jones for damages.
The Southwest Airlines plane landed in Philadelphia en route from New York to Dallas.
A black customer denied access to a store toilet films a white customer who was given the code.