The star and writer of the upcoming romance Me Before You talk to CBC News about strong female roles and the joys of a women-led movie set.
Turkey has accused Russia of bombing a hospital and a mosque in the Syrian city of Idlib.
The world's longest and deepest rail tunnel will be officially opened in Switzerland today after nearly two decades of construction work.
Andrea Stairs, managing director of eBay Canada, on the state of e-commerce in this country
China starts a new wave of drug pricing inspections today focussed on foreign and local pharmaceutical companies and hospitals in a bid to curb rising health costs.
Scotiabank economist Derek Holt on GDP figures that showed slower than expected annualized growth in the first quarter
A glass of good wine, or a single malt scotch on the rocks - what's better value for money as an investment?
How an exoskeleton suit is helping a man paralysed from the waist down to walk
Parts of Texas have experienced unprecedented levels of flooding causing the mandatory evacuation of hundreds of residents.
You have probably never heard of Bekoji, but this small town in the highlands of Ethiopia has had a huge impact on athletics.
Officially Thailand's former Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra is banned by the military from any political activity, and everyone is banned from campaigning on the new constitution.
Hollywood stars Leonardo DiCaprio and Tom Hardy turn up - but won't talk - at the launch of a high-end, high-price smartphone.
Major repairs are being made to Halifax's Macdonald Bridge and it's not even being shut down to do them.
Could leaving the EU cost you more to use your phone abroad? Rory Cellan-Jones has been finding out.
Ride along with Briar Stewart as she drives through the fire-damaged town.
Here's a look at what the current size of the Fort McMurray wildfire might cover
New trailer for Finding Dory has people wondering if it features Disney Pixar's first lesbian couple
BBC journalist Benjamin Zand visits Lyari in Karachi, which he had been told to avoid as the Pakistani city's 'most dangerous' area.
Parts of northern France have been hit by flooding after sustained heavy rain swept the region.
Militants hold off Iraqi, coalition forces as UN warns of danger for civilians trapped inside city
Social media video shows aftermath of attack in Idlib
Amnesty International says 1.2 million displaced between 2012 and 2016
A team of young British architects are showcasing some new ideas in Venice about how to design and build comfortable homes, at a time of severe housing shortages.
Iraqi forces are meeting fierce resistance as efforts to retake the city of Falluja from the so-called Islamic State group continue.
Why is a Japanese firm apologising for raising the price of its ice-cream?