President Donald Trump is replacing his national security adviser HR McMaster with straight-talking neo-conservative John Bolton.The foreign policy hawk has appeared regularly on the BBC over the years. Here's what we know about him.
Armed police have killed a suspect who shot dead three people in a series of attacks in southern France.Redouane Lakdim - who said he was fighting on behalf of the Islamic State group - took hostages at a supermarket in the town of Trèbes.Helicopters flew overhead as an elite police team closed in on
The president of the Canadian Academy of Recording Arts and Sciences and the Juno Awards talks to Eli Glasner about the changing Canadian music industry.
A former classmate says the spy told him he even wrote to Vladimir Putin asking to come back to Russia.Sergei Skripal and his daughter Yulia are in a critical condition after being poisoned by a nerve agent in Salisbury on 4 March.
U.K. Prime Minister Theresa May and German Chancellor Angela Merkel say it's 'highly likely' Moscow was involved in nerve agent attack, call on EU nations to act
Laying your loved ones to rest is big business in South Africa. The funeral insurance industry is valued at nearly half a billion dollars and people are spending large sums on items such as caskets and tombstones. As the financial burden on surviving relatives increases, many are putting money aside
Nigeria has become the centre of the Pentecostal movement in Africa since the 1970s and with its rise, the number of preachers and pilgrims has grown significantly. While some pastors have attracted a lot of negative attention because of their lavish lifestyles, others insist that ministry is a much
Survivors from the Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School shooting have arrived in Washington, DC ahead of the 'March for Our Lives' rally this weekend.Video by Paul Blake
The murder of Marielle Franco in Rio was a big blow for black women in Rio.For them her election to the City Council was a breakthrough, now they say they want justice for her.
A dramatic rescue of seven white-beaked dolphins has ended in Newfoundland, after several days of effort. The dolphins were trapped by ice and facing certain death in the harbour of Heart's-Delight-Islington, but thanks to a bright idea and a last-ditch effort the dolphins are free
Regulating social media is something governments around the world are considering, following Facebook's latest data breach. Canada's privacy commissioner is investigating, but it's not clear if there will be any consequences. For now, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau is putting the onus of protective
U.S. President Donald Trump has replaced his national security adviser H.R. McMaster in his administration's latest shuffle. McMaster's replacement is is former United Nations ambassador John Bolton
The Barenaked Ladies are set to reunite, but only for one night. They're celebrating their induction into the Canadian Music Hall of Fame, so former frontman Steven Page will rejoin his bandmates for a two-song performance at this year's Junos — after barely speaking to each other for nearly
Canada has come to the rescue of a young Afghan woman whose husband nearly killed her. Shakila Zareen was just a teenager when the man she was forced to marry, shot her in the face after she reported his constant abuse to the police. Zareen survived and ended up in India with her mother and younger sister