Sprinter first openly gay Indian athlete

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Dutee Chand says she was encouraged to speak out after India decriminalised gay sex in 2018 Indian sprinter Dutee Chand has revealed she is in a same-sex relationship, the…

Explosion hits tourist bus in Egypt

Image copyright Reuters Image caption Windows of the bus were shattered An explosion targeting a tourist bus has injured at least 16 people near the Grand Egyptian Museum, next to the pyramids in Giza, security…

India exit polls see Modi re-election

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Many saw the election as a referendum on Prime Minister Modi India's Prime Minister Narendra Modi's Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) is on course to win the general election, exit…

Swiss voters approve tighter gun control

Image copyright AFP Image caption Nearly 48% of households in Switzerland own a gun Voters in Switzerland have backed a tightening of gun laws to conform with European Union regulations, early projections suggest. The projections…

Bookmaker pays out for wrong election bet

Image copyright EPA Image caption Sportsbet had predicted that Prime Minister Scott Morrison would lose the election An Australian betting company has paid out for the wrong result in the country's elections. Sportsbet handed out…

How Australias PM forged a miracle win

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionScott Morrison: "I said I was going to burn for you, and I am"Australia's ruling coalition was widely expected to be defeated in Saturday's election after long…

Bodies of twins found in Kenya river

Image copyright GPS Image caption The bodies were buried near where they were discovered Kenya's authorities say the bodies of two babies, thought to be twins, have been found during a clean-up of a river…

Harry and Meghan share unseen wedding snaps

Image copyright @sussexroyal / Chris Allerton The Duke and Duchess of Sussex have released new photos from their wedding to mark their first anniversary. Harry and Meghan posted a compilation of 14 images, including some…