BBC News - World:
|MV Wakashio: Mauritius declares emergency as stranded ship leaks oil||Sat 8th Aug 2020 12:27 BST|
Mauritius declares a state of emergency after Japanese-owned carrier MV Wakashio starts leaking oil.
|12 months, 12 lives: Kashmiris in limbo and lockdown||Sun 9th Aug 2020 00:26 BST|
The BBC speaks to 12 Kashmiris from different walks of life about an unprecedented year for the region.
|Why the French are 'European champions' at abandoning pets||Sun 9th Aug 2020 00:21 BST|
Tens of thousands of pets are abandoned every summer in France. What's behind this sad phenomenon?
|Coronavirus: Fact-checking fake stories in Africa||Sun 9th Aug 2020 00:22 BST|
We've taken a look into some of the most widely-shared false stories about the pandemic across Africa.
|US election 2020: What is the electoral college?||Fri 7th Aug 2020 17:58 BST|
How does the US electoral college elect the president?
|Letter from Africa: 'How I helped put Gambians on Google Maps'||Sun 9th Aug 2020 00:31 BST|
A journalist is instrumental in the introduction of an address system which could help save lives.