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Tokyo Olympics: The Games begin as tennis star Naomi Osaka lights cauldron at opening ceremony
Tennis star Naomi Osaka has lit the cauldron at the opening ceremony of the Tokyo Olympics after a spectacular show at the national stadium.
Tokyo Olympics: From when to watch to Team GB's best hopes - all you need to know about this year's Games
This year's Olympic Games are like no other in history.
Tokyo Olympics: Games not right place for athletes on 'soapboxes', former star Fatima Whitbread says
The Olympics is not the right place for athletes to get on their "soapboxes", former British star Fatima Whitbread has said.
Tokyo Olympics 2020: Algerian judoka Fethi Nourine withdraws to avoid facing Israeli competitor Tohar Butbul
An Algerian judo competitor has withdrawn from the Tokyo Olympics after learning he could have faced an Israeli opponent.
With 100 days to COP26, what are these climate talks and why are they so important?
Almost every year since 1995, world leaders have met in person to discuss the climate crisis at a meeting known as Conference of the Parties (COP).
COVID-19: Woman given 'empty vaccination' by exhausted nurse in Malaysia
A woman in Malaysia was injected with an empty syringe when going for her COVID-19 vaccine, the government has confirmed.
Sydney: Cockatoos work out how to open bin lids by watching others do the trick, researchers say
Cockatoos in Sydney have learned to open bins - and the technique is catching on, as others have worked out how to do it by watching them, scientists say.
COVID-19: German pharmacies stop giving COVID vaccination status after hackers create fake passes
Counterfeit vaccine passes have forced pharmacies in Germany to stop issuing the certifications.
'Eye of Sauron' image reveals disc forming around alien planet
Scientists have captured an image of a circumstellar disc, and within it a planet with a moon-forming disc, that looks like the Eye of Sauron from the Lord of the Rings cinematic franchise.
Ben Needham: Mother vows to continue search for son 30 years after his disappearance
The mother of missing Ben Needham has said she will keep searching for her son, who disappeared on the Greek island of Kos 30 years ago.