Macron promises minimum wage rise

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionPresident Macron says he is 'partly responsible' for the 'insufficient response' to the yellow vest protestsFrance's President Emmanuel Macron has promised a minimum wage rise and tax…

Sarah Hyland reveals second kidney transplant

Image copyright Araya Diaz/Getty Images Image caption Sarah Hyland had her first kidney transplant in 2012 US actress Sarah Hyland has described how having to undergo two kidney transplants left her "contemplating suicide", US media…

Palu tsunami clue found on seafloor

Image copyright Georgia Institute of Technology Image caption The tsunami came ashore within three minutes of the quake Scientists are getting closer to understanding the tsunami that struck Palu in Indonesia in September. Damaging waves…

PM to meet EU leaders for Brexit talks

Image copyright Reuters Image caption Theresa May's first meeting is with Dutch Prime Minister Mark Rutte Theresa May is meeting European leaders and EU officials on Tuesday for talks aimed at rescuing her Brexit deal.…

Puzzle solving wont stop mental decline

Image copyright Getty Images Doing crossword puzzles and Sudoku does not appear to protect against mental decline, according to a new study. The idea of "use it or lose it" when it comes to our…

Huawei arrest puts bullseye on Apple

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Apple draws 20% of its global revenue from China You don't need to look hard to see how the Global Times - the state-backed Chinese newspaper - is interpreting…

Nuns admit stealing cash for Vegas trip

Image copyright Getty Images Two nuns who worked at a Catholic school in California have admitted embezzling about $500,000 (£396,000) and using it to gamble in Las Vegas. Sisters Mary Kreuper and Lana Chang took…

Modis BJP trailing in key India polls

Image copyright Reuters Image caption Congress supporters celebrate initial poll results in Delhi Preliminary election results in the central state of Madhya Pradesh show a nail-biting contest between India's ruling BJP and the opposition Congress.…

Refugee footballer fights extradition

Image copyright Mark Avellino Photography Image caption Mr Al-Araibi claims he will be tortured if extradited A Bahraini footballer is facing extradition from Thailand, despite international calls for his release. Hakeem Al-Araibi, 25, who holds…

Search for shovel in backpacker murder

Image copyright Lucie Blackman Trust Image caption The University of Lincoln graduate arrived in New Zealand in mid-November Police investigating the murder of British backpacker Grace Millane are looking for a shovel believed to be…