BBC News - World 7 December 2017

Jerusalem status: World condemns Trump's announcement

International criticism grows over Donald Trump's move to recognise Jerusalem as Israel's capital.

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Australian parliament approves same-sex marriage

MPs overwhelmingly vote to legalise same-sex marriage, setting off immediate celebrations.

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California fire burns Bel-Air mansions as spread continues

The state's firefighters say they cannot effectively fight blazes in the current windy conditions.

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Rajasthan attack: India arrest over 'love jihad' killing video

Police make an arrest after video circulated showing a Muslim man being hacked to death and burned.

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Bitcoin breaks through the $15,000 mark

The digital currency has seen its value more than double in the last month in a volatile journey.

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China claims Indian drone 'invaded airspace in crash'

China is "strongly dissatisfied" at what it calls an "invasion of airspace", report state media.

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Hirohito's WW2 memoir bought by Japanese accused holocaust denier

The buyer of the former Japan emperor's WW2 memoir is accused of denying the holocaust.

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Brazil clown turned lawmaker says he will not run again

Clown turned congressman Tiririca says he is going back to being a full-time entertainer.

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Oscars body approves code of conduct for behaviour

The Academy warns members there is no place for those who abuse their power and status.

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San Francisco to restrict goods delivery robots

The city is concerned about the safety of pedestrians if there are also many robots on the pavements.

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Nigeria's anti-Boko Haram general Attahiru Ibrahim sacked

The redeployment of the general who led the fight against the militants follows a wave of attacks.

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Cheers and a sing-song: Australian MPs back gay marriage

Same-sex marriage will become legal in Australia after MPs passed a historic bill.

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Japan enforces new road rules for 'Mario Kart' drivers

New traffic laws to cope with fancy dress go-kart tours in Tokyo.

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Tbilisi to a tent

Now a wanted man, Mikheil Saakashvili says nothing will stop his calls to impeach his ex-ally, Ukraine President Petro Poroshenko.

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