BBC News - World 11 December 2017

Jerusalem: Netanyahu expects EU to follow US recognition

But the EU says its stance is unchanged after the US recognised Jerusalem as Israel's capital.

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New York: 'Explosion' at Manhattan bus terminal

New York police respond to reports of explosion at bus terminal in Manhattan

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Huntington’s breakthrough may stop disease

Scientists say it could be the biggest breakthrough in neurodegenerative diseases for 50 years.

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Russia's Putin visits Syria airbase and orders start of pullout

Russia's president tells troops in Syria that he is ordering their partial withdrawal.

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India outrage over brutal rape and murder of six-year-old

The girl was allegedly abducted from her home while asleep before she was raped and tortured to death.

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Josh Homme: Queens of the Stone Age frontman kicks female photographer

The rock star says he is sorry for kicking the female photographer, who says he did it on purpose.

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Snow in Europe triggers transport chaos

Hundreds of flights have been cancelled in the Netherlands and Belgium.

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Spain orders removal of art work from Catalonia

The operation to seize dozens of medieval items follows a lengthy ownership battle.

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Tanzanian President Magufuli pardons child rapists

Rights group condemns John Magufuli for pardoning musicians who raped 10 primary schoolgirls.

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Saudi Arabia to allow cinemas to reopen from early 2018

The measure is part of Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman's Vision 2030 reform programme.

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Chinese rooftop climber dies in 62-storey fall

Wu Yongning, who climbed tall buildings without safety gear, fell from a Changsha skyscraper.

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Bambi on ice: Deer rescued from frozen lake in Oregon

Firefighters came to the aid of a deer which became stranded after the water froze over at an Oregon golf course.

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The Israeli PM meets EU foreign ministers, but differences emerge immediately.

Israeli PM Benjamin Netanyahu meets EU foreign ministers, but differences emerge immediately.

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Uruguay hosts world's biggest barbecue beating Argentina

A city in Uruguay grills 16.5 tonnes of meat to beat the previous world record held by Argentina.

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Bali jailbreak: US inmate escapes notorious Kerobokan prison

Reports suggest the man and another inmate escaped by climbing over the prison wall.

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Stars rally

Chris Evans, Justin Bieber, Hailee Steinfeld and Millie Bobby Brown are among the stars who have shared his story online.

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