BBC News - World 12 March 2018

Kathmandu airport crash: At least 40 dead as US-Bangla plane veers off runway

Police say 49 of 71 passengers and crew are killed after a plane crashes on landing in Nepal.

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Florida shooting: Trump backs off on assault rifle curbs

The president tweets there is not much political support for raising the minimum age for buying guns.

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Givenchy, French fashion icon, dies aged 91

Fashion designer Hubert de Givenchy, famed for styling Audrey Hepburn and Jackie Kennedy, dies at 91.

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Greek football boss on pitch with gun

The Greek Super League is indefinitely suspended after PAOK Salonika's president invades the pitch with a gun during a match.

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EU 'will stand up to trade bullies'

Tensions continue over US tariffs on imported steel and aluminium imposed by President Trump.

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'No response' yet from North Korea on talks with the US

Pyongyang has remained silent since the US agreed to participate in direct talks.

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Slovakia journalist murder: Interior minister resigns

Robert Kalinak resigns amid a political crisis caused by the killing of a reporter and his fiancée.

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Iran plane crash: Turkish business heiress 'dies after UAE hen party'

A bride-to-be and her hen party were reportedly among 11 people killed when a jet came down on Sunday.

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Lone attacker killed at Iranian ambassador residence in Vienna

Police shot and killed a man who attacked guards at the Iranian ambassador's residence with a knife.

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'Drone crash' starts forest fire in Arizona

Firefighters fought the grassland blaze for a day before finally bringing it under control.

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The girl who convinced the Maasai to stop FGM

Aged eight, Nice Leng'ete was destined to undergo female genital mutilation. But she fought back. This is her story.

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Kathmandu airport crash: Plane crashes on landing

A plane carrying 71 passengers and crew has crashed on landing at Nepal's Kathmandu airport.

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Feed the birds, but be aware of risks, say wildlife experts

Wild birds may catch and spread diseases as they gather to feed in gardens, say scientists.

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OJ Simpson: Fox airs 'hypothetical confession' interview

Simpson hypothetically discusses his role in two murders in an interview that was originally shelved.

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