Glastonbury 2016: Is this the muddiest start ever?

There may be no music yet but Glastonbury has already kicked off in Somerset, with a muddy welcome awaiting festival-goers.

There may be no music yet but Glastonbury has already kicked off in Somerset, with a muddy welcome awaiting festival-goers.

DJ Boddhi Satva, founding father of Ancestral Soul

Central African Republic is not normally associated with cutting-edge electronic music but DJ and Producer Boddhi Satva has gained a global reputation for just that.

Central African Republic is not normally associated with cutting-edge electronic music but DJ and Producer Boddhi Satva has gained a global reputation for just that.

Going down ‘world’s longest’ tunnel slide at Orbit sculpture

The Orbit sculpture was built for the London 2012 Olympics, but now it’s been transformed into something new – a gigantic slide! Newsround’s Ayshah has a sneak peek…

The Orbit sculpture was built for the London 2012 Olympics, but now it’s been transformed into something new – a gigantic slide! Newsround’s Ayshah has a sneak peek…

Glastonbury: Festival goers arrive ahead of music

There may be no music yet, but Glastonbury has already kicked off in Somerset.

There may be no music yet, but Glastonbury has already kicked off in Somerset.

Holstered

Indian-administered Kashmir used to be a hub for factories making guns for civilians, but the industry has been declining in recent years, writes the BBC’s Geeta Pandey in Srinagar.

Indian-administered Kashmir used to be a hub for factories making guns for civilians, but the industry has been declining in recent years, writes the BBC’s Geeta Pandey in Srinagar.

Don’t knock it

An Italian supermarket causes a social media storm in China by urging customers not to knock watermelons to test their ripeness.

An Italian supermarket causes a social media storm in China by urging customers not to knock watermelons to test their ripeness.

Democrats hold Congress ‘sit-in’ protest to force gun control vote

Democratic congressmen are refusing to leave the floor of the House of Representatives in order to force a vote on gun control regulations.

Democratic congressmen are refusing to leave the floor of the House of Representatives in order to force a vote on gun control regulations.

Spain interior minister refuses to resign over smear allegations

The Spanish interior minister refuses to resign after leaked tapes appear to link him to efforts to smear separatist politicians in Catalonia, as protests build.

The Spanish interior minister refuses to resign after leaked tapes appear to link him to efforts to smear separatist politicians in Catalonia, as protests build.