VIDEO: Estonian triplets run for Olympic glory

A set of identical triplets will make history as they compete against each other at the summer Olympics in Rio.

A set of identical triplets will make history as they compete against each other at the summer Olympics in Rio.

VIDEO: Onboard camera captures rocket landing

An onboard camera has captured the successful landing of SpaceX’s Falcon 9 rocket, returning from space after launching an Asian communications satellite.

An onboard camera has captured the successful landing of SpaceX’s Falcon 9 rocket, returning from space after launching an Asian communications satellite.

VIDEO: The religious sites closed to women

BBC News takes a look at sacred sites around the world where women are banned.

BBC News takes a look at sacred sites around the world where women are banned.

VIDEO: Protests over Brazil’s ‘culture of rape’

Brazil’s interim president calls an emergency meeting of state security ministers after a sex attack on a teenage girl in Rio de Janeiro prompted widespread anger.

Brazil’s interim president calls an emergency meeting of state security ministers after a sex attack on a teenage girl in Rio de Janeiro prompted widespread anger.

VIDEO: Call for Olympic Games move over Zika

The World Health Organization has dismissed calls for the Rio Olympic Games to be moved because of the Zika outbreak in Brazil.

The World Health Organization has dismissed calls for the Rio Olympic Games to be moved because of the Zika outbreak in Brazil.

VIDEO: Washington gets a mural makeover

A neighbourhood in Washington has been made over with murals by both international and local artists.

A neighbourhood in Washington has been made over with murals by both international and local artists.

VIDEO: Ambassador tackles ceremony protester

The Canadian ambassador to Ireland tackles a protester who tried to disrupt a ceremony to honour British soldiers killed during the 1916 Easter Rising.

The Canadian ambassador to Ireland tackles a protester who tried to disrupt a ceremony to honour British soldiers killed during the 1916 Easter Rising.

VIDEO: Tourists brave slopes of erupting Etna

Europe’s most active volcano erupted on Wednesday, 25 May, shooting spectacular bursts of lava into the sky.

Europe’s most active volcano erupted on Wednesday, 25 May, shooting spectacular bursts of lava into the sky.