My Pick of the Week

US mid-term elections 2018: Trump’s invincible, but for how much longer?

https://www.bbc.com/news/world-us-canada-46099744

World

Cameroon school kidnap: More than 70 pupils seized in Bamenda

https://www.bbc.com/news/world-africa-46096924

New Caledonia: French Pacific territory rejects independence

https://www.bbc.com/news/world-asia-46087053

What are Pakistan’s blasphemy laws?

https://www.bbc.com/news/world-south-asia-12621225

Europe

Denmark accuses Iran of activist murder plot

https://www.bbc.com/news/world-europe-46029981

America

Mid-terms 2018: When an attack ad is a vote decider

https://www.bbc.com/news/world-us-canada-46039099

Trump’s birthright plan: The legality, politics and history

https://www.bbc.com/news/world-46034989

BUSINESS & ECONOMY

Why the Chinese yuan is falling

https://www.bbc.com/news/business-46031652

HEALTH

French babies born with missing limbs prompt inquiry

https://www.bbc.com/news/world-europe-46043564

EDUCATION & FAMILY

Finland’s schools ditch traditional classrooms for open-plan learning

https://www.bbc.com/news/av/education-45727843/finland-s-schools-ditch-traditional-classrooms-for-open-plan-learning

Dutch language besieged by English at university

https://www.bbc.com/news/world-europe-46030112

SCIENCE & TECHNOLOGY

Can artificial intelligence help stop religious violence?

https://www.bbc.com/news/technology-46035542

Facebook daily visits growth slows as sales miss forecasts

https://www.bbc.com/news/business-46038496

ENVIRONMENT

Global hunger for soybeans ‘destroying Brazil’s Cerrado savanna’

https://www.bbc.com/news/av/world-latin-america-46022184/global-hunger-for-soybeans-destroying-brazil-s-cerrado-savanna

CULTURE (including LANGUAGE)

French poet Baudelaire suicide letter fetches €234,000 at auction

https://www.bbc.com/news/world-europe-46091078

Hardcore Halloween 365 (be prepared for nightmare visions)

https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/ampstories/larping/index.html#sa-link_location=features-and-analysis-1&intlink_from_url=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.bbc.com%2Fnews%2Fworld-south-asia-12621225&intlink_ts=1540979485414&story_slot=1-sa

Senegalese artist Omar Victor Diop: Why I’m trying to correct history

https://www.bbc.com/news/av/world-africa-46033529/senegalese-artist-omar-victor-diop-why-i-m-trying-to-correct-history

MISCELLANEOUS

Gab drops offline after Pittsburgh shooting

https://www.bbc.com/news/technology-46017529

BBC … website articles week 45 2018