BBC World News

US returns ancient sculpture to Pakistan

BBC World News - Thu, 04/28/2016 - 10:01
An ancient Pakistani sculpture depicting Buddha's footprints has been handed over to Pakistani officials after it was smuggled into the US.
Categories: BBC World News

'Global citizenship' rising, poll says

BBC World News - Thu, 04/28/2016 - 09:32
People are increasingly identifying themselves as global rather than national citizens, a BBC World Service poll suggests.
Categories: BBC World News

VIDEO: Ancient skills rebuild Nepal's temples

BBC World News - Thu, 04/28/2016 - 08:40
Nepal's craftspeople have been vital in the reconstruction of historic temples and monuments, using skills that have been passed down the generations.
Categories: BBC World News

The migrants stranded in Greece

BBC World News - Thu, 04/28/2016 - 08:00
What's life like for thousands of migrants stuck in Greece?
Categories: BBC World News

Nationalist surge challenges Europe

BBC World News - Thu, 04/28/2016 - 07:22
How nationalists are reshaping Europe's politics
Categories: BBC World News

Migrant Crisis: Changing attitudes of a German city

BBC World News - Thu, 04/28/2016 - 07:09
Changing attitudes in one German refugee city
Categories: BBC World News

Gush Etzion Junction: The deadly roundabout

BBC World News - Thu, 04/28/2016 - 07:07
Why a junction near Jerusalem is so dangerous
Categories: BBC World News

VIDEO: Japan's ivory trade criticised

BBC World News - Thu, 04/28/2016 - 07:03
Anti-poaching activists accuse Japan of fuelling the illegal ivory trade by allowing tusks to be legally registered.
Categories: BBC World News

China's push for driverless cars accelerates

BBC World News - Thu, 04/28/2016 - 07:00
China's push for driverless cars accelerates
Categories: BBC World News

VIDEO: Have hand-woven saris lost their value?

BBC World News - Thu, 04/28/2016 - 06:40
Technology and innovation driving traditional sari makers out of business in Varanasi, India.
Categories: BBC World News

Olympic torch given to Brazilians

BBC World News - Thu, 04/28/2016 - 06:07
With 100 days to go before the Olympic Games get under way in Rio de Janeiro, the Olympic flame has been handed over in Athens to the Brazilian authorities.
Categories: BBC World News

VIDEO: Fire rips through Canada rail bridge

BBC World News - Thu, 04/28/2016 - 06:03
Fire engulfs a rail trestle bridge in Mayerthorpe in the Canadian province of Alberta.
Categories: BBC World News

Cruz picks Fiorina as running mate

BBC World News - Thu, 04/28/2016 - 05:30
Republican presidential candidate Ted Cruz announces former contender Carly Fiorina as his running mate.
Categories: BBC World News

VIDEO: Bobbi Kristina Brown's drug use 'got bad'

BBC World News - Thu, 04/28/2016 - 05:18
Bobbi Kristina Brown's drug use "got really bad" before she died, her boyfriend Nick Gordon says.
Categories: BBC World News

VIDEO: Concern over imprisoned teenager in Egypt

BBC World News - Thu, 04/28/2016 - 02:40
Concern over imprisoned teenager in Egypt
Categories: BBC World News

Ex-House Speaker 'serial child molester'

BBC World News - Thu, 04/28/2016 - 02:09
A federal judge has sentenced Dennis Hastert to 15 months in prison, calling the former House Speaker "a serial child molester".
Categories: BBC World News

VIDEO: 'Bad-ass librarians' save Timbuktu treasures

BBC World News - Thu, 04/28/2016 - 02:03
Journalist and author Joshua Hammer talks about his book, Bad-Ass Librarians of Timbuktu, which describes how historians saved thousands of ancient Islamic texts from Al Qaeda militants.
Categories: BBC World News

'Suicide bomber' hits western Turkey

BBC World News - Thu, 04/28/2016 - 01:57
A suicide bomber blows herself up in the western Turkish city of Bursa, killing one and injuring 10, local media say.
Categories: BBC World News

Paris attacks suspect in French court

BBC World News - Thu, 04/28/2016 - 01:33
Paris attacks suspect Salah Abdeslam appears before a French judge hours after his extradition from Belgium.
Categories: BBC World News

Putin scolds space officials over delay

BBC World News - Thu, 04/28/2016 - 01:16
Russia's president urges space officials to fix "hitches" after travelling across the country to see the first rocket launch from a new cosmodrome - only for it to be delayed.
Categories: BBC World News