Listen Live Follow Us On:
For Email Marketing you can trust

 

BBC World News

Yahoo shares jump despite profit fall

BBC World News - Wed, 04/16/2014 - 04:59
Shares in the struggling internet search giant Yahoo surge 9%, despite first-quarter profits falling 20%.
Categories: BBC World News

US casino: Poker pro Ivey cheated

BBC World News - Wed, 04/16/2014 - 04:44
An Atlantic City, New Jersey, casino sues professional poker player Phil Ivey, accusing him of winning $10m (£6m) by cheating at baccarat.
Categories: BBC World News

New Banksy art removed with crowbar

BBC World News - Wed, 04/16/2014 - 04:33
New street art by "guerrilla artist" Banksy is removed within hours of appearing in Bristol.
Categories: BBC World News

VIDEO: Biden: 'We own the finish line'

BBC World News - Wed, 04/16/2014 - 04:20
Boston has marked the first anniversary of the deadly bombing at last year's marathon, honouring the dead and lauding the character and strength of the survivors and the city's residents.
Categories: BBC World News

Few stewards trained for World Cup

BBC World News - Wed, 04/16/2014 - 04:05
Brazil has so far trained only 20% of the private security guards needed inside the 12 stadiums for coming football World Cup, BBC Brasil has learned.
Categories: BBC World News

Dave Lee Travis charged with assault

BBC World News - Wed, 04/16/2014 - 03:51
Former Radio 1 DJ Dave Lee Travis is charged with one count of indecent assault under Operation Yewtree, Scotland Yard says.
Categories: BBC World News

VIDEO: Kim Il Sung anniversary divides Koreas

BBC World News - Wed, 04/16/2014 - 03:46
Celebrations are held in North Korea to mark the 102nd anniversary of the birth of the country's founding leader Kim il Sung, while protests are held in South Korea to condemn the north's nuclear ambitions.
Categories: BBC World News

Coca-cola's fizzy sales go flat

BBC World News - Wed, 04/16/2014 - 03:19
The amount of fizzy drinks Coca-Cola sells worldwide falls for the first time in 15 years, but still drinks sales are up by 8%.
Categories: BBC World News

VIDEO: Third gender recognised in India

BBC World News - Wed, 04/16/2014 - 03:11
India's Supreme Court has recognised transgender people as a third gender, in a landmark ruling. Yogita Limaye reports.
Categories: BBC World News

Hair salon visited over N Korea ad

BBC World News - Wed, 04/16/2014 - 02:21
North Korean officials visit a west London hair salon to question why it had used their leader Kim Jong-un's image in a poster.
Categories: BBC World News

VIDEO: Russian Lada 'chases Ukraine tank'

BBC World News - Wed, 04/16/2014 - 02:07
Footage posted online purports to show pro-Russian activists in a Lada confronting a Ukrainian tank.
Categories: BBC World News

VIDEO: Pistorius trial day 22 - in 60 secs

BBC World News - Wed, 04/16/2014 - 02:03
The Oscar Pistorius murder trial has seen a Valentine's card which his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp had intended to give him before he shot her dead.
Categories: BBC World News

Iraq shuts notorious Abu Ghraib jail

BBC World News - Wed, 04/16/2014 - 01:58
Iraq's government closes the notorious Abu Ghraib prison because of what it says are security concerns.
Categories: BBC World News

Coulson quizzed over the 'dark arts'

BBC World News - Wed, 04/16/2014 - 01:52
Andy Coulson tells the hacking trial he should have paid more attention to the use of the "dark arts" at the News of the World when he was editor there.
Categories: BBC World News

Bolivia files claim over Chilean sea

BBC World News - Wed, 04/16/2014 - 01:47
Bolivia's president submits legal documents to the UN highest court in support of his country's claim to regain access to the sea from Chile.
Categories: BBC World News

UN's expert criticises 'sexist' UK

BBC World News - Wed, 04/16/2014 - 01:39
The UN's Rapporteur on Violence Against Women raises concerns about sexism in British society, describing over-sexualisation of women as "routine".
Categories: BBC World News

'Mass abduction' at Nigeria school

BBC World News - Wed, 04/16/2014 - 01:25
Armed men have abducted some 100 students from a girls' school in north-eastern Nigeria, officials say.
Categories: BBC World News

Greece jails two over fatal stabbing

BBC World News - Wed, 04/16/2014 - 01:19
Two men suspected of links with far-right Golden Dawn are jailed for life in Greece for the fatal stabbing of a Pakistani immigrant.
Categories: BBC World News

Bells mark Hillsborough anniversary

BBC World News - Wed, 04/16/2014 - 00:50
Church and civic bells ring 96 times across Merseyside to mark the 25th anniversary of the Hillsborough disaster as memorial services take place in Liverpool and Sheffield.
Categories: BBC World News

Deep sea challenge for MH370 search

BBC World News - Wed, 04/16/2014 - 00:19
Mini-sub struggles in search for missing plane
Categories: BBC World News