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

 

BBC World News

'Culture of fear' at children's homes

BBC World News - Tue, 10/07/2014 - 22:52
A hotelier who opened a string of children's homes in north Wales created a "sexualised atmosphere alongside a culture of fear" as he abused 20 children in his care, a jury has heard.
Categories: BBC World News

Ex-DJ 'raped girl with Jimmy Savile'

BBC World News - Tue, 10/07/2014 - 22:41
Former radio DJ Ray Teret raped a 15-year-old girl "acting together" with the late TV presenter Jimmy Savile, a court in Manchester hears.
Categories: BBC World News

Islamic State widens Kobane attack

BBC World News - Tue, 10/07/2014 - 22:37
Islamic State militants extend attacks in the Syria-Turkey border town of Kobane, as US-led air strikes try to aid its Syrian Kurd defenders.
Categories: BBC World News

VIDEO: Staying safe while reporting Ebola

BBC World News - Tue, 10/07/2014 - 22:33
The BBC's Tulip Mazumdar, who has been reporting from Ebola-stricken Sierra Leone, explains how the BBC is covering the crisis safely.
Categories: BBC World News

Syria jihadist rebels seize priest

BBC World News - Tue, 10/07/2014 - 21:53
A Franciscan friar and about 20 parishioners have been abducted by jihadist rebels in north-western Syria, the Custody of the Holy Land says.
Categories: BBC World News

Murray makes progress in Shanghai

BBC World News - Tue, 10/07/2014 - 21:27
Andy Murray recovers from a second-set blip against Teymuraz Gabashvili to reach the second round of the Shanghai Masters.
Categories: BBC World News

IMF calls for bond market reform

BBC World News - Tue, 10/07/2014 - 20:48
The International Monetary Fund calls for reforms to government bond markets, in part to reduce the risk of repeats of the legal problems that have affected Argentina.
Categories: BBC World News

BBC defends EastEnders rape storyline

BBC World News - Tue, 10/07/2014 - 20:24
The BBC defends its recent rape storyline after 278 complaints are made following Monday's episode.
Categories: BBC World News

Day in pictures: 7 October

BBC World News - Tue, 10/07/2014 - 20:16
Images from around the world over the past 24 hours
Categories: BBC World News

Pietersen stands by bullying claims

BBC World News - Tue, 10/07/2014 - 20:13
Former England batsman Kevin Pietersen says he stands by his allegations of bullying in the team's dressing-room "100%".
Categories: BBC World News

Amazon faces EU tax avoidance probe

BBC World News - Tue, 10/07/2014 - 20:08
Online retailer Amazon is to face a formal investigation into its European corporate tax practices, the European Commission announces.
Categories: BBC World News

Begg 'offered to help free Henning'

BBC World News - Tue, 10/07/2014 - 20:01
Former Guantanamo Bay detainee Moazzam Begg tells the BBC he offered to intervene to help secure the release of British hostage Alan Henning.
Categories: BBC World News

Carlos the Jackal faces new trial

BBC World News - Tue, 10/07/2014 - 20:00
Notorious convicted killer Carlos the Jackal, who carried out attacks in the 1970s and 1980s, is to go on trial again in France for two murders.
Categories: BBC World News

BBC to adapt Le Carre's Night Manager

BBC World News - Tue, 10/07/2014 - 19:15
The BBC is adapting John le Carre's The Night Manager for a new six-part series.
Categories: BBC World News

Microsoft makes room-based game tech

BBC World News - Tue, 10/07/2014 - 19:12
Researchers have shown off a prototype gaming system that turns rooms into an interactive, augmented reality displays.
Categories: BBC World News

S Korea ferry captain was 'confused'

BBC World News - Tue, 10/07/2014 - 19:04
The captain of the South Korean ferry that sank in April says he was very "confused" during the incident, as he gives evidence in his trial.
Categories: BBC World News

Somalia's first cash machine opens

BBC World News - Tue, 10/07/2014 - 18:54
Somalia's first-ever cash withdrawal machine is installed in a hotel in the capital, Mogadishu, allowing people to withdraw money in US dollars.
Categories: BBC World News

VIDEO: Kurds break into European Parliament

BBC World News - Tue, 10/07/2014 - 18:43
Kurdish protesters have broken into the European Parliament in the Netherlands. It follows an earlier demonstration at the Dutch Parliament in the Hague on Monday night.
Categories: BBC World News

BBC opens up Eurovision selection

BBC World News - Tue, 10/07/2014 - 18:42
The BBC asks the public to submit entries for the UK's entry to next year's Eurovision Song Contest for the first time since 2008.
Categories: BBC World News

'England bowlers disrespectful'

BBC World News - Tue, 10/07/2014 - 18:42
Former captain Michael Vaughan says the England bowlers' "cabal" is a problem and backs Kevin Pietersen's claims.
Categories: BBC World News