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

 

BBC World News

Malaysian PM ill after floods visit

BBC World News - Mon, 01/05/2015 - 19:22
Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak contracts E. coli after visiting areas where flooding has displaced more than 200,000 people.
Categories: BBC World News

UK construction output slows down

BBC World News - Mon, 01/05/2015 - 19:16
Activity in the UK's construction sector grew at its slowest pace for 17 months in December but remains robust thanks to continued growth in housebuilding, a survey finds.
Categories: BBC World News

Beverly Hillbillies star Douglas dies

BBC World News - Mon, 01/05/2015 - 19:12
US actress Donna Douglas, best known for playing the tomboyish Elly May Clampett in 1960s sitcom The Beverly Hillbillies, dies at the age of 82.
Categories: BBC World News

VIDEO: Can gadget count calories digested?

BBC World News - Mon, 01/05/2015 - 19:05
George Mikaberidze defends his controversial GoBe fitness band which it is claimed can count the calories digested by the wearer's body.
Categories: BBC World News

Madonna defends 'bondage' images

BBC World News - Mon, 01/05/2015 - 18:36
Pop singer Madonna defends the images of Martin Luther King Junior, Nelson Mandela and others that have been posted on her social media outlets.
Categories: BBC World News

Charity to probe UK Ebola nurse case

BBC World News - Mon, 01/05/2015 - 18:29
Save the Children says "no stone will be left unturned" as it investigates how a British nurse contracted Ebola while volunteering in Sierra Leone.
Categories: BBC World News

China scraps quotas on rare earths

BBC World News - Mon, 01/05/2015 - 18:13
China scraps a quota system restricting exports of rare earth minerals after losing a World Trade Organisation (WTO) case.
Categories: BBC World News

Unknown queen's tomb found in Egypt

BBC World News - Mon, 01/05/2015 - 18:01
The tomb of a previously unknown queen, Khentakawess III, is unearthed in a necropolis south-west of Cairo, Egyptian officials say.
Categories: BBC World News

Pakistan boat 'carried terrorists'

BBC World News - Mon, 01/05/2015 - 17:57
A Pakistani boat intercepted by the Indian Coast Guard on New Year's Eve was carrying "suspected terrorists", India's defence minister says.
Categories: BBC World News

Romo stars in Dallas Cowboys victory

BBC World News - Mon, 01/05/2015 - 17:47
Tony Romo inspires a Dallas Cowboys comeback as they win their wildcard play-off game against Detroit Lions 24-20.
Categories: BBC World News

Australia races to control bushfires

BBC World News - Mon, 01/05/2015 - 17:35
Firefighters in South Australia say they are racing to get a major bushfire under control before weather conditions worsen later in the week.
Categories: BBC World News

Euro slides to a nine-year low

BBC World News - Mon, 01/05/2015 - 17:13
The euro hits a nine-year low against the dollar as investors predict the European Central Bank could take action to stimulate the region's economy.
Categories: BBC World News

Miliband vows 'house-by-house' fight

BBC World News - Mon, 01/05/2015 - 17:07
Ed Miliband wants Labour activists to hold "four million conversations" with voters before the election - but the Conservatives attack his party's spending plans.
Categories: BBC World News

Shanghai shares reach five-year high

BBC World News - Mon, 01/05/2015 - 16:33
Mainland Chinese shares surged on Monday to their highest in five years, as Asian markets reopen for the first full week in 2015.
Categories: BBC World News

Indian airports on hijack alert

BBC World News - Mon, 01/05/2015 - 16:21
Indian airports are on high alert after local intelligence reports warned security officials of a possible attempt to hijack an Indian airliner.
Categories: BBC World News

Afghan leader queries exit deadline

BBC World News - Mon, 01/05/2015 - 16:19
The Afghan president says America's two-year deadline to pull out the last of its troops may need to be re-examined as Taliban attacks continue.
Categories: BBC World News

Anderson beats Taylor to world title

BBC World News - Mon, 01/05/2015 - 16:12
Gary Anderson beats 16-time champion Phil Taylor 7-6 in a thrilling final to win his first PDC World Championship title.
Categories: BBC World News

VIDEO: City of Lets: Paris holiday rental row

BBC World News - Mon, 01/05/2015 - 15:58
Authorities in Paris are so worried about the drain on residential property that they have taken drastic measures to bring holiday lets under control.
Categories: BBC World News

New Year rice cakes kill nine in Japan

BBC World News - Mon, 01/05/2015 - 15:55
The traditional "mochi" rice cake causes nine people in Japan to choke to death.
Categories: BBC World News

AirAsia 'black box' search resumes

BBC World News - Mon, 01/05/2015 - 15:55
The search for flight data recorders from crashed AirAsia flight QZ8501, and for its missing victims, resumes as weather conditions improve.
Categories: BBC World News