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

 

BBC World News

India farmer's son's top exam result

BBC World News - Tue, 05/19/2015 - 17:49
The son of a poor Indian farmer who beat nearly 3.5 million students to top secondary school exams in Uttar Pradesh state talks to BBC Hindi about his struggles and ambition.
Categories: BBC World News

'Surge' in Egypt forces' sex attacks

BBC World News - Tue, 05/19/2015 - 16:58
Egyptian security forces are using sexual violence against detainees on a massive scale, according to human rights campaigners.
Categories: BBC World News

France teachers strike over reforms

BBC World News - Tue, 05/19/2015 - 16:54
Teachers across France go on strike against the government's proposed education reforms, including devoting less time to Latin and Greek.
Categories: BBC World News

VIDEO: How Farkhunda has changed Afghanistan

BBC World News - Tue, 05/19/2015 - 16:53
The legacy of Farkhunda is increasingly bitterly contested, explains the BBC's David Loyn.
Categories: BBC World News

Afghanistan's 'museum to jihad'

BBC World News - Tue, 05/19/2015 - 16:42
Remembering Afghanistan's 'holy war' against the Soviets
Categories: BBC World News

VIDEO: US joins Jordan in military wargames

BBC World News - Tue, 05/19/2015 - 16:42
In Jordan, 18 countries including the US are staging drills to practice how to recapture an international border.
Categories: BBC World News

Deutsche Bank mulls UK EU exit plan

BBC World News - Tue, 05/19/2015 - 16:25
Deutsche Bank has set up a "working group" to review whether to move parts of its British divisions to Germany if the UK leaves the EU.
Categories: BBC World News

Has an Indian 'man-eating tiger' been wrongly imprisoned?

BBC World News - Tue, 05/19/2015 - 16:24
Has an Indian 'man-eating' tiger been wrongly imprisoned?
Categories: BBC World News

Vodafone's 4G bet starts to pay off

BBC World News - Tue, 05/19/2015 - 16:03
Mobile phone operator Vodafone reports a rise in quarterly sales for the first time in almost three years on increased demand for 4G services.
Categories: BBC World News

Fourth Indy 500 crash inside a week

BBC World News - Tue, 05/19/2015 - 15:44
Canadian driver James Hinchcliffe has surgery after a fourth crash in less than a week at the Indianapolis 500.
Categories: BBC World News

Greek deal 'within the next week'

BBC World News - Tue, 05/19/2015 - 15:41
Greek Finance Minister Yanis Varoufakis says he expects to reach an agreement with the country's international creditors within the next week.
Categories: BBC World News

Call to lower drink-drive limit

BBC World News - Tue, 05/19/2015 - 15:21
The government is urged to lower the drink-drive limit in England and Wales and do more to discourage female drink-drivers.
Categories: BBC World News

UN offers Malaysia migrant help

BBC World News - Tue, 05/19/2015 - 14:54
The United Nations Refugee Agency (UNHCR) is offering to help Malaysia handle a migrant crisis that has left thousands stranded in the Andaman sea.
Categories: BBC World News

Tuesday's gossip column

BBC World News - Tue, 05/19/2015 - 14:54
James Milner to turn down new Man City contract, Jose Mourinho on Barcelona and Real Madrid, plus more.
Categories: BBC World News

Only 25% of workers in 'stable' jobs

BBC World News - Tue, 05/19/2015 - 14:52
Only one quarter of workers around the world have permanent jobs, according to a report by the International Labour Organization (ILO).
Categories: BBC World News

VIDEO: The Filipinos who make fake diplomas

BBC World News - Tue, 05/19/2015 - 14:33
Detectives investigating the killings at Stepping Hill Hospital flew to Victorino Chua's native Philippines, where their investigation has cast serious doubt over his medical qualifications.
Categories: BBC World News

VIDEO: Clooney: Syria 'incredibly complex'

BBC World News - Tue, 05/19/2015 - 14:10
George Clooney has told the BBC that he intends to do more to help the people of Syria - but without being formally involved in politics.
Categories: BBC World News

'Lost' My Fair Lady songs to be heard

BBC World News - Tue, 05/19/2015 - 13:52
Seven songs dropped from the musical My Fair Lady will be heard in public for the first time in almost 60 years when they are performed later.
Categories: BBC World News

Tributes paid to India raped nurse

BBC World News - Tue, 05/19/2015 - 13:43
Tributes are paid to an Indian nurse who died on Monday after spending 42 years in a persistent vegetative state after being raped and strangled.
Categories: BBC World News

Trial begins of Thai ex-PM Yingluck

BBC World News - Tue, 05/19/2015 - 12:48
Former Thai PM Yingluck Shinawatra pleads not guilty as her negligence trial over a controversial rice subsidy scheme begins in Bangkok.
Categories: BBC World News