International News

Orchestras 'still hostile to women'

BBC - Fri, 2014-01-24 09:20
Women are still being held back in the classical music world because of prejudice and hostile attitudes, says arts chief Jude Kelly.

BBC boss sacked over failed project

BBC - Fri, 2014-01-24 09:18
The BBC's former technology chief John Linwood was sacked last July over a failed £100m digital project, the corporation confirms.

Wigan Athletic v Crystal Palace

BBC - Fri, 2014-01-24 09:02
Preview followed by live coverage of Saturday's FA Cup game between Wigan Athletic and Crystal Palace.

AUDIO: Bieber 'living in a bubble'

BBC - Fri, 2014-01-24 09:00
Daniel Glatman, who managed UK boy band Blue, says young pop stars like Justin Bieber are "living in a bubble" and have "no idea" of reality.

VIDEO: Tips for photographing the stars

BBC - Fri, 2014-01-24 08:53
LJ Rich finds how to photograph the stars without the need for expensive equipment.

Man Utd have title chance - Ferguson

BBC - Fri, 2014-01-24 08:52
Man Utd have a chance at winning title, Sir Alex Ferguson tells BBC

The driverless car

BBC - Fri, 2014-01-24 08:51
The driverless car may promise an accident-free motoring future, but Adam Gopnik raises a few moral caveats from the backseat.

Payments begin to Clutha victims

BBC - Fri, 2014-01-24 08:44
The company that operated the police helicopter which crashed into a Glasgow pub, killing 10 people, begins to make compensation payments.

Israeli troops shoot dead Gaza man

BBC - Fri, 2014-01-24 08:42
Israeli forces have shot dead a Palestinian man and wounded another in a cross-border incident in the north of the Gaza Strip.

Police arrested in licensing probe

BBC - Fri, 2014-01-24 08:39
Two South Wales Police officers are among six people arrested as part of an investigation into the licensing of premises.

Tunisian MPs agree new constitution

BBC - Fri, 2014-01-24 08:21
Tunisia's interim parliament agrees a new constitution, which will be voted on at the weekend, in a bid to end months of political deadlock.

Man denies Hyde Park bomb murders

BBC - Fri, 2014-01-24 08:18
John Downey denies the murder of four British soldiers in an IRA bomb attack in Hyde Park in 1982.

Protesters seize Ukraine offices

BBC - Fri, 2014-01-24 08:14
Protesters in Ukraine seize several regional government offices after talks between the opposition and President Viktor Yanukovych stalled.

Week in pictures: 18-24 January 2014

BBC - Fri, 2014-01-24 08:13
Top news photos from the past week

Croatia's ex-spy chief extradited

BBC - Fri, 2014-01-24 08:08
Croatia's former spy chief is handed over to Germany on suspicion of murder, after a row which strained ties between the EU and its newest member.

MP Carswell makes citizen's arrest

BBC - Fri, 2014-01-24 08:07
Conservative MP Douglas Carswell makes a citizen's arrest after confronting a shoplifter outside his local Boots store.

Travis 'said groping was the norm'

BBC - Fri, 2014-01-24 08:04
DJ Dave Lee Travis told police that groping behaviour was the "norm" during the 1970s but denied allegations made against him, a court hears.

Hacking case phones 'never found'

BBC - Fri, 2014-01-24 07:55
Up to 10 mobile phones and computer gadgets potentially linked to Rebekah Brooks have never been found by police, the phone-hacking trial hears.

VIDEO: Van Gogh icons, side by side

BBC - Fri, 2014-01-24 07:53
Two of Vincent van Gogh's iconic sunflower paintings are shown together in London for the first time in 65 years.

Best tennis ahead of me - Federer

BBC - Fri, 2014-01-24 07:40
Roger Federer believes his best tennis this year is still to come after he loses in the Australian Open last four to Rafael Nadal.

KBBI is Powered by Active Listeners like You

As we celebrate 35 years of broadcasting, we look ahead to technology improvements and the changing landscape of public radio.

Support the voices, music, information, and ideas that add so much to your life. Renew here or visit KBBI by April 21 to enter to win one round-trip airfare with Era between Homer and Anchorage. Thank you for supporting your local public radio station.

Afropop World Wide
Next Up: @ 12:00 am


Drupal theme by ver.1.4