International News

VIDEO: Commonwealth baton lands on Jersey

BBC - Sun, 2014-05-11 07:46
The Commonwealth Games baton has returned to the British Isles.

PM backs missing Nigeria girls effort

BBC - Sun, 2014-05-11 07:30
Prime Minister David Cameron joins the "Bring Back Our Girls" campaign as he promises Britain will do what it can to help find the kidnapped Nigerian schoolgirls.

Heathrow's third runway homes offer

BBC - Sun, 2014-05-11 07:29
Heathrow Airport sets aside £550m to compensate residents who will be affected if a third runway is built.

Coalition row over school funding

BBC - Sun, 2014-05-11 07:22
A row breaks out in the coalition over school places funding in England, with allies of the deputy prime minister accusing the education secretary of "lunacy".

Murder arrest after man dies in fire

BBC - Sun, 2014-05-11 07:12
A woman is arrested on suspicion of murder after a 46-year-old man died following a flat fire.

Large anti-China protests in Vietnam

BBC - Sun, 2014-05-11 07:08
Hundreds of people in Vietnam protest against China's role in a sea dispute - the largest recent rally of its kind in the communist country.

Bananas thrown at AC Milan players

BBC - Sun, 2014-05-11 06:40
AC Milan players have bananas thrown at them by Atalanta fans during Sunday's Serie A game.

Billionaire list 'tops 100' in UK

BBC - Sun, 2014-05-11 06:40
The Sunday Times Rich List shows the UK now has more billionaires than ever before - with a combined wealth of more than £301bn.

March for Nigerian schoolgirls

BBC - Sun, 2014-05-11 06:36
A rally is held in Cardiff to highlight the plight of more than 200 school girls kidnapped in Nigeria.

Four arrested after injured man dies

BBC - Sun, 2014-05-11 06:36
Four teenagers are arrested after a man who was found with serious injuries died in hospital.

Vos wins women's Tour of Britain

BBC - Sun, 2014-05-11 06:15
Dutch rider Marianne Vos wraps up victory in the inaugural women's Tour of Britain by winning the final stage.

Hamilton takes fourth win in a row

BBC - Sun, 2014-05-11 05:49
Lewis Hamilton takes the world championship lead from Nico Rosberg with a closely fought victory in the Spanish Grand Prix.

Stabbing victim was mother of three

BBC - Sun, 2014-05-11 05:46
Three girls found asleep in a West Midlands house where a man and woman died were the daughters of the dead woman, it emerges.

List counts seven Scots billionaires

BBC - Sun, 2014-05-11 05:29
Scotland has seven billionaires living in the country or with substantial business interests, according to the Sunday Times Rich List.

Aberdeen 0-1 Motherwell

BBC - Sun, 2014-05-11 05:27
A dramatic late winner from Motherwell clinches second place in the Scottish Premiership under the noses of Aberdeen.

VIDEO: Labour denies Tory smear campaign

BBC - Sun, 2014-05-11 05:19
A party election broadcast showing Tories deliberating targeting disabled people is "factual", the Labour party's election co-ordinator, Douglas Alexander, has claimed.

Saudi camel warning over Mers virus

BBC - Sun, 2014-05-11 04:55
The authorities in Saudi Arabia advise wearing masks and gloves when handling camels to avoid spreading the Mers virus, which has killed at least 133 in the kingdom.

Ceremony to celebrate 'Wee Oscar'

BBC - Sun, 2014-05-11 04:49
A ceremony is held to celebrate the life of Oscar Knox, the County Antrim boy who died after a long battle against an aggressive form of cancer.

BBC DJ loses job over n-word in song

BBC - Sun, 2014-05-11 04:45
A veteran BBC local radio DJ loses his job after playing a song on his golden oldies show containing a racist word.

Farage regrets need for bodyguards

BBC - Sun, 2014-05-11 04:38
UKIP leader Nigel Farage says he "can't stand" needing bodyguards, but says he faces the threat of violence from members of anti-fascist groups "headed up by senior Labour Party figures".
ON THE AIR
Echoes
Next Up: @ 02:01 am
BBC World Service

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.Thank you for supporting your local public radio station.

FOLLOW US

Drupal theme by pixeljets.com ver.1.4