International News

Asia tops global school rankings

BBC - Tue, 2015-05-12 15:02
A global school league table from the OECD puts Asian countries at the top, the UK in 20th and the US trailing in 28th place, behind countries including Vietnam.

VIDEO: Rescued Syria migrant's journey to Germany

BBC - Tue, 2015-05-12 14:15
As the British government says it will opt out of European plans for a quota system for migrants, Damian Grammaticas meets one Syrian who has reached Germany.

31 hours in another Pietersen saga

BBC - Tue, 2015-05-12 13:58
How the Kevin Pietersen drama unfolded, from a triple century to being again told he will not be selected for England.

VIDEO: People on streets after second Nepal quake

BBC - Tue, 2015-05-12 13:53
Another earthquake has hit Nepal, only two weeks after more than 7,000 people died in a earthquake with a magnitude of 7.8.

Russia delays ISS astronauts' return

BBC - Tue, 2015-05-12 13:51
Russia delays for about a month the return of three astronauts on the International Space Station after the recent failure of its supply spaceship.