International News

VIDEO: How BBC Urdu 'discovered' Malala

BBC - Tue, 2014-12-09 14:23
Editor Aamer Ahmed Khan explains how the BBC Urdu service first gave a public voice to Malala Yousafzai.

When did 'die-ins' become a form of protest?

BBC - Tue, 2014-12-09 14:19
Previous generations had sit-ins. When did it change?

Clarke set to play on for Australia

BBC - Tue, 2014-12-09 14:01
Australia captain Michael Clarke has had treatment on his back and hopes to be able to play on in the Test against India.

Detroit poised to exit bankruptcy

BBC - Tue, 2014-12-09 13:59
The largest US city to go broke will officially exit bankruptcy on Wednesday, according to a letter from its emergency manager.

DNA scientist to get back sold Nobel

BBC - Tue, 2014-12-09 13:57
Russia's richest man Alisher Usmanov reveals that he bought US scientist James Watson's Nobel Prize gold medal in order to return it to him.

VIDEO: Korean Air 'nut rage' official quits

BBC - Tue, 2014-12-09 13:30
A Korean Air executive who delayed a plane because she was angry with the way she had been served nuts by an air steward has resigned, the airline says.

UKIP boss 'lied over relationship'

BBC - Tue, 2014-12-09 12:52
UKIP activist Natasha Bolter says party boss Roger Bird was "lying" when he said they had a relationship, after he released text messages which he said proved it.

'Sarah's Law' call over child rapist

BBC - Tue, 2014-12-09 12:28
Communities should know where a child rapist is living, says a children's charity after a judge ruled it was unlawful to keep him in prison.

VIDEO: UKIP boss 'lied over relationship'

BBC - Tue, 2014-12-09 12:23
Natasha Bolter tells BBC Newsnight that UKIP's general secretary Roger Bird was "lying" when he said they had a relationship.

Police killing of 22 dogs 'unlawful'

BBC - Tue, 2014-12-09 12:17
A police crackdown that saw 22 dangerous dogs rounded up and destroyed across Merseyside was "unlawful", a court rules.