National / International News

Zeal for Kashmir insurgency wanes

BBC - Sat, 2015-07-04 21:24
The BBC's M Ilyas Khan says that enthusiasm for insurgency among former Kashmiri militants in the Pakistan-held part of the territory is beginning to wane.

VIDEO: What is the Greek referendum about?

BBC - Sat, 2015-07-04 20:26
Mark Lowen explains the background and implications of Sunday's vote on the Greek debt crisis, from a beach near Athens.

VIDEO: 'Our army has paid a heavy price'

BBC - Sat, 2015-07-04 20:17
The president of Tunisia announces a state of emergency following last week's deadly attack at the Sousse tourist resort.

VIDEO: USA fans 'invade' Vancouver for final

BBC - Sat, 2015-07-04 20:12
Thousands of USA football fans have made the trip to Vancouver, Canada, to see if their team can win the Women's World Cup for the first time since 1999.

Budget to cut 'housing subsidies'

BBC - Sat, 2015-07-04 20:05
Chancellor George Osborne will use Wednesday's Budget to announce a clampdown on "taxpayer-funded subsidies" for higher earners living in social housing.

Greeks prepare for bailout vote

BBC - Sat, 2015-07-04 20:00
Millions of Greeks prepare to vote in a referendum on whether to accept the terms of an international bailout.

US actress Diana Douglas dies at 92

BBC - Sat, 2015-07-04 18:38
US actress and model Diana Douglas, the first wife of actor Kirk Douglas and mother of Michael Douglas, has died aged 92, her family says.

Princess Charlotte to be christened

BBC - Sat, 2015-07-04 17:57
Princess Charlotte is to be christened later at a ceremony attended by the Queen and other members of the Royal Family.

VIDEO: Hot dog eating championship upset

BBC - Sat, 2015-07-04 17:32
Joey "Jaws" Chestnut has lost his hot dog eating crown to Matt Stonie at the Fourth of July contest at Nathan's Famous in Coney Island.

'England deserve to be legends'

BBC - Sat, 2015-07-04 17:22
England head coach Mark Sampson said his players deserve to be legends after finishing third at the Women's World Cup.

Peeking into the brain's filing system

BBC - Sat, 2015-07-04 17:08
Where do your memories live?

VIDEO: 50 Shades Q&A, a crowd-funded bailout for Greece - and other trends of the week

BBC - Sat, 2015-07-04 17:01
Plus crowdfunding for Greece and other trends of the week

VIDEO: Do men or women rule US football?

BBC - Sat, 2015-07-04 17:00
Do men or women rule US football?

The girl who escaped from Boko Haram

BBC - Sat, 2015-07-04 16:54
The girl who escaped from Boko Haram

USA v Japan

BBC - Sat, 2015-07-04 16:51
Defending champions Japan will be hoping to retain their Women's World Cup title as they meet USA in the final.

The Greek tragedy giving hope to Syria's women

BBC - Sat, 2015-07-04 16:48
The Greek tragedy inspiring women who've lost everything

7/7 attacks: The world on a train, 10 years on

BBC - Sat, 2015-07-04 16:46
The varied and intertwined lives of the 7/7 victims

The big joy of small villages

BBC - Sat, 2015-07-04 16:42
The big joy of small villages

Clinton accuses China of hacking US

BBC - Sat, 2015-07-04 16:04
US presidential hopeful Hillary Clinton accuses China of hacking US computers and stealing commercial secrets and government information.

Mass vaccination call for rabies

BBC - Sat, 2015-07-04 16:01
Renewed efforts are needed to vaccinate dogs against rabies, health experts warn.