Why three South African firefighters died from lack of water

BBC News - 17 September 2018 - 1:00am
The death of three firemen reveals a reckless attitude to health and safety, many South Africans feel.

Labour calls for ban on early foetus gender test

BBC News - 17 September 2018 - 12:58am
The party fears the eight-week blood test, available privately, may lead to selective abortions of girls.

Why it's OK to have 'bad manners'

BBC News - 17 September 2018 - 12:56am
It is common to hear complaints about the behaviour of others, but what are "good manners"?

Mum's fight to keep Southampton respite service open

BBC News - 17 September 2018 - 12:43am
A campaigning mother explains why respite services are so important.

Paper review: Boris says 'Irish border Brexit plan a disaster'

BBC News - 17 September 2018 - 12:40am
Brexiteer Boris Johnson says a backstop would lead to Northern Ireland becoming a Brussels "annex".

Primetime Emmy Awards 2018: 8 things to look out for

BBC News - 17 September 2018 - 12:32am
How Sandra Oh could make history and why Donald Glover might have the last laugh.

Money wives: The Nigerian girls sold to repay debts

BBC News - 17 September 2018 - 12:30am
Young girls are sold to men as old as 90 in the custom still practised in Nigeria's Becheve community.

Birmingham's Brexit concerns

BBC News - 17 September 2018 - 12:29am
Jon Kay asks voters in Birmingham what they want to know about the UK's plans to leave the European Union.

Four things to know for the week ahead

BBC News - 17 September 2018 - 12:19am
Your Monday briefing on the most important stories coming up over the next seven days.

TimeOut boss: 'I am the chief servant officer'

BBC News - 17 September 2018 - 12:13am
TimeOut boss Julio Bruno says he is not a chief executive officer but a "chief servant officer".

Last call for Nevada’s brothels?

BBC News - 17 September 2018 - 12:12am
Brothels have been legal in Nevada since 1971 - but could they face the axe?

'People thought we were interns but we were in charge'

BBC News - 17 September 2018 - 12:09am
Jamie Beaton and Sharndre Kushor, founders of popular online tutoring business Crimson Education, say their young age can confuse people.

Why does this town in Brazil have so many twins?

BBC News - 17 September 2018 - 12:08am
Cândido Godói is a village of 7,000 inhabitants in the south of Brazil that has a phenomenal number of twin births.

UK growth forecast trimmed by British Chambers of Commerce

BBC News - 17 September 2018 - 12:07am
The BCC lowers its UK growth forecasts, and says Brexit uncertainty is harming the economy.

Brexit: Where has the process got to?

BBC News - 17 September 2018 - 12:00am
It’s worth taking a breath and reflecting, in a way that’s not exhaustive, on where this process is.

Davis Cup: Great Britain 'strong candidate' for wildcard - captain Leon Smith

BBC News - 16 September 2018 - 11:23pm
Great Britain see themselves as a "very strong candidate" for a wildcard into the finals of the revamped Davis Cup, captain Leon Smith says.

Amazon investigates staff bribery claims

BBC News - 16 September 2018 - 11:21pm
The practice is particularly "pronounced in China", according to the Wall Street Journal.

Artist Dain Yoon's illusions challenges notions of self

BBC News - 16 September 2018 - 11:06pm
South Korean artist Dain Yoon creates stunning illusions using makeup.

Sri Lanka war: I wanted 'my side' to lose

BBC News - 16 September 2018 - 11:02pm
Director Jude Ratnam accuses the militant group of betraying Tamils in the film Demons in Paradise.

West Ham crisis not over yet - but they have a system that works - Leon Osman

BBC News - 16 September 2018 - 10:53pm
West Ham's players need to maintain the standard they set against Everton, when they secured their first Premier League win of the season, says Leon Osman.


Feed aggregator