Feed aggregator

North Korea state TV announces intercontinental missile test

BBC World News feed - Tue, 07/04/2017 - 02:48
North Korea says it has successfully tested a long-range "intercontinental" missile.

Retired police officer is Hello Kitty's biggest fan

BBC World News feed - Tue, 07/04/2017 - 01:45
A former police officer in Japan has a collection worth a quarter of a million dollars.

Fourth of July fireworks 'safety' video released

BBC World News feed - Mon, 07/03/2017 - 20:57
The US government has a vivid warning for people planning to celebrate with fireworks.

Giant presidents' statues crumble in field

BBC World News feed - Mon, 07/03/2017 - 20:55
The effigies of 43 presidents crumble in a Virginia field, after a history-themed park went bust.

Boston taxi crash: 'It sounded like a plane blowing up'

BBC World News feed - Mon, 07/03/2017 - 19:01
A taxi has crashed into pedestrians at an airport in the US.

The futuristic school where you’re always on camera

BBC World News feed - Mon, 07/03/2017 - 18:14
A look inside AltSchool, where computer programmers are trying to supercharge education

Nigeria's Kanu on saving lives through his heart foundation

BBC World News feed - Mon, 07/03/2017 - 18:07
Nigeria and Arsenal legend Nwankwo Kanu inspired millions across Africa as a player. Now he wants to make a difference off the pitch, by improving healthcare on the continent.

Amir Shah: India's 'Billy Elliot' takes off

BBC World News feed - Mon, 07/03/2017 - 18:04
Amir Shah from Mumbai started dancing two years ago but is off to one of the world's top ballet schools.

Chris Christie and 'beachgate': What happened?

BBC World News feed - Mon, 07/03/2017 - 14:22
Governor Chris Christie relaxes on New Jersey beach that's closed because of the state's government shutdown.

Canada's Trudeau in geography blunder

BBC World News feed - Mon, 07/03/2017 - 13:15
How the prime minister managed to upset four million people during his Canada Day speech.

Italian firefighters rescue cow by helicopter

BBC World News feed - Mon, 07/03/2017 - 11:24
A cow takes to the air as Italian firefighters rescue her by helicopter from a ravine.

Showdown: Donald Trump v the 'mainstream media'

BBC World News feed - Mon, 07/03/2017 - 07:34
This video has been removed for editorial reasons.

Japan's wacky washtub races

BBC World News feed - Mon, 07/03/2017 - 07:34
In Shizuoka Prefecture in Japan, a weird and wonderful tradition has developed: The washtub boat race.

President Trump presidency 'predictable' - Naomi Klein

BBC World News feed - Mon, 07/03/2017 - 06:23
Journalist and author Naomi Klein says we should have seen President Trump's election coming.

Manipur killings: Seeking justice for hundreds of 'unlawful deaths'

BBC World News feed - Sun, 07/02/2017 - 18:59
Human rights activists are investigating more than 1,500 alleged unlawful killings on behalf of India’s Supreme Court.

Rescuing cows from the slaughterhouse

BBC World News feed - Sun, 07/02/2017 - 18:45
For years beef farmer Jay Wilde has been concerned about the welfare of his cows and the environmental impact of beef farming. Today he’s doing something about it.

Chinese rocket launch fails one hour after lift-off

BBC World News feed - Sun, 07/02/2017 - 10:14
A powerful rocket, the Long March-5 Y2, failed an hour after lift-off from Hainan island.

Meet wrestling's anti-Trump villain The Progressive Liberal

BBC World News feed - Sun, 07/02/2017 - 09:30
'I want to upset people', says the Progressive Liberal, a wrestler earning enemies - and some fans - across Appalachia.

Waterspout filmed on Sebago Lake in the US

BBC World News feed - Sun, 07/02/2017 - 05:01
Video shows a whirling waterspout, which is similar to a tornado, forming on Sebago Lake in the US.

Flying in an electric plane

BBC World News feed - Sun, 07/02/2017 - 02:21
...but how does it feel? Richard Westcott reports.