International News

VIDEO: UK party leaders sign No vote pledge

BBC - Mon, 2014-09-15 22:41
The three main UK party leaders - David Cameron, Ed Miliband and Nick Clegg - have signed a pledge promising "extensive new powers" for the Scottish Parliament.

SAS selection deaths inquest delay

BBC - Mon, 2014-09-15 22:24
The inquest for three soldiers who died from overheating while training in the Brecon Beacons will not be heard until 2015.

Double child abuse agony for family

BBC - Mon, 2014-09-15 22:17
Two children from the same family were sexually abused in separate paedophile scandals that both happened in Rochdale, the BBC has discovered.

VIDEO: On front line near IS-controlled Zumar

BBC - Mon, 2014-09-15 22:12
Jim Muir reports from the front line near IS-controlled Zumar, near Mosul, where Kurdish forces are fighting Islamic State militants.

Fire safety clarity call by father

BBC - Mon, 2014-09-15 21:52
The father of a Cardiff woman who died after a fire at a London apartment block backs a campaign for clearer rules on responsibility for fire safety.

Two arrests over attack on house

BBC - Mon, 2014-09-15 21:39
Two people are arrested after what police are treating as a racially motivated attack on a house in north Belfast.

VIDEO: Haiti's disease fighting eco toilet

BBC - Mon, 2014-09-15 21:29
Poor sanitation has caused serious health problems in Haiti - but could a special eco toilet improve the situation?

Cameron's plea, and 'bloodbath in paradise' - the papers

BBC - Mon, 2014-09-15 21:27
David Cameron's emotional speech in defence of the United Kingdom makes the front pages, as does the murder of two Britons in Thailand.

Rates non-payment legal action rises

BBC - Mon, 2014-09-15 21:20
The number of court actions started for non-payment of rates is on the rise, according to figures provided to the BBC.

Police search after Thailand deaths

BBC - Mon, 2014-09-15 19:40
Police in Thailand continue to search for a man they want to speak to in connection with the deaths of two British tourists on the island of Koh Tao.

VIDEO: Have you heard of Alibaba?

BBC - Mon, 2014-09-15 18:29
Alibaba is the world's biggest e-commerce firm but most people in the West haven't heard of it.

Red card for 'greenest' government

BBC - Mon, 2014-09-15 17:44
The government is failing to reduce air pollution, protect biodiversity and prevent flooding, a cross-party body of MPs says.

VIDEO: Dr Edhi: A life helping Pakistan's poor

BBC - Mon, 2014-09-15 17:06
Sixty years ago, Abdul Sattar Edhi gave up everything to start a charitable organisation, dedicated to improving the lives of the poor in Pakistan.

VIDEO: On patrol with Kurds fighting IS in Iraq

BBC - Mon, 2014-09-15 16:59
A report from Kurdish-held territory in northern Iraq, as US Secretary of State John Kerry agrees a plan to tackle the jihadists.

The tricky business of policing sex in public

BBC - Mon, 2014-09-15 16:55
Should the police intervene when people have sex in public?

Call for further cut in sugar intake

BBC - Mon, 2014-09-15 16:36
The target to reduce sugar consumption should be much more ambitious, health experts say.

No English parliament yet - Cameron

BBC - Mon, 2014-09-15 16:23
The UK government is not "remotely" near creating an English parliament, as some Conservative MPs have called for, PM David Cameron says.

VIDEO: Kashmir floods leave thousands stranded

BBC - Mon, 2014-09-15 16:08
Thousands of people are still thought to be stranded in Indian administered Kashmir nearly two weeks after devastating floods there.

Rugby players 'bug sharing' warning

BBC - Mon, 2014-09-15 15:55
Rugby players who share towels, razors and cold baths are at risk of sharing serious skin infections too, public health experts warn.

Noisy neighbours 'top nuisance list'

BBC - Mon, 2014-09-15 15:49
More than a quarter of UK adults have had a problem with a nuisance neighbour in the past year, a survey for consumer organisation Which? suggests.
ON THE AIR

KBBI is Powered by Active Listeners like You

As we celebrate 35 years of broadcasting, we look ahead to technology improvements and the changing landscape of public radio.

Support the voices, music, information, and ideas that add so much to your life.Thank you for supporting your local public radio station.

FOLLOW US

Drupal theme by pixeljets.com ver.1.4