International News

Greece to issue five-year bond

BBC - Wed, 2014-04-09 06:38
Greece says it will return to long-term debt markets with a five-year bond issue, as thousands take part in a 24-hour strike over austerity measures.

Germany to release confiscated art

BBC - Wed, 2014-04-09 06:35
Prosecutors in Germany are to release 1,280 works of art confiscated two years ago from the Munich apartment of collector Cornelius Gurlitt.

Tech firms urge password reset

BBC - Wed, 2014-04-09 06:34
Several technology companies are advising the public that they should change all their passwords after the discovery of a major security flaw.

#SaveAleppo: Syria's cry for help

BBC - Wed, 2014-04-09 06:34
How Syrians are using social media to ask the world to listen

Wednesday's gossip column

BBC - Wed, 2014-04-09 06:26
Ramirez wants AC Milan move, Man Utd chase Gonalons, West Ham target Bardsley, Tottenham track Benito plus more

New HS2 compensation announced

BBC - Wed, 2014-04-09 06:24
Homeowners near the controversial line will be given up to £100,000, even if they decide not to move, under government proposals.

Nigel Evans sex abuse trial jury out

BBC - Wed, 2014-04-09 06:19
The jury in the sex abuse trial of former deputy speaker Nigel Evans retires to consider its verdict.

Day in pictures: 9 April 2014

BBC - Wed, 2014-04-09 06:05
News photos from the past 24 hours: 9 April

'Tougher' GCSEs and A-levels revealed

BBC - Wed, 2014-04-09 05:42
There will be a stronger emphasis on maths skills and science practicals will no longer count towards A-level grades, as new-look GCSEs and A-levels for England are revealed.

DUP seek clarity from PSNI over guns

BBC - Wed, 2014-04-09 05:40
The DUP's Arlene Foster calls on police to reveal if they were aware of claims that a senior member of Sinn Féin was involved in buying and smuggling weapons from America.

Jones attacks Cameron over Welsh NHS

BBC - Wed, 2014-04-09 05:39
First Minister Carwyn Jones tells BBC Radio Wales he does not believe Prime Minister David Cameron cares "two hoots" for Welsh NHS.

HK police seek 'thrown away' art

BBC - Wed, 2014-04-09 05:39
Hong Kong police investigate the disappearance of a painting worth $3.7m from a hotel, amid reports it may have been accidentally thrown away.

VIDEO: Books and guitars 'rehabilitate' prisoners

BBC - Wed, 2014-04-09 05:28
The musician and activist Billy Bragg on how restricting access to guitars in prison will damage his charity's work

Dog starve trainee solicitor jailed

BBC - Wed, 2014-04-09 05:25
A trainee solicitor is jailed for 18 weeks for leaving her boxer dog to starve to death in the kitchen of her Bristol home.

UN accused of S Sudan 'indifference'

BBC - Wed, 2014-04-09 05:19
A medical charity accuses the UN in South Sudan of "shocking indifference" towards people sheltering at its compound in the capital, Juba.

Boat crash sailor told 'go faster'

BBC - Wed, 2014-04-09 05:16
One of Britain's top sailors was urged to "go faster" before a night-time speedboat crash which left a schoolgirl brain damaged, a jury hears.

AUDIO: The search for new luxury UK brands

BBC - Wed, 2014-04-09 05:13
A new investment group is looking for small British luxury brands to emulate the success of the established luxury heavyweights.

Your pictures: Growth

BBC - Wed, 2014-04-09 05:09
Readers' photos on the theme of "growth"

Search 'regains missing jet signal'

BBC - Wed, 2014-04-09 05:01
Search teams reacquire signals first heard at the weekend that may come from the missing Malaysia Airlines plane's "black box" flight recorders.

VIDEO: 'Tougher' GCSEs and A-levels revealed

BBC - Wed, 2014-04-09 04:58
The government has announced plans for more rigorous GCSEs and A-levels in England.

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.


Drupal theme by ver.1.4