International News

Mali gets new PM as government quits

BBC - Sat, 2014-04-05 23:45
A new prime minister is appointed in Mali to succeed Oumar Tatam Ly, who has resigned from office - along with his entire government.

VIDEO: Archbishop to leave $2.2m mansion

BBC - Sat, 2014-04-05 23:41
An American archbishop is to move out of his $2.2m (£1.3m) mansion just three months after moving in.

Leaders hail Afghan poll 'success'

BBC - Sat, 2014-04-05 23:08
Afghan and Western leaders welcome the end of voting in Afghanistan's presidential election, which saw more than seven million voters take part.

Miller quit calls and palace 'gun drama' - the papers

BBC - Sat, 2014-04-05 21:34
Culture Secretary Maria Miller remains in the headlines over her expense claims, while there is a focus on the missing Malaysian jet, a 'gun drama' outside Buckingham Palace and a GP's Grand National dream win.

New employment tribunal laws come in

BBC - Sat, 2014-04-05 20:37
New rules affecting workplace disputes and employment tribunals, including fines for employers, come into force as the new tax year begins.

Making hair strong enough to hang from

BBC - Sat, 2014-04-05 19:08
The pro 'hair hanger' who conditions five times a day

France pulls out of Rwanda memorial

BBC - Sat, 2014-04-05 19:00
The French government pulls out of 20th anniversary commemorations for the Rwandan genocide after comments by President Paul Kagame.

Abba's Eurovision win remembered

BBC - Sat, 2014-04-05 18:19
40 years since Abba conquered Eurovision in Brighton

Cancer virus discovery helped by delayed flight

BBC - Sat, 2014-04-05 18:08
Story of the scientist who isolated the Epstein Barr virus

Quiz of the new tax year

BBC - Sat, 2014-04-05 17:54
Test yourself on the new changes, with our taxing questions

Science does theatre with a bang

BBC - Sat, 2014-04-05 17:44
Can a play teach science and be exciting at the same time?

Prince George on first overseas tour

BBC - Sat, 2014-04-05 17:29
Will William and Kate shine in Australia and New Zealand?

VIDEO: Brazil troops in Rio slum operation

BBC - Sat, 2014-04-05 17:08
Nearly 3,000 Brazilian troops have begun occupying one of Rio de Janeiro's most dangerous shanty towns.

The sadness of the mango trees

BBC - Sat, 2014-04-05 16:55
How mango trees tell a story of bloodshed in the centre of Africa

HIV home test kits given go-ahead

BBC - Sat, 2014-04-05 16:30
Kits allowing people to test themselves for HIV at home can be bought over the counter in the UK for the first time - but no kits exist yet in Britain.

Cape Town ready for Dewani honeymoon murder trial

BBC - Sat, 2014-04-05 16:08
Cape Town ready to try extradited British suspect

VIDEO: Explosive theatre: Bringing science to life

BBC - Sat, 2014-04-05 15:06
Could live theatre be the best way to engage children's passion for science?

VIDEO: Rwanda's genocide, 20 years on

BBC - Sat, 2014-04-05 15:05
In just three months in 1994, some six million Rwandans were displaced and more than 800,000 were killed.

VIDEO: From prison to the theatre

BBC - Sat, 2014-04-05 15:04
Errol McGlashan, a repeat offender for 30 years, speaks to the BBC about how he went from prison to the theatre.

VIDEO: The Voice crowns a new would-be star

BBC - Sat, 2014-04-05 14:08
Jermain Jackman has been voted the winner of BBC's The Voice and becomes the show's first male winner.
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