International News

Take N Korea tales with a bucket of salt

BBC - Fri, 2015-05-15 15:23
What should we make of the reports that North Korean Defence Minister, Hyon Yong-chol, was purged and executed by anti-aircraft gunfire?

Powers struggle and leadership turmoil

BBC - Fri, 2015-05-15 15:19
The question of the extent of extra powers for Scotland, and leadership developments for both Labour and UKIP, are the main stories on the front pages.

Nadal loss hurts French Open seeding

BBC - Fri, 2015-05-15 15:16
Rafael Nadal loses to Stan Wawrinka at the Italian Open as Roger Federer, Novak Djokovic and David Ferrer reach semis.

Should doctors be allowed to nap on the job?

BBC - Fri, 2015-05-15 15:15
Why some medical students aren’t ashamed of snoozing

VIDEO: Pregnant woman who survived the quake

BBC - Fri, 2015-05-15 15:13
Few stories from the Nepal earthquake are more dramatic than that of a pregnant young woman trapped in the ruins of her house.

Leader contenders set for debate

BBC - Fri, 2015-05-15 15:09
Prospective leaders of the Labour Party will face questions from the public later, in the wake of news that Chuka Umunna has bowed out of the leadership contest.

Inside world's most remote film festival

BBC - Fri, 2015-05-15 15:08
World's most remote film festival keeps struggle alive

The metal that brought you cheap flights

BBC - Fri, 2015-05-15 15:04
Air travel is affordable partly because jet engines are efficient - and for that the world must thank a cheap dull metal that helps makes some superalloys.

Hamburger icon: How these three lines mystify most people

BBC - Fri, 2015-05-15 15:02
The hamburger button has become a common symbol on our smartphones, tablets and computers. But what is it?

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