National / International News

China jails top official over bribes

BBC - Tue, 2014-12-09 18:22
Liu Tienan, a former top economic official, is jailed for life in China for taking bribes, in a case which exposed high-level corruption.

Rolls-Royce 'to create 300 new jobs'

BBC - Tue, 2014-12-09 17:46
Rolls-Royce could create hundreds of new jobs in its marine engine division just weeks after announcing massive aerospace cuts.

The rise of the Swedish cyborgs

BBC - Tue, 2014-12-09 17:42
Is implantable technology the next step for wearables?

NZ approves new anti-terror laws

BBC - Tue, 2014-12-09 17:42
New Zealand's parliament approves new anti-terrorism laws aimed at countering the domestic threat posed by overseas Islamic extremist groups.

Malala 'hopes to be Pakistan PM'

BBC - Tue, 2014-12-09 17:38
As she prepares to receive her Nobel Peace Prize, Malala Yousafzai tells the BBC of her political ambitions - and her hopes to be Pakistan PM.