Quake overturns tradition

Quake overturns tradition..

Diego Ross 24-Apr, 18:08 6 BBC

Reconstruction in Nepal has been slow since a devastating earthquake two years ago. But in some rural areas women are breaking with...


North Korea nuclear: White House calls Senate to briefing

North Korea nuclear: White House calls Senate to briefing..

William Jacobson 24-Apr, 17:16 21 BBC

In an unusual move, the entire US Senate is being called to the White House for a briefing on North Korea. Washington has become...


China urges 'restraint' amid North Korea sinking threat

China urges 'restraint' amid North Korea sinking threat..

Diego Ross 24-Apr, 13:48 6 BBC

China's president has called for "restraint" from all parties in a call with US President Donald Trump, a day after Pyongyang said it was...


Indian athlete Man Kaur, 101, wins 100m at World Masters Games

Indian athlete Man Kaur, 101, wins 100m at World Masters Games..

David Brooks 24-Apr, 10:33 22 BBC

Man Kaur, a 101-year-old athlete from India, won the 100 metres sprint at the World Masters Games in Auckland on Monday, celebrating with a...


India Maoist rebels kill 24 CRPF policemen in Chhattisgarh

India Maoist rebels kill 24 CRPF policemen in Chhattisgarh..

Kevin Allen 24-Apr, 10:32 22 BBC

Suspected Maoists have killed 24 policemen in the central Indian state of Chhattisgarh, in one of the biggest attacks by the rebels in...


Afghan defence chiefs resign over deadly Taliban attack

Afghan defence chiefs resign over deadly Taliban attack..

Mary Paterson 24-Apr, 03:48 24 BBC

Afghanistan's defence minister and army chief of staff have resigned in the wake of a Taliban attack that left scores of soldiers dead, the...


Boy aged 12 drives himself 1,300km across Australia

Boy aged 12 drives himself 1,300km across Australia..

24-Apr, 00:58 13 BBC

A 12-year-old boy who was apparently trying to drive across Australia has been stopped by police 1,300km (800 miles) into his journey. The...


Indian farmers Delhi protest suspended

Indian farmers Delhi protest suspended..

Wyatt Waller 24-Apr, 00:45 25 BBC

Drought-hit farmers in India have suspended a protest, after an assurance that their demands would be met. More than 100 farmers from...


North Korean university names detained US citizen

North Korean university names detained US citizen..

Cole Becker 23-Apr, 22:33 27 BBC

A North Korean university has named the US citizen detained on Saturday as Kim Sang-duk, also known as Tony Kim. The Korean-American...


Australian girl, 8, escaped a sinking car but family drowned

Australian girl, 8, escaped a sinking car but family drowned..

Andrew Martin 23-Apr, 09:38 20 BBC

A girl of eight who survived when the car she was in sank in Australia, killing three family members, has described her desperate struggle...


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