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North Korea 'tests new high-tech weapon'

World News - November 15, 2018 - 10:26pm
The successful test was supervised by North Korean leader Kim Jong-un, state-run media say.

California wildfires: Number of missing leaps to 600

World News - November 15, 2018 - 10:23pm
Seven more bodies have also been found in northern California, taking the state-wide death toll to 66.

Is teenage pregnancy in Kenya on the rise?

World News - November 15, 2018 - 8:59pm
Reports of girls giving birth in the exam period prompted a government inquiry into teenage pregnancy.

Chile promises to investigate Mapuche killing

World News - November 15, 2018 - 8:48pm
Protests break out after the grandson of an indigenous leader is shot dead during a police operation.

Khmer Rouge surviving leaders face genocide verdict

World News - November 15, 2018 - 8:32pm
During their four years in power in Cambodia, the regime killed all those they perceived to be their enemies.

Khmer Rouge surviving leaders face genocide verdict

Top Stories - November 15, 2018 - 8:32pm
During their four years in power in Cambodia, the regime killed all those they perceived to be their enemies.

Africa's week in pictures: 9-15 November 2018

World News - November 15, 2018 - 8:23pm
A selection of the best photos from across Africa this week.

Africa's week in pictures: 9-15 November 2018

Top Stories - November 15, 2018 - 8:23pm
A selection of the best photos from across Africa this week.

Ditch thermal receipts and four other tips to be a green shopper

Top Stories - November 15, 2018 - 8:21pm
From e-receipts to recycling clothes, five ways to help save the planet when you hit the high street.

Wimpy Kid author: I can't get my kids off Fortnite

Top Stories - November 15, 2018 - 8:19pm
Jeff Kinney's Diary of a Wimpy Kid has made him one of the world's most successful children's authors.

Quiz of the Week: Which superhero wasn't Lee's?

World News - November 15, 2018 - 8:16pm
It's the weekly news quiz - have you been paying attention to what's been going on in the world during the past seven days?

Quiz of the Week: Which superhero wasn't Lee's?

Top Stories - November 15, 2018 - 8:16pm
It's the weekly news quiz - have you been paying attention to what's been going on in the world during the past seven days?

Sophia Jex-Blake: The battle to be Scotland's first female doctor

Top Stories - November 15, 2018 - 8:00pm
Sophia Jex-Blake was a pioneer of women's education on her way to be Scotland's first female doctor.

Melbourne shipwreck beer back in Glasgow after 150 years

Top Stories - November 15, 2018 - 7:47pm
Diver Jim Anderson discovered the 150-year-old Tennent's stout on a sunken clipper off the coast of Australia.

Schools admit informally excluding pupils

Top Stories - November 15, 2018 - 7:45pm
A dozen schools have admitted informally excluding pupils at some stage last year, the BBC has learned.

Battling the Hulk within ourselves no easy task

Kentucky Press News Service - November 15, 2018 - 7:38pm
My kids are destined for politics. Exhibit A: the fact that they can commit a family no-no (painting the walls with nail polish, or smoking up the house by confusing the microwave’s “popcorn” button with “potato,” for example), and immediately and sincerely offering their prime defense: “It wasn’t me.” “But it was you,” I say. “I saw it happen.” “No,” they say. It’s a highly effective strategy, because it eliminates the viability of logic in the debate. The fact that there is a debate at all is evidence of this. 2018-11-15T13:44:20-05:00

Definition of kilogram set to change

Top Stories - November 15, 2018 - 7:30pm
Scientists are set to change the way the kilogramme is defined.

Flu vaccine delays for over-65s 'resolved by weekend'

Top Stories - November 15, 2018 - 7:28pm
Patients and GPs have been frustrated by shortages caused by the staggered supply of the new vaccine.

Golden Horse Awards: The Oscars of Asia

Top Stories - November 15, 2018 - 7:12pm
Welcome to Chinese cinema's biggest night: The Golden Horse Awards.

How 'miniature suns' could provide cheap, clean energy

Top Stories - November 15, 2018 - 7:07pm
Is much-heralded nuclear fusion finally ready to fulfil its promise of abundant energy for all?

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