Personal tools
You are here: Home Resources Good Reads

World News From BBC

Iran nuclear negotiations intensify 
  Sun, 29 Mar 2015 21:57:31 GMT 
    Six world powers and Iran intensify talks in Lausanne, as a deadline to reach a deal on Tehran's nuclear programme looms.

'Conservative surge' in French polls 
  Sun, 29 Mar 2015 20:48:26 GMT 
    French ex-President Nicolas Sarkozy's Conservative UMP and its allies make major gains in the final round of local elections, exit polls suggest.

Solar aeroplane heads for China 
  Sun, 29 Mar 2015 22:07:31 GMT 
    Solar Impulse, the fuel-free aeroplane, heads out of Myanmar and on to China on leg five of its attempt to fly around the world.

Arab League to create military force 
  Sun, 29 Mar 2015 11:46:34 GMT 
    Arab League countries meeting in Egypt agree to create a joint Arab military force amid a crisis in Yemen and regional jihadist threats.

Count begins after close Nigeria vote 
  Sun, 29 Mar 2015 22:03:49 GMT 
    Counting is under way in Nigeria's presidential election, which has been praised by the UN despite technical problems and violence.

Bodies found days after NY gas blast 
  Sun, 29 Mar 2015 21:07:56 GMT 
    Three days on from a massive gas blast in New York that flattened three buildings, two bodies are found in rubble.

DNA of 78 Germanwings victims found 
  Sun, 29 Mar 2015 21:05:22 GMT 
    Five days after the crash of Germanwings flight 4U 9525 in the French Alps, investigators say they have isolated DNA of 78 people on board.

Mass rally in Tunis over museum raid 
  Sun, 29 Mar 2015 16:55:44 GMT 
    Thousands march in Tunis over the Bardo Museum terror attack, as authorities say that one of the raid's leaders has been killed.

Singapore holds Lee Kuan Yew funeral 
  Sun, 29 Mar 2015 18:45:07 GMT 
    Singapore holds a state funeral for its founding Prime Minister Lee Kuan Yew, with tens of thousands lining the streets despite torrential rain.

Deal creates largest travel retailer 
  Sun, 29 Mar 2015 18:41:45 GMT 
    Swiss firm Dufry buys a controlling stake in World Duty Free from the Benetton family, creating the world's largest travel retailer.

Uzbeks set to re-elect president 
  Sun, 29 Mar 2015 20:38:49 GMT 
    Uzbeks have been voting in large numbers in presidential elections which are all but certain to be won by the incumbent, Islam Karimov

Australia crush NZ to win World Cup 
  Sun, 29 Mar 2015 10:08:01 GMT 
    Australia beat New Zealand by seven wickets to win the World Cup for a fifth time at a packed Melbourne Cricket Ground.

VIDEO: Alps rescuer: 'The scene was surreal' 
  Thu, 26 Mar 2015 21:40:51 GMT 
    Jean Sebastien Beaud from the mountain police, who arrived at the French Alps site soon after the plane crash, describes the scene as "surreal".

VIDEO: Does your pet have 'separation anxiety'? 
  Mon, 23 Mar 2015 09:39:26 GMT 
    Vets are warning that a growing number of dogs and other pets are suffering from separation anxiety as peoples' working habits change.

VIDEO: China warning over global warming 
  Sun, 22 Mar 2015 19:24:45 GMT 
    The head of China's weather bureau warns that the country faces serious problems as a result of climate change.
Library Catalog

Advanced Search
Your Account
New York Times Book Reviews
[see more]
Search the Web

National News From NPR
Proposed Payday Industry Regulations Must Strike Delicate Balance  Sun, 29 Mar 2015 17:21:00 -0400
Palm Springs Celebrates Its Past, And Tourists Arrive In Droves  Sun, 29 Mar 2015 17:21:00 -0400
Videos On End-Of-Life Choices Ease Tough Conversation  Sun, 29 Mar 2015 17:21:00 -0400
[see more]
World News From BBC
Iran nuclear negotiations intensify  Sun, 29 Mar 2015 21:57:31 GMT
'Conservative surge' in French polls  Sun, 29 Mar 2015 20:48:26 GMT
Solar aeroplane heads for China  Sun, 29 Mar 2015 22:07:31 GMT
[see more]