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Dinner for One: English comedy spices up German New Year

Sat, 12/29/2018 - 7:44pm
The English film you've never seen - but Germans watch it adoringly every New Year's Eve.

Sneakernomics: All change in the trainer business

Sat, 12/29/2018 - 7:41pm
The way trainers are made and sold is allowing newcomers to break into the market.

The country that has lost three million people

Sat, 12/29/2018 - 7:40pm
The Venezuelan migration crisis is a major concern for South America and shows no sign of ending.

The 90-year-old back-flipping daredevil

Sat, 12/29/2018 - 7:31pm
This Canadian man is being called the world's most extreme grandpa.

Why do we celebrate New Year on 1 January?

Sat, 12/29/2018 - 7:30pm
Why does the year begin in January?

The Instagrammer who wants to show a different side of Gaza

Sat, 12/29/2018 - 7:08pm
Instagram photographer Kholoud Nassar wants to show us a different side of Gaza.

Italy budget: Parliament passes budget after EU standoff

Sat, 12/29/2018 - 6:58pm
Italy's parliament approves a budget for 2019, amid complaints it was revised to placate the EU.

The man who takes animals to funerals

Sat, 12/29/2018 - 6:34pm
A Thai man has made it his life's mission to help people through their grief with animals.

Brazil gun laws: Bolsonaro vows to loosen ownership rules

Sat, 12/29/2018 - 4:37pm
Incoming President Jair Bolsonaro says he plans to sign a decree to allow more people to own guns.

Parkland shooting: CCTV pictures released ahead of report

Sat, 12/29/2018 - 2:51pm
New footage has emerged ahead of a report into the school shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida.

US-China trade: Trump touts progress in talks for deal

Sat, 12/29/2018 - 1:24pm
China and the US have imposed billions of dollars in tit-for-tat tariffs throughout 2018.

Hanover airport shut after car driven near runway

Sat, 12/29/2018 - 1:15pm
The airport is currently closed to flights, with a man who drove through a gate under arrest.

BBC issues formal complaint to Russia over staff data leak

Sat, 12/29/2018 - 1:09pm
A list of 44 BBC reporters, including their personal data, was published online by Russian websites.

Florida school shooting: New video shows 'blunders'

Sat, 12/29/2018 - 12:38pm
A media investigation using new footage alleges officials were underprepared for the Parkland attack.

Capt Lou Rudd is first Briton to cross Antarctic unaided

Sat, 12/29/2018 - 11:18am
A British Army officer has become the second person ever to trek unaided across Antarctica, after American Colin O'Brady completed the trip two days earlier.

Indian miners: Navy divers deployed in rescue bid

Sat, 12/29/2018 - 11:17am
High-power pumps arrive at a flooded "rat-hole" mine where 15 workers were trapped 16 days ago.

DR Congo election candidates refuse to back code of conduct

Sat, 12/29/2018 - 11:05am
There are concerns over violence ahead of Sunday's vote in Africa's second-largest country.

Cape Town race row erupts after 'black visitors cleared from beach'

Sat, 12/29/2018 - 8:41am
Demonstrators allege black beachgoers were asked to leave the area by private security guards.

ICYMI: Bears, barrels and big bangs

Sat, 12/29/2018 - 8:20am
A panda takes frolicking to an art form - and some of the other stories you may have missed this week.

Abdullah Hassan, two-year-old boy in travel-ban row, dies in US

Sat, 12/29/2018 - 8:03am
Abdullah Hassan's mother, a Yemeni national, fought a high-profile battle to see her dying son.


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