BBC News - World
Ferry transcript reveals crew panic
Sun, 20 Apr 2014 15:05:21 GMT
The last communications between the South Korean ferry that sank on Wednesday and traffic services reveal panic and indecision by the crew.
Russian outrage at Ukraine killing
Sun, 20 Apr 2014 15:48:56 GMT
The Russian foreign ministry expresses outrage at a fatal shooting incident in eastern Ukraine which it blames on Ukrainian nationalists.
Hostage reporters 'chained' in Syria
Sun, 20 Apr 2014 10:11:44 GMT
Four French journalists who spent 10 months in captivity in Syria were chained to each other and kept in basements without light, one recounts.
Pope celebrates Easter Sunday Mass
Sun, 20 Apr 2014 11:46:21 GMT
Pope Francis celebrates Easter in front of thousands in St Peter's Square, praying for peace in Syria and Ukraine and "an end to all war".
Rubin 'Hurricane' Carter dies
Sun, 20 Apr 2014 15:48:27 GMT
Rubin "Hurricane" Carter, the US boxer whose wrongful conviction for murder caused an international outcry, dies aged 76.
Algeria militants kill 14 soldiers
Sun, 20 Apr 2014 14:36:05 GMT
Islamist militants kill 14 Algerian soldiers in an ambush on a military convoy in mountains east of the capital Algiers.
Abdullah 'extends Afghan poll lead'
Sun, 20 Apr 2014 15:27:40 GMT
Afghan presidential candidate Abdullah Abdullah has extended his lead over his rival Ashraf Ghani, latest results from the presidential polls suggest.
Brazil cars torched in protest
Sun, 20 Apr 2014 00:43:20 GMT
Residents of a poor community near Rio de Janeiro torch vehicles in protest at the deaths of two young men in incidents involving the police.
Yemen drone strike kills militants
Sun, 20 Apr 2014 13:33:17 GMT
A drone attack in south Yemen has killed at least three suspected al-Qaeda fighters, defence officials and local tribal chiefs say.
Japan to base troops near islands
Sat, 19 Apr 2014 21:29:15 GMT
Japan begins building a military radar station near the Senkaku islands, focus of a bitter territorial row with China, which calls them the Diaoyus.
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