Personal tools
You are here: Home News & Events News
"A classic is a book which people praise and don't read."

—Mark Twain (1835-1910) [Samuel Langhorne Clemens] American author, humorist

 

World News From BBC

Blaze wrecks Moscow public library  Sat, 31 Jan 2015 14:59:52 GMT
A blaze rages for more than 17 hours at one of Russia's largest public libraries, destroying parts of the building. 
DNA tests for babies in Mexico blast  Sat, 31 Jan 2015 01:08:36 GMT
Nine babies who survived a gas explosion at a Mexican hospital are given DNA testing so they can be reunited with their parents. 
IS 'chemical weapons expert killed'  Fri, 30 Jan 2015 23:50:06 GMT
A chemical weapons expert working with Islamic State in Iraq has been killed in a coalition air strike, the US military says. 
Romney won't run in 2016 election  Fri, 30 Jan 2015 17:22:52 GMT
Mitt Romney, the Republican beaten by President Obama in the US 2012 election, has decided he will not run for president again. 
Actress Geraldine McEwan dies  Sat, 31 Jan 2015 19:09:56 GMT
Actress Geraldine McEwan, known for playing Agatha Christie sleuth Miss Marple on ITV, has died aged 82, her family says. 
Tasers 'needed for all police'  Sat, 31 Jan 2015 16:08:20 GMT
All front-line police officers should be offered a Taser to protect them against the increased terrorism threat, the head of the Police Federation says. 
Victim fund tops £150k in three days  Sat, 31 Jan 2015 18:00:54 GMT
Well-wishers donate more than £150,000 in three days to help a disabled pensioner who was mugged outside his Gateshead home. 
UK health worker monitored for Ebola  Sat, 31 Jan 2015 17:16:20 GMT
A British healthcare worker is flown back to the UK for Ebola monitoring after suffering a needle-stick injury in Sierra Leone. 
In pictures: Destruction in Kobane  Wed, 28 Jan 2015 14:23:34 GMT
Devastation caused by fighting in Syrian town 
Day in pictures: 30 January 2015  Fri, 30 Jan 2015 15:20:45 GMT
Images from around the world: 30 January 
At the pump  Fri, 30 Jan 2015 08:47:07 GMT
Petrol stations around the world 
In pictures: UK snow 29 January 2015  Thu, 29 Jan 2015 18:04:39 GMT
Pictures from around the country 
Your pictures: City skylines  Wed, 28 Jan 2015 15:50:51 GMT
Readers' photos on the theme of "city skylines" 
Day in pictures: 28 January 2015  Wed, 28 Jan 2015 12:22:02 GMT
Images from around the world: 28 January 
Shetland celebrates Up Helly Aa  Tue, 27 Jan 2015 22:37:46 GMT
Shetland's spectacular annual re festival 
« January 2015 »
January
SuMoTuWeThFrSa
123
45678910
11121314151617
18192021222324
25262728293031
National News From NPR
Party Ban Is Patronizing, U.Va. Sorority Women Say  Sat, 31 Jan 2015 11:16:00 -0500
In LA, Women Build A Mosque Where They Can Call To Prayer  Sat, 31 Jan 2015 07:35:00 -0500
What Romney's Retreat Means For GOP Hopefuls  Sat, 31 Jan 2015 07:35:00 -0500
[see more]
World News From BBC
Crowds flock to leftist Madrid rally  Sat, 31 Jan 2015 18:42:27 GMT
Egypt leader warns of 'long battle'  Sat, 31 Jan 2015 17:10:15 GMT
Balloonists complete Pacific journey  Sat, 31 Jan 2015 15:59:21 GMT
[see more]