"Some books are undeservedly forgotten; none are undeservedly remembered."
—Wystan Hugh Auden (1907-73) British-born American writer, critic
- Office workers 'too sedentary' Fri, 27 Mar 2015 01:54:21 GMT
- Office workers need to get off their backsides and move around more, according to a new campaign.
- 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.
- VIDEO: India 'looking strong' in World Cup Mon, 23 Mar 2015 12:46:24 GMT
- India have looked very impressive in the cricket World Cup, and cricket columnist Ayaz Memon has been speaking to the BBC in Mumbai on their chances of winning the tournament.
- VIDEO: One-minute World News Fri, 27 Mar 2015 05:54:16 GMT
- Watch the latest news summary from BBC World News. International news updated 24 hours a day.
- VIDEO: Yemen 'on the brink' of civil war Mon, 23 Mar 2015 08:10:44 GMT
- The United Nations envoy to Yemen has warned that the country could slide into prolonged conflict like Iraq, Syria or Libya.
- VIDEO: Bringing a giant puppet eagle to life Sun, 22 Mar 2015 22:33:05 GMT
- BBC News meets the makers of the giant puppets of Spanish Theatre Company Carros de Foc.
- VIDEO: Londonderry fire temple to peace Sun, 22 Mar 2015 01:48:57 GMT
- A huge temple that overlooked Londonderry for the past week has been burnt down as a gesture of letting go of the past and looking to the future.
- VIDEO: New Orleans airport attacker dies Sun, 22 Mar 2015 04:15:14 GMT
- A man who was shot by police as he tried to storm a checkpoint at New Orleans international airport on Friday dies from his injuries.
- Cunning elite hoard wealth in Angola Fri, 27 Mar 2015 00:24:35 GMT
- Angola is an economic success story, writes Mary Harper - but also a land many inhabit in poverty, while a super-wealthy elite thrives.
- Nigeria's unpredictable election Thu, 26 Mar 2015 14:05:51 GMT
- Fear is growing that Nigeria's tightly contested presidential and parliamentary elections could trigger more violence.
- Who will win the live-streaming video battle? Thu, 26 Mar 2015 10:53:41 GMT
- Tech companies are vying to launch a successful live-streaming video service.
- How are cockpit doors locked? Thu, 26 Mar 2015 13:13:15 GMT
- How would the cockpit doors on the crashed Germanwings Airbus have been secured?
- Prince Charles ruling: What it means for info law Thu, 26 Mar 2015 12:04:39 GMT
- The Supreme Court ruling, which implies that Prince Charles's advocacy correspondence should be released, has wider implications for freedom of information.
- VIDEO: Is flying getting more dangerous? Wed, 25 Mar 2015 12:19:09 GMT
- After the latest in a spate of commercial plane crashes, BBC News takes a look at the numbers to find out whether flying is getting more dangerous.