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Ghanaian boys use cassavas to generate electricity

Sat, 07/14/2018 - 7:17pm
Ghanaian brothers James and Kwesi Ansah use the root vegetables to power radios and mobile phones.

Young Russians see lives changed by World Cup

Sat, 07/14/2018 - 7:16pm
Nothing prepared the country for the vibrant experience of hosting the tournament.

The power-sharing dream: Where women rule in the world

Sat, 07/14/2018 - 7:13pm
For the first time the Spanish government has more women than men - but where else are females taking the lead?

'Why I keep my vasectomy a secret'

Sat, 07/14/2018 - 7:08pm
Experts say male sterilisation could be the solution to Africa's population crisis, but uptake remains low.

World Cup through the eyes of young Russia

Sat, 07/14/2018 - 7:07pm
From rappers to young professionals, how was it for them?

Why this Bollywood film on middle-age love is unusual

Sat, 07/14/2018 - 7:04pm
The film about a husband trying to woo his unhappy wife is atypical by Indian movie standards.

Massive iceberg threatens Greenland village

Sat, 07/14/2018 - 6:59pm
A huge iceberg has drifted close to a village in western Greenland, prompting a partial evacuation.

World Cup final 2018: France v Croatia - your guide to Sunday's match

Sat, 07/14/2018 - 5:58pm
Croatia can become the lowest-ranked team to win the World Cup, while France are aiming to make up for Euro 2016 heartbreak when they meet on Sunday.

Novak Djokovic 'not much to lose' against Kevin Anderson in Wimbledon final

Sat, 07/14/2018 - 4:09pm
Novak Djokovic says he has "not much to lose" when he goes for his first Grand Slam title in almost two years against Kevin Anderson at Wimbledon.

Tanzania's John Magufuli says prisoners are free labour

Sat, 07/14/2018 - 3:36pm
President Magufuli says prisoners should work long hours, grow their food and have no conjugal visits.

First video messages from rescued Thai boys

Sat, 07/14/2018 - 3:24pm
As well as updating people on their health and sending thanks, the boys had something else on their mind.

Wave of Israeli Gaza strikes amid surge in rocket attacks

Sat, 07/14/2018 - 1:57pm
Israel launches a wave of air strikes on Gaza amid a surge in rocket fire from the Palestinian territory.

Wimbledon 2018: Angelique Kerber beats Serena Williams to win title

Sat, 07/14/2018 - 12:46pm
Angelique Kerber beats seven-time champion Serena Williams to win her first Wimbledon title.

Sinn Féin to challenge Higgins in Irish presidential election

Sat, 07/14/2018 - 12:38pm
Ireland's sitting president Michael D Higgins has already confirmed he will stand for re-election for a second term.

Nigerian entrepreneur turning old tyres into furniture

Sat, 07/14/2018 - 12:09pm
Female entrepreneur Olabanke Banjo is upcycling used tyres into furniture in her quest to save the environment.

Nicaragua crisis: One student killed as bloody church siege ends

Sat, 07/14/2018 - 11:32am
At least one young man is killed in an attack on a church where dozens of students sought shelter.

Trump criticises Obama over US 2016 election hack

Sat, 07/14/2018 - 11:01am
The US leader says his predecessor did not tackle the issue which he plans to raise with Vladimir Putin.

France restricts access to Mont Blanc amid safety fears

Sat, 07/14/2018 - 8:59am
Climbers are unable to use one of the peak's most popular routes amid safety and pollution fears.

Dozens hurt as Ryanair flight loses cabin pressure

Sat, 07/14/2018 - 8:05am
More than 30 passengers, some bleeding from their ears, were hospitalised, German police say.

Saudi Arabia woman 'arrested for hugging' singer Majid al-Mohandis

Sat, 07/14/2018 - 8:04am
Videos showed the woman darting on stage to hug Arab singing star Majid al-Mohandis.


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