BBC News

Syndicate content BBC News - World
BBC News - World
Updated: 13 min 49 sec ago

'Not a joke'

June 24, 2016 - 9:01pm
Bollywood star Priyanka Chopra tells the BBC how she hopes to change perceptions of Indian actors.
Categories: News

People v power

June 24, 2016 - 8:56pm
Thousands are taking to the streets of Wukan after the village's democratically elected leader was taken away by police and shown to be confessing to allegations of bribery.
Categories: News

Venezuela opposition says petition to oust Maduro is validated

June 24, 2016 - 8:45pm
Venezuelan opposition leaders say they have validated enough signatures on a petition to move to the next stage in a process to remove President Maduro.
Categories: News

Uncharted territory

June 24, 2016 - 8:31pm
No-one can predict the consequences of Britain's referendum result for the European Union, writes Chris Morris in Brussels.
Categories: News

Viewpoint

June 24, 2016 - 7:35pm
Eurosceptic economist Prof Tim Congdon argues that the UK can prosper like Hong Kong, trading freely outside the EU.
Categories: News

Russia governor arrested over 'large bribe'

June 24, 2016 - 6:23pm
Russian investigators arrest a regional governor, saying they caught him red-handed taking a €400,000 (£325,000; $444,500) bribe in a Moscow restaurant.
Categories: News

Twenty people die in West Virginia floods

June 24, 2016 - 6:19pm
At least 20 people die in devastating flooding in the US state of West Virginia, according to state officials.
Categories: News

Euro 2016: England striker Harry Kane 'not tired' and ready for Iceland

June 24, 2016 - 5:49pm
Harry Kane says he is not tired and feels "sharp and ready" to perform against Iceland in England's last-16 tie on Monday.
Categories: News

Euro 2016: Wales and Northern Ireland set for historic last-16 tie in Paris

June 24, 2016 - 5:34pm
Wales and Northern Ireland bid for their first European Championship quarter-final when they meet in Saturday's last-16 tie.
Categories: News

EU Brexit referendum: France's Calais seeks border deal changes

June 24, 2016 - 4:37pm
The mayor of Calais wants changes to a deal which allows Britain to carry out immigration checks on the French side of the English Channel, after a UK vote to leave the EU.
Categories: News

British expats on the Costa del Sol concerned by Brexit

June 24, 2016 - 3:53pm
Sarah Rainsford asks British expats on the Costa del Sol what concerns them most about Brexit.
Categories: News

Obama: 'Special relationship with UK will endure'

June 24, 2016 - 2:57pm
President Obama has said the special relationship between the US and the UK will continue after the UK's exit from the EU.
Categories: News

Wada suspends Rio laboratory just weeks before Olympics

June 24, 2016 - 2:52pm
Rio's anti-doping Laboratory is suspended by Wada just six weeks before the Brazilian city hosts the Olympic Games.
Categories: News

Stonewall to become US gay rights monument - Obama

June 24, 2016 - 2:15pm
US President Barack Obama is to designate the first national monument to gay rights at the site of the iconic Stonewall Inn in New York.
Categories: News

Brexit: How world reacted to Britain's EU referendum

June 24, 2016 - 1:39pm
As Britain votes to leave the European Union, political figures from around the world react to the news.
Categories: News

UK vote on EU: Juncker's one-word Brexit answer to BBC

June 24, 2016 - 1:27pm
The BBC's Katya Adler is given short shrift when she asks European Commission President, Jean-Claude Juncker, whether the UK's vote to leave the EU is "the beginning of the end" for the EU.
Categories: News

Privacy Shield: White House makes EU spying promise

June 24, 2016 - 1:12pm
The EU and US agree final changes to a new data protection agreement known as the EU-US Privacy Shield.
Categories: News

Pope speaks of Armenian 'genocide' in Yerevan visit

June 24, 2016 - 12:52pm
Pope Francis, visiting Yerevan, uses the word "genocide" to describe mass killings of Armenians by Ottoman Turks during World War One.
Categories: News

EU Brexit referendum: UK 'must not delay leaving'

June 24, 2016 - 12:51pm
EU leaders insist the UK must move swiftly to negotiate leaving the organisation after Thursday's referendum, saying any delay would prolong uncertainty.
Categories: News

Senegal's Karim Wade freed by Macky Sall and 'flies to Qatar'

June 24, 2016 - 11:37am
The son of Senegal's ex-President Abdoulaye Wade is freed from prison after serving three years of a six-year sentence for corruption.
Categories: News


Fransini Giraldo is a Colombian girl who dances her own style of Salsa. In this video, she dances to the rhythm of Sonora Carruseles de Colombia, presumably in the Colombia countryside. Published July 16, 2013.