The Smithsonian museum group in Washington DC has banned the fashionable photography aid, the selfie stick, to “protect visitors” in crowded conditions. From:: BBC North...
Australia’s multi-billion dollar surfing industry has been facing challenges since the global financial crisis, but things may be turning around for the sector. From:: BBC...
Fifty years on from the march from Selma to Montgomery, civil rights activists maintain that many issues of equality remain unresolved. From:: BBC North America
Many Chinese women are travelling to the US to give birth, a phenomenon known as maternity tourism. From:: BBC North America
Women from the most conservative region of Pakistan are training to fight the Taliban on the frontline. From:: BBC World
Four secondary ticket-selling websites have agreed to be more transparent, following pressure from the Competition and Markets Authority (CMA). From:: BBC Entertainment
Talking Movies’ Tom Brook meets the director of the documentary How to Change the World – a film which focuses on the early days of...
Former Australian Idol winner and X Factor judge Guy Sebastian will be Australia’s first ever entrant in the Eurovision Song Contest. From:: BBC Entertainment
She has won Oscars for her roles in The English Patient and Chocolat, but Juliette Binoche will next be seen next on the stage in...