Beauty queen hits back at racist critics

Angeline Flor Pua, 22, has only been Miss Belgium for four days but has already been subjected to racist abuse on social media. Born in Antwerp to Philippine parents, she described what the experience has been like and how she’s addressing the hurtful comments. Video journalist: Xavier Vanpevenaege. Producer: Phoebe Frieze. Beauty queen hits back […]

Bayeux Tapestry explained… by kids

The 11th Century embroidered cloth tells the story behind one of the most famous battles in English history. It’s set to go on display in the UK for the first time in 950 years. Children in Reading, where there’s a full size replica, explain the tapestry’s tale. Bayeux Tapestry explained… by kids

Beauty queen’s message to racist critics

Angeline Flor Pua, 22, has only been Miss Belgium for four days but has already been subjected to racist abuse on social media. Born in Antwerp to Philippine parents, she described what the experience has been like and how she’s addressing the hurtful comments. Video journalist: Xavier Vanpevenaege. Producer: Phoebe Frieze. Beauty queen’s message to […]

‘We understand North Korea’ – South Korea

South Korea says it will continue high-level talks with North Korea with “clear eyes” amid warnings that Pyongyang might be playing for time to continue its nuclear arms programme. South Korean Foreign Minister Kang Kyung-wha told the BBC: “We understand North Korea better than anybody, having dealt with North Korea for decades”. ‘We understand North […]

Father of two deported after 30 years in US

A man who had lived in the US for 30 years was deported on Monday after being ordered to present himself with a one-way ticket to Mexico at Detroit airport. Jorge Garcia, 39, was brought illegally to the US aged 10 but failed to secure legal status. Father of two deported after 30 years in […]

Father-of-two deported after 30 years in US

A man who had lived in the US for 30 years was deported on Monday after being ordered to present himself with a one way ticket to Mexico at Detroit airport. Jorge Garcia, 39, was brought illegally to the US aged 10 but failed to secure legal status. Father-of-two deported after 30 years in US