Why Italians are saying ‘No’ to takeaway coffee

Drinking takeaway coffee is a way of life in many parts of the world. So why do Italians refuse to do it? Reporter: James Reynolds Video producer: Sofia Bettiza Why Italians are saying ‘No’ to takeaway coffee

British ‘extreme kayaker’ sets 128ft waterfall record

Bren Orton holds the British record for the highest waterfall descent navigated in a kayak. He spoke to the BBC about how it felt as he plunged down the Big Banana Falls, in Mexico, at a speed of 60mph. British ‘extreme kayaker’ sets 128ft waterfall record

Shackled siblings: What we know about their lives

Punished and beaten frequently, the couple’s children hatched an escape plan. The parents deny the allegations against them, but investigators have discovered of a life of torture. This is what police have learned so far about their lives. Shackled siblings: What we know about their lives

North Korean skiers dream of Paralympics

Two North Korean athletes taking part in the World Para-Nordic Skiing World Cup in Germany have given a rare interview to the BBC’s Korean Service. Ma You-chul and Kim Jung-hyun could well end up being the first North Koreans to attend the Winter Paralympic Games, which this year are taking place in Pyeongchang, South Korea. […]

Popemobile causes horse to throw police officer in Chile

The Popemobile spooked a horse on the road in Iquique, Chile, causing it to rear up, throwing a police officer towards the vehicle. Pope Francis waited for an ambulance with the woman, who was said to be not seriously injured. Popemobile causes horse to throw police officer in Chile