Lights have been going out around the globe for Earth Hour to draw attention to climate change.
Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionThe fire has been fanned by strong winds Some 27,000 residents were forced to flee their homes in the middle of the night as a fast-moving wildfire ripped through southern California. Several thousand homes are under mandatory evacuation in the cities of Ventura and Santa Paula, some […]
Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Rajinikanth said that if he did not enter politics “the guilt will haunt me” Indian film superstar Rajinikanth, who has a huge following in the country and is one of Asia’s highest paid actors, has announced he is entering politics. The 67-year-old, who works mostly in Tamil cinema, said […]
Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionAngry and poor: Inside Myanmar’s Rakhine state Climbing a small, scrubby hill behind the little riverside town of Mrauk U, a dreamy landscape reveals itself, of centuries-old stupas wreathed in mist, dotted with farming communities. Anywhere else this spectacular monument would surely be overrun by tourists. But […]