Australia ends Papua Contemporary Guinea controversial asylum detention – BBC News

Australia ends Papua Contemporary Guinea controversial asylum detention – BBC News

Australia is to stop sending asylum seekers to Papua New Guinea (PNG), marking an end to its controversial detention regime in the nation. PNG is one of two Pacific countries paid by Canberra to detain asylum seekers and refugees who attempt to reach Australia by boat. Australia said its arrangement with PNG would conclude by

Indian injured by US police speaks out – BBC News

Indian injured by US police speaks out – BBC News

US prosecutors say they plan to try a police officer for a third time for allegedly using excessive force against an Indian grandfather who was pushed to the ground while he went for a morning walk. Eric Parker has been tried twice in a federal court on the charge of use of excessive force –

Man Goma: ‘Top’ case of mistaken identity on are residing TV ever? BBC News

Man Goma: ‘Top’ case of mistaken identity on are residing TV ever? BBC News

It’s 10 years since Guy Goma became a celebrity after he was mistaken for an internet expert and interviewed on BBC News TV. The unemployed computer technician had been at the BBC for a job interview. But the graduate from the Congo gained worldwide attention after a mix-up saw him interviewed on air instead of

Must serene this man be deported on fable of of a DUI? BBC Data

Must serene this man be deported on fable of of a DUI? BBC Data

Why a father went on hunger strike to try to stay with his family in the US. BBC Pop Up spent February in Tacoma, Washington, in the Pacific Northwest of the US. Although it is closer to the Canadian border, the city is involved in the debate over illegal immigration across the Mexican border 1,200…

Passenger lands Florida plane after pilot falls sick – BBC Info

Passenger lands Florida plane after pilot falls sick – BBC Info

A mystery passenger landed a plane solo after his pilot passed out. The unidentified man’s voice was heard in public flight recordings telling the airport tower that he had “no idea how to stop the airplane”. An air traffic controller who teaches new pilots helped guide the man down to Palm Beach International Airport just…

The historical Soviet chief Mikhail Gorbachev elephantine interview  – BBC Recordsdata

The historical Soviet chief Mikhail Gorbachev elephantine interview – BBC Recordsdata

The former Soviet leader Mikhail Gorbachev has warned that current tension between Russia and the West is putting the world in “colossal danger” due to the threat from nuclear weapons. In an interview with the BBC’s Steve Rosenberg, former President Gorbachev called for all countries to declare that nuclear weapons should be destroyed. Please subscribe…