International

RSS Feed
NPR

What Should You Do If A Fly Gets Into Your Anti-Ebola Goggles?

Under ordinary circumstances, you'd swat that pesky fly. But the problems of daily life take on monumental scale in an Ebola treatment unit. Here's a guide to dilemmas and solutions.
NPR

Mexican TV Icon Roberto Gómez Bolaños Dies At 85

The actor, writer and director was a staple of Mexican television comedies and children's programs for decades.
NPR

Black Friday Crosses The Pond

Black Friday has crossed the Atlantic to the UK. Ari Shapiro talks with Rahul Sharma of Neev Capital about how the shopping event took hold there and how it compares to the states.
NPR

Details Emerge On American Commando Raid In Yemen

NPR's Ari Shapiro talks to the New York Times' Eric Schmitt on the hostage rescue in Yemen.
NPR

A Closer Look At EU Parliament's Vote To Break Up Google

NPR's Ari Shapiro talks with GigaOM senior writer, David Meyer, about the European Union's complicated relationship with Google and efforts to break it up.
NPR

For Northern Ireland, Wounds From 'The Troubles' Are Still Raw

Sixteen years after the much-heralded Good Friday Agreement between Protestant and Catholic forces in Northern Ireland, walls separating neighborhoods are a sign of how profoundly divided it remains.
NPR

Attack On Mosque In Nigeria Kills Dozens

Authorities believe the attack in the northern city of Kano was the work of Boko Haram militants, although the group did not immediately claim responsibility.
NPR

America's Black Friday Craziness Has Crossed The Pond

The wild discount shopping that once was only a U.S. phenomenon has caught on in the U.K. and elsewhere, thanks largely to online retail giant Amazon.
NPR

Video Of Woman Dancing On Tehran's Subway Goes Viral

The video was posted to a Facebook page called My Stealthy Freedom showing Iranian women defying the country's strict laws on female dress.
NPR

Experts Predict Low Oil Prices Through Next Year

Following a decision by OPEC ministers not to cut production, crude prices had fallen to a four-year low before rebounding slightly.

Pages