What our Hindu guru taught us about bagpipes – BBC Stories

What our Hindu guru taught us about bagpipes – BBC Stories

When we go into the community to play they see us coming and they expect Scottish people to be playing these instruments. But they see a full Hindu community playing these instruments. Their reactions are speechless basically. They’re all just so shocked. Like, ‘who are these, who are these?’ ‘It’s like an Indian community, why […]

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My BBL journey: Black Beauty & Brazilian Butt Lift – BBC Stories

My BBL journey: Black Beauty & Brazilian Butt Lift – BBC Stories

I’m Shami, I’m 23, and I’m considering a Brazilian Butt Lift. Apparently pioneered in Brazil by Doctor Ivo Pitanguy. Now the procedure is practiced all over the world. And I’ve heard it’s the world’s deadliest cosmetic procedure, with one in 3000 operations ending in death. But body image has always been something I’ve really struggled […]

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MLM: Are make-up empires exploiting mums? BBC Stories

MLM: Are make-up empires exploiting mums? BBC Stories

All over social media I’ve seen thousands of mysterious job ads. The best experience you’ll ever go through. It just keeps getting better and better. It’s not a job, it’s not a nine to five. It’s a lifestyle. They’re offering massive salaries, cars and holidays. A free white mercedes and a six figure income. It’s […]

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‘We don’t tackle art, we tackle hate.’ – BBC Young Reporter

‘We don’t tackle art, we tackle hate.’ – BBC Young Reporter

Young people you should be taught from a young age that this is their community they should have pride where they come from. When me and my friends walk to school we realised that there’s a lot of graffiti which isn’t necessarily good. If you get a jet wash, if we get a couple sponges, […]

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The village that built its own wi-fi network – BBC Africa

The village that built its own wi-fi network – BBC Africa

The middle of nowhere has been keeping a secret. And we’re off to find out what it is and how it can change Africa. South Africa has one of the highest internet penetration rates on the continent. But despite that, people who live in remote places like this say they don’t use the Internet. Two […]

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Meet the kids who grew up in Chinese takeaways – BBC Stories

Meet the kids who grew up in Chinese takeaways – BBC Stories

Where there are Chinese people in the world, you’ll probably find a takeaway. In the 1950s, immigrants from Hong Kong and the New Territories came to the UK to start a new life. By the 1970s, Chinese takeaways were big business, with one in every town. That’s because families moved to avoid competition. Which meant […]

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The US abortion battle explained in three minutes – BBC News

The US abortion battle explained in three minutes – BBC News

Whose bodies? Ours! This bill does a really good job of protecting the most vulnerable members of our human family. We’re going to be shouting from the rooftops that abortion is still safe, legal and accessible. Abortion is back on the agenda in America – and it’s got both sides energised. In May, Alabama approved […]

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Samsung’s new shape-shifting TVs revealed – BBC News

Samsung’s new shape-shifting TVs revealed – BBC News

this massive 75 inch TV behind me is impressive not because it’s so big but because it’s so small it’s made of micro LEDs millions of individual pixels all emitting their own light and it’s the first time Samsung has been able to make them small enough and close enough together to make a TV […]

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Dalai Lama: Trump has ‘lack of moral principle’ – BBC News

Dalai Lama: Trump has ‘lack of moral principle’ – BBC News

Lack of moral principle. Keep Europe for Europeans. If female Dalai Lama comes, then she should be more attractive. His emotions also, little bit… too complicated. What do you mean by that? What do you think of him in office? One day he says something, another day he says something, but I think [there’s a] […]

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