World News Headlines for Kids
From BBC News
- Big website suffers from 'Heartbleed'
- A major UK website has had data stolen by hackers taking advantage of the 'Heartbleed' bug. But what is it and why is it a big deal?
- Duke and Duchess arrive in Australia
- The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge, along with Prince George, have arrived in Australia for the second part of their tour down under.
- More UK beaches than ever classed as 'excellent'
- A record number of beaches in the UK have 'excellent' water quality, according to the Marine Conservation Society. But how do they find out how clean the water is at your local beach?
- Glow in the dark road markings
- Glow in the dark road markings have been unveiled on a highway in the Netherlands.
- Obama asks Putin to help stop Ukraine protests
- American leader Barack Obama has phoned Russian president Vladimir Putin to urge him to help stop protesters in eastern Ukraine.
- Watch: Royals visit Christchurch
- The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge have visited the city hit by an earthquake in 2011, on the eighth day of their royal tour of New Zealand.
- VIDEO: Watch: Unusual punishment for US 'bully'
- A judge in the US has ordered a man to appear in public holding a sign that reads: "I am a bully" as a punishment.
- Thousands flee forest fire in Chile
- A large forest fire has destroyed more than 150 homes in the Chilean port city of Valparaiso, forcing thousands to flee.
- Watch: Meet Young Citizen Award winner Harvey
- The Rotary Young Citizen Awards 2014 have taken place - young amputee athlete Harvey talks about the honour.
- Pictures: The Royal tour so far
- As the Royals tour New Zealand & Australia - take a look at their time in pictures!
- 'Room for improvement' at PMQs
- The Speaker of the House of Commons tells Newsround there's "room for improvement" in the way Prime Minister's Questions are done.
- Pictures: Amazing solar-powered things
- A solar plane that will try to fly around the world has been unveiled, so we take a look at some other amazing things that can run on energy from the Sun.
- VIDEO: Solar plane aims to fly the world
- A solar plane built for an ambitious mission to fly around the world powered only by the Sun has been unveiled.
- VIDEO: Kids send balloon to 'edge of space'
- Pupils from a school in Leighton Buzzard have made a weather balloon and successfully sent it to the 'edge of space'.
- VIDEO: NR viewers mentioned in parliament
- The Speaker of the House of Commons mentioned Newsround viewers in today's Prime Minister's Questions.
- Surviving the Typhoon
- Leah's been to the Philippines to find out how children there are coping following one of the most powerful storms ever, Typhoon Haiyan.
- Pictures: The children affected by Typhoon Haiyan
- Newsround presenter Leah has visited the Philippines to meet children affected by Typhoon Haiyan and see how they are rebuilding their lives.
- VIDEO: Leah takes a tour around HMS Daring
- Leah takes a look around HMS Daring, the Royal Navy ship posted to the Philippines to help the islands in the aftermath of Typhoon Haiyan.
- VIDEO: Giant vending machine for villagers
- In some rural areas you can be a long way from your local store so one inventor has tried to solve that problem, with a giant vending machine.
- Watch Newsround
- Watch the latest update from Newsround, CBBC's news programme for children.
- Guide: How deep missing plane could be
- Teams searching for the missing plane MH370 are to use a special robotic submarine to search areas of the bottom of the Southern Indian Ocean - because it's so far down.
- Quiz: Quiz of the week
- How much can you remember about last weeks biggest news stories? Find out with Newsround's quiz of the week!
- Watch: The week's weirdest news stories
- Newsround takes a look at the top three weirdest news stories of the week!
- Guide: What's happening in Ukraine?
- Read Newsround's guide to the crisis going on in Ukraine in eastern Europe.
- Guide: Who is the House of Commons Speaker?
- Read Newsround's guide to the Speaker of the House of Commons - about their role, how they're chosen and the history of the job.
- Guide: How do you search for a black box?
- What is a black box, and how rescue teams are looking for the ones belonging to Flight MH370.
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