Channels
CHANNEL 4 4SEVEN E4 MORE4 FILM4 4MUSIC 4oD
article 21 October 2014 World, Sierra Leone
Adate, aged 10 - orphaned by Ebola, abandoned by neighbours
News
Tom Clarke by

Adate, a young boy from Freetown, Sierra Leone, has lost his mother, his father and his sister to Ebola in the past week. Now neighbours shun him, fearing he also carries the virus.

article 21 October 2014 World, South Africa
Pistorius gets five years - but may serve less than one
News

Oscar Pistorius is given five years in prison in a sentence the judge hoped was "fair and just both to society and the accused". But legal experts say he may serve just 10 or 20 months in jail.

Show:

video 21 October 2014 Culture

Please wait while this video loads. If it doesn't load after a few seconds you may need to have Adobe Flash installed.

'Don't thank me, I've done nothing for you' - Richard Ayaode

Actor and director Richard Ayaode is famously shy. So shy, that when he wrote his latest book, he interviewed himself. He talks to Channel 4 News about why he's so uncomfortable with interviews.

video 21 October 2014 Syria

Please wait while this video loads. If it doesn't load after a few seconds you may need to have Adobe Flash installed.

The battle for Aleppo - video

International Editor Lindsey Hilsum is given a tour around Aleppo, Syria. Some areas are still in the hands of the Free Syrian Army, but they are squeezed between IS militants and the Syrian regime.

video 21 October 2014 UK

Please wait while this video loads. If it doesn't load after a few seconds you may need to have Adobe Flash installed.

Does everyone dream of walking again? - video

TV presenter Sophie Morgan and Metropolitan Police Detective Inspector Paula Craig, both wheelchair users, discuss the medical breakthrough on paralysis.

video 21 October 2014 World, Russia

Please wait while this video loads. If it doesn't load after a few seconds you may need to have Adobe Flash installed.

Is Russia's Valeriya a Kremlin cheerleader? - video

For Russian pop star Valeriya, tonight's London concert is a dream come true. But critics want to ban her because she supports Vladimir Putin's anti-gay legislation and his annexation of Crimea.

article 21 October 2014 UK
News
Do the media talk down to teenagers over drugs?

As a study suggests teenage cannabis users risk "impairing" their educational ability, a leading researcher claims young people are being let down by media reporting on the dangers of drugs.

post 21 October 2014
Read more on FactCheck FactCheck: the truth about immigration

Immigration will be a key battleground in the run-up to the election. How much do you really know?

video 21 October 2014 UK, Germany

Please wait while this video loads. If it doesn't load after a few seconds you may need to have Adobe Flash installed.

The Mogg - a 'pale ale Nigel Farage' - in Germany

Tory MP Jacob Rees-Mogg visits Oktoberfest "to see whether drinking beer fuels Euroscepticism". A German in national dress says he looks weird in his tweed jacket. Will there be a meeting of minds?

post 21 October 2014
Read more from Alex Thomson on his blog A paralysed man walks again

Today's news of a breakthrough in the treatment of spinal cord injury is for all those suffering from paralysis - as well as those who say the news is always depressing.

post 21 October 2014
Read more on Michael's blog Judges could overturn a Tory victory in Rochester, lawyers say

Two of Britain's top election lawyers say the primary the Tories are holding to pick their candidate for the Rochester by-election could open the result to a legal challenge.

video 21 October 2014 UK, Germany

Please wait while this video loads. If it doesn't load after a few seconds you may need to have Adobe Flash installed.

The Mogg, the EU and the Munich beer festival - video

Should Britain stay in the EU? Conservative MP Jacob Rees-Mogg heads down to Munich to canvas opinion from revellers at the Oktoberfest.

article 21 October 2014 World, South Africa
Oscar Pistorius outside court
Oscar Pistorius sentenced - latest updates

Oscar Pistorius is sentenced to five years in prison for the culpable homicide (manslaughter) of his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp.

video 20 October 2014 World, Sierra Leone

Please wait while this video loads. If it doesn't load after a few seconds you may need to have Adobe Flash installed.

Burying the Ebola dead in Sierra Leone - video

There is no panic: but the word 'Ebola' is everywhere - Channel 4 News Science Editor Tom Clarke reports from Sierra Leone in the heart of Ebola zone.

video 20 October 2014 Politics

Please wait while this video loads. If it doesn't load after a few seconds you may need to have Adobe Flash installed.

'It's easy to blame Europe for everything' - video

Conservative eurosceptic MP Bernard Jenkin and Dutch MEP Sophie In't Veld discuss the pros and cons of European Union migration.

video 20 October 2014 World

Please wait while this video loads. If it doesn't load after a few seconds you may need to have Adobe Flash installed.

'This is a generation of doctors you won't get back' - video

Dr Louisa Baxter, who has worked with Ebola victims in Liberia and Sierra Leone for Save the Children, tells Channel 4 News about her work there.

post 20 October 2014
Read more on Liam's blog Ex-Hurricane Gonzalo: prepare for winds of up to 80mph

The remnants of Hurricane Gonzalo will hit the UK during Monday night into Tuesday, bringing severe gales of up to 80mph for some places.

video 20 October 2014 Politics

Please wait while this video loads. If it doesn't load after a few seconds you may need to have Adobe Flash installed.

Why do Brits have concerns about EU migrants?

David Cameron has hit back over warnings about his plans to curb migration to the UK, saying: "the British people are my only boss." But what concerns do British people have about EU migration?

video 20 October 2014

Please wait while this video loads. If it doesn't load after a few seconds you may need to have Adobe Flash installed.

'We are working frantically on Ebola' - Liberian ambassador

Liberia's ambassador to the UK tells Channel 4 News his country is making progress on Ebola and "we should not panic".

Channel 4 News

13 HOURS AGO
15 HOURS AGO
18 HOURS AGO

18 HOURS AGO

"Oscar will embrace this opportunity to pay back to society."

Arnold Pistorius on the five-year jail sentence handed down to his nephew for the culpable homicide of Reeva Steenkamp.

18 HOURS AGO
22 HOURS AGO
1 DAY AGO

Science Editor Tom Clarke reports from Sierra Leone on burying the Ebola dead

1 DAY AGO
1 DAY AGO
1 DAY AGO
1 DAY AGO
1 DAY AGO