International News

Canada 'not intimidated' by attacks

BBC - 38 min 20 sec ago
Canada "will never be intimidated", PM Stephen Harper says after two deadly attacks - including one that ends in a shootout inside parliament.

VIDEO: Is Asian philanthropy on the rise?

BBC - 38 min 40 sec ago
As the ranks of Asia's wealthy have swelled, philanthropic giving has increased. Rico Hizon speaks to Christina Tung from UBS about the future of giving in Asia.

NHS 'revamp' and Canada attacks - the papers

BBC - 49 min 33 sec ago
Many of Thursday's papers analyse plans to overhaul the NHS in England, and the money it will cost, as well as reporting the gun attacks in the Canadian capital.

Soldier killed in Canada shootings

BBC - 4 hours 4 min ago
A huge security operation is under way in Canada's capital Ottawa after a gunman killed a soldier at a war memorial and shots were fired in the parliament building.

Disabled students: Fran goes to university

BBC - 4 hours 7 min ago
Getting to university after spinal surgery

Do people know where their chicken comes from?

BBC - 4 hours 11 min ago
Do you care where your chicken comes from?

'Anti-extremism' school code shelved

BBC - 4 hours 19 min ago
The Department for Education has shelved plans for a code of practice for some religious schools which operate outside of mainstream education, the BBC learns.

Pre-Python TV episodes rediscovered

BBC - 4 hours 28 min ago
Two episodes of 1960s TV comedy At Last The 1948 Show, which starred John Cleese and Graham Chapman before they formed Monty Python, are found.

Tate boss Serota tops art power list

BBC - 4 hours 29 min ago
Tate director Sir Nicholas Serota is named the most powerful figure in the art world.

Graduates 'pay fees to universities'

BBC - 4 hours 40 min ago
Graduates should pay their university a proportion of their future earnings rather than taking out loans, a report by a free-market think tank suggests.

Chimps filmed in 'daring' food raids

BBC - 4 hours 42 min ago
Wild chimps carry out night-time crop raids, footage reveals, suggesting the animals are being pushed into risky foraging behaviour.

Mystery of giant arm dinosaur solved

BBC - 4 hours 44 min ago
Two dinosaur skeletons have been unearthed in Mongolia, solving a mystery that has baffled palaeontologists for 50 years.

US seniors face student loan debt

BBC - 4 hours 46 min ago
Some US seniors are still paying off student loans

Nirvana: 25 years since first UK gig

BBC - 4 hours 50 min ago
Fans recall Nirvana's first UK gig 25 years on

Police killer Roberts to be freed

BBC - 4 hours 51 min ago
Police killer Harry Roberts is to be released from prison after more than 45 years, after a decision by the Parole Board.

VIDEO: Oscar buzz for Michael 'Birdman' Keaton

BBC - 5 hours 7 min ago
Critics are already hailing Michael Keaton's latest film Birdman a success, with many tipping it for an Oscar as Talking Movies' Tom Brook reports.

Photos captures beauty of Greenland

BBC - 5 hours 10 min ago
Australian photographer explores Greenland's vast ice sheet

Lloyds expected to cut 9,000 jobs

BBC - 5 hours 11 min ago
Lloyds Banking Group is planning to cut around 9,000 jobs - around a tenth of its entire workforce - over the next three years, the BBC understands.

Reclaiming the swastika

BBC - 5 hours 12 min ago
How the world loved the swastika - until Hitler stole it

Fears over city drone flight dangers

BBC - 5 hours 19 min ago
Drones which could seriously injure or kill are being flown over cities and towns across England, despite laws designed to protect the public.
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