International News

Bend It Like Beckham set for stage

BBC - 2 hours 50 min ago
A musical version of the hit 2002 British comedy film Bend It Like Beckham is to open in the West End next year.

'Murdered' man ambulance delay probe

BBC - 2 hours 56 min ago
Delays in getting an ambulance to an alleged murder victim in Wrexham are being investigated by the Welsh Ambulance Service.

Vision for Prestwick Airport growth

BBC - 2 hours 57 min ago
A long-term vision is set out for Prestwick Airport - a year after it was taken into public ownership amid fears it could close.

Police boss in gross misconduct probe

BBC - 2 hours 58 min ago
A police chief will face an internal charge of gross misconduct after an allegation of inappropriate behaviour towards women.

Deadly blast at Nigeria bus station

BBC - 3 hours 31 sec ago
At least eight people die in an explosion at a major bus station in Gombe state in north-eastern Nigeria, witnesses tell the BBC.

ChildLine seeing more suicidal children

BBC - 3 hours 1 min ago
More children who have talked about killing themselves are contacting ChildLine for help, the counselling service says.

Double contest for Scottish Labour

BBC - 3 hours 16 min ago
The Scottish Labour party is now seeking both a new leader and a new deputy leader following the resignation of Anas Sarwar.

VIDEO: What happened to Remploy workers?

BBC - 3 hours 22 min ago
A year after the last Remploy factory closed, Nikki Fox looks at what has happened to former workers - and what options are available to them

Russia raises interest rates to 9.5%

BBC - 3 hours 25 min ago
Russia's central bank raises interest rates to 9.5% from 8%, a much bigger rise than expected, as it seeks to combat inflation.

Millions hit in Drupal hack attack

BBC - 3 hours 27 min ago
Software firm Drupal warns millions to "assume" they have been hacked if they have not applied a patch for a recently discovered bug.

Mass graves found in western Iraq

BBC - 3 hours 28 min ago
Scores of bodies of Sunni Muslim tribesmen apparently killed by Islamic State militants are found in mass graves in western Iraq.

Two men killed as car hits tree

BBC - 3 hours 32 min ago
Two men die after their car hit a tree near Wrexham on Thursday night.

Terror sentences 'were justified'

BBC - 3 hours 41 min ago
Three men who challenged their special extended sentences for preparing terrorism offences lose their appeals.

Sex killer loses whole-life appeal

BBC - 3 hours 44 min ago
A man who killed a girl by hanging her at his parents' house has a bid to have his whole-life sentence overturned rejected by the Court of Appeal.

French town bans clowns after scares

BBC - 3 hours 50 min ago
A mayor in the south of France bans clown disguises for a month, starting on Halloween, after several violent incidents involving teenagers dressed as clowns.

Count begins in commissioner vote

BBC - 3 hours 53 min ago
Counting begins in the election of a new Police and Crime Commissioner for South Yorkshire, following the resignation of Shaun Wright.

Blurred Lines dispute to go to trial

BBC - 4 hours 15 min ago
A US judge rules the long-running dispute between Marvin Gaye's family, Robin Thicke and Pharrell Williams over claims of plagiarism should go to trial.

US police killing suspect captured

BBC - 4 hours 31 min ago
A US man who has eluded police in the forests of Pennsylvania for seven weeks after the fatal shooting of a police officer has been found.

AUDIO: 'Don't praise struggling pupils'

BBC - 4 hours 31 min ago
Popular teaching practices "harmful to students' learning".

Cuts 'will undo' apprenticeship work

BBC - 4 hours 33 min ago
The main body providing apprenticeships in Wales is warning that budget cuts by the Welsh government will have a "massively de-stabilising effect" on such programmes.
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