International News

Auschwitz anniversary: The survivor who brought the Holocaust to life

BBC - 5 hours 37 min ago
How a young survivor's drawings helped bring the Holocaust to life

When to hang up the tennis racquet?

BBC - 5 hours 40 min ago
Finding a new job after hanging up the tennis racquet

Where next for the eurozone?

BBC - 5 hours 42 min ago
Syriza's election victory in Greece raises some difficult questions for the other countries using the currency and for the European institutions.

Still thirsty after Malawi's flood

BBC - 5 hours 42 min ago
Water everywhere in Malawi and not a drop to drink

VIDEO: Auschwitz survivor's search for twin

BBC - 5 hours 42 min ago
Menachem Bodner is one of many Holocaust survivors searching for relatives 70 years on.

Crime victims let down, says review

BBC - 5 hours 43 min ago
Victims of crime in England and Wales are still being let down by the justice system, says an independent review by Victims' Commissioner Baroness Newlove.

The woman who swapped home for a hut near Chechnya

BBC - 5 hours 43 min ago
The woman who left Germany for a gorge on the Chechen border

How to build world's tallest lift

BBC - 5 hours 46 min ago
How to build the world's tallest lift

Biggest hospital to be handed over

BBC - 5 hours 46 min ago
Scotland's largest hospital is due to be officially handed over to NHS Greater Glasgow and Clyde.

Families hit by cuts report says

BBC - 5 hours 46 min ago
Families with young children and poorer households have been worst affected by government changes to tax and benefits, according to a new report.

UK minister makes Taiwan watch gaffe

BBC - 5 hours 50 min ago
A UK government minister apologies after giving a watch to the mayor of Taipei, not realising it was a taboo act in Chinese culture.

VIDEO: Aftermath of fatal fighter jet crash

BBC - 5 hours 56 min ago
Ten people have been killed and 13 injured at a military base in Spain, when a Greek fighter jet lost power and crashed into other aircraft parked on the ground.

VIDEO: Ukraine civilians 'caught in firing line'

BBC - 6 hours 2 min ago
NATO has dismissed as "nonsense" claims by Vladimir Putin that NATO soldiers are fighting alongside Ukrainian government troops in Eastern Ukraine.

VIDEO: Auschwitz survivors reunited 70 years on

BBC - 6 hours 18 min ago
Survivors have returned to Auschwitz to remember those lost and to be reunited with fellow captives, 70 years after the camp was liberated.

Russia's credit rating cut to junk

BBC - 6 hours 35 min ago
Russia's credit rating is cut to junk by US ratings agency Standard and Poor's for the first time in a decade.

Court bans child being named Nutella

BBC - 6 hours 48 min ago
A French court stops parents from naming their baby girl Nutella after the hazelnut spread, ruling that it would make her the target of derision.

Ex-CIA officer leaked Iran plan

BBC - 6 hours 59 min ago
A former CIA officer has been convicted of leaking classified details of a US operation against Iran to a New York Times reporter.

Microsoft quarterly profits fall

BBC - 7 hours 21 min ago
Microsoft reports falling profits but sales were helped by strong Xbox sales over the holiday season.

Relief for Tunisia & DR Congo bosses

BBC - 7 hours 21 min ago
DR Congo coach Florent Ibenge and Tunisia counterpart Georges Leekens admit qualifying for the last eight has been tough.

Gordon Corera: Will Litvinenko inquiry find answers?

BBC - 7 hours 39 min ago
Gordon Corera looks back over the case of Alexander Litvinenko as the public inquiry begins.