International News

Murder probe after injured OAP dies

BBC - Tue, 2014-07-29 03:48
An 85-year-old woman, Eleanor Whitelaw, who was found seriously injured in her Edinburgh home, dies two weeks later.

Bankers should 'swear ethics oath'

BBC - Tue, 2014-07-29 03:40
An oath for bankers should be introduced to raise accountability and standards in banking, says a think tank.

Diesels face £10 pollution charge

BBC - Tue, 2014-07-29 03:40
Plans to charge drivers of diesel cars about £10 to drive into central London to tackle high levels of air pollution, are being considered.

Lorry driver denies road rage murder

BBC - Tue, 2014-07-29 03:34
A lorry driver accused of using his vehicle to drive over and murder another motorist denies being a "bully" behind the wheel of his truck.

BP warns of Russia sanctions risk

BBC - Tue, 2014-07-29 03:29
Oil giant BP reports a rise in second quarter profits to $3.2bn (£1.9bn), but warns that further economic sanctions against Russia could affect its business.

Gold medallist fails drugs test

BBC - Tue, 2014-07-29 03:19
Weightlifting gold medallist Chika Amalaha of Nigeria is provisionally suspended from Commonwealth Games for failing a drugs test.

VIDEO: Calls for clarity over 'revenge porn' law

BBC - Tue, 2014-07-29 03:18
Calls to create a new criminal offence of "revenge porn" have been rejected by a House of Lords committee.

AUDIO: Band hoped Watkins abuse a 'mistake'

BBC - Tue, 2014-07-29 03:13
Former members of Lostprophets have talked at their "shock" at finding out singer Ian Watkins was a paedophile.

VIDEO: Cameron on tightening migrant benefits

BBC - Tue, 2014-07-29 03:05
David Cameron has announced plans to cut the amount of time EU migrants without realistic job prospects can claim benefits in the UK.

VIDEO: Fire rages at Libya fuel depot

BBC - Tue, 2014-07-29 02:59
Italy has offered to help extinguish a huge blaze that has engulfed the biggest fuel depot in the Libyan capital

La Liga 'wants all of world's best'

BBC - Tue, 2014-07-29 02:48
The president of La Liga wants to attract the world's best players to Spain and rival the financial power of the Premier League.

Kosovo ex-rebels 'should face trial'

BBC - Tue, 2014-07-29 02:45
An EU war crimes prosecutor accuses ex-Kosovo Liberation Army (KLA) commanders of grave offences in the 1999 war against Serbia.

Anderson 'stellar' in Streetcar

BBC - Tue, 2014-07-29 02:36
Critics say Gillian Anderson gives the performance of her career in A Streetcar Named Desire at London's Young Vic.

Refunds after Games travel problems

BBC - Tue, 2014-07-29 02:35
People who missed Commonwealth Games events due to transport problems in and around Glasgow at the weekend are told they can apply for refunds.

Turner out as Rutherford makes final

BBC - Tue, 2014-07-29 02:30
Defending champion Andy Turner crashes out of the 110m hurdles as Olympic title holder Greg Rutherford makes the long jump final.

Royals enjoy Commonwealth Games

BBC - Tue, 2014-07-29 02:27
Duke and Duchess of Cambridge and Prince Harry enjoy Games

VIDEO: Justin Bieber wins charity award

BBC - Tue, 2014-07-29 02:09
Justin Bieber won an award for his work with Make-A-Wish Foundation at the 2014 Young Hollywood Awards on Sunday night.

VIDEO: Making money out of social media

BBC - Tue, 2014-07-29 01:59
Samira Hussain reports from New York on the opportunities opened up by technology that did not even exist a few years ago.

Gherkin skyscraper put up for sale

BBC - Tue, 2014-07-29 01:56
London's Gherkin skyscraper is put up for sale, with interest expected from Chinese, other Asian, and US buyers.

New student loan model discussed

BBC - Tue, 2014-07-29 01:55
Ministers and officials have been researching an idea that could bring major changes to England's student loan system, BBC Newsnight learns.
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