International News

VIDEO: Defence Committee

BBC - Tue, 2014-12-16 08:56
MPs heard evidence on decision-making in defence policy.

Scots confirm Northern Ireland date

BBC - Tue, 2014-12-16 08:55
Scotland will host Northern Ireland in an international friendly at Hampden on 25 March, the Scottish FA confirms.

MP Joyce charged over shop incident

BBC - Tue, 2014-12-16 08:49
Falkirk MP Eric Joyce is charged with assault and criminal damage over an incident at a shop in Camden earlier this year.

Displaced Nigerians 'may not vote'

BBC - Tue, 2014-12-16 08:26
At least 1.5 million Nigerians displaced by the Islamist insurgency may not be able to vote in elections if the law is not changed, an official tells the BBC.

PM: People 'fed up' with wind farms

BBC - Tue, 2014-12-16 08:22
People are "fed up" with onshore wind farms being built, and "enough is enough", Prime Minister David Cameron tells MPs.

Experts race to save white rhino

BBC - Tue, 2014-12-16 08:12
An international team of experts is engaged in a last ditch effort to save the northern white rhino from extinction.

No charges over pool death of girl, 3

BBC - Tue, 2014-12-16 07:55
No criminal charges will be brought over the death of a three-year-old girl who drowned in a hotel swimming pool in Lancashire.

Children die in Yemen bomb attacks

BBC - Tue, 2014-12-16 07:55
At least 25 people, among them 15 children, have been killed in twin car bomb attack in the central Yemeni province of Bayda, reports say.

Ex-DJ Denning jailed for sex abuse

BBC - Tue, 2014-12-16 07:53
Former BBC DJ Chris Denning is jailed for 13 years for sexually abusing boys in the 1960s, 70s and 80s.

Berdych appoints Murray's ex-coach

BBC - Tue, 2014-12-16 07:45
Andy Murray's former coach, Dani Vallverdu, is named as world number seven Tomas Berdych's new coach.

VIDEO: Testing out paying by gloves

BBC - Tue, 2014-12-16 07:38
The first contactless payment gloves are being trialled in stores in the run up to Christmas - Rory Cellan-Jones put them to the test.

US version of Broadchurch cancelled

BBC - Tue, 2014-12-16 07:06
The US take on ITV hit drama Broadchurch, starring David Tennant, will not return for a second series.

Flu jabs needed after outbreak

BBC - Tue, 2014-12-16 06:55
NHS staff and at-risk people are urged to immediately get flu jabs after an outbreak of the diseases in communities and hospitals across south Wales.

Heavy rain may bring local flooding

BBC - Tue, 2014-12-16 06:47
A warning is issued for heavy rain to hit parts of Wales from Tuesday night through to Wednesday.

VIDEO: WWI Hartlepool bombardment recalled

BBC - Tue, 2014-12-16 06:45
People have been paying tribute to those killed during the German bombardment of Hartlepool 100 years ago - the first attack on British soil of World War I.

Quantum thinking: Cats to computers

BBC - Tue, 2014-12-16 06:44
An interactive journey through quantum theory

Laundrette killer gets 16-year term

BBC - Tue, 2014-12-16 06:42
A 52-year-old County Londonderry man found guilty of murdering his ex-girlfriend has been sentenced to 16 years in jail.

Jeb Bush to explore White House bid

BBC - Tue, 2014-12-16 06:41
Ex-Florida governor Jeb Bush, brother and son of US presidents, takes a step towards a run on the White House in 2016.

Calculate your inflation rate

BBC - Tue, 2014-12-16 06:34
The BBC's new inflation calculator will work out how much prices are rising for households like yours.

What is an English law?

BBC - Tue, 2014-12-16 06:33
How do we define an English law, when so much legislation has a knock-on effect for other parts of the UK population?

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