International News

Serena in heaviest loss for 16 years

BBC - Wed, 2014-10-22 06:19
World number one Serena Williams is beaten by Simona Halep at the WTA Finals in her heaviest defeat for 16 years.

Boy admits killing teen over bike

BBC - Wed, 2014-10-22 05:57
A 16-year-old boy pleads guilty in court to murdering another boy in Brixton over the sale of a £90 bicycle.

Addict kills days after prison exit

BBC - Wed, 2014-10-22 05:57
A heroin addict is found guilty of murdering a man just five days after coming out of jail and using his money for a drug deal.

Boeing raises annual profit forecast

BBC - Wed, 2014-10-22 05:51
Aerospace giant Boeing has raised its forecast for profits this year and says it has a record backlog of orders.

'Appalling' treatment of shot Scot

BBC - Wed, 2014-10-22 05:49
The Prime Minister has stepped into the row over an Edinburgh father sentenced to death in Pakistan for blasphemy.

Devolve to make us richer?

BBC - Wed, 2014-10-22 05:33
Would we all be richer if more financial and fiscal powers were transferred from Westminster to big cities, asks Robert Peston?

AUDIO: Neil Morrissey on his very 'wet' role

BBC - Wed, 2014-10-22 05:22
Neil Morrissey talks about the set of new West End comedy Neville's Island which is set on a rain-soaked island in the Lake District

Farmer admits £1m forged will role

BBC - Wed, 2014-10-22 05:13
A south Armagh farmer who tried to use a forged will to inherit most of a £1m estate from an elderly woman will find out on Friday if he will be jailed.

VIDEO: Loose Women airs last Bellingham show

BBC - Wed, 2014-10-22 04:58
ITV's Loose Women broadcasts a final interview with Lynda Bellingham, recorded earlier this month.

Woman held over 'Syria terror plot'

BBC - Wed, 2014-10-22 04:57
A woman is arrested in Bedfordshire on suspicion of preparation of terrorist acts related to Syria, Scotland Yard says.

Miliband 'terrified' of NHS failure

BBC - Wed, 2014-10-22 04:56
David Cameron says Ed Miliband is "totally terrified" of Labour's Welsh NHS "failure" while the Labour leader accuses him of "smearing the NHS in Wales".

Protest group ends Islamabad sit-in

BBC - Wed, 2014-10-22 04:47
Supporters of a leading anti-government cleric in Pakistan end a two-month protest in the capital Islamabad against PM Nawaz Sharif, but others remain.

VIDEO: 'Dean abused me in childhood'

BBC - Wed, 2014-10-22 04:45
A man who was abused by the late Dean of Manchester speaks about his childhood ordeal, as an inquiry criticises the Church of England's handling of allegations of sexual abuse.

Microsoft to phase out Nokia name

BBC - Wed, 2014-10-22 04:44
Microsoft is ditching the Nokia brand name from new devices, less than a year after acquiring the Finnish mobile firm.

Froome may skip 2015 Tour de France

BBC - Wed, 2014-10-22 04:41
Britain's Chris Froome has revealed he may not compete in the 2015 Tour de France as the route is unveiled.

Sweden could use force in sub hunt

BBC - Wed, 2014-10-22 04:39
Sweden could use weapons in the search for a suspected foreign submarine near the capital Stockholm, a senior naval official tells the BBC.

Bellingham's last TV interview aired

BBC - Wed, 2014-10-22 04:37
Actress Lynda Bellingham had shared her hopes for a final Christmas in a special edition of Loose Women.

US appoints Gary Hart as NI envoy

BBC - Wed, 2014-10-22 04:30
US Secretary of State John Kerry sends former senator Gary Hart to act as his envoy at the multi-party political talks at Stormont.

Remembering Ben Bradlee

BBC - Wed, 2014-10-22 04:26
Remembering the swashbuckling Watergate editor Ben Bradlee

VIDEO: PM challenged on girl's hospital letter

BBC - Wed, 2014-10-22 04:25
A letter written by a 10-year-old girl to David Cameron about the West Cumberland Hospital is raised at PMQs.
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