International News

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.

Nasa shares free sounds from space

BBC - Wed, 2014-10-22 04:23
The US space agency uploads a free library of audio files, including astronaut voices.

VIDEO: Training for safe Ebola burials

BBC - Wed, 2014-10-22 04:14
As the Ebola outbreak claims 20 lives a day in Sierra Leone, the BBC's Tulip Mazumdar reports from the capital Freetown on how volunteers are being trained to carry out safe burials.

Man thrown out of Commons at PMQs

BBC - Wed, 2014-10-22 04:06
A man is thrown out of the public gallery in the House of Commons after a disturbance during Prime Minister's Questions.

VIDEO: Clashes on English and Welsh NHS

BBC - Wed, 2014-10-22 04:04
David Cameron and Ed Miliband accuse each other of not answering questions as they clash over NHS services.

GPs to get £55 for dementia diagnoses

BBC - Wed, 2014-10-22 04:03
Doctors in England will be paid £55 every time they diagnose dementia, health chiefs say, but the scheme is criticised by a patients' group.

Kruis among uncapped England trio

BBC - Wed, 2014-10-22 04:00
England call up three uncapped players for the autumn internationals in Semesa Rokoduguni, George Kruis and Calum Clark.

Total plane crash driver 'got lost'

BBC - Wed, 2014-10-22 03:57
A snowplough driver at a Moscow airport says he lost his bearings before a collision with a plane that killed Total oil boss Christophe de Margerie.

Homebase accelerates store closures

BBC - Wed, 2014-10-22 03:50
Home Retail Group says that store closures at Homebase will be accelerated, with the number of outlets cut by 25% by 2019.
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