International News

'Inconsistency' in air duty refunds

BBC - Fri, 2015-04-24 17:18
Parents due partial refunds on their children's air tickets face a variety of ways to claim the money.

Six compete for Museum of the Year

BBC - Fri, 2015-04-24 17:12
Six UK museums, including London's Imperial War Museum and Belfast's The MAC are competing for the title of Museum of the Year 2015.

Justice for historical crimes

BBC - Fri, 2015-04-24 16:01
The trial of Oskar Groening raises the question of whether it is always necessary and right to prosecute such crimes after so many years.

The faith forgotten in its hometown

BBC - Fri, 2015-04-24 15:48
The forgotten birthplace of a president's religion

The migrants who took over a Sicilian palace

BBC - Fri, 2015-04-24 15:40
The African migrants who made a Sicilian palace their home

Scots role at Gallipoli remembered

BBC - Fri, 2015-04-24 15:38
A commemorative service is being held in Edinburgh to mark the 100th anniversary of the Gallipoli landings during World War One.

'We print people': The world of 3D portraiture

BBC - Fri, 2015-04-24 15:31
An up-close encounter with the new mini you

Hastings fishermen seek 'fair share'

BBC - Fri, 2015-04-24 15:23
In the tightly contested seat of Hastings and Rye, it is the topic of fishing quotas that has become a key election issue

Gallipoli marks centenary Anzac day

BBC - Fri, 2015-04-24 15:18
Australia and New Zealand prepare for ceremonies in Turkey in honour of soldiers who fought at Gallipoli 100 years ago.

Labour attacks NHS 'private care'

BBC - Fri, 2015-04-24 15:11
Leading English hospitals saw income from private patients rise by more than half since 2010, Labour has claimed.

Clegg: No SNP 'life support' deal

BBC - Fri, 2015-04-24 15:10
Liberal Democrat leader Nick Clegg says he would not join a government dependent on "life support" from the SNP after the general election.

Getting aid to a war zone in a swarm of drones

BBC - Fri, 2015-04-24 15:05
The plan to get aid to Syria in a swarm of drones

Farage back woes and HSBC quit threat

BBC - Fri, 2015-04-24 15:03
The UKIP leader's revelation that he is seeking hospital treatment for a back condition and HSBC's threat to quit the UK attract headlines.

VIDEO: Holding fish and other election news

BBC - Fri, 2015-04-24 15:03
BBC News rounds up the fourth week of election campaigning.

Farage reveals hospital treatment

BBC - Fri, 2015-04-24 15:03
UKIP leader Nigel Farage admits to being "in a great deal of pain" at the start of the general election campaign.

Hamilton tops UK sport rich list

BBC - Fri, 2015-04-24 15:01
Lewis Hamilton is the richest sportsman in Britain with earnings of £88m, as Wayne Rooney moves into second on £72m.

'Paula got people off their bums'

BBC - Fri, 2015-04-24 15:00
In his BBC Sport column, Steve Cram says Paula Radcliffe inspired millions and deserves a grand London Marathon send-off.

VIDEO: 'My son told me to use social media'

BBC - Fri, 2015-04-24 14:25
Nasa astronaut Chris Hadfield talks about using social media in space, including recording "Space Oddity" and taking photos at 8kms a second

Yemen ex-leader appeals for calm

BBC - Fri, 2015-04-24 14:17
Yemen's former president calls on his Houthi rebel allies to withdraw from territory they have seized in return for a halt to Saudi air strikes.

'Twin' tumour found in woman's head

BBC - Fri, 2015-04-24 14:17
California doctors have removed what they call an embryologic twin living deep inside the brain of a student who had health problems.