International News

Women injured as car hits bus stop

BBC - Fri, 2014-08-29 12:59
Two women are taken to hospital after driver loses control of his car and crashes into a bus stop in Glasgow.

Senegal confirms first Ebola case

BBC - Fri, 2014-08-29 12:28
Senegal's health ministry confirms a first case of Ebola, making it the fifth West African country now affected by the outbreak.

VIDEO: Dahl: Charlie chapters discovered

BBC - Fri, 2014-08-29 12:26
The discovery of new unpublished chapters reveals author Roald Dahl planned to include more children in his classic children's book Charlie and the Chocolate Factory but dropped them from the final version.

VIDEO: Kurdish father's grief at son's death

BBC - Fri, 2014-08-29 12:05
In a camp for Yazidi refugees, near what was the Iraqi-Syrian border, the father who had to abandon his disabled child has learned that his son has died.

VIDEO: Private's medals given to museum

BBC - Fri, 2014-08-29 12:04
A Somerset museum has been given three World War One medals, 100 years to the day after the soldier who earned them was killed in action.

'Players should follow Cole abroad'

BBC - Fri, 2014-08-29 11:38
Why home-based talent should follow Ashley Cole's lead and play abroad earlier in their footballing career.

Cocaine smuggling plotters jailed

BBC - Fri, 2014-08-29 11:33
Ten people are jailed after attempting to smuggle millions of pounds worth of cocaine in crates of bananas and pineapples.

Obama's 'no strategy' gaffe on IS

BBC - Fri, 2014-08-29 11:32
Obama's gaffe on Islamic State reveals political truth

Hales wants strong Cook partnership

BBC - Fri, 2014-08-29 11:22
Alex Hales says captain Alastair Cook is the "right guy at the top of the order" ahead of the third ODI against India.

Judge scolds 'Harry Potter' lawyer

BBC - Fri, 2014-08-29 11:14
A judge criticises a lawyer for looking like "something out of Harry Potter" in court.

VIDEO: Horse dances to Shakira

BBC - Fri, 2014-08-29 11:08
Watch as Michael Eilberg and Half Moon Delphi impress the crowd at the World Equestrian Games with a freestyle dressage routine sound tracked by Shakira.

Man dies following Enniskillen crash

BBC - Fri, 2014-08-29 10:59
A 23-year-old man has died in hospital after he was involved in a car crash in Enniskillen in the early hours of Saturday morning.

VIDEO: Cyclist attempts race in Himalayas

BBC - Fri, 2014-08-29 10:42
A cyclist hopes to become the first British man to complete a gruelling mountain bike race over the Himalayas.

Swimming champ meets 'biggest' fan

BBC - Fri, 2014-08-29 10:32
A five-year-old boy who wrote a fan letter to Commonwealth swimming champion Ross Murdoch gets to race his hero in the pool - and beats him.

Poland blocks Russian minister's jet

BBC - Fri, 2014-08-29 10:24
Poland refuses to let a plane carrying Russian Defence Minister Sergei Shoigu enter its airspace, forcing it to turn back to Slovakia.

River Kwai film bridge to be rebuilt

BBC - Fri, 2014-08-29 10:18
Sri Lanka is to rebuild the replica bridge destroyed in an iconic scene from the film Bridge on the River Kwai, as part of a tourism drive.

UK's terror threat level raised

BBC - Fri, 2014-08-29 10:04
The UK's terror threat level is raised from "substantial" to "severe" in response to conflicts in Iraq and Syria, the government announces.

VIDEO: The Analyst: The art of death bowling

BBC - Fri, 2014-08-29 10:03
Analyst Simon Hughes explains the art of 'death' bowling in one day international cricket and how England must master the skill.

VIDEO: Why has the terror level changed?

BBC - Fri, 2014-08-29 09:55
BBC Security Correspondent Frank Gardner assesses the terror threat to the UK and why it has been changed to severe.

US steps up sanctions over Iran

BBC - Fri, 2014-08-29 09:54
The US has imposed new sanctions on companies and individuals in connection with Iran's nuclear programme.

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