International News

BBC Wales cuts impact 'inevitable'

BBC - Thu, 2015-07-02 06:35
The director of BBC Wales warns that plans to cut 1,000 jobs across the corporation will "inevitably impact" its operation in Wales.

Can powers meet the 'real' deadline on Iran's nuclear programme?

BBC - Thu, 2015-07-02 06:18
As US and Iranian talks resume in Vienna, negotiators must overcome a history of mistrust to strike a historic deal, writes Lyse Doucet

Brazil's U-turn on criminal age vote

BBC - Thu, 2015-07-02 06:14
In a U-turn from a previous vote, the lower house of Brazil's Congress approves a bill which could allow 16- to 18-year-olds to be tried as adults.

Trump hotels examine card breach claim

BBC - Thu, 2015-07-02 06:07
The businessman's hotel chain is investigating reports that it was the object of a long-running credit card security breach.

Rise in teacher vacancies in England

BBC - Thu, 2015-07-02 06:05
Nearly one in 10 full-time teaching posts was either vacant or filled temporarily in 2014, Department for Education figures show.

Pluto shows its spots to Nasa probe

BBC - Thu, 2015-07-02 06:03
The New Horizons mission to Pluto releases new colour views of the dwarf planet, revealing some intriguing dark spots.

Man guilty of killing brother-in-law

BBC - Thu, 2015-07-02 05:57
A man who beat his brother-in-law to death with a mallet and an axe and then hid the body under a pile of manure is convicted of murder.

Carney devastated for Bassett

BBC - Thu, 2015-07-02 05:56
Karen Carney says she is "devastated" for England's Laura Bassett, who scored an own goal in the semi-final loss to Japan.

Student migration rules 'ludicrous'

BBC - Thu, 2015-07-02 05:50
The head of Cambridge University says it is "ludicrous" to include overseas students in UK migration targets.

Facebook to pay video clip creators

BBC - Thu, 2015-07-02 05:45
Facebook is to start sharing revenue from advertising with video creators.

Girl, 15, held over terror offence

BBC - Thu, 2015-07-02 05:44
A 15-year-old girl is arrested in east London on suspicion of preparation of terrorism.

BP to pay £12bn for Gulf oil spill

BBC - Thu, 2015-07-02 05:42
BP has reached an $18.7bn (£12bn) settlement with the US Department of Justice following the 2010 Gulf of Mexico oil spill.

SA cricket team apologise for drone

BBC - Thu, 2015-07-02 05:41
South Africa's cricket team apologise to the Bangladesh military for using a drone at a practice session in Dhaka.

Murray races into Wimbledon last 32

BBC - Thu, 2015-07-02 05:39
Britain's Andy Murray reaches the third round at Wimbledon with a one-sided win over Dutchman Robin Haase on court one.

Cattermole earns new five-year deal

BBC - Thu, 2015-07-02 05:35
Sunderland midfielder Lee Cattermole signs a new five-year contract to keep him at the Stadium of Light until 2021.

US employment up by 223,000 in June

BBC - Thu, 2015-07-02 05:18
US employment grew by 233,000 in June, with estimates of April and May jobs numbers also revised down, official figures show.

Gueye set for £9m Aston Villa move

BBC - Thu, 2015-07-02 05:16
Senegal midfielder Idrissa Gueye is set to sign for Aston Villa in a £9m move from French side Lille.

VIDEO: Josh Widdicombe's Wimbledon fan guide

BBC - Thu, 2015-07-02 05:09
Comedian and Wimbledon first-timer Josh Widdicombe takes to the grounds of SW19 to meet the different types of people who make it through the gates of the famous venue.

In pictures: Val Doonican

BBC - Thu, 2015-07-02 05:01
A look back at the life of the Irish singer

Concern over drama and children's TV

BBC - Thu, 2015-07-02 04:53
Media watchdog Ofcom raises concerns over a fall in spending on drama and children's programming on television.