International News

Radiographers to strike over NHS pay

BBC - Fri, 2014-10-03 07:05
Radiographers vote in favour of industrial action, potentially affecting X-ray and ultrasound services around the UK.

Question Time apologises over Alice

BBC - Fri, 2014-10-03 07:04
The BBC's Question Time apologises after being criticised by the sister of Alice Gross for a debate linking the murder of the 14-year-old and immigration.

Somali militants 'leaving key base'

BBC - Fri, 2014-10-03 07:04
Al-Qaeda-aligned militants are withdrawing from their last major stronghold on Somalia's southern coast, residents in Barawe tell the BBC.

VIDEO: The car that's powered by air

BBC - Fri, 2014-10-03 06:54
At the Paris Motor Show, Theo Leggett looks at the Peugeot 208 hybrid air - a concept car that brings a new meaning to the term "gas guzzler".

VIDEO: A look at the super-luxurious Q80

BBC - Fri, 2014-10-03 06:47
Among the cars grabbing the headlines at the Paris Motor Show is the Q80, a super-luxurious concept car produced by Infiniti.

VIDEO: Wedgwood treasures saved by appeal

BBC - Fri, 2014-10-03 06:44
The Wedgwood Museum collection has been saved for the nation after reaching its £15.75m target in a month.

US unemployment rate at six-year low

BBC - Fri, 2014-10-03 06:38
The US economy added 248,000 jobs in September and the unemployment rate dipped to a six-year low of 5.9%, official figures show.

Another day, another tablet?

BBC - Fri, 2014-10-03 06:24
Hugh Pym asks if medication is the solution to problem drinking

Catalans vow to hold referendum

BBC - Fri, 2014-10-03 06:22
Catalan leaders agree to push ahead with a referendum on independence from Spain, defying a constitutional block by Madrid.

Messi to face tax evasion trial

BBC - Fri, 2014-10-03 06:10
Argentina and Barcelona star Lionel Messi is to face trial for alleged tax evasion, a Spanish judge rules, rejecting an appeal to drop charges.

Uni rankings fall prompts concern

BBC - Fri, 2014-10-03 06:10
Students at Aberystwyth University express concern after the institution sees a dramatic fall in its place in UK league table guides.

Eurozone economy 'stuck in a rut'

BBC - Fri, 2014-10-03 06:09
A closely-watched survey shows the eurozone economy 'is stuck in a rut', but retail sales come in stronger than expected.

Spurs nowhere near top four - Savage

BBC - Fri, 2014-10-03 05:46
BBC Sport pundit Robbie Savage on how expectations do not help Spurs boss Mauricio Pochettino as he faces his former club.

Weekendish: The best of the week's reads

BBC - Fri, 2014-10-03 05:45
Germany, beer, sausages and other great reads

No racism in football - Mourinho

BBC - Fri, 2014-10-03 05:38
Chelsea manager Jose Mourinho says there is no racism in football, amid calls to introduce the NFL's 'Rooney Rule'.

Ex-NoW news editor admits hack plot

BBC - Fri, 2014-10-03 05:37
Former News of the World news editor Ian Edmondson pleads guilty to plotting to hack phones while at the paper.

Man jailed over bogus bomb detectors

BBC - Fri, 2014-10-03 05:06
A British man who made fake bomb detectors with his wife to sell to police and security services overseas is jailed for three and a half years.

VIDEO: New guidance on anti-alcohol pill

BBC - Fri, 2014-10-03 04:57
A pill designed to reduce alcohol consumption among problem drinkers looks set to be made available to NHS patients in England and Wales.

PM: Troops face generational battle

BBC - Fri, 2014-10-03 04:55
David Cameron tells troops in Afghanistan they are facing the "struggle of our generation" against Islamist extremism, during a visit to Camp Bastion.

Cable broadband speeds 'beat fibre'

BBC - Fri, 2014-10-03 04:46
Internet connections in cable broadband homes are now faster on average than those using fibre, Ofcom research suggests.
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