International News

VIDEO: Royal hoax DJ 'was sent bullets'

BBC - Mon, 2014-10-13 09:17
Radio DJ Mel Greig, who took part in a hoax call after which a nurse killed herself, has told Newsnight's Evan Davis how she was subjected to ''trolling and the death threats''.

Finnigan apologises for rape comments

BBC - Mon, 2014-10-13 09:06
TV star Judy Finnigan apologises after comments she made about convicted rapist Ched Evans on ITV's Loose Women show prompted a Twitter backlash.

World's End murder trial begins

BBC - Mon, 2014-10-13 09:04
A jury is shown photographs of the bodies of two teenagers found murdered in East Lothian 37 years ago.

UK funds Kurd bomb disposal training

BBC - Mon, 2014-10-13 08:45
The UK is to fund bomb disposal training for Kurdish forces in conflict with Islamic State, Foreign Secretary Philip Hammond says.

Witherspoon role 'hardest' of career

BBC - Mon, 2014-10-13 08:29
Actress Reese Witherspoon says her new film Wild - about a young woman's 1,000-mile hike across America - was the most challenging of her career to date.

Royal hoax DJ tells of death threats

BBC - Mon, 2014-10-13 08:22
A radio DJ, who took part in a hoax call after which a nurse killed herself, tells Newsnight how she received death threats and bullets in the post.

Farage TV debate offer angers rivals

BBC - Mon, 2014-10-13 08:03
The SNP, the Green Party and Plaid Cymru criticise plans for election TV debates featuring David Cameron, Ed Miliband, Nick Clegg - and UKIP leader Nigel Farage.

Heathrow Ebola screening from Tuesday

BBC - Mon, 2014-10-13 07:54
Ebola screening will begin at London's Heathrow Airport on Tuesday, Health Secretary Jeremy Hunt says.

Garcia calls for Fifa culture change

BBC - Mon, 2014-10-13 07:35
Independent ethics investigator Michael Garcia calls for a "change of culture" at Fifa, football's world governing body.

Wenger sorry for pushing Mourinho

BBC - Mon, 2014-10-13 07:32
Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger apologises for pushing Chelsea boss Jose Mourinho during this month's Premier League game.

NHS strikes: What next?

BBC - Mon, 2014-10-13 07:29
Is there a way out of NHS pay dispute?

In pictures: Urban photography competition winners

BBC - Mon, 2014-10-13 07:03
Winners of Urban Photo of the Year competition

Taliban 'kill 22' in mountain ambush

BBC - Mon, 2014-10-13 06:22
Taliban insurgents in Afghanistan kill at least 22 security force members in an ambush in Sar-e-Pol province north of Kabul, officials say.

VIDEO: UKIP's first MP: 'Change is coming'

BBC - Mon, 2014-10-13 06:17
Douglas Carswell has arrived at Westminster for his first day as an MP representing UKIP, after his victory in last week's by-election in Clacton.

Hillsborough dad's 'worst moment'

BBC - Mon, 2014-10-13 06:04
A father who lost his two daughters at Hillsborough tells an inquest of how he had to leave one child to help care for the other.

Flower faces minimum eight-game ban

BBC - Mon, 2014-10-13 06:02
Wigan prop Ben Flower faces a minimum eight-game ban for punching St Helens' Lance Hohaia when he faces an RFL hearing on Tuesday.

Police 'seize £250K of IS money'

BBC - Mon, 2014-10-13 05:54
More than £250,000 of suspected IS funds are seized at Manchester Airport and other north-west ports.

Fighting for children without lawyer

BBC - Mon, 2014-10-13 05:47
The parents who represent themselves

AUDIO: Leech used woman's nose 'as a nest'

BBC - Mon, 2014-10-13 05:18
A Glasgow woman discovered that her persistent nosebleeds had been caused by a leech living in her nostril.

VIDEO: Family 'tried to free' Syria doctor

BBC - Mon, 2014-10-13 04:58
"Superhuman" efforts were made by the family of a British doctor to secure his release before his death in a Syrian prison, an inquest has heard.