International News

Dahl centenary's 'year of adventure'

BBC - Mon, 2015-07-06 06:05
Cardiff is set for a big adventure in 2016 as it celebrates the centenary of one of its most famous sons - children's author Roald Dahl.

Serena beats sister Venus on Centre

BBC - Mon, 2015-07-06 05:47
Serena Williams beats her sister Venus at a Grand Slam for the first time in six years to reach the Wimbledon quarters.

Seeking a fighter's hidden instinct

BBC - Mon, 2015-07-06 05:40
Belfast boxer Jamie Conlan allows BBC Sport rare and privileged access to his inner sanctum on fight night.

Can English cricket renew its glory?

BBC - Mon, 2015-07-06 05:36
Can English cricket renew its glory?

Creditors press Greece for debt plan

BBC - Mon, 2015-07-06 05:35
Eurozone finance ministers say they expect to hear fresh proposals from Greece after a referendum rejected the terms of an international bailout.

Zimbabwe elephants flown to China

BBC - Mon, 2015-07-06 05:28
At least 20 elephants from Zimbabwe are transported to China to be settled in a game reserve, after a controversial sale.

Thousands flock to 'sin free' Facebook

BBC - Mon, 2015-07-06 05:23
A group of Evangelical Christians in Brazil have launched a social network where swearing and erotic content is completely banned.

GoPro reveals new mini action cam

BBC - Mon, 2015-07-06 05:22
US action camera-maker unveils a new smaller action camera that is waterproof without requiring a special case.

Staff suspended at city care home

BBC - Mon, 2015-07-06 05:19
Three members of staff have been suspended from a care home in Edinburgh after concerns about their conduct.

VIDEO: Service held for Srebrenica victims

BBC - Mon, 2015-07-06 04:55
A service has been held at Westminster Abbey to remember more than 8,000 Muslim men and boys from Srebrenica killed by Bosnian Serb forces 20 years ago.

Fenerbahce sign £4.25m winger Nani

BBC - Mon, 2015-07-06 04:52
Manchester United winger Nani has joined Turkish side Fenerbahce for £4.25m on a three-year deal.

Lightning strike 'like movie scene'

BBC - Mon, 2015-07-06 04:48
A Royal Marines cadet instructor who tried to help save the life of a man who was struck by lightning on the Brecon Beacons says weather conditions had been "pretty intense".

VIDEO: Medics voice dementia care concerns

BBC - Mon, 2015-07-06 04:42
Doctors have raised fresh concerns about the level of support people with dementia and their carers get from the NHS and social services in the UK.

School massacre boy fears return home

BBC - Mon, 2015-07-06 04:27
The family of a boy seriously injured in the Pakistan school massacre claim they will be in danger if they return home.

Surveillance firm hit in hack attack

BBC - Mon, 2015-07-06 04:27
A company that sells surveillance software is hit by a data breach.

Study reveals school segregation

BBC - Mon, 2015-07-06 04:25
A study of ethnic "segregation" in schools in England shows that most ethnic minority pupils enter schools where ethnic minority pupils are a majority.

VIDEO: England fans welcome heroes home

BBC - Mon, 2015-07-06 04:23
The England team are welcomed back by fans at London's Heathrow airport after finishing third in the Women's World Cup.

Irish tourists escape US hotel fire

BBC - Mon, 2015-07-06 04:19
Holidaymakers from across Ireland have avoided injury after a major fire engulfed part of their hotel in a resort in the United States.

VIDEO: Police firearms law 'needs review'

BBC - Mon, 2015-07-06 04:17
Sir Bernard Hogan-Howe tells Victoria Derbyshire the law surrounding the prosecution of firearms officers involved in police shootings should be reviewed.

Body found in missing girl search

BBC - Mon, 2015-07-06 04:17
The body of a girl is found more than a week after a teenager from Cardiff went missing.