International News

AUDIO: James Corden backs BBC Three plans

BBC - Thu, 2014-03-20 07:54
James Corden backs "new and exciting" plans to make BBC Three an online only channel.

Thursday's gossip column

BBC - Thu, 2014-03-20 07:45
Martinez rubbishes United Seamus Coleman talks, a new deal for Eden Hazard, Szczesny wants life-long stay, plus more.

Wilders accused of discrimination

BBC - Thu, 2014-03-20 07:35
A group representing Moroccans in the Netherlands says it will file discrimination charges against Geert Wilders after he calls for "fewer" Moroccans there.

Death punch jail term to be reviewed

BBC - Thu, 2014-03-20 07:34
A man jailed for killing his victim with a single punch will see his sentence reviewed for being unduly lenient.

The European giants lying in wait for Man Utd and Chelsea

BBC - Thu, 2014-03-20 07:25
Andy Brassell looks at the six Champions League teams standing in the way of Chelsea and Manchester United ahead of Friday's quarter-final draw

Bob Crow funeral set for Monday

BBC - Thu, 2014-03-20 07:23
The funeral of Rail, Maritime and Transport union leader Bob Crow will take place on Monday and the service will be private, the union says.

Thieves dig tunnel to cash machine

BBC - Thu, 2014-03-20 07:23
Thieves build a 50ft (15m) tunnel to steal more than £80,000 from a cash machine in Salford.

Teacher banned over home cocaine lab

BBC - Thu, 2014-03-20 07:09
A teacher jailed after turning his Cardiff home into a cocaine laboratory is given a lifetime ban by a disciplinary panel.

Queen backs Benn vigil in Parliament

BBC - Thu, 2014-03-20 07:00
The Queen grants permission for the body of Tony Benn to rest overnight in Parliament's chapel, Speaker John Bercow confirms.

'Sexist' toilets to be reviewed

BBC - Thu, 2014-03-20 06:52
A council's "sexist" policy of charging women to use its toilets but not men using urinals is to be reviewed later.

G4S guards face plane death charges

BBC - Thu, 2014-03-20 06:50
Three G4S custody officers are charged with the manslaughter of deportee Jimmy Mubenga, the Crown Prosecution Service says.

Russia faces fresh Crimea sanctions

BBC - Thu, 2014-03-20 06:35
German Chancellor Angela Merkel says Russia will face escalating EU sanctions if it does not take steps to ease the crisis over Crimea.

Captive migrants freed from US house

BBC - Thu, 2014-03-20 06:28
More than 100 suspected illegal immigrants are rescued from a Texas "stash" house where smugglers allegedly held them pending payment.

Plane searchers investigate debris

BBC - Thu, 2014-03-20 06:22
Australia is investigating two objects seen on satellite images that could potentially be debris from the missing Malaysia Airlines plane, officials say.

BBC agrees Women's Super League deal

BBC - Thu, 2014-03-20 06:21
The BBC agrees a new deal with the Football Association to broadcast live radio commentary of women's football in 2014.

E Guinea president's son faces probe

BBC - Thu, 2014-03-20 05:54
The son of Equatorial Guinea's leader is put under formal investigation in France over money-laundering allegations, his lawyer says.

AUDIO: Scientists find chicken-like dinosaur

BBC - Thu, 2014-03-20 05:53
US scientists have discovered a new species of dinosaur, nicknamed the 'Chicken from Hell.'

Red Bull confirm Ricciardo appeal

BBC - Thu, 2014-03-20 05:52
Red Bull appeal against the disqualification of driver Daniel Ricciardo from the Australian Grand Prix on Sunday.

VIDEO: WW1 bombs still a serious danger

BBC - Thu, 2014-03-20 05:35
After two men were killed by an unexploded World War One bomb in Belgium, the BBC reveals how collectors of military hardware are putting themselves at risk.

Test 'backlog' hits disabled benefit

BBC - Thu, 2014-03-20 05:16
The Department for Work and Pensions tells MPs there is an "unacceptable backlog" of people waiting to be assessed for a new disability benefit.

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