International News

Can demolished pubs come back from the dead?

BBC - Fri, 2015-07-24 01:05
Can a demolished pub really be rebuilt brick by brick?

Clutha pub to reopen after crash

BBC - Fri, 2015-07-24 01:00
A new bar is to open at the Clutha pub in Glasgow more than a year and a half after a police helicopter crashed into its roof.

'Hundreds' of migrants target tunnel

BBC - Fri, 2015-07-24 00:43
Incursions by migrants into the Eurotunnel terminal in France have become a "nightly occurrence", the rail operator says

Corbyn could be PM - Livingstone

BBC - Fri, 2015-07-24 00:29
Ex-London Mayor Ken Livingstone defends Jeremy Corbyn's electoral appeal, saying the left-wing Labour leadership contender could be prime minister.

VIDEO: Train smashes into limo stuck on track

BBC - Fri, 2015-07-24 00:26
A group of teenagers managed to escape from a stretch limousine moments before it was struck by a freight train in Indiana.

Fishing boats in collision at sea

BBC - Fri, 2015-07-24 00:23
The Marine Accident Investigation Branch is to investigate a collision between two fishing boats off the Western Isles.

Step forward for computing by light

BBC - Fri, 2015-07-24 00:23
Engineers and physicists have discovered a property of silicon which could aid the development of faster computers.

'Arsenal can buy almost any player'

BBC - Fri, 2015-07-24 00:12
Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger has the financial backing to break the club's transfer record, says club director Lord Harris.

Council proposes city name change

BBC - Fri, 2015-07-24 00:03
A proposal from Sinn Féin to change the name of Londonderry to Derry is described as "sectarian" by unionists.

VIDEO: How has Amazon become so profitable?

BBC - Fri, 2015-07-24 00:03
As Amazon announces better-than-expected sales figures, Michelle Fleury explains how the company has become so profitable.

Man charged with double murder

BBC - Thu, 2015-07-23 23:55
A 23-year-old is accused of murdering a man and woman who were found dead in a house in Essex.

Allenby caddie 'sacked' mid-round

BBC - Thu, 2015-07-23 23:50
Robert Allenby says he sacked his caddie mid-round at the Canadian Open after disagreeing over club selection.

VIDEO: How and why a mosquito bites you

BBC - Thu, 2015-07-23 23:28
Malarial mosquitoes are posing a new threat - they have started biting during the day in some parts of Africa

Ex-Russia ambassador in 2018 warning

BBC - Thu, 2015-07-23 23:18
Stripping Russia of the World Cup would exacerbate the Ukraine crisis, warns a former British ambassador to the 2018 hosts.

Bookies Ladbrokes to merge with Coral

BBC - Thu, 2015-07-23 23:15
Bookmakers Ladbrokes has announced it plans to merge with Gala Coral in a deal expected to create the country's biggest betting shop chain.

Seat-swap drama at Anne-Marie Duff play

BBC - Thu, 2015-07-23 22:56
The National Theatre is asking audience members to swap seats half-way through its forthcoming mining drama Husbands and Sons.

VIDEO: Obama's 'blunt message' on gay rights

BBC - Thu, 2015-07-23 22:53
President Obama tells the BBC he will deliver a blunt message on gay rights and discrimination when he travels to Africa.

VIDEO: What next for coal mining communities?

BBC - Thu, 2015-07-23 22:51
Dan Johnson considers the future of British industrial communities as a new report suggests they are struggling to survive.

Friday's gossip column

BBC - Thu, 2015-07-23 22:31
Manchester United want to re-sign Cristiano Ronaldo, Newcastle stand firm on valuation of QPR's Charlie Austin, plus more

Man's body found at Royal Welsh Show

BBC - Thu, 2015-07-23 22:11
A 39-year-old man's body is found near a block of toilets at the Royal Welsh Show in Powys.