International News

Woman's home is to be demolished

BBC - Thu, 2015-02-05 01:07
A grandmother who lost her fight against two retail giants is expected to have her Ceredigion home demolished.

VIDEO: Taiwan plane wreckage moved

BBC - Thu, 2015-02-05 00:59
Rescue teams in Taiwan are continuing to search for the 12 people who remain unaccounted for after a plane crashed in a river.

I must play loan players - McDowall

BBC - Thu, 2015-02-05 00:57
Rangers boss Kenny McDowall says he has been told by the club that all five players signed on loan from Newcastle must be in his starting XI.

Office named best show in 20 years

BBC - Thu, 2015-02-05 00:56
Ricky Gervais and Stephen Merchant's breakout hit The Office is named the best TV show of the past 20 years at the Broadcast Awards.

Drowned author 'failed by NHS'

BBC - Thu, 2015-02-05 00:54
A critically acclaimed author who drowned three days after he was discharged from hospital and told to seek counselling was "let down" by the NHS, a report finds.

Delhi protest against church attacks

BBC - Thu, 2015-02-05 00:48
Police in the Indian capital, Delhi, detain dozens of people who were protesting against recent attacks on churches in the city.

Your pictures: Umbrellas

BBC - Thu, 2015-02-05 00:20
Readers' photos on the theme of "umbrellas"

Deeside jobs hope after road funding

BBC - Thu, 2015-02-05 00:15
First Minster Carwyn Jones is in Deeside to announce funding for a new highway that could create up to 5,000 jobs on Deeside Enterprise Zone.

New Horizons mission eyes Pluto

BBC - Thu, 2015-02-05 00:00
The New Horizons probe returns new pictures of the dwarf planet Pluto and its largest moon, Charon.

House prices bounce back in January

BBC - Wed, 2015-02-04 23:38
House prices "bounced back" in January, with the Halifax reporting a quarterly rise of 1.9% across the UK.

Lennon angry with 'rubbish' referee

BBC - Wed, 2015-02-04 23:31
Bolton manager Neil Lennon says referee Roger East "spoiled" their FA Cup fourth-round replay defeat by Liverpool.

VIDEO: US expats panic-buy British chocolate

BBC - Wed, 2015-02-04 23:12
Expat Brits in America face missing out on some of their favourite chocolates, after a ban on the import of some of Britain's best-loved treats.

Ten moments that shocked World Cup

BBC - Wed, 2015-02-04 23:10
From Leverock's lunge to Kapil's catch and the 'Fredalo', BBC Sport relives 10 jaw-dropping incidents at the World Cup.

Brian Williams sorry for Iraq story

BBC - Wed, 2015-02-04 23:09
Brian Williams, one of America's top news anchors, apologises after admitting that accounts he gave about coming under fire in Iraq were not true.

Water pollution concern for Rio 2016

BBC - Wed, 2015-02-04 22:57
Water pollution in the sailing venue is the main concern for Rio de Janeiro, 18 months before the city stages the Olympics.

VIDEO: Manchester to get start-up boost

BBC - Wed, 2015-02-04 22:51
The government is set to headquarter its new Tech North initiative in Manchester, where firms in the area hope to gain worldwide attention.

Thursday's gossip column

BBC - Wed, 2015-02-04 22:48
Berahino seeks new surroundings, Wilshere risks fresh 'smoking' storm, Januzaj facing Man Utd exit, plus more.

VIDEO: The vintage cars found at a French castle

BBC - Wed, 2015-02-04 22:36
Around 60 vintage cars that were discovered at a remote French castle have gone on show in Paris, ahead of an auction on Friday.

Tesco investigated by new regulator

BBC - Wed, 2015-02-04 22:14
Tesco is to face another investigation into its relations with suppliers, amid concerns that it breached the Groceries Supply Code of Practice.

BT to buy mobile firm EE for £12.5bn

BBC - Wed, 2015-02-04 22:10
UK phone giant BT agrees to buy British mobile operator EE for £12.5bn, it says