International News

Nuclear deal 'not to reform Iran'

BBC - Tue, 2015-07-28 09:06
The nuclear deal with Iran is not meant to "reform Iran's regime, or end its support for terrorism", US Secretary of State John Kerry tells US Congress.

Man dies after sea rescue on Gower

BBC - Tue, 2015-07-28 09:00
A man dies after being rescued from the sea at Three Cliffs Bay, Gower, while a boy is also taken to hospital.

'Let children erase online past'

BBC - Tue, 2015-07-28 08:57
A campaign promotes the idea that children should be able to delete their online past.

Boxer cleared of plotting to join IS

BBC - Tue, 2015-07-28 08:55
A former British boxing champion has been cleared of plotting to travel to Syria to fight with so-called Islamic State.

VIDEO: If Africa was a bar

BBC - Tue, 2015-07-28 08:54
What would your country be drinking?

Teen US sailors still missing at sea

BBC - Tue, 2015-07-28 08:52
As search goes on for two teenagers who went missing while fishing in Florida, their mothers think they are still alive.

'Mr Big' shooting was 'assassination'

BBC - Tue, 2015-07-28 08:42
A convicted criminal once nicknamed "Mr Big" was shot and killed in an "assassination", his brother says.

Pietersen hails 'father figure' Rice

BBC - Tue, 2015-07-28 08:18
Kevin Pietersen pays tribute to his mentor Clive Rice after the ex-South Africa all-rounder dies aged 66.

New fast memory tech outraces flash

BBC - Tue, 2015-07-28 08:16
A new kind of computer memory that is up to 1,000 times faster than flash storage is to go on sale in 2016, helping scientists and games developers alike.

Myanmar police net '$100m drug haul'

BBC - Tue, 2015-07-28 08:13
Police in the city of Yangon in Myanmar seize methamphetamine tablets with an estimated value of more than $100m (£64m) in an abandoned truck.

Oscar winners head to Toronto festival

BBC - Tue, 2015-07-28 07:58
Oscar-winning actors Eddie Redmayne and Julianne Moore will launch their effort to become double Oscar winners at this year's Toronto Film Festival.

Braking error led to spaceship crash

BBC - Tue, 2015-07-28 07:56
Investigators say a fatal Virgin Galactic spaceship crash last year was caused by structural failure after the co-pilot unlocked a braking system early.

'US dentist' killed Zimbabwe lion

BBC - Tue, 2015-07-28 07:53
Conservationists in Zimbabwe say the man who paid $50,000 (£32,000) to kill the country's most famous lion was an American dentist.

First English US founders identified

BBC - Tue, 2015-07-28 07:33
Scientists identify the remains of four English men who were among the early leaders of Virginia's Jamestown settlement - the first successful British colony.

We don't listen to others - Wenger

BBC - Tue, 2015-07-28 07:20
Arsene Wenger reacts to Jose Mourinho's comments on his spending in the transfer window ahead of Sunday's Community Shield.

VIDEO: Community Shield: Arsenal v Chelsea

BBC - Tue, 2015-07-28 07:10
Highlights of the season's traditional curtain-raiser at Wembley Stadium, which sees Premier League champions Chelsea take on FA Cup winners Arsenal.

AUDIO: Motorola wants battery breakthrough

BBC - Tue, 2015-07-28 06:50
Motorola's chief executive says he would love a battery tech breakthrough, but believes it will be a long time before phones last a full week between charges.

Man jailed for £2m heiress blackmail

BBC - Tue, 2015-07-28 06:40
A man is jailed for trying to blackmail US heiress Haley Meijer out of £2m by posting pornographic pictures of her online.

Police left message for M9 victim

BBC - Tue, 2015-07-28 06:40
Police apologise to the family of a woman left dying in a car for several days after an officer left her a voicemail 10 days after her death.

VIDEO: 'Chaotic end to a long trial'

BBC - Tue, 2015-07-28 06:36
A court in Libya has sentenced Saif al-Islam Gaddafi, son of deposed leader Col Muammar Gaddafi, and eight others to death over war crimes linked to the 2011 revolution.