International News

Bin lorry victim out of hospital

BBC - Tue, 2014-12-30 02:08
An 18-year-old woman who was injured in the George Square bin lorry crash has been released from hospital.

Barca transfer ban appeal rejected

BBC - Tue, 2014-12-30 02:08
Barcelona will not be allowed to sign players in 2015 after an appeal against a transfer ban is dismissed.

VIDEO: How trials helped patients in 2014

BBC - Tue, 2014-12-30 02:07
In the latest in a series of special reports, the BBC's Victoria Gill has met the patients who have been contributing to some of 2014's most significant breakthroughs.

Urgent ambulance response times fall

BBC - Tue, 2014-12-30 02:01
The number of ambulances hitting the target response time for the most urgent calls has fallen for the second month running.

Network Rail boss will not take bonus

BBC - Tue, 2014-12-30 01:59
Network Rail chief executive Mark Carne says he will not take his bonus, following recent major rail disruption.

Bahraini top Shia 'fuelled violence'

BBC - Tue, 2014-12-30 01:59
Bahraini Shia opposition leader Sheikh Ali Salman is remanded in custody on suspicion of inciting violence and hatred to achieve political change.

West Brom in Sherwood & Pulis talks

BBC - Tue, 2014-12-30 01:58
West Brom are in talks with Tim Sherwood and Tony Pulis about their manager's job after Alan Irvine was sacked, BBC Sport learns.

Heavy shooting in Gambian capital

BBC - Tue, 2014-12-30 01:49
Heavy gunfire erupts near the presidential palace in The Gambia, while head of state Yahya Jammeh is out of the country.

Top memes and viral videos of 2014

BBC - Tue, 2014-12-30 01:30
The biggest memes and viral ads of the past year

Name given after fatal bus collision

BBC - Tue, 2014-12-30 01:24
Police release the name of a woman who died after being knocked down by a bus in Lisburn, County Antrim.

Newcastle duo take temporary charge

BBC - Tue, 2014-12-30 01:18
John Carver and Steve Stone will be in charge for Newcastle's next two matches with Alan Pardew set to join Crystal Palace.

FTSE falls on Greece and oil woes

BBC - Tue, 2014-12-30 01:05
London's leading shares fall in early Tuesday trading as fears persist over Greece's bail-out programme and the price of Brent crude falls further.

Cycling's cheerleader for change

BBC - Tue, 2014-12-30 01:04
Shorter Grand Tours and proper contests between top riders - the owner of cycling's 'superteam' outlines his remedy for renewal.

Albanian seamen die in ferry rescue

BBC - Tue, 2014-12-30 01:01
Two Albanian seamen are killed on a tugboat while towing the fire-stricken Norman Atlantic ferry.

Next revises profit expectations up

BBC - Tue, 2014-12-30 00:54
Fashion chain Next expects yearly profits to recover some of the ground lost after a warm spell in the third quarter.

Actor Diamond in court over stabbing

BBC - Tue, 2014-12-30 00:49
Former Saved by the Bell actor Dustin Diamond has appeared in court in Wisconsin, accused of stabbing a man at a bar on Christmas Day.

Howard out for up to six weeks

BBC - Tue, 2014-12-30 00:43
Everton goalkeeper Tim Howard will be out of action for up to six weeks after picking up a calf injury.

India captain Dhoni quits Tests

BBC - Tue, 2014-12-30 00:15
India captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni retires from Test cricket with immediate effect at the age of 33.

Actress Luise Rainer dies aged 104

BBC - Mon, 2014-12-29 23:54
Actress Luise Rainer, who became the first winner of consecutive Oscars in the 1930s, dies at the age of 104.

VIDEO: Ebola convoy arrives at Royal Free

BBC - Mon, 2014-12-29 23:50
A health worker who was diagnosed with Ebola after returning to Scotland from Sierra Leone has arrived at a specialist treatment centre in London.