International News

Drug-resistant malaria 'widespread'

BBC - Wed, 2014-07-30 13:28
Drug-resistant malaria is spreading in South East Asia, and has now reached the Cambodia-Thailand border, according to a study.

NHS 'can deal with' UK Ebola threat

BBC - Wed, 2014-07-30 13:20
The Ebola virus poses a threat to the UK but health services here have the experience to deal with it, Foreign Secretary Philip Hammond says.

Cardiff march clash images released

BBC - Wed, 2014-07-30 13:03
CCTV images are released of people police want to speak to after violence erupts during a march through Cardiff city centre.

US bridge to get anti-suicide fence

BBC - Wed, 2014-07-30 12:53
A major span between New York City and New Jersey will be getting safety fence designed to prevent suicides, after an increase in deaths this year.

England claim two diving golds

BBC - Wed, 2014-07-30 12:42
Alicia Blagg and Rebecca Gallantree win England's second gold medal on the opening day of diving at Glasgow 2014.

Legia Warsaw 4-1 Celtic

BBC - Wed, 2014-07-30 12:39
Ronny Deila suffers a nightmare first loss as Celtic boss with a heavy defeat by Legia Warsaw in the Champions League qualifiers.

School standards £5m funding fears

BBC - Wed, 2014-07-30 12:37
There are fears millions of pounds could be diverted from current schools' improvements programmes to fund a new policy also aimed at raising standards.

Everton complete Lukaku signing

BBC - Wed, 2014-07-30 12:28
Everton sign Belgian World Cup striker Romelu Lukaku from Chelsea for a club record fee of £28m.

Lessons to be learned over killings

BBC - Wed, 2014-07-30 12:24
Lessons need to be learned from the case of a man who killed his wife and young son at their home near Porthmadog, an official review finds.

Tor attack may have unmasked users

BBC - Wed, 2014-07-30 12:16
Users of the "dark net" service Tor who visited hidden websites may have had their identities revealed by a five-month long cyber-attack.

VIDEO: Star Wars comes to County Kerry

BBC - Wed, 2014-07-30 11:59
Residents and tourists in Portmagee, County Kerry, are getting a taste of Hollywood as scenes for the new Star Wars film are shot on nearby island Skellig Michael.

Kylie to headline Games closing show

BBC - Wed, 2014-07-30 11:56
Kylie Minogue will perform at the closing ceremony of the Glasgow Commonwealth Games, organisers confirm.

Anger mounts as Gaza toll rises

BBC - Wed, 2014-07-30 11:52
The US and UN condemn the shelling of a UN school housing civilians in Gaza, as Palestinians say Israeli attacks kill more than 100 in the day.

Dozens trapped by Indian landslide

BBC - Wed, 2014-07-30 11:42
At least 20 people are killed after a landslide buries more than 40 houses and leaves up to 200 people trapped in a village in western India.

One more hurdle for long-awaited win - Agnew

BBC - Wed, 2014-07-30 11:35
England have been in strong positions all summer, but the third Test against India is the best yet, says Jonathan Agnew.

Argentina's football president dies

BBC - Wed, 2014-07-30 11:29
Julio Grondona, president of the Argentine Football Association, dies in Buenos Aires at the age of 82.

Masked gang jailed for family attack

BBC - Wed, 2014-07-30 11:15
A masked gang beat and stabbed an innocent family after targeting the wrong home in a scene from a horror film, a court hears.

Senators in campus sex assault push

BBC - Wed, 2014-07-30 10:49
A cross-party group of US senators introduce a bill aimed at reducing sexual assault on university campuses.

US economic growth surges by 4%

BBC - Wed, 2014-07-30 10:37
The US economy grew by 4% in the second quarter, according to a preliminary reading by the US Department of Commerce, beating expectations.

Six dead in Nigeria college blast

BBC - Wed, 2014-07-30 10:08
At least six people have been killed in a suicide bombing at a college in northern Nigeria's biggest city, Kano, witnesses say.
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