International News

Scotland's Hogg given three-week ban

BBC - Wed, 2014-03-19 07:23
Scotland full-back Stuart Hogg is suspended for three weeks following his Six Nations sending off against Wales.

Toyota in deal over US safety probe

BBC - Wed, 2014-03-19 07:12
Japanese carmaker Toyota agrees a $1.2bn settlement with US regulators after a four-year inquiry into its reporting of safety issues.

Alan Turing Institute to be set up

BBC - Wed, 2014-03-19 07:10
The Chancellor, George Osborne, announces in his Budget speech that an Alan Turing Institute will be set up to research big data.

French rogue trader to go to jail

BBC - Wed, 2014-03-19 07:04
French rogue trader Jerome Kerviel, who caused huge losses at bank Societe Generale, loses his appeal against jail but his fine is to be reviewed.

Mother and daughters found stabbed

BBC - Wed, 2014-03-19 07:01
Two sisters and their mother are stabbed in what police say is a "domestic incident" at a house in Birmingham.

Families dragged from plane briefing

BBC - Wed, 2014-03-19 06:45
There are chaotic scenes in Malaysia as Chinese relatives of missing flight MH370 passengers are forcibly prevented from speaking to journalists.

Wednesday's gossip column

BBC - Wed, 2014-03-19 06:43
Inter Milan watch Torres, Batshuayi wants Arsenal move, Tesco would not take Moyes, plus more

VIDEO: The 2014 Budget in four minutes

BBC - Wed, 2014-03-19 06:28
Huw Edwards reviews the headlines announced in George Osborne's Budget speech in a four-minute video guide.

VIDEO: House of Commons

BBC - Wed, 2014-03-19 06:23
Chancellor George Osborne sets out his tax and spending plans for the year ahead.

MPs 'told of Westminster grope'

BBC - Wed, 2014-03-19 06:22
A man who claims former deputy speaker Nigel Evans sexually abused him at Westminster told two MPs about the alleged attack, Preston Crown Court hears.

VIDEO: New look pound coin unveiled

BBC - Wed, 2014-03-19 06:21
A new £1 coin, which the Royal Mint says is the most secure coin in the world, is to be introduced in 2017.

Egyptian officers killed in gunfight

BBC - Wed, 2014-03-19 06:17
Two Egyptian army officers and five jihadist militants have been killed in a gunfight that erupted during a raid north of Cairo, officials say.

VIDEO: Chancellor 'incredibly proud' on tax

BBC - Wed, 2014-03-19 06:11
Chancellor George Osborne has announced tax changes for "low and middle income" workers in his latest Budget.

VIDEO: Madeleine police hunt sex attacker

BBC - Wed, 2014-03-19 06:10
Detectives investigating the disappearance of Madeleine McCann say they are looking for an intruder who sexually abused five girls in Portugal between 2004 and 2006.

South Wales NHS shake-up plan agreed

BBC - Wed, 2014-03-19 06:05
Health bosses in south Wales agree plans to centralise vital services at five hospitals with the Royal Glamorgan Hospital losing out.

A Budget for business and older people

BBC - Wed, 2014-03-19 05:57
How this was a Budget for business and older people

Army to clear rail line landslip

BBC - Wed, 2014-03-19 05:56
The Army is called in to help reinstate the main rail line to the south west of England after it was destroyed by storms.

Lewis Carroll letter sold at auction

BBC - Wed, 2014-03-19 05:49
A letter from Alice in Wonderland author Lewis Carroll, in which he complains about the downside of fame, sells for £11,825 at auction.

VIDEO: Budget for 'makers, doers and savers'

BBC - Wed, 2014-03-19 05:48
George Osborne says he is not "promising quick fixes" but offers a Budget was for "makers, doers and savers".

Ferrari performance 'not acceptable'

BBC - Wed, 2014-03-19 05:44
Ferrari's poor display in the Australian GP was unacceptable, according to technical director James Allison.

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