International News

Self-driving cars are a distant prospect

BBC - Mon, 2015-07-27 15:03
What's putting the brakes on driverless cars?

PM in foreign home-buyers warning

BBC - Mon, 2015-07-27 15:02
Homes in the UK are being bought by foreigners with "plundered or laundered cash", David Cameron is to warn.

'Wrecked sub' seen in Swedish waters

BBC - Mon, 2015-07-27 15:00
The Swedish military is investigating a report that a wrecked Russian submarine has been found in the country's territorial waters.

Berahino 'not ready for Spurs move'

BBC - Mon, 2015-07-27 14:59
A move to Tottenham this summer would be too soon for striker Saido Berahino, says his former West Brom boss Alan Irvine.

Corruption crackdown and wills warning

BBC - Mon, 2015-07-27 14:47
A crackdown on corruption and a landmark ruling on wills make the front pages, as the Lord Sewel story rumbles on.

US removes Cuba from slavery list

BBC - Mon, 2015-07-27 14:40
The United States removes Cuba from the list of countries failing to combat modern-day slavery.

Maddy police aware of Australia body

BBC - Mon, 2015-07-27 14:38
Police investigating the disappearance of Madeleine McCann contact authorities in Australia following the discovery of a girl's remains in a suitcase, Scotland Yard says.

Baidu profits miss expectations

BBC - Mon, 2015-07-27 14:35
China's biggest online search engine Baidu missed analysts' expectations as profits took a hit from investment redirected elsewhere.

VIDEO: Libyans suffering in turbulent Tripoli

BBC - Mon, 2015-07-27 14:06
The regime of Colonel Gadaafi in Libya ended four years ago. It is now a divided country with two rival governments and its people are struggling to rebuild their lives.

San Francisco tries 'anti-pee' paint

BBC - Mon, 2015-07-27 14:02
A urine-repellent paint that sends liquid "bouncing back" is being trialled in San Francisco in a bid to stop people relieving themselves in public.

Labour Party 'should not split'

BBC - Mon, 2015-07-27 14:01
The two candidates hoping to become the next leader of Scottish Labour reject calls for the party to break away from UK Labour.

VIDEO: Why Americans give up holiday time

BBC - Mon, 2015-07-27 13:48
Americans often don't use the little holiday time they have

Ed Sheeran in 'gory' new TV role

BBC - Mon, 2015-07-27 13:22
The singer's got a recurring role as Sir Cormac, a deadly and ambitious character in The Bastard Executioner.

Operation Stack solution 'too risky'

BBC - Mon, 2015-07-27 13:16
A contraflow on the M20 to ease congestion when Operation Stack is implemented would be an "unacceptable risk", Highways England says.

Actress faces child sex charges

BBC - Mon, 2015-07-27 13:08
Maggie Kirkpatrick, who starred in 1980s soap Prisoner Cell Block H and later Home and Away, is charged with indecent assault and gross indecency.

Ballance finds form in Yorkshire win

BBC - Mon, 2015-07-27 13:02
Gary Ballance hits 69 as Yorkshire beat Derbyshire by seven runs in a rain-affected One-Day Cup game.

VIDEO: Turkey bombs IS and PKK positions

BBC - Mon, 2015-07-27 13:01
The US and Turkey are working together on military plans to clear the Islamic State (IS) group from parts of northern Syria, American officials say.

'Laughing gas' emissions understated

BBC - Mon, 2015-07-27 12:37
Emissions of nitrous oxide (N2O) from agriculture in some locations are under-estimated by 40% according to new research.

Chand wins appeal over hormone ban

BBC - Mon, 2015-07-27 12:33
Indian sprinter Dutee Chand is cleared to race by a landmark ruling that questions the validity of so-called gender tests.

Possible crash link to house death

BBC - Mon, 2015-07-27 12:32
Police investigate if the discovery of a woman's body in a house in County Louth is linked to fatal motorway crash.