International News

Wind farms outstrip nuclear power

BBC - Tue, 2014-10-21 15:07
The UK's wind farms generated more power than its nuclear power stations on Tuesday, the National Grid says.

How safe is mouldy food to eat?

BBC - Tue, 2014-10-21 15:07
How safe is it to eat mouldy food?

VIDEO: Hotel claw hammer attacker guilty

BBC - Tue, 2014-10-21 15:05
A man who beat three sisters with a hammer in a central London hotel has been found guilty of attempted murder.

Tales from the India Office

BBC - Tue, 2014-10-21 15:04
Tales from the days when British diplomats ran the Gulf

Ebola serum for Africa 'in weeks'

BBC - Tue, 2014-10-21 14:59
Treatments to tackle the Ebola outbreak in West Africa should become available in the coming weeks and months, says the World Health Organization.

Jerome accuses opponent of racism

BBC - Tue, 2014-10-21 14:57
Norwich striker Cameron Jerome claims he was racially abused by Leeds defender Giuseppe Bellusci, says boss Neil Adams.

DR Congo doctor wins Sakharov prize

BBC - Tue, 2014-10-21 14:52
A doctor from the Democratic Republic of Congo wins Europe's Sakharov human rights prize for helping thousands of gang rape victims.

VIDEO: Obama responds to jealous boyfriend

BBC - Tue, 2014-10-21 14:49
President Barack Obama found himself in an awkward situation at the voting booth in Chicago on Monday, when a man walked past and told him not to touch his girlfriend.

VIDEO: Oscar Pistorius begins jail sentence

BBC - Tue, 2014-10-21 14:29
Oscar Pistorius has been sentenced to five years in prison after he was found guilty of the culpable homicide of Reeva Steenkamp.

VIDEO: Planes wobble as they land in storm

BBC - Tue, 2014-10-21 14:25
Planes wobble at they come in to land at Manchester Airport, during stormy weather on Tuesday.

Sam released by Dallas Cowboys

BBC - Tue, 2014-10-21 13:49
Michael Sam, who hopes to be the first openly gay athlete to play in an NFL game, is released by the Dallas Cowboys.

VIDEO: Can pioneering paralysis therapy help others?

BBC - Tue, 2014-10-21 13:21
The BBC's David Shukman asks whether a pioneering treatment - which has helped a paralysed man walk using a frame - could help other people with spinal injuries.

Press freedom in Americas 'worsens'

BBC - Tue, 2014-10-21 13:12
Press freedom in the Americas has seen a "marked deterioration" in the past six months, according to the Inter American Press Association.

Chelsea 6-0 NK Maribor

BBC - Tue, 2014-10-21 13:10
Didier Drogba scores his first goal since rejoining Chelsea as they beat Maribor 6-0 - their biggest Champions League win.

VIDEO: Storm leaves one dead and four hurt

BBC - Tue, 2014-10-21 12:49
A woman dies after being hit by a falling tree in high winds in London, while three people are injured in a separate incident in West Sussex.

Yahoo profits surge on Alibaba sale

BBC - Tue, 2014-10-21 12:43
Technology giant Yahoo reports profits of $6.8bn for the third-quarter, buoyed mostly by earnings from the firm's stake in Chinese firm Alibaba.

US appoints Gary Hart as NI envoy

BBC - Tue, 2014-10-21 12:26
US Secretary of State John Kerry sends former senator Gary Hart to act as his envoy at the multi-party political talks at Stormont.

Infant bodies found in Canada locker

BBC - Tue, 2014-10-21 12:15
The bodies of up to four infants "of a very young age" have been found in a storage locker in Winnipeg, say police.

We can still qualify - Pellegrini

BBC - Tue, 2014-10-21 11:39
Manchester City manager Manuel Pellegrini says his side are not outsiders to progress from their Champions League group.

VIDEO: Monument honours the Land Girls

BBC - Tue, 2014-10-21 11:26
A sculpture created in honour of women who served in the Land Army during World War Two - built with £85,000 in donations - is unveiled.

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