International News

Fracking firm seeks legal advice

BBC - Tue, 2014-09-30 22:47
A company that plans to drill for shale gas in County Fermanagh says it plans to take legal action to challenge the termination of its licence.

Tesco to be probed by regulator

BBC - Tue, 2014-09-30 22:43
Tesco says it has been notified by the Financial Conduct Authority that it is under investigation following its admission that it overstated its half-year profit guidance by £250m.

Village spelling with 't' to return

BBC - Tue, 2014-09-30 22:39
An eight-year row over the spelling of a Powys village has led to the council reinstating the "t" in its name.

£1m scheme launched to help veterans

BBC - Tue, 2014-09-30 22:26
New £1m project enables veterans to help their fellow veterans experiencing problems in society.

VIDEO: 'Significant efforts to conceal body'

BBC - Tue, 2014-09-30 22:06
Police searching for missing 14-year-old Alice Gross confirm they have found a body in the River Brent.

GP boost to counter chronic disease

BBC - Tue, 2014-09-30 21:43
GP services across Wales need to be boosted as more people suffer chronic disease, the chief medical officer warns in her annual report.

VIDEO: Can divided UK learn from Bavaria?

BBC - Tue, 2014-09-30 21:40
As many in the United Kingdom still find it difficult to see how more powers might be handed over to English regions, British MPs have been looking to Germany, as one example of a successful federal system.

Cancer service 'under huge pressure'

BBC - Tue, 2014-09-30 21:35
Medical experts warn that cancer services in Northern Ireland are under severe pressure amid health budget cuts and growing demand.

VIDEO: Top 50 FA Cup goals: Saints stun Man Utd

BBC - Tue, 2014-09-30 21:12
BBC Sport looks back at 50 iconic FA Cup goals in the build-up to the first round proper, which takes place in November.

VIDEO: Kurdish weapons 'no match' for IS

BBC - Tue, 2014-09-30 21:09
Clive Myrie reports from the Kurdish front line in Iraq where the Peshmerga are fighting IS with weapons they say are not up to the job.

Afghan troops killed in Kabul attack

BBC - Tue, 2014-09-30 21:01
At least seven Afghan soldiers are killed in a suicide bomb attack targeting a bus carrying troops in the capital, Kabul.

RAF strikes and PM's NHS pledge - front pages

BBC - Tue, 2014-09-30 20:52
The first RAF air strikes against Islamic State targets since Parliament approved military action in Iraq make front-page news.

Man City lack Champions League belief

BBC - Tue, 2014-09-30 20:52
Players and fans are still struggling to convince themselves they belong in Europe's elite, says chief football writer Phil McNulty.

Age ratings to start on music videos

BBC - Tue, 2014-09-30 20:52
By the end of the year, expect to see a 12, 15 or 18 on the music videos you watch online as an age rating scheme is introduced.

Kenya leader ICC delay rejected

BBC - Tue, 2014-09-30 20:20
The International Criminal Court (ICC) has rejected a request by Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta to postpone a hearing on 8 October.

Caver freed after 12-day ordeal

BBC - Tue, 2014-09-30 19:29
An injured Spanish caver who was trapped in a 400m deep cave in north-eastern Peru for 12 days has been rescued.

UK funds Ebola clinics in S Leone

BBC - Tue, 2014-09-30 19:04
Pilot triage clinics are being funded to help tackle the Ebola epidemic in Sierra Leone, UK officials say.

VIDEO: Modi and Obama pledge deeper ties

BBC - Tue, 2014-09-30 18:49
Indian Prime Minister Narenda Modi and US President Barack Obama are looking to expand economic ties following a meeting at the White House.

California mayor shot at home

BBC - Tue, 2014-09-30 17:45
Daniel Crespo, mayor of California suburb Bell Gardens, was shot dead and his wife taken into custody following an argument at the couple's home.

Inheritance changes come into force

BBC - Tue, 2014-09-30 17:37
Legal changes increasing the inheritance rights of people whose spouses or civil partners die without making a will come into force.
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