International News

Bill Cosby Netflix special postponed

BBC - Wed, 2014-11-19 00:23
Streaming service Netflix postpones a Bill Cosby stand-up special after another woman accuses the veteran comedian of sexually assaulting her.

Abuse council's 'serious failures'

BBC - Wed, 2014-11-19 00:21
"Widespread or serious failures" at Rotherham Council are leaving young people at risk of harm, Ofsted warns.

VIDEO: Fines plan over Japanese Knotweed

BBC - Wed, 2014-11-19 00:15
Failing to control the spread of Japanese Knotweed could result in an anti-social behaviour order and a fine of up to £2500.

UKIP denies EU deportation plans

BBC - Wed, 2014-11-19 00:12
UKIP says any EU citizens in the UK legally would be able to stay if the UK left the union - after claims its Rochester candidate had suggested they would only be able to do so for a "transitional period".

VIDEO: Couple 'fined' over bad hotel review

BBC - Wed, 2014-11-19 00:09
A couple have been "fined" £100 for posting a review on Trip Advisor, describing the Broadway Hotel as a "rotten stinking hovel".

Israel demolishes attacker's home

BBC - Wed, 2014-11-19 00:09
Israel's military destroys the home of a Palestinian who attacked a tram stop last month, a day after an attack on a synagogue kills five Israelis.

VIDEO: Guru supporters clash with police

BBC - Tue, 2014-11-18 23:54
Police in India's Haryana state are continuing an operation to arrest a Hindu guru, after nearly 200 people were injured in clashes at his ashram on Tuesday.

Rugby World Cup boost for Cardiff

BBC - Tue, 2014-11-18 23:46
Cardiff will receive an estimated £316m boost when it plays host to the Rugby World Cup in 2015, a new economic impact report has found.

VIDEO: 30-yard strike flies in for Concord

BBC - Tue, 2014-11-18 23:43
Watch Jordan Chiedozie's spectacular 30-yard strike for Concord Rangers against Mansfield in the first round of the FA Cup.

Nadal to return in the new year

BBC - Tue, 2014-11-18 23:11
Rafael Nadal says he will return to tennis on 1 January and that his goal is to compete for the Australian Open title.

Asbos for failure to control knotweed

BBC - Tue, 2014-11-18 23:09
Anti-social behaviour orders and fines will be issued to people who fail to control the spread of invasive non-native plants such as Japanese Knotweed, the government says.

VIDEO: Snow causes chaos in parts of US

BBC - Tue, 2014-11-18 22:55
Extreme cold weather is gripping large parts of the United States, with temperatures of freezing or below recorded in all 50 states.

Call for probe into MLA rent money

BBC - Tue, 2014-11-18 22:52
The former chairman of a Westminster standards watchdog calls for an investigation into societies that receive public money in rent from MLAs for their constituency offices.

Competition hits Royal Mail profits

BBC - Tue, 2014-11-18 22:45
Royal Mail reports a fall in half-year profits, with the company feeling the impact of competition from new parcel delivery rivals.

Bankrupt keeper James's items sold

BBC - Tue, 2014-11-18 22:42
Former England goalkeeper David James' football memorabilia is auctioned off after the star went bankrupt.

Transgender issues minister 'needed'

BBC - Tue, 2014-11-18 22:26
A minister should be given specific responsibility for transgender issues in Wales, the Welsh Liberal Democrat leader says.

ANZ bank suspends seven traders

BBC - Tue, 2014-11-18 22:21
ANZ, one of Australia's biggest banks, has suspended seven traders as part of an inquiry into potential interest-rate rigging.

Man dies in property fire in Rhyl

BBC - Tue, 2014-11-18 22:11
A joint investigation by North Wales Fire Service and North Wales Police is under way after a man died in a fire at property in Rhyl on Wednesday.

England apologise for anti-IRA chant

BBC - Tue, 2014-11-18 22:07
The FA ask the official England band to stop playing during the friendly with Scotland because of anti-IRA chanting.

Brian Cox creates pioneering 3D show

BBC - Tue, 2014-11-18 22:03
TV physicist Brian Cox and the visual effects team behind Gravity are to create a new 3D live show using a cutting-edge augmented reality system.