International News

Delays hit Mexico students inquiry

BBC - Mon, 2015-06-29 13:44
Investigators say they have been waiting for three months to interview Mexican soldiers over the disappearance last year of 43 students.

VIDEO: What threat does IS pose to UK?

BBC - Mon, 2015-06-29 13:41
David Cameron has announced what he called a "full-spectrum response" to the attack on British citizens at a resort in Tunisia on Friday.

Man Utd make £28.6m bid for Ramos

BBC - Mon, 2015-06-29 13:34
Manchester United make a £28.6m bid for Real Madrid defender Sergio Ramos, and believe the Spain international wants to leave.

Kvitova - Nerves and my new 'home'

BBC - Mon, 2015-06-29 13:30
Wimbledon champion Petra Kvitova on defending her title, life in the village - and why you don't get to keep the trophy for long.

Ex-footballer killed in Tunisia

BBC - Mon, 2015-06-29 13:16
A former Birmingham City footballer and his wife are among those killed in the Tunisian beach attack, the BBC understands.

Hatfield Colliery closure announced

BBC - Mon, 2015-06-29 12:53
One of the last three remaining deep coal mines in the UK is to be closed by the end of the week, with the loss of 430 jobs

Murray to start Wimbledon campaign

BBC - Mon, 2015-06-29 12:25
Andy Murray begins his bid to reclaim the Wimbledon title he won in 2013 against Mikhail Kukushkin on Tuesday.

VIDEO: Rarely seen Hepburn photos on show

BBC - Mon, 2015-06-29 11:47
A new Audrey Hepburn exhibition in London contains photos from the personal collection of her two sons.

Facebook opens first Africa HQ

BBC - Mon, 2015-06-29 11:30
Facebook opens its first headquarters in Africa as it looks to add to its existing 120 million users on the continent.

Puerto Rico 'can't pay $72bn debt'

BBC - Mon, 2015-06-29 11:28
Puerto Rico's governor says the US territory cannot pay its $72bn (£45bn) debt and is close to defaulting ahead of emergency talks with legislators.

NBC fires Trump over Mexico comments

BBC - Mon, 2015-06-29 11:26
US TV network NBC cuts ties with Donald Trump over "recent derogatory statements" made by the veteran businessman about Mexican immigrants.

Australia & NZ agree day-night Test

BBC - Mon, 2015-06-29 11:19
Australia and New Zealand will make history by playing cricket's first day-night Test in Adelaide, starting on 27 November.

Miles Jupp to host The News Quiz

BBC - Mon, 2015-06-29 11:17
Miles Jupp is to take over from Sandi Toksvig as the new host of BBC Radio 4's comedy show The News Quiz.

Hawking to lecture on black holes

BBC - Mon, 2015-06-29 11:17
Prof Stephen Hawking is to present this year's BBC Reith Lecture, with a talk on black holes.

Why Tunisia has been targeted

BBC - Mon, 2015-06-29 10:44
Following the 26 June attack in the Tunisian resort city of Sousse, the BBC's Aidan Lewis looks at the reasons why the country is vulnerable to attacks.

Olympic boss wants GB football side

BBC - Mon, 2015-06-29 10:21
British Olympic chiefs will campaign to bring back a GB team after England's historic run to the Women's World Cup semi-finals.

FBI investigating black church fires

BBC - Mon, 2015-06-29 10:07
A series of fires at African-American churches across the US south prompts the FBI to investigate whether the blazes are related.

US court blocks key pollution change

BBC - Mon, 2015-06-29 10:05
The US Supreme Court blocks a key government attempt to limit pollution from the country's power plants after industry challenges the changes.

Greek no vote 'would mean euro exit'

BBC - Mon, 2015-06-29 09:58
EU leaders warn Greeks that rejecting creditors' proposals in a referendum on Sunday would mean leaving the euro, as fears of a default grow.

Secret camera 'in toilet potpourri'

BBC - Mon, 2015-06-29 09:27
A former church minister and adviser to DUP MP David Simpson allegedly secretly filmed female colleagues using the toilet in the constituency office, a court has heard.