International News

VIDEO: Inside Libya: Living with fear

BBC - Tue, 2015-01-27 14:40
The BBC's Ian Pannell travelled to Libya's capital to discover a country now in the hands of militias.

Shetland celebrates Up Helly Aa

BBC - Tue, 2015-01-27 13:37
Shetland's spectacular annual Up Helly Aa fire festival, which celebrates its Viking heritage, is celebrated with the burning of a replica longship.

Mexico insists 43 students are dead

BBC - Tue, 2015-01-27 13:33
Mexico's attorney general insists that 43 students who disappeared four months ago were killed and their bodies burnt and disposed of.

Could you see your dog in the snow?

BBC - Tue, 2015-01-27 13:28
Charting snow depth in the US - using six dogs

Allenby maintains 'kidnap' claim

BBC - Tue, 2015-01-27 13:20
Golfer Robert Allenby says police are continuing to investigate his claim that he was kidnapped, robbed and beaten in Hawaii.

Chelsea 1-0 Liverpool (agg 2-1)

BBC - Tue, 2015-01-27 13:16
Chelsea reach the 2015 Capital One Cup final after Branislav Ivanovic's header earns a 2-1 aggregate win over Liverpool.

US museums consider London outpost

BBC - Tue, 2015-01-27 13:09
The world's largest museum and research institution could be heading for London as part of a multi-million dollar redevelopment of the 2012 Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park.

Apple earnings beat expectations

BBC - Tue, 2015-01-27 13:06
Apple reports first quarter earnings of $18bn and record iPhone sales of 74.5 million, beating investor expectations.

Spain charges priests with sex abuse

BBC - Tue, 2015-01-27 13:05
A judge in the southern Spanish city of Granada charges 10 Roman Catholic priests and two Catholic lay workers with child sex abuse.

City Link overtime 'will be paid'

BBC - Tue, 2015-01-27 13:04
City Link employees will receive overtime payments, according to Jon Moulton, the founder of the company which owns the collapsed parcel delivery firm.

Yahoo to spin-off Alibaba stake

BBC - Tue, 2015-01-27 12:44
Yahoo has announced a plan to spin-off its 15% stake in China's Alibaba Group and hand the business to its shareholders.

VIDEO: 'I didn't think anyone would read it'

BBC - Tue, 2015-01-27 12:16
Helen Macdonald wins the Costa Book Awards Book of the Year 2014 for her book H is for Hawk.

Cable aide quits over fracking vote

BBC - Tue, 2015-01-27 12:09
Lib Dem MP Tessa Munt resigns as a parliamentary aide to Business Secretary Vince Cable after voting against the government on fracking,

Armstrong is a scapegoat - McQuaid

BBC - Tue, 2015-01-27 12:05
Banned cyclist Lance Armstrong has been harshly treated, according to former world cycling chief Pat McQuaid.

H is for Hawk wins Costa book prize

BBC - Tue, 2015-01-27 11:55
The winner of the Costa Book Award 2014 is announced at a ceremony in London.

South Africa 1-2 Ghana

BBC - Tue, 2015-01-27 11:31
Andre Ayew scores late on to take Ghana into the Africa Cup of Nations quarter-finals while South Africa go out.

Why Latin America should not squander the China boom

BBC - Tue, 2015-01-27 11:28
Kevin P Gallagher argues that Latin American countries have done well by China, but need to consolidate the gains and mitigate the new risks that come with engaging with the world's most dynamic economy.

Earthquake felt in mid-Hampshire

BBC - Tue, 2015-01-27 11:26
An earthquake with a magnitude of 2.9 is recorded in Hampshire, the British Geological Survey confirms.

VIDEO: Remembering Auschwitz - 70 years on

BBC - Tue, 2015-01-27 11:21
Some of those who survived Auschwitz have gathered there for a commemoration 70 years after the camp was liberated by Soviet troops.

India's illegal market for blood

BBC - Tue, 2015-01-27 11:08
The desperate patients in India turning to illegal blood donors

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