International News

U's debut eclipses Bayern - Chadwick

BBC - Thu, 2014-03-20 02:38
Luke Chadwick says his debut for Cambridge United was bigger than facing Bayern Munich for Manchester United.

Bus lane woman wants officers sacked

BBC - Thu, 2014-03-20 02:37
A Londonderry woman, who was captured on camera being left in a bus lay-by by two police officers while incapacitated, has called for the officers to be sacked.

VIDEO: Students invade Taiwan parliament

BBC - Thu, 2014-03-20 02:12
Hundreds of students and activists opposed to a trade deal with China occupy Taiwan's parliament.

Claudia appeal response 'amazing'

BBC - Thu, 2014-03-20 02:10
The father of missing Claudia Lawrence says he was "totally amazed" by the response to a Crimewatch appeal.

Drink curb 'could cut child suicide'

BBC - Thu, 2014-03-20 02:08
Setting a minimum price for alcohol could reduce child suicides in Wales, an inquiry into the problem says.

Venezuelan opposition mayor detained

BBC - Thu, 2014-03-20 02:05
San Cristobal Mayor Daniel Ceballos is arrested on charges of inciting violence in the Venezuelan city from which anti-government protests spread.

Mulberry boss quits after profit slump

BBC - Thu, 2014-03-20 01:48
Mulberry chief executive Bruno Guillon quits following a profit warning at the luxury handbag firm.

A hidden cost of Osborne's pension reform?

BBC - Thu, 2014-03-20 01:33
A hidden cost of Osborne's pension reform?

'Nine killed' in Turkey train crash

BBC - Thu, 2014-03-20 01:31
At least nine people are killed and five injured after a passenger train crashes into a minibus carrying people to work in Turkey, local media say.

Ten policemen die in Afghan attack

BBC - Thu, 2014-03-20 01:29
At least 18 people killed as gun battles follow a car bomb attack by Taliban fighters on a city in eastern Afghanistan ahead of elections.

Fifa steps up World Cup investigation

BBC - Thu, 2014-03-20 01:28
Fifa's chief investigator, who is examining claims of wrongdoing, is to interview all 12 current members of the executive committee.

Meeting the real bionic man

BBC - Thu, 2014-03-20 01:25
How to manufacture limbs that work as well as real ones

Next annual profit jumps by 12%

BBC - Thu, 2014-03-20 01:17
Next reports a 12% increase in profits for the last year to £695m, and is poised to overtake earnings at M&S for the first time.

Hitachi to move rail business to UK

BBC - Thu, 2014-03-20 01:09
Japanese electronics firm Hitachi - the manufacturer of the first bullet trains - announces it will move its global rail business from Japan to the United Kingdom.

Strictly to receive special Bafta

BBC - Thu, 2014-03-20 01:03
Celebrity ballroom show Strictly Come Dancing is to receive a special Bafta award to recognise the show's "outstanding creative and technical" achievements.

Asian shares fall on Fed worries

BBC - Thu, 2014-03-20 00:34
Asian markets fall after the Federal Reserve hints that it could raise rates as soon as 2015, on possible further US economic recovery.

Murder inquiry 'new CCTV important'

BBC - Thu, 2014-03-20 00:30
Detectives investigating the murder of a man have released CCTV footage of "massive importance" to the inquiry.

VIDEO: Osborne: 'Long term economic plan'

BBC - Thu, 2014-03-20 00:18
The Chancellor George Osborne has defended the budget saying that it is part of a long term economic plan for the country.

Indian author Khushwant Singh dead

BBC - Thu, 2014-03-20 00:07
Indian novelist and journalist Khushwant Singh, who wrote Train to Pakistan, has died aged 99, his family says.

Many students 'live in poor houses'

BBC - Wed, 2014-03-19 23:57
The National Union of Students says maggots and mould are some of the biggest problems in student housing and need tackling.

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