International News

Spain scraps tighter abortion law

BBC - Tue, 2014-09-23 08:49
Spanish PM Mariano Rajoy drops plans to limit abortion to cases of rape or where the mother's health is at serious risk.

Alice suspect 'made weapon to kill'

BBC - Tue, 2014-09-23 08:46
The prime suspect in the investigation to find Alice Gross murdered his wife with homemade weapons, court documents reveal.

Ebola death rates 70% - WHO study

BBC - Tue, 2014-09-23 08:45
New figures suggest 70% of those infected in West Africa have died, higher than previously reported.

DJ Travis guilty of indecent assault

BBC - Tue, 2014-09-23 08:41
Former Radio 1 DJ Dave Lee Travis is convicted of one count of indecent assault in 1995 but cleared of two further charges.

Scotland 'the winner' after vote

BBC - Tue, 2014-09-23 08:41
Scottish First Minister Alex Salmond says "all of Scotland will emerge as the winner" following the vote against independence.

Miliband £2.5bn pledge 'to save NHS'

BBC - Tue, 2014-09-23 08:27
Ed Miliband tells the Labour conference he wants to recruit 36,000 NHS doctors, nurses and other health staff - partly funded by a tax on tobacco firms and expensive homes.

Nigeria MPs fury at 'cash arms deal'

BBC - Tue, 2014-09-23 08:14
About 50 Nigerian MPs storm out of parliament after a motion to discuss an alleged $9.3m cash arms deal in South Africa was blocked.

M4 junction closure costs £1.3m

BBC - Tue, 2014-09-23 08:14
Closing an M4 motorway slip road at peak times in Neath Port Talbot since August has cost £1.3m.

Kidnapped reporter freed in Somalia

BBC - Tue, 2014-09-23 08:11
Journalist Michael Scott Moore, a dual US and German citizen, is released after nearly three years in captivity in Somalia, officials say.

Anfield stadium expansion approved

BBC - Tue, 2014-09-23 07:58
Liverpool FC is given permission to increase Anfield's capacity from 45,000 to about 59,000 as part of a £100m expansion plan.

Cameron in UN talks over IS action

BBC - Tue, 2014-09-23 07:47
David Cameron is holding talks at the UN to see "what more the UK can do" to help international efforts "to tackle the threat we all face" from Islamic State.

How would a mansion tax work?

BBC - Tue, 2014-09-23 07:38
How would it work and who would be affected?

Australian 'terror suspect' killed

BBC - Tue, 2014-09-23 07:25
A teenager said to have made threats to Australian PM Tony Abbott is shot dead after stabbing two police in Melbourne, reports say.

Wiggins's form 'better than ever'

BBC - Tue, 2014-09-23 07:19
Olympic champion Sir Bradley Wiggins says his form is "better than ever" as he targets a first world time trial title.

Ofsted rejects claims of tip-offs

BBC - Tue, 2014-09-23 07:16
An Ofsted investigation rejects claims academies had unfair warnings of inspections, but says an email with a schedule had been mistakenly sent.

Four Mobo nominations for Sam Smith

BBC - Tue, 2014-09-23 07:12
Sam Smith and Krept & Konan lead the way with four nominations each for this year's Mobo Awards.

VIDEO: 'I met somebody called Elizabeth'

BBC - Tue, 2014-09-23 07:03
Ed Miliband's speech is peppered with references to people he has met recently, including apprentice Elizabeth.

Doubt over RVH child heart surgery

BBC - Tue, 2014-09-23 06:57
The future of children's cardiac surgery at Belfast's Royal Victoria Hospital is in serious doubt, as outgoing Health Minister Edwin Poots reveals an expert review has recommended the service moves to Dublin.

VIDEO: 'Mass murder': Survivors describe boat horror

BBC - Tue, 2014-09-23 06:49
Three Palestinian survivors of a refugee boat sinking have told the BBC they saw people smugglers deliberately ram the boat, and then chop the hands off those who clung to the sides of the vessel.

Bin Laden son-in-law jailed for life

BBC - Tue, 2014-09-23 06:46
Osama Bin Laden's son-in-law, who was an al-Qaeda spokesman, is sentenced to life in prison for terrorism-related charges in New York.
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