International News

VIDEO: New dinosaur 'may be in T-Rex family'

BBC - Sat, 2014-10-18 08:59
Scientists think that a newly discovered species of dinosaur, whose remains were found after 20 years of excavation in Venezuela, maybe related to the Tyrannosaurus Rex.

Iraq MPs complete anti-IS government

BBC - Sat, 2014-10-18 08:37
Iraqi MPs approve new defence and interior ministers after weeks of delay, completing a unity cabinet as the government battles IS militants.

Teacher's £15k bill as mobile stolen

BBC - Sat, 2014-10-18 08:31
A teacher says he is facing financial ruin after Vodafone insisted he pay a £15,000 bill run up when thieves stole his mobile phone in Barcelona.

Glasgow 37-10 Bath

BBC - Sat, 2014-10-18 08:11
Glasgow Warriors open their European Champions Cup campaign in style, running in five tries against Bath at Scotstoun.

Nepal disaster toll rises to 39

BBC - Sat, 2014-10-18 07:23
Snowstorms and avalanches are now known to have killed 39 trekkers on a popular Nepali route in the Himalayas, after a fourth day of searches.

VIDEO: Haines's brother: 'Come together'

BBC - Sat, 2014-10-18 07:07
The brother of murdered aid worker David Haines calls for communities to come closer together to "fight evil".

Jeremy Clarkson caught speeding

BBC - Sat, 2014-10-18 07:00
BBC Top Gear presenter Jeremy Clarkson says he will have points on his licence for the first time in 30 years after he was caught speeding.

VIDEO: Obama: 'Don't give in to hysteria'

BBC - Sat, 2014-10-18 05:34
President Obama has told Americans there must not be hysteria in response to the Ebola outbreak.

Sierra Leone revamps Ebola response

BBC - Sat, 2014-10-18 05:25
Sierra Leone's president announces a shake-up of the body in charge of fighting Ebola in the country, putting the defence ministry in charge.

Cardiff City 2-1 Nottingham Forest

BBC - Sat, 2014-10-18 05:22
Russell Slade wins his first game as Cardiff boss as Federico Macheda and Peter Whittingham secure victory over Nottingham Forest.

S Korea concert planner found dead

BBC - Sat, 2014-10-18 05:12
A South Korean man involved in planning a concert in which at least 16 people were killed has been found dead in an apparent suicide, police say.

Abuse scandal boss given £40k payout

BBC - Sat, 2014-10-18 05:11
Rotherham Council's director of children's services was paid £40,000 to leave in the wake of the child sex abuse scandal, it is revealed.

Terrified victims of Thai trafficking face uncertain future

BBC - Sat, 2014-10-18 03:34
The Bangladeshi slaves rescued from jungle in Thailand

New massacre reported in DR Congo

BBC - Sat, 2014-10-18 03:02
Militants kill at least 20 people, said to be mostly women and children, in the second massacre in two days near the DR Congo town of Beni.

VIDEO: Sad plight of UK slavery victims

BBC - Sat, 2014-10-18 01:53
It is a global criminal industry that is invisible to most, but in the UK many people are forced to work without rights and without pay.

VIDEO: Saving warship surviving from WW1

BBC - Sat, 2014-10-18 01:14
HMS Caroline, a warship from World War One, is to be turned into a museum after receiving more than £11 million from the Heritage Lottery Fund.

VIDEO: Counting the cost of learning to drive

BBC - Sat, 2014-10-18 00:54
Learning to drive can be a tricky hurdle to overcome no matter however old you are, but for many young drivers the financial cost can be a particular challenge.

VIDEO: Obama's card 'declined' at restaurant

BBC - Sat, 2014-10-18 00:32
President Barack Obama's credit card was declined at a restaurant in New York City last month, he said.

VIDEO: Top secret space plane lands in US

BBC - Sat, 2014-10-18 00:07
A unmanned US plane on a top-secret, two-year mission to space has returned to Earth and landed in California.

Miliband, Ebola and footballer debate - the papers

BBC - Fri, 2014-10-17 21:03
Labour leader Ed Miliband, the Ebola crisis and the fate of footballer Ched Evans are some of the main topics tackled by Saturday's papers.