International News

Claudia murder suspect still quizzed

BBC - Tue, 2015-03-24 00:26
Police continue to question a man on suspicion of murdering missing York chef Claudia Lawrence.

Angelina Jolie has ovaries removed

BBC - Tue, 2015-03-24 00:19
Actress Angelina Jolie has her ovaries and fallopian tubes removed as a preventative measure against cancer.

Israel denies spying on Iran talks

BBC - Tue, 2015-03-24 00:16
Israel denies a report that it spied on nuclear talks between the US and Iran in order to build a case against a deal.

Tesco faces legal action in the UK

BBC - Tue, 2015-03-24 00:13
Tesco is facing potential legal action from UK institutional shareholders following its accounting scandal.

Clarke weighs up Gerrard address

BBC - Tue, 2015-03-24 00:10
Ryder Cup captain Darren Clarke is considering asking Liverpool's Steven Gerrard to speak to his European side at Hazeltine.

VIDEO: How to beat the housing crisis

BBC - Tue, 2015-03-24 00:07
BBC's Newsbeat meets two first-time buyers who have teamed up in a bid to beat the housing crisis.

Coalition deal 'led to heart attack'

BBC - Mon, 2015-03-23 23:06
Former First Minister Rhodri Morgan admits the stress of coalition negotiations with Plaid Cymru after the 2007 assembly election "could have been fatal" as he suffered a heart attack.

No doping crisis, say sprint stars

BBC - Mon, 2015-03-23 22:39
British sprinters Dina Asher-Smith and Richard Kilty deny athletics is in crisis after a winter of doping headlines.

Critical care building delayed again

BBC - Mon, 2015-03-23 22:35
The BBC understands the opening of Northern Ireland's new £150m critical care building has been delayed for a third time.

Three executed over Kunming attack

BBC - Mon, 2015-03-23 22:31
Three men convicted of involvement in the Kunming knife attack that left 31 people dead have been executed, a court in China says.

Big rise in solar energy use predicted

BBC - Mon, 2015-03-23 22:26
Solar energy could provide up to 4% of the UK's electricity by the end of the decade, the government forecasts.

'Radical' schools change on agenda

BBC - Mon, 2015-03-23 22:23
A radical school shake-up is debated in Powys, with 120 schools having closed in Wales over the last few years as councils tackle changing pupil numbers.

Ennis-Hill to return after two years

BBC - Mon, 2015-03-23 22:19
Olympic gold medallist Jessica Ennis-Hill is poised to return to action for the first time since giving birth to her son.

VIDEO: The front line in battle for Tikrit

BBC - Mon, 2015-03-23 22:19
In Iraq, coalition aircraft have joined the effort to regain control of Tikrit from Islamic State forces, as Jonathan Beale reports.

Funeral for car crash grandmother

BBC - Mon, 2015-03-23 22:16
A service for Margaret Elizabeth Challis, from Merthyr Tydfil, is taking place at Georgetown Chapel on Tuesday.

Gove defends PM's third-term comments

BBC - Mon, 2015-03-23 22:16
The Conservative chief whip defends David Cameron after the prime minister told the BBC he would not serve a third term if the Conservatives remained in government.

India court scraps online arrest law

BBC - Mon, 2015-03-23 21:50
India's Supreme Court strikes down a controversial law which allows police to arrest people for comments made online and on social media.

Libya 'security threat' to UK say MPs

BBC - Mon, 2015-03-23 21:35
Libya's collapse since the overthrow of Colonel Gaddafi has turned it into a potential security threat to the UK, the Foreign Affairs Committee says.

Funeral for footballer Dave Mackay

BBC - Mon, 2015-03-23 21:25
Footballers past and present are expected to attend the funeral of former Hearts, Tottenham and Scotland captain Dave Mackay today.

Return to Iwo Jima 70 years on

BBC - Mon, 2015-03-23 21:09
Return to Iwo Jima 70 years on