International News

Why my own father would have let IS kill me

BBC - Wed, 2015-07-22 15:20
My own father would have let IS throw me off a building

UK car production at 'seven-year high'

BBC - Wed, 2015-07-22 15:04
UK car production hit a seven-year high in the first half of the year, the industry's trade body has said.

Are you a 'disruptive talent'?

BBC - Wed, 2015-07-22 15:01
Why Sir Richard says firms should hire more rule breakers

Wenger 'panics' about retiring

BBC - Wed, 2015-07-22 14:59
Arsene Wenger says the thought of retirement makes him panic as he prepares for a 20th season as Arsenal boss.

Chile: judge reopens burning case

BBC - Wed, 2015-07-22 14:34
A judge in Chile questions seven former military officers accused over a fire attack on two students in 1986 during the government of General Pinochet.

Bland 'spoke of previous suicide bid'

BBC - Wed, 2015-07-22 14:30
A US woman who died in police custody told a prison guard she previously attempted suicide, according to the sheriff in Texas.

New York backs down in Uber fight

BBC - Wed, 2015-07-22 14:24
New York City has backed down in a row with taxi hailing app Uber, dropping plans to limit the number of cars it operates in the City.

Many die in northern Nigeria attacks

BBC - Wed, 2015-07-22 14:20
Dozens are killed after bombs hit two bus stations in Nigeria's northern city of Gombe, according to witnesses and officials.

VIDEO: Soyuz spacecraft blasts off for ISS

BBC - Wed, 2015-07-22 14:17
A Russian Soyuz rocket carrying three crew members to the International Space Station blasts off from the Baikonur Cosmodrome in Kazakhstan.

Farage challenges Labour rivals on EU

BBC - Wed, 2015-07-22 13:41
UKIP leader Nigel Farage challenges Labour's leadership contenders to say whether they would ever consider EU withdrawal.

NY state to raise fast food pay

BBC - Wed, 2015-07-22 13:33
New York state fast food workers' wages will eventually rise to $15 (£9.60) an hour, after a state wage board unanimously recommended the increase.

Charleston shooting 'a hate crime'

BBC - Wed, 2015-07-22 13:15
The man accused of killing nine black churchgoers in Charleston faces dozens of federal charges, including hate crimes.

Stjarnan 1-4 Celtic (agg 1-6)

BBC - Wed, 2015-07-22 13:11
Celtic recover from conceding an early goal to beat Stjarnan and set up a Champions League tie against Qarabag.

Liverpool seal £32.5m Benteke move

BBC - Wed, 2015-07-22 12:27
Liverpool sign striker Christian Benteke from Aston Villa for £32.5m to take their number of summer arrivals to seven.

Guantanamo end plan 'nearly complete'

BBC - Wed, 2015-07-22 11:56
The White House is in the "final stages" of drafting a plan to close the controversial US military prison Guantanamo Bay, a spokesman says.

Trump to visit US-Mexico border

BBC - Wed, 2015-07-22 11:47
US presidential candidate Donald Trump is to visit the border with Mexico on Thursday after making illegal immigration the focus of his campaign.

Robson to enter US Open main draw

BBC - Wed, 2015-07-22 11:30
British number two Laura Robson enters the main draw of next month's US Open courtesy of her protected ranking.

PM to chair key Heathrow committee

BBC - Wed, 2015-07-22 10:51
Campaigners against Heathrow expansion accuse PM David Cameron of "excluding" critics from a cabinet committee which will decide whether to back a new runway.

Aussies 'happy' about Pietersen snub

BBC - Wed, 2015-07-22 10:28
Australia's players are "very happy" that Kevin Pietersen is not playing for England, says his former county captain.

Better method for building with DNA

BBC - Wed, 2015-07-22 09:59
Scientists come up with an improved method for building tiny 3D structures out of strands of DNA.