International News

Criminals 'drive up UK house prices'

BBC - Fri, 2015-07-24 16:42
Foreign criminals are laundering billions of pounds by purchasing expensive UK properties, pushing up house prices, the National Crime Agency says.

Steam trains on Borders Railway

BBC - Fri, 2015-07-24 16:14
The first steam trains will run along the new Borders Railway in September, ScotRail confirms

VIDEO: Fireworks factory blasts kill six

BBC - Fri, 2015-07-24 15:58
A series of explosions at a fireworks factory in southern Italy leave at least six people dead.

Will Indians have to pay for WhatsApp?

BBC - Fri, 2015-07-24 15:52
A report by India's telecom department raises hackles over fears that services like WhatsApp will no longer be free.

I am still world number one - Bolt

BBC - Fri, 2015-07-24 15:50
Usain Bolt says he is "ready to win" at next month's World Championships after securing victory at the Anniversary Games.

Can the Middle East tackle Islamist militancy?

BBC - Fri, 2015-07-24 15:46
Saudi Arabia is trying to fight a version of jihadism while being home to another form of radical Islam, says Magdi Abdelhadi.

Chris Froome and the French

BBC - Fri, 2015-07-24 15:41
What do the French really think of Tour de France leader, Britain's Chris Froome, who has faced allegations of doping?

Laundered cash and loan deals 'to end'

BBC - Fri, 2015-07-24 15:39
Financial matters are a focus for the front pages with stories about criminals laundering cash through house purchases, the end of cheap mortgage deals, and bank security.

Susiya: Palestinian West Bank village faces bleak end

BBC - Fri, 2015-07-24 15:32
Palestinian village faces demolition for third time

Iberian lynx returns to Spain from verge of extinction

BBC - Fri, 2015-07-24 15:27
Hard work saves Spanish lynx from extinction

A cry for help after five days of 'terror'

BBC - Fri, 2015-07-24 15:23
A cry for help after five days of 'terror'

VIDEO: Could this airbase swing anti-IS fight?

BBC - Fri, 2015-07-24 13:35
The significance of the Incirlik air base in southern Turkey explained, as Turkey says it will allow the US to use the base to launch airstrikes against IS.

Facing the future at the IMF

BBC - Fri, 2015-07-24 13:31
Facing the future at the IMF

Barca 'fight' Premier League exodus

BBC - Fri, 2015-07-24 13:30
Barcelona will "fight" to stop the best players joining the Premier League when the new TV deal starts, says their president.

VIDEO: Celebrity Masterchef winner crowned

BBC - Fri, 2015-07-24 13:26
Kimberley Wyatt, Rylan Clarke and Sam Nixon battle for the title in Friday's Celebrity Masterchef final.

See inside Versace's designer flats

BBC - Fri, 2015-07-24 13:20
The UK's first Versace-branded flats go on sale

Farah roared on to London victory

BBC - Fri, 2015-07-24 13:19
Britain's double Olympic champion Mo Farah receives a rousing reception as he wins the 3,000m at the London 2012 Anniversary Games.

What I saved from the rubble

BBC - Fri, 2015-07-24 13:04
What one item would you save in an earthquake?

Shareholder power 'hitting growth'

BBC - Fri, 2015-07-24 13:00
The Bank of England's chief economist has expressed concern that shareholders' power is holding back economic growth.

Bolt wins 100m at Anniversary Games

BBC - Fri, 2015-07-24 12:46
Usain Bolt twice dips below 10 seconds at the Anniversary Games to win the men's 100m in 9.87 seconds.