International News

Britain has 'hidden' £3.5bn art trove

BBC - 12 hours 7 min ago
The government owns art worth at least £3.5bn, but only a tiny fraction is on display, a pressure group claims.

Authors unite to raise refugee funds

BBC - 12 hours 7 min ago
A campaign set up by children's author Patrick Ness to raise funds for Syrian refugees raises more than £150,000 in 24 hours.

Man Utd 'lack transfer experience'

BBC - 12 hours 15 min ago
Man Utd's "inexperience" in the transfer market led to the collapse of David De Gea's move, says Real Madrid's president.

VIDEO: Inside Budapest's Keleti station

BBC - 12 hours 49 min ago
The BBC's Ben Brown reports from inside Budapest's Keleti station were migrants are staying in the hope of taking trains from Hungary to other parts of Europe.

Fears missing teen met man online

BBC - Thu, 2015-09-03 23:53
Police search for a missing 14-year-old girl who is believed to have left home to meet a man she "thinks she is love in with" that she met online.

Bwin accepts £1.1bn GVC takeover bid

BBC - Thu, 2015-09-03 23:48
Online betting company Bwin accepts a £1.1bn takeover bid from GVC, in preference to a rival offer from 888.

VIDEO: Uber faces backlash in South Africa

BBC - Thu, 2015-09-03 23:20
Car hire app Uber has been the target of protests and legal action by taxi drivers around the world, but is now making inroads into Africa.

Hints of compromise at climate talks

BBC - Thu, 2015-09-03 23:10
Rich nations at UN climate talks are said to be edging towards a compromise on the thorny issue of loss and damage.

Friday's gossip column

BBC - Thu, 2015-09-03 22:56
David De Gea to be given a fresh start at Man Utd, Paul Merson says Arsenal fans will feel cheated this summer, plus more.

Fans can get carried away - Coleman

BBC - Thu, 2015-09-03 22:31
Manager Chris Coleman urges Wales fans to get excited, but says he and his players will not until they qualify for Euro 2016.

Hinkley Point nuclear plant delayed

BBC - Thu, 2015-09-03 22:16
Energy giant EDF has admitted that construction of Britain's first new nuclear power plant in decades has been delayed.

Autistic boy's stolen lawn replaced

BBC - Thu, 2015-09-03 21:31
A five-year-old autistic boy left "devastated and sobbing" after thieves stole a £1,000 artificial lawn from his sensory garden is helped out by a charity.

VIDEO: Volunteers help migrants in Munich

BBC - Thu, 2015-09-03 20:48
As thousands of migrants make their way north through Europe, the destination for many will be Germany.

Army 'cracking down' on harassment

BBC - Thu, 2015-09-03 20:22
The head of the Army says he is bringing in a new code of conduct to crack down on bullying and sexual harassment.

Police cars given to civilian staff

BBC - Thu, 2015-09-03 20:10
Seven English police forces have given company cars with blue lights and sirens to senior civilian staff not trained to use them, the BBC learns.

Hungary migrant standoff continues

BBC - Thu, 2015-09-03 19:39
A tense standoff on a migrant train near Budapest continues, as Hungarian MPs prepare for a key vote and fresh European crisis talks are scheduled.

Joe Biden: No idea if I will run

BBC - Thu, 2015-09-03 18:53
US Vice President Joe Biden says he "just does not know" if he has the "emotional energy" to run for president.

Britain set to accept more refugees

BBC - Thu, 2015-09-03 18:51
David Cameron is expected to announce plans later to increase the number of refugees being allowed into the UK, offering hope to people in Syrian border camps.

Pope pops out to buy new glasses

BBC - Thu, 2015-09-03 18:24
Pope Francis draws crowds for an unusual reason - after slipping out of the Vatican to buy new glasses from a Rome optician.

VIDEO: Mother gives birth to own grandchild

BBC - Thu, 2015-09-03 18:23
A 51-year-old woman in the US has been talking about how she gave birth to her own granddaughter.