International News

What does America have for breakfast?

BBC - Thu, 2014-08-14 15:51
What does America have for breakfast?

VIDEO: How to form an orchestra in 10 days

BBC - Thu, 2014-08-14 15:46
Ten days to find an orchestra on Edinburgh's streets

Ebola crisis 'vastly underestimated'

BBC - Thu, 2014-08-14 15:45
The UN's health agency says the scale of the Ebola outbreak appears to be "vastly underestimated", as the death toll reaches 1,069.

VIDEO: Amelia Lily: 'I've found myself'

BBC - Thu, 2014-08-14 15:42
Former X Factor contestant Amelia Lily tells BBC News about her new music and how she has changed since being in the competition

Help for fishermen over Russian ban

BBC - Thu, 2014-08-14 15:34
UK Environment Secretary Elizabeth Truss promises her full support for Scotland's fishing industry in response to Russia's food export ban.

Minister's 'no' to fracking change

BBC - Thu, 2014-08-14 15:32
Scotland's energy minister opposes plans to make it easier for fracking companies to drill beneath residential areas.

Parade for Team Scotland athletes

BBC - Thu, 2014-08-14 15:30
The athletes who helped Team Scotland to its best ever medal haul at the 2014 Commonwealth Games will parade through host city Glasgow later.

Tesco tablets have data reset flaw

BBC - Thu, 2014-08-14 15:07
Hiding data by using a factory reset option does little to delete potentially sensitive information, suggest researchers.

VIDEO: Digital storytelling of the Somme

BBC - Thu, 2014-08-14 15:04
The tech turning you into a corporal in 1916

VIDEO: Keeping the lights on in Gaza

BBC - Thu, 2014-08-14 15:04
The BBC's Yolande Knell talks to the people trying to restore basic utilities in Gaza as a new five-day ceasefire with Israel continues.

The 30-year-old health billionaire

BBC - Thu, 2014-08-14 14:40
The self-made 30-year-old health care boss who's worth $4.5bn

Smartphone stress: Are you a victim?

BBC - Thu, 2014-08-14 14:29
Are we becoming victims of the 'always on' work culture?

Banana firm Chiquita spurns takeover

BBC - Thu, 2014-08-14 14:22
Banana firm Chiquita rejects a takeover bid by Brazil's Cutrale and Safra groups, saying it will stick to a plan to merge with Fyffes.

Aguero signs five-year Man City deal

BBC - Thu, 2014-08-14 12:55
Manchester City striker Sergio Aguero signs a new five-year contract, keeping him at the club until 2019.

Sharman wins European silver medal

BBC - Thu, 2014-08-14 12:23
Will Sharman secures Britain's eighth medal of the European Championships by taking silver in the 110m hurdles.

Rider critical after Ulster GP crash

BBC - Thu, 2014-08-14 12:14
A rider is in a criticial condition in hospital following a serious incident at the Ulster Grand Prix motorcycling event.

Williams 'had Parkinson's' at death

BBC - Thu, 2014-08-14 11:19
Robin Williams was suffering from the early stages of Parkinson's disease at the time of his death, his wife has said.

Obama: 'We broke north Iraq siege'

BBC - Thu, 2014-08-14 11:15
US President Barack Obama says US forces have "broken a siege" in north Iraq, to help rescue tens of thousands of people trapped on a mountain.

Colombia head backs medical cannabis

BBC - Thu, 2014-08-14 10:57
Colombian President Juan Manuel Santos says he is in favour of legalising marijuana for medical use, a measure due to be debated by lawmakers.

Gemili fastest into 200m final

BBC - Thu, 2014-08-14 10:53
Adam Gemili qualifies quickest for the 200m final with another impressive display at the European Championships in Zurich.