International News

Asda van crashes into bus stop queue

BBC - Wed, 2015-01-28 07:02
A supermarket delivery van ploughs into a bus stop injuring three people, one of them seriously.

Pembs chief dispute 'cost £150,000'

BBC - Wed, 2015-01-28 07:01
Pembrokeshire council spent more than £150,000 in legal fees over Bryn Parry-Jones dispute, claims councillor.

Your pictures: City skylines

BBC - Wed, 2015-01-28 06:50
Readers' photos on the theme of "city skylines"

FGM jurors told to look past 'horror'

BBC - Wed, 2015-01-28 06:36
Jurors in the trial of a British doctor accused of performing female genital mutilation are urged not to let their "horror" of the practice colour their judgment.

Scottish fracking block announced

BBC - Wed, 2015-01-28 06:24
The Scottish government announces a block on planned fracking operations, pending the outcome of further inquiries.

Cameroon v Ivory Coast

BBC - Wed, 2015-01-28 06:11
Preview followed by live coverage of Wednesday's Africa Cup of Nations game between Cameroon and Ivory Coast.

Scaffolding collapses into street

BBC - Wed, 2015-01-28 06:10
Two women are injured when scaffolding collapses in a Leicester city centre street, leaving one of them trapped.

VIDEO: What is the wind chill factor?

BBC - Wed, 2015-01-28 06:07
BBC Weather's Peter Gibbs explains the science of wind chill.

Ambulance strike to go ahead in NI

BBC - Wed, 2015-01-28 05:55
A planned strike by some ambulance workers and other NHS staff in Northern Ireland is set to go ahead on Thursday.

AI will not kill us, says Microsoft

BBC - Wed, 2015-01-28 05:54
The chief of Microsoft's research division says he does not believe artificial intelligence systems are going to wipe out humankind.

Why can’t we sue negligent police?

BBC - Wed, 2015-01-28 05:52
Should the police be immune from being taken to court for negligence - even when they have admitted making mistakes?

Suicide attack against Mali Tuaregs

BBC - Wed, 2015-01-28 05:48
Suicide bombers and armed attackers kill about a dozen people in an assault on Tuareg rebel positions in northern Mali, security sources say.

VIDEO: City of snipers: BBC goes inside Benghazi

BBC - Wed, 2015-01-28 05:41
The BBC's Feras Killani reports from Benghazi, where pro-government forces have been fighting Jihadist militants.

Ronaldo gets two-match ban after red

BBC - Wed, 2015-01-28 05:34
Real Madrid's Cristiano Ronaldo is given a two-match ban following his red card in the win over Cordoba on Saturday.

Rapist Evans claims 'fresh evidence'

BBC - Wed, 2015-01-28 05:30
Convicted rapist Ched Evans says he has "fresh evidence" to back his claim that he was the victim of a miscarriage of justice.

In pictures: Destruction in Kobane

BBC - Wed, 2015-01-28 05:23
Devastation caused by fighting in Syrian town

New German protest group leader quits

BBC - Wed, 2015-01-28 05:19
The new leader of Germany's controversial anti-Islamisation group Pegida, Kathrin Oertel, resigns a week after her predecessor.

'Hated' eBay buggy sells for £325

BBC - Wed, 2015-01-28 05:14
A used buggy listed for sale by a father who said it signified the end of his "happy carefree life" sells for £325.

'Mystery' beavers permitted to stay

BBC - Wed, 2015-01-28 05:10
A family of beavers mysteriously reintroduced to the River Otter in Devon will be allowed to remain living in the wild, Natural England decides.

Fighting for the spoils of Libya's revolution

BBC - Wed, 2015-01-28 05:05
Libya's perilously thin semblance of normality