International News

Man City lack Champions League belief

BBC - Tue, 2014-09-30 20:52
Players and fans are still struggling to convince themselves they belong in Europe's elite, says chief football writer Phil McNulty.

Age ratings to start on music videos

BBC - Tue, 2014-09-30 20:52
By the end of the year, expect to see a 12, 15 or 18 on the music videos you watch online as age ratings are introduced.

Kenya leader ICC delay rejected

BBC - Tue, 2014-09-30 20:20
The International Criminal Court (ICC) has rejected a request by Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta to postpone a hearing on 8 October.

Cameron vow to protect NHS spending

BBC - Tue, 2014-09-30 20:10
David Cameron will vow to protect the NHS in England from cuts for five years in his closing speech to the Tory conference.

Armed man shared lift with Obama

BBC - Tue, 2014-09-30 19:05
US President Barack Obama rode in a lift with an armed security contractor who had assault convictions, in another security lapse, according to reports.

VIDEO: Modi and Obama pledge deeper ties

BBC - Tue, 2014-09-30 18:49
Indian Prime Minister Narenda Modi and US President Barack Obama are looking to expand economic ties following a meeting at the White House.

Inheritance changes come into force

BBC - Tue, 2014-09-30 17:37
Legal changes increasing the inheritance rights of people whose spouses or civil partners die without making a will come into force.

Mexico charges troops with homicide

BBC - Tue, 2014-09-30 16:49
Mexico's attorney general has charged three soldiers with murder during a shootout with 22 alleged gang members on 30 June.

Premiere for Spandau Ballet film

BBC - Tue, 2014-09-30 16:47
Eighties pop legends Spandau Ballet perform some of their greatest hits at the premiere of a film about their at times turbulent career.

New help for families of missing

BBC - Tue, 2014-09-30 16:42
A law that makes it easier to declare missing people dead comes into force in England and Wales on Wednesday after a long campaign.

Man charged over Oklahoma beheading

BBC - Tue, 2014-09-30 16:31
An Oklahoma man accused of beheading a female colleague after being fired from his job has been charged with first-degree murder.

Constance to launch SNP deputy bid

BBC - Tue, 2014-09-30 16:16
Scottish Youth Employment secretary Angela Constance is launching her bid to be SNP deputy leader with a focus on making the case for independence.

Fraternity culture and college rape

BBC - Tue, 2014-09-30 16:16
Are US fraternities doing enough to stop campus rape?

City phone calls need area code

BBC - Tue, 2014-09-30 16:15
Local landline calls in the Aberdeen area and four other UK cities now require the area code to be dialled under changes aimed at freeing up more numbers.

VIDEO: Windows 10 'brings back familiarity'

BBC - Tue, 2014-09-30 16:15
Microsoft has disclosed the first details of Windows 10 - its next operating system (OS).

Business booming for female comics

BBC - Tue, 2014-09-30 15:38
Female comics are enjoying a surge in popularity with audiences flocking to see acts including Miranda Hart and Sarah Millican, according to a set of new findings.

Tom and Jerry carries racism warning

BBC - Tue, 2014-09-30 15:37
Tom and Jerry cartoons on television are being accompanied by a warning that they may depict scenes of "racial prejudice".

Warning of university 'cold spots'

BBC - Tue, 2014-09-30 15:36
There are warnings that a lack of higher education in some parts of England could hamper the growth of local economies.

Connie Converse: The first singer-songwriter

BBC - Tue, 2014-09-30 15:22
The mystery of Connie Converse, the original singer-songwriter

The Iraqis who laugh at Islamic State

BBC - Tue, 2014-09-30 15:21
How Iraqis are using comedy to tackle fear of Islamic State