International News

Teen obesity 'link to bowel cancer'

BBC - Mon, 2015-05-25 15:07
Being overweight or obese in adolescence is linked to a greater risk of bowel cancer later in life, a study suggests.

Will truckers lose out to software?

BBC - Mon, 2015-05-25 15:03
Is the lorry driver of the future a piece of software?

VIDEO: My cerebral palsy story - in animation

BBC - Mon, 2015-05-25 15:02
Bristol schoolgirl Tegan, 14, creates animation to help her friends understand her differences.

VIDEO: Solar plane pilot: 'Risk too big'

BBC - Mon, 2015-05-25 15:00
The planned flight of the sun powered plane, Solar Impulse 2, has been postponed.

Bangladesh bans ABT Islamist group

BBC - Mon, 2015-05-25 14:58
Bangladesh bans an Islamist militant group accused of attacking and killing three secular bloggers, the interior ministry says.

VIDEO: Meet the militias battling IS in Iraq

BBC - Mon, 2015-05-25 14:11
Earlier this month militants from Islamic State seized the Iraqi city of Ramadi, with its fall seen as a major capitulation by the Iraqi Army.

Vatican bank sees earnings soar

BBC - Mon, 2015-05-25 14:10
Profit has jumped at the Vatican bank as it recovers from a bad year and overhauls its business.

Russia begins massive air exercise

BBC - Mon, 2015-05-25 12:59
Russia's military is carrying out four days of drills involving 250 aircraft and 12,000 service personnel, as Nato begins an Arctic exercise.

UK and Russia to resume Syria talks

BBC - Mon, 2015-05-25 12:05
Senior British and Russian security advisers are to resume efforts to find a solution to the crisis in Syria, David Cameron and Vladimir Putin agree.

England repay goodwill of the fans

BBC - Mon, 2015-05-25 11:37
England should note how their positive cricket and cheaper tickets were enjoyed by a large crowd, says Jonathan Agnew.

Cook praises England 'team effort'

BBC - Mon, 2015-05-25 11:21
Captain Alastair Cook said a team effort after a "rocky road" earned England victory in the first Test against New Zealand.

VIDEO: Hundreds of homes destroyed in US floods

BBC - Mon, 2015-05-25 11:03
Devastating floods have hit southern and central parts of the United States, killing three people and forcing thousands to leave their homes.

Ancelotti sacked as Real manager

BBC - Mon, 2015-05-25 10:59
Carlo Ancelotti is sacked as Real Madrid manager after two seasons in charge of the Spanish giants.

Brazil, Schumacher & a big hangover

BBC - Mon, 2015-05-25 10:48
David Coulthard says Lewis Hamilton is tough enough to deal with the Monaco fiasco - and recalls his own disappointments.

Neil confident Norwich can compete

BBC - Mon, 2015-05-25 10:45
Manager Alex Neil says promoted Norwich have a "huge task" ahead but believes they can compete in the Premier League next season.

Guineans jailed over Ebola taxi body

BBC - Mon, 2015-05-25 10:24
Six Guineans are put into prison isolation and will face trial for violating the health emergency after moving the body of an Ebola victim in a taxi.

O2 'investigating network problems'

BBC - Mon, 2015-05-25 10:03
Mobile phone provider O2 says it is looking into numerous reports on social media of problems with its network.

Triple murder suspect found dead

BBC - Mon, 2015-05-25 10:01
Detectives looking for a man suspected of killing his sister, his mother and her partner have discovered his body in a wooded area in Oxford.

Murray cruises through Paris opener

BBC - Mon, 2015-05-25 09:43
Third seed Andy Murray easily beats Argentina's Facundo Arguello 6-3 6-3 6-1 in the first round of the French Open.

Derby sack head coach McClaren

BBC - Mon, 2015-05-25 09:07
Derby County terminate the contract of head coach Steve McClaren after the Rams miss out on the Championship play-offs.