International News

Man cited in 'Charleston manifesto' speaks out

BBC - Mon, 2015-06-22 15:41
Was Charleston shooting suspect inspired by this man?

Leaders echo hopes of Greek deal

BBC - Mon, 2015-06-22 15:29
Eurozone leaders echo hopes that a deal to stop Greece defaulting on its debt can be struck within days, while cautioning that more work remains.

Lush cosmetics in YouTube dispute

BBC - Mon, 2015-06-22 15:17
A popular video blogger hits out at cosmetics brand Lush after he loses control of a YouTube address he has been using since 2005.

Infection response 'lost in transit'

BBC - Mon, 2015-06-22 15:13
Information watchdogs are told an NHS Borders response to a request for details of its staff infection policy was probably "lost in transit".

Warning over drinking in pregnancy

BBC - Mon, 2015-06-22 15:13
One of the UK's leading experts in child health is calling for stronger warnings on alcohol to alert women to the dangers of drinking while pregnant.

VIDEO: Care 'nothing like Tracy Beaker'

BBC - Mon, 2015-06-22 15:12
An independent review is being launched to examine why so many children who have spent time in care end up in the criminal justice system.

'Radical' land reform plan unveiled

BBC - Mon, 2015-06-22 15:12
The Scottish government is to publish "radical" proposals aimed at widening the ownership of land across the country.

Why Leeds was the birthplace of film

BBC - Mon, 2015-06-22 15:11
Why Leeds was the real birthplace of cinema

Our deep need for monsters that lurk in the dark

BBC - Mon, 2015-06-22 15:08
The human need for monsters that lurk in the dark

VIDEO: Has Chinese urbanisation worked?

BBC - Mon, 2015-06-22 15:06
For the past ten years Carrie Gracie has reported on the transformation of one rural community, White Horse Village, from a tiny farming community into a huge city.

Inside the secret world of sprinting

BBC - Mon, 2015-06-22 15:04
The build-up, reaching your limits and swearing in every European language - Mark Cavendish on sprint cycling.

The challenges of going global

BBC - Mon, 2015-06-22 15:02
How hard is it to expand overseas?

VIDEO: Gym wars: Survival of the fittest

BBC - Mon, 2015-06-22 15:00
With household budgets squeezed, the health and fitness club sector has not been growing much, but two types of club are thriving.

Q&A: Tax credits explained

BBC - Mon, 2015-06-22 15:00
What are tax credits and how do they work?

Tuesday's gossip column

BBC - Mon, 2015-06-22 14:57
Manchester United are ready to spend £150m, New York City in talks with Andrea Pirlo, Man City want Jack Wilshere, plus more.

VIDEO: Bronze nets stunning England winner

BBC - Mon, 2015-06-22 14:45
Lucy Bronze scores a stunning long-range effort to give England a 2-1 victory over Norway in the 2015 Women's World Cup second round.

VIDEO: Yanukovych 'supported the ostriches'

BBC - Mon, 2015-06-22 14:17
Speaking to Newsnight's Gabriel Gatehouse Viktor Yanukovych said he supported ostriches on his land.

VIDEO: Gaza conflict: 'War crimes by both sides'

BBC - Mon, 2015-06-22 14:09
The United Nations says that war crimes may have been committed by Israelis and by Palestinian militants during the conflict in Gaza last year.

Ex-councillor dies in tractor crash

BBC - Mon, 2015-06-22 13:58
Former Ulster Unionist councillor John Hanna is killed in a tractor accident in Ballintoy, County Antrim.

VIDEO: Tour new Hepworth Tate Britain show

BBC - Mon, 2015-06-22 13:49
One of Britain's best-known artists and sculptors of the 20th century, Barbara Hepworth, is the subject of a major new exhibition at Tate Britain in London.