International News

AUDIO: UK fashion 'worth £26bn each year'

BBC - Fri, 2014-02-14 02:56
Caroline Rush, chief executive of the British Fashion Council, discusses the business aspect to London Fashion Week.

Murder miscarriage report questions

BBC - Fri, 2014-02-14 02:55
An MP asks why it is taking police so long to publish a report into a murder inquiry which led to a miscarriage of justice.

US denies plot to oust Kenya leaders

BBC - Fri, 2014-02-14 02:55
The US denies Kenyan claims it funded Thursday's protests in order to "topple" the government, as relations take another turn for the worse.

Speaker presents Clutha condolences

BBC - Fri, 2014-02-14 02:54
A book of condolence signed by MPs following the Glasgow helicopter crash is to be presented to the city's Lord Provost by the Commons Speaker.

Viber messaging app in Japanese deal

BBC - Fri, 2014-02-14 02:53
Rakuten, the Japanese owner of online retailer Play.com, has bought the messaging app Viber for $900m

NSA workers disciplined over leaks

BBC - Fri, 2014-02-14 02:46
An employee who let Edward Snowden use his password to access classified information is among three NSA workers disciplined, an agency memo says.

Pistorius 'sorrow' over shooting

BBC - Fri, 2014-02-14 02:45
South African athlete Oscar Pistorius speaks of his sorrow on the anniversary of the fatal shooting of his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp.

VIDEO: Torvill and Dean dance Bolero again

BBC - Fri, 2014-02-14 02:40
British figure skaters Jayne Torvill and Christopher Dean return to Sarajevo to recreate their gold medal-winning performance of Bolero, 30 years ago.

Footballer rape inquiry dropped

BBC - Fri, 2014-02-14 02:40
Newcastle United striker Loic Remy will face no further action following his arrest over a rape allegation.

Eurozone GDP growth gathers speed

BBC - Fri, 2014-02-14 02:33
The eurozone's economy grew by 0.3% in the final three months of 2013, up from 0.1% growth in the previous quarter.

VIDEO: Pistorius message on anniversary

BBC - Fri, 2014-02-14 02:30
South African athlete Oscar Pistorius has spoken of his sorrow over the fatal shooting of his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp exactly a year ago.

NME sales dip below 20,000 copies

BBC - Fri, 2014-02-14 02:29
Relaunched music title NME records its lowest sales figures yet as Good Housekeeping becomes the top women's monthly, according to ABC magazine circulation figures.

Glasgow rapist 'in Netherlands'

BBC - Fri, 2014-02-14 02:23
Some of the UK's most wanted men thought to be on the run in the Netherlands are named by the National Crime Agency (NCA).

VIDEO: Do French labour laws harm economy?

BBC - Fri, 2014-02-14 02:21
There are calls to reform the French labour market to boost the economy, as Nigel Cassidy reports.

New art find 'bigger than Munich'

BBC - Fri, 2014-02-14 02:16
Paintings found at the Austrian home of a collector suspected of handling Nazi loot are even more significant than those found at his Munich flat, his lawyer says.

VIDEO: PM: 'Flood rumours are not true'

BBC - Fri, 2014-02-14 02:12
Prime Minister David Cameron has told the BBC that a "massive national effort" is under way as stormy weathers returns to the UK.

VIDEO: Website matches singles wanting kids

BBC - Fri, 2014-02-14 01:59
A Danish website, which aims to hook up singletons anxious to start a family, eliminates "time-wasters" who are not interested in having children.

Cliff and Morrissey: Is it really so strange?

BBC - Fri, 2014-02-14 01:57
Cliff and Morrissey are playing a concert together - but is it such an unlikely musical pairing?

VIDEO: Child 44 author on The Farm

BBC - Fri, 2014-02-14 01:48
Child 44 author Tom Rob Smith moves his drama from Russia to Sweden in his new book, The Farm

In pictures: London lovers

BBC - Fri, 2014-02-14 01:46
Rarely seen pictures at the Museum of London

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