International News

How healthy is your relationship?

BBC - Thu, 2014-02-13 02:19
Every relationship has stresses and strains, but how healthy is yours?

VIDEO: Breaking the silence on male rape

BBC - Thu, 2014-02-13 02:15
Rape is a crime that affects thousands of people, and for many victims one of the hardest things can be getting the help they need to move on with their lives.

Ancient reptile's birth fossilised

BBC - Thu, 2014-02-13 02:09
A rare fossil reveals how marine reptiles evolved to give birth to live young, say scientists.

Does Salmond have a currency Plan B?

BBC - Thu, 2014-02-13 02:08
Does Salmond have a currency Plan B?

Trump withdraws golf course plans

BBC - Thu, 2014-02-13 01:48
Donald Trump withdraws a planning application for a second golf course on his Aberdeenshire resort, only days after it was submitted.

Cole faces World Cup fight - Hodgson

BBC - Thu, 2014-02-13 01:36
England manager Roy Hodgson admits it will be difficult for Ashley Cole to secure a place in his World Cup starting XI.

Bronze postbox call for Jenny Jones

BBC - Thu, 2014-02-13 01:34
Winter Olympic medallist Jenny Jones should have a postbox painted bronze in her honour, her local council says.

In pictures: A Roma eviction in France

BBC - Thu, 2014-02-13 01:08
Life in an illegal camp east of Paris

VIDEO: Anti-ageing 'light-bulb moment'

BBC - Thu, 2014-02-13 00:54
Newcastle University researchers are working on a new product they believe may halt the process of skin ageing.

Liverpool 'chihuahuas' of title race

BBC - Thu, 2014-02-13 00:50
Brendan Rodgers says Liverpool "may be the chihuahuas that run in between the horses' legs" in the Premier League title race.

VIDEO: Social work training reforms urged

BBC - Wed, 2014-02-12 23:57
The training of social workers in England needs upgrading, with more emphasis put on practical skills, a government adviser has said.

VIDEO: Psychological scars of intensive care

BBC - Wed, 2014-02-12 23:50
More than half of patients leaving intensive care will suffer long term psychological damage, according to research by University College Hospital in London.

Glorious greenery - winning garden images

BBC - Wed, 2014-02-12 23:23
Winning photographs from across the world

VIDEO: Pensions savings 'not high enough'

BBC - Wed, 2014-02-12 23:12
Nearly three million people have been signed up to auto-enrolment workplace pensions under a new scheme, the Pensions Regulator is expected to announce on Thursday.

Pakistan police killed by bomb blast

BBC - Wed, 2014-02-12 22:55
At least 11 policemen have been killed and more than 40 injured in a suspected suicide bomb attack in Pakistan's southern city of Karachi.

Kerry in Seoul amid Korea tensions

BBC - Wed, 2014-02-12 22:44
US Secretary of State John Kerry arrives in Seoul, a day after the two Koreas made little progress in their highest-level talks in six years.

China's lunar rover 'could be saved'

BBC - Wed, 2014-02-12 22:16
China's first lunar rover - Jade Rabbit - has woken up from its dormancy period despite experiencing mechanical problems, state media report.

Forensics progress 'disappointing'

BBC - Wed, 2014-02-12 22:14
Inspectors say they are disappointed the forensic science service has not done more to address delays in producing reports used as evidence in court cases five years after they said improvements were needed.

Storm 'havoc' but 'mortgage joy' - front pages

BBC - Wed, 2014-02-12 21:53
Headlines such as "the big one", "blown to Brits" and "triple whammy" describe storms battering the UK, while some papers focus on the prospect of continued low interest rates.

Specialists deal with abuse backlog

BBC - Wed, 2014-02-12 21:49
A specialist team is brought in to deal with a backlog of reports of potential abuse and neglect of children in Devon, BBC News can reveal.

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