International News

Benghazi report clears US response

BBC - Fri, 2014-11-21 17:22
A US inquiry finds no wrongdoing by the Obama administration in responding to the deadly 2012 attack on the US consulate in Benghazi, Libya.

12 injured in hotel gas explosion

BBC - Fri, 2014-11-21 17:06
At least 12 people have been injured in a suspected gas explosion which has led to the evacuation of a central London hotel, ambulance officials say.

NHS staff to fly out to fight Ebola

BBC - Fri, 2014-11-21 16:21
The first NHS staff are due to fly from London to Sierra Leone to help the fight against the Ebola virus.

We can end Ebola in 2015, says Ban

BBC - Fri, 2014-11-21 16:16
The deadly Ebola outbreak can be ended "by mid-2015" if the world speeds up its response, UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon says.

British IS fighters 'killed in Syria'

BBC - Fri, 2014-11-21 15:25
Two British men are reported to have been killed while fighting alongside Islamic State militants in Syria.

Monsieur Romieu - a 'man of talents'

BBC - Fri, 2014-11-21 15:12
At a time of international conflict two centuries ago, did Britain assassinate an enemy agent while the world was looking the other way?

Is winning 100 caps still a big deal?

BBC - Fri, 2014-11-21 15:11
Wayne Rooney's got 100 - but is it still a big deal?

Rape case police stop passers-by

BBC - Fri, 2014-11-21 15:00
Police will be stopping passers-by in the Meadows area of Edinburgh exactly a week after a 19-year-old woman was raped there.

Rochester fallout and Claudia's 'relief' - the papers

BBC - Fri, 2014-11-21 15:00
Papers examine what UKIP's win in the Rochester by-election means for Labour and the Conservatives, and preview Claudia Winkleman's return to Strictly Come Dancing.

Radical Independence holds conference

BBC - Fri, 2014-11-21 14:59
More than 3,000 people are expected to gather in Glasgow for the Radical Independence Campaign's annual conference.

Lib Dems to back welfare devolution

BBC - Fri, 2014-11-21 14:59
The Liberal Democrats are set to back the transfer of powers over welfare to the Scottish Parliament, BBC Scotland has learned.

Obama defends immigration reform

BBC - Fri, 2014-11-21 14:22
US President Barack Obama vows to press for further immigration reform, as Republicans condemn his use of executive powers on the issue.

VIDEO: "They've taken us for granted"

BBC - Fri, 2014-11-21 13:53
With turnout just over 50 per cent at the Rochester and Strood by-election, Carole Walker reports on the growing disaffection among voters.

VIDEO: Ukraine uprising: One year on

BBC - Fri, 2014-11-21 13:40
Services have been held in Ukraine to mark the anniversary of the mass protests which sparked the downfall of former president Viktor Yanukovych.

Did Obama deliver for Hispanics?

BBC - Fri, 2014-11-21 13:40
President Obama's immigration speech was a long-awaited moments for the United States' large Hispanic community. But it's what comes next that will matter most.

Madagascar plague outbreak kills 40

BBC - Fri, 2014-11-21 13:38
An outbreak of plague in Madagascar has killed 40 people and infected dozens of others, the World Health Organization says.

The day her family wasn't there

BBC - Fri, 2014-11-21 13:08
My family was deported while I was at school

Two men dead after farming accident

BBC - Fri, 2014-11-21 13:01
Two men die following a farm accident at Crossroads, Killygordon, County Donegal, in the Republic of Ireland.

Haile Gebrselassie: From athletics to the boardroom

BBC - Fri, 2014-11-21 13:00
Haile Gebrselassie on his move from athletics to the boardroom

The Christmas 0% credit card rush

BBC - Fri, 2014-11-21 13:00
Are 0% interest credit card deals a good idea?

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