International News

Jewish Chronicle apology for Gaza ad

BBC - Fri, 2014-08-15 15:36
The Jewish Chronicle apologises to readers who complained after the paper ran an advert for the Disasters Emergency Committee's Gaza crisis appeal.

The lawyer who shot himself proving his case

BBC - Fri, 2014-08-15 15:35
The lawyer who shot himself proving his case

How much gold can we get from mobile phones?

BBC - Fri, 2014-08-15 15:34
How much of the gold we need can we get from recycled phones?

Russia assures US on Ukraine convoy

BBC - Fri, 2014-08-15 15:01
Russia's defence secretary gives a guarantee to his US counterpart there are no military personnel in its aid convoy for Ukraine, the US says.

VIDEO: How many million for an old car?

BBC - Fri, 2014-08-15 14:37
A rare 1962 Ferrari 250 GTO once owned by famed racing driver and Olympic gold medallist has sold for $34.65m.

Kick-off has come too soon - Wenger

BBC - Fri, 2014-08-15 14:21
Arsene Wenger says his World Cup winners needed another week to recover from the World Cup.

VIDEO: Russia denies Ukraine incursion

BBC - Fri, 2014-08-15 13:45
While the Russian humanitarian aid convoy travelling to Ukraine comes to halt, Russia is accused of military action on the Ukraine border.

Gemili storms to 200m gold at Euros

BBC - Fri, 2014-08-15 11:51
Britain's Adam Gemili beats France's former champion Christophe Lemaitre to win 200m gold at the European Championships in Zurich.

Grace Mugabe enters Zanu-PF politics

BBC - Fri, 2014-08-15 11:29
The wife of Zimbabwe's President Robert Mugabe enters politics, after being endorsed to become the head of the ruling party's women's league.

VIDEO: British Muslim who wants to join IS

BBC - Fri, 2014-08-15 11:24
The BBC's Ed Thomas speaks to a British Muslim who says he is willing to join Islamic State fighters, believing it is his religious duty.

Sunni leaders propose Iraq deal

BBC - Fri, 2014-08-15 11:21
Some leaders of Iraq's Sunni Muslim minority propose working with the new PM, a move that could help break political deadlock.

VIDEO: Film Review - the week's new films

BBC - Fri, 2014-08-15 11:18
Film critic Jason Solomons reviews the week's film releases, including The Rover and Expendables 3.

Season to begin after record spending

BBC - Fri, 2014-08-15 11:10
The Premier League season gets under way on Saturday following a record summer of transfer spending in England's top league.

Black box mystery of Brazil plane

BBC - Fri, 2014-08-15 11:03
A black box recording from the plane crash that killed Brazilian presidential candidate Eduardo Campos is not of his flight, the air force says.

EU tackles crises in Iraq and Ukraine

BBC - Fri, 2014-08-15 10:46
How is EU handling crises in Iraq and Ukraine?

British 'jihadist' speaks to the BBC

BBC - Fri, 2014-08-15 10:38
A British man intending to join the fighting in Iraq and Syria

England dominate India in final Test

BBC - Fri, 2014-08-15 10:27
England reach 62-0 after bowling India out for only 148 on a one-sided opening day in the final Test at The Oval.

India women face final-day chase

BBC - Fri, 2014-08-15 10:25
India will begin the fourth and final day of the Women's Test on 119-4 chasing 181 to beat England at Wormsley.

Thailand surrogate couples blocked

BBC - Fri, 2014-08-15 10:13
Thailand has imposed new restrictions on taking children born to surrogate parents out of the country, following the controversial case of baby Gammy.

'Flying bricks' miss pregnant woman

BBC - Fri, 2014-08-15 10:13
A sleeping pregnant woman narrowly escapes injury when a car crashes into a wall outside her home, throwing bricks and glass into her living room.

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