International News

VIDEO: Williams honoured at Emmy Awards

BBC - Mon, 2014-08-25 19:39
Actor Billy Crystal has paid tribute to his friend and co-star Robin Williams at the 66th Emmy Awards in Los Angeles.

VIDEO: Will Chinese bank bad loans increase?

BBC - Mon, 2014-08-25 19:31
Rising bad loans in China put the spotlight squarely on the earnings of the country's biggest banks.

VIDEO: Ebola kills treated Liberia doctor

BBC - Mon, 2014-08-25 18:29
A Liberian doctor has died despite taking an experimental anti-Ebola drug, Liberia's information minister says.

Gut bugs 'help prevent allergies'

BBC - Mon, 2014-08-25 18:15
Bacteria which naturally live inside our digestive system can help prevent food allergies, according to animal research.

UK air pollution fuels official concern

BBC - Mon, 2014-08-25 17:25
Measuring and tackling an invisible killer

Australian carriers grant phone use

BBC - Mon, 2014-08-25 17:13
Travellers on Qantas and Virgin Australia will be able to use their mobile phones and other electronic devices during flights from today.

Is this woman an apostate?

BBC - Mon, 2014-08-25 17:00
Online campaigner gets kicked out of Mormon church

Approval of 67 turbines challenged

BBC - Mon, 2014-08-25 16:26
A conservation charity is challenging the Scottish government's decision to give planning consent to a 67-turbine wind farm.

Postal ballot papers to be sent out

BBC - Mon, 2014-08-25 16:21
Local councils are set to begin sending out postal ballot papers for the Scottish independence referendum.

Hurricane Marie: Thousands affected

BBC - Mon, 2014-08-25 16:13
Hurricane Marie has affected 10,000 families in Mexico's Pacific Coast, where the search continues for three missing fisherman whose boat capsized on Sunday.

VIDEO: Newborns abandoned 'to avoid shame'

BBC - Mon, 2014-08-25 15:56
Malaysian teenagers are being encouraged to attend sex education classes in a bid to reduce the number of unwanted pregnancies in the country.

Magnetic levitation in 3D advances

BBC - Mon, 2014-08-25 15:51
Harvard researchers develop a system to orientate small objects in any direction using magnetic levitation.

VIDEO: Into the fire with the 'smokejumpers'

BBC - Mon, 2014-08-25 15:48
The 'smokejumpers' battling blazes in the American wilderness

World's rarest bird needs new home

BBC - Mon, 2014-08-25 15:34
The last remaining population of the world's rarest bird, the Madagascar pochard, needs a new wetland home if it is to thrive again, a study reveals.

The death list that names 5,000 victims

BBC - Mon, 2014-08-25 15:33
Finding the killers who murdered 5,000 people in the 1970s

Sandhurst and the sheikhs

BBC - Mon, 2014-08-25 15:16
Why do so many Gulf royals receive military training in the UK?

What your wi-fi reveals about you

BBC - Mon, 2014-08-25 15:03
How your smartphone may be leaking information

Cleaning up Mali's rubbish

BBC - Mon, 2014-08-25 15:02
Can the waste crisis be solved by business?

Facial recognition v anonymity

BBC - Mon, 2014-08-25 15:01
Will your face be used against you?

My body failed me, says Murray

BBC - Mon, 2014-08-25 15:00
Andy Murray said his body let him down as he overcame cramp to win his opening match against Robin Haase at the US Open.
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