International News

Tories top latest donation figures

BBC - Thu, 2015-02-19 03:28
The Conservatives received the most in donations in the final three months of 2014, according to figures published by the Electoral Commission.

Rabbi tried in 'divorce kidnap' case

BBC - Thu, 2015-02-19 03:18
A New York rabbi goes on trial accused of plotting to abduct and beat Jewish men who refuse to grant their wives a divorce.

Labour warning to rebel councillors

BBC - Thu, 2015-02-19 03:17
Cardiff Labour councillors thinking of rebelling against cuts are warned they could damage the party's general election prospects.

Baby death probe CCTV photo issued

BBC - Thu, 2015-02-19 03:10
A photo is issued of a woman police want to speak to in connection with an inquiry into the death of a baby boy in London.

'Revenge porn' mogul pleads guilty

BBC - Thu, 2015-02-19 02:56
Hunter Moore, who ran, admits hacking and identity theft and faces between two and seven year in prison.

Payment probe prison officers bailed

BBC - Thu, 2015-02-19 02:47
Two ex-prison officers who were arrested over alleged corrupt payments have been bailed until June, the Metropolitan Police says.

Colombia rules on same-sex adoption

BBC - Thu, 2015-02-19 02:38
A court in Colombia rules that same-sex couples can adopt children, but only if the child is the offspring of one of the partners.

French inflation turns negative

BBC - Thu, 2015-02-19 02:33
Inflation in France, the eurozone's second-biggest economy, turned negative in January, adding to worries over deflation in the eurozone.

Mortgage lending dips in January

BBC - Thu, 2015-02-19 02:25
Mortgage lending across the UK continued to fall in January, according to figures from the Council of Mortgage Lenders (CML).

VIDEO: Childcare charity urges costs review

BBC - Thu, 2015-02-19 02:20
The cost of childcare is rising so quickly that for many families "it simply does not pay to work," a leading charity has said.

Your pictures: Black and white

BBC - Thu, 2015-02-19 01:57
Readers' photographs on the theme of black and white

Hamilton out of testing with illness

BBC - Thu, 2015-02-19 01:56
World champion Lewis Hamilton withdraws from the first day of the second pre-season test in Spain due to illness.

Dylan's boathouse turbine quashed

BBC - Thu, 2015-02-19 01:56
Plans to build a wind turbine opposite Dylan Thomas's Boathouse in Laugharne are quashed at the High Court.

The rich people who say they are happy to pay their taxes

BBC - Thu, 2015-02-19 01:37
The rich people who say they are happy to pay the full 45%

Top art galleries lose UK visitors

BBC - Thu, 2015-02-19 01:34
Two of London's most prestigious fine art galleries have seen UK visitor numbers fall significantly over the last five years, official figures show.

Man dies and two hurt in crash

BBC - Thu, 2015-02-19 01:30
Police appeal for witnesses after a man dies and two others are taken to hospital following a two-car crash near Newburgh in Fife.

BBC campaign urges UK to get creative

BBC - Thu, 2015-02-19 01:29
A campaign to challenge people to get creative is launched, backed by stars including Dame Judi Dench and Johnny Vegas.

Suicide in men 'highest since 2001'

BBC - Thu, 2015-02-19 01:26
The number of men taking their own lives in the UK reached its highest level for more than a decade, official figures show.

Greece asks for loan extension

BBC - Thu, 2015-02-19 01:24
Greece has formally asked the eurozone for a loan extension after weeks of wrangling over its international bailout.

Ulster Bank creates 350 Belfast jobs

BBC - Thu, 2015-02-19 01:23
Ulster Bank has said it is creating 350 jobs at its Belfast call centre.