International News

Nepal calls for direct quake funding

BBC - Mon, 2015-05-25 05:41
One month after the devastating 7.8 magnitude earthquake that hit Nepal, the country's finance minister calls for more direct aid funding.

Cunard liners mark anniversary

BBC - Mon, 2015-05-25 05:25
Three famous ocean liners sail together in Liverpool for the first time to mark Cunard's 175th anniversary.

Chelsea fans support victory parade

BBC - Mon, 2015-05-25 05:11
Thousands of football fans turn out to watch Chelsea's open-top victory parade after winning the Premier League.

Coulson 'knew of Milly voicemails'

BBC - Mon, 2015-05-25 05:08
Former News of the World editor Andy Coulson knew that the voicemail of murdered schoolgirl Milly Dowler had been hacked, his trial has heard.

ECB closing on new England coach

BBC - Mon, 2015-05-25 04:59
The England and Wales Cricket Board is in exclusive discussions with a preferred candidate for the role of England coach.

Clashes rage in south Yemen cities

BBC - Mon, 2015-05-25 04:59
Fierce clashes are reported in southern Yemen, as officials say UN-sponsored peace talks planned for later this week have been postponed.

Weapon found in stab deaths probe

BBC - Mon, 2015-05-25 04:57
Police searching for a man suspected of killing his six-year-old sister, his mother and her partner recover a weapon from the crime scene.

Spain protest party hails poll gains

BBC - Mon, 2015-05-25 04:45
Spain's anti-austerity Podemos movement vows to win national polls this year after dramatic gains in Sunday's local and regional elections.

Scafell Pike dog reunited with owner

BBC - Mon, 2015-05-25 04:41
A dog found at the top of England's highest mountain is reunited with its owner.

Brothel 'madam' to hand back £1m

BBC - Mon, 2015-05-25 04:17
A woman who made a fortune running a prostitution racket has agreed to hand back than £1m in crime profits.

Berdych wins comfortably in Paris

BBC - Mon, 2015-05-25 04:11
Fourth seed Tomas Berdych eases into the second round of the French Open, but Spain's Feliciano Lopez is knocked out.

Bomb threat outside US Capitol

BBC - Mon, 2015-05-25 04:02
Police in Washington DC destroy a pressure cooker found inside a "suspicious" vehicle parked near the US Capitol.

'Dancing Man' parties in Los Angeles

BBC - Mon, 2015-05-25 04:00
A British man who attracted global support after "fat-shaming" images of him were posted online attends a party in his honour in Los Angeles.

Poster family warns over stock images

BBC - Mon, 2015-05-25 03:55
A family whose image was used in a poster campaign by the group opposing gay marriage in the Republic of Ireland say they were "naive" about stock photography websites.

Trust backs beaver reintroduction

BBC - Mon, 2015-05-25 03:39
Beavers should be resident in Scotland says the National Trust as it announces its support for reintroduction projects.

Man Utd 'has let down Milk Cup fans'

BBC - Mon, 2015-05-25 03:37
Manchester United has "let down" its fans in Northern Ireland by withdrawing its youth players from this year's Milk Cup, the tournament's organiser says.

Forty-three arrested at illegal rave

BBC - Mon, 2015-05-25 03:14
Forty-three people are arrested at an illegal rave which left three police officers needing hospital treatment.

Massive India heatwave 'kills 430'

BBC - Mon, 2015-05-25 03:10
More than 430 people are reported to have died in a heatwave sweeping India with temperatures reaching 48C (118F) in some areas.

China officials forced on jail tour

BBC - Mon, 2015-05-25 03:08
Authorities in eastern China sent local officials on enforced tours of a prison, as a warning against the temptations of corruption.

'Hamilton will recover quickly'

BBC - Mon, 2015-05-25 03:07
Mercedes boss Toto Wolff feels Lewis Hamilton can return to winning ways after his nightmare in Monaco.

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