International News

Preferred bidder chosen for shipyard

BBC - Mon, 2014-08-25 06:37
Jim McColl's Clyde Blowers Capital is announced as the preferred bidder for the troubled Ferguson Shipbuilders in Port Glasgow.

Boy, 16, charged with man's murder

BBC - Mon, 2014-08-25 06:24
A 16-year-old boy is charged with the murder of a man stabbed to death in Watford.

Presume Syria Britons guilty - mayor

BBC - Mon, 2014-08-25 06:22
Mayor of London Boris Johnson says Britons travelling to war zones such as Iraq and Syria should be presumed potential terrorists unless they can prove otherwise.

Ebola kills treated Liberia doctor

BBC - Mon, 2014-08-25 06:12
A Liberian doctor has died despite taking experimental anti-Ebola drug ZMapp, the country's information minister says.

VIDEO: Inside the debate venue

BBC - Mon, 2014-08-25 06:10
The BBC's Scotland correspondent walks us through the venue and what to expect in the BBC's live televised referendum debate between Alex Salmond and Alistair Darling.

England won't win World Cup - Swann

BBC - Mon, 2014-08-25 06:09
Graeme Swann says England will not win next year's 50-over World Cup because of their "old-style brand" of cricket.

VIDEO: Giant sinkhole 'could keep growing'

BBC - Mon, 2014-08-25 06:04
A giant sinkhole in County Durham is causing increasing concern as it threatens to get bigger, according to a landowner.

VIDEO: Carnival pensioners go to seaside

BBC - Mon, 2014-08-25 06:02
A group of over-65s have been taken to Eastbourne for the weekend to escape the noise and disturbance of the Notting Hill Carnival.

Brazil prisoners decapitated in riot

BBC - Mon, 2014-08-25 05:48
Police in Brazil say four prisoners have been killed - two of them decapitated - in a riot in a jail in the southern city of Cascavel.

Turkey clash over Syrian refugees

BBC - Mon, 2014-08-25 05:31
Hundreds of people in Istanbul fight with Turkish police during a protest against the rising number of refugees from Syria.

Ex-Irish PM Reynolds' funeral held

BBC - Mon, 2014-08-25 05:31
Mourners at the state funeral of the Irish Republic's former Prime Minister Albert Reynolds hear tributes to his efforts to achieve peace in Northern Ireland.

VIDEO: Warning over biker deaths rise

BBC - Mon, 2014-08-25 05:29
Two Welsh chief constables are warning that motorcycle deaths in their area have seen a significant increase this year.

VIDEO: Mother jailed for killing Mikaeel

BBC - Mon, 2014-08-25 05:14
The mother of three-year-old Mikaeel Kular has been jailed for 11 years after she admitted killing her son and hiding his body in a suitcase.

VIDEO: Attenborough 'pin-up boy of the 1950s'

BBC - Mon, 2014-08-25 04:54
Tributes have poured in from the worlds of entertainment and politics following the death of Richard Attenborough.

Elderly cyclist hurt in collision

BBC - Mon, 2014-08-25 04:27
A cyclist is seriously injured after a collision involving a car in Mold in Flintshire.

Plastic ducks cause road hold-ups

BBC - Mon, 2014-08-25 04:18
Around 100 plastic ducks cause traffic hold-ups on a main road in Monmouthshire.

Tributes paid to Lord Attenborough

BBC - Mon, 2014-08-25 03:59
Tributes pour in from the worlds of entertainment and politics following the death of filmmaker Richard Attenborough.

Briton begins UK treatment for Ebola

BBC - Mon, 2014-08-25 03:56
Doctors at a London hospital are treating a British man who contracted the Ebola virus while volunteering as a nurse in Sierra Leone.

Academics back higher oil estimate

BBC - Mon, 2014-08-25 03:52
A projection by industry body Oil and Gas UK that 24bn barrels of oil can be extracted from the North Sea is "plausible" say academics.

Mother jailed for killing Mikaeel

BBC - Mon, 2014-08-25 03:47
The mother of three-year-old Mikaeel Kular is jailed for 11 years after she admitted killing her son and hiding his body in a suitcase.

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