International News

Tackle loneliness to 'shield' A&E

BBC - Mon, 2014-12-22 15:46
NHS leaders warn loneliness could cause a major spike in emergency admissions

E-readers 'damage sleep and health'

BBC - Mon, 2014-12-22 15:45
If you curl up under the duvet with an ebook for a bedtime read then you are damaging your sleep and maybe your health, US doctors have warned.

'My daughter never gets full'

BBC - Mon, 2014-12-22 15:44
Meal planning for a daughter who never feels full

2014 was the year of self-doubt

BBC - Mon, 2014-12-22 15:44
The year 2014 will go down as one of unprecedented events that challenged the established view of the world

Airport set for passenger milestone

BBC - Mon, 2014-12-22 15:23
Edinburgh Airport says it expects to welcome its 10 millionth passenger of the year on Tuesday.

The world economy in 2014

BBC - Mon, 2014-12-22 15:12
Not a disaster - but 2014 wasn't a great year for the global economy, says Andrew Walker.

VIDEO: Returning to Afghanistan after the war

BBC - Mon, 2014-12-22 15:12
The US troops who go back as part of PTSD treatment

Council pothole repair cash listed

BBC - Mon, 2014-12-22 15:10
The money allocated to local authorities in England to tackle potholes and improve local roads is announced by the Department for Transport.

Carlisle in hospital after accident

BBC - Mon, 2014-12-22 15:05
Clarke Carlisle, the ex-Professional Footballers' Association chairman, is in hospital after being involved in a collision with a lorry.

Fatal bin lorry crash investigated

BBC - Mon, 2014-12-22 15:03
Detailed investigations at the scene of a fatal bin lorry crash in Glasgow are due to resume at first light, police say.

How GPS delivery is changing shopping

BBC - Mon, 2014-12-22 15:02
GPS brings the world to your front door

'Runaway' lorry and Labour's Clegg 'plot' - front pages

BBC - Mon, 2014-12-22 15:00
The bin lorry crash in Glasgow, which left six people dead, is the main story for many papers. Others focus on Labour's plans for May's general election.

Mourinho hails 'spirit & mentality'

BBC - Mon, 2014-12-22 14:59
Chelsea boss Jose Mourinho praises the mentality of his players after the 2-0 win at Stoke seals top spot at Christmas.

Sydney bids farewell to siege dead

BBC - Mon, 2014-12-22 14:57
Sydney remembers the victims of the Lindt cafe siege, with the funeral of manager Tori Johnson and a memorial service for barrister Katrina Dawson.

Burgess scores first try in union

BBC - Mon, 2014-12-22 14:49
Sam Burgess scores his first try in rugby union as he plays at blindside flanker in Bath academy's win over London Irish A.

VIDEO: US veterans return to Afghanistan

BBC - Mon, 2014-12-22 14:45
The BBC's Ian Pannell accompanies a group of US combat veterans who are part of a unique PTSD therapy programme that takes them back to the frontline.

VIDEO: Several dead in Glasgow bin lorry crash

BBC - Mon, 2014-12-22 14:34
Several people are killed when a bin lorry crashes into pedestrians in George Square, Glasgow.

VIDEO: NI parties edging towards deal

BBC - Mon, 2014-12-22 14:20
Political parties in Northern Ireland are apparently getting closer to an agreement on a variety of contentious issues.

Tripadvisor fined by Italy regulator

BBC - Mon, 2014-12-22 13:38
Italy's competition watchdog fines travel website Tripadvisor €500,000 (£392,000) for publishing misleading information in its reviews.

VIDEO: Paul McCartney remembers Joe Cocker

BBC - Mon, 2014-12-22 13:13
Sir Paul McCartney says he is extremely sad to hear that the singer Joe Cocker has died.