International News

VIDEO: Duke's birthday song at business summit

BBC - Mon, 2015-03-23 13:24
The Duke of York surprised business leaders by singing happy birthday to his daughter Princess Eugenie at a conference.

US tycoon Durst is a 'flight risk'

BBC - Mon, 2015-03-23 13:21
A New Orleans judge has said Robert Durst, the millionaire awaiting extradition to Los Angles to stand trial on a murder charge, is a danger to others and a flight risk.

Woman 'stalked' campaigner online

BBC - Mon, 2015-03-23 12:49
A woman is found guilty of stalking anti-child abuse campaigner Shy Keenan and "bombarding" her with insulting Twitter messages.

'No evidence' UVa gang rape occurred

BBC - Mon, 2015-03-23 11:28
Charlottesville, Virginia, police have said an investigation has produced no evidence a gang rape portrayed in a Rolling Stone article occurred.

EC funds switch 'good for science'

BBC - Mon, 2015-03-23 11:21
Taking money out of Europe's research budget for a special economic stimulus plan will end up boosting science, claims Research Commissioner Carlos Moedas.

VIDEO: BBC exclusive: At home with Cameron

BBC - Mon, 2015-03-23 11:20
The prime minister gives an exclusive and wide-ranging interview to James Landale.

Nadal decides on Queen's return

BBC - Mon, 2015-03-23 10:59
World number three Rafael Nadal will play at the Aegon Championships at Queen's for the first time since 2011.

On-duty paramedic 'shopped in M&S'

BBC - Mon, 2015-03-23 10:51
A paramedic shopped in Marks and Spencer while an elderly patient with blood poisoning waited in an ambulance, a panel hears.

Police defend underspend of £14m

BBC - Mon, 2015-03-23 10:37
A 'lack of clarity around future budgets' is hampering the PSNI's ability to improve policing, the deputy chief constable says

Netanyahu apologises to Arab voters

BBC - Mon, 2015-03-23 10:26
Israeli PM Benjamin Netanyahu says sorry for warning "the Arabs are voting in droves" during election campaign.

Nigeria tycoon funds entrepreneurs

BBC - Mon, 2015-03-23 10:21
Nigerian billionaire Tony Elumelu says he will fund 1,000 budding African entrepreneurs as part of a $100m (£670,000) initiative to boost the continent's private sector.

FA plans to restrict non-EU players

BBC - Mon, 2015-03-23 10:08
The FA announces proposals to restrict the number of non-EU players in English football and toughen rules on home-grown talent.

Gold in faeces 'worth millions'

BBC - Mon, 2015-03-23 10:07
US researchers are investigating ways to extract the gold and precious metals from human faeces.

Migrants found in unsafe premises

BBC - Mon, 2015-03-23 10:05
Around 100 migrant workers have been rehoused after being found to be living in "grossly unsuitable and unsafe premises" in Flintshire.

VIDEO: David Cameron: 'I'm not a bully'

BBC - Mon, 2015-03-23 10:00
David Cameron says he is putting himself forward "for the full five years" as prime minister in the next Parliament.

Cameron: I won't serve third term

BBC - Mon, 2015-03-23 10:00
David Cameron tells the BBC he will not serve a third term as prime minister if the Conservatives remain in government after the general election.

Teachers to debate action over pay

BBC - Mon, 2015-03-23 09:50
A teaching union generally regarded as the most moderate is to debate taking industrial action over pay, it has emerged.

Bus crash in Peru leaves 36 dead

BBC - Mon, 2015-03-23 09:38
At least 36 people are killed and 70 injured in Peru as a bus careers into the wrong lane and is hit by three oncoming vehicles.

How top-four race will unfold... possibly

BBC - Mon, 2015-03-23 09:36
Too tight to call? Chief football writer Phil McNulty takes on the challenge of predicting how the top-four places will be decided.

Sturridge an England injury doubt

BBC - Mon, 2015-03-23 09:19
Daniel Sturridge is a doubt for England's Euro 2016 qualifier with Lithuania on Friday because he has a hip injury.