International News

VIDEO: Sci-fi film The Giver plays on memory

BBC - Wed, 2014-08-13 15:53
Talking Movies' Tom Brook reports from the world premiere of the new sci-fi thriller The Giver

Could Scotland vote change the debate on clocks?

BBC - Wed, 2014-08-13 15:53
Could Scotland vote shift debate on BST?

VIDEO: Young British Muslims debate Caliphate

BBC - Wed, 2014-08-13 15:51
BBC Asian Network reporter Catrin Nye has been speaking to young British Muslims about their views on the concept of an Islamic state, or caliphate, and what it means to them.

Action call over tourism support

BBC - Wed, 2014-08-13 15:18
Publicly-funded bodies need to work more closely together to help local tourism businesses in Scotland, according to a report.

Obesity 'linked to 10 cancers'

BBC - Wed, 2014-08-13 15:13
Being overweight raises the risk of developing some of the most common cancers, according to a study of more than five million adults in the UK.

Failing GP practices face closure

BBC - Wed, 2014-08-13 15:10
Failing GP practices will face closure under plans being unveiled in England by the Care Quality Commission.

A-level results day: Top 10 cliches

BBC - Wed, 2014-08-13 15:06
The 10 biggest cliches of A-level results day

Record number of university places

BBC - Wed, 2014-08-13 15:04
Pupils receiving A-level results will have more university places to choose from than ever before.

Trident relocation 'not impossible'

BBC - Wed, 2014-08-13 15:01
Moving Trident nuclear submarines out of an independent Scotland would be "very difficult but not impossible", according to a study.

Pilot's arm 'came off while landing'

BBC - Wed, 2014-08-13 15:00
A pilot lost control of a passenger plane when his artificial arm came off as he was landing in challenging conditions, according to an accident report.

VIDEO: Blind man claims 200mph speed record

BBC - Wed, 2014-08-13 14:47
A man claims to have broken the blind land speed record by driving a car at more than 200mph (322km/h).

VIDEO: Bank has Scots vote contingency plan

BBC - Wed, 2014-08-13 14:14
Bank of England Governor Mark Carney says currency contingency plans have been drawn up, whatever the outcome of the Scottish referendum.

Footballer collapses during match

BBC - Wed, 2014-08-13 14:13
The former Derry Gaelic football captain Kevin McCloy is being treated in hospital after he collapsed on the pitch during a club match.

Crash kills Brazil candidate Campos

BBC - Wed, 2014-08-13 14:01
Brazilian presidential candidate Eduardo Campos has died in a plane crash in the city of Santos, officials say.

Farah battles to 10,000m European gold

BBC - Wed, 2014-08-13 14:00
Britain's Mo Farah has to fight hard to win European 10,000m gold, while team-mate Andy Vernon snatches a silver medal.

How to crack the US market

BBC - Wed, 2014-08-13 13:58
How British firms can best succeed in the US market

More arms and aid planned for Iraq

BBC - Wed, 2014-08-13 13:48
Delivery of arms and aid to Iraq is being stepped up, in an international push to tackle jihadist militants and help those who fled their advance.

The funny side of exam results day

BBC - Wed, 2014-08-13 13:41
Students see the funny side of the great A-Level drama

VIDEO: Lancaster bombers fly in tandem

BBC - Wed, 2014-08-13 12:33
The last two remaining airworthy Lancaster bombers fly together over Lincolnshire.

The Chinese cult that kills 'demons'

BBC - Wed, 2014-08-13 12:25
The cult behind the murder that shocked China