International News

VIDEO: Glass ceiling sheds light on artworks

BBC - Fri, 2014-09-19 08:50
The Wallace Collection's Great Gallery, which contains paintings by masters including Rubens, Velazquez and Titian, has reopened after a £5m refurbishment.

Go Figure: The week in numbers

BBC - Fri, 2014-09-19 08:44
The week's big numbers visualised.

Syrian heritage destruction revealed in satellite images

BBC - Fri, 2014-09-19 08:31
Satellite images reveal Syria's heritage trashed by war

The Alex Salmond story

BBC - Fri, 2014-09-19 08:29
The life and times of Scotland's independence leader

Sarkozy announces return to politics

BBC - Fri, 2014-09-19 07:47
French ex-President Nicolas Sarkozy returns to politics, announcing on his Facebook page that he will seek the leadership of main centre-right party.

The power of a red dress

BBC - Fri, 2014-09-19 07:46
The power and allure of wearing red

Weekendish: The best of the week's reads

BBC - Fri, 2014-09-19 07:43
Some of the best reads from the BBC News website this week, with your comments.

Ukraine exits next year's Eurovision

BBC - Fri, 2014-09-19 07:32
Ukraine announces it will not take part in the 2015 Eurovision Song Contest due to financial constraints.

VIDEO: Excitement builds for MTV Crashes

BBC - Fri, 2014-09-19 07:15
More than 20,000 music fans will be in Londonderry this weekend for one of the biggest music events of the year.

VIDEO: Alibaba shares begin trading in NY

BBC - Fri, 2014-09-19 07:15
Shares in Alibaba, the Chinese online retailer, have begun trading on the New York Stock Exchange.

VIDEO: Alice Gross: Police continue search

BBC - Fri, 2014-09-19 07:15
Police are continuing to search the home of Arnis Zalkalns, who is wanted in connection with the disappearance of teenager Alice Gross in west London.

eBay flaw has existed for months

BBC - Fri, 2014-09-19 06:38
A dangerous flaw that has exposed eBay customers to malicious websites has been affecting the site since at least February, the BBC has found.

Week in pictures: 13-19 September 2014

BBC - Fri, 2014-09-19 06:19
Images from around the world over the past seven days

VIDEO: Hiding currency in the Dark Wallet

BBC - Fri, 2014-09-19 05:47
The developer behind the new Bitcoin tech on the fears it will hide criminal activity.

VIDEO: US jet in emergency landing

BBC - Fri, 2014-09-19 05:12
A JetBlue airlines A-320 flying over California has been forced to make an emergency landing when an engine problem caused smoke to enter the aircraft's cabin.

NI poll 'not needed after No vote'

BBC - Fri, 2014-09-19 05:04
A vote on the future of Northern Ireland's border is not necessary following Scotland's 'No' vote, says First Minister Peter Robinson.

NHS finances - pressures, deficits and challenges

BBC - Fri, 2014-09-19 04:58
NHS finances - what are pressures, deficits and challenges

Day in pictures: 19 September

BBC - Fri, 2014-09-19 04:23
News images from around the world: 19 September

Turkey opens border to Syrian Kurds

BBC - Fri, 2014-09-19 04:20
Turkey allows thousands of Syrian Kurds fleeing Islamic State to cross its southern border, as the militants close in on a strategic Syrian town.

Tax and spending devolution: for richer or poorer?

BBC - Fri, 2014-09-19 04:09
What will be the effect of handing tax control to the nations?

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