International News

Asia powers set for renewed talks

BBC - Fri, 2015-03-20 19:09
The foreign ministers of China, Japan and South Korea are set to meet for the first time in three years, amid territorial and diplomatic tensions.

LHC restart 'not before Wednesday'

BBC - Fri, 2015-03-20 19:07
The second run of the Large Hadron Collider is set to ramp up next week but beams will not go 'full circle' before Wednesday, say scientists at Cern.

Academics to draw up fossil fuel plan

BBC - Fri, 2015-03-20 19:06
Climate scientists at leading universities are joining forces to discuss the basis for a set of principles governing investment in fossil fuels.

Campaigners make Men B vaccine plea

BBC - Fri, 2015-03-20 18:57
Health campaigners says they are concerned by the delay in introducing a vaccine that protects against a deadly form of meningitis, called Men B.

Is the tide turning against Boko Haram?

BBC - Fri, 2015-03-20 18:04
Do the people of Nigeria believe Boko Haram can be beaten, or are some sceptical that the current government military offensive is all being done for political gain ahead of postponed elections, asks Chris Ewokor.

Rennie warns of 'see-saw' economics

BBC - Fri, 2015-03-20 17:47
Scottish Liberal Democrat leader Willie Rennie will say that only his party can prevent a return to the "see-saw economics of the past".

VIDEO: Tunisia attack 'a blow' for tourism

BBC - Fri, 2015-03-20 17:19
Two Tunisians who rely on the tourism industry reflect on the effect the gun attacks could have on their livelihood.

'False documents' Navy captain fined

BBC - Fri, 2015-03-20 16:38
A Royal Navy officer is fined £5,000 for forging the signature of an officer who complained against him.

Focus on party funding - papers

BBC - Fri, 2015-03-20 16:21
Political donations are back in the news, with the "unmasking" of a Labour donor from a City hedge fund and fresh claims about Lib Dem funding.

Raonic shocks Nadal in Indian Wells

BBC - Fri, 2015-03-20 16:19
Canada's Milos Raonic saves three match points to beat world number three Rafael Nadal in the last-eight at Indian Wells.

Wild watches at Baselworld 2015

BBC - Fri, 2015-03-20 16:11
Watchmakers pushing the boundaries of a centuries-old craft

VIDEO: Making the arts for everyone

BBC - Fri, 2015-03-20 16:02
Will Gompertz considers the contributions of Kevin Spacey and Richard Attenborough towards making the arts for everyone.

The ancient city that's crumbling away

BBC - Fri, 2015-03-20 16:02
The ancient city that's quickly crumbling away

A baby called Somme

BBC - Fri, 2015-03-20 16:01
On 20 March 1917, a baby girl was given a name heavy with history.

VIDEO: Diary of a Prince super-fan

BBC - Fri, 2015-03-20 16:00
From London to Minneapolis to probe one of Prince's secrets

Can a dinner date change a country?

BBC - Fri, 2015-03-20 15:59
The dinner date that could help change a whole country

VIDEO: Suge Knight taken to hospital

BBC - Fri, 2015-03-20 15:33
Death Row Records co-founder Marion "Suge" Knight has been taken to hospital after collapsing in court in Los Angeles.

US winemakers reject arsenic claim

BBC - Fri, 2015-03-20 15:12
Top California winemakers are rejecting claims made in a lawsuit that several low-cost wines contain dangerous levels of arsenic.

IS claims Yemen mosque bombings

BBC - Fri, 2015-03-20 15:06
Islamic State says its militants carried out suicide bombings on two mosques in the Yemeni capital, Sanaa, that killed at least 137 people.

Carver expects clear-out at Newcastle

BBC - Fri, 2015-03-20 14:39
Newcastle manager John Carver says he expects a significant number of players to leave Newcastle United in the summer.

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