International News

The story of Cantona's kung-fu kick

BBC - Thu, 2015-01-22 01:16
Burgers, seagulls & shotguns: the inside story of the most shocking episode in Premier League history by those who were there.

Tribute to window fall student

BBC - Thu, 2015-01-22 01:00
The family of a student who died after falling out of an Edinburgh window pays tribute to him, describing him as smart, funny and witty.

Crime figures remain at record low

BBC - Thu, 2015-01-22 01:00
Crime remains at record low levels in England and Wales, despite some increases due to changes in how police record incidents.

VIDEO: How Cantona's kung-fu kick was reported

BBC - Thu, 2015-01-22 00:55
BBC Sport looks back on Eric Cantona's infamous kung-fu kick on a Crystal Palace supporter in January 1995.

Ballymurphy conviction is reviewed

BBC - Thu, 2015-01-22 00:52
A man convicted of rioting during events in west Belfast in 1971 during which soldiers shot dead 10 people is to have his conviction reviewed.

Pop star Rihanna wins image battle

BBC - Thu, 2015-01-22 00:51
Pop star Rihanna wins legal battle with High Street store Topshop over T-shirt with her image on

VIDEO: Were we duped over Page Three end?

BBC - Thu, 2015-01-22 00:26
The Sun publishes a picture of a topless woman on Page Three, taking a swipe at media outlets that said the long-running feature had been dropped.

Should schools gorge on gadgets?

BBC - Thu, 2015-01-22 00:18
What if all of the gadgets brought by schools are a huge waste of money which would be better spent on employing more teachers?

Sherlock tops 2014 iPlayer chart

BBC - Thu, 2015-01-22 00:00
The return of Benedict Cumberbatch's in BBC One's Sherlock was the most popular programme on iPlayer last year.

VIDEO: 'Biggest' Italy treasure trove found

BBC - Wed, 2015-01-21 23:57
Italian police have uncovered what they say is a treasure trove of more than 5,000 stolen antiquities.

Balfour Beatty profits in £70m hit

BBC - Wed, 2015-01-21 23:33
Balfour Beatty says it expects profits for 2014 to be £70m lower at its construction business due to problems with contracts.

Instagram: The 'homeless' chief executive

BBC - Wed, 2015-01-21 23:32
Cillin Perera's daily photographic project

'Murray-Lendl split was a mistake'

BBC - Wed, 2015-01-21 23:31
Britain's Andy Murray made a mistake splitting from coach Ivan Lendl, says former Wimbledon champion Goran Ivanisevic.

VIDEO: Prince Andrew 'may address sex claims'

BBC - Wed, 2015-01-21 23:16
The Duke of York is due to make his first public appearance since a US woman alleged she was forced to have sex with him when she was 17.

VIDEO: A rare look inside Britain's memory

BBC - Wed, 2015-01-21 23:05
David Sillito visits the British Library's high-tech Newspaper Storage Building in Boston Spa, where over 300 years of papers are archived.

Ukraine bus stop 'shelling kills 13'

BBC - Wed, 2015-01-21 22:56
At least 13 people are killed by shelling at bus stop in the city of Donetsk in eastern Ukraine, local authorities say.

Smoke clears on cigarette packaging debate

BBC - Wed, 2015-01-21 22:51
The BBC's John Donnison in Sydney looks at the impact of Australia's 2012 decision to mandate plain packaging for cigarettes.

Thursday's gossip column

BBC - Wed, 2015-01-21 22:39
Chelsea push for Cuadrado and Pogba deals, Henderson and Costa pulled apart, Swansea want Rhodes, plus more.

Royal Mail Christmas parcels up 4%

BBC - Wed, 2015-01-21 22:30
Royal Mail says it delivered 120 million parcels during December, a rise of 4% on a year earlier.

VIDEO: New Jersey fire visible from New York

BBC - Wed, 2015-01-21 22:02
Firefighters in the US state of New Jersey have been battling a huge fire that engulfed an apartment block in the city of Edgewater on Wednesday.