International News

VIDEO: Inside Asia's illegal Rhino horn trade

BBC - Mon, 2014-02-10 16:02
Britain is to play host to a gathering in London in a bid to get an international agreement to stop the illegal trade in wildlife.

Stoney overwhelmed by public response

BBC - Mon, 2014-02-10 15:56
Casey Stoney says she has been "overwhelmed" by the response to speaking publicly about being gay for the first time.

In pictures: White House state dinners

BBC - Mon, 2014-02-10 15:49
White House state dinners over the years

VIDEO: Should Environment Agency be blamed?

BBC - Mon, 2014-02-10 15:43
Newsnight's Jeremy Paxman asks Lord Smith, Chair of the Environment Agency if it was time to resign.

Swollen River Thames floods homes

BBC - Mon, 2014-02-10 15:19
Flooded homes along the River Thames are being evacuated and thousands more are at risk, as a political row over the crisis deepens.

Can China dominate aircraft manufacturing?

BBC - Mon, 2014-02-10 14:31
Can China dominate aircraft manufacturing?

Guatemala ex-soldier sentenced in US

BBC - Mon, 2014-02-10 14:20
An ex-soldier from Guatemala is sentenced by an United States court to 10 years in jail for having lied about his role in a killing in 1982.

Baby girl for Girls Aloud's Nadine

BBC - Mon, 2014-02-10 14:16
Former Girls Aloud star Nadine Coyle from Northern Ireland gives birth to a baby girl.

VIDEO: Game over for £50,000 a day Flappy Bird

BBC - Mon, 2014-02-10 14:14
The maker of a hit game for mobile phones has shocked users by withdrawing it despite claiming it was earning him $50,000 a day.

Hazard dazzles but is Ozil off the boil?

BBC - Mon, 2014-02-10 14:00
Robbie Savage on the contrasting form of Chelsea's Eden Hazard and Arsenal's Mesut Ozil ahead of the midweek action

How poetry saved a jailed gang member

BBC - Mon, 2014-02-10 13:59
How the spoken word saved a convicted gang member

Workers 'crushed' by steel structure

BBC - Mon, 2014-02-10 13:52
An inquest hears four workers died when 13 tonnes of metal collapsed on to them "like a folding picnic table".

Gillard joins global school project

BBC - Mon, 2014-02-10 13:20
Julia Gillard, former prime minister of Australia, has revealed her new role as chairwoman of a major international education campaign.

Pickles denies Cabinet floods rift

BBC - Mon, 2014-02-10 12:59
Eric Pickles dismisses Labour claims of a falling out with colleague Owen Paterson over the floods crisis, claiming the two are "peas in a pod".

MPs back ban on smoking in cars

BBC - Mon, 2014-02-10 12:42
MPs vote to allow the government to impose an England and Wales-wide ban on smoking in cars when children are passengers.

Family's tribute after kayaker death

BBC - Mon, 2014-02-10 12:37
The family of a kayaker whose body was found in the River Usk in Powys after he got into difficulty pay tribute to him.

Brazil unrest cameraman 'brain dead'

BBC - Mon, 2014-02-10 12:33
Brazilian cameraman Santiago Andrade, who was hurt in clashes between protesters and police in Rio de Janeiro last week, is brain dead, doctors say.

Nuclear base staff discuss strikes

BBC - Mon, 2014-02-10 12:15
Hundreds of workers at the Faslane and Coulport naval and armament bases on the Clyde are to hold a mass meeting to discuss potential strike dates.

NY mayor targets inequality 'threat'

BBC - Mon, 2014-02-10 11:59
New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio pledges to raise the minimum wage and issue papers to undocumented immigrants, as he rails against inequality.

Pietersen signs new Surrey contract

BBC - Mon, 2014-02-10 11:37
Discarded England batsman Kevin Pietersen signs a new contract to play for Surrey this season.

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