International News

How China debated whether dark or light skin ages better

BBC - Tue, 2015-06-16 15:02
Why some Chinese people are proclaiming they are "black and proud"

The film that takes on skinheads and the far right

BBC - Tue, 2015-06-16 15:02
The film that takes on skinheads and the far right

Why visa rejections do not halt Nigerian migrants

BBC - Tue, 2015-06-16 15:02
Why visa rejections do not halt Nigerian migrants


BBC - Tue, 2015-06-16 15:02
Do you really need to take 10,000 steps a day to keep fit?

Elderly 'being trapped' in hospital

BBC - Tue, 2015-06-16 15:01
Elderly people are being "trapped" in English hospitals in ever greater numbers as there is no where else for them to go, the charity Age UK warns.

Ecuador Women 0-1 Japan Women

BBC - Tue, 2015-06-16 14:58
Holders Japan progress to the last 16 of the Women's World Cup as Group C winners, while Cameroon also reach the knockout stages.

Syrian air force strikes 'kill 16'

BBC - Tue, 2015-06-16 14:52
At least 16 people, including 13 children, die after Syrian air force jets bomb a town in the Deraa province, says a UK-based monitoring group.

VIDEO: Smiler victim 'feared she would die'

BBC - Tue, 2015-06-16 14:23
One of the victims of the Alton Towers rollercoaster crash has told the BBC that she thought she was going to die.

'Ferrari can pounce in Austria'

BBC - Tue, 2015-06-16 14:18
Mistakes are easy to make in Austria and Ferrari will be ready to strike if Mercedes make any, says BBC Sport's Allan McNish.

Fox confirms Murdoch handover plans

BBC - Tue, 2015-06-16 14:14
21st Century Fox confirms that James Murdoch will take over as chief executive from his father Rupert on 1 July.

Labour mayor hopefuls debate Heathrow

BBC - Tue, 2015-06-16 13:50
The candidates to become Labour's nomination for London mayor clash over airport expansion in their first hustings debate.

Foo Fighters cancel Glastonbury gig

BBC - Tue, 2015-06-16 13:34
Rock group Foo Fighters cancel their headline slot at this year's Glastonbury Festival after frontman Dave Grohl broke his leg.

Millions flock to Final Fantasy remake

BBC - Tue, 2015-06-16 13:32
More than 3.5 million people have watched the online trailer for the remake of Final Fantasy VII since it was unveiled at E3 last night.

Palestinian government 'to resign'

BBC - Tue, 2015-06-16 13:27
The Palestinian unity government - made of rival Fatah and Hamas factions - will resign over a Gaza governance row, President Mahmoud Abbas says.

Israeli artist wins BP Portrait Award

BBC - Tue, 2015-06-16 13:03
Israeli artist Matan Ben-Cnaan wins this year's BP Portrait Award, worth £30,000.

Killer nurse in conviction appeal

BBC - Tue, 2015-06-16 12:08
A nurse convicted of murdering two patients at the hospital in Stockport where he worked launches an appeal against his conviction.

McIlroy happy to escape major 'hype'

BBC - Tue, 2015-06-16 11:57
Rory McIlroy welcomes being away from the "hype and attention" of the Masters heading into the year's second major at the US Open.

Deus Ex game play footage unveiled

BBC - Tue, 2015-06-16 11:49
The first footage from the upcoming Deus Ex: Mankind Divided video game has been unveiled at E3.

Hong Kong to debate divisive reforms

BBC - Tue, 2015-06-16 11:18
Lawmakers in Hong Kong begin debating a controversial political reform package on Wednesday ahead of a much-anticipated vote later this week.

VIDEO: Migrants forcibly removed from border

BBC - Tue, 2015-06-16 10:54
Italian police forcibly removed many people, who had migrated from Africa, who were attempting to cross the border into France.