International News

Glitch hits Borders railway tickets

BBC - Mon, 2015-06-15 01:16
A website glitch means many people trying to buy some of the first tickets for the new Borders to Edinburgh railway are unable to do so.

In pictures: India prepares for Yoga Day

BBC - Mon, 2015-06-15 01:08
Indians limber up for International Yoga Day

'Get real', Greek PM tells creditors

BBC - Mon, 2015-06-15 01:06
Greek leader Alexis Tsipras says his government will wait patiently for creditors to become "realistic", after debt talks in Brussels fail.

'Extinct' spider seen after 100 years

BBC - Mon, 2015-06-15 00:59
A species of spider believed to have been wiped out in the UK is spotted for the first time in over 100 years.

Man arrested over woman's murder

BBC - Mon, 2015-06-15 00:51
A man is arrested on suspicion of murdering a 24-year-old woman in Bradford.

Uganda's leader faces new challenger

BBC - Mon, 2015-06-15 00:51
Uganda's former Prime Minister Amama Mbabazi says he will challenge President Museveni to become president in next year's election.

Why Crouch is part of Trinidad folklore

BBC - Mon, 2015-06-15 00:47
Ex-Gillingham man Brent Sancho on Peter Crouch's unpopularity in Trinidad and Tobago and swapping football for politics.

VIDEO: Neymar inspires Brazil to victory

BBC - Mon, 2015-06-15 00:46
Neymar scores one goal and sets up another as Brazil come from behind to beat Peru 2-1.

Gun maker Colt files for bankruptcy

BBC - Mon, 2015-06-15 00:38
Storied US gun maker Colt Defense files for chapter 11 bankruptcy protection as it grapples with heavy debts.

World Cup is wide open - Duggan

BBC - Mon, 2015-06-15 00:35
England can win the Women's World Cup and Colombia's victory over France proves the tournament is wide open, says Toni Duggan.

Greek shares fall after EU talks fail

BBC - Mon, 2015-06-15 00:31
Greek shares have fallen sharply after the latest round of talks with EU officials in Brussels broke down without agreement on Sunday.

Nationwide hit by payments problem

BBC - Mon, 2015-06-15 00:17
Online payments to and from customers of the Nationwide Building Society are being delayed owing to an IT problem.

VIDEO: Could you give up meat for one day?

BBC - Mon, 2015-06-15 00:04
A new campaign is asking us to give up meat for a day - claiming it is damaging both our health and that of the planet.

Will the Church ever accept same-sex marriage?

BBC - Sun, 2015-06-14 23:32
The Church of England faces a legal challenge to its position that marriage should be between a man and a woman, reports Caroline Wyatt.

Majestic Wine profits fall 22.5%

BBC - Sun, 2015-06-14 23:16
Majestic Wine's annual profit falls partly due to the cost of taking over its smaller online rival Naked Wines in what it called a "challenging" year.

S Africa court to rule on Bashir arrest

BBC - Sun, 2015-06-14 23:02
A South African court will rule on Monday whether to arrest Sudanese President Omar al-Bashir, who faces war crimes charges at the ICC.

I feared hand amputation - Pearson

BBC - Sun, 2015-06-14 22:58
Sally Pearson will miss the World Championships and feared she might have had her left hand amputated after falling in Rome.

VIDEO: Pakistani refugees living in limbo

BBC - Sun, 2015-06-14 22:50
It has been 12 months since the Pakistani military launched an offensive against militants in their provincial stronghold of North Waziristan.

VIDEO: Syrians flee Tal Abyad fighting

BBC - Sun, 2015-06-14 22:40
Turkey has allowed dozens of Syrian refugees who have fled fighting between Kurdish and IS fighters to enter its territory.

Arches closure will 'damage' culture

BBC - Sun, 2015-06-14 22:38
The founder of troubled Glasgow arts venue the Arches warns the city's culture profile will be damaged by it's loss.