International News

VIDEO: Bercow re-elected as Commons Speaker

BBC - Mon, 2015-05-18 06:35
John Bercow is re-elected as Speaker of the House of Commons as MPs returned to Parliament after the general election.

Uefa to 'ease' FFP rules - Platini

BBC - Mon, 2015-05-18 06:33
Uefa president Michel Platini says the European governing body will revise its financial rules for club football this summer.

Pair admit to mislabelling meat

BBC - Mon, 2015-05-18 06:33
Two men from Ceredigion who admit mislabelling of meat are sentenced.

Citizen science project goes UK-wide

BBC - Mon, 2015-05-18 06:29
Open Air Laboratories (Opal), the citizen science network, is expanded and will now includes projects in Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland.

Ebola crisis prompts $100m WHO fund

BBC - Mon, 2015-05-18 06:21
The World Health Organization is to set up a $100m emergency contingency fund following the Ebola outbreak, its director-general announces.

Bercow continues as Commons Speaker

BBC - Mon, 2015-05-18 06:20
John Bercow is re-elected unopposed as Speaker of the House of Commons as MPs return to Parliament after the general election.

Dark matter and bright blooms

BBC - Mon, 2015-05-18 06:02
Dark matter and bright blooms at Chelsea Flower Show

Colombia landslide 'kills 16'

BBC - Mon, 2015-05-18 06:02
At least 16 people are killed in landslide in Antioquia province in north-western Colombia, officials say.

Did Suarez & Bale define title race?

BBC - Mon, 2015-05-18 05:42
After trailing at Christmas, Barcelona won the Spanish title with a game to spare. So what - or who - made the difference?

Thomas Cook donates Corfu compensation

BBC - Mon, 2015-05-18 05:28
Thomas Cook donates to charity £1.5m compensation it received after deaths of two British children in Corfu

Cooper reveals Elephant Man back pain

BBC - Mon, 2015-05-18 05:20
Oscar nominee Bradley Cooper speaks about how he has to hang upside down on an inversion table to straighten his back after playing Joseph Merrick in the play Elephant Man.

German police 'assaulted migrants'

BBC - Mon, 2015-05-18 05:13
German prosecutors investigate alleged police brutality towards migrants in the city of Hanover, which may have amounted to torture.

VIDEO: Highlights from Billboard music awards

BBC - Mon, 2015-05-18 04:52
Watch highlights from the Billboard music awards in Las Vegas

Proton failure to delay Inmarsat

BBC - Mon, 2015-05-18 04:51
The roll-out of Inmarsat's Global Xpress network, the UK's biggest commercial space venture, is facing several months of delay because of a Russian rocket failure.

Fraudster probe as woman found dead

BBC - Mon, 2015-05-18 04:47
Police in the Republic of Ireland are investigating if a woman found dead was a Northern Ireland woman wanted for fraud.

Woman denies attempted murder bid

BBC - Mon, 2015-05-18 04:46
A woman who is accused of trying to kill two children in Newport may have been suffering from an amphetamine-induced psychiatric illness, a jury hears.

VIDEO: UK team snow-kite to Greenland record

BBC - Mon, 2015-05-18 04:43
A team of four British adventurers has broken the record for the fastest crossing of Greenland's ice cap.

Pushy parents 'stress out' children

BBC - Mon, 2015-05-18 04:32
There has been a rise in the number of parents "living their lives through their ambitions for their children", the head teacher of Eton says.

US biker shoot-out: 192 face charges

BBC - Mon, 2015-05-18 04:19
Texas police say 192 people are to face charges of organised crime after the Waco bike-gang shooting in which nine died.

VIDEO: Chua victim: 'I'm lucky to be here'

BBC - Mon, 2015-05-18 04:16
One of Victorino Chua's victims says he thought he was "a goner" after being treated by the nurse.