International News

Car products firm creates 100 jobs

BBC - Tue, 2014-02-04 04:46
One hundred jobs are being created with a £32m investment by a motor parts firm in County Antrim.

Bolivia torrential rains kill 29

BBC - Tue, 2014-02-04 04:27
Dozens of people have been killed and tens of thousands of families affected by torrential rains in Bolivia, official figures say.

AUDIO: College launches Beyonce course

BBC - Tue, 2014-02-04 04:24
An American university is launching a course where students can learn about the politics of the pop star Beyonce.

Queen to meet Pope Francis in Rome

BBC - Tue, 2014-02-04 04:24
The Queen and the Duke of Edinburgh are to visit Rome for an audience with Pope Francis, Buckingham Palace says.

River body confirmed as missing man

BBC - Tue, 2014-02-04 04:19
The body of a man recovered from the River Usk at Caerleon last Thursday is that of a missing newspaper worker, police confirm.

UKIP expels gay blame councillor

BBC - Tue, 2014-02-04 04:16
A UKIP councillor who blamed recent storms and flooding on the legalisation of gay marriage is expelled from the party.

Market gloom spreads to Europe

BBC - Tue, 2014-02-04 04:10
Stock markets in Europe fall back, following sharp drops in Asia and on Wall Street amid worries of a US slowdown and weaker growth in emerging economies.

VIDEO: Peter Andre and Mr Peabody

BBC - Tue, 2014-02-04 04:07
Peter Andre talks about how he came to write a song for the new children's film Mr Peabody and Sherman

VIDEO: 'Huge demand for domain names'

BBC - Tue, 2014-02-04 03:54
The body responsible for assigning internet domain names says demand was about four times the level expected, ahead of a new rollout of suffixes.

Pupils expelled in hacking scandal

BBC - Tue, 2014-02-04 03:53
Eleven pupils who hacked teachers' computers and changed their grades have been expelled from a school in California.

Sochi course intimidating - White

BBC - Tue, 2014-02-04 03:52
Snowboard legend Shaun White says the Sochi slopestyle course is intimidating and requires further changes.

Tube strike: 14 ways to overcome it

BBC - Tue, 2014-02-04 03:44
14 ways to navigate London life in a 48-hour strike

VIDEO: MP: I see why people don't like politicians

BBC - Tue, 2014-02-04 03:34
A Conservative MP who plans to stand again in the 2015 general election, compares life at Westminster with being a "sheep going through a sheep dip", and how party whips are able to "bully the workforce".

VIDEO: The battle for 'more relevant' biscuits

BBC - Tue, 2014-02-04 03:33
United Biscuits is rebranding the business following research into the emotional role played by its products.

Cee Lo Green denies spiking drink

BBC - Tue, 2014-02-04 03:26
The US singer appears in court to deny putting ecstasy into a woman's drink during a dinner date in Los Angeles.

Mars rover looks to 'jump' sand dune

BBC - Tue, 2014-02-04 03:11
Nasa's Curiosity Mars rover looks set to try to drive over a one metre-high dune that is currently blocking its path to smoother ground and its next science target.

Warburton leads Wales against Ireland

BBC - Tue, 2014-02-04 03:00
Captain Sam Warburton returns to the Wales starting line-up for Saturday's Six Nations match in Ireland.

Fire breaks out at power station

BBC - Tue, 2014-02-04 02:51
Firefighters tackle a blaze in a turbine hall at Ironbridge Power Station in Shropshire.

VIDEO: Super-hero runner 'is the daddy!'

BBC - Tue, 2014-02-04 02:51
One year since setting off on a challenge to become the first person to run coast-to-coast across Canada without support, 27-year-old Jamie McDonald from Gloucestershire has reached his goal.

Facebook at 10

BBC - Tue, 2014-02-04 02:47
Is Facebook over the hill or comfortably middle aged?

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