International News

Scotland to get more power - leaders

BBC - Mon, 2014-08-04 21:01
Scotland will be given greater powers over tax and social security if voters rejected independence, David Cameron, Ed Miliband and Nick Clegg are to announce.

WW1 centenary marked on front pages

BBC - Mon, 2014-08-04 20:27
All of the UK's national newspaper front pages record events to mark 100 years since the start Britain's involvement in World War One.

Family shock at parole judge remark

BBC - Mon, 2014-08-04 20:01
The parents of a murder victim call for an explanation after hearing a judge say impact statements made by bereaved families made "no difference" to Parole Board judgements.

China 'investigating Canada couple'

BBC - Mon, 2014-08-04 19:36
Chinese authorities are investigating a Dandong-based Canadian couple on suspicion of stealing state secrets, state media say.

NY man being tested for Ebola virus

BBC - Mon, 2014-08-04 18:06
A US man who became sick after visiting West Africa last month is being tested for Ebola in hospital in New York, health officials say.

VIDEO: Ukrainian soldiers retreat to Russia

BBC - Mon, 2014-08-04 18:04
The BBC's Steven Rosenberg reports from Russia's border with Ukraine on the 438 Ukrainian soldiers who have retreated to Russia because they are ''under intense pressure''.

World Bank launches $200m Ebola fund

BBC - Mon, 2014-08-04 17:47
The World Bank announces that it is allocating $200m in emergency assistance to help West African countries contain the Ebola outbreak.

British 'angels' who braved WW1 trenches

BBC - Mon, 2014-08-04 17:24
Two British nurses braved heavy fire with Belgian troops in WW1

Why so many ships fly Panama's flag

BBC - Mon, 2014-08-04 17:12
Why do so many ships fly the Panamanian banner

The rebel mothers seeking lost children

BBC - Mon, 2014-08-04 16:57
The ex-fighters seeking children they were forced to give up

LinkedIn in $6m labour settlement

BBC - Mon, 2014-08-04 16:42
LinkedIn agrees to pay $6m in wages and damages after an investigation finds it failed to account for all the hours worked by its employees.

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