International News

L'Oreal to start 3D-printing skin

BBC - Tue, 2015-05-19 04:46
Cosmetics firm L'Oreal is teaming up with a bio-engineering start-up to 3D-print skin for product testing.

Portuguese police beat football fan

BBC - Tue, 2015-05-19 04:36
Portuguese prosecutors are investigating a police officer who beat a man in front of his young children outside Benfica's football stadium.

Title chaos and controversy in Iran

BBC - Tue, 2015-05-19 04:35
An Iranian team celebrate being champions but find out later they are not, sparking calls for calm from government.

The perils of contact lenses

BBC - Tue, 2015-05-19 04:33
Specialists at Moorfields Eye hospital have noticed a rise in eye infections among contact-lens wearers and are warning users to take extra care.

PC guilty of student protest assault

BBC - Tue, 2015-05-19 04:22
A Met Police officer is convicted of assaulting a student whose tooth was knocked out with a riot shield during a protest in 2010.

Clegg: Lib Dems must 'come together'

BBC - Tue, 2015-05-19 04:19
Former Liberal Democrat leader Nick Clegg calls for unity during the party's leadership campaign, saying his successor "deserves our undivided loyalty and support".

VIDEO: Family's joy at 'evil' nurse sentence

BBC - Tue, 2015-05-19 03:57
The family members of Derek Weaver, who was killed by Victorino Chua at Stepping Hill hospital have said they are "delighted" at the verdict.

VIDEO: Adams: 'This is a human occasion'

BBC - Tue, 2015-05-19 03:54
Prince Charles has arrived in Ireland at the start of a four-day visit that will include a meeting with Sinn Féin president Gerry Adams.

What to look out for in the new Parliament

BBC - Tue, 2015-05-19 03:48
More women, different camera angles and other new things

UK house price rises 'accelerate'

BBC - Tue, 2015-05-19 03:47
UK house prices accelerated with a 9.6% increase in the year to the end of March, according to official figures.

Stepping Hill nurse jailed for life

BBC - Tue, 2015-05-19 03:35
Nurse Victorino Chua is jailed for a minimum of 35 years for murdering and poisoning patients at Stepping Hill Hospital.

Iranian artist on trial for cartoon

BBC - Tue, 2015-05-19 03:32
An artist and political activist goes on trial in Iran for a cartoon criticising draft laws which would restrict access to birth control.

Protests grow against

BBC - Tue, 2015-05-19 03:31
Sixty seven digital rights campaign groups sign a letter calling on Facebook's Mark Zuckerberg to rethink his "free mobile data" initiative.

Woman 'delusional during kill bid'

BBC - Tue, 2015-05-19 03:30
A Newport woman who allegedly tried to kill two children was suffering from delusions and believed they were in danger from the mafia, a court hears.

What does a front garden say about you?

BBC - Tue, 2015-05-19 03:17
What does a front garden say about you?

Ramsey given head coach job at QPR

BBC - Tue, 2015-05-19 03:15
Relegated Premier League club QPR appoint Chris Ramsey as their head coach on a three-year contract at Loftus Road.

Assembly 'could collapse next week'

BBC - Tue, 2015-05-19 03:01
The Northern Ireland first minister says he will ask the secretary of state to take control of welfare powers if the Welfare Reform Bill is not passed

Cannes 'bans' women in flat shoes

BBC - Tue, 2015-05-19 02:57
The Cannes Film Festival comes under fire after reports that women were turned away from a screening for wearing flat shoes instead of high heels.

Jowell launches bid for London mayor

BBC - Tue, 2015-05-19 02:47
Labour's former culture secretary Tessa Jowell announces she will run for the next mayor of London.

Sheridan testimony at Coulson trial

BBC - Tue, 2015-05-19 02:46
The Andy Coulson perjury trial begins hearing evidence which the former News of the World editor gave at the 2010 perjury trial of Tommy Sheridan.