International News

Oil giant Shell 'changing emphasis'

BBC - Thu, 2014-01-30 09:25
Oil giant Royal Dutch Shell halts exploration in Alaska as part of a strategy that will see the company cut spending and step up asset disposals.

Schumacher doctors work to end coma

BBC - Thu, 2014-01-30 09:20
Racing legend Michael Schumacher's sedation is being reduced to allow him to wake from his coma, which could take a long time, his manager says.

Hanged soldier prompts review call

BBC - Thu, 2014-01-30 09:14
A coroner calls for a review of army mental health procedures after a former soldier who served in Afghanistan was found hanged at his home.

VIDEO: Cameron: Communications data vital

BBC - Thu, 2014-01-30 09:05
David Cameron says it is crucial to modernise legislation regarding communications data, or face "a real problem... keeping people safe."

Thursday's gossip column

BBC - Thu, 2014-01-30 08:50
Schalke won't sell Draxler to Arsenal, Swansea pull out of Ince deal, Norwich keen on Yobo, plus more.

Red Bull endure nightmare Jerez test

BBC - Thu, 2014-01-30 08:41
Red Bull's pre-season struggles continue as the world champions endure a difficult third day of testing in Jerez.

VIDEO: Good Samaritan dies in M1 tragedy

BBC - Thu, 2014-01-30 08:41
A "serious incident" in which two people are said to have died has seen the M1 motorway in Hertfordshire closed for some time.

Soldiers to help with Games security

BBC - Thu, 2014-01-30 08:32
Members of the armed forces are to be drafted in to help with security at the 2014 Commonwealth Games in Glasgow, it is revealed.

Neighbour reverses car into kitchen

BBC - Thu, 2014-01-30 08:11
A couple return from holiday to find a neighbour's car embedded in their bungalow's newly-refitted kitchen.

Men 'enjoyed helping triple killer'

BBC - Thu, 2014-01-30 08:10
Two men accused of helping multiple murderer Joanna Dennehy were "enjoying the moment", a jury hears.

'No helmet' cycling ad ban reviewed

BBC - Thu, 2014-01-30 07:49
A ruling against a safe cycling advert which showed a rider without a helmet is withdrawn while authorities review their decision.

AUDIO: Orthorexia 'rules your entire life'

BBC - Thu, 2014-01-30 07:48
Orthorexia sufferer Carrie Armstrong says her obsession with healthy eating ruled her entire life.

US economy growing at 3.2% a year

BBC - Thu, 2014-01-30 07:25
US economic growth remains robust for the final quarter of 2013, growing at an annual rate of 3.2%, according to official figures.

'Mourinho is wrong - football was exciting in the 1800s'

BBC - Thu, 2014-01-30 07:22
Jose Mourinho would find football in the Victorian to be entertaining with teams playing five forwards, according to a historian.

VIDEO: Blogger finds life-saving stranger

BBC - Thu, 2014-01-30 07:15
A man who was on the verge of jumping off Waterloo Bridge has been reunited with the passer-by who stopped him from killing himself six years ago.

West Ham sign midfielder Razak

BBC - Thu, 2014-01-30 07:14
West Ham sign ex-Manchester City midfielder Abdul Razak on a short-term contract from Anzhi Makhachkala.

Troops 'end Baghdad hostage crisis'

BBC - Thu, 2014-01-30 07:14
Iraqi security forces have ended a hostage crisis at a government building in Baghdad, but there are conflicting reports about the number of casualties.

I'm a decent human being - DJ Travis

BBC - Thu, 2014-01-30 07:02
DJ Dave Lee Travis tells a court he is a "normal, decent human being" and is "astonished" at the sex offence allegations that have been made against him.

US killer executed as appeal fails

BBC - Thu, 2014-01-30 06:56
A man convicted of murdering a jeweller in 1991 is executed by lethal injection in the US state of Missouri, despite a last-minute appeal.

Rare Twitter username 'stolen'

BBC - Thu, 2014-01-30 06:39
The owner of the rare Twitter username @N says it was 'stolen' from him by a hacker.

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