International News

'Islamists' held in Kosovo raids

BBC - Mon, 2014-08-11 04:05
Forty men suspected of fighting in Iraq and Syria are arrested by police in Kosovo, in an operation targeting Islamist extremists.

Rory sporting sensation - NI leaders

BBC - Mon, 2014-08-11 04:05
Northern Ireland's first and deputy first ministers describe Rory McIlroy as "a sporting sensation" after his US PGA Championship victory.

US rebuked over Afghan death probes

BBC - Mon, 2014-08-11 04:00
The US is accused by a new Amnesty International report of failing to properly investigate the deaths of Afghan civilians blamed on their forces.

VIDEO: Stuck rollercoaster evacuated mid-ride

BBC - Mon, 2014-08-11 03:58
Fire-fighters have rescued more than 20 people who were stuck for hours on a rollercoaster in the US state of Maryland.

VIDEO: NASCAR star 'shaken' over death

BBC - Mon, 2014-08-11 03:44
NASCAR racing star Tony Stewart is left 'visibly shaken' after being involved in a fatal collision during a race in New York state.

Gallery removes Chapmans sculpture

BBC - Mon, 2014-08-11 03:35
A sculpture by Jake and Dinos Chapman is removed from display at a Rome art gallery after complaints that the work is "paedo-pornographic".

Fresh Gaza talks begin in Egypt

BBC - Mon, 2014-08-11 03:32
Indirect talks between Israelis and Palestinians get under way in Cairo, Egyptian media say, as a ceasefire continues to hold in Gaza.

VIDEO: Sinead on hair, music and being bossy

BBC - Mon, 2014-08-11 03:29
Sinead O'Connor talks to BBC Breakfast about her new music and why she doesn't care what people think of her.

Israeli flag councillor quit call

BBC - Mon, 2014-08-11 03:22
Almost 2,000 people sign a petition calling for the resignation of a Glasgow councillor who waved an Israeli flag.

Software smoothes shaky video clips

BBC - Mon, 2014-08-11 03:08
Help is at hand for anyone who has shot a shaky video while cycling, climbing, kayaking or engaging in any other high-speed sport.

Golden boy McIlroy 'owns his era'

BBC - Mon, 2014-08-11 03:04
In Rory McIlroy's loping stride, all self-belief and attitude, you can see the same authority Tiger Woods once exuded.

Norwich investigates 'racist chants'

BBC - Mon, 2014-08-11 02:54
Norwich City investigates claims that some of its fans made racist chants during Sunday's match at Wolves.

VIDEO: Meet the UK doctors heading to Gaza

BBC - Mon, 2014-08-11 02:49
Britain is sending a team of doctors to Gaza, to help people wounded in the violence.

Petrol stations follow refinery sale

BBC - Mon, 2014-08-11 02:44
The firm which is selling the Murco oil refinery in Milford Haven announces that it all of its UK petrol stations will also be sold.

Bolivia deports 'Dirty War' officer

BBC - Mon, 2014-08-11 02:25
Bolivia captures and extradites an Argentine ex-army officer accused of torturing and murdering opponents during Argentina's military rule.

Priest steps aside over complaint

BBC - Mon, 2014-08-11 02:18
A Catholic priest has stepped aside while an "historical complaint" is investigated, says the Bishop of Dromore.

VIDEO: Online shopping, 20 years on

BBC - Mon, 2014-08-11 02:18
Twenty years after the first online transaction, Ben Thompson visits the John Lewis online distribution centre in Milton Keynes to look how the internet has changed the way we shop.

UK pork farmers face sanctions hit

BBC - Mon, 2014-08-11 02:15
UK pork farmers will face pressure to lower prices because of Russia's ban on food imports from a number of Western countries, say experts.

Human rights chief barred from Egypt

BBC - Mon, 2014-08-11 02:05
Kenneth Roth, the executive director of Human Rights Watch, and another senior staff member are denied entry to Egypt for "security reasons".

AUDIO: Maloney gender change 'huge decision'

BBC - Mon, 2014-08-11 01:58
Susan Musgrove, from the charity Northern Pride and Michelle Bridgman, a psychotherapist and gender identity counsellor, on coming out as transgender.
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