International News

'Tory mutiny' over EU referendum

BBC - Mon, 2015-06-08 14:51
A day after front pages carried a warning from David Cameron that ministers must back the UK's membership of the EU, the papers say he was forced into a "climbdown".

US army shuts website after hacking

BBC - Mon, 2015-06-08 14:46
The US army temporarily takes down its website after a hacking attack, claimed by the Syrian Electronic Army group.

VIDEO: Sweden and Nigeria in six-goal epic

BBC - Mon, 2015-06-08 14:34
Sweden and Nigeria play out an epic 3-3 draw in their opening Group D match at the 2015 Women's World Cup in Winnipeg.

Pakistan man given death row reprieve

BBC - Mon, 2015-06-08 14:28
The execution of a Pakistani man convicted of manslaughter has been postponed for the fourth time - hours before he was due to be hanged, officials say.

Man is 'critical' after serious RTC

BBC - Mon, 2015-06-08 14:10
A man is in a critical condition in hospital following a road traffic collision involving a bus on the Ormeau Road in south Belfast.

VIDEO: Apple reveals new music app

BBC - Mon, 2015-06-08 13:53
Apple has announced a new app that combines a streaming song and music video library, an internet radio station and a way for artists to share unreleased tracks and other material.

Will Apple Music become number one?

BBC - Mon, 2015-06-08 13:16
Is Apple's new Music app too complicated to beat Spotify, or will consumers favour its mix of services?

Chinese armpit hair competition triggers online debate

BBC - Mon, 2015-06-08 12:44
An online '"armpit hair competition" triggers a huge debate online in China, with opinion divided about its rights and wrongs.

Gascoigne's 'relief' over alcoholism

BBC - Mon, 2015-06-08 12:35
In a BBC Radio 5 live interview, Paul Gascoigne speaks about alcoholism, press 'lies' and missing playing football.

Trying to make sense of Kim Jong-un

BBC - Mon, 2015-06-08 12:34
Why it's so hard to make sense of Kim Jong-un, North Korea's Supreme Leader.

Aston Villa sale moves a step closer

BBC - Mon, 2015-06-08 12:25
Aston Villa grant exclusive negotiation rights to an unnamed potential new owner but it is not ex-Chelsea man Paul Smith.

Dowsett wants to regain hour record

BBC - Mon, 2015-06-08 11:42
Britain's Alex Dowsett says he will aim to regain the hour record after it was broken by Sir Bradley Wiggins.

Frampton fights Mexican in US debut

BBC - Mon, 2015-06-08 11:41
Carl Frampton will defend his IBF super-bantamweight title against Mexican Alejandro Gonzalez Junior in Texas on 18 July.

'Suitcase boy' reunited with mother

BBC - Mon, 2015-06-08 11:35
An eight-year-old boy from Ivory Coast who was found being smuggled into Spain in a suitcase is reunited with his mother.

Double-decker bus fire on motorway

BBC - Mon, 2015-06-08 11:30
A fire on board a double-decker bus causes long delays on the M22 motorway in County Antrim

VIDEO: Helium balloon launched to test landings

BBC - Mon, 2015-06-08 11:28
Nasa has launched a helium balloon to test possible landing systems for future flights to Mars.

VIDEO: Sicily migrant homes 'like a dump'

BBC - Mon, 2015-06-08 11:21
Clive Myrie has been finding out what happens to migrants once they they have been rescued from the Mediterranean Sea and taken to Italy.

Sweet source for aviation biofuel

BBC - Mon, 2015-06-08 11:20
Researchers identify a novel way to produce aviation fuel from sugarcane biomass that could deliver an 80% reduction in greenhouse gas emissions.

Bees descend on city centre pub

BBC - Mon, 2015-06-08 11:03
A Cardiff city centre bar closes its beer garden for several hours after "thousands" of bees "descended from nowhere".

Reds need proven striker - Aldridge

BBC - Mon, 2015-06-08 11:00
Liverpool need to sign a "big marquee" striker despite buying Danny Ings, according to ex-Reds forward John Aldridge.