International News

EE's GoPro rival offers built-in 4G

BBC - Tue, 2015-06-09 01:02
EE is to sell its own 4G-enabled action camera and "viewfinder watch" that can stream footage to the internet.

UK trade deficit narrows in April

BBC - Tue, 2015-06-09 00:57
The UK trade deficit narrowed to £1.2bn in April from £3.1bn in March, figures from the Office for National Statistics show.

Lenny Henry 'chuffed' at knighthood

BBC - Tue, 2015-06-09 00:42
Comedian and actor Lenny Henry is to become Sir Lenny after confirming that he will receive a knighthood in the Queen's birthday honours.

Crews battle fuel blaze near Kiev

BBC - Tue, 2015-06-09 00:39
Emergency crews are fighting a blaze outside the Ukrainian capital, Kiev, following a huge explosion at a fuel depot.

Goonies actress Trainor dies at 62

BBC - Tue, 2015-06-09 00:17
Actress Mary Ellen Trainor, who starred in films like The Goonies and Lethal Weapon, dies at the age of 62.

Woods to play more golf to improve

BBC - Tue, 2015-06-09 00:14
Former world number one Tiger Woods says he will play more golf over the summer to improve his world ranking and form.

School's £1,650 Barbados sport trip

BBC - Tue, 2015-06-09 00:06
A West Yorkshire school is criticised for asking parents to pay £1,650 for a school trip to Barbados.

Appeal on NI women's abortion rights

BBC - Mon, 2015-06-08 23:56
A young woman and her mother are appealing a High Court ruling that prevents women from Northern Ireland receiving free abortions on the NHS in England.

Gone fishing

BBC - Mon, 2015-06-08 23:32
Beatrice Di Caro's pictures of fishermen in Tuscany

Three arrested after terror raids

BBC - Mon, 2015-06-08 23:25
Two men aged 21 and 27, and one woman aged 21 are arrested in Walsall, West Midlands, on suspicion of Syria related terrorism offences after a police operation.

Protest at Texas police gun incident

BBC - Mon, 2015-06-08 23:16
Close to 800 people march through the city of McKinney near Dallas after a video showed a police officer pointing his gun at black teenagers.

Stroke patients tricked into health

BBC - Mon, 2015-06-08 23:12
Virtual reality could help stroke patients recover by "tricking" them into thinking their affected limb is more accurate than it really is, researchers find.

Nuns survive three days in lift

BBC - Mon, 2015-06-08 23:02
Nuns from Ireland and New Zealand are rescued from a lift in Rome by a cleaner after being trapped for three days without food and water.

Tuesday's gossip column

BBC - Mon, 2015-06-08 22:40
Juventus eye Manchester United striker Van Persie, West Ham to appoint Bilic, Cech encourages Arsenal, plus more.

Stars sign letter to save BBC Three

BBC - Mon, 2015-06-08 22:40
Hundreds of celebrities including Daniel Radcliffe, Olivia Colman and Jack Whitehall sign a letter calling for an end to the plans to move BBC Three online.

First Minister guests on comedy show

BBC - Mon, 2015-06-08 22:31
First Minister Nicola Sturgeon appears on The Daily Show, one of American television's top chat shows.

VIDEO: Sick of nuisance calls? Report them

BBC - Mon, 2015-06-08 22:08
The consumer rights group Which is urging people who get fed up by cold callers and nuisance text messages to register their complaints officially.

'EU exit would threaten UK jobs'

BBC - Mon, 2015-06-08 22:00
The UK's withdrawal from the European Union (EU) would threaten jobs and harm its economy, a major recruitment firm says.

India police kill '12 Maoist rebels'

BBC - Mon, 2015-06-08 21:55
Police in the eastern Indian state of Jharkhand say they have killed at least 12 suspected Maoist rebels in a clash.

Care probe over woman left on floor

BBC - Mon, 2015-06-08 21:34
A care company is under scrutiny after it left a 92-year-old woman alone on the floor when she fell.