International News

Malala suspects held - Pakistan army

BBC - Fri, 2014-09-12 08:00
The militants suspected of the gun attack on education activist Malala Yousafzai in 2012 are arrested, Pakistan's army says.

VIDEO: What makes badgers so endearing?

BBC - Fri, 2014-09-12 07:54
As protesters continue their efforts to stop a second year of badger culls, what has made the animal so endearing to the public?

The long shadows of war

BBC - Fri, 2014-09-12 07:48
How do you commemorate war without glamorising it?

10 things we didn't know last week

BBC - Fri, 2014-09-12 07:48
Winter babies crawl earlier than summer babies and more nuggets

Weekendish: The best of the week's reads

BBC - Fri, 2014-09-12 07:45
The best features you may have missed

Go Figure: The week in numbers

BBC - Fri, 2014-09-12 07:41
The week's big numbers visualised

Fresh concern over A&E staffing

BBC - Fri, 2014-09-12 07:40
Senior A&E consultants warn NHS Grampian for a second time that Aberdeen staff shortages are at risk of endangering patient safety.

Bard to be translated into Mandarin

BBC - Fri, 2014-09-12 07:35
The UK government is donating £1.5m for the first translation of all William Shakespeare's works into Mandarin for audiences in China.

Israeli spy agency veterans protest

BBC - Fri, 2014-09-12 07:25
Dozens of veterans of an elite Israeli military intelligence unit say in a letter that they will no longer serve in operations against Palestinians.

New evidence against dead paedophile

BBC - Fri, 2014-09-12 07:23
Detectives investigating historical abuse at north Wales children's homes say a paedophile head teacher who died in prison would have faced fresh charges.

'Metal shards' hold MH17 crash clue

BBC - Fri, 2014-09-12 07:18
The investigation into the downing of Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 searches for clues in 25 pieces of metal recovered from bodies and debris.

VIDEO: House of Commons

BBC - Fri, 2014-09-12 06:49
Tory MP John Baron asks an urgent question on the government's response to Islamic State.

Week in pictures: 6-12 September 2014

BBC - Fri, 2014-09-12 06:49
Some of the best news photos from around the world

In pictures: Oscar Pistorius verdict

BBC - Fri, 2014-09-12 06:28
Pictures from the verdict

VIDEO: Theatre climbs high for farm show

BBC - Fri, 2014-09-12 06:09
An unusual theatrical performance is underway on the slopes of Snowdon, where the audience is invited on a 6km hike to see the work of sheep farmers interpreted in music, poetry and dance.

Pistorius could compete at Rio 2016

BBC - Fri, 2014-09-12 05:55
Oscar Pistorius will be allowed to compete at the 2016 Paralympic Games if he is not in jail, the IPC reveals.

How will Falcao fit in at Man Utd?

BBC - Fri, 2014-09-12 05:08
Football pundits and journalists give their suggestions on how new striker Radamel Falcao will fit into the Man Utd team.

Ian Paisley: From Dr No to Dr Yes

BBC - Fri, 2014-09-12 05:07
Ian Paisley: From Dr No to Dr Yes

VIDEO: Oscar Pistorius 'a free man for now'

BBC - Fri, 2014-09-12 04:59
South African athlete Oscar Pistorius has been found guilty of culpable homicide after the judge found he killed his girlfriend by mistake but has remained on bail.

Gillespie praises 'ruthless' Tykes

BBC - Fri, 2014-09-12 04:59
Yorkshire coach Jason Gillespie hails his side as worthy winners of the County Championship title.