International News

Arches to go into administration

BBC - Wed, 2015-06-10 07:21
Glasgow's Arches nightclub and arts venue is to go into administration, it is been announced.

US prison guards charged over death

BBC - Wed, 2015-06-10 06:40
Two prison guards are charged over the death of a black inmate in New York City, say prosecutors in Manhattan.

Would summer switch be good or bad?

BBC - Wed, 2015-06-10 06:37
Clubs could save money, fans could wear flip-flops and more possible changes from any move to summer football in Scotland.

Kenya bans teachers over sex abuse

BBC - Wed, 2015-06-10 06:36
Kenya's authorities ban 126 teachers for "gross misconduct", mostly for sexual abuse of their students.

MP accuses Velothon Wales of 'lying'

BBC - Wed, 2015-06-10 06:31
Organisers of a major bike race are accused of lying over its consultation of the event by a Welsh MP.

Russian cybersecurity firm hacked

BBC - Wed, 2015-06-10 06:24
A leading cybersecurity firm, Kaspersky Lab, says an infamous hacking group breached its systems in an attempt to steal sensitive information.

Murder accused PC fired eight shots

BBC - Wed, 2015-06-10 06:12
An ex-Met Police officer fired eight short-range shots in just over two seconds at a gang member in a car he stopped, a court hears.

Food writer Marguerite Patten dies

BBC - Wed, 2015-06-10 05:46
Cookery writer and wartime broadcaster Marguerite Patten has died aged 99, her family announces.

PM unveils new migration crackdown

BBC - Wed, 2015-06-10 05:35
David Cameron unveils measures to "significantly reduce" the scale of UK migration from outside the EU at prime minister's questions.

MEPs in bitter split on EU-US trade

BBC - Wed, 2015-06-10 05:31
The European Parliament's last-minute cancellation of a debate exposes deep divisions over trade talks with the US.

Villa to offer Benteke new deal

BBC - Wed, 2015-06-10 05:17
Aston Villa will offer striker Christian Benteke a new deal this summer, says chief executive Tom Fox.

Is the Home Office attempting to 'body-swerve' official drugs advisers?

BBC - Wed, 2015-06-10 05:07
The Home Secretary and her statutory advisers on drug policy may be heading for a showdown over government plans to deal with so-called "legal highs".

Plane crash link to data-wipe error

BBC - Wed, 2015-06-10 05:07
A military plane crash was probably caused by computer files being accidentally wiped from three of its engines, according to investigators.

VIDEO: Band leader James Last dies at 86

BBC - Wed, 2015-06-10 04:54
A look back at the long career of big band leader James Last, who has died in Florida aged 86.

Video row in France right to die case

BBC - Wed, 2015-06-10 04:53
Campaigners fighting a decision to take a paralysed man off life support have sparked controversy in France by releasing a video of him in hospital.

Fake mobile towers 'snoop on public'

BBC - Wed, 2015-06-10 04:51
Fake mobile towers that scoop up data from passing phones are routinely being used in London, an investigation by Sky News suggests.

Pope creates child abuse tribunal

BBC - Wed, 2015-06-10 04:37
Pope Francis approves the creation of a tribunal to hear cases of bishops accused of covering up child abuse by paedophile priests.

VIDEO: Puffins 'at risk of extinction'

BBC - Wed, 2015-06-10 04:14
Across Europe puffins have been classified as at risk of extinction because of climate change and a lack of food.

Tory MPs want schools funding reform

BBC - Wed, 2015-06-10 04:05
Backbench Conservative MPs are demanding government action to help schools in England facing a financial crisis.

Fellaini doubtful to face Wales

BBC - Wed, 2015-06-10 03:58
Belgium forward Marouane Fellaini is a doubt for Friday's Euro 2016 qualifier against Wales in Cardiff.