International News

Flood-affected rivers to be dredged

BBC - Wed, 2014-01-29 06:57
Rivers in Somerset are to be dredged as soon as the current high water levels drop, the Government says.

Vettel struggling with new Red Bull

BBC - Wed, 2014-01-29 06:49
World champion Sebastian Vettel has a tough time in testing, completing just 11 laps over two days in his new Red Bull.

Cyclist death charge driver cleared

BBC - Wed, 2014-01-29 06:47
A youth worker is cleared of causing the death of a cyclist who was knocked off his bike on a busy commuter road.

FAI hears crash was 'not survivable'

BBC - Wed, 2014-01-29 06:37
The Super Puma helicopter crash which killed 16 men in the North Sea in 2009 was "not survivable", a fatal accident inquiry hears.

AUDIO: Prince sues fans $22m for gig videos

BBC - Wed, 2014-01-29 06:10
Prince fan Darren and media lawyer Steve Kuncewicz react to Prince's legal action over gig videos.

VIDEO: Bank will honour agreed deal - Carney

BBC - Wed, 2014-01-29 06:08
Mark Carney says the Bank of England would implement an agreed deal on currency arrangements in the event of independence.

Deep South in winter storm emergency

BBC - Wed, 2014-01-29 06:03
The US southern states, a region used to sultry weather and hurricane warnings, are preparing for a severe winter storm that is spawning travel chaos.

Palestinian shot dead in West Bank

BBC - Wed, 2014-01-29 06:00
A Palestinian man is shot dead by Israeli troops near the West Bank city of Ramallah, but there are conflicting reports over whether he was armed.

Bank hack 'mastermind' pleads guilty

BBC - Wed, 2014-01-29 05:46
A Russian programmer accused of creating one of the most widely used bank account hacking toolkits pleads guilty to a related charge in the US.

Three charged over bins food theft

BBC - Wed, 2014-01-29 05:44
Three men are to stand trial after allegedly taking cheese, tomatoes and Mr Kipling cakes from the bins behind an Iceland store.

VIDEO: School bus flips in 1,000 mile snow storm

BBC - Wed, 2014-01-29 05:41
A rare winter storm that stretches 1,000 miles has hit the Deep South of the US.

Caltongate plans get green light

BBC - Wed, 2014-01-29 05:40
Revived plans to develop a derelict gap site in Edinburgh with offices, housing and shops, are approved by councillors.

VIDEO: Calls for miners' strike apologies

BBC - Wed, 2014-01-29 05:38
Labour's Lisa Nandy and the prime minister call for apologies over the 1980s miners' strike when the issues is raised at PMQs about recently-released Cabinet papers.

Yemenia Airways charged over crash

BBC - Wed, 2014-01-29 05:35
France charges Yemenia Airways with manslaughter over a 2009 crash off the Comoros Islands that killed 152 people, judicial sources say.

VIDEO: House of Commons

BBC - Wed, 2014-01-29 05:35
The UK is to give emergency sanctuary to the most vulnerable Syrian refugees, MPs are told.

Malawi $100m corruption trial begins

BBC - Wed, 2014-01-29 05:28
The first two defendants are appearing in court in Malawi's biggest ever corruption trial, which has affected aid payments and outraged the public.

Does post-Lions fatigue favour France?

BBC - Wed, 2014-01-29 05:14
Is there a link between the after-effects of a British & Irish Lions tour and French success in the Six Nations?

Day in pictures: 29 January 2014

BBC - Wed, 2014-01-29 05:10
24 hours of news photos: 29 January

Boy told he was 'product of evil'

BBC - Wed, 2014-01-29 05:09
A priest told a former resident of a children's home in Northern Ireland he was the product of an evil and satanic relationship, an inquiry hears.

UK Madeleine detectives in Portugal

BBC - Wed, 2014-01-29 05:08
British detectives investigating the 2007 disappearance of Madeleine McCann in the Algarve are visiting Portugal, Scotland Yard confirm.

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