International News

Missing woman's partner in court

BBC - Wed, 2015-01-28 02:18
The partner of a mother-of-four who has been missing for six days appears in court charged with her murder.

Litvinenko: Russians 'still wanted'

BBC - Wed, 2015-01-28 02:16
British police are still investigating the death of Alexander Litvinenko and want to speak to two Russians suspected of his murder, an inquiry hears.

Two in court over 1991 Payne murder

BBC - Wed, 2015-01-28 01:55
Two men appear in court charged with the murder of 18-year-old Nicola Payne, who went missing in Coventry in 1991.

Harris attacks BBC books coverage

BBC - Wed, 2015-01-28 01:48
Novelist Robert Harris calls on the BBC to give books more coverage "at a time when they're really fighting like crazy for a bit of space".

Djokovic surges into semi-finals

BBC - Wed, 2015-01-28 01:47
Four-time champion Novak Djokovic beats Milos Raonic in straight sets to reach the Australian Open semi-finals.

Florida cat crawls out of grave

BBC - Wed, 2015-01-28 01:37
A cat in Florida who was presumed dead after being run over appears five days later having somehow escaped its grave.

Obama, Apple and the tax issue

BBC - Wed, 2015-01-28 01:33
The astonishing success of technology giant Apple raises again the issue of where it pays its taxes.

Real's Bale rules out Man Utd move

BBC - Wed, 2015-01-28 01:20
Real Madrid forward Gareth Bale rules out a move to Manchester United, saying he is "happy" at the Bernabeu.

Ambulance times 'worst on record'

BBC - Wed, 2015-01-28 01:18
New figures show the proportion of ambulances in Wales meeting the target response time for the most urgent calls are the worst on record.

Bubka to rival Coe for IAAF top job

BBC - Wed, 2015-01-28 01:13
Former pole vaulter Sergey Bubka will challenge fellow Olympic champion Sebastian Coe for the IAAF presidency.

Paralysed man's family demand answers

BBC - Wed, 2015-01-28 01:10
The family of a man left paralysed after being arrested receive an apology from the police watchdog for the length of its investigation.

Property sales reach seven-year high

BBC - Wed, 2015-01-28 01:06
Property sales across the UK rose by 14% last year to 1.22 million, the highest number since 2007, official statistics show.

Concern over NI courts budget cuts

BBC - Wed, 2015-01-28 01:03
The Lord Chief Justice says he has "significant concerns" about budget cuts to the Northern Ireland Courts and Tribunals Service (NICTS).

What does your fridge reveal about you?

BBC - Wed, 2015-01-28 01:00
What the contents of your fridge say about you

First step towards saving rhino

BBC - Wed, 2015-01-28 00:54
Experts are pinning their hopes on in-vitro fertilisation (IVF) to save the northern white rhino from extinction.

Ghostbusters: Female stars confirmed

BBC - Wed, 2015-01-28 00:45
Bridesmaids co-stars Kristen Wiig and Melissa McCarthy are to reunite in the all-female Ghostbusters sequel, its director Paul Feig confirms.

'I'm dying - this is the end'

BBC - Wed, 2015-01-28 00:37
As Kell Brook describes being stabbed on holiday, Ben Dirs asks why so many boxers encounter trouble outside the ring.

Greece will not default - PM Tsipras

BBC - Wed, 2015-01-28 00:29
New Greek PM Alexis Tsipras tells his first cabinet meeting his country will not default on its bailout debts, but will negotiate with creditors.

Astrologer 'preyed on the vulnerable'

BBC - Wed, 2015-01-28 00:29
An astrologer and faith healer was a "vulture" who preyed on people when they were at their most vulnerable, a court hears.

VIDEO: Icy blizzard brings Boston to halt

BBC - Wed, 2015-01-28 00:29
The blizzard which narrowly missed New York on Tuesday has instead dumped up to a metre of snow on New England in the US.