International News

BBC 'ignored woman's Travis claim'

BBC - Thu, 2014-01-23 09:12
A woman who claims she was indecently assaulted by DJ Dave Lee Travis in the mid-1970s tells a court she was not listened to when she later complained to the BBC.

Carney: No immediate rate rise needed

BBC - Thu, 2014-01-23 08:48
The Bank of England's Mark Carney says there is "no immediate need to increase interest rates", despite the jobless rate falling close to 7%.

Woman guilty of friend acid attack

BBC - Thu, 2014-01-23 08:46
A woman is found guilty of throwing acid in the face of a friend while disguised in a veil.

Bankers back in PM's tent

BBC - Thu, 2014-01-23 08:44
Why the PM is listening to the views of bankers once more

Call to ban far-right leader from UK

BBC - Thu, 2014-01-23 08:30
Calls are mounting for the Home Secretary Theresa May to ban Hungarian far-right Jobbik Party leader Gabor Vona from entering the UK.

South Pole record boy returns home

BBC - Thu, 2014-01-23 08:30
A 16-year-old boy from Bristol who became the youngest person to ski to the South Pole returns to the UK.

Hague delays Kenyatta trial start

BBC - Thu, 2014-01-23 08:26
The International Criminal Court postpones the February start of Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta's trial following prosecutor's call for three-month delay.

AUDIO: Premier League targets pubs over TVs

BBC - Thu, 2014-01-23 08:19
The Premier League is to bring legal action against 100 pubs it believes are showing matches illegally.

Ban rules Evans out of Six Nations

BBC - Thu, 2014-01-23 08:11
Lock Ian Evans will miss Wales' Six Nations defence after being banned for 12 weeks for stamping on an opponent.

VIDEO: Woman guilty of friend acid attack

BBC - Thu, 2014-01-23 08:11
A woman is found guilty of throwing acid in the face of a friend while disguised in a Muslim veil.

VIDEO: Bieber arrested for drink and drugs

BBC - Thu, 2014-01-23 08:02
The Canadian pop star, Justin Bieber, has been arrested in Miami on suspicion of drink driving and drag racing

Abuse victim 'raped 1,000 times'

BBC - Thu, 2014-01-23 07:59
An alleged victim of sexual abuse tells Coleraine Crown Court she was raped 1,000 times as a child.

VIDEO: Farage: I don't defend 2010 manifesto

BBC - Thu, 2014-01-23 07:58
UKIP's leader says he does not defend the party's 2010 general election manifesto, but its 2015 policies would be "similar in flavour".

VIDEO: Secret of Jaguar Land Rover success

BBC - Thu, 2014-01-23 07:54
As UK car production hits a six-year high, Jaguar Land Rover's Operations Director explains why the company has never been busier.

VIDEO: Actress leads Davos meditation class

BBC - Thu, 2014-01-23 07:45
Hollywood actress Goldie Hawn explains her reasons for leading a session on meditation for hard-pressed business executives at the 2014 World Economic Forum in Davos.

Father jailed for killing daughter

BBC - Thu, 2014-01-23 07:44
A man who killed his daughter before attempting to take his own life in a car crash is jailed for 20 years.

Crisis talks after Ukraine bloodshed

BBC - Thu, 2014-01-23 07:30
Ukrainian opposition leaders are due to meet President Viktor Yanukovych, a day after the first deaths in the street protests gripping Kiev.

Halfpenny confirms move to Toulon

BBC - Thu, 2014-01-23 07:29
Wales and Lions full-back Leigh Halfpenny confirms he will leave Cardiff Blues to join Toulon next season.

SSE 'on course' for £1.5bn profit

BBC - Thu, 2014-01-23 07:25
SSE says it is on course to make more than £1.5bn in profit this year, despite losing 250,000 gas and electricity customers.

VIDEO: India: Village elders 'ordered gang-rape'

BBC - Thu, 2014-01-23 07:12
Police in India's West Bengal state have arrested 13 men in connection with a gang rape of a woman, allegedly on the orders of village elders who objected to her relationship with a man.

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