International News

Police probe 'car scam' stabbings

BBC - Fri, 2015-04-10 02:18
Police continue their investigations into the attempted murder of two men who had travelled to Edinburgh to buy a car.

Wolf Hall divides Broadway critics

BBC - Fri, 2015-04-10 01:57
The Royal Shakespeare Company's production of Hilary Mantel's Wolf Hall gets a mixed reception from New York critics as it opens on Broadway.

Athletes die in Morocco collision

BBC - Fri, 2015-04-10 01:47
A head-on collision between a coach and lorry in Morocco has killed 31 people, many of them young athletes, officials say.

Crews remain at scene of wildfire

BBC - Fri, 2015-04-10 01:47
Firefighters remain at the scene of a wildfire near water treatment works at Dornoch in Sutherland.

VIDEO: Lifeboat retrieves golden retriever

BBC - Fri, 2015-04-10 01:45
How a Lifeboat crew saved a golden retriever from being swept out to sea

Gaza police seize Banksy artwork

BBC - Fri, 2015-04-10 01:45
Police in Gaza confiscate a door bearing graffiti by UK artist Banksy after its original owner said he had been tricked into selling it.

Singleton pulls out of Tupac biopic

BBC - Fri, 2015-04-10 01:39
Oscar-nominated film director John Singleton pulls out of the forthcoming biopic of the late rapper Tupac Shakur.

VIDEO: Women's Boat Race makes history

BBC - Fri, 2015-04-10 01:37
For the first time in the history of the Oxford versus Cambridge boat race, women will race on the same day and the same course as the men.

Extra flights tackle strike backlog

BBC - Fri, 2015-04-10 01:34
Easyjet will run "rescue" flights and may put bigger planes on busy routes to deal with the after-effects of two-day strike action by French air traffic controllers.

Why derby won't help Man City - Savage

BBC - Fri, 2015-04-10 01:25
Robbie Savage on why Sunday's derby comes at the wrong time for Manchester City as they try to rediscover their best form.

UK industrial output edges higher

BBC - Fri, 2015-04-10 01:23
UK industrial output rose by just 0.1% in February, according to the latest figures from the Office for National Statistics.

FTSE 100 back near record high

BBC - Fri, 2015-04-10 01:01
The FTSE 100 approaches its record high, with drug firm Shire the top riser after it says US regulators are to give an eye treatment a priority review.

Tributes for cricket legend Benaud

BBC - Fri, 2015-04-10 00:58
The world pays tribute to Richie Benaud, the former Australia captain and legendary cricket commentator, who has died aged 84.

Pakistan votes for Yemen neutrality

BBC - Fri, 2015-04-10 00:51
Pakistan parliament calls for neutrality in Yemen conflict, snubbing Saudi Arabia's request to join anti-Houthi coalition.

Murder inquiry after woman, 95, dies

BBC - Fri, 2015-04-10 00:37
A 73-year-old man is arrested on suspicion of murder after the body of an elderly woman is found at her home, police say.

'The market is rigged' - Michael Lewis

BBC - Fri, 2015-04-10 00:19
Michael Lewis, the author of Flash Boys and Liar's Poker, says high speed electronic traders are still a threat (but there is a solution).

Man arrested after track invasion

BBC - Fri, 2015-04-10 00:15
A man who ran across the track during practice for the Chinese Grand Prix and then entered the pits is arrested.

Hamilton top in second practice

BBC - Thu, 2015-04-09 23:52
Mercedes' Lewis Hamilton is in a league of his own throughout Friday practice at the Chinese Grand Prix.

Osborne's pledge on Wales' funding

BBC - Thu, 2015-04-09 23:48
Chancellor George Osborne reiterates his pledge to negotiate Wales' funding settlement if the Tories get back into power.

VIDEO: The liquid that can stop bullets

BBC - Thu, 2015-04-09 23:46
BBC Click's LJ Rich looks at some of the best of the week's technology news