International News

VIDEO: One killed in M25 collision

BBC - Tue, 2014-12-09 01:43
One person has died and a number of people have been injured in a multiple vehicle crash on the M25 in Essex.

Man Utd v Liverpool like a pub match

BBC - Tue, 2014-12-09 01:40
Gary Neville says Manchester United's game against Liverpool on Sunday could be "like the Dog and Duck versus The Red Lion".

VIDEO: Explorer drives tractor to South Pole

BBC - Tue, 2014-12-09 01:32
A Dutch explorer who has driven to the South Pole in a tractor says she has achieved "an impossible dream".

AUDIO: 'I was charged with stealing'

BBC - Tue, 2014-12-09 01:32
Sub-postmaster Jo Hamilton told Today presenter John Humphrys: Originally I was charged with stealing. They said if I repaid and pleaded guilty to 14 counts of false accounting they would drop the theft.

Homicides at lowest recorded level

BBC - Tue, 2014-12-09 01:23
The number of homicides committed in Scotland in 2013-2014 falls to 60 - the lowest recorded figure.

Zimbabwe VP denies anti-Mugabe plot

BBC - Tue, 2014-12-09 01:20
Zimbabwe's Vice-President Joice Mujuru rejects accusations of corruption and plotting to kill President Mugabe as "unfounded" and "ridiculous".

Boyhood and Birdman make AFI list

BBC - Tue, 2014-12-09 01:18
The American Film Institute picks its top 11 films of 2014, including Boyhood, Birdman, Unbroken and Interstellar.

No trial over Nazi massacre case

BBC - Tue, 2014-12-09 01:16
A court in the German city of Cologne throws out the case of an 89-year-old man accused over an infamous Nazi massacre of civilians in France.

England top group after Belgium draw

BBC - Tue, 2014-12-09 01:14
A brilliant strike from Iain Lewers earns England a 1-1 draw with Belgium and ensures they top Pool A at the Champions Trophy.

Boy, 15 on drink-driving charge

BBC - Tue, 2014-12-09 00:53
A 15-year-old boy is charged with drinking and driving after being stopped by officers in Kent.

Firefighters begin 24-hour strike

BBC - Tue, 2014-12-09 00:49
Firefighters across England are on a one-day strike as part of a long-running row over pensions.

Where you can and can't fly a drone

BBC - Tue, 2014-12-09 00:48
Where is it illegal for ordinary people to fly a drone?

Mars rover 'solves mountain riddle'

BBC - Tue, 2014-12-09 00:35
Scientists working on Nasa's Curiosity rover think they can now explain why there is a huge mountain at the robot's landing site in Mars' Gale Crater.

Panel to oversee Birmingham council

BBC - Tue, 2014-12-09 00:30
An independent panel should be set up to oversee improvements at Birmingham City Council, a review finds.

Rush release for Ronson's single

BBC - Mon, 2014-12-08 23:41
The release date of Mark Ronson's single Uptown Funk is brought forward by five weeks after an X Factor cover tops the iTunes chart.

Five released over fatal stabbing

BBC - Mon, 2014-12-08 23:41
Five people arrested by detectives investigating the fatal stabbing of a man in east Belfast are released pending a report to the Public Prosecution Service.

Financial regulator in hot water

BBC - Mon, 2014-12-08 23:34
Martin Wheatley is facing criticism after a briefing by the Financial Conduct Authority wiped billions of pounds off insurance firms' value

Hoverfly kiss wins photo prize

BBC - Mon, 2014-12-08 23:26
Hoverfly takes ecology photo prize

Uighur scholar's students jailed

BBC - Mon, 2014-12-08 23:00
Seven students of imprisoned Uighur academic Ilham Tohti have been convicted of separatism and jailed, a lawyer for Tohti says.

VIDEO: Albinos 'being killed like animals'

BBC - Mon, 2014-12-08 22:51
A new campaign launched in Tanzania aims to protect albino people after a rise in the number of them being murdered.