International News

Dame Helen to get Bafta fellowship

BBC - Mon, 2014-01-27 02:08
Dame Helen Mirren is to be awarded the British Academy fellowship at next month's Bafta Film Awards.

Cancer care praise but issues remain

BBC - Mon, 2014-01-27 02:03
A major survey of cancer patients in Wales suggests the vast majority thought their care was excellent or very good - but problems still remain.

Everton's Baines signs new deal

BBC - Mon, 2014-01-27 01:59
Everton and England defender Leighton Baines signs a new four-year deal with the Merseyside club.

Gulen denies corruption probe links

BBC - Mon, 2014-01-27 01:38
Cleric Fethullah Gulen, seen as a rival to Turkish PM Recep Tayyip Erdogan, denies using his influence to start probes into alleged government corruption.

Tunisia assembly passes constitution

BBC - Mon, 2014-01-27 01:30
Tunisia's parliament adopts a new constitution - references to Islamic law are dropped and men and women are recognised as equal.

VIDEO: Bieber appears in Panama after arrest

BBC - Mon, 2014-01-27 01:22
Justin Bieber has been spotted in Panama, days after he was charged with with driving under the influence of alcohol, marijuana and prescription drugs in Florida.

VIDEO: Ten tonnes of water pumped per second

BBC - Mon, 2014-01-27 01:21
Somerset has been badly affected by flooding. The pumping station is operating 24 hours a day shifting 10 tonnes of flood water per second.

In pictures: F1 drivers behind the camera

BBC - Mon, 2014-01-27 00:43
F1 drivers behind the lens not the wheel

DNA link to former IRA man's murder

BBC - Mon, 2014-01-27 00:29
Police investigating the murder of a former IRA man in 1999 reveal that they have DNA obtained at the murder scene.

In pictures: Grammy Awards 2014

BBC - Mon, 2014-01-27 00:26
Music stars gather in Los Angeles

US condemns Afghan prisoner release

BBC - Mon, 2014-01-27 00:23
The US military condemns an order by the Afghan government to release 37 prisoners deemed by the Americans to pose a threat to security.

Lib Dem quits over MP sex claims

BBC - Mon, 2014-01-27 00:19
A Liberal Democrat councillor in Portsmouth quits the cabinet in protest at her group's decision to keep Mike Hancock in the council's decision-making body.

Teenager died from single stab wound

BBC - Mon, 2014-01-27 00:19
A 17-year-old girl whose body was found in a flat in Oxted died of a single stab wound, a post-mortem examination finds.

Fethullah Gulen: Powerful but reclusive Turkish cleric

BBC - Mon, 2014-01-27 00:15
Turkey's 'second most powerful man' breaks silence from exile

NHK boss in 'comfort women' apology

BBC - Mon, 2014-01-27 00:06
The new head of national broadcaster NHK apologises for "very inappropriate" comments on Japan's use of sex slaves during World War Two.

AUDIO: What is a 'musical hallucination'?

BBC - Mon, 2014-01-27 00:02
Dr Sukhbinder Kumar discusses his findings on the suffering of musical hallucinations.

Liverpool Care Pathway 'wrongly blamed'

BBC - Sun, 2014-01-26 23:43
A palliative care expert defends the Liverpool Care Pathway

China's Moon rover hits trouble

BBC - Sun, 2014-01-26 23:26
China's Jade Rabbit Moon rover is in trouble after experiencing a "mechanical control abnormality", state media report.

VIDEO: Apple Macintosh computer turns 30

BBC - Sun, 2014-01-26 23:20
Thirty years after its launch, members of the Apple Macintosh design team reminisce about the project.

VIDEO: A hi-tech tennis coach at courtside

BBC - Sun, 2014-01-26 23:11
Tennis technology has progressed so far that the sport's governing body has moved to regulate new data devices.

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