International News

Death threats to Amazon tribe leader

BBC - Tue, 2014-07-29 11:22
One of Brazil's most prominent indigenous leaders, Davi Kopenawa of the Yanomami people, calls for police protection following a series of death threats.

England make India batsmen struggle

BBC - Tue, 2014-07-29 11:21
James Anderson and Stuart Broad help England continue to dominate India on day three of the third Test at Southampton.

MH17 parents 'angry and frustrated'

BBC - Tue, 2014-07-29 11:15
The parents of one of the MH17 crash victims say after meeting David Cameron they are "angry and frustrated" at not knowing what has happened to their son's body.

The Commonwealths boxer who had never been in a ring

BBC - Tue, 2014-07-29 10:15
Meet the boxer from a disappearing Pacific island nation who trains by using a punch bag hanging from a breadfruit tree.

Child malaria vaccine 'milestone'

BBC - Tue, 2014-07-29 10:06
Scientists say the world's first malaria vaccine provides children with continuing protection against the disease and may be in use by 2015.

Migration changes 'to put UK first'

BBC - Tue, 2014-07-29 10:02
A series of changes to restrict benefits to some EU migrants is unveiled as David Cameron warns people who are in the UK illegally "we will find you, we will send you home".

England gymnasts win double gold

BBC - Tue, 2014-07-29 09:59
England's men and women win gold in the gymnastic team finals as Scotland's men and Wales's women also claim medals.

Max Mosley sues Google over photos

BBC - Tue, 2014-07-29 09:57
Ex-motorsport boss Max Mosley issues High Court proceedings against Google for publishing photos of him taken at a sex party.

Road rage driver used lorry to kill

BBC - Tue, 2014-07-29 09:53
A lorry driver is convicted of using his 17-tonne truck to murder another motorist by deliberately driving over him.

The women having a laugh in Turkey

BBC - Tue, 2014-07-29 09:52
Big backlash as women told not to laugh in public.

Hillsborough police note 'vanished'

BBC - Tue, 2014-07-29 09:43
A note of a crucial radio message to the police control box at Hillsborough "vanished from the record", the inquests into the disaster hear.

'Quantum Cheshire Cat' observed

BBC - Tue, 2014-07-29 09:36
Scientists have separated a particle from one of its physical properties - proving a theory known as the "quantum Cheshire Cat".

West Africa flight ban over Ebola

BBC - Tue, 2014-07-29 09:33
A West African airline halts flights to Liberia and Sierra Leone amid concern about Ebola as a leading doctor dies of the virus in Sierra Leone.

Five-star McIntosh earns record haul

BBC - Tue, 2014-07-29 09:25
Jen McIntosh eclipses her mother's medal record to become Scotland's most successful female in Commonwealth Games history.

Liberia bans football over Ebola

BBC - Tue, 2014-07-29 08:48
Liberia suspends all football activities in an effort to control the spread of Ebola, as the number of people killed by the virus in West Africa reaches 672.

In pictures: Royal visit to Glasgow

BBC - Tue, 2014-07-29 08:46
Royals meet Commonwealth Games stars

'Hobbit home' loses demolition vote

BBC - Tue, 2014-07-29 08:40
An eco-friendly 'hobbit-style' home faces demolition after being refused retrospective planning permission by Pembrokeshire council.

In pictures: Eid around the world

BBC - Tue, 2014-07-29 08:32
Muslims around the world celebrate festival of Eid al-Fitr

Government ends prison guitar ban

BBC - Tue, 2014-07-29 08:21
A ban on steel-string guitars in prison cells in England and Wales is reversed after a campaign by rock stars including Billy Bragg and Johnny Marr.

Hunt ticked off over A&E wait stats

BBC - Tue, 2014-07-29 08:20
Health Secretary Jeremy Hunt is ticked off by the statistics watchdog over claims about A&E waiting times in England.
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