International News

German singing star admits card scam

BBC - Tue, 2015-06-02 02:10
Severino Seeger, the newly-crowned winner of a German television singing contest, appears in court and admits defrauding pensioners.

Serb ex-spies on trial for murder

BBC - Tue, 2015-06-02 02:04
Serbian ex-intelligence officers plead not guilty to the 1999 murder of newspaper editor Slavko Curuvija, a critic of ex-leader Slobodan Milosevic.

Blatter deputy denies bribe claims

BBC - Tue, 2015-06-02 01:59
Fifa president Sepp Blatter's top lieutenant Jerome Valcke denies allegations that he made key payments in a bribery scandal engulfing world football.

VIDEO: What if we put Moon race effort into renewables?

BBC - Tue, 2015-06-02 01:58
A group of scientists and economists is calling for the equivalent of the Apollo Space programme to produce cheap, clean energy.

UK Navy sailor dies in Seychelles

BBC - Tue, 2015-06-02 01:55
The death of a UK Royal Navy sailor during an operation in the Seychelles is being investigated by police.

VIDEO: Tributes paid to Charles Kennedy

BBC - Tue, 2015-06-02 01:53
Politicians from all parties have been paying tribute to former Liberal Democrat Party leader Charles Kennedy, who has died aged 55.

The Charles Kennedy Story

BBC - Tue, 2015-06-02 01:47
The life and times of the former Lib Dem leader Charles Kennedy, who has died age of 55.

Samson replaces Bain in Scots' squad

BBC - Tue, 2015-06-02 01:47
Kilmarnock keeper Craig Samson is called into Scotland's squad for their double header after Dundee's Scott Bain pulls out.

Police face rape complaints 'burden'

BBC - Tue, 2015-06-02 01:44
Police and prosecutors need to change they way they handle rape complaints after a report says there is an "overwhelming burden" on officers.

Eurozone inflation rate up to 0.3%

BBC - Tue, 2015-06-02 01:38
The eurozone's inflation rate turned positive in May after five months of falls or stagnation, reviving hopes of an economic recovery in Europe.

Scottish tributes to Charles Kennedy

BBC - Tue, 2015-06-02 01:35
Tributes to the former Liberal Democrat leader Charles Kennedy are made by figures from across Scottish politics.

Care leavers housed in B&Bs

BBC - Tue, 2015-06-02 01:30
Local authorities are putting care leavers in bed and breakfast despite new rules intended to restrict this.

Williams estate settlement delayed

BBC - Tue, 2015-06-02 01:08
Robin Williams's wife and adult children are given two more months to resolve a dispute over the division of the comedian's estate.

VIDEO: Could a wi-fi kettle put you at risk?

BBC - Tue, 2015-06-02 00:55
Rory Cellan-Jones examines whether connected household objects like a wi-fi kettle could put your personal security at risk.

England yet to comment on Cipriani

BBC - Tue, 2015-06-02 00:54
England are waiting for more details to emerge before commenting on the arrest of fly-half Danny Cipriani.

Eight held in child sex dawn raids

BBC - Tue, 2015-06-02 00:50
Eight men are arrested in a dawn operation in Oxford on suspicion of offences related to child sexual exploitation.

Whales in mass stranding on Skye

BBC - Tue, 2015-06-02 00:48
Rescuers go to the aid of 21 pilot whales that stranded on the shore at Staffin on Skye.

Downton Abbey voted best TV drama

BBC - Tue, 2015-06-02 00:38
Downton Abbey is voted best TV drama while Strictly Come Dancing wins best entertainment show at the Voice of the Listener and Viewer awards.

Paris police clear migrants' camp

BBC - Tue, 2015-06-02 00:29
French police evict about 360 migrants from a makeshift camp in Paris, after a clash between migrants in Calais.

Why is God not female?

BBC - Tue, 2015-06-02 00:28
Why is God mostly referred to as a male?