International News

Croatia's ex-spy chief extradited

BBC - Fri, 2014-01-24 08:08
Croatia's former spy chief is handed over to Germany on suspicion of murder, after a row which strained ties between the EU and its newest member.

MP Carswell makes citizen's arrest

BBC - Fri, 2014-01-24 08:07
Conservative MP Douglas Carswell makes a citizen's arrest after confronting a shoplifter outside his local Boots store.

Travis 'said groping was the norm'

BBC - Fri, 2014-01-24 08:04
DJ Dave Lee Travis told police that groping behaviour was the "norm" during the 1970s but denied allegations made against him, a court hears.

Hacking case phones 'never found'

BBC - Fri, 2014-01-24 07:55
Up to 10 mobile phones and computer gadgets potentially linked to Rebekah Brooks have never been found by police, the phone-hacking trial hears.

VIDEO: Van Gogh icons, side by side

BBC - Fri, 2014-01-24 07:53
Two of Vincent van Gogh's iconic sunflower paintings are shown together in London for the first time in 65 years.

Best tennis ahead of me - Federer

BBC - Fri, 2014-01-24 07:40
Roger Federer believes his best tennis this year is still to come after he loses in the Australian Open last four to Rafael Nadal.

Death 'may not have been prevented'

BBC - Fri, 2014-01-24 07:37
The death of a 14-year-old girl under care of social services may not have been prevented even if more steps had been taken, a serious case review says.

Whole-life sentences 'not wrong'

BBC - Fri, 2014-01-24 07:37
Whole-life terms given to some killers are "not manifestly excessive or wrong in principle", the Court of Appeal hears.

Fatal crash car travelling at 80mph

BBC - Fri, 2014-01-24 07:31
A stolen car involved in a crash in which a policewoman died had been travelling at up to 80mph in a 30mph limit, a court is told.

Pay rising in real terms - coalition

BBC - Fri, 2014-01-24 07:30
The government says most workers have seen their take-home pay rise in real terms in the past year but Labour calls their figures "dodgy".

Carney: interest rates permanently lower

BBC - Fri, 2014-01-24 07:20
Carney signals he wants interest rates to stay where they are

Syria regime 'may quit Geneva talks'

BBC - Fri, 2014-01-24 07:20
Syria's foreign minister threatens to quit peace talks in Geneva, state media say, as both sides refuse to meet face-to-face.

England among top seeds for Euro 2016

BBC - Fri, 2014-01-24 07:05
England will avoid Germany and Spain in Euro 2016 qualifying after being named as one of the top seeds.

Quick-thinking lorry drivers praised

BBC - Fri, 2014-01-24 06:54
Police praise lorry and van drivers who warned other motorists of a man travelling the wrong way on the M6 in Warwickshire.

Nigeria's opposition to block budget

BBC - Fri, 2014-01-24 06:41
Nigeria's main opposition party calls on its MPs to block all legislation including the 2014 budget until the "rule of law" is restored in the country.

Sex charges MP pleads not guilty

BBC - Fri, 2014-01-24 06:38
Ex-Commons deputy speaker Nigel Evans MP pleads not guilty to charges of sex offences against seven men.

Osborne: Criticism of Bank unfair

BBC - Fri, 2014-01-24 06:29
Criticism of the Bank of England's forward guidance policy has been unfair, Chancellor George Osborne says.

Police officer shot with his own gun

BBC - Fri, 2014-01-24 06:16
A member of the flying squad has been injured after he shot himself with his own gun in a police building in Putney, the Met reveals.

Cook 'desperate' to stay as captain

BBC - Fri, 2014-01-24 06:15
Alastair Cook wants to remain England captain despite the difficult tour of Australia - after hinting he may quit.

Google patents taxi-and-eat ad tech

BBC - Fri, 2014-01-24 06:09
Technology giant Google patents a way of linking online ads to free or discounted transport to restaurants, shops and entertainment venues.

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