International News

Girl struck by crashing plane dies

BBC - Tue, 2014-07-29 08:15
A girl who was struck by a plane that crash landed on a Florida beach on Sunday and killed her father dies of her injuries.

VIDEO: Zoo animals stay cool with ice lolly

BBC - Tue, 2014-07-29 08:13
During the hot summer weather zookeepers are having to come up with ways to keep animals comfortable in the heat.

Liverpool sign striker Origi for £10m

BBC - Tue, 2014-07-29 08:11
Liverpool complete the £10m signing of Belgium striker Divock Origi from French club Lille on a five-year deal.

Barkley signs new Everton deal

BBC - Tue, 2014-07-29 07:42
Everton's England international midfielder Ross Barkley signs a four-year contract extension at Goodison Park.

Man charged with landlady murder

BBC - Tue, 2014-07-29 07:41
A man is charged with the murder of a guesthouse landlady in Bridlington, east Yorkshire, earlier this month.

Tourism blow over sewage discharge

BBC - Tue, 2014-07-29 07:39
Swimmers are warned not to enter the sea at a number of beaches around Thanet following a discharge from two Southern Water pumping stations.

Osagie rails against Welsh protest

BBC - Tue, 2014-07-29 07:37
England's Andrew Osagie criticises Wales' Joe Thomas after he is disqualified in the heats of the Commonwealth Games 800m.

Trust told academies need to improve

BBC - Tue, 2014-07-29 07:35
Ofsted tells an academies trust led by a former government adviser that too many of its schools are not improving fast enough.

Deal on US college sport concussions

BBC - Tue, 2014-07-29 07:24
The US collegiate sport authority offers to settle 10 lawsuits by former athletes who suffered concussions with a $70m (£41.3m) medical fund.

VIDEO: Footage shows battle for Donetsk

BBC - Tue, 2014-07-29 07:24
The BBC's Jonathan Beale says artillery fire from the Ukraine military seems to be intensifying in Donetsk.

China investigates ex-security chief

BBC - Tue, 2014-07-29 07:22
China's former security chief Zhou Yongkang has been placed under investigation for "serious disciplinary violation", state media say.

Attacks were orchestrated say police

BBC - Tue, 2014-07-29 07:06
Police say they believe eight hate crime attacks in east Belfast were "orchestrated".

Burundi's opposition 'targeted'

BBC - Tue, 2014-07-29 07:02
Burundi's opposition is facing a "relentless campaign of intimidation" from the ruling party ahead of elections next year, Amnesty International says.

Turkey PM to return US Jewish award

BBC - Tue, 2014-07-29 06:57
A row over Israel prompts Turkey's PM Erdogan to return an award he received in 2004 from the American Jewish Congress.

VIDEO: BBC inside Gaza mosque ruins

BBC - Tue, 2014-07-29 06:53
As strikes continue in Gaza the mood amongst civilians is becoming one of 'defiance', Chris Morris reports.

OKCupid experiments with 'bad' matches

BBC - Tue, 2014-07-29 06:47
Dating website OKCupid reveals that it experimented on its users, including putting the "wrong" people together to see if they would connect.

VIDEO: Royal kick-about in Glasgow

BBC - Tue, 2014-07-29 06:41
Prince William and Prince Harry have a kick-about during a visit to a sport project in Glasgow.

Red in tooth and claw

BBC - Tue, 2014-07-29 06:39
How Zhou Yongkang case tears up rulebook of Chinese politics

Aldi sales see 'record growth rate'

BBC - Tue, 2014-07-29 06:36
Discounters Aldi and Lidl are booming at the expense of Tesco and Morrisons, research firm Kantar Worldpanel says.

Recycling firm plans to cut 99 jobs

BBC - Tue, 2014-07-29 06:25
Nearly 100 jobs are under threat at a recycling plant in Newport.
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