International News

Final day of election campaigning

BBC - Tue, 2015-05-05 21:17
Politicians embark on a final day of campaigning across Wales before the general election on Thursday.

Salman Khan car death verdict due

BBC - Tue, 2015-05-05 19:46
A court in India is due to rule on whether Bollywood star Salman Khan is guilty of driving over five men sleeping on a pavement, killing one.

US offers rewards on 'IS leaders'

BBC - Tue, 2015-05-05 19:29
The US government offers rewards totalling $20m for information on what it says are four leaders of the Islamic State militant group.

Hong Kong kidnap suspect in court

BBC - Tue, 2015-05-05 19:21
A man appears in court in Hong Kong over the kidnapping for ransom of wealthy heiress Queenie Law, which sparked a massive manhunt.

Gay couple win parenting court battle

BBC - Tue, 2015-05-05 18:35
A baby girl should be removed from her mother and live with her father and his boyfriend instead, a High Court judge rules.

VIDEO: 'Why I pay women for sex'

BBC - Tue, 2015-05-05 18:05
"Ben" is a 30-year-old single man, who lives in London, works in PR, and regularly pays for sex.

C. diff used to beat C. diff infection

BBC - Tue, 2015-05-05 17:50
Potentially deadly Clostridium difficile infections have been treated with a dose of more Clostridium difficile.

Help for heads over radicalisation

BBC - Tue, 2015-05-05 17:49
Head teachers worried about protecting students from being radicalised are being offered seminars by their union.

Deadline day for Israel's Netanyahu

BBC - Tue, 2015-05-05 17:13
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu races to assemble a coalition government ahead of Wednesday's post-election deadline.

US jails Guatemalan 'drug queen'

BBC - Tue, 2015-05-05 17:00
A Guatemalan woman dubbed Queen of the South, who ran one of the largest drug trafficking rings in Central America, is jailed by the US.

Church schools move towards open door selection

BBC - Tue, 2015-05-05 16:59
Could faith criteria be on the way out as a method of selecting pupils for church schools, asks Caroline Wyatt?

Worst things parents can say to exam teens

BBC - Tue, 2015-05-05 16:51
The parents' guide to what not to say to teenagers

Plane has 1,000 3D printed parts

BBC - Tue, 2015-05-05 16:26
More than 1,000 parts on the Airbus A350 XWB are 3D printed using materials that only recently became available to the manufacturing process.

The bittersweet world of mental health online

BBC - Tue, 2015-05-05 16:10
Can social media really help with mental health?

Been and Gone: The woman who was Rosie the Riveter

BBC - Tue, 2015-05-05 16:07
The woman who posed as Rosie the Riveter

Hezbollah plans attacks in Syria

BBC - Tue, 2015-05-05 15:59
Hezbollah leader Hassan Nasrallah says his Lebanon-based Shia group will attack Sunni al-Nusra Front militants on the Syrian side of the border.

Helicopter to remove plane wreckage

BBC - Tue, 2015-05-05 15:56
A Chinook helicopter is due to assist with efforts to remove the wreckage of a small plane which crashed on a Perthshire hillside on Sunday.

Alcohol price case at European court

BBC - Tue, 2015-05-05 15:53
Plans for a minimum price for alcohol in Scotland are due to be heard by judges at the European Court of Justice in Luxembourg.

Final day of campaigning in Scotland

BBC - Tue, 2015-05-05 15:52
Politicians will be campaigning across the country in the final push for Scottish votes before polling begins.

Tornado as storms hit north Germany

BBC - Tue, 2015-05-05 15:51
Violent storms sweep northern Germany, triggering a tornado that hit a small town and leaving one person dead in Hamburg.