International News

Teachers in strike threat over pay

BBC - Tue, 2015-06-02 15:29
Teachers could be set to strike if they fail to get a "satisfactory outcome" in talks over pay, union leaders warn.

Laid-up nuclear submarines cost £16m

BBC - Tue, 2015-06-02 15:29
Storing and maintaining Britain's 19 laid-up nuclear submarines cost taxpayers nearly £16m over the last five years, it emerges.

VIDEO: Somalia's female presidential candidate

BBC - Tue, 2015-06-02 15:28
Former refugee who dreams of becoming Somalia's first female president

Capturing the 1960s and 70s on film

BBC - Tue, 2015-06-02 15:27
Peaceful protests and grieving riots through an amateur's lens

Saudi con artists use photos of sick American girl to solicit donations

BBC - Tue, 2015-06-02 15:27
How Saudi con artists used photos of sick American girl

VIDEO: The artist who sold people's Instagram photos ... without asking

BBC - Tue, 2015-06-02 15:27
Other people's social media photos taken without permission and sold

How life in a caravan set us free

BBC - Tue, 2015-06-02 15:27
The teachers who gave up work to get more time

Occupation children shunned in post-war Germany and Austria

BBC - Tue, 2015-06-02 15:26
The babies Allied forces left behind in Germany and Austria

VIDEO: Singapore's equestrians hope for gold

BBC - Tue, 2015-06-02 15:24
Two Singapore horse riders and their trainer are hoping for gold at the South East Asian Games in Singapore.

Poor managers 'still rewarded' - CMI

BBC - Tue, 2015-06-02 15:07
A new report by the Chartered Institute of Managers finds that a third of "under-performing" managers were given bonuses in 2015.

'Blatt's all folks' and 'Towers of Terror'

BBC - Tue, 2015-06-02 14:56
Sepp Blatter's resignation as head of world football's governing body, the Alton Towers theme park crash and the death of Charles Kennedy all feature on front pages.

Barman Gayle 'signs' for South Devon

BBC - Tue, 2015-06-02 14:54
Somerset's former West Indies captain Chris Gayle 'signs' for South Devon and also helps out behind the bar.

The day my daughter was shot in front of me

BBC - Tue, 2015-06-02 14:52
The day my daughter was shot in front of me

'One of sport's most dramatic falls'

BBC - Tue, 2015-06-02 14:23
Sepp Blatter appeared an immovable dictator and his resignation is a seismic shock, says chief sports writer Tom Fordyce.

Early poll plan for Macedonia strife

BBC - Tue, 2015-06-02 14:10
The EU says that it has brokered an agreement for early elections in Macedonia to end months of unrest sparked by corruption allegations.

John Kerry's leg surgery a success

BBC - Tue, 2015-06-02 14:04
US Secretary of State John Kerry undergoes successfully surgery on a broken leg and will be "walking by Wednesday", his doctors say.

VIDEO: Kennedy 'never lost Highlands roots'

BBC - Tue, 2015-06-02 13:37
The BBC's James Cook looks back at Charles Kennedy's career from the politician's home town of Fort William in Scotland.

Charges against NoW chiefs dropped

BBC - Tue, 2015-06-02 13:23
Prosecutors drop charges against two former executives of the News of the World newspaper, the Crown Office has confirmed.

Hadron collider to turn on data tap

BBC - Tue, 2015-06-02 13:16
The Large Hadron Collider is about to pave the way to a new era in physics, as it begins scientific investigations once again after a two-year hiatus.

Blatter 'under investigation in US'

BBC - Tue, 2015-06-02 13:03
Outgoing Fifa president Sepp Blatter is being investigated by US officials as part of their inquiry into corruption, US media reports say.