International News

Domestic murder negligence claim

BBC - Mon, 2014-07-28 07:16
The family of a woman who made 999 calls for help before she was stabbed to death by her boyfriend, seeks a negligence claim against two police forces in the Supreme Court.

Driver dies at classic car race

BBC - Mon, 2014-07-28 07:15
A driver dies after an accident during a classic car race at Silverstone racetrack in Northamptonshire.

Theatre translation app launched

BBC - Mon, 2014-07-28 07:12
A smartphone app to help theatre-goers follow plays in other languages is being launched by a theatre company in Wales.

France offers Iraq Christians asylum

BBC - Mon, 2014-07-28 06:59
France says it is ready to offer asylum to Iraqi Christians forced to flee by Islamic State militants holding the Iraqi city of Mosul.

William and Kate seen at Games

BBC - Mon, 2014-07-28 06:48
The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge and Prince Harry have been spotted enjoying the action at Glasgow 2014.

Gecko sex satellite back in touch

BBC - Mon, 2014-07-28 06:47
Fears recede over the fate of a Russian space satellite carrying gecko lizards as part of a sex experiment, after ground control restores contact.

Rain, hail and lightning cause chaos

BBC - Mon, 2014-07-28 06:47
Lightning strikes, hail, torrential rain and flash flooding cause homes to be evacuated and bring road and rail transport to a standstill.

David beats Massaro to win squash gold

BBC - Mon, 2014-07-28 06:44
Malaysia's Nicol David beat England's Laura Massaro in three games to win the Commonwealth gold for the second time.

Family's trauma after dog kills pet

BBC - Mon, 2014-07-28 06:41
A family say they have been left traumatised after their pet dog was killed by another dog in their back garden.

Liberia shuts borders to curb Ebola

BBC - Mon, 2014-07-28 06:40
Most border crossings in Liberia are closed and communities hit by an Ebola outbreak face quarantine to stop the virus spreading.

Man City & Italy racism claims probed

BBC - Mon, 2014-07-28 06:03
Fifa looks into claims a Manchester City player was racially abused in Croatia, and that an Italian official made racist comments.

Nigerian state bans cars during Eid

BBC - Mon, 2014-07-28 05:42
Vehicles in Nigeria's north-eastern Borno state are banned for three days during Eid festivities because of fears of a Boko Haram attack.

Uneasy calm in Gaza after UN call

BBC - Mon, 2014-07-28 05:40
Sporadic fighting in Gaza punctuates the relative calm that has followed a UN call overnight for an immediate ceasefire as a Muslim festival begins.

Death crash driver in police pursuit

BBC - Mon, 2014-07-28 05:22
A driver who knocked down and killed a boy on a footpath eight years ago is back in jail after leading police on a high-speed pursuit.

Teacher banned for ice punishment

BBC - Mon, 2014-07-28 05:20
A teacher who punished pupils by making them put ice cubes in their underwear is banned from teaching.

VIDEO: 'Fat bloke did good' - marathon man Way

BBC - Mon, 2014-07-28 05:18
English long-distance runner Steve Way tells the inspiring story of how he went from a 16-and-a-half-stone smoker to finishing 10th in the Commonwealth Games marathon.

Games athlete on sex attack charge

BBC - Mon, 2014-07-28 05:08
A Papua New Guinea weightlifter competing at the Commonwealth Games is to stand trial over an alleged sex attack on a man in Glasgow.

VIDEO: Help for Heroes fraudster 'humbled'

BBC - Mon, 2014-07-28 04:46
A man who stole hundreds of thousands of pounds form the Help for Heroes charity is facing a lengthy jail sentence after pleading guilty in court

VIDEO: 'Giant bolt' hits LA beach goers

BBC - Mon, 2014-07-28 04:44
One person has been killed and at least eight others taken to hospital in Los Angeles after being struck by lightning.

Domestic abuse law planned - Labour

BBC - Mon, 2014-07-28 04:43
Labour would bring in laws on domestic violence to prevent abusive partners avoiding prosecution, the shadow home secretary says.
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