International News

Takata to address fatal airbag fault

BBC - Mon, 2015-06-01 13:59
The Japanese car parts maker, Takata, looks to replace a chemical used in its airbags, as it tries to fix a fault that led to six deaths and multiple injuries.

VIDEO: Johnson praises PM's 'schmoozathon'

BBC - Mon, 2015-06-01 13:44
In his first Commons speech since returning as an MP, Boris Johnson "reminds" David Cameron that he should be prepared to campaign for the UK to leave the European Union, if talks on renegotiating the terms of membership are unsuccessful.

Boris: UK must be ready to leave EU

BBC - Mon, 2015-06-01 13:36
The UK must be ready to walk away from the EU if sufficient reform is not achieved, Boris Johnson warns in his first Commons speech since returning as an MP.

Man charged with boxer's murder

BBC - Mon, 2015-06-01 13:34
A 32-year-old man has been charged with the murder of professional boxer Eamonn Magee.

S Korea has first two Mers deaths

BBC - Mon, 2015-06-01 13:21
A woman in her 50s and an elderly man become South Korea's first fatalities in an outbreak of Middle East Respiratory Syndrome, officials say.

Liverpool close on deal for Milner

BBC - Mon, 2015-06-01 13:04
Liverpool are set to hold talks with Manchester City's James Milner this week as they close in on the midfielder's signature.

A new era in cancer treatment?

BBC - Mon, 2015-06-01 12:42
Results from clinical trials have had cancer specialists talking of this being a "game-changing" moment and a "new era" in cancer treatment. Are the claims justified, and what about the cost of the new drugs?

Chinese dog-eating festival outrages foreigners

BBC - Mon, 2015-06-01 12:12
International campaign targets Chinese festival

VIDEO: 'Cancer drug gave me more time'

BBC - Mon, 2015-06-01 11:56
Cancer patient Vicky Brown says she is ''extremely fortunate'' to be offered cancer drug therapy for advanced melanoma as part of a new trial.

Australia dual citizenship change

BBC - Mon, 2015-06-01 11:41
Australia plans to remove citizenship from dual nationals suspected of terrorism

Ex-Georgia head gives up citizenship

BBC - Mon, 2015-06-01 10:52
Former Georgian President Mikheil Saakashvili says he is giving up his country's citizenship as he becomes governor of Ukraine's Odessa region.

Republican Graham launches 2016 bid

BBC - Mon, 2015-06-01 10:47
Senator Lindsey Graham underlined his foreign policy experience and taunted Hillary Clinton as he launched his White House run.

China hospital ballot over Mers case

BBC - Mon, 2015-06-01 10:34
Nurses at a hospital in China reportedly draw lots to decide who should treat a South Korean patient with Middle East Respiratory Syndrome (Mers).

Engel to become a deputy speaker

BBC - Mon, 2015-06-01 10:34
Labour MP Natascha Engel is to become a deputy Commons speaker after becoming one of three MPs to be nominated for the three vacancies.

Kerry injury 'won't slow Iran talks'

BBC - Mon, 2015-06-01 10:33
Negotiations with Iran about its nuclear programme will continue despite US Secretary of State John Kerry's recent injury, US officials say.

England can chase 455 to win - Root

BBC - Mon, 2015-06-01 10:14
Batsman Joe Root says England can do "something special" by chasing 455 to beat New Zealand in the second Test at Headingley.

Call for action over hate crime

BBC - Mon, 2015-06-01 09:50
The Polish ambassador calls for action to be taken on hate crime in Northern Ireland, following an upsurge in racially motivated attacks.

Fifa suspends Concacaf official

BBC - Mon, 2015-06-01 09:50
Fifa provisionally bans Concacaf general secretary Enrique Sanz from football-related activities.

VIDEO: Fans riot and steal rival's trophies

BBC - Mon, 2015-06-01 09:40
Olimpia fans fight with police hours before a game hosted by their biggest rivals Guarani, a fixture known as 'The Oldest Derby' in Paraguay.

Russia TV sparks Soviet invasion row

BBC - Mon, 2015-06-01 09:33
Russia is accused of rewriting history over a state-TV documentary broadcast on the 1968 Soviet-led invasion of Czechoslovakia.