International News

Tributes for cricket legend Benaud

BBC - Fri, 2015-04-10 00:58
The world pays tribute to Richie Benaud, the former Australia captain and legendary cricket commentator, who has died aged 84.

Pakistan votes for Yemen neutrality

BBC - Fri, 2015-04-10 00:51
Pakistan parliament calls for neutrality in Yemen conflict, snubbing Saudi Arabia's request to join anti-Houthi coalition.

Murder inquiry after woman, 95, dies

BBC - Fri, 2015-04-10 00:37
A 73-year-old man is arrested on suspicion of murder after the body of an elderly woman is found at her home, police say.

'The market is rigged' - Michael Lewis

BBC - Fri, 2015-04-10 00:19
Michael Lewis, the author of Flash Boys and Liar's Poker, says high speed electronic traders are still a threat (but there is a solution).

Man arrested after track invasion

BBC - Fri, 2015-04-10 00:15
A man who ran across the track during practice for the Chinese Grand Prix and then entered the pits is arrested.

Hamilton top in second practice

BBC - Thu, 2015-04-09 23:52
Mercedes' Lewis Hamilton is in a league of his own throughout Friday practice at the Chinese Grand Prix.

Osborne's pledge on Wales' funding

BBC - Thu, 2015-04-09 23:48
Chancellor George Osborne reiterates his pledge to negotiate Wales' funding settlement if the Tories get back into power.

VIDEO: The liquid that can stop bullets

BBC - Thu, 2015-04-09 23:46
BBC Click's LJ Rich looks at some of the best of the week's technology news

Majestic Wine buys Naked Wines

BBC - Thu, 2015-04-09 23:41
Majestic Wine says it is taking over smaller online rival Naked Wines and will appoint its founder as chief executive of the overall company.

VIDEO: Pollution warning for parts of UK

BBC - Thu, 2015-04-09 22:47
Parts of the UK could reach the highest level of air pollution on Friday, prompting health warnings.

More time to quiz terror suspects

BBC - Thu, 2015-04-09 22:46
Police are given more time to continue questioning three men arrested in Dover on suspicion of Syria-related terrorism offences.

Jet deal on Modi's France agenda

BBC - Thu, 2015-04-09 22:44
India's PM Narendra Modi may try to reach a breakthrough on a defence deal during his ongoing visit to France, media reports say.

VIDEO: Venezuelans petition Obama

BBC - Thu, 2015-04-09 22:42
The BBC's Ian Pannell reports from Caracas, where Venezuelans are signing a petition calling on President Obama to withdraw sanctions imposed on a group of Venezuelan officials.

VIDEO: 'I was trafficked into UK prostitution'

BBC - Thu, 2015-04-09 22:34
How I was trafficked into, and escaped, UK prostitution

VIDEO: Will Cuba come off US terror list?

BBC - Thu, 2015-04-09 22:32
As President Obama and Cuban leader Raul Castro arrive for the Summit of the Americas in Panama, the US State Department has recommended to President Obama that Cuba be removed from its list of states said to sponsor terrorism.

Jobs scheme hailed by Labour closes

BBC - Thu, 2015-04-09 22:31
A flagship Welsh government jobs scheme that Labour wants to use across the UK closes.

Glamorgan debt write-off warning

BBC - Thu, 2015-04-09 22:03
Glamorgan cricket club could go out of business and the local economy could lose out on millions of pounds if most of the club's £16m debts are not written off, it is warned.

People against me at QPR - Redknapp

BBC - Thu, 2015-04-09 21:52
Harry Redknapp tells BBC Sport that "behind-the-scenes agendas" contributed to his sudden exit as QPR manager this year.

Zero inflation: What does it mean?

BBC - Thu, 2015-04-09 21:42
The UK's inflation is at its lowest level since records began, but how will it affect consumers and businesses?

Lib Dem 'Help to Rent' plan proposed

BBC - Thu, 2015-04-09 21:34
A plan to make it easier for young people to rent homes in Wales is proposed by the Liberal Democrats.

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