International News

Kylie to headline Hyde Park festival

BBC - Mon, 2015-01-26 00:33
Pop star Kylie Minogue will headline the third and final night of the British Summer Time festival at Hyde Park in June.

Calls to tackle online Islamophobia

BBC - Mon, 2015-01-26 00:33
Concerns Paris attacks fuelling anti-Muslim backlash

Why aren't markets panicking about Greece?

BBC - Mon, 2015-01-26 00:29
Will Syriza succeed in persuading its eurozone and IMF creditors to write off some of their huge debts, or will it be forced to leave the currency union?

Redmayne win raises Oscars chances

BBC - Mon, 2015-01-26 00:04
Eddie Redmayne wins best actor at the Screen Actor's Guild awards while Birdman and Downton Abbey win ensemble awards.

New Scottish women's prison scrapped

BBC - Sun, 2015-01-25 23:59
Plans for a new £75m women's prison in the west of Scotland have been scrapped, the Scottish government confirms.

Woman's body found in Glasgow park

BBC - Sun, 2015-01-25 23:31
Police say the death of a woman whose body was found in a Glasgow park on Sunday is currently being treated as "unexplained".

Poland-Russia row over Auschwitz

BBC - Sun, 2015-01-25 23:12
Poland and Russia exchange angry words over the liberation of Auschwitz death camp 70 years ago, Adam Easton reports.

Pakistan's 'weaponised' teaching

BBC - Sun, 2015-01-25 23:04
Pakistan's desperate measures to protect schools

Aer Lingus considers higher IAG bid

BBC - Sun, 2015-01-25 23:00
Irish airline Aer Lingus says it is considering a revised offer of €2.55 a share from British Airways owner IAG.

Malaysia Airlines website hacked

BBC - Sun, 2015-01-25 22:51
A hacker group attacks the official website of Malaysia Airlines, but the company says bookings and user data are not compromised.

NHS 'rescuing' smokers and drinkers

BBC - Sun, 2015-01-25 22:31
The NHS is being put under too much pressure "rescuing" people from illnesses through smoking, drinking and poor diet, the health minister warns.

Missing windsurfer 'vanished in fog'

BBC - Sun, 2015-01-25 22:18
A windsurfer is missing after reportedly disappearing in foggy conditions in an estuary in Lancashire.

SSE to cut gas prices by 4.1%

BBC - Sun, 2015-01-25 22:17
Energy company SSE says it is cutting its domestic gas prices by 4.1% from 30 April.

VIDEO: Meet the PE teacher who carries a gun

BBC - Sun, 2015-01-25 22:15
Teachers at some schools in north-western Pakistan have been told they can take guns into school to protect students.

Double murder suspect dead in cell

BBC - Sun, 2015-01-25 21:59
A man accused of murdering two pensioners is found hanging in his prison cell, police say.

VIDEO: SAG awards: The highlights

BBC - Sun, 2015-01-25 21:58
Eddie Redmayne and Downton Abbey are among the winners at the Screen Actors Guild awards.

Newry firm agrees new finance deal

BBC - Sun, 2015-01-25 21:28
The Newry-based property firm Parker Green International has refinanced its loans which were held by the Cerberus investment fund.

UUP questions Irish school approval

BBC - Sun, 2015-01-25 21:28
Northern Ireland's education minister is asked to explain why he approved a new Irish language school amid claims the cost is unsustainable.

Lord Smith to lead Games legacy body

BBC - Sun, 2015-01-25 21:23
Lord Smith of Kelvin is to take on another high-profile role, after agreeing to chair of one of Scotland's largest regeneration projects.

In pictures: Australia Day 2015

BBC - Sun, 2015-01-25 21:10
The country celebrates its official national day