International News

Nuclear power: The future or the past?

BBC - Thu, 2015-02-26 15:04
Some countries are turning their back on nuclear power, but others are pressing ahead with plans for a new generation of reactors.

Can technology help combat CV fraud?

BBC - Thu, 2015-02-26 15:01
The digital technology combating job application fraud

'Significant' rise in school meals

BBC - Thu, 2015-02-26 15:00
About three quarters of children in the early years of primary school are now taking school dinners, according to figures seen by BBC Scotland.

Man is charged with murder of woman

BBC - Thu, 2015-02-26 14:44
A 37-year-old man is charged with the murder of County Antrim woman Pauline Carmichael.

Greek violence ahead of debt vote

BBC - Thu, 2015-02-26 14:38
Greek police clash with rioters after the first protest against the left-wing government, ahead of a key German vote on extending the bailout.

Two men are killed in A9 crash

BBC - Thu, 2015-02-26 14:00
Two men, believed to be aged 47 and 48, are killed in a two-car crash on the A9 near Dunkeld.

Crunch Cardiff council budget passed

BBC - Thu, 2015-02-26 13:54
Lengthy talks to settle how Cardiff will deal with a budget shortfall of £48.3m ends in agreement.

Actress's $150,000 Oscar dress stolen

BBC - Thu, 2015-02-26 13:41
A $150,000 custom-made Calvin Klein Collection by Francisco Costa dress, worn by actress Lupita Nyong'o at the Oscars, is stolen in Hollywood.

VIDEO: Made in Wales: The Millennium Falcon

BBC - Thu, 2015-02-26 13:19
With a new Star Wars film looming, Carwyn Jones looks back at when Pembroke Dock built the "fastest hunk of junk in the galaxy" - the Millennium Falcon.

Robshaw reveals Ireland motivation

BBC - Thu, 2015-02-26 13:17
England captain Chris Robshaw says the memory of losing last year's Six Nations to Ireland is motivating his team.

Everton 3-1 BSC Young Boys (agg: 7-2)

BBC - Thu, 2015-02-26 12:55
Romelu Lukaku scores five goals in the tie as Everton cruise past Young Boys to make the last 16 of the Europa League.

Llama chase captivates Twitter

BBC - Thu, 2015-02-26 12:38
Two unlikely fugitives go on the run in Arizona

Besiktas 1-0 Liverpool (agg 1-1, pens 5-4)

BBC - Thu, 2015-02-26 12:09
Liverpool are knocked out of the Europa League in the round of 32 as Turkish side Besiktas win a penalty shootout.

Don't panic after Worlds - Trott

BBC - Thu, 2015-02-26 11:46
Laura Trott believes there is no need to panic after Great Britain failed to win a gold medal at the World Championships.

Boehner silent on shut down vote

BBC - Thu, 2015-02-26 11:32
House Speaker John Boehner has refused to say if the House will vote on a Senate bill funding homeland security before a Friday deadline.

Canadian court keeps oath to Queen

BBC - Thu, 2015-02-26 11:01
Canada's Supreme Court rejects an appeal to remove the country's citizenship oath, which requires applicants to swear allegiance to the British monarchy.

Inter Milan 1-0 Celtic (agg 4-3)

BBC - Thu, 2015-02-26 10:53
Ten-man Celtic are knocked out of the Europa League by Inter Milan for whom Fredy Guarin scored a fabulous late goal.

Fiorentina 2-0 Tottenham Hotspur (agg 3-1)

BBC - Thu, 2015-02-26 10:51
Fiorentina knock Tottenham out of the Europa League after second-leg goals from Mario Gomez and Mohamed Salah.

Fawwaz guilty of US embassy attacks

BBC - Thu, 2015-02-26 10:45
A former aide of Osama Bin Laden has been found guilty of plotting the al-Qaeda bombing of US embassies in east Africa in 1998, killing 224 people.

Net loss: Anatomy of a pledge

BBC - Thu, 2015-02-26 10:29
Where David Cameron's pledge to cut net migration to below 100,000 came from - and how it fell apart.