International News

'Concern' over bugs in shop chicken

BBC - Thu, 2015-02-26 04:49
Chickens are growing resistant to antibiotics used to treat bugs which cause food poisoning, according to a new report covering 28 EU countries.

VIDEO: Pope Francis' gaffes - in 60 seconds

BBC - Thu, 2015-02-26 04:27
Pope Francis has been widely praised for his no-nonsense approach, but his off-the-cuff remarks have sparked criticism in recent months, as BBC News explains

Serbia player threatened at gunpoint

BBC - Thu, 2015-02-26 04:24
Serbian player Zarko Udovicic was threatened at gunpoint by his team's own fans after missing a penalty, FIFPro say.

Man found with bomb-making equipment

BBC - Thu, 2015-02-26 04:18
A former Syrian doctor admits having a hoard of explosive ingredients and instructions on how to prepare bombs in Edinburgh.

Scotland 'must get over defeat'

BBC - Thu, 2015-02-26 04:14
Scotland will need time to get over the disappointment of their World Cup defeat by Afghanistan, says captain Preston Mommsen.

Paris gunman video 'shows killings'

BBC - Thu, 2015-02-26 04:00
Details have emerged of footage filmed by Paris gunman Amedy Coulibaly during a bloody rampage inside a Jewish supermarket, a report says.

Savile: 'How could this be allowed to happen?'

BBC - Thu, 2015-02-26 04:00
Today's investigation into Jimmy Savile reveals how his criminal behaviour "was facilitated by ministers or civil servants".

The art of falling over with dignity

BBC - Thu, 2015-02-26 03:51
What's the best way to elegantly fall over?

Charlton investigate pitch sex video

BBC - Thu, 2015-02-26 03:48
Charlton are investigating online footage appearing to show a couple having sex on the club's pitch.

Murray suffers shock defeat by Coric

BBC - Thu, 2015-02-26 03:43
Britain's Andy Murray loses 6-1 6-3 to teenager Borna Coric, ranked 84 in the world, in the Dubai Championships quarter-finals.

Caption Challenge: Hairy figure

BBC - Thu, 2015-02-26 03:41
It's the Caption Challenge. Oh yes it is.

Ukraine 'starts weapons withdrawal'

BBC - Thu, 2015-02-26 03:38
Ukraine's army is starting the withdrawal of heavy weapons from the front line in the east as part of a ceasefire, the defence ministry in Kiev says.

Alonso 'should be fine' for Australia

BBC - Thu, 2015-02-26 03:37
McLaren expect Fernando Alonso to recover from his crash and race in the season-opening Australian Grand Prix on 15 March.

McCartney home to be sold at auction

BBC - Thu, 2015-02-26 03:36
The childhood home of Beatles legend Paul McCartney is to be sold at an auction in Liverpool's famous Cavern Club later.

Chart show could move from Sundays

BBC - Thu, 2015-02-26 03:32
BBC Radio 1's Official Chart show could move from its Sunday slot following an international agreement to release new albums and singles on Fridays.

UK ministers halt Scottish fracking

BBC - Thu, 2015-02-26 03:30
The UK government says it has "agreed in principle" not to award any more fracking licences in Scotland.

Bomb found near Dortmund's ground

BBC - Thu, 2015-02-26 03:30
An unexploded Second World War bomb has been discovered close to Borussia Dortmund's Signal Iduna Park ground.

Clare Balding backs sports careers for girls

BBC - Thu, 2015-02-26 03:21
Clare Balding says more girls should work in sport

How an Indian city is coping with swine flu

BBC - Thu, 2015-02-26 03:04
BBC Hindi's Ankur Jain explains how people in the city of Ahmedabad in the western Indian state of Gujarat are dealing with a deadly outbreak of swine flu.

IT firm Kainos creates 403 new jobs

BBC - Thu, 2015-02-26 03:01
Kainos, the Belfast-based IT firm, has announced a major expansion that will create 403 new jobs.