International News

VIDEO: Greyhounds 'drugged to rig bets'

BBC - Mon, 2014-11-03 08:28
An undercover investigation by Panorama has found evidence of greyhounds being drugged in order to fix races.

VIDEO: Paddington Bear trail around London

BBC - Mon, 2014-11-03 08:28
Almost 60 years after he was first found at a London railway station, Paddington Bear is back on the streets of the capital - in the form of 50 statues of the fictional bear.

Fierce clashes at Benghazi port

BBC - Mon, 2014-11-03 08:14
Heavy fighting breaks out in the centre of Libya's second city, Benghazi, as the army attempts to retake the area from Islamist militias.

VIDEO: Do English want their own parliament?

BBC - Mon, 2014-11-03 08:00
The BBC's Home Editor Mark Easton is taking a road trip around the UK looking at how devolution could work - and testing the public appetite for change.

VIDEO: Fireworks and fun at Bellingham funeral

BBC - Mon, 2014-11-03 07:43
The funeral of actress Lynda Bellingham has taken place in Somerset.

VIDEO: Theresa May 'sorry' for resignations

BBC - Mon, 2014-11-03 07:37
Home Secretary Theresa May tells MPs she is sorry that there is still nobody to chair the historical child abuse inquiry.

Boy given life for murdering teacher

BBC - Mon, 2014-11-03 07:36
A 16-year-old boy is given a life sentence after admitting the murder of teacher Ann Maguire at Corpus Christi Catholic College in Leeds in April.

'Suicide blast' hits Nigeria's Shias

BBC - Mon, 2014-11-03 07:30
A suicide bomber kills 15 worshippers at a Shia religious ceremony in north-eastern Nigeria, while the security forces reportedly kill another five.

Argentine president in hospital

BBC - Mon, 2014-11-03 07:05
Argentine President Cristina Fernandez de Kirchner is in hospital with what doctors at a Buenos Aires clinic say is an "infectious fever".

Last Costa Concordia victim 'found'

BBC - Mon, 2014-11-03 06:27
A body found in the wreck of the Costa Concordia is believed to be the last victim of the cruise ship's 2012 capsize, Italian officials say.

Is everyone born scared of heights?

BBC - Mon, 2014-11-03 05:39
Nik Wallenda walked on a high wire between two Chicago towers. Is his fearlessness learned or natural?

VIDEO: UK strawberries still grow in November

BBC - Mon, 2014-11-03 05:21
Ideal growing conditions means British fruit farmers are still harvesting strawberries into November.

Facebook sets up 'dark web' service

BBC - Mon, 2014-11-03 04:58
Facebook creates the ability for users to connect directly to the social network via anonymising "dark web" service Tor.

VIDEO: Branson won't abandon space tourism

BBC - Mon, 2014-11-03 04:56
Sir Richard Branson, owner of Virgin Galactic, insists he will continue with his plans to put tourists into space.

VIDEO: Lahore hospital full after attack

BBC - Mon, 2014-11-03 04:43
Shumaila Jaffery reports from Lahore hospital after a suicide bombing close to Pakistan's only border crossing with India.

Why attack India-Pakistan Wagah crossing?

BBC - Mon, 2014-11-03 04:41
As dozens are killed in a suicide bombing at the Wagah crossing on the India-Pakistan border, the BBC's Sanjoy Majumder in Delhi explains the significance of the target.

VIDEO: Where is England's Tree of the Year?

BBC - Mon, 2014-11-03 04:38
The Woodland Trust asks for votes to choose England's first Tree of the Year to compete in a Europe-wide contest.

Day in pictures: 3 November 2014

BBC - Mon, 2014-11-03 04:16
24 hours of news images: 3 November

VIDEO: Theresa May's abuse inquiry dilemma

BBC - Mon, 2014-11-03 04:10
After the second proposed chairman of an inquiry into the extent of child sexual exploitation stood down, the home secretary faces a dilemma how best to fill the role

EU migrants: Merkel v Cameron

BBC - Mon, 2014-11-03 03:42
Amid increasing frustration with the UK in Berlin, Downing Street may be looking for a compromise on EU migrant numbers.