International News

Could one man cause a stockmarket crash?

BBC - Tue, 2015-05-05 15:32
Five years after a "flash crash" suddenly wiped nearly a trillion dollars from the US markets, the FBI alleges it was largely due to one man - a financial trader from Hounslow in west London.

VIDEO: Glasses that give drivers 'X-ray vision'

BBC - Tue, 2015-05-05 15:20
Car manufacturer Mini has shown off a pair of glasses that give drivers 'X-ray vision'.

What CAN'T you do in a polling station?

BBC - Tue, 2015-05-05 15:18
What can't you do in a polling station?

The psychology of voting

BBC - Tue, 2015-05-05 15:17
Choosing a prime minister is an emotional business

Getting wet feet for Tuvalu

BBC - Tue, 2015-05-05 15:17
The place where people will queue to get their feet wet

Leaders in last-ditch bid for votes

BBC - Tue, 2015-05-05 15:17
Party leaders and candidates are making a last-ditch grab for votes on the the final day of campaigning before the general election polls open.

Lacking spark? Bale's Real struggles

BBC - Tue, 2015-05-05 15:15
Gareth Bale's performance for Real Madrid is criticised after Juventus build a 2-1 lead in the Champions League semi-final.

Tracking down South Sudan's missing

BBC - Tue, 2015-05-05 15:12
Photo album helping South Sudan refugees find loved ones

Focus on final push in election campaign

BBC - Tue, 2015-05-05 15:11
As the general election campaign approaches its frantic conclusion, the papers cover the final pushes and look ahead to the possible fallout.

NHS trust has most 'never events'

BBC - Tue, 2015-05-05 15:11
A hospital trust at the centre of a police probe into data manipulation had more serious patient safety breaches than any other in England, it emerges.

VIDEO: Delhi's first woman bus driver

BBC - Tue, 2015-05-05 15:10
India's capital Delhi has got its first woman bus driver. The BBC took a bus ride with V Saritha on the city's busy roads.

Remembering the Lusitania

BBC - Tue, 2015-05-05 15:09
A remarkable story of survival at sea

Profits halve at Murdoch's News Corp

BBC - Tue, 2015-05-05 15:05
Rupert Murdoch's News Corp, owner of The Times and The Sunday Times newspapers, sees third quarter net profits fall 52%.

VIDEO: Skeletons found in Thailand camps

BBC - Tue, 2015-05-05 15:01
Two skeletons have been found in abandoned camps in Thailand, with possible links to people smuggling.

Strike 'may lead to 999 delays'

BBC - Tue, 2015-05-05 15:00
Wednesday's 24-hour strike by some ambulance staff may lead to delays in responding to 999 calls, the Northern Ireland Ambulance Service warns.

VIDEO: How stage managed are party campaigns?

BBC - Tue, 2015-05-05 14:21
Political correspondent Chris Mason has been considering how this campaign has differed from previous ones.

US approves Cuba-Florida ferry

BBC - Tue, 2015-05-05 14:08
Ferries are set to run between Florida and Cuba for the first time in more than 50 years after the US government approved new services.

'Texas invasion' rumours derided

BBC - Tue, 2015-05-05 13:55
The exercises, called Jade Helm 15, are drawing concerns that the federal government could implement martial law or confiscate citizens' guns.

Disputed NY award for Charlie Hebdo

BBC - Tue, 2015-05-05 13:51
French satirical magazine Charlie Hebdo is to receive a controversial freedom of speech award in New York, but six writers boycott the ceremony.

VIDEO: Abducted girl safe after Boko Haram ordeal

BBC - Tue, 2015-05-05 13:47
A 15-year-old girl abducted by Boko Haram six months ago, has been reunited with her family following a dramatic rescue by Nigerian forces.