International News

Troops killed in Lebanon border raid

BBC - Sat, 2014-08-02 23:59
Eight Lebanese soldiers are killed in clashes with Syrian rebels who raided the border town of Arsal in Lebanon.

Whiplash assessment charges slashed

BBC - Sat, 2014-08-02 21:59
Charges for medical reports on people who say they have suffered whiplash are to be cut in a bid to tackle the "compensation culture".

The 'intolerable situation' of Gaza - the papers

BBC - Sat, 2014-08-02 21:56
Sunday's newspapers talk about the conflict in Gaza - and the political clash it has led to in the UK.

Israel says missing soldier is dead

BBC - Sat, 2014-08-02 21:39
The Israeli military says soldier Hadar Goldin, reported missing in Gaza on Friday, is dead, as PM Netanyahu says its operation there will continue.

French and German leaders mark WW1

BBC - Sat, 2014-08-02 20:43
The presidents of France and Germany will commemorate the 100th anniversary of Germany's declaration of war on France.

China gives Xinjiang death toll

BBC - Sat, 2014-08-02 19:59
China gives the first definitive death toll, 37 civilians, in what it calls a gang attack last week in the eastern province of Xinjiang.

VIDEO: Infected Ebola doctor arrives in US

BBC - Sat, 2014-08-02 19:44
Kent Brantly, a US doctor infected with the deadly Ebola virus in Liberia, arrives for treatment at a specialised unit at Emory University Hospital, Atlanta, Georgia.

VIDEO: Hospitals struggle with Gaza casualties

BBC - Sat, 2014-08-02 18:06
Since a 72-hour ceasefire collapsed, bombings in Gaza have been intense and hospitals are struggling to cope with the number of casualties.

The man who helped save 50 million lives

BBC - Sat, 2014-08-02 17:49
The man who helped save 50m people

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