International News

'War returns' - the front pages

BBC - Fri, 2014-08-01 20:31
The collapse of a ceasefire in Gaza makes front-page news for several papers, while others focus on West Africa's Ebola outbreak.

Australian pair abandon Down's baby

BBC - Fri, 2014-08-01 18:59
An online campaign for a baby with Down's Syndrome left with his surrogate Thai mother by an Australian couple raises more than £70,000.

VIDEO: Chaos as foreigners try to flee Libya

BBC - Fri, 2014-08-01 17:46
Tunisia has closed its main border crossing with Libya after thousands of stranded Egyptian and other foreign nationals tried to break through.

US House passes $694m border bill

BBC - Fri, 2014-08-01 17:05
A bill to strengthen the US border with Mexico clears the House of Representatives but is opposed by the Senate and the White House.

VIDEO: Germany's only WW1 exhibition

BBC - Fri, 2014-08-01 16:48
The Berlin Historical Museum is holding the only exhibition in Germany to look at the war and its European and global implications.

Mexican media denounces 'gag law'

BBC - Fri, 2014-08-01 16:47
Mexican journalists denounce a new law that introduces a number of restrictions on crime reporting in north-western Sinaloa state.

Fifty years of Cambridge Folk Festival

BBC - Fri, 2014-08-01 16:46
The festival that helped folk music find its voice

Is it the end for concrete jungles?

BBC - Fri, 2014-08-01 16:43
Could city revamps signal the end of concrete jungles?

Hamas denies holding Israeli soldier

BBC - Fri, 2014-08-01 16:38
The military wing of the Islamist group insists it is not holding a missing Israel soldier and says he could have died in an Israeli air strike.

First WW1 airbase

BBC - Fri, 2014-08-01 16:36
WW1 remembered at UK’s first military airbase

Will Scotland’s summer of sport affect the referendum?

BBC - Fri, 2014-08-01 16:26
Will Glasgow's sporting feast affect the referendum?

The 16-year-old 'Pocket Rocket' who dazzled Glasgow

BBC - Fri, 2014-08-01 16:22
How 4ft 5in gymnast Claudia Fragapane won four Commonwealth golds with dynamic, bubbly, street-dance inspired routines.

Colorado's marijuana 'Green Rush'

BBC - Fri, 2014-08-01 16:08
On a limo-driven VIP pot tour in Colorado

VIDEO: Essure birth control unsafe - Brockovich

BBC - Fri, 2014-08-01 15:49
Erin Brockovich is among the leading voices claiming pharmaceutical giant Bayer's Essure sterilisation procedure has injured thousands of women.

BMJ 'right' in statins claims row

BBC - Fri, 2014-08-01 15:25
An investigation backs the British Medical Journal's handling of two controversial and inaccurate articles it ran on the harms of cholesterol-reducing statins.

The boy on a beach with an RPG

BBC - Fri, 2014-08-01 15:12
Shock at a video of a boy on a beach firing an RPG

Seven singular sports from the Victorian era

BBC - Fri, 2014-08-01 15:07
Author Jeremy Clay on seven singular sports from the Victorian era

Bolt helps Jamaica reach 4x100m final

BBC - Fri, 2014-08-01 15:04
Usain Bolt, the world's fastest man, starts his Glasgow 2014 campaign by helping Jamaica reach the men's 4x100m relay final.

The next silicon revolution?

BBC - Fri, 2014-08-01 15:01
The element that gives us glass, chips and cheap solar power

Uber taxi app 'competing unfairly'

BBC - Fri, 2014-08-01 14:44
The Uber taxi app is "competing unfairly" with London's black cabs, senior Labour MP Margaret Hodge says.
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