International News

Bus chief in devolution warning

BBC - Tue, 2014-12-02 12:00
Handing transport powers to England's new "city regions" could lead to a "confiscation of assets", the chief executive of Stagecoach, the UK's biggest bus operator, warns.

I can still compete, insists Woods

BBC - Tue, 2014-12-02 11:33
Tiger Woods says he can still compete at golf's top level, despite admitting he can no longer drive as far.

Small businesses support extended

BBC - Tue, 2014-12-02 11:30
A package to boost bank lending to small and medium-sized businesses has been announced ahead of Wednesday's Autumn Statement.

UKIP sex education policy confusion

BBC - Tue, 2014-12-02 11:24
UKIP leader Nigel Farage is forced to clarify his remarks on sex education in schools after appearing to contradict party policy during a live televised debate.

Family fight Steve Biko autopsy sale

BBC - Tue, 2014-12-02 11:17
The family of the South African anti-apartheid activist, Steve Biko, take legal action in an attempt to stop a post-mortem report on his death being sold at auction.

VIDEO: 'I was terrified to be around food'

BBC - Tue, 2014-12-02 11:10
Early intervention in anorexia cases is key to prevent irreparable health issues, one sufferer has warned.

VIDEO: Breastfeeding mother 'humiliated'

BBC - Tue, 2014-12-02 11:03
A mother who says she was asked to cover her baby while breastfeeding at Claridge's Hotel says she felt humiliated.

Allen trial sees help calls increase

BBC - Tue, 2014-12-02 11:01
The trial and conviction of a paedophile former care home boss sees a rise in demand for help from a sexual abuse charity.

VIDEO: Why won't the deficit shrink?

BBC - Tue, 2014-12-02 10:55
The Chief Secretary to the Treasury says that the deficit is not falling as quickly as the government would like.

French MPs back Palestinian state

BBC - Tue, 2014-12-02 10:16
French MPs vote in favour of recognising a Palestinian state, in a highly symbolic gesture that will not be binding upon the government.

Eye of the Tiger: Has Woods still got it?

BBC - Tue, 2014-12-02 09:45
As Tiger Woods returns from injury, BBC Sport golf correspondent Iain Carter asks whether the American has still got it.

VIDEO: Tarantino hails Waltz at star ceremony

BBC - Tue, 2014-12-02 09:17
Director Quentin Tarantino pays tribute to the actor Christoph Waltz, as the Austrian unveils his star on Hollywood's Walk of Fame.

Freud works part of £45m art donation

BBC - Tue, 2014-12-02 08:53
The personal collection of late artist Lucian Freud was among the art donated to the public over the last year under a scheme that accepts cultural artefacts in place of tax.

Concordia captain in trial debut

BBC - Tue, 2014-12-02 08:52
Costa Concordia captain Francesco Schettino says the manoeuvre that sank the cruise ship was carried out to impress passengers.

Late night food 'breeds weight gain'

BBC - Tue, 2014-12-02 08:50
Eating after the sun has gone down might trigger weight gain, say researchers who have been studying the effect in mice.

Claridge's in breastfeed 'cover-up'

BBC - Tue, 2014-12-02 08:46
Claridge's Hotel says breastfeeding mothers are welcome after a woman says she was asked to cover up while feeding her baby at tea.

Man dies after car and lorry collide

BBC - Tue, 2014-12-02 08:30
A man in his 30s is killed in a road accident close to Newtownbutler, in County Fermanagh.

German police 'ignored girl's death'

BBC - Tue, 2014-12-02 08:17
A student from West Yorkshire was murdered by having her drink spiked in the German city of Cologne, a Labour MP says.

Girl, 3, died from smoke inhalation

BBC - Tue, 2014-12-02 08:14
A three-year-old girl who died after a fire broke out in her home died from smoke inhalation, an inquest has heard.

Does rampant AI threaten humanity?

BBC - Tue, 2014-12-02 08:03
Is artificial intelligence a threat to the future of humanity?