International News

Bangkok talks on Asia migrant crisis

BBC - Thu, 2015-05-28 14:10
A regional conference is due to begin in the Thai capital Bangkok to discuss solutions to the South-East Asia migrant crisis.

Murder weapon discovered in museum

BBC - Thu, 2015-05-28 13:00
An assault rifle used in seven unsolved murders has been discovered on public display at the Imperial War Museum.

Eight 'exploited' L'Oreal heiress

BBC - Thu, 2015-05-28 12:55
A French court hands down jail sentences and fines to eight people found guilty of exploiting billionaire Liliane Bettencourt.

VIDEO: 'Surge' in women joining IS

BBC - Thu, 2015-05-28 12:55
New research suggests young women travelling to Syria sometimes become involved in IS propaganda and recruitment, but often end up "domestically isolated in severe conditions".

Rangers 1-3 Motherwell

BBC - Thu, 2015-05-28 12:45
Motherwell hold a two-goal advantage in the Scottish Premiership play-offs after they beat Rangers at Ibrox.

Syria Islamists 'seize Idlib city'

BBC - Thu, 2015-05-28 12:43
An Islamist rebel coalition has seized one of the last cities in western Idlib province held by the Syrian government, activists say.

‘I just smash anything that moves'

BBC - Thu, 2015-05-28 12:37
Saracens flanker Jacques Burger is relishing the chance to get his teeth into Bath, as Chris Jones discovers ahead of Saturday’s Premiership final.

Lawro's lowdown on the FA Cup final

BBC - Thu, 2015-05-28 12:30
BBC pundit Mark Lawrenson on whether Arsenal or Aston Villa will win at Wembley on Saturday.

Honda, Fiat and BMW in airbag recall

BBC - Thu, 2015-05-28 12:13
Three major carmakers have expanded recalls of vehicles with faulty Takata airbags.

Neruda death probe inconclusive

BBC - Thu, 2015-05-28 12:04
New tests on the remains of the Chilean poet Pablo Neruda say they have found no conclusive evidence he was poisoned.

Ireland votes through Aer Lingus deal

BBC - Thu, 2015-05-28 11:49
The Republic of Ireland's parliament has approved the sale of the nation's 25% stake in Aer Lingus to British Airways owner, IAG.

A symbol of holding out

BBC - Thu, 2015-05-28 11:26
Tiny buildings that stand in the way of big developments

Great Barrier Reef status at risk

BBC - Thu, 2015-05-28 11:21
Australia holds its breath as Unesco decides status

Most-wanted Nazi 'unfit for trial'

BBC - Thu, 2015-05-28 11:05
Former SS lieutenant Gerhard Sommer, at the top of a most-wanted list of Nazis, has been declared unfit for trial by prosecutors in Germany.

MEPs in new EU-US trade controversy

BBC - Thu, 2015-05-28 11:05
MEPs call for transparent and public handling of trade disputes with the US but soften their stance on controversial commercial courts.

Are more people on the move?

BBC - Thu, 2015-05-28 11:03
Are more people on the move than ever before?

Bangladeshi boat migrants doomed from the start

BBC - Thu, 2015-05-28 11:00
The BBC's Justin Rowlatt discovers some migrants are so desperate to leave Bangladesh that they knowingly board ships destined for prison camps.

Man dead and girl hurt in 'incident'

BBC - Thu, 2015-05-28 10:48
A man has died and a young girl is airlifted to hospital after police were called to an incident in Cornwall.

No movement on welfare bill - Foster

BBC - Thu, 2015-05-28 09:19
The finance minister says she cannot move the budget bill forward because of the inability of the Stormont parties to resolve the deadlock over welfare reform.

Google gives first peek at Android M

BBC - Thu, 2015-05-28 09:17
Google reveals easier-to-control privacy permissions, greater support for fingerprint sensors and longer battery life in the next version of Android.