International News

VIDEO: Non-league player's stunning 'rabona'

BBC - Mon, 2014-12-01 02:37
Worcester City's Sean Geddes scores with a "rabona" lob in his side's 3-0 win over AFC Barrow in the FA Trophy.

Kabul police chief 'back in post'

BBC - Mon, 2014-12-01 02:31
The police chief of the Afghan capital who resigned on Sunday is to remain in post amid a rising number of militant attacks, his spokesman says.

VIDEO: Africa's first underwater hotel

BBC - Mon, 2014-12-01 02:20
The BBC's Salim Kikeke visits the first underwater hotel which has opened off the remote island of Pemba in Tanzania.

Clegg defends deficit reduction plan

BBC - Mon, 2014-12-01 02:17
The government was right not to be "dogmatic" in trying to balance the books in the current parliament, Deputy Prime Minister Nick Clegg says.

Selfie-stick sales outlawed in S Korea

BBC - Mon, 2014-12-01 02:11
Selling a "selfie stick" that lets people photograph themselves could result in a fine of up to £17,300, if the gadget is unregistered.

VIDEO: 'A country under siege from Ebola'

BBC - Mon, 2014-12-01 01:58
Alexander Kumar, Theresa Jones, and John Wright are British volunteers working in Liberia and Sierra Leone with people affected by Ebola and they have created a video diary.

Tunnel to be built past Stonehenge

BBC - Mon, 2014-12-01 01:52
A 1.8-mile (2.9km) tunnel is to be dug at the A303 past Stonehenge, the government announces.

VIDEO: Time-lapse shows poppy 'picking'

BBC - Mon, 2014-12-01 01:51
The BBC filmed the task of removing the 888,246 ceramic poppies which attracted more than five million visitors to the Tower of London.

Oldham rule out a move for Evans

BBC - Mon, 2014-12-01 01:50
Oldham Athletic will not invite convicted rapist Ched Evans to train with them, nor will they offer him a contract.

Why are people charged for 'landline rental'?

BBC - Mon, 2014-12-01 01:43
Why you have to have a landline to have broadband

VIDEO: Protecting heads in American football

BBC - Mon, 2014-12-01 01:40
There are growing concern about the dangers of head injuries in many sports, including American football, the BBC's Alex South reports.

UK manufacturing activity picks up

BBC - Mon, 2014-12-01 01:38
Manufacturing activity increased in November after solid domestic demand offset weaker orders from overseas markets, a survey indicates.

Gerrard offered new deal - Rodgers

BBC - Mon, 2014-12-01 01:38
Steven Gerrard is offered a new deal by Liverpool - as Reds boss Brendan Rodgers denies talk of a rift with the midfielder.

Agency mistakes waxwork for prince

BBC - Mon, 2014-12-01 01:28
A Japanese news agency issues a photo of Prince William's Madame Tussauds wax replica, instead of the prince himself.

VIDEO: AC/DC: 'We just keep going'

BBC - Mon, 2014-12-01 01:24
AC/DC, one of the most successful bands of all time, tell BBC News they're determined to keep going, despite a difficult year for the band

VIDEO: Will new road change Stonehenge?

BBC - Mon, 2014-12-01 01:14
The BBC's transport correspondent Richard Westcott walks among the stones of Stonehenge to gauge how plans to build new roads will change the surroundings.

Nigeria gunmen 'raid Damaturu city'

BBC - Mon, 2014-12-01 01:08
A police base and a university are among facilities attacked by suspected Boko Haram fighters in Damaturu city in north-east Nigeria, residents say.

Child abuse doctor to be sentenced

BBC - Mon, 2014-12-01 01:02
A paedophile doctor who abused young cancer patients at Addenbrooke's Hospital arrives at Cambridge Crown Court for sentencing.

VIDEO: Landlords to make immigrant checks

BBC - Mon, 2014-12-01 01:00
Landlords in the West Midlands who fail to check whether prospective tenants are in the country legally will face a £3,000 fine, under a new rule expected to be rolled out across the UK.

Johnson not 'crawling' for new deal

BBC - Mon, 2014-12-01 00:50
Liverpool defender Glen Johnson's current deal runs out next summer but he says he will not go "crawling" for a new one.