International News

Immigration and prejudice on front pages

BBC - Tue, 2014-05-27 21:07
Concerns over immigration - and Britons' response to it - lead some newspapers, while others focus on claims of in-fighting among Liberal Democrats.

Diabetes patients denied equipment

BBC - Tue, 2014-05-27 21:02
Diabetes patients in Northern Ireland are denied access to essential equipment which would help control their condition.

US tells its citizens to leave Libya

BBC - Tue, 2014-05-27 20:51
State department warns American citizens to leave the country after saying the security situation "remains unpredictable and unstable".

The girl who survived with 96% burns

BBC - Tue, 2014-05-27 20:45
The girl who survived with 96% burns

South Korea hospice fire kills 21

BBC - Tue, 2014-05-27 20:33
At least 21 people are killed and six more left in critical condition in a fire at a hospice for the elderly in Janseong county, South Korea.

Policemen killed in Tunisian attack

BBC - Tue, 2014-05-27 19:36
Attack on the home of a government minister by suspected Islamist militants leaves four policemen dead, officials say.

Afghan Notebook: Kabul to Calais

BBC - Tue, 2014-05-27 19:27
The Afghans risking it all to reach Britain

VIDEO: Google builds self-driving cars

BBC - Tue, 2014-05-27 19:23
Google has announced that it will start building its own self-driving cars. They will have a stop-go button but no controls, steering wheels or pedals.

Santa Barbara mourns rampage victims

BBC - Tue, 2014-05-27 18:13
Thousands of mourners gather at a university in California to remember the six slain and 13 wounded in a rampage on Friday night.

VIDEO: The day I said goodbye to Cuba

BBC - Tue, 2014-05-27 18:00
One woman recalls the day she "said goodbye to Cuba" for US

Google to build self-driving cars

BBC - Tue, 2014-05-27 18:00
Google has announced that it will start building its own self-driving cars. They will have a stop/go button but no controls, steering wheels or pedals.

China to 'clean up' messaging apps

BBC - Tue, 2014-05-27 17:40
Chinese authorities launch a campaign to "eliminate" malpractice on instant messaging services which have become hugely popular in the country.

Looking back at Friends

BBC - Tue, 2014-05-27 17:20
Remembering the much-loved sitcom a decade after it ended

The seven-year paternity battle

BBC - Tue, 2014-05-27 17:17
My seven-year battle to prove I’m a politician's son

The smell of dreams

BBC - Tue, 2014-05-27 17:14
The people who say they smell things while sleeping

The cornucopia of comics

BBC - Tue, 2014-05-27 17:09
Did the UK really invent the comic book?

'Lose a little' advice on obesity

BBC - Tue, 2014-05-27 16:52
New weight loss guidelines for the NHS in England will advise people that they should "lose a little and keep it off" for life.

Clampdown on student binge drinking

BBC - Tue, 2014-05-27 16:35
Alcohol-based initiation ceremonies and pub crawls may become a thing of the past on university campuses in England and Wales under a new project.

Snowden: I was a high-tech US spy

BBC - Tue, 2014-05-27 16:26
Fugitive US intelligence leaker Edward Snowden describes himself as a spy specialising in electronic surveillance, in his first interview with US TV.

Gone Girl author takes on Hamlet

BBC - Tue, 2014-05-27 16:25
Gillian Flynn, author of the bestseller Gone Girl, is to write a new twist on Hamlet as part of a series to mark 400 years since Shakespeare's death.

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