International News

AUDIO: Is conflict good or bad for insurers?

BBC - Tue, 2014-09-02 02:57
Bronek Masojada, chief executive of the insurance company Hiscox, analyses the effect of recent conflicts on the insurance market

Uber banned across Germany by court

BBC - Tue, 2014-09-02 02:57
A court says the UberPop service must stop transporting passengers in Germany, but the American company refuses to suspend work.

VIDEO: David Mitchell on The Bone Clocks

BBC - Tue, 2014-09-02 02:51
Cloud Atlas author David Mitchell discusses his new novel The Bone Clocks on BBC Breakfast.

A cloud of uncertainty

BBC - Tue, 2014-09-02 02:40
How were leaked celebrity photos obtained?

VIDEO: Volcano continues fiery lava eruption

BBC - Tue, 2014-09-02 02:25
A dramatic lava eruption that began early on Sunday near Iceland's Bardarbunga volcano has continued into Monday.

Does limiting the power of appliances save energy?

BBC - Tue, 2014-09-02 02:20
The EU is considering limiting the power of hairdryers but will this really cut energy consumption?

The growing threat to our recovery

BBC - Tue, 2014-09-02 00:17
The growing threat to our recovery

Brain 'can learn to eat healthily'

BBC - Mon, 2014-09-01 23:53
The brain can be trained to prefer healthy food over unhealthy high-calorie foods, suggests a study from the US.

Man dies in Carryduff house fire

BBC - Mon, 2014-09-01 21:58
A man has died in a house fire in Carryduff, on the outskirts of Belfast.

Motorists warned of Nato disruption

BBC - Mon, 2014-09-01 21:58
Motorists have been warned to expect increased traffic disruption in south Wales as world leaders begin arriving for the Nato summit in Newport.

Brown issues warning over UK debt

BBC - Mon, 2014-09-01 21:42
Gordon Brown says an independent Scotland would become "an international outcast" if it refused to accept a share of UK debt.

British activist in Thailand trial

BBC - Mon, 2014-09-01 21:29
A British activist who campaigns for better labour conditions is on trial in Thailand charged with criminal defamation.

UK airstrikes and mass celebrity hack - the papers

BBC - Mon, 2014-09-01 21:27
Among the stories fascinating Tuesday's press are whether British forces will engage jihadists in Iraq, and the mass hacking of celebrities' iCloud accounts.

Terror plan 'rehash of old policies'

BBC - Mon, 2014-09-01 20:45
A former terror suspect criticises government anti-terrorism plans as "rehashing of old policies" which will "disenfranchise" UK Muslims.

Rapist driver crime details revealed

BBC - Mon, 2014-09-01 20:28
Details are revealed of an offence committed by a convicted rapist, who was later employed as a Milton Keynes taxi driver.

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