International News

France evacuates expats from Libya

BBC - Wed, 2014-07-30 03:16
The French government says it has evacuated French and British nationals from Libya, as battles rage between government forces and militias.

VIDEO: Malaysian diver falls flat on face

BBC - Wed, 2014-07-30 02:55
Malaysian diver Ahmad Amsyar Azman is given zero marks by the judges after falling flat on his face in the preliminary round of the men's 1m springboard

AUDIO: Charting the birth of 'Krautrock'

BBC - Wed, 2014-07-30 02:51
The BBC's Rebecca Jones talks to Krautrocker Irmin Schmidt and author David Stubbs.

Investment firm cuts 60 Cardiff jobs

BBC - Wed, 2014-07-30 02:37
Sixty jobs are set to go at the Cardiff office of insurance and investment firm Legal & General.

England beat Scotland to reach semis

BBC - Wed, 2014-07-30 02:36
England survive a Scotland fightback to reach the Commonwealth Games semi-finals where they are likely to face New Zealand.

Government's gourmet subsidised meals

BBC - Wed, 2014-07-30 02:36
The cost of subsidised meals for Welsh government ministers and staff in their canteens "sticks in the throat", say Conservatives.

VIDEO: Near miss on Indiana train bridge

BBC - Wed, 2014-07-30 02:35
Two women had a narrow escape when they were nearly hit by a freight train on a bridge in Monroe County, Indiana.

UK to allow driverless cars on roads

BBC - Wed, 2014-07-30 02:29
The UK government says it plans to allow driverless cars on public roads in January, and asks cities to compete to host one of three trials.

Man charged with raping 90-year-old

BBC - Wed, 2014-07-30 02:21
A teenager appears in court charged with raping a 90-year-old woman at her home in North Lanarkshire.

Colombian city on alert after attack

BBC - Wed, 2014-07-30 02:20
After a key transmission tower was blown up in Buenaventura, leaving the Colombian port city without power, the authorities ban alcohol and weapons.

Suspension at baby ashes crematorium

BBC - Wed, 2014-07-30 02:08
Aberdeen crematorium superintendent Derek Snow is suspended amid an investigation into the handling of baby ashes.

Barclays sees profits fall by 7%

BBC - Wed, 2014-07-30 02:01
Barclays' half yearly profits fall 7% to £3.35bn, following a fall in revenue at its investment bank.

Birds beat machines in hover test

BBC - Wed, 2014-07-30 01:52
Micro-drones are just starting to catch up with the hovering and flight performance of the tiny hummingbird, say scientists.

Star Wars name passport rejected

BBC - Wed, 2014-07-30 01:19
A woman who added "Skywalker" as a middle name is told by passport officials that her signature infringes a trademark.

Apology over Turtles '9/11 poster'

BBC - Wed, 2014-07-30 01:03
Paramount Pictures apologises over a Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles poster featuring the characters jumping from an exploding skyscraper alongside the release date of 11 September.

Ten jailed for India school fire

BBC - Wed, 2014-07-30 01:00
Ten people, including the owner of a school , are convicted for a school fire in 2004 in which 94 children were burnt alive in the southern state of Tamil Nadu.

Dog walker and runner help stop rape

BBC - Wed, 2014-07-30 00:57
A dog walker and a runner help a woman fight off a man who was trying to rape her.

VIDEO: New tech opens doors for jobseekers

BBC - Wed, 2014-07-30 00:51
New technology is opening up whole new careers to young jobseekers who may be having difficulty getting into more established professions.

AIB returns to profit after bail out

BBC - Wed, 2014-07-30 00:49
Allied Irish Bank (AIB), the parent firm of Northern Ireland's First Trust bank, returns to profit for the first time since the financial crash.

Van Gaal right about fitness - Shaw

BBC - Wed, 2014-07-30 00:48
Manchester United full-back Luke Shaw says boss Louis van Gaal was right to question his fitness after joining the club.
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