International News

Crowds expected for Sir Jack funeral

BBC - Mon, 2015-02-02 15:32
Thousands of people are expected to line the streets of Wolverhampton later for the funeral of Sir Jack Hayward, the millionaire former Wolves FC owner.

The men of steel with a softer side

BBC - Mon, 2015-02-02 15:27
The Indian men of steel with a soft centre

Bosses 'hit back at Miliband' - papers

BBC - Mon, 2015-02-02 15:13
Labour leader Ed Miliband's relationship with business leads some papers, while others focus on the circumstances of struggling Britons.

Minimising the hacker threat

BBC - Mon, 2015-02-02 15:02
If a cyber-attack is unpreventable, what can you do?

Man Utd sign rookie Bolton defender

BBC - Mon, 2015-02-02 15:00
Manchester United sign 21-year-old Bolton Wanderers defender Andy Kellett on loan until the end of the season.

Austria sees first Pegida march

BBC - Mon, 2015-02-02 14:42
The anti-Islamist group Pegida, which began in Germany, hold its first rally in Austria, but marchers find themselves outnumbered by rival protesters.

VIDEO: Footage shows huge starling formation

BBC - Mon, 2015-02-02 14:32
A murmuration, or flock, of starlings flew spectacularly in the sky near Rahat in Israel.

VIDEO: F1 testing: Vettel sets pace in Jerez

BBC - Mon, 2015-02-02 14:30
Ferrari's Sebastian Vettel sets the pace again on day two of the first pre-season test in Jerez as McLaren-Honda continued to struggle.

US expands Venezuela visa bans

BBC - Mon, 2015-02-02 14:12
The United States imposes visa restrictions on unnamed Venezuelan officials over alleged human rights violations and corruption.

VIDEO: Childhood abuse: Surviving the pain

BBC - Mon, 2015-02-02 14:09
Fergal Keane speaks to survivors of child abuse and hears their stories of survival.

Child's money taken in foodbank raid

BBC - Mon, 2015-02-02 13:54
Money which had been raised to help a 10-year-old girl who was injured in a hit-and-run incident has been stolen in a raid on a foodbank.

Libyan MPs revoke anti-Gaddafi law

BBC - Mon, 2015-02-02 13:45
Libya's internationally recognised parliament revokes a controversial law that banned Gaddafi-era officials from taking part in politics.

Everton loan for Spurs winger Lennon

BBC - Mon, 2015-02-02 13:33
Everton sign Tottenham winger Aaron Lennon on loan until the end of the Premier League season.

Energy bills should be lower - Which?

BBC - Mon, 2015-02-02 13:00
Recent cuts in consumer energy bills should have been much bigger and made much earlier, research from consumer body Which? has found.

Whitney daughter 'fighting for life'

BBC - Mon, 2015-02-02 12:53
Bobbi Kristina Brown, daughter of late singer Whitney Houston, is "fighting for her life", her family says, two days after she was found unconscious at home.

'Low severity' bird flu case at farm

BBC - Mon, 2015-02-02 11:50
A case of bird flu has been confirmed in chickens at a farm in Hampshire, government scientists say.

'Death threats' over French reform

BBC - Mon, 2015-02-02 11:12
France's Economy Minister, Emmanuel Macron, says he has received death threats over his attempts to reform the legal profession.

In pictures: Living beside the tracks

BBC - Mon, 2015-02-02 11:07
The families living right beside a railway track

Ex-science chief: GM tech 'is safe'

BBC - Mon, 2015-02-02 10:17
The technology behind GM crops is safe, according to scientific consensus, says the outgoing science adviser to the European Commission.

'Abrupt end' to TV star's school job

BBC - Mon, 2015-02-02 10:04
Former TV weather presenter Fred Talbot's teaching career came to "an abrupt end" over a claim he indecently propositioned a schoolboy, a jury hears.