International News

Where do billionaires go to university?

BBC - Tue, 2014-10-28 16:30
Where do the super-rich go to university?

VIDEO: Play games with your pet over the net

BBC - Tue, 2014-10-28 16:23
Richard Taylor checks out PetCube, a product that wants to let you interact with your pet while you are away from home, using your phone.

VIDEO: A tour of Essex's listed skatepark

BBC - Tue, 2014-10-28 16:14
A 1970s skatepark in Essex has been given Grade 2 listed status by English Heritage.

Calais comments and immigration 'mess'

BBC - Tue, 2014-10-28 16:12
Comments by the mayor of Calais about migrants heading to Britain and criticism of the immigration system as a whole are on the front pages.

A day without data

BBC - Tue, 2014-10-28 16:06
It is possible to not share any information?

VIDEO: Can Rory go a day without data?

BBC - Tue, 2014-10-28 16:06
Can the BBC's technology correspondent, Rory Cellan-Jones, go a day without sharing any data?

Disasters group launches Ebola appeal

BBC - Tue, 2014-10-28 16:00
The Disasters Emergency Committee is to launch an appeal in response to a disease outbreak for the first time, in aid of the Ebola crisis.

Facebook warns spending to rise

BBC - Tue, 2014-10-28 15:56
Facebook has warned that its spending will increase sharply next year and its revenue growth will slow in the fourth quarter.

VIDEO: Moment unmanned rocket explodes

BBC - Tue, 2014-10-28 15:44
An unmanned cargo rocket has exploded seconds after lifting off from a commercial launch pad in Virginia.

US warns Russia on Ukraine rebel vote

BBC - Tue, 2014-10-28 15:36
US Secretary of State John Kerry warns Russia that it will violate international agreements if it recognises an election planned by rebels in eastern Ukraine.

Egypt 'plans Gaza smuggling buffer'

BBC - Tue, 2014-10-28 15:22
Egypt is reportedly planning a 500m buffer zone along the border with the Gaza Strip to block the smuggling of weapons.

Earthquake hits Nottinghamshire

BBC - Tue, 2014-10-28 14:52
The British Geological Survey confirms that Nottinghamshire is hit by an earthquake with a magnitude of 2.6 on the Richter scale.

Liverpool 2-1 Swansea City

BBC - Tue, 2014-10-28 14:27
Mario Balotelli inspires a late comeback as Liverpool beat Swansea to reach the League Cup quarter-finals.

Shrewsbury Town 1-2 Chelsea

BBC - Tue, 2014-10-28 14:02
Chelsea need a late own goal to defeat gutsy League Two side Shrewsbury and reach the League Cup quarter-finals.

VIDEO: Hawaiian residents flee lava flow

BBC - Tue, 2014-10-28 13:30
Residents of a Hawaiian village threatened by lava have begun evacuating as the flow reaches the first property in its path.

VIDEO: The assassination of Indira Gandhi

BBC - Tue, 2014-10-28 13:20
The aide who saw Indira Gandhi's assassination

Rangers 1-0 St Johnstone

BBC - Tue, 2014-10-28 13:15
Lewis Macleod's late header seals a Scottish League Cup semi-final place for Rangers at St Johnstone's expense.

VIDEO: 'I escaped death in N Korea'

BBC - Tue, 2014-10-28 12:43
A young girl who escaped North Korea has spoken to the BBC about the violence and starvation she experienced when she lived there.

Djokovic returns with win in Paris

BBC - Tue, 2014-10-28 12:16
Novak Djokovic's first match since becoming a father brings a 6-3 6-4 win over Philipp Kohlschreiber at the Paris Masters.

VIDEO: Emin: 'I am on the side of women'

BBC - Tue, 2014-10-28 11:39
Artist Tracey Emin says she is "on the side of women" after people "wilfully misunderstood" her on the issue of being an artist and a mother.