International News

Speeder jailed for killing two women

BBC - Fri, 2014-11-28 06:50
A speeding driver who killed two women on a pedestrian crossing is jailed for nearly five years and banned from driving for a decade.

Sony makes experimental paper watch

BBC - Fri, 2014-11-28 06:42
Sony has developed a watch made from e-paper as part of an initiative to experiment with the use of the material for fashion products.

Star Wars teaser trailer premieres

BBC - Fri, 2014-11-28 06:39
The first trailer for Star Wars: The Force Awakens is unveiled online and in US cinemas

Police officer stabs dog to death

BBC - Fri, 2014-11-28 06:28
A dog is stabbed to death by a police officer during a drugs search in south-east London.

Fury focused on Chisora rematch

BBC - Fri, 2014-11-28 06:26
Tyson Fury plans to prove his worth in the ring when he takes on Dereck Chisora in Saturday's world heavyweight title eliminator.

Go Figure: The week in numbers

BBC - Fri, 2014-11-28 06:24
The week in numbers with our Go Figure images.

Murder victim hunted down in taxi

BBC - Fri, 2014-11-28 06:07
One man admits murder and another culpable homicide over a stabbing where the victim was hunted down in a taxi.

Two dead in Egypt Islamist clashes

BBC - Fri, 2014-11-28 06:01
At least two demonstrators die in Egypt as Islamist anti-government protesters clash with police in Cairo.

Nigeria mosque targeted in blasts

BBC - Fri, 2014-11-28 05:43
Many people are killed in three explosions during Friday prayers at one of the biggest mosques in the Nigerian city of Kano, reports say.

Pope urges help for Syria refugees

BBC - Fri, 2014-11-28 05:42
Pope Francis highlights the plight of refugees from Syria and Iraq, and condemns extremism, at the start of a key visit to Turkey.

VIDEO: Reintegrating Tunisia's fighters

BBC - Fri, 2014-11-28 05:39
There are calls on the government to do more to help the return of Tunisians who travelled to Iraq and Syria to fight with extremist groups.

Murdered woman 'stabbed 37 times'

BBC - Fri, 2014-11-28 05:30
A woman who died after being attacked by an intruder in her Glasgow home was stabbed 37 times, a murder trial hears.

Day in pictures: 28 November 2014

BBC - Fri, 2014-11-28 05:30
24 hours of news images: 28 November

Spending on police 'set to fall'

BBC - Fri, 2014-11-28 05:25
Spending on front-line policing in England is set to fall by a fifth in the next five years, according to the London School of Economics.

Will the public accept the cuts to come?

BBC - Fri, 2014-11-28 05:25
The Westminster parties must balance the books by 2020 - but MPs are not yet shouting too loudly about the full scale of the cuts to come.

VIDEO: Darby: BNP 'time will come again'

BBC - Fri, 2014-11-28 05:13
Simon Darby says the BNP's message on immigration has been "pretty well co-opted" by other political parties.

Russia warships pass through Channel

BBC - Fri, 2014-11-28 04:48
A flotilla of Russian warships passes through the English Channel in what British and French officials describe as an annual visit.

Seven jailed for part in sex gang

BBC - Fri, 2014-11-28 04:35
Seven men are jailed for up to 11 years for their part in a child sex gang in Bristol.

Enniskillen grammar schools to merge

BBC - Fri, 2014-11-28 04:24
The Education Minister John O'Dowd has approved plans to close Portora Royal School and the Collegiate grammar school in Enniskillen.

Mother left children for Australia

BBC - Fri, 2014-11-28 04:19
A mother-of-six who flew to Australia after telling her son she was going to the supermarket is given a suspended jail sentence.