International News

PM and Juncker to discuss EU reforms

BBC - Mon, 2015-05-25 08:22
Prime Minister David Cameron is to meet European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker to discuss terms of a potential new UK deal.

Greece will 'keep up debt repayment'

BBC - Mon, 2015-05-25 08:21
Greece intends to keep repaying its debt, a government spokesman said, days after Interior Minister Nikos Voutsis warned it had run out of funds.

VIDEO: Under fire from IS snipers in Iraq

BBC - Mon, 2015-05-25 08:19
The Iraqi army, supported by coalition airstrikes and Iran-backed militias, finds itself locked in fierce battles for many parts of the country.

Middlesbrough 0-2 Norwich City

BBC - Mon, 2015-05-25 07:56
Norwich secure an instant return to the Premier League with victory over Middlesbrough in the Championship play-off final.

Colombia rebels push on with talks

BBC - Mon, 2015-05-25 07:49
Negotiators for Colombia's left-wing Farc rebel group say they want to continue with peace talks after dozens of their fighters were killed in a bombing raid.

US jets escort NYC-bound flight

BBC - Mon, 2015-05-25 07:26
A pair of US fighter jets escorts an Air France airliner bound for New York City after the flight was the subject of an anonymous threat.

VIDEO: Watch Chelsea's victory parade

BBC - Mon, 2015-05-25 07:23
Chelsea celebrate their Premier League title at a packed victory parade in West London.

Burkina begins Sankara exhumation

BBC - Mon, 2015-05-25 07:18
The remains of Thomas Sankara, the iconic leader of Burkina Faso who was killed in a 1987 coup, are being exhumed for formal identification.

FM: Scots education 'not good enough'

BBC - Mon, 2015-05-25 07:13
Nicola Sturgeon points to a fall in reading and writing skills among pupils as evidence that Scotland's education system is not good enough.

VIDEO: Pulling a rickshaw in extreme heat

BBC - Mon, 2015-05-25 07:09
At least 500 people are reported to have died in a heatwave sweeping India, with temperatures reaching 48C (118F) in some areas.

Several killed by Mexico tornado

BBC - Mon, 2015-05-25 07:03
At least seven people are reported killed and scores of houses destroyed as a tornado strikes Mexico's Ciudad Acuna.

UK premium phone costs 'set to fall'

BBC - Mon, 2015-05-25 07:03
Ofcom says that changes to the billing structure of 08, 09 and 118 numbers will lead to cheaper calls for consumers.

Nigeria fuel crisis 'resolved'

BBC - Mon, 2015-05-25 07:02
Nigeria's fuel wholesalers say they have reached a deal with the government that should soon see the end of the crippling fuel crisis.

British number two Bedene goes out

BBC - Mon, 2015-05-25 06:49
New British number two Aljaz Bedene loses 6-3 6-4 6-7 6-3 to Austria's Dominic Thiem in the French Open first round.

Pavey overcomes illness to win 10k

BBC - Mon, 2015-05-25 06:48
European champion Jo Pavey overcomes illness to win the Bupa London 10,000 while Andy Vernon triumphs in the men's race.

VIDEO: Visiting 196 countries in 50 years

BBC - Mon, 2015-05-25 06:28
Reflections from a man who has visited every country in the world

Benny Green - boy who reflected changing UK

BBC - Mon, 2015-05-25 06:13
The Grange Hill character who reflected a changing UK

Nepal calls for direct quake funding

BBC - Mon, 2015-05-25 05:41
One month after the devastating 7.8 magnitude earthquake that hit Nepal, the country's finance minister calls for more direct aid funding.

Cunard liners mark anniversary

BBC - Mon, 2015-05-25 05:25
Three famous ocean liners sail together in Liverpool for the first time to mark Cunard's 175th anniversary.

Chelsea fans support victory parade

BBC - Mon, 2015-05-25 05:11
Thousands of football fans turn out to watch Chelsea's open-top victory parade after winning the Premier League.

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