International News

HIV evolving 'into milder form'

BBC - Mon, 2014-12-01 12:41
HIV is evolving to become less deadly and less infectious as it spends more time infecting people, according to a major scientific study.

HIV: Why is virus so 'successful'?

BBC - Mon, 2014-12-01 12:40
HIV has repeatedly made the jump from animals to humans, but only once did it spread around the world. Why?

'Gerrard still good enough' - Barnes

BBC - Mon, 2014-12-01 12:33
Former Liverpool striker John Barnes believes Steven Gerrard's best form is "still good enough for Liverpool".

Spend, spend, spend – what are politicians up to?

BBC - Mon, 2014-12-01 12:26
Spend, spend, spend. That's what people do who can afford it, at this time of the year. But why are our politicians following suit when the country is still deeply in the red?

Suspects' bail 'lengthened by cuts'

BBC - Mon, 2014-12-01 12:03
Spending cuts are delaying police inquiries and contributing to a rise in people kept on police bail for months, and in some cases years, Newsnight is told.

Boyhood wins top NY film award

BBC - Mon, 2014-12-01 11:51
A film 12 years in the making, Boyhood, has won top honours at the New York Film Critics awards, which opens the pre-Oscars awards season.

VIDEO: Judge bans car cruising events

BBC - Mon, 2014-12-01 11:33
A judge has banned car cruising events across the Black Country.

We’re adults, not children, says learning disabled girl band

BBC - Mon, 2014-12-01 11:31
The learning disabled group doing it for themselves

Pakistan sex taboos challenged by TV show

BBC - Mon, 2014-12-01 11:27
The TV phone-in giving a voice to frustrated Pakistanis

Duncan Campbell wins Turner Prize

BBC - Mon, 2014-12-01 11:22
Dublin-born film artist Duncan Campbell is announced as the winner of this year's £25,000 Turner Prize.

VIDEO: Roger Daltrey gatecrashes wedding

BBC - Mon, 2014-12-01 10:48
The Who's Roger Daltrey gatecrashes a wedding and takes to the stage to sing to the happy couple and their guests near Glasgow.

VIDEO: Amazon's 'Cyber Monday' boom

BBC - Mon, 2014-12-01 10:41
Amazon says it has recorded sales of around 64 items every second on so-called 'Cyber Monday', one of the busiest days for online shopping.

VIDEO: Hobbit 'may be last Middle Earth film'

BBC - Mon, 2014-12-01 10:25
Richard Armitage says the final scene of the latest Hobbit film was a "big, emotional moment" for him.

Suspended Tesco executive to return

BBC - Mon, 2014-12-01 10:14
One of the Tesco executives suspended following the £260m profit mis-statement will return to the retailer.

Russia drops gas pipeline plan

BBC - Mon, 2014-12-01 10:03
Russian President Vladimir Putin says the proposed South Stream gas pipeline will not go ahead, blaming opposition from the EU.

Predictions: Lawro v Steph Houghton

BBC - Mon, 2014-12-01 09:49
BBC Sport football expert Mark Lawrenson takes on England women's captain Steph Houghton.

NFL players stir controversy with 'hands up' Ferguson tribute

BBC - Mon, 2014-12-01 09:33
On Sunday five St Louis Rams took the field with a gesture made famous by those protesting Michael Brown's death. They say they're supporting their community, but others think the display is misguided and misplaced.

VIDEO: Flooding in France claims lives

BBC - Mon, 2014-12-01 09:22
Five people have died in France as severe storms continue to batter the western Mediterranean, with damaging winds and torrential downpours.

Gordon Brown: A complex figure

BBC - Mon, 2014-12-01 09:12
Gordon Brown could be brooding and brilliant, almost in the same breath. Westminster will probably not see his like again.

VIDEO: Is Sierra Leone losing against Ebola?

BBC - Mon, 2014-12-01 08:53
A year ago Ebola claimed its first victims in West Africa. Since then around 6,928 people have died and thousands more have been infected.