International News

'Unlawful bankers' and new diesel charges - the papers

BBC - Mon, 2014-07-28 21:27
Tuesday's papers are full of Bank of England governor Mark Carney's angry words at financiers found guilty of rigging interest rates, and the Times has potential bad news for some drivers.

How do we honour galloping greats?

BBC - Mon, 2014-07-28 21:16
The many ways of honouring our champion horses

VIDEO: Mine 'could threaten Barrier Reef'

BBC - Mon, 2014-07-28 21:16
The Australian government has approved the development of what could potentially be the country's biggest coal mine.

South Korea sees conscript suicides

BBC - Mon, 2014-07-28 20:51
Two South Korean conscripts have died in apparent suicides, the military says, weeks after another soldier shot dead five members of his unit.

Band 'didn't believe' Watkins abuse

BBC - Mon, 2014-07-28 20:22
Former members of Lostprophets say they originally hoped child abuse reports about singer Ian Watkins were a "mistake" and now want to move forward.

UN blacklists N Korea arms ship firm

BBC - Mon, 2014-07-28 19:53
The UN blacklists the operator of a North Korean ship seized near the Panama Canal in July 2013 with undeclared Cuban weapons on board.

VIDEO: Algeria flight 'asked to turn back'

BBC - Mon, 2014-07-28 19:44
The French Foreign Minister, Laurent Fabius, has confirmed that the pilots of a plane that crashed in Mali last Thursday had asked for a change of course.

VIDEO: Strike hits Gaza media tower

BBC - Mon, 2014-07-28 19:37
An Israeli airstrike has hit a building housing several media companies in central Gaza.

Coe 'will not run for BBC Trust job'

BBC - Mon, 2014-07-28 18:51
Lord Coe indicates that he has withdrawn from the race to be the next chairman of the BBC Trust.

China regulators in Microsoft visit

BBC - Mon, 2014-07-28 18:28
Microsoft confirms that officials from the Chinese regulatory body responsible for enforcing business laws have visited some of its offices.

New disability minister's challenge

BBC - Mon, 2014-07-28 17:56
What does the latest disability minister face?

Gabriel Prokofiev debuts concerto

BBC - Mon, 2014-07-28 17:35
Gabriel Prokofiev debuts WW1 concerto

Lawyers in tribunal fees review call

BBC - Mon, 2014-07-28 17:27
The Law Society of Scotland urges the Scottish and UK governments to undertake an urgent review of employment tribunal fees.

VIDEO: Children go out to celebrate Eid

BBC - Mon, 2014-07-28 17:25
Muslims across the world are taking part in Eid celebrations to mark the end of the fasting month of Ramadan.

Eggshells may act like 'sunblock'

BBC - Mon, 2014-07-28 17:17
Birds' eggs show adaptations in pigment concentration and thickness to allow the right amount of sun for embryos, scientists say.

'Brain hub predicts negative events'

BBC - Mon, 2014-07-28 16:40
Scientists have identified a part of the brain that may help us predict when things are about to go wrong and could play a part in depression.

Civil Service seeks chief executive

BBC - Mon, 2014-07-28 16:35
A new Civil Service chief executive is being recruited but Whitehall experts say the job is more "modest" than might be expected.

'Cut council tax for volunteers'

BBC - Mon, 2014-07-28 16:27
Community volunteers in England and Wales should get a 10% discount on their council tax bills, local authorities say.

VIDEO: US films take on drone strike debate

BBC - Mon, 2014-07-28 16:23
The summer movies criticising US drone policies

Pause NHS privatisation - Labour

BBC - Mon, 2014-07-28 16:13
NHS privatisation is "being forced through at pace and scale", and should be halted until the general election, says Labour's shadow health secretary.
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