International News

Podolski dismisses Spurs move rumour

BBC - Mon, 2014-10-20 10:08
Arsenal forward Lukas Podolski takes to Twitter to dismiss transfer speculation linking him with a £10m move to Tottenham.

VIDEO: Man falls 60 feet into Alps crevasse

BBC - Mon, 2014-10-20 09:40
Matt Allum survived a fall at high speed into a 60ft crevasse in the French Alps, near Chamonix.

VIDEO: Bringing internet to India's poorest

BBC - Mon, 2014-10-20 09:37
More than a billion Indians don't use the internet - and addressing that was the focus of a summit in Delhi where Facebook's Mark Zuckerberg was the star attraction.

Sweden steps up 'mystery sub' hunt

BBC - Mon, 2014-10-20 09:27
Sweden steps up its search in waters off Stockholm and tells some civilian vessels to leave the area amid suspicions of a Russian submarine.

My night in the Texas Ebola hospital

BBC - Mon, 2014-10-20 09:27
My night’s stay in the Texas Ebola hospital

VIDEO: Why US man joined Kurdish fighters

BBC - Mon, 2014-10-20 09:22
The BBC's Jim Muir speaks to an American who has come to fight Islamic State militants on the frontline in north-east Syria.

Exiled Nazis collected US benefits

BBC - Mon, 2014-10-20 08:47
The US has paid dozens of exiled Nazi war criminals millions of dollars in social benefits after forcing them to leave the country, a new report finds.

Four held 'over Iran acid attacks'

BBC - Mon, 2014-10-20 08:41
Iranian police arrest four men following a string of acid attacks against women allegedly for not following the country's strict dress code.

Double decker bus crash injures 45

BBC - Mon, 2014-10-20 08:07
A man is arrested after 45 people are injured in a collision involving a double decker bus and a car in Hertfordshire.

Mystery clown 'disturbing' children

BBC - Mon, 2014-10-20 07:54
A mystery clown is scaring children in Portsmouth by lurking silently in streets and shops and stroking people.

AUDIO: Nursing morale at 'heartbreaking' low

BBC - Mon, 2014-10-20 07:43
A nurse claims "heartbreaking" levels of low morale are driving staff out of the profession

VIDEO: Gandalf offers pupils exam advice

BBC - Mon, 2014-10-20 07:34
On a visit to a school in Somerset, Sir Ian McKellen reprises his role of Gandalf the wizard to offer pupils an exam tip.

Navratilova slams ITF over Williams

BBC - Mon, 2014-10-20 06:58
Martina Navratilova slams the International Tennis Federation's "silence" after one of its members mocks the Williams sisters.

Kobayashi's Caterham safety 'scare'

BBC - Mon, 2014-10-20 06:58
Kamui Kobayashi admitted to being "seriously troubled" about the safety of his Caterham during the Russian GP weekend.

Actress Lynda Bellingham dies at 66

BBC - Mon, 2014-10-20 06:35
Tributes are paid to British actress and TV presenter Lynda Bellingham, who has died at the age of 66 after suffering colon cancer.

What laws currently cover trolling?

BBC - Mon, 2014-10-20 06:30
The government is planning to crack down on internet abuse. What laws are currently in place?

VIDEO: Fans in Pitt frenzy at Fury Premiere

BBC - Mon, 2014-10-20 06:19
The London Film Festival closed on Sunday evening with a screening of Brad Pitt's new film Fury. Thousands of fans flocked to Leicester square to catch a glimpse of the Hollywood hero

Day in pictures: 20 October

BBC - Mon, 2014-10-20 06:03
24 hours of news images: 20 October

VIDEO: Aberdeen up for 'most dismal town'

BBC - Mon, 2014-10-20 05:38
Aberdeen is among the nominees for the Carbuncle award, given to the "most dismal town in Scotland".

Zambia's Sata goes for health check

BBC - Mon, 2014-10-20 05:38
Zambia's President Michael Sata, 77, flies abroad for a medical check-up amid persistent speculation that he is seriously ill.

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