International News

Lloyds fined £218m over Libor

BBC - Mon, 2014-07-28 14:22
Lloyds Banking Group is fined £218m for "serious misconduct" relating to key interest rates including Libor.

VIDEO: Ebola forces border closures

BBC - Mon, 2014-07-28 14:12
Most border crossings in Liberia are being closed to try to halt the spread of Ebola.

England's Gemili takes 100m silver

BBC - Mon, 2014-07-28 14:05
England's Adam Gemili wins Commonwealth Games silver in the men's 100m, with Jamaica's Kemar Bailey-Cole taking gold.

Stunning Okagbare storms to 100m gold

BBC - Mon, 2014-07-28 14:03
Blessing Okagbare takes the gold in the women's 100m while England's Asha Philips produces a personal best to finish fourth.

VIDEO: Car crashes into crowd at cruise event

BBC - Mon, 2014-07-28 14:03
A 16-year-old girl has been released from hospital following an incident at a "car cruising" event in which a vehicle ploughed into a crowd, injuring 17 people.

VIDEO: Rain, hail and lightning cause chaos

BBC - Mon, 2014-07-28 13:50
Lightning strikes, hail, torrential rain and flash flooding cause severe travel problems across large areas of south-east England.

Rape reports marked as 'no crime'

BBC - Mon, 2014-07-28 13:44
New figures obtained by the BBC show that in the past four years almost 1,000 reported rapes have been dropped and marked "no crime".

China activists fight gay 'conversion therapy'

BBC - Mon, 2014-07-28 13:31
The Chinese doctors who say they can 'cure' homosexuality

Carlin earns Wales 800m freestyle gold

BBC - Mon, 2014-07-28 13:15
Jazz Carlin is the first female Welsh swimmer to win a Commonwealth title in 40 years as England's Sophie Taylor and Oliver Hynd also win gold.

Okagbare wins women's 100m gold

BBC - Mon, 2014-07-28 13:11
Nigeria's Blessing Okagbare wins the women's 100m gold in 10.85 seconds, with England's Asha Philips in fourth.

PM urges 'prompt' Russia sanctions

BBC - Mon, 2014-07-28 12:57
David Cameron says he and fellow European leaders agree that "strong" economic sanctions should be imposed on Russia as soon as possible.

MH17 jet 'downed by shrapnel'

BBC - Mon, 2014-07-28 12:47
Security officials in Ukraine say the Malaysia Airlines jet downed in eastern Ukraine suffered an explosive loss of pressure caused by missile shrapnel.

Man admits Help for Heroes fraud

BBC - Mon, 2014-07-28 12:36
A man admits stealing £300,000 intended for the armed forces charity Help for Heroes.

Murder police seek Facebook woman

BBC - Mon, 2014-07-28 12:30
Police investigating the murder of a man found dead in an Essex park with 102 knife wounds want to talk to a woman mentioned on his Facebook page.

Qatar 2022 'dismay' at workers' pay

BBC - Mon, 2014-07-28 12:25
Organisers of the 2022 World Cup in Qatar say they are "heavily dismayed" by claims that migrants who worked on their offices are still waiting to be paid.

Tory MP David Ruffley to stand down

BBC - Mon, 2014-07-28 12:13
Conservative MP David Ruffley, who had been criticised after receiving a police caution for common assault, is to retire from Parliament at the next election.

VIDEO: Busker about to hit the big time

BBC - Mon, 2014-07-28 11:57
A musician who spent 20 years busking on the streets of London is about to hit the big time with the release of his first album on a major record label.

Lightning kills man on US beach

BBC - Mon, 2014-07-28 11:49
One man is killed and several people are hurt following lightning strikes on crowded Venice Beach in Los Angeles, California.

VIDEO: Dolphin filmed in the River Severn

BBC - Mon, 2014-07-28 11:46
Marine experts have said a dolphin spotted in the River Severn in Gloucestershire will make its own way back to the sea.

VIDEO: 'Training' issue over smoke scare Tube

BBC - Mon, 2014-07-28 11:25
A Tube driver who took four minutes to open the doors of a train filling with smoke lacked training, an accident investigation report has found.
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