International News

Welsh Water profits increase to £50m

BBC - Thu, 2014-06-12 01:18
Welsh Water recorded profits of £50m last year - up from £29m the year before, its latest figures show.

In pictures: Germany cave rescue operation

BBC - Thu, 2014-06-12 01:13
Doctors reach trapped man

AUDIO: Cable 'appalled' by loan-to-income ratios

BBC - Thu, 2014-06-12 01:07
Business secretary Vince Cable says that loan-to-income ratios offered by banks are adding to the housing boom.

Man killed in inflatable doll row

BBC - Thu, 2014-06-12 01:06
A man dies after being critically injured in what police said was a "brutal assault" at the Parklife Weekender Festival in Manchester.

Brazil ready for 'lone wolf' attacks

BBC - Thu, 2014-06-12 01:06
Brazilian counter terrorism official say they are prepared for a "lone wolf " attack on the World Cup, but they think it is unlikely to happen.

Final Team Scotland picks announced

BBC - Thu, 2014-06-12 01:00
Daniel Purvis is among the final 102 athletes added to Team Scotland for the Glasgow 2014 Commonwealth Games.

Two rare snow leopards born at zoo

BBC - Thu, 2014-06-12 00:57
Two rare snow leopards are born at a zoo in Cumbria and will be able to be seen by the public in a few weeks.

No food or water for ailing DJ Kasem

BBC - Thu, 2014-06-12 00:56
The daughter of radio host Casey Kasem has chosen to withhold food, liquid and medication from her 82-year-old father, following a court ruling.

The lasting allure of the flying saucer

BBC - Thu, 2014-06-12 00:54
The retro appeal of the flying saucer

VIDEO: 'I'm prepared to face a water cannon'

BBC - Thu, 2014-06-12 00:48
London Mayor Boris Johnson says he is prepared to be blasted by water cannon to prove they are safe after the Metropolitan Police were authorised to buy three of the devices.

New energy agency set for Aberdeen

BBC - Thu, 2014-06-12 00:20
A new agency aimed at increasing collaboration across the oil and gas industry is to be based in Aberdeen.

Thai junta orders free World Cup TV

BBC - Wed, 2014-06-11 23:55
Thailand's junta orders regulators to ensure that football fans will not have to pay to watch the World Cup, as part of its "happiness" campaign.

Ice blamed for fatal plane crash

BBC - Wed, 2014-06-11 23:43
A plane crash at Caernarfon airport, in which a passenger was killed, is blamed on ice in the engine.

Doctors reach German cave explorer

BBC - Wed, 2014-06-11 23:18
Two doctors reach an injured man trapped in Germany's deepest cave and say once he is treated the operation to move him can begin.

UN condemns Iraqi militant attacks

BBC - Wed, 2014-06-11 23:11
The UN condemns attacks in Iraq by Islamist militants who have overrun two major cities, and says a "dire" humanitarian situation looms.

VIDEO: How much sugar is in your drink?

BBC - Wed, 2014-06-11 22:57
Campaigners have stepped up their calls for the amount of sugar in fizzy drinks to be reduced.

Thursday's gossip column

BBC - Wed, 2014-06-11 22:55
Andrea Pirlo keeps England guessing, Yaya Toure to stay at Manchester City, Cesc Fabregas close to joining Chelsea, plus more.

Caroline Flack to leave Xtra Factor

BBC - Wed, 2014-06-11 22:46
The 34-year-old, who joined the ITV programme in 2011, is to be replaced by BBC Radio 1Xtra DJ Sarah-Jane Crawford.

Queen's Baton Relay arrives in city

BBC - Wed, 2014-06-11 22:14
The Queen's Baton Relay visits Leeds on its way around the UK ahead of the Commonwealth Games in Glasgow.

VIDEO: Jolie and Hague host war rape summit

BBC - Wed, 2014-06-11 22:07
UN special envoy Angelina Jolie and UK Foreign Secretary William Hague are hosting a summit in London on ending sexual violence in conflict.
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