International News

Poor sleep 'link to teen drink risk'

BBC - Fri, 2015-01-16 15:07
Poor sleep in teenage years could be an early warning sign for alcohol problems, illicit drug use and regretful sexual behaviour, according to US research.

VIDEO: Does art imitate life, or life imitate art?

BBC - Fri, 2015-01-16 15:01
In this week's vlog, Will Gompertz considers the question of whether art imitates life, or life imitate art.

Most pupils 'never shower' after PE

BBC - Fri, 2015-01-16 15:01
More than half of secondary school boys and two-thirds of girls never shower after PE, A study suggests.

VIDEO: Video of SpaceX rocket crash landing

BBC - Fri, 2015-01-16 14:46
The inventor and entrepreneur Elon Musk has shared video footage of the moment his SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket crashed into a floating spaceport.

I am treated differently - Mourinho

BBC - Fri, 2015-01-16 14:38
Chelsea boss Jose Mourinho insists he and Chelsea are treated differently, as he contests a disciplinary charge.

'Continent on edge' - front pages

BBC - Fri, 2015-01-16 14:34
Counter-terror measures across Europe are once again on some front pages, while other papers focus on financial matters.

Mexico arrest over missing students

BBC - Fri, 2015-01-16 14:21
Mexican police arrest Felipe Rodriguez, accusing of being involved in the murders of 43 students missing from Iguala since September.

VIDEO: Tackling radicalisation in Toulouse

BBC - Fri, 2015-01-16 13:39
Fergal Keane meets various groups in Toulouse who are trying to stop young people being recruited by extremists.

Will the UK and Pakistan co-operate on security interests?

BBC - Fri, 2015-01-16 13:21
The divisions facing Pakistan and the UK on security issues

Rangers fans protest against board

BBC - Fri, 2015-01-16 13:16
Hundreds of Rangers fans gather outside the main door of Ibrox Stadium to protest against the club's board.

Pearce not a great coach - Mills

BBC - Fri, 2015-01-16 13:05
Nottingham Forest boss Stuart Pearce is "not a great coach, tactician or motivator", says ex-England defender Danny Mills.

US news sites hacked on Twitter

BBC - Fri, 2015-01-16 12:59
The Twitter accounts of the New York Post and United Press International (UPI) have been hacked with fake tweets on economic and military news.

Rosetta will prompt image rethink

BBC - Fri, 2015-01-16 12:56
The way some images have been drip-fed from the European Space Agency's Rosetta mission at Comet 67P should prompt a rethink on data policies, the organisation's chief says.

Leicester 40-23 Scarlets

BBC - Fri, 2015-01-16 12:34
Leicester keep alive their slim hopes of reaching the Champions Cup knockout stages with a bonus-point win over Scarlets.

US top court to rule on gay marriage

BBC - Fri, 2015-01-16 12:27
The US Supreme Court will rule this year on whether gay couples have a right to marry across all states.

Army attend security alert in city

BBC - Fri, 2015-01-16 12:23
Army bomb experts are tasked to a security alert in Belfast city centre.

Arson spree suspect charged by police

BBC - Fri, 2015-01-16 12:22
A man is charged with arson after a spate of fires in Oxfordshire, including one that caused major damage to a council headquarters.

Gay kiss ban sparks Austria protest

BBC - Fri, 2015-01-16 11:50
Some 2,000 people stage a protest in Vienna after a lesbian couple were thrown out of a renowned cafe in Austria's capital for kissing.

VIDEO: Watch McIlroy's first hole-in-one

BBC - Fri, 2015-01-16 11:48
World number one Rory McIlroy records his first professional hole-in-one on day two of the Abu Dhabi Championship.

Heavy snowfall causes transport woes

BBC - Fri, 2015-01-16 11:47
Heavy snowfall across southern and central Scotland on Friday evening leads to long delays on major transport networks.