International News

Two-year-old sets archery record

BBC - Wed, 2015-03-25 01:45
A two-year-old Indian girl sets a new national record in archery, according to the India Book of Records.

India 'ready for anything' in semi

BBC - Wed, 2015-03-25 01:42
Opener Rohit Sharma says India will not be daunted by Thursday's World Cup semi-final against Australia.

'Men, 46, most likely fraud victims'

BBC - Wed, 2015-03-25 01:39
Sophisticated identity theft "on an industrial scale" is on the rise with a 46-year-old man the most likely victim, a new report says.

Yemen rebels 'take base near Aden'

BBC - Wed, 2015-03-25 01:38
Houthi rebels backed by allied army units seize air base near Aden from forces loyal to Yemen's President Abdrabbuh Mansour Hadi, reports say.

Hamm treated for alcohol addiction

BBC - Wed, 2015-03-25 01:35
Mad Men star Jon Hamm, who plays hard-drinking advertising executive Don Draper, recently completed treatment for alcohol addiction, his publicist confirms.

BT returns to mobile phone market

BBC - Wed, 2015-03-25 01:27
BT announces it is to start selling mobile phone subscriptions again in the UK, 10 years after it pulled out of the market.

Electrical fault caused fatal fire

BBC - Wed, 2015-03-25 01:24
The Swansea house fire which left Linda Merron dead was caused by a 'faulty electrical item', a fire service investigation reveals.

Playboy girl and teen murder appeal

BBC - Wed, 2015-03-25 01:14
Police investigating the murders of a bunny girl and a teenager begin a new appeal for information on the 40th anniversary of their deaths.

VIDEO: Report on contaminated blood due

BBC - Wed, 2015-03-25 00:25
A report explaining how NHS patients in Scotland were given contaminated blood in the 1970s and 80s is to be published.

Control of prison 'all but lost'

BBC - Wed, 2015-03-25 00:21
Control of a Dorset jail was "all but lost", with gangs operating openly and high violence levels, the prison watchdog finds.

Six arrests over boxer street death

BBC - Wed, 2015-03-25 00:12
Six further arrests are made in connection with the death of a young boxer in a street brawl in Nottingham city centre.

Balfour Beatty reports £59m loss

BBC - Tue, 2015-03-24 23:43
UK construction firm Balfour Beatty reports an annual loss of £59m and announces it will not be paying an annual dividend.

VIDEO: Investigators resume Alps crash search

BBC - Tue, 2015-03-24 23:12
Investigators resume their search of the area in the French Alps where a Germanwings Airbus crashed on Tuesday.

Australia prevents 'militant' trips

BBC - Tue, 2015-03-24 23:10
Australian police have prevented 200 people suspected of trying to join militant groups from leaving the country since August, say officials.

VIDEO: Procession for Lee Kuan Yew's coffin

BBC - Tue, 2015-03-24 22:36
A procession has carried the coffin of Lee Kuan Yew from his official residence to Parliament House in Singapore.

'Do more' to elect minority MPs

BBC - Tue, 2015-03-24 22:07
The lack of black and Asian MPs in Wales is a "huge problem" which needs to be taken seriously, a race equality campaigner says.

Funeral for fourth crash victim

BBC - Tue, 2015-03-24 22:02
The funeral will take place of a teenager who died along with two friends in a crash, which also killed the passenger of another car.

VIDEO: Road swallows then spits out entire bus

BBC - Tue, 2015-03-24 21:02
A bus has been swept away by flood waters after it fell into a river in the tropical Para state in Brazil.

Alps plane search operation resumes

BBC - Tue, 2015-03-24 20:57
A search and recovery operation will resume in the southern French Alps after Tuesday's crash of a Germanwings plane, killing all 150 on board.

VIDEO: Does Chart Show's move to Friday matter?

BBC - Tue, 2015-03-24 20:32
Sam Hall, who presents and performs as DJ Goldierocks, and broadcaster Tony Blackburn, discuss the role of the Chart Show in the ever-changing music industry.

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