International News

Rooney named new England captain

BBC - Thu, 2014-08-28 04:18
Manchester United striker Wayne Rooney is named the new England captain by manager Roy Hodgson.

VIDEO: Keaton's comeback at Venice festival

BBC - Thu, 2014-08-28 04:06
The 71st Venice Film Festival opened on Wednesday with the world premiere of Birdman starring Michael Keaton, Emma Stone and Edward Norton.

'Fashionable' smartwatches announced

BBC - Thu, 2014-08-28 03:51
South Korean tech firms LG and Samsung have announced more smartwatches, ahead of a widely anticipated entry to the sector from Apple.

VIDEO: Douglas Carswell announcement in full

BBC - Thu, 2014-08-28 03:43
Watch the full statement as Tory MP Douglas Carswell defects to the UK Independence Party. He will stand down as MP for Clacton to seek re-election in a by-election.

Caption Challenge: Mr Full Moon

BBC - Thu, 2014-08-28 03:26
It's the Caption Challenge. Oh yes it is.

Day in pictures: 28 August 2014

BBC - Thu, 2014-08-28 03:13
News images from around the world: 28 August

VIDEO: Simon Cowell 'upset' at Radio Times

BBC - Thu, 2014-08-28 03:02
X Factor supremo Simon Cowell says he felt "upset" after reading a recent interview published in the Radio Times.

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