International News

Farnborough Airshow: In pictures

BBC - Mon, 2014-07-14 08:42
The latest images from the 2014 Farnborough Airshow

Malala meets Nigeria's leader

BBC - Mon, 2014-07-14 08:35
Pakistani rights activist Malala Yousafzai meets Nigeria's president to press for more action to free the schoolgirls held by Islamist militants.

Patience & Willis win European gold

BBC - Mon, 2014-07-14 08:35
British pair Luke Patience and Elliot Willis win gold at the 470 European Championships in Athens.

Contador pulls out of Tour de France

BBC - Mon, 2014-07-14 08:35
Alberto Contador of Spain pulls out of the Tour de France as Vincenzo Nibali wins stage 10 to reclaim the yellow jersey.

Inquiry 'would have led to Kincora'

BBC - Mon, 2014-07-14 08:32
A Conservative MP claims Lady Butler-Sloss was right to step aside from the child abuse inquiry as it would have looked at the Kincora inquiry's terms of reference, drafted by her brother.

Man Utd signs £750m Adidas kit deal

BBC - Mon, 2014-07-14 08:25
Adidas will pay £75m a season to make Manchester United's kit for the next 10 years, after Nike ended its 13-year partnership.

Talks due over parades inquiry call

BBC - Mon, 2014-07-14 08:16
Unionist and Orange Order leaders are to meet with the secretary of state next week to discuss their call for an inquiry into the issue of parades.

VIDEO: House of Commons

BBC - Mon, 2014-07-14 08:15
William Hague calls for an urgent ceasefire between Israel and Hamas.

VIDEO: Cheers greet women bishops vote

BBC - Mon, 2014-07-14 08:03
The Archbishop of York Dr John Sentamu reads the result of the General Synod's vote on women bishops in the Church of England, which was passed by all three houses.

Costa Concordia wreck refloated

BBC - Mon, 2014-07-14 08:00
The wreck of the Italian cruise ship Costa Concordia is afloat as one of the biggest maritime salvage operations in history makes progress.

VIDEO: Life beyond earth in '10 to 20 years'

BBC - Mon, 2014-07-14 07:56
Astronomer Michael Merrifield says we are 'Pretty close' to finding life outside Earth

'Systematic abuse where I grew up'

BBC - Mon, 2014-07-14 07:56
Author tells of sexual abuse he suffered in care

Farah's fitness in doubt for Games

BBC - Mon, 2014-07-14 07:40
Mo Farah tells the BBC he will take a decision "further down the line" on whether he will compete at the Commonwealth Games.

Butler-Sloss quits abuse inquiry

BBC - Mon, 2014-07-14 07:26
Baroness Butler-Sloss steps down as the head of an inquiry into historical child abuse - the home secretary responds by insisting she does not regret appointing her.

BBC Breakfast line-up confirmed

BBC - Mon, 2014-07-14 07:19
The presenter line-up for BBC Breakfast is cemented, with Naga Munchetty confirmed as a co-host alongside Charlie Stayt.

Church to decide on women bishops

BBC - Mon, 2014-07-14 07:12
The Church of England has a second opportunity to approve the introduction of women bishops in a crucial vote of its ruling General Synod later.

VIDEO: Inside the latest Boeing Dreamliner

BBC - Mon, 2014-07-14 07:06
The BBC's Aaron Heslehurst took a tour of a 787 Dreamliner at the Farnborough Airshow.

Citigroup pays $7bn in settlement

BBC - Mon, 2014-07-14 07:05
Banking giant Citigroup will pay $7bn (£4bn) to US authorities to settle an investigation into risky sub-prime mortgages.

VIDEO: Rare bluefin tuna found in Cornwall

BBC - Mon, 2014-07-14 06:48
A rare bluefin tuna fish has been discovered by group of friends in Kingsand, Cornwall.

VIDEO: Timelapse of Costa Concordia operation

BBC - Mon, 2014-07-14 06:33
The wrecked Italian cruise ship Costa Concordia has been successfully raised from the under-sea platform it has been resting on for the past year, as shown by this timelapse footage.
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