International News

Powerful storms continue in NSW

BBC - Tue, 2015-04-21 15:11
The premier of New South Wales urges workers to avoid travelling at peak times as powerful storms continue to batter the state.

BBC to air final Clarkson scenes

BBC - Tue, 2015-04-21 15:09
Unused footage of Jeremy Clarkson taken during his last days at the helm of Top Gear will be screened later this year, the head of BBC2 says.

Why tennis 'courtsiding' was my dream job

BBC - Tue, 2015-04-21 15:06
Why I loved tennis 'courtsiding' - until I was arrested

Clegg in public servants' pay pledge

BBC - Tue, 2015-04-21 15:03
Millions of public sector workers would be spared further pay cuts under Liberal Democrat plans, Deputy Prime Minister Nick Clegg announces.

VIDEO: Ten years of YouTube videos

BBC - Tue, 2015-04-21 15:03
The first video was uploaded to YouTube ten years ago this week.

Tories pledge new childcare places

BBC - Tue, 2015-04-21 15:03
The Conservatives' manifesto pledge on childcare means an extra 600,000 free places, Prime Minister David Cameron is to say.

The Armenian rugs that tell two stories

BBC - Tue, 2015-04-21 15:03
The rugs that tell two stories, one bitter, one sweet

Can paper survive the digital age?

BBC - Tue, 2015-04-21 15:03
Can paper survive the digital age?

How an orchestra moved in with a school

BBC - Tue, 2015-04-21 15:02
What happened when a top orchestra moved into a tough school

Will Wonga and other payday lenders survive?

BBC - Tue, 2015-04-21 15:02
A stricter regulatory regime has hit the profits and business of some payday lenders, so will they survive?

Supermarkets: Everything 'up for grabs'

BBC - Tue, 2015-04-21 15:02
Why supermarkets are wondering what to sell

Warning of need for more Scots GPs

BBC - Tue, 2015-04-21 15:02
Scotland could be short of at least 500 doctors by 2020, according to figures compiled by the Royal College of General Practitioners.

Parties focus on health and women

BBC - Tue, 2015-04-21 15:00
Scottish parties will focus on women, the NHS and taxes as election campaigning continues.

VIDEO: Cheers as Solar Impulse lands in Nanjing

BBC - Tue, 2015-04-21 14:40
Solar Impulse has landed safely in Nanjing in the east of China, much to the delight of its mission control team.

Late Samuels blast foils England

BBC - Tue, 2015-04-21 14:29
England are frustrated by a counter-attacking unbeaten 94 by Marlon Samuels on a scrappy first day of the second Test.

VIDEO: Helicopter view of deadly migrant route

BBC - Tue, 2015-04-21 14:17
Richard Bilton travels by helicopter above the Mediterranean where hundreds have died, and speaks to those who have made it safely to the island of Lampedusa.

It was 'life and death' - Guardiola

BBC - Tue, 2015-04-21 14:12
Pep Guardiola says Bayern Munich's Champions League victory over Porto was as important as "life or death".

US DEA head Leonhart to step down

BBC - Tue, 2015-04-21 14:06
US Drug Enforcement Administration director Michele Leonhart is to step down after allegations that agents attended sex parties in Colombia funded by drug cartels.

Enraged US man shoots his computer

BBC - Tue, 2015-04-21 14:00
A man in the US city of Colorado faces police action after becoming so frustrated with his computer that he shot it eight times, police say.

Nine held in bourbon whiskey swoop

BBC - Tue, 2015-04-21 13:50
Nine people in Kentucky are charged with stealing large quantities of bourbon whiskey worth hundreds of thousands of dollars.