International News

Deutsche Bank in €1.5bn legal hit

BBC - Wed, 2015-04-22 10:13
Deutsche Bank says it expects litigation costs of €1.5bn in the first quarter, but it still expects to be profitable.

Google to run mobile phone network

BBC - Wed, 2015-04-22 10:03
Google details its plan to launch a mobile network in the US that will piggyback existing service but offer different terms.

Adams to face footballer or teacher

BBC - Wed, 2015-04-22 09:45
Olympic champion Nicola Adams faces a footballer or a teacher in her semi-final at the English National Championships.

Premier League hit by Uefa changes

BBC - Wed, 2015-04-22 09:44
The Premier League will have only one top-seeded club in next season's Champions League, as Uefa introduce new rules.

VIDEO: Farage: You say things to get noticed

BBC - Wed, 2015-04-22 09:40
Nigel Farage says UKIP previously used rhetoric to "get noticed" but no longer needs to make "negative arguments" about immigration.

My country’s a mess and no one understands

BBC - Wed, 2015-04-22 09:32
BBC Trending presents: an idiot's guide to the Yemen conflict

Reagan gunman pushes for release

BBC - Wed, 2015-04-22 09:31
A lawyer for the man who shot President Ronald Reagan in 1981 tells a court in Washington his client should be released from a mental hospital.

Army sergeant 'did not slap bottoms'

BBC - Wed, 2015-04-22 09:26
An army sergeant accused of a string of sex attacks on female cadets denies he was in the "habit" of smacking their bottoms as they left the office.

Biker dies after coming off road

BBC - Wed, 2015-04-22 09:22
A 34-year-old motorcyclist dies after coming off the road on the A85 near Taynuilt in Argyll.

Man charged with Latvian's murder

BBC - Wed, 2015-04-22 09:20
A man is due to appear at Kirkcaldy Sheriff Court on Thursday charged with the murder of Latvian national Aleksandrs Sokolovs.

Italy 'at war' with migrant smugglers

BBC - Wed, 2015-04-22 09:11
Italy says it is "at war" with people traffickers, and has urged the EU to take robust action to stop more people dying in the Mediterranean.

Farage: I used tone to 'get noticed'

BBC - Wed, 2015-04-22 09:07
UKIP leader Nigel Farage admits the tone he has used on issues including immigration and HIV was designed to "get noticed".

Nadal sees off Almagro in Barcelona

BBC - Wed, 2015-04-22 09:06
Rafael Nadal makes amends for last year's defeat by Nicolas Almagro with victory over his fellow Spaniard at the Barcelona Open.

Will clubs follow West Ham's example?

BBC - Wed, 2015-04-22 08:57
West Ham are to offer the cheapest adult Premier League season ticket - BBC Sport asks the other clubs whether they will follow suit.

Morgan backs Polish language A-levels

BBC - Wed, 2015-04-22 08:44
Education Secretary Nicky Morgan tells exam boards to reverse their decision not to offer A-levels and GCSEs in minority languages such as Polish and Bengali.

Disney makes people speak gibberish

BBC - Wed, 2015-04-22 08:33
Disney's research arm develops a program that can automatically dub a video with alternative speech that fits a speaker's lip movements.

Trains 'had to queue' at Auschwitz

BBC - Wed, 2015-04-22 08:32
So many trains full of Jews used to arrive at Auschwitz that often two would have to wait while people from the first were "processed", a former Nazi SS guard says at his trial.

Pipe bombs 'meant to kill or maim'

BBC - Wed, 2015-04-22 08:29
Three pipe bombs are made safe by Army bomb experts in County Londonderry.

Young backs England selection policy

BBC - Wed, 2015-04-22 08:27
Wasps' Dai Young backs England policy on overseas Test players, and says failing to do the same has "wrecked" Welsh regions.

Court orders asylum seekers' return

BBC - Wed, 2015-04-22 08:21
The home secretary must return an asylum seeker and her son to the UK just months after ordering their removal, the Court of Appeal rules.

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