International News

Pakistan clashes over Hebdo cartoon

BBC - Fri, 2015-01-16 02:22
Pakistanis protesting over a cartoon of the Prophet Muhammad published in France clash with police in Karachi, after days of similar rallies.

Belgium plot 'aimed to kill police'

BBC - Fri, 2015-01-16 02:06
Islamist militants targeted in a Belgian anti-terror raid were planning to kill policemen in the street and at police stations, prosecutors say.

Down-to-earth Pope scores hit in Asia

BBC - Fri, 2015-01-16 02:05
Pope Francis is keen to spread his message of tackling poverty across the world, says Caroline Wyatt.

Britain's oldest person dies at 114

BBC - Fri, 2015-01-16 02:05
A woman believed to be the last person living in the UK who was born in the reign of Queen Victoria dies, aged 114.

'Jilted John' gets jilted again

BBC - Fri, 2015-01-16 02:00
A man who auctioned his ex-fiancee's honeymoon place on eBay suffers another setback as the highest bidder withdraws.

England succumb to Warner hundred

BBC - Fri, 2015-01-16 02:00
David Warner leads Australia to victory over an England side who were saved from embarrassment by Eoin Morgan.

Wind adds resilience to UK energy

BBC - Fri, 2015-01-16 02:00
Installing more wind turbines will make the UK's energy market more resilient to price shocks in the global fossil fuel markets, an independent report concludes.

Possible Ebola case flown to UK

BBC - Fri, 2015-01-16 01:56
An Australian nurse who has been working at an Ebola treatment centre Sierra Leone has been transferred to the UK after potential contact with Ebola.

Caravaggio case lost in court

BBC - Fri, 2015-01-16 01:52
The former owner of a disputed Caravaggio has lost his battle for compensation from a London auction house.

Redknapp laughs off sack rumours

BBC - Fri, 2015-01-16 01:50
QPR boss Harry Redknapp laughs off rumours he is facing the sack but admits any decision is out of his hands.

Man remanded over Tesco murder bid

BBC - Fri, 2015-01-16 01:45
A 25-year-old man appears before magistrates charged with attempted murder at a Tesco supermarket in Flintshire.

VIDEO: 'I lost £6,000 in betting in one day'

BBC - Fri, 2015-01-16 01:35
The first in a series of reports on the Smith Commission looks at the new power the Scottish Parliament could have over fixed odds betting terminals.

Worst A&E waiting times since 2009

BBC - Fri, 2015-01-16 01:31
The number of people waiting more than four hours to be seen at A&E units in Wales rises to the highest level since October 2009.

VIDEO: Rhinos flee from Israel's safari zoo

BBC - Fri, 2015-01-16 01:28
Three female rhinos escaped from Israel's safari zoo after one of the security guards fell asleep by an open side gate.

Chad to join Boko Haram campaign

BBC - Fri, 2015-01-16 01:22
Cameroon says Chad will send a large contingent of troops to help it fight incursions from the Nigeria-based militant Islamist group, Boko Haram.

What does Beagle2 say about how we handle failure?

BBC - Fri, 2015-01-16 01:20
David Shukman looks at the lessons of Beagle2 for how we handle failure.

Inquiry into Scottish milk crisis

BBC - Fri, 2015-01-16 01:16
An urgent inquiry into the milk pricing crisis is launched by the Scottish Parliament's rural affairs committee.

Search under way for missing student

BBC - Fri, 2015-01-16 01:13
A search is under way for a Durham University student missing following a night out in the city.

Ethiopia 'terror plotters' jailed

BBC - Fri, 2015-01-16 01:08
Two British citizens and a Somali man are jailed in Ethiopia for trying to establish an Islamic state, a radio affiliated to the government reports.

‘Keep Falcao; no new deal for RVP’

BBC - Fri, 2015-01-16 01:02
Robbie Savage on which of the 18 Manchester United first-team players near the end of their deals should stay - and who should be let go