International News

In pictures: Sierra Leone's surf club

BBC - Tue, 2014-01-07 17:03
One of the world's newest surf clubs

Kegworth air disaster: The survivors' stories

BBC - Tue, 2014-01-07 17:01
Survivors recall the horror of 1989 M1 plane crash

VIDEO: Samsung's Smart Home app revealed

BBC - Tue, 2014-01-07 16:56
The BBC's North America Technology Correspondent Richard Taylor takes a look at what can be controlled with a Samsung Smart Home app.

Lessons on sexual consent 'lacking'

BBC - Tue, 2014-01-07 16:40
Almost a third of young people said they did not learn about sexual consent in sex education lessons, says a survey carried out for the National Children's Bureau.

Should there be a word for an 'almost alcoholic'?

BBC - Tue, 2014-01-07 16:36
Everybody thinks they know what an "alcoholic" is, but what about those who drink too much but fall short of the common definitions of alcoholism?

Ford boss rules out Microsoft job

BBC - Tue, 2014-01-07 16:32
Alan Mulally, the chief executive of Ford, says he will not be leaving the US carmaker to join Microsoft.

Q&A: Voting in the referendum

BBC - Tue, 2014-01-07 16:16
All you need to know about voting in the referendum

A city of ambition and self-doubt

BBC - Tue, 2014-01-07 16:16
Berlin was on the verge of becoming a centre of world power in 1914, but catastrophe beckoned.

VIDEO: Why does Stockholm love Brooklyn?

BBC - Tue, 2014-01-07 16:16
Stockholm has an obsession with all things Brooklyn - and it starts with the beer

Spain's dwindling knife sharpeners

BBC - Tue, 2014-01-07 16:06
The dying art of the wheeled whetstone workers of Spain

Yes backers 'more active' on Twitter

BBC - Tue, 2014-01-07 16:05
Pro-independence campaign has "more active and spontaneous" network of tweeters than their "No" opponents, according to new research.

State pension plans 'irresponsible'

BBC - Tue, 2014-01-07 16:01
Government plans to increase spending on state pensions have been criticised as "unaffordable and irresponsible" in a report by a free market think tank.

Simpson denies being drugs cheat

BBC - Tue, 2014-01-07 16:01
Jamaican Olympic sprint medallist Sherone Simpson tells a disciplinary panel she did not intentionally take a banned substance.

Ex-NY police in 9/11 benefits fraud

BBC - Tue, 2014-01-07 15:50
Nearly 100 former police and fire personnel are arrested in a sweeping fraud investigation involving federal disability benefits.

Rescued expedition makes it to Casey

BBC - Tue, 2014-01-07 15:48
The rescued Australasian Antarctic Expedition arrives at the Casey research base, just as the ships it left stuck in thick sea ice finally start moving.

VIDEO: US deep freeze: 'Painful to breathe'

BBC - Tue, 2014-01-07 15:35
A brutal blast of arctic air has settled over eastern North America, bringing dangerously low temperatures not seen in decades.

Real Madrid investigate Di Maria gesture

BBC - Tue, 2014-01-07 15:26
Real Madrid investigate a gesture by Angel Di Maria after the winger was seen to grab his crotch when he was substituted against Celta Vigo.

Sunderland 2-1 Manchester United

BBC - Tue, 2014-01-07 15:25
Manchester United lose a third game in a row as Sunderland win the Capital One Cup semi-final first leg.

VIDEO: Ice cream seller held man as 'slave'

BBC - Tue, 2014-01-07 15:10
An ice cream seller has been jailed for six-and-a-half years for imprisoning a man with learning difficulties and treating him "like a slave".

Violent storms rage on 'failed stars'

BBC - Tue, 2014-01-07 15:09
Astronomers have seen ferocious storms circling on a failed star known as a brown dwarf - the most detailed 'weather forecast' ever for a world outside our Solar System.

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