International News

Tributes flood in for Tommy Ramone

BBC - Sun, 2014-07-13 02:26
Musicians and fans pay tribute to Tommy Ramone, drummer for seminal US punk band The Ramones, who has died aged 65.

VIDEO: Mental health benefits pilot expanded

BBC - Sun, 2014-07-13 01:48
The government is expanding a pilot scheme to help people with mental health problems get treatment earlier, as it tries to increase the numbers in work and reduce the benefits bill.

Tracy Morgan released from hospital

BBC - Sun, 2014-07-13 01:37
Former 30 Rock star Tracy Morgan is released from hospital, five weeks after being seriously injured in a car crash that left a fellow comedian dead.

Man held after woman, 39, found dead

BBC - Sun, 2014-07-13 01:28
A man is arrested on suspicion of murder following the death of a woman in Liverpool.

Games crackdown on ticket touts

BBC - Sun, 2014-07-13 01:28
Scotland's senior prosecutor warns tough action will be taken against anyone trying to make "a fast buck" out of Glasgow 2014.

I'm gay, says Olympic great Thorpe

BBC - Sun, 2014-07-13 01:20
Five-time Olympic swimming champion Ian Thorpe reveals he is gay in an interview shown on Australian television.

VIDEO: Female Archbishop 'would delight' Welby

BBC - Sun, 2014-07-13 01:06
Justin Welby tells the BBC's Andrew Marr that he would be delighted to see a female Archbishop of Canterbury in his lifetime.

Stylish win for Rudisha in Glasgow

BBC - Sun, 2014-07-13 00:53
Olympic champion David Rudisha returns to form with victory in the men's 800m at the Diamond League in Glasgow.

Will Smith introduces Calvin at T

BBC - Sun, 2014-07-13 00:50
Calvin Harris is introduced on stage at T in the Park by US star Will Smith, for his headline set on the Main Stage.

Desmond Tutu backs assisted dying

BBC - Sun, 2014-07-13 00:34
The retired Anglican Archbishop of South Africa Desmond Tutu says he "reveres the sanctity of life" but supports assisted dying.

Pedestrian dies in traffic collision

BBC - Sun, 2014-07-13 00:31
A 21-year-old pedestrian dies following an early morning road traffic collision in Londonderry.

Harvard doctor is Reith lecturer

BBC - Sun, 2014-07-13 00:00
Surgeon and writer Atul Gawande will deliver this year's BBC Reith Lectures, to be grouped under the title 'The Future of Medicine'.

Minister sacking 'outrage' questions

BBC - Sat, 2014-07-12 23:52
A former Labour Party adviser questions the level of 'outrage' in reactions to the sacking of assembly minister, Alun Davies.

Israel strikes hit Gaza security HQ

BBC - Sat, 2014-07-12 22:57
Israel carries out air strikes on Gaza's security headquarters and police stations, as Palestinian militants continue to fire rockets into Israel.

Van Gaal wants 'Dutch unity' at Man Utd

BBC - Sat, 2014-07-12 22:53
New Manchester United boss Louis van Gaal wants unity at Old Trafford - but Dutch star Arjen Robben says he will not be joining.

IRA deals and fury at Airey Neave programme - the papers

BBC - Sat, 2014-07-12 22:49
There are a mixed set of headlines on Sunday's papers, with the Sunday Telegraph leading on calls by MPs to question Tony Blair about deals made with Sinn Fein over on-the-run IRA suspects.

Farnborough Airshow: Why it matters

BBC - Sat, 2014-07-12 22:48
Why an airshow in a Hampshire town grabs the world's attention

VIDEO: World Cup review: The highs and lows

BBC - Sat, 2014-07-12 20:58
BBC Sport's Dan Walker looks back through some of the spectacular highs and lows of the 2014 World Cup in Brazil.

Who is in the pundits' team of the tournament?

BBC - Sat, 2014-07-12 20:36
BBC Sport pundits pick their team of the tournament from the unforgettable 2014 Fifa World Cup in Brazil.

UN calls for Israel-Gaza ceasefire

BBC - Sat, 2014-07-12 18:38
The UN Security Council calls for a ceasefire between Israel and the Palestinians, as Palestinian deaths in Gaza continue to mount.

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