International News

Ashya parents fight extradition

BBC - Mon, 2014-09-01 08:21
The parents of Ashya King are held in police custody after refusing to consent to their extradition to the UK at an appearance at the High Court in Spain.

VIDEO: Bercow orders clerk recruitment 'pause'

BBC - Mon, 2014-09-01 08:10
John Bercow has announced a "modest pause" in the recruitment of the next clerk of the House of Commons following a row with MPs.

African food security on the menu

BBC - Mon, 2014-09-01 07:55
African ministers and business leaders gather in Ethiopia to consider ways to trigger a green revolution and improve the continent's food security.

Nato plans rapid response force

BBC - Mon, 2014-09-01 07:28
Nato is to approve a rapid response force at a summit in Wales this week to deter any Russian threat to Eastern European members, the alliance's chief says.

VIDEO: Public plea for Wedgewood collection

BBC - Mon, 2014-09-01 07:24
A public appeal is launched to save the Wedgwood Museum pottery collection, which is being sold to pay off the ceramics firm's pension bill.

VIDEO: BBC's Sweeney catches Putin at talks

BBC - Mon, 2014-09-01 07:06
As negotiators meet in Minsk to discuss the Ukraine crisis, Russia's President Vladimir Putin says the process of direct negotiations is "the beginning of a very important process".

VIDEO: Do you know what 11x12 is?

BBC - Mon, 2014-09-01 07:05
BBC News asks adults to answer some of the questions that could appear on English schools' new curriculum.

Iran clerics 'must accept internet'

BBC - Mon, 2014-09-01 07:02
Iranian President Hassan Rouhani urges Iran's clerics to be more tolerant of the internet and new technologies after recent criticism from hardliners.

Joan Rivers' family remain hopeful

BBC - Mon, 2014-09-01 07:02
The daughter of comedian and TV presenter Joan Rivers says they have their "fingers crossed" as she recovers in hospital from a cardiac arrest.

VIDEO: Could Horseball gain Olympic glory?

BBC - Mon, 2014-09-01 06:33
Horseball, a mix of rugby and basketball, was invented in France in the 1970s, and now there are attempts to get it into the Olympics, as the BBC's Ollie Williams reports.

Google 'discourages' old browser use

BBC - Mon, 2014-09-01 06:28
Google has started showing old versions of its search page to people using out-of-date versions of web browsers.

VIDEO: 'Hero' cat saves owner from fire

BBC - Mon, 2014-09-01 06:16
A tabby cat has been hailed a hero after she woke up her owner to alert him to a fire which destroyed his home in Melbourne, Australia.

Libya militias 'seize ministries'

BBC - Mon, 2014-09-01 06:06
Libya's militias capture most government ministries in the capital, Tripoli, the government says, as the prime minister is reappointed.

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