International News

Dementia services 'not sustainable'

BBC - Wed, 2014-04-16 00:14
Dementia services across Wales are not sustainable and changes need to be made to cope with future demand, a review finds.

Royals treated like celebrities in New Zealand

BBC - Tue, 2014-04-15 23:58
How New Zealand reacted to William, Kate - and George

Khan signs with Mayweather advisor

BBC - Tue, 2014-04-15 23:58
Amir Khan improves his chances of landing a lucrative showdown with Floyd Mayweather by teaming up with Al Haymon.

Credit Suisse rebuffs forex probe

BBC - Tue, 2014-04-15 23:51
Swiss bank Credit Suisse has found nothing "materially untoward" in how it trades foreign currencies, finance officer David Mathers has said.

Tesco announces 6% fall in profit

BBC - Tue, 2014-04-15 23:30
UK supermarket giant Tesco announces a 6% fall in annual group trading profit to £3.3bn, the second year that profits have fallen.

VIDEO: Will Jelly repeat Twitter's success?

BBC - Tue, 2014-04-15 23:26
Biz Stone discusses his new social app Jelly which he hopes will encourage people to help each other out.

Carmichael promises more isles power

BBC - Tue, 2014-04-15 23:25
More power to the Northern and Western Isles?

Mini-sub continues search for plane

BBC - Tue, 2014-04-15 23:18
A robotic submarine continues its search for the missing Malaysia Airlines flight MH370 on the seabed of the southern Indian Ocean.

'Losing the England captaincy was devastating'

BBC - Tue, 2014-04-15 22:43
In her latest column, Casey Stoney discusses England, Arsenal's hopes for the season and the WSL's debt to Liverpool

I will not quit - Sunderland boss Poyet

BBC - Tue, 2014-04-15 22:26
Sunderland manager Gus Poyet dismisses rumours he is about to quit the Premier League strugglers.

Under 16s 'shut out of safe havens'

BBC - Tue, 2014-04-15 22:16
Children suffering a mental health crisis in England are being forced into police custody because 35% of NHS "places of safety" ban under 16s, figures suggest.

Archbishop's warning over foodbanks

BBC - Tue, 2014-04-15 21:53
The Archbishop of Wales urges the UK government to tackle a national hunger crisis as figures show a big rise in numbers using foodbanks.

Dead man fulfils comedy club wish

BBC - Tue, 2014-04-15 21:35
A man's dying wish to appear on a comedy stage is fulfilled when one of his friends performs at a club accompanied by his ashes.

Needle exchange scheme records rise

BBC - Tue, 2014-04-15 21:34
The number of needles issued by exchange scheme in Northern Ireland rises by more than 50% in past four years.

Replica of cross set for cathedral

BBC - Tue, 2014-04-15 21:25
An exact replica of the iconic Downpatrick High Cross, weighing around one tonne, is being installed in front of Down Cathedral on Wednesday.

Australian NSW leader resigns

BBC - Tue, 2014-04-15 21:17
New South Wales Premier Barry O'Farrell announces his resignation amid mounting evidence that he failed to declare a gift of $2,800 wine.

Liberton High School set to reopen

BBC - Tue, 2014-04-15 21:12
Edinburgh City Council write a letter to parents confirming that Liberton High will reopen after the Easter break following the death of a pupil.

Poverty 'scandal' and benefits 'outrage' - front pages

BBC - Tue, 2014-04-15 21:09
A charity's report that it handed out almost one million food parcels in the last year makes headlines, while the Daily Express questions one mother's use of the benefit system.

Bullying 'impacting' school grades

BBC - Tue, 2014-04-15 21:02
A report has found around a quarter of bullied students felt it was causing their grades to slip.

UK warns Russia on long-term future

BBC - Tue, 2014-04-15 20:51
There will be serious long-term consequences if Russia continues to destabilise Ukraine, Foreign Secretary William Hague says.
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