International News

'I'll ride with you': siege solidarity

BBC - Mon, 2014-12-15 02:41
Australians show support to Muslims fearing backlash

German tension over anti-Islam march

BBC - Mon, 2014-12-15 02:34
Germany is braced for a controversial march against "Islamisation of the West" in Dresden and a big counter-demonstration.

Mexico protesters clash with police

BBC - Mon, 2014-12-15 02:33
Mexican protesters demonstrating in support of a group of students who went missing in September clash with police in the city of Chilpancingo.

Man City face Barca in European draw

BBC - Mon, 2014-12-15 02:32
Manchester City face Barcelona in the Champions League last 16, with Chelsea against PSG and Arsenal playing Monaco.

Ebola serum supply reaches Liberia

BBC - Mon, 2014-12-15 02:29
Liberia begins treating Ebola patients with serum therapy - a treatment made from the blood of recovered survivors.

Legal aid guidance ruled 'unlawful'

BBC - Mon, 2014-12-15 02:28
Judges rule that Lord Chancellor Chris Grayling's guidance on the granting of legal aid for immigration cases was "unlawful", following an appeal by the government.

Fare-dodging banker banned from City

BBC - Mon, 2014-12-15 02:28
A London banker who regularly travelled to work without buying a train ticket is banned from working in the financial services industry.

Syria rebels capture Idlib army base

BBC - Mon, 2014-12-15 02:28
Al-Qaeda's affiliate in Syria and another rebel group have taken control of a key military base in the northern province of Idlib, activists say.

Sydney siege brings Uber criticism

BBC - Mon, 2014-12-15 02:25
Cab-ordering firm Uber is facing criticism again, this time for charging passengers far more during the cafe hostage crisis in Sydney, Australia.

GAA stadium decision was 'unlawful'

BBC - Mon, 2014-12-15 02:18
Northern Ireland's environment minister acted unlawfully in approving a new GAA stadium in west Belfast, a High Court judge rules.

Embargo for three Championship clubs

BBC - Mon, 2014-12-15 02:18
Blackburn, Leeds and Nottingham Forest are given transfer embargoes for breaching Financial Fair Play rules.

Sony warns press over hacking leaks

BBC - Mon, 2014-12-15 02:17
Sony Pictures contacts some news outlets in an attempt to limit the damage caused by the hacking of its computer system and the leaking of emails.

Carol-singing bear probed by council

BBC - Mon, 2014-12-15 02:17
A six-foot mechanical polar bear that dances and sings Christmas carols is investigated after a council received a noise complaint.

Armed men enter Belgian apartment

BBC - Mon, 2014-12-15 01:50
Four armed men enter a flat in the Belgian city of Ghent and police seal off the surrounding area.

Four boys held over man's death

BBC - Mon, 2014-12-15 01:49
Four 13 and 14-year-old boys arrested on suspicion of murder after death of 52-year-old man in Enfield, London

Poorest face highest inflation rate

BBC - Mon, 2014-12-15 01:45
UK households with the lowest income faced the fastest cost of living rise in the past 11 years, official figures show.

Mantel attacks Thatcher book critics

BBC - Mon, 2014-12-15 01:34
Hilary Mantel says criticism of the BBC's decision to broadcast her short story The Assassination of Margaret Thatcher is "froth and bile".

JJB Sports boss jailed for £1m fraud

BBC - Mon, 2014-12-15 01:29
The former chief executive of JJB Sports is jailed for four years for taking £1m of backhanders in a "very greedy fraud".

Cosby breaks silence on abuse claims

BBC - Mon, 2014-12-15 01:08
Actor Bill Cosby speaks out for the first time since police open investigation into claims of historical sexual abuse.

Police charge six after terror probe

BBC - Mon, 2014-12-15 00:54
Six men, five from London, are charged with terror and fraud offences, Scotland Yard says.