International News

VIDEO: Israel's new bid to stop rocket attacks

BBC - Tue, 2014-07-08 15:24
The Israeli government has announced plans to call up 40,000 reservists and it has started preparations for a possible ground invasion of the Palestinian territory of Gaza.

VIDEO: Why 30 orange cars drove 17,400 miles

BBC - Tue, 2014-07-08 15:08
Dutch fan Ralph van Houten took the long way to Brazil, driving 28,000 km from New York to Rio in a convoy of 30 orange painted cars and motorbikes.

Organ transplants 'on the rise'

BBC - Tue, 2014-07-08 15:00
The number of organ transplants is continuing to rise, but the UK still lags behind other countries, official figures show.

VIDEO: Panic as fans flee Copacabana beach

BBC - Tue, 2014-07-08 14:43
Hundreds of football fans who were watching the World Cup semi-final in Rio fled Copacabana beach in a panic.

Brazil 1-7 Germany

BBC - Tue, 2014-07-08 14:33
Brazil suffer one of the most embarrassing World Cup defeats as Germany thrash the hosts 7-1 to reach the final.

VIDEO: Highlights: Brazil 1-7 Germany

BBC - Tue, 2014-07-08 14:02
Germany thrash hosts Brazil 7-1 in the biggest ever World Cup semi-final defeat.

VIDEO: Klose's record 16 World Cup goals

BBC - Tue, 2014-07-08 13:57
Watch all 16 of Miroslav Klose's World Cup goals, as the German striker becomes the record scorer in World Cup history.

Could this be the end of the Grand Canyon?

BBC - Tue, 2014-07-08 13:56
Would shopping and cable cars ruin the Grand Canyon?

VIDEO: UK to honour Gandhi with statue

BBC - Tue, 2014-07-08 13:50
A new statue of the Indian political leader Mahatma Gandhi, who was assassinated in January 1948, is to be erected outside the British Houses of Parliament in London.

VIDEO: Schurrle fires home seventh for Germany

BBC - Tue, 2014-07-08 13:44
Forward Andre Schurrle scores Germany's seventh goal in an incredible 7-0 landslide against hosts Brazil in their World Cup semi-final.

An epitaph for India's 'appalling' national car

BBC - Tue, 2014-07-08 13:11
The 'appalling' sedan that people waited eight years to buy

Sacked environment minister 'sorry'

BBC - Tue, 2014-07-08 13:02
First Minister Carwyn Jones has apologised to AMs after his environment minister asked civil servants for private financial information on senior opposition assembly members.

Froome gets all-clear after Tour crash

BBC - Tue, 2014-07-08 12:55
Britain's defending Tour de France champion Chris Froome is given the all-clear after a crash during the fourth stage of the race.

Butler-Sloss to head abuse inquiry

BBC - Tue, 2014-07-08 12:54
Former senior judge Elizabeth Butler-Sloss is named as the chairwoman of a wide-ranging review into historical child sex abuse.

Leader 'gouged polar bear's eyes'

BBC - Tue, 2014-07-08 12:48
The leader of an Arctic expedition, in which a polar bear killed an Eton schoolboy, tells an inquest he tried to gouge out the animal's eyes.

VIDEO: Klose's record-breaking strike

BBC - Tue, 2014-07-08 12:31
Striker Miroslav Klose scores his record-breaking 16th World Cup goal to put Germany 2-0 up against Brazil in their World Cup semi-final.

Edinburgh Giant Panda has conceived

BBC - Tue, 2014-07-08 12:30
Edinburgh Zoo's Giant Panda Tian Tian conceives after being artificially inseminated.

VIDEO: A baby panda for Edinburgh zoo?

BBC - Tue, 2014-07-08 12:26
Edinburgh Zoo's Giant Panda Tian Tian has conceived after being artificially inseminated earlier this year, but experts say she is not technically pregnant.

Klose sets World Cup goals record

BBC - Tue, 2014-07-08 12:26
Germany's Miroslav Klose is the record World Cup scorer after netting his 16th goal in the semi-final against Brazil.

Lift-off for British demo satellites

BBC - Tue, 2014-07-08 12:24
Two UK spacecraft, including the first satellite made in Scotland, head into orbit on a Russian Soyuz rocket.
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