International News

Consultants 'fear for A&E care'

BBC - Thu, 2014-06-05 15:02
A&E consultants at Aberdeen Royal Infirmary are worried they will not be able to provide "safe care" for patients because of staff shortages.

Greene leads Wales athletics effort

BBC - Thu, 2014-06-05 15:01
Team Wales announces a 33-strong athletics team which will compete at the 2014 Commonwealth Games in Glasgow.

Do US Army hair rules discriminate?

BBC - Thu, 2014-06-05 15:00
The US Army and the battle over black hair

Respect key for Hamilton and Rosberg

BBC - Thu, 2014-06-05 14:53
Team-mates Lewis Hamilton and Nico Rosberg insist they can remain friends, despite their battle for the Formula 1 title.

Strike halts traffic in Sao Paulo

BBC - Thu, 2014-06-05 14:39
An underground train strike causes one of the worst traffic gridlocks in the history of Sao Paulo a week before the city hosts the opening match of the football World Cup.

VIDEO: Bangalore's booming brewery scene

BBC - Thu, 2014-06-05 13:55
The city of Bangalore is establishing a reputation for being India's capital of craft beer.

Rooney dismisses Scholes criticism

BBC - Thu, 2014-06-05 13:31
Wayne Rooney shrugs off criticism from his former Manchester United team-mate Paul Scholes that he may be past his peak.

Egypt brings in new sex assault laws

BBC - Thu, 2014-06-05 13:26
Egypt introduces tough new punishments for sexual harassment in an effort to crack down on the worsening problem.

Verizon and Netflix in streaming row

BBC - Thu, 2014-06-05 13:16
US giant Verizon issues Netflix with a "cease and desist" letter after the streaming video service told consumers Verizon was behind slow connections.

Gemili third as Gatlin wins in Rome

BBC - Thu, 2014-06-05 12:35
Great Britain sprinter Adam Gemili finished third in the 100m in the Golden League Gala in Rome in a season's best time.

Harvard book bound in human skin

BBC - Thu, 2014-06-05 12:22
A book dating to the 1880s and kept in the university library has been determined to be bound in human skin.

Hazel out of Commonwealth defence

BBC - Thu, 2014-06-05 12:15
English heptathlete Louise Hazel will not attempt to defend her Commonwealth title after suffering an illness setback.

Lockdown continues in Canada city

BBC - Thu, 2014-06-05 12:05
The Canadian city of Moncton remains on lockdown as authorities hunt for a man accused of shooting five police officers, killing three.

Madeleine police search drains

BBC - Thu, 2014-06-05 11:50
Police and forensic officers investigating the disappearance of Madeleine McCann have begun searching drains at a site in Praia da Luz.

Russia must engage with Kiev, says G7

BBC - Thu, 2014-06-05 11:47
Leaders of the G7 industrial nations say Russia needs to begin talks with the new leadership in Kiev to end the crisis in eastern Ukraine.

GM accepts 'troubling' recall report

BBC - Thu, 2014-06-05 11:44
GM accepts the findings of a "brutally tough, deeply troubling" report into recalls of its Chevrolet Cobalt over ignition problems which have been linked to 13 deaths.

Murray not overawed by Nadal semi-final

BBC - Thu, 2014-06-05 11:10
Andy Murray will not be overawed by eight-time champion Rafael Nadal as he tries to reach his first French Open final.

VIDEO: The Queen honours war dead in France

BBC - Thu, 2014-06-05 11:07
The Queen has laid a wreath at the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier in Paris at the start of her state visit to France.

Four guilty of 'revenge killing' bid

BBC - Thu, 2014-06-05 11:02
Four men found guilty of the attempted revenge killing of three people whose car was rammed off the road in Newport.

Froome: I sensed weakness in Wiggins

BBC - Thu, 2014-06-05 10:59
Tour de France champion Chris Froome says he felt Sir Bradley Wiggins showed signs of mental weakness during his 2012 triumph.

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