International News

Kayak firm guilty over oven death

BBC - Mon, 2015-01-12 07:05
A kayak manufacturer is found guilty of corporate manslaughter after a worker became trapped and died in an industrial oven.

RSPB Scotland challenges windfarms

BBC - Mon, 2015-01-12 07:04
RSPB Scotland lodges a legal challenge against government consent granted to four major Scottish offshore wind farms.

Cuba completes release of prisoners

BBC - Mon, 2015-01-12 06:57
The US says it has verified the release of 53 political prisoners in Cuba, agreed as part of a historic deal to restore diplomatic relations.

Online killer was arrested for rape

BBC - Mon, 2015-01-12 06:50
A "sadistic" teenager who killed a 14-year-old he met online was arrested over the suspected rape of another boy almost three years before the murder, it emerges.

Kerry defends US 'no-show' in Paris

BBC - Mon, 2015-01-12 06:49
US Secretary of State John Kerry will travel to France after the White House was criticised for not sending a senior official to the Paris unity rally.

VIDEO: What does a cyclist eat for breakfast?

BBC - Mon, 2015-01-12 06:40
BBC Sport's Matt Slater catches up with Team Sky nutritionist Nigel Mitchell to find out the ideal breakfast for a cyclist before a big ride.

VIDEO: Elephant goes on rampage in Thai park

BBC - Mon, 2015-01-12 06:27
An elephant in Thailand is caught on camera as it goes on the rampage in Thailand.

Russia counts cost of rouble support

BBC - Mon, 2015-01-12 06:18
The Russian central bank has revealed the huge cost of trying to prop up the value of the rouble during 2014.

US to beef up privacy and data laws

BBC - Mon, 2015-01-12 06:04
US President Barack Obama is set to propose new laws covering privacy and how companies handle data breaches.

'Bad planning' led to rail disruption

BBC - Mon, 2015-01-12 06:04
Equipment failure and bad planning for delays caused the Christmas disruption to rail travellers, a report by Network Rail has said.

Ukraine ex-leader wanted by Interpol

BBC - Mon, 2015-01-12 06:01
Interpol places deposed Ukrainian President Viktor Yanukovych on its wanted list, almost one year after he fled to neighbouring Russia.

Has CES got too big to succeed?

BBC - Mon, 2015-01-12 05:59
CES is bigger than ever but some are beginning to wonder if the show has lost its focus in trying to cover everything.

Ken Morley removed from Celebrity Big Brother

BBC - Mon, 2015-01-12 05:31
It's after more than 200 people complained about the actor using racist and sexist language.

VIDEO: Is this the goal of the year?

BBC - Mon, 2015-01-12 05:25
Ireland's Stephanie Roche finds out on Monday if her goal - seen by 95 people on the day, but millions on the internet - has won Fifa's Goal of the Year.

No way to stop 'Rev' misuse - Welby

BBC - Mon, 2015-01-12 05:13
The Archbishop of Canterbury admits he is powerless to stop a disgraced vicar who was jailed for child sex offences from using the title "Reverend".

Concern over campus extremism plan

BBC - Mon, 2015-01-12 05:07
MPs say universities should be removed from a list of institutions required, under government plans, to watch out for extremism.

Ebola nurse no longer critically ill

BBC - Mon, 2015-01-12 05:06
UK nurse Pauline Cafferkey no longer critically ill with Ebola, Royal Free Hospital says

Man City loan Nastasic to Schalke

BBC - Mon, 2015-01-12 05:00
Manchester City agree to loan defender Matija Nastasic to German club Schalke until the end of the season.

Day in pictures: 12 January 2015

BBC - Mon, 2015-01-12 04:53
Images from around the world: 12 January

Jury out in Lostprophets' ex trial

BBC - Mon, 2015-01-12 04:34
A jury goes out to consider its verdict in the trial of an ex-lover of Lostprophets singer Ian Watkins accused of child sex abuse image offences.