International News

In pictures: Eastern Ukraine tension

BBC - Mon, 2014-04-07 07:21
Pro-Russia protesters seize government building

Rio Olympics remains Halsall's focus

BBC - Mon, 2014-04-07 07:19
Francesca Halsall says the Rio 2016 Olympics remains her priority as she prepares for this week's British Championships.

Aggression from video games studied

BBC - Mon, 2014-04-07 07:15
Feelings of aggression after playing video games are more likely to be linked to gameplay mechanics rather than violent content, a study suggests.

VIDEO: Moment 'people's republic declared'

BBC - Mon, 2014-04-07 07:10
Pro-Russian protesters who seized the regional government building in the Ukrainian city of Donetsk are reported to have declared a "people's republic".

India begins giant general election

BBC - Mon, 2014-04-07 07:04
Indians vote in the first phase of a general election which pits the governing Congress party against the Hindu nationalist BJP opposition.

Monday's gossip column

BBC - Mon, 2014-04-07 06:51
Liverpool rival Chelsea for Benfica star, Hammers and Tigers track Muntari, English giants target Spain defender, plus more

TV stars back Max Clifford in trial

BBC - Mon, 2014-04-07 06:27
A television presenter tells Max Clifford's indecent assault trial she "never" saw women leave his office in distress when she worked for him.

Global dip in renewables investment

BBC - Mon, 2014-04-07 06:25
Global investment in renewables fell during 2013, but the percentage of the world’s electricity generated by renewable sources continued to increase, a report shows.

'More bee deaths' in northern Europe

BBC - Mon, 2014-04-07 06:17
A new EU study shows that far more honeybees are dying in the UK and other parts of northern Europe than in the Mediterranean.

Agoraphobic benefits cheat guilty

BBC - Mon, 2014-04-07 06:13
A woman who travelled the world but told officials she was an agoraphobic has been found guilty of falsely claiming almost £50,000 in benefits.

'No choice' but to sack Hughton

BBC - Mon, 2014-04-07 06:02
Norwich City chief executive David McNally says the Premier League strugglers had to sack manager Chris Hughton.

Victims facing 'unacceptable ordeal'

BBC - Mon, 2014-04-07 05:47
Victims of personal or sexual violence in England and Wales face an unacceptable ordeal in the courtroom if their case ever gets to trial, a former chief prosecutor claims.

The controversy over which way a child seat faces

BBC - Mon, 2014-04-07 05:39
The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge courted controversy in New Zealand after they used a forward-facing baby seat. Are they unsafe, asks Tom de Castella.

Polish MP 'living like migrant' in UK

BBC - Mon, 2014-04-07 05:09
A Polish MP is living on a low budget and searching for a job in London as he seeks to understand why so many young Poles leave the country for the UK.

Coulthard column: F1 the winner in Mercedes rivalry

BBC - Mon, 2014-04-07 05:06
David Coulthard praises Lewis Hamilton and Nico Rosberg's battle - and says the Briton is arguably the best driver in Formula 1

Family 'devastated' after shooting

BBC - Mon, 2014-04-07 05:03
A mother says she and her family are "devastated" following the death of her 32-year-old son in a shooting in South Africa.

VIDEO: Pearce: Everywhere I go, I am noticed

BBC - Mon, 2014-04-07 04:57
A woman who found fame after the 2011 London riots says she is still recognised wherever she goes.

Game-changer for plane recovery hope

BBC - Mon, 2014-04-07 04:55
How hard would recovering the Malaysia Airlines plane be?

Anni Dewani's family 'need justice'

BBC - Mon, 2014-04-07 04:52
The family of Anni Dewani, murdered on her honeymoon in South Africa, say they "need justice" as her husband faces extradition.

VIDEO: Royals arrive in New Zealand

BBC - Mon, 2014-04-07 04:47
The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge have carried Prince George off the plane at the start of their three-week tour of New Zealand and Australia.
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