International News

Protesters blockade nuclear base

BBC - Mon, 2015-04-13 01:27
Anti-nuclear activists are taking part in a blockade of the Faslane naval base on the Clyde.

Koalas get taste of business class

BBC - Mon, 2015-04-13 01:18
Four koalas being loaned to Singapore by Australia to mark the city state's 50th independence anniversary are given star treatment by Qantas airline.

VIDEO: The UK economy: Facts and figures

BBC - Mon, 2015-04-13 01:18
BBC News looks at some of the facts and figures about the UK economy.

VIDEO: Cyclists cross seconds before train

BBC - Mon, 2015-04-13 01:16
Watch as cyclists in Paris-Roubaix go through a crossing despite the barriers being lowered, only a few seconds before a train passes through.

Armando Iannucci to leave Veep

BBC - Mon, 2015-04-13 01:07
Veep creator and executive creator Armando Iannucci is leaving the HBO political satire after four seasons.

Missing Laos woman search continues

BBC - Mon, 2015-04-13 00:53
Searches continue for a Cardiff woman who has gone missing while on a boat in Laos, Asia.

Gay penguins on disputed book list

BBC - Mon, 2015-04-13 00:52
A picture book about two male penguins raising a baby penguin again features on a list of books to have received the most complaints from library users.

Airports report record passengers

BBC - Mon, 2015-04-13 00:51
Rival airports Heathrow and Gatwick - both vying to be the site of a new runway - report record passenger numbers for March.

Supercars crash in Beijing tunnel

BBC - Mon, 2015-04-13 00:43
A luxury Lamborghini sports car is destroyed and a Ferrari badly damaged when they crash in a tunnel under Beijing, China.

VIDEO: 'My father left and took his own life'

BBC - Mon, 2015-04-13 00:38
Suicide claims thousands of lives every year - but figures show that men are around four times more likely to kill themselves than women.

'Prosecute near-miss cyclists' call

BBC - Mon, 2015-04-13 00:30
A French rail company wants police action taken against Paris-Roubaix cyclists who raced over a level crossing as a train approached.

VIDEO: 'Spiderman' climbs Dubai tower

BBC - Mon, 2015-04-13 00:28
Alain Robert, the man known as the French "Spiderman", has successfully climbed the highest twisted tower in the world.

Jean-Marie Le Pen 'pulls out of poll'

BBC - Mon, 2015-04-13 00:15
The founder of French National Front, Jean-Marie Le Pen, says he is pulling out of regional elections amid a row with his daughter.

Election 2015: Day at-a-glance

BBC - Mon, 2015-04-13 00:14
All the key stories, quotes and newspaper headlines from the general election campaign.

Monday's gossip column

BBC - Sun, 2015-04-12 23:59
Mancini eyes Man City trio, Chelsea move for defender Miranda, West Ham want Arsenal's Jenkinson, plus more.

VIDEO: Nick Robinson: Taking another step

BBC - Sun, 2015-04-12 23:30
BBC Political Editor Nick Robinson takes another step back to reporting after his recent operation.

VIDEO: Kanye West jumps in lake during gig

BBC - Sun, 2015-04-12 23:17
Rapper Kanye West is mobbed by fans after jumping into a lake during a gig in Armenia.

VIDEO: Steve and Hacker's guide to snooker

BBC - Sun, 2015-04-12 22:54
Steve Davis and CBBC's Hacker T Dog give different interpretations of the rules before the World Snooker Championship.

MTV Movie Awards: All you need to know

BBC - Sun, 2015-04-12 22:37
Fault in Our Stars is the big winner at the MTV Movie Awards and Marvel's latest film gets a preview.

What are the most popular degree courses?

BBC - Sun, 2015-04-12 22:25
University of Bolton assistant vice-chancellor Patrick McGhee examines the shifting tastes in choice of degree subjects.