International News

The fatal attraction of lead

BBC - Sat, 2014-10-11 15:23
The wine-sweetening metal that may have caused a crime wave

How Morocco was once a haven for gay Westerners

BBC - Sat, 2014-10-11 15:22
How Morocco became a haven for gay writers in the 1950s

VIDEO: Ponies munch a meadow back to life

BBC - Sat, 2014-10-11 15:20
Researchers track wild ponies with GPS collars as they graze an abandoned meadow back to its former glory

Salmond seeks Treasury investigation

BBC - Sat, 2014-10-11 15:03
The first minister asks for an investigation into allegations that the Treasury disclosed market-sensitive information about RBS.

VIDEO: Battle for Kobane continues

BBC - Sat, 2014-10-11 14:08
The US carries out further airstrikes against extremists from Islamic State, who have besieged the Syrian town of Kobane for nearly a month.

VIDEO: UK tests Ebola outbreak response

BBC - Sat, 2014-10-11 13:56
A national exercise takes place to test how the UK would deal with a potential outbreak of the Ebola virus.