International News

'Paradise no place for faint hearts'

BBC - Mon, 2014-11-17 13:56
Ex-England captain and Rangers defender Terry Butcher says Roy Hodgson's men can expect a hostile reception in Scotland.

Charles Manson 'allowed to marry'

BBC - Mon, 2014-11-17 13:56
Notorious US mass murderer Charles Manson has been granted a licence to marry a 26-year-old woman who has been visiting him in prison, AP reports.

VIDEO: Bonneville on Paddington, Downton and W1A

BBC - Mon, 2014-11-17 13:32
Hugh Bonneville talks to BBC News about his role in Paddington, the continuing success of Downton Abbey and on being the BBC's Head of Values in W1A

Drones 'being used to harass people'

BBC - Mon, 2014-11-17 12:35
Unmanned drones are "undoubtedly" being used to harass people and it is difficult catching those responsible, police tell a House of Lords committee.

Paul Rincon: Where next for Philae mission?

BBC - Mon, 2014-11-17 12:32
Where next for Philae mission?

Trying to get jailed in North Korea

BBC - Mon, 2014-11-17 12:16
The American who struggled to get jailed in North Korea

VIDEO: Fire tunnel predicts blazes' spread

BBC - Mon, 2014-11-17 12:12
Spencer Kelly starts a simulated bushfire to see how technology can predict the spread of the flames.

Friend's fear over IS city presence

BBC - Mon, 2014-11-17 12:10
A friend of a Cardiff man who fled the UK to fight in Syria says he is worried about a presence of Islamic State members in the Welsh capital.

VIDEO: Kassig parents: 'Good will prevail'

BBC - Mon, 2014-11-17 12:10
The parents of Abdul-Rahman Kassig, who was murdered by Islamic State, believe that "good will prevail".

State of emergency in Missouri

BBC - Mon, 2014-11-17 12:04
The governor of the US state of Missouri has activated the state's National Guard in anticipation of a grand jury decision over the killing of an unarmed black teenager.

Kassigs: 'Our hearts are battered'

BBC - Mon, 2014-11-17 11:59
The parents of US aid worker Abdul-Rahman Kassig, beheaded by Islamic State militants, say they will learn in time to forgive his captors.

Wildlife crime wanted list released

BBC - Mon, 2014-11-17 11:55
The public are being asked to provide information on the locations of nine fugitives suspected of serious environmental crimes.

O'Neill defends assistant Keane

BBC - Mon, 2014-11-17 11:55
Republic of Ireland manager Martin O'Neill defends assistant Roy Keane as he finds himself at the centre of another storm.

Huge search for general in Colombia

BBC - Mon, 2014-11-17 11:28
The Colombian authorities launch a huge search operation for an army general abducted by left-wing Farc rebels on Sunday.

VIDEO: Top Gear comes to China minus Clarkson

BBC - Mon, 2014-11-17 10:54
Top Gear, the BBC car review show that is the most watched factual television programme in the world, is being broadcast in China with a different presenter line-up.

'Sleep driving' jockey banned

BBC - Mon, 2014-11-17 10:23
A top jockey is banned from driving for 22 months after claiming he was sleep walking while drink driving.

England need momentum - Lancaster

BBC - Mon, 2014-11-17 10:23
Head coach Stuart Lancaster denies England are in crisis but says they need momentum before the 2015 World Cup.

'Robust action' on UK bird flu case

BBC - Mon, 2014-11-17 10:23
"Immediate and robust action" is being taken to stamp out bird flu following a confirmed case at a duck breeding farm in East Yorkshire, the environment secretary tells MPs.

Man held over 'hit and run' death

BBC - Mon, 2014-11-17 09:49
A man is arrested in connection with the death of an 11-year-old girl in a "hit and run" accident in Glasgow.

VIDEO: 'The Brits should stay in EU'

BBC - Mon, 2014-11-17 09:45
Germany's deputy finance minister Steffen Kampeter says he wants Britain in the EU and "we will find ways to offer Britain a good chance to stay in".