International News

UK plans for possible Grexit

BBC - Mon, 2015-02-09 01:48
David Cameron plans for possible Greek exit from the eurozone to ensure UK banks and companies are not excessively damaged.

'England need to be on top form'

BBC - Mon, 2015-02-09 01:47
England batter Lauren Winfield says her side will not underestimate New Zealand when their one-day series begins on Wednesday.

Snapchat selfie 'unmasked killer'

BBC - Mon, 2015-02-09 01:32
A Pittsburgh teenager who killed a classmate is tracked down after sending a friend a Snapchat selfie of him posing with the body, police say.

Gambon 'can't do' stage roles

BBC - Mon, 2015-02-09 01:20
Harry Potter actor Sir Michael Gambon reveals he is no longer able to play roles on stage due to problems remembering lines.

Air strike 'targets Afghan militant'

BBC - Mon, 2015-02-09 01:07
A drone strike in Afghanistan has targeted the car of a militant commander who recently swore allegiance to Islamic State, reports say.

Supreme Court rejects wind appeal

BBC - Mon, 2015-02-09 01:04
The Supreme Court dismisses an appeal against plans to build a major wind farm in Shetland.

Rogue landlords targeted by new law

BBC - Mon, 2015-02-09 01:00
Rogue landlords will be tackled by a new law to make renting a home simpler, the Welsh government says.

'Phone and laptop' driver probe

BBC - Mon, 2015-02-09 00:48
A video showing a motorist apparently driving with headphones on, using a handheld mobile phone and with a laptop on is investigated by police.

Are there enough professional disabled actors?

BBC - Mon, 2015-02-09 00:09
Are there enough to meet demand?

Grammy Awards 2015: In pictures

BBC - Sun, 2015-02-08 23:57
Winners at this year's ceremony in LA

Little space for compromise between Athens and eurozone

BBC - Sun, 2015-02-08 23:55
Why a by-election in eastern France may reinforce eurozone government's determination not to seek a compromise deal with Athens

England ease past Windies in warm-up

BBC - Sun, 2015-02-08 23:40
England beat a lacklustre West Indies side by nine wickets in their first World Cup warm-up match at Sydney.

West 'caused Ukraine crisis' - Putin

BBC - Sun, 2015-02-08 23:21
The crisis in Ukraine was caused by the West, says Russian President Vladimir Putin, as he works on Franco-German proposals to end fighting.

London scheme inspires schools plan

BBC - Sun, 2015-02-08 23:14
A plan to bridge the attainment gap between rich and poor pupils in Scotland draws inspiration from a successful scheme run in London schools.

Seven arrested over brawl murder

BBC - Sun, 2015-02-08 22:36
Seven men are arrested by detectives investigating the murder of a man in a mass street brawl in Nottingham city centre.

VIDEO: Secret film reveals bootleg alcohol

BBC - Sun, 2015-02-08 22:26
A BBC Inside Out London investigation has uncovered criminal gangs distilling and selling potentially fatal alcohol across London.

Baghdad struck by deadly blast

BBC - Sun, 2015-02-08 22:21
At least 15 people are killed in a suicide bomb attack in the Iraqi capital, Baghdad, a day after a 12-year-old curfew is lifted.

Miners' strike film Pride wins Bafta

BBC - Sun, 2015-02-08 22:15
The miners' strike drama Pride scoops the outstanding debut award at the Bafta Film Awards.

How to reverse surge in religious hate crime?

BBC - Sun, 2015-02-08 22:08
The number of religious hate crimes in the UK is rising, but community initiatives may be the answer, says Dominic Casciani.

Asbestos NHS costs decision due

BBC - Sun, 2015-02-08 22:04
Firms in Wales whose staff fall ill after working with asbestos will learn later if they will be forced to reimburse the NHS for the cost of treatment.