International News

Will British consumers follow Microsoft's Band?

BBC - Tue, 2015-03-17 05:00
Microsoft is about to launch the Band in the UK - a device which combines the features of a smartwatch with a fitness tracker.

Escapee D-Day veteran medals sold

BBC - Tue, 2015-03-17 04:55
War medals belonging to the WW2 veteran who made headlines when he left his Sussex care home to attend French D-Day commemorations fetch £1,650.

France and Germany join Chinese bank

BBC - Tue, 2015-03-17 04:51
France and Germany are to join the UK in becoming members of the Chinese-led Asian development bank, it has emerged.

MSPs to scrap link to MPs' salaries

BBC - Tue, 2015-03-17 04:44
MSPs are expected to vote to scrap the link between their pay and the salary of a Westminster MP.

Top Gear cleared over 'cheap' joke

BBC - Tue, 2015-03-17 04:40
The BBC Trust overturns a complaint about the use of the word "pikey" in an episode of Top Gear.