International News

Celebrity fitness chain to go public

BBC - Thu, 2015-07-30 13:56
SoulCycle, the indoor cycling fitness chain with a celebrity following in the US, including David Beckham and Lady Gaga, plans to float on the stock market.

Rutherford wins Stockholm long jump

BBC - Thu, 2015-07-30 13:50
Olympic long jump champion Greg Rutherford prepares for the World Championships with Diamond League win in Stockholm.

VIDEO: Philae may have found 'primordial soup'

BBC - Thu, 2015-07-30 13:42
The Philae lander, after successfully landing on a comet in late 2014, may have made a significant discovery about the ingredients which create life.

Ferrari rumours disturbing - Bottas

BBC - Thu, 2015-07-30 13:37
Williams driver Valtteri Bottas describes speculation linking him with a move to Ferrari as "disturbing".

Australia were pathetic - Boycott

BBC - Thu, 2015-07-30 13:35
Australia batted like "novices" on day two of the third Ashes Test at Edgbaston, says Geoffrey Boycott.

Southampton 3-0 Vitesse Arnhem

BBC - Thu, 2015-07-30 13:30
Southampton make a successful return to European competition by defeating Vitesse Arnhem in the Europa League.

Plaid leader denies party split

BBC - Thu, 2015-07-30 13:24
Plaid Cymru leader Leanne Wood denies reports of a split in the party following concern about its former leader's criticism of leadership and policy.

Facebook builds drone for net access

BBC - Thu, 2015-07-30 13:24
The social network Facebook announces it has built its own drone to bring internet connectivity to remote parts of the world.

Soldiers guard El Salvador buses

BBC - Thu, 2015-07-30 13:23
El Salvador provides security escorts for buses forced to observe a strike called by criminal gangs, after several drivers were killed.

What do Trump and Corbyn have in common?

BBC - Thu, 2015-07-30 13:05
Corbyn leading Labour? Trump in the White House? Such a world is far-fetched, but their popularity is telling about politics on both sides of the pond.

West Ham United 2-2 Astra Giurgiu

BBC - Thu, 2015-07-30 13:05
West Ham's hopes of qualifying for the Europa League group stages suffer a setback as they are held against Astra Giurgiu.

Finn back from rock bottom - Agnew

BBC - Thu, 2015-07-30 12:54
Steven Finn's extraordinary renaissance could be key for England if James Anderson is injured, says Jonathan Agnew.

Ashes cricket: Too fast, too furious?

BBC - Thu, 2015-07-30 12:36
Tom Fordyce watches Test cricket shift from attrition to acceleration, but is it a good thing?

Google to defy French privacy ruling

BBC - Thu, 2015-07-30 12:32
Google is to defy a French ruling that the "right to be forgotten" should be applied globally and not just in Europe.

Great robotic missions to explore space

BBC - Thu, 2015-07-30 11:58
Pallab Ghosh picks out five robotic missions which have inspired us and changed our perception of the Universe.

Murder arrest after baby girl dies

BBC - Thu, 2015-07-30 11:38
A man is arrested on suspicion of murder after the death of a baby girl in Greater Manchester.

Designer smash-and-grab gang jailed

BBC - Thu, 2015-07-30 11:32
Seven men involved in robberies on high-end shops across London are jailed.

US baby gets lifetime hunting permit

BBC - Thu, 2015-07-30 11:32
Daylen Brickley, a baby from the US state of New Hampshire, is the proud owner of a lifetime permit to hunt and fish - the first license holder under a new program.

Plea for help over Calais crisis

BBC - Thu, 2015-07-30 10:59
Police and social services in the UK say there are seeking urgent support as the Calais migrant crisis continues.

Man's body found in city centre

BBC - Thu, 2015-07-30 10:59
The death of a man in his 50s in Belfast city centre is being investigated by police.