International News

VIDEO: Scheme trials music videos age ratings

BBC - Wed, 2014-10-01 00:36
Music videos shown online are to be given age ratings in the same way films are, in a new pilot scheme.

Cheryl Cole web links 'most dangerous'

BBC - Wed, 2014-10-01 00:35
A security company says hackers use malicious links connected to Cheryl Cole's name more than any other celebrity.

Referendum staff 'booed No votes'

BBC - Wed, 2014-10-01 00:31
A number of staff at a Scottish independence referendum count were replaced during the proceedings because of their behaviour, it emerges.

Second day of security operation

BBC - Wed, 2014-10-01 00:05
A security operation near Crossmaglen in County Armagh, close to the Irish border, is continuing into a second day.

VIDEO: Muslim hate crime 'up 65% in London'

BBC - Tue, 2014-09-30 23:58
Hate crime against Muslims in London has risen by 65% over the last 12 months, Metropolitan Police figures show.

US 'to play role in NI talks'

BBC - Tue, 2014-09-30 23:47
The US administration will play a role in fresh talks to resolve outstanding issues in Northern Ireland, says the Irish minister for foreign affairs.

VIDEO: Tories remain upbeat, says Hague

BBC - Tue, 2014-09-30 23:25
William Hague tells the BBC that Conservative party donor Arron Banks, who is set to defect to UKIP, is "not a senior figure in this party".

India train collision kills 12

BBC - Tue, 2014-09-30 22:47
At least 12 people have died after two passenger trains collided in the northern Indian state of Uttar Pradesh, railway officials say.

Fracking firm seeks legal advice

BBC - Tue, 2014-09-30 22:47
A company that plans to drill for shale gas in County Fermanagh says it plans to take legal action to challenge the termination of its licence.

Tesco to be probed by regulator

BBC - Tue, 2014-09-30 22:43
Tesco says it has been notified by the Financial Conduct Authority that it is under investigation following its admission that it overstated its half-year profit guidance by £250m.

Village spelling with 't' to return

BBC - Tue, 2014-09-30 22:39
An eight-year row over the spelling of a Powys village has led to the council reinstating the "t" in its name.

£1m scheme launched to help veterans

BBC - Tue, 2014-09-30 22:26
New £1m project enables veterans to help their fellow veterans experiencing problems in society.

VIDEO: 'Significant efforts to conceal body'

BBC - Tue, 2014-09-30 22:06
Police searching for missing 14-year-old Alice Gross confirm they have found a body in the River Brent.

GP boost to counter chronic disease

BBC - Tue, 2014-09-30 21:43
GP services across Wales need to be boosted as more people suffer chronic disease, the chief medical officer warns in her annual report.

VIDEO: Can divided UK learn from Bavaria?

BBC - Tue, 2014-09-30 21:40
As many in the United Kingdom still find it difficult to see how more powers might be handed over to English regions, British MPs have been looking to Germany, as one example of a successful federal system.

Cancer service 'under huge pressure'

BBC - Tue, 2014-09-30 21:35
Medical experts warn that cancer services in Northern Ireland are under severe pressure amid health budget cuts and growing demand.

VIDEO: Top 50 FA Cup goals: Saints stun Man Utd

BBC - Tue, 2014-09-30 21:12
BBC Sport looks back at 50 iconic FA Cup goals in the build-up to the first round proper, which takes place in November.

VIDEO: Kurdish weapons 'no match' for IS

BBC - Tue, 2014-09-30 21:09
Clive Myrie reports from the Kurdish front line in Iraq where the Peshmerga are fighting IS with weapons they say are not up to the job.

Afghan troops killed in Kabul attack

BBC - Tue, 2014-09-30 21:01
At least seven Afghan soldiers are killed in a suicide bomb attack targeting a bus carrying troops in the capital, Kabul.

RAF strikes and PM's NHS pledge - front pages

BBC - Tue, 2014-09-30 20:52
The first RAF air strikes against Islamic State targets since Parliament approved military action in Iraq make front-page news.
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