International News

Clegg : EU not a red line for us

BBC - Tue, 2015-05-05 01:23
Lib Dem leader Nick Clegg says he is not in principle opposed to an EU referendum, as other priorities like the NHS would be more important in any post-election deal.

Man shot dead in Belfast

BBC - Tue, 2015-05-05 01:21
A man is shot dead in the Markets area near Belfast city centre.

Man jailed for 'hit-and-run' killing

BBC - Tue, 2015-05-05 01:18
A man who admitted killing an 11-year-old girl in a hit-and-run in Glasgow is jailed for 12 years and three months.

HSBC move decision 'in months'

BBC - Tue, 2015-05-05 01:08
HSBC says it will make its decision whether to move its headquarters out of the UK within months rather than years.

World alert over danger 'diet drug'

BBC - Tue, 2015-05-05 01:01
A global alert is issued by Interpol over the "serious and imminent threat" of online diet pills which claimed the life of a Shropshire woman.

VIDEO: Live: Ed Miliband rally

BBC - Tue, 2015-05-05 00:51
Labour leader Ed Miliband is speaking at an event in Bedfordshire.

Cookey milestone 'will mean so much'

BBC - Tue, 2015-05-05 00:50
Pamela Cookey says it will be an honour to receive her 100th England cap during the Test series against Trinidad and Tobago.

VIDEO: Koala strays into Australian hospital

BBC - Tue, 2015-05-05 00:47
Security cameras at a hospital in Australia capture footage of a koala entering its emergency department.

How vulnerable would new UK government be to Grexit?

BBC - Tue, 2015-05-05 00:34
The first job of a new Chancellor of the Exchequer may be to witness Greece saying its goodbyes to the euro.

IS claims US Prophet cartoon attack

BBC - Tue, 2015-05-05 00:28
Islamic State group says it was behind attack on Dallas Prophet Muhammad cartoon event in which two gunmen died.

Big whales have stretchy nerves

BBC - Tue, 2015-05-05 00:26
Scientists discover one of the secrets of how the world’s biggest whales engulf their own weight in water and food: the nerves in their big jaws are incredibly stretchy.

Burundi judge 'flees death threats'

BBC - Tue, 2015-05-05 00:18
One of Burundi's most senior judges, who was expected to decide on the legality of the president's third-term bid, reportedly leaves the country.

Plans submitted for BBC Wales HQ

BBC - Tue, 2015-05-05 00:04
A planning application for up to 400 homes on the site of BBC Wales' Cardiff headquarters is submitted to the city council.

Voters' trust remains elusive in final days

BBC - Mon, 2015-05-04 23:57
The main parties are struggling to gain a decisive advantage as the final week of the campaign begins, says Gavin Hewitt.

UBS in 'advanced' forex probe talks

BBC - Mon, 2015-05-04 23:49
UBS says it is in "advanced talks" with the US Department of Justice to settle allegations that it attempted to rig foreign exchange markets.

Woman dies after rock-face plunge

BBC - Mon, 2015-05-04 23:45
A woman dies after falling 60ft (18m) from a rock face in Cumbria's Lake District.

Lufthansa facing more cost-cutting

BBC - Mon, 2015-05-04 23:21
German airline Lufthansa, hit by a series of strikes, warns of more cost-cutting despite a profits improvement in the first quarter.

India policeman caught 'cheating'

BBC - Mon, 2015-05-04 23:12
A senior police officer in the southern Indian state of Kerala is ordered to go on leave after he is allegedly caught cheating in a law exam.

France set to back new spying rules

BBC - Mon, 2015-05-04 23:04
Controversial rules to provide help for French intelligence services trying to prevent Islamist attacks are expected to be approved by parliament.

VIDEO: Snow in the sun for zoo bears

BBC - Mon, 2015-05-04 22:52
Grizzly bears at San Diego Zoo enjoy winter fun under the California sun after 15 tons of snow was hauled in for them to play in.