International News

VIDEO: Talking kids' doll 'Cayla' is hacked

BBC - Fri, 2015-01-30 03:03
Rory Cellan-Jones sees how Cayla, a talking child's doll, can be hacked to say any number of offensive things.

AU backs anti-Boko Haram troops plan

BBC - Fri, 2015-01-30 02:44
The African Union backs plans for a West African task force of 7,500 troops to fight Boko Haram militants.

Teacher cleared of child sex charges

BBC - Fri, 2015-01-30 02:42
A primary school teacher is cleared of having sex with two under-age girls at Swansea Crown Court.

Mortonhall family settlement offers

BBC - Fri, 2015-01-30 02:41
Families affected by the baby ashes scandal at Mortonhall Crematorium are to be offered settlements of up to £4,000.

'Be wary of those who do not eat baguettes'

BBC - Fri, 2015-01-30 02:39
French government's extremism message mocked

Ferrari target two wins with new car

BBC - Fri, 2015-01-30 02:38
Ferrari unveil the new SF15-T car they hope will start them on the long road back to Formula 1 success.

Russia cuts interest rates to 15%

BBC - Fri, 2015-01-30 02:30
Russia has cut its main interest rate from 17% to 15% because inflation "is stabilising".

Leak suggests cosmic study was wrong

BBC - Fri, 2015-01-30 02:29
Scientists who claimed to have found evidence for a cosmic super-expansion just after the Big Bang made no such discovery, a leak on an official French website suggests.

Cliff Richard raid on RTS shortlist

BBC - Fri, 2015-01-30 02:24
The live coverage of a controversial police raid on the home of Sir Cliff Richard is nominated for a Royal Television Society award.

Suge Knight questioned by police

BBC - Fri, 2015-01-30 02:24
Death Row Records founder Suge Knight is being questioned by police after being declared a suspect in a fatal hit-and-run.

Gabriel 'could cost goals' - Wenger

BBC - Fri, 2015-01-30 02:21
Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger says new signing Gabriel Paulista's lack of English could cost goals as he settles in.

Mortgage approvals hint at sales dip

BBC - Fri, 2015-01-30 02:11
New figures suggest the recent slowdown in property sales may continue for at least the next few months.

Teen isolated over cancer hair shave

BBC - Fri, 2015-01-30 02:09
A teenager who shaved his head to raise money for a cancer charity is put into isolation for breaking school rules.

Bombers 'porn-driven losers' - Boris

BBC - Fri, 2015-01-30 02:09
Violent religious extremists are often tortured men with a history of using pornography, London Mayor Boris Johnson says.

Sisi cuts short visit over Sinai

BBC - Fri, 2015-01-30 02:04
Egyptian President Abdul Fattah al-Sisi cuts short a visit to an African Union summit to deal with attacks that killed at least 26 in the Sinai peninsula.

England beat India to reach final

BBC - Fri, 2015-01-30 02:01
England reach the final of the one-day tri-series courtesy of a three-wicket victory over India in Perth.

Eurozone deflation gathers pace

BBC - Fri, 2015-01-30 01:36
Eurozone deflation increases over the last month from -0.2% to -0.6% as lower oil prices push down costs.

Chelsea close to £23m Cuadrado deal

BBC - Fri, 2015-01-30 01:25
Chelsea are close to finalising a £23.3m deal to sign Fiorentina's 26-year-old Colombian winger Juan Cuadrado.

AUDIO: 'I lost £18m lottery win by 7 seconds'

BBC - Fri, 2015-01-30 01:25
A Canadian man has lost a seven-year legal battle to claim half a C$27m (£18m) lottery jackpot after the Supreme Court ruled he had bought the winning ticket a few seconds too late for it to qualify.

Deadly blast at Pakistan Shia mosque

BBC - Fri, 2015-01-30 01:22
A bomb blast at a Shia religious mosque in southern Pakistan has killed at least 20 people and injured many more, officials say.

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