National / International News

Brighton bomb slowed peace talks

BBC - Thu, 2014-01-02 22:29
The attempt to murder Margaret Thatcher in Brighton nearly led to the collapse of secret Northern Ireland peace talks, according to newly released documents.

Who could - and should - fight whom in 2014?

BBC - Thu, 2014-01-02 22:23
BBC Sport's Ben Dirs rounds up the fights we'd all like to see in 2014 - some of which might even take place

VIDEO: India's PM says he will step down

BBC - Thu, 2014-01-02 22:22
The Indian Prime Minister, Manmohan Singh, says he will not stand in the next general elections.

Workers killed in Cambodia clashes

BBC - Thu, 2014-01-02 22:15
Three people are killed as Cambodian police open fire on protesting garment industry workers in Phnom Penh demanding an increase in wages.

VIDEO: Flights hit as snow blankets US

BBC - Thu, 2014-01-02 22:08
Parts of the north-east United States have been hit by a major winter storm, with 53 cm (21 inches) of snowfall recorded in one Massachusetts town.

'Deadly' floods and 'Thatcher's secrets' in papers

BBC - Thu, 2014-01-02 21:59
Some papers are concerned about the prospect of flooding, while others focus on revelations from government files released under the 30-year rule.

Cyber security firms agree $1bn deal

BBC - Thu, 2014-01-02 21:34
Cyber security company FireEye acquires Mandiant, a firm known for emergency responses to network breaches, in a deal worth more than $1bn (£608m).

Australia saw hottest year in 2013

BBC - Thu, 2014-01-02 20:05
Australia experienced its hottest year on record in 2013, with temperatures 1.2C above the long term average, the Bureau of Meteorology says.

VIDEO: Is this world's most expensive soap?

BBC - Thu, 2014-01-02 19:07
A Lebanese family-run business claims to have produced the world's most expensive soap infused with gold and diamond powder.

What if US authorities take your laptop?

BBC - Thu, 2014-01-02 18:51
What happens if your laptop is seized at US border?

Snapchat to update app after hack

BBC - Thu, 2014-01-02 18:17
Snapchat will release an updated version of its app after hackers download usernames and phone numbers for 4.6 million accounts.

Many Britons 'fear mortgage arrears'

BBC - Thu, 2014-01-02 18:13
A survey for homelessness charity Shelter suggests a third of Britons expect to struggle to keep up with their housing payments during this year.

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