National / International News

Philippines remembers 2009 massacre

BBC - Sat, 2014-11-22 20:19
The Philippines marks the fifth anniversary of its worst political massacre, as Amnesty warns the trials risk becoming "a mockery of justice".

Doubts on Iran deal as deadline looms

BBC - Sat, 2014-11-22 20:00
Doubts grow that Monday's deadline for a deal on Iran's nuclear programme will be met at talks in Vienna, as negotiators admit "big gaps" remain.

Fish and chips 'harming' eider ducks

BBC - Sat, 2014-11-22 19:40
Eider ducks on Northumberland's coastal areas are being harmed by people feeding them fish and chips and bread, a wildlife expert warns.

The writer who foresaw the rise of the totalitarian state

BBC - Sat, 2014-11-22 18:44
The writer who foresaw the rise of the totalitarian state

Tunisia in landmark presidency poll

BBC - Sat, 2014-11-22 17:45
Tunisia is set to hold its first presidential election since the 2011 "Arab Spring" revolution that triggered uprisings across the region.

The meaning of Mongol

BBC - Sat, 2014-11-22 17:37
What is the real meaning of Mongol?

Labour proposes London buildings sale

BBC - Sat, 2014-11-22 17:17
The QEII Conference Centre and the Civil Service Club are among four London landmarks that Labour says could be sold off to reduce the deficit.

Foreign Office 'fails bereaved Britons'

BBC - Sat, 2014-11-22 17:05
The consular service provided by the UK Foreign Office sometimes falls short of what the public "can legitimately expect", a report by MPs says.

May 'bruised' over EU arrest warrant

BBC - Sat, 2014-11-22 16:46
Home Secretary Theresa May tells Desert Island Discs she was left "battered and bruised" after denying MPs a vote on the European Arrest Warrant.

Bellew takes revenge on Cleverly

BBC - Sat, 2014-11-22 16:06
Tony Bellew beats Nathan Cleverly on points to gain revenge in front of his home crowd in Liverpool.

Moyes debut dwarfed by historic Messi

BBC - Sat, 2014-11-22 15:52
Real Sociedad picked up a point as boss David Moyes made his La Liga debut, but what was the verdict in Spain?

VIDEO: Trends of the week - in 60 seconds

BBC - Sat, 2014-11-22 15:18
Trends of the past week, relived in 60 seconds

The dangerous beauty of the Himalayas

BBC - Sat, 2014-11-22 15:15
The dangerous beauty of the Himalayas

Mental health nursing cuts warning

BBC - Sat, 2014-11-22 15:08
Staff cuts and bed shortages are leaving mental health services "under unprecedented strain", says the nurses' union.

Call to sanction failing universities

BBC - Sat, 2014-11-22 15:07
It should be easier to remove the degree-awarding powers of universities that fail to meet academic and consumer standards, a report by Which? says.

Jerusalem's 800-year-old Indian hospice

BBC - Sat, 2014-11-22 15:04
The retreat that has hosted Indian pilgrims since the Crusades

The parents refusing to vaccinate their children against polio

BBC - Sat, 2014-11-22 15:03
Parents who refuse to vaccinate their children against polio

A&E 'crisis' and holiday 'joy' - front pages

BBC - Sat, 2014-11-22 15:02
Concerns over pressures on hospital casualty departments and ambulance services trouble some papers, while others have their eye on proposals for tax cuts.

BBC to show Fifa Women's World Cup

BBC - Sat, 2014-11-22 15:02
The BBC will provide comprehensive coverage of next year's Fifa Women's World Cup in Canada.

Call for mental health investment

BBC - Sat, 2014-11-22 15:01
The Royal College of Nursing highlights a drop in the number of specialist mental health nurses in Scotland and calls for more investment.

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