National / International News

Is it time for a mental health waiting target?

BBC - Tue, 2014-09-16 16:39
Is it time for a mental health wait target?

VIDEO: The man behind Alibaba: Jack Ma

BBC - Tue, 2014-09-16 16:36
Who is the man behind Alibaba, the e-commerce giant that is about to launch a record listing on the New York stock market?

US waists 'grow an inch in a decade'

BBC - Tue, 2014-09-16 16:29
Girths are continuing to expand in the US, despite obesity appearing to be reaching a plateau, data suggests.

MPs criticise 'lax' waste schemes

BBC - Tue, 2014-09-16 16:21
Grants worth £213.5m were paid to councils for waste projects even though key facilities have yet to be built, MPs say.

Files reveal WW2 secret 'Agent Fifi'

BBC - Tue, 2014-09-16 16:18
World War Two records reveal the existence of a glamorous female secret agent whose job was to see if other agents could keep their mouths shut.

VIDEO: Examining a rare colossal squid

BBC - Tue, 2014-09-16 16:18
Scientists have had the extremely rare chance to examine an intact colossal squid after it was accidentally caught in the Antarctic, as Mauricio Olmedo-Perez reports

VIDEO: Last of the castanet makers?

BBC - Tue, 2014-09-16 15:30
Keeping the sound of Spain's clacking castanets alive

Liverpool 'have a lot to learn'

BBC - Tue, 2014-09-16 15:28
Steven Gerrard admits Liverpool must improve to progress in the Champions League after his late penalty saw off Ludogorets.

The PoW who built a $180m business

BBC - Tue, 2014-09-16 15:28
The US prisoner of war who built a $180m company

Five bugs that lurk in changing rooms

BBC - Tue, 2014-09-16 15:25
Five bugs that lurk in changing rooms

VIDEO: Mexico's earthquake 'moles'

BBC - Tue, 2014-09-16 15:21
The aftermath of the 1985 Mexico City earthquake saw the founding of the elite rescue group Los Topos or 'The Moles'

Golding Flies classic marks 60 years

BBC - Tue, 2014-09-16 15:19
Why Lord of the Flies holds true 60 years on

The freedivers who swim with whales

BBC - Tue, 2014-09-16 15:16
The freedivers risking their lives to swim with whales

VIDEO: Lasers deliver brighter 3D films

BBC - Tue, 2014-09-16 15:16
BBC Click looks at a new laser projector that promises to deliver brighter and clearer pictures.

How do jobs fit into the referendum debate?

BBC - Tue, 2014-09-16 15:11
How do jobs fit into the referendum debate?

Wenger urges patience over Welbeck

BBC - Tue, 2014-09-16 15:07
Boss Arsene Wenger says Arsenal must "be patient" with Danny Welbeck after his costly miss at Borussia Dortmund.

Chief executives face pay overhaul

BBC - Tue, 2014-09-16 15:06
Bosses of UK listed companies could see their pay packages overhauled under new rules from the Financial Reporting Council (FRC).

VIDEO: Nasa announces manned space missions

BBC - Tue, 2014-09-16 15:00
The US space agency Nasa has chosen Boeing and SpaceX to build a new generation of spaceships to carry astronauts to the International Space Station.

Tidal turbine firm signs power deal

BBC - Tue, 2014-09-16 14:54
The developers of a tidal energy scheme in the Pentland Firth sign a deal to sell electricity generated by the project.

Pennsylvania police 'killer' named

BBC - Tue, 2014-09-16 14:49
Pennsylvania State Police identify a suspect in the killing of one state trooper and the wounding of another on Friday.
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