National / International News

Russia's most daring theatre company

BBC - Wed, 2015-04-15 15:12
How far can Russia's most daring theatre company go?

Is football failing black managers?

BBC - Wed, 2015-04-15 15:11
John Barnes says black managers don't get second chances, Viv Anderson thinks he will be dead before a black man manages England. Are they right?

'I had to nutmeg Luiz' says Suarez

BBC - Wed, 2015-04-15 15:11
Barcelona striker Luis Suarez says he had no option but to nutmeg David Luiz twice during his side's superb 3-1 win against Paris St-Germain.

VIDEO: Banana Bus: On board with Lib Dems

BBC - Wed, 2015-04-15 15:05
Chris Buckler is travelling with the Lib Dems on their big banana-coloured campaign bus, and shared this taste of life on the road.

Working for Man Utd's billionaire owners

BBC - Wed, 2015-04-15 15:04
Working for Man Utd's secretive owners

Women's sportswear sales gather pace

BBC - Wed, 2015-04-15 15:02
Why sales of women's sportswear are rising

Opposition leaders set for debate

BBC - Wed, 2015-04-15 15:00
The leaders of five of Westminster's opposition parties will appear in a live televised general election debate later.

Do we have more energy than we can burn?

BBC - Wed, 2015-04-15 15:00
Why energy companies may be worth less than they think

VIDEO: Lib Dems and UKIP: Manifestos in song

BBC - Wed, 2015-04-15 14:56
Comedian Jake Yapp closes BBC Newsnight programme with his musical rendition of the Lib Dems and UKIP election manifestos.

US trial over Chile singer's killing

BBC - Wed, 2015-04-15 14:52
A US judge orders a former Chilean army officer face trial in connection with the killing of folk singer Victor Jara as the military regime took power.

Ukraine ex-president ally found dead

BBC - Wed, 2015-04-15 14:39
A Ukrainian opposition politician is found dead in Kiev - the latest supporter of the former government to have died in suspicious circumstances.

VIDEO: Who actually reads an election manifesto?

BBC - Wed, 2015-04-15 14:39
The political parties have been launching their election manifestos, but do voters read them? BBC Newsnight's Emily Maitlis has been finding out.

Nut So Fast, Kind Bars: FDA Smacks Snacks On Health Claims

NPR News - Wed, 2015-04-15 14:37

The FDA has issued a warning letter to Kind about the labeling of its fruit-and-nut snack bars. It argues that the bars contain too much fat to bear the label "healthy" printed on the wrapper.

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How to register to vote

BBC - Wed, 2015-04-15 14:35
The deadline to register to vote in the UK's general election is 20 April. Here's how to register.

'Submarine towed fishing trawler'

BBC - Wed, 2015-04-15 14:08
The skipper of a fishing trawler says the boat was towed by a submarine 18 miles off the coast of Ardglass, County Down, on Wednesday afternoon.

GM protected from switch lawsuits

BBC - Wed, 2015-04-15 14:00
A judge rules that General Motors is protected from dozens of lawsuits over faulty ignitions switches as a result of its 2009 bankruptcy filing.

Nottingham Forest 1-3 Watford

BBC - Wed, 2015-04-15 13:59
Watford go level on points with second-placed Norwich in the Championship after a comprehensive win at Nottingham Forest.

Street Food No More: Bug Snacks Move To Store Shelves In Thailand

NPR News - Wed, 2015-04-15 13:52

Many Thais, and others around the world, eat insects. An entrepreneur is trying to grow the market in Thailand by bringing deep-fried insects off the street and into convenience and gourmet shops.

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England extend lead over West Indies

BBC - Wed, 2015-04-15 13:36
England recover from another top-order collapse to move into a dominant position in the first Test against West Indies.

VIDEO: What Russians want to ask Putin

BBC - Wed, 2015-04-15 13:27
Russian President Vladimir Putin holds his annual phone in on Thursday. Over a million people have already submitted questions.