National / International News

Hezbollah plans attacks in Syria

BBC - Tue, 2015-05-05 15:59
Hezbollah leader Hassan Nasrallah says his Lebanon-based Shia group will attack Sunni al-Nusra Front militants on the Syrian side of the border.

Helicopter to remove plane wreckage

BBC - Tue, 2015-05-05 15:56
A Chinook helicopter is due to assist with efforts to remove the wreckage of a small plane which crashed on a Perthshire hillside on Sunday.

Alcohol price case at European court

BBC - Tue, 2015-05-05 15:53
Plans for a minimum price for alcohol in Scotland are due to be heard by judges at the European Court of Justice in Luxembourg.

Final day of campaigning in Scotland

BBC - Tue, 2015-05-05 15:52
Politicians will be campaigning across the country in the final push for Scottish votes before polling begins.

Tornado as storms hit north Germany

BBC - Tue, 2015-05-05 15:51
Violent storms sweep northern Germany, triggering a tornado that hit a small town and leaving one person dead in Hamburg.

VIDEO: Tornado hits northern Germany

BBC - Tue, 2015-05-05 15:50
Violent storms in northern Germany have caused widespread damage, triggering a tornado in a town and leaving one person dead in the city of Hamburg.

A question of artificial intelligence

BBC - Tue, 2015-05-05 15:46
What does the never-ending rise in the power of computers mean for businesses and humans in general?

Is cyber-warfare really that scary?

BBC - Tue, 2015-05-05 15:45
Are fears that cyber-warfare could lead to a new "Pearl Harbor" attack justified, or is the scale of the problem being overhyped?

Evolution of 50 years of pop tracked

BBC - Tue, 2015-05-05 15:34
The evolution of thousands of pop songs spanning from 1960 to 2010 is analysed by scientists.

VIDEO: The day London celebrated end of WW2

BBC - Tue, 2015-05-05 15:33
Reliving London's celebrations on VE Day

Could one man cause a stockmarket crash?

BBC - Tue, 2015-05-05 15:32
Five years after a "flash crash" suddenly wiped nearly a trillion dollars from the US markets, the FBI alleges it was largely due to one man - a financial trader from Hounslow in west London.

VIDEO: Glasses that give drivers 'X-ray vision'

BBC - Tue, 2015-05-05 15:20
Car manufacturer Mini has shown off a pair of glasses that give drivers 'X-ray vision'.

What CAN'T you do in a polling station?

BBC - Tue, 2015-05-05 15:18
What can't you do in a polling station?

The psychology of voting

BBC - Tue, 2015-05-05 15:17
Choosing a prime minister is an emotional business

Getting wet feet for Tuvalu

BBC - Tue, 2015-05-05 15:17
The place where people will queue to get their feet wet

Leaders in last-ditch bid for votes

BBC - Tue, 2015-05-05 15:17
Party leaders and candidates are making a last-ditch grab for votes on the the final day of campaigning before the general election polls open.

Lacking spark? Bale's Real struggles

BBC - Tue, 2015-05-05 15:15
Gareth Bale's performance for Real Madrid is criticised after Juventus build a 2-1 lead in the Champions League semi-final.

Tracking down South Sudan's missing

BBC - Tue, 2015-05-05 15:12
Photo album helping South Sudan refugees find loved ones

Focus on final push in election campaign

BBC - Tue, 2015-05-05 15:11
As the general election campaign approaches its frantic conclusion, the papers cover the final pushes and look ahead to the possible fallout.

NHS trust has most 'never events'

BBC - Tue, 2015-05-05 15:11
A hospital trust at the centre of a police probe into data manipulation had more serious patient safety breaches than any other in England, it emerges.