National / International News

Careers advice warning to schools

BBC - Mon, 2014-05-19 21:56
Careers advice for pupils in Wales is out of date, too generic and comes too late, especially for those leaving aged 16, school inspectors claim.

Several hurt in major crash on M74

BBC - Mon, 2014-05-19 21:24
Several people have been injured, three of them seriously, in a crash on the M74 involving six cars and two lorries.

Life on street 'claiming lives'

BBC - Mon, 2014-05-19 21:01
At least five homeless people have died in Belfast since the start of the year, say a homeless charity.

Abu Hamza guilty and Van Gaal's pledge - the papers

BBC - Mon, 2014-05-19 21:01
The US terror conviction of radical Muslim cleric Abu Hamza al-Masri features on the front pages with new Man Utd boss Louis van Gaal dominating the back pages.

Victim support head loses job

BBC - Mon, 2014-05-19 20:56
The head of victim support in Northern Ireland loses her job after complaints by current and former staff about how they were treated at work.

Wrongfully jailed man gets apology

BBC - Mon, 2014-05-19 20:39
A man who spent 17 years behind bars wrongfully convicted of attempted rape receives an apology from a body set up to examine miscarriages of justice.

VIDEO: Photos challenge stereotypes of women

BBC - Mon, 2014-05-19 19:24
Getty Images and release a collection of stock photos that challenge gender stereotypes and offer an empowered vision of modern women and girls.

Lviv: 'We never left Europe'

BBC - Mon, 2014-05-19 17:35
Western Ukrainians are longing for fresh start

Do brains predetermine our politics?

BBC - Mon, 2014-05-19 17:22
Does brain structure decide the way we vote?

GoPro plans US stock market listing

BBC - Mon, 2014-05-19 16:44
Wearable camera-maker GoPro plans to sell shares in the US with proceeds to go towards repaying debt and future acquisitions.

Why Mediterranean diet is 'healthy'

BBC - Mon, 2014-05-19 16:42
The combination of olive oil and leafy green salad or vegetables gives the Mediterranean diet its healthy edge, say scientists.

Youth football contracts probed

BBC - Mon, 2014-05-19 16:37
MSPs are to examine claims that contracts given to youth football players in Scotland are unfair and could breach human rights regulations.

Prostate cancer 'linked to sex bug'

BBC - Mon, 2014-05-19 16:37
A sexually transmitted infection may trigger prostate cancer in men, say scientists who have studied the pathogen in question, but experts say proof is still lacking.

Kirk to debate Scottish independence

BBC - Mon, 2014-05-19 16:34
The Church of Scotland is to debate the question of Scottish independence ahead of September's referendum.

Syria war crimes moves gains backing

BBC - Mon, 2014-05-19 16:16
Nearly 60 countries led by Switzerland express support for a proposal to refer the conflict in Syria to the International Criminal Court (ICC).

VIDEO: App gives check-up to cats and dogs

BBC - Mon, 2014-05-19 16:10
App promises to catch pet problems before symptoms appear

What has the European Parliament done for business?

BBC - Mon, 2014-05-19 15:58
What do businesses want from the European Parliament?

UK overseas wildlife 'needs protection'

BBC - Mon, 2014-05-19 15:49
Some 90% of unique British species are found in overseas territories, and more needs to be done to protect their threatened species, the RSPB says.

Baby mammoth goes on display in UK

BBC - Mon, 2014-05-19 15:45
A perfectly preserved baby mammoth which died 42,000 years ago has been unveiled at the Natural History Museum in London.

D-Wave: Is $15m machine a glimpse of future computing?

BBC - Mon, 2014-05-19 15:37
Is $15m machine a glimpse of future computing?

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