International News

Jury sent out in nurse murder trial

BBC - Mon, 2015-04-27 05:21
The jury in the trial of Victorino Chua, the nurse accused of murdering three patients and poisoning 18 others, retires to consider its verdict.

Smartphones pack huge batteries

BBC - Mon, 2015-04-27 05:20
New smartphones from Lenovo and Acer feature much bigger batteries than is the norm for a handset.

VIDEO: Kidnapped women speak about ordeal

BBC - Mon, 2015-04-27 05:11
Gina DeJesus and Amanda Berry have given their first British TV interview to Newsnight's Kirsty Wark.

Poldark finale seen by 5.9 million

BBC - Mon, 2015-04-27 05:06
The series finale of BBC One's costume drama re-make Poldark is watched by 5.9 million people, just over a quarter of the TV audience.

Missing Newry earthquake man 'alive'

BBC - Mon, 2015-04-27 04:52
A County Down man reported missing in Nepal after an earthquake is alive, according to a Red Cross website.

Williams not worried by £42.5m loss

BBC - Mon, 2015-04-27 04:48
Williams announce a loss of £42.5m in 2014, blaming the deficit on a "hangover" from the team's ninth-placed finish in 2013.

Midwife admits baby death 'mistakes'

BBC - Mon, 2015-04-27 04:28
A former midwife at Furness General Hospital in Cumbria admits "making mistakes" which contributed to the deaths of two babies.

Jobs blow as paper maker collapses

BBC - Mon, 2015-04-27 04:27
Fife-based paper maker Tullis Russell goes into administration with the loss of 325 jobs, and putting a further 149 at risk.

Winning is in our DNA - Nick Clegg

BBC - Mon, 2015-04-27 04:21
Nick Clegg disputes predictions in the polls that the Liberal Democrats will lose several seats at the election and said that winning was in his party's DNA.

Shake-up plan hits Deutsche shares

BBC - Mon, 2015-04-27 04:20
Deutsche Bank shares fall after it unveils a plan to cut costs by €3.5bn (£2.5bn) and sell off its Postbank business.

Algeria's extremely close title race

BBC - Mon, 2015-04-27 04:20
In Algeria's Ligue 1, only 11 points separate all 16 clubs with just four games still to play.

Nepal quake aid effort stepped up

BBC - Mon, 2015-04-27 04:13
International efforts to bring aid to Nepal are stepped up as the death toll from Saturday's devastating earthquake reaches 3,726.

Bruce Jenner: why are some people painting their nails?

BBC - Mon, 2015-04-27 04:09
How people are coming out in support of transgender Bruce Jenner

Bridge 'more a sport than shooting'

BBC - Mon, 2015-04-27 04:05
The card game Bridge is "arguably" a sport and could qualify for lottery funding, a High Court judge finds.

Pepsi to ditch artificial sweetener

BBC - Mon, 2015-04-27 03:59
A controversial artificial sweetener is being removed from Diet Pepsi in the US following consumer concerns about its safety.

Real best team in world - Hernandez

BBC - Mon, 2015-04-27 03:54
Manchester United's Javier Hernandez says his loan club Real Madrid are the "best team in the world".

How are climbers being evacuated from Everest?

BBC - Mon, 2015-04-27 03:53
Rescue teams are racing to get to climbers who survived avalanches on Mount Everest after Nepal's earthquake before their supplies run out.

Serious fire in Londonderry

BBC - Mon, 2015-04-27 03:46
Police and Fire crews are dealing with a serious fire at De Burgh Square in Londonderry.

Motorists warned on car hire abroad

BBC - Mon, 2015-04-27 03:45
Motorists going abroad after 8 June are being warned they will need to take a special code with them if they want to hire a car.

VIDEO: Man rescued two days after quake

BBC - Mon, 2015-04-27 03:34
A team of Turkish rescue workers have pulled a man alive from the rubble of a building in Kathmandu, two days after the earthquake