International News

How easy is it to push a plane?

BBC - Thu, 2014-11-27 08:39
Airline passengers in Siberia had to get out and push.

O'Sullivan may withdraw from UK

BBC - Thu, 2014-11-27 08:35
Ronnie O'Sullivan says he may have to pull out of the UK Championship after breaking his ankle while running.

Brazil legend Pele in hospital

BBC - Thu, 2014-11-27 08:33
Brazil legend Pele is transferred to a special care unit in Sao Paulo following treatment for a urinary infection.

VIDEO: City gives away last Christmas tree

BBC - Thu, 2014-11-27 08:27
The last Christmas tree in the Norwegian city of Stavanger is about to go on display in the centre of Aberdeen.

VIDEO: Hail storm causes chaos in Brisbane

BBC - Thu, 2014-11-27 08:15
A powerful storm cut power to tens of thousands of homes and businesses in Brisbane, Australia, bringing "golf ball-sized" hailstones with it.

List of blocked piracy sites doubles

BBC - Thu, 2014-11-27 08:10
The High Court bans a further 53 piracy sites, more than doubling the number that the UK's leading net providers must block.

Ex-GCHQ boss warns on phone biometrics

BBC - Thu, 2014-11-27 07:59
Mobile devices using biometric data should be better designed to protect security and privacy, according to the former head of GCHQ, Sir John Adye.

How much will the chancellor give the NHS?

BBC - Thu, 2014-11-27 07:48
Will be £1.5bn or could it be £2bn? That's the debate around the higher echelons of the NHS in England as they await Chancellor George Osborne's Autumn Statement next week.

Woman wins £337m in divorce case

BBC - Thu, 2014-11-27 07:41
The American wife of London financier Sir Chris Hohn, Jamie Cooper-Hohn, is awarded £337m by a High Court judge in a divorce case.

Body parts killer guilty of murder

BBC - Thu, 2014-11-27 07:38
A man who stabbed his father to death and put his dismembered body into storage boxes, which he used as a TV stand, is convicted of murder.

US race relations: Six statistics

BBC - Thu, 2014-11-27 07:33
Six statistics that shed a little more light on the state of race relations in the US, following the shooting of black teenager Michael Brown.

Scottish Widows to cut 130 jobs

BBC - Thu, 2014-11-27 07:31
Scottish Widows is to cut 130 jobs across the UK as part of a restructuring of its pensions and investments businesses.

Wigan chairman Whelan charged by FA

BBC - Thu, 2014-11-27 07:31
Wigan chairman Dave Whelan is charged by the Football Association over comments he made about Jewish and Chinese people.

Peter Kay brings back Phoenix Nights

BBC - Thu, 2014-11-27 07:29
Peter Kay is bringing back his hit TV show Phoenix Nights for two live shows in aid of Comic Relief.

India troops in Kashmir gun battle

BBC - Thu, 2014-11-27 07:22
At least 10 people are killed in a gun battle between Indian troops and suspected Pakistani militants in the disputed territory of Kashmir.

Engineering firm plans 140 job cuts

BBC - Thu, 2014-11-27 07:13
The US engineering firm Caterpillar is planning to cut 140 jobs across its Northern Ireland operations, according to a trade union.

'It wasn't care, it was like hell'

BBC - Thu, 2014-11-27 06:59
The story of one victim of paedophile care home boss

Terminally ill woman settles claim

BBC - Thu, 2014-11-27 06:45
A terminally ill mother-of-two who said she would have been cured of her cancer had she been diagnosed earlier settles her case.

Mitchell loses 'plebgate' libel case

BBC - Thu, 2014-11-27 06:41
A judge ruling in Andrew Mitchell's High Court libel action says he is satisfied the MP used the word "pleb".

Ukraine in anti-corruption pledge

BBC - Thu, 2014-11-27 06:41
Ukraine's new parliament meets for the first time, as the president says he intends to nominate a foreigner to lead the country's anti-corruption efforts.