International News

The eight tribes of vinyl collector

BBC - Fri, 2014-04-18 17:29
The 8 tribes of people who keep buying records

Shannon Airport: A curious history of celebrity visitors

BBC - Fri, 2014-04-18 17:26
The airport that hosted a roll-call of presidents

10 things we didn't know last week

BBC - Fri, 2014-04-18 17:17
Rhea birds can be extremely dangerous, and more nuggets from the week's news.

Cheaper stamps if Scots go it alone?

BBC - Fri, 2014-04-18 17:13
Will stamps get cheaper if Scots go it alone?

Ferry disaster captain arrested

BBC - Fri, 2014-04-18 17:13
The captain of a South Korean ferry that sank this week leaving hundreds of people missing is arrested, along with two crew members.

Welby talks of gay marriage struggle

BBC - Fri, 2014-04-18 17:00
The Archbishop of Canterbury speaks of the Church of England's struggle to do "what is right" over the divisive issue of same-sex marriage.

US raises Ukraine pressure on Russia

BBC - Fri, 2014-04-18 16:49
The US threatens tougher economic sanctions if Russia fails to abide by a new international deal to help de-escalate the crisis in Ukraine.

Top 10 Tips: Susanne du Toit

BBC - Fri, 2014-04-18 15:46
Portrait painter Susanne du Toit on being an artist

Highland clans celebrate anniversary

BBC - Fri, 2014-04-18 15:30
Clan members from northern and western Highlands are expected to attend an anniversary celebration in Inverness which will also help mark this year's Homecoming festival.

Airport boss hits out at state aid

BBC - Fri, 2014-04-18 15:28
The chief executive of Edinburgh Airport hits out at state support for other airports for "distorting" competition.

Chlorine: From toxic chemical to household cleaner

BBC - Fri, 2014-04-18 15:26
The element that makes a familiar smell when mixed with urine

VIDEO: Boy in hospital with severe burns

BBC - Fri, 2014-04-18 15:21
A seven-year-old boy is hospital in Aberdeen with serious burns

Week in pictures: 12-18 April 2014

BBC - Fri, 2014-04-18 15:01
The best news photographs from around the world

Pope leads Good Friday services

BBC - Fri, 2014-04-18 14:55
Pope Francis highlights the plight of the poor, elderly and abandoned during the Way of the Cross procession in Rome to mark Good Friday.

I don't know my best team - Sherwood

BBC - Fri, 2014-04-18 14:55
Tottenham manager Tim Sherwood says he has so many players of a similar standard that he is unsure of his best side.

Republican shot dead in west Belfast

BBC - Fri, 2014-04-18 14:12
A prominent dissident republican, Tommy Crossan, has been shot dead in west Belfast.

VIDEO: 'Tug of war' Banksy art in museum

BBC - Fri, 2014-04-18 13:53
The Banksy painting which was controversially removed from a wall in Bristol has gone back on display.

Woodland fire brought under control

BBC - Fri, 2014-04-18 13:39
A large woodland fire threatening properties on the outskirts of Inverness is brought under control.

Harlequins 24-20 Leicester

BBC - Fri, 2014-04-18 13:31
Harlequins keep their play-off hopes alive as Mike Brown's late try secures a narrow victory over Leicester Tigers.

Foreign doctor 'safety fears' - front pages

BBC - Fri, 2014-04-18 12:56
Some papers focus on suggestions foreign-trained doctors are less skilled than British counterparts, while others report on a child said to have caught meningitis from a cat.

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