International News

New city rail station plans unveiled

BBC - Tue, 2015-07-28 02:29
Fresh plans are drawn up for the biggest transformation of Cardiff Central railway station since it was built in the 1850s.

VIDEO: Obama addresses African Union

BBC - Tue, 2015-07-28 02:25
US President Barack Obama addresses the African Union in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, on the last day of his trip to East Africa.

When is a woman not woman enough?

BBC - Tue, 2015-07-28 02:14
Indian sprinter Dutee Chand has been cleared to run again but she is collateral damage in a scientific dispute, writes Matt Slater.

Suspected Mers cases prove negative

BBC - Tue, 2015-07-28 01:55
Two people who triggered closure of Manchester Royal Infirmary's casualty unit test negative for Mers virus.

Platini to run for Fifa presidency

BBC - Tue, 2015-07-28 01:37
Uefa president Michel Platini will announce later this week he wants to be the next president of Fifa, the BBC learns.

VIDEO: 'Mass grave' at Colombia landfill site

BBC - Tue, 2015-07-28 01:36
Forensic experts in Colombia have begun a search for hundreds of bodies at a landfill site, believed to be one of the largest urban mass graves in the world, as Natalio Cosoy reports.

Migrants disrupt cross-Channel trains

BBC - Tue, 2015-07-28 01:27
Passengers on Eurotunnel day trips to France are advised to postpone their journey if they can following further disruption.

Policemen die in Bahrain bomb blast

BBC - Tue, 2015-07-28 01:16
Two policemen die and six others are injured in a "terrorist bomb attack" on the island of Sitrah in Bahrain, the government says.

Bin lorry may have reached 25mph

BBC - Tue, 2015-07-28 01:13
The bin lorry which crashed in Glasgow killing six people may have reached a speed of 25mph as it hit pedestrians, a fatal accident inquiry hears.

Ex-SA & Notts all-rounder Rice dies

BBC - Tue, 2015-07-28 01:12
Former South Africa and Nottinghamshire all-rounder and captain Clive Rice dies at the age of 66.

Police 'may not attend' burglaries

BBC - Tue, 2015-07-28 01:11
The public should not expect to see a police officer after crimes such as burglary, the head of the new National Police Chiefs' Council tells the BBC.

UK economic growth picks up to 0.7%

BBC - Tue, 2015-07-28 01:10
UK economic growth accelerated to 0.7% in the second quarter of the year, helped by a big jump in oil and gas production.

Gaddafi's son sentenced to death

BBC - Tue, 2015-07-28 01:07
A court in Libya sentences Col Muammar Gaddafi's son, Saif al-Islam, and eight others to death over war crimes linked to the 2011 revolution.

'Bedroom tax' cash help urged by AMs

BBC - Tue, 2015-07-28 01:06
Social housing tenants hit by the so-called bedroom tax should get more financial help from the Welsh government, AMs say.

Ennis-Hill available for Worlds

BBC - Tue, 2015-07-28 01:02
Olympic champion Jessica Ennis-Hill says she is available to compete in the World Athletics Championships in August.

VIDEO: Oldest Pict fort found on sea stack

BBC - Tue, 2015-07-28 00:56
Archaeologists say a Pictish fort uncovered during a dig near Stonehaven is the oldest in Scotland.

EU good at problem solving - Hill

BBC - Tue, 2015-07-28 00:51
The European Union is "very effective" at solving problems, Britain's top official in Brussels says, amid reports members are becoming more receptive to UK demands to renegotiate its membership.

A deadly trail of polonium

BBC - Tue, 2015-07-28 00:44
How radioactive material was left on Tube and planes

The country where disabled people are beaten and chained

BBC - Tue, 2015-07-28 00:38
The disabled people who are beaten and chained

EU satellite gears up for data flood

BBC - Tue, 2015-07-28 00:35
Europe's Sentinel-2a satellite, which will "carpet map" the Earth's land surface day-in, day-out, is on course to go into full operation in early or mid-October.