International News

Man dies after being shot by police

BBC - Mon, 2015-08-31 00:06
London police shoot man dead outside property in Enfield after reports of a man threatening to kill.

Kanye to 'run for president'

BBC - Mon, 2015-08-31 00:00
He was given the lifetime achievement award and the other big winner winner was Taylor Swift.

Major gas field given green light

BBC - Sun, 2015-08-30 23:33
Production on the largest new oil and gas field to have been discovered in the North Sea for a decade is approved.

Amal Clooney's dilemma over al-Jazeera trial

BBC - Sun, 2015-08-30 23:18
Lyse Doucet speaks to Amal Clooney and examines the dilemma over how to get al-Jazeera's imprisoned journalists in Egypt freed.

VIDEO: Abbey Road Studios 'to expand'

BBC - Sun, 2015-08-30 22:46
Abbey Road's famous recording studios has been given planning permission for a multi-million pound expansion.

VIDEO: Father returns to quarry where son died

BBC - Sun, 2015-08-30 22:30
Safety experts have issued fresh warnings against swimming in disused quarries due to the dangers of freezing water.

VIDEO: Ebola man's tribute to African colleague

BBC - Sun, 2015-08-30 22:08
The first British healthcare worker who caught and survived Ebola is working as an NHS nurse in the hospital that helped save his life.

VIDEO: Calais ferry 'lifeboat blockade' lifted

BBC - Sun, 2015-08-30 21:37
Ferry services have resumed at the Port of Calais following a fresh protest by former workers of dissolved operator MyFerryLink which caused a night of long delays.

Fish and snake battle caught on film

BBC - Sun, 2015-08-30 21:21
An Australian spear fisherman captures one of the world's most venomous fish and a deadly snake in the middle of a fight for life.

'More male carers needed' for elderly

BBC - Sun, 2015-08-30 21:03
More male carers are needed to look after older people, the Chief Executive of Care England says.

Ebola nurse works at hospital that saved him

BBC - Sun, 2015-08-30 20:02
The first British healthcare worker who caught and survived Ebola is working as an NHS nurse in the hospital that helped save his life.

US horror filmmaker Wes Craven dies

BBC - Sun, 2015-08-30 18:07
US horror film director Wes Craven, creator of the Nightmare on Elm Street and Scream franchises, dies aged 76, US media say.

Chinese shares lead Asia lower

BBC - Sun, 2015-08-30 17:58
Chinese shares are lower on fears of further market volatility and ahead of economic data expected to point to a further economic slowdown.

VIDEO: IS militants 'blow up' Palmyra temple

BBC - Sun, 2015-08-30 17:46
The Islamic State group is reported to have destroyed part of another temple in the ancient Syrian city of Palmyra.

VIDEO: Ragunan Zoo launch a phone app

BBC - Sun, 2015-08-30 17:19
Ragunan Zoo introduces a mobile phone app to navigate the park.

VIDEO: Al-Jazeera trial: Lawyer urges pardon

BBC - Sun, 2015-08-30 17:11
Al-Jazeera journalists Mohamed Fahmy, Baher Mohamed and Peter Greste were each jailed for three years on Saturday for "spreading false news".

VIDEO: Incontinence lingerie on NZ catwalk

BBC - Sun, 2015-08-30 17:09
An unusual show at New Zealand's fashion week - one showing off a new type of lingerie that can be used for incontinence.

EU calls crisis talks on migration

BBC - Sun, 2015-08-30 16:55
The European Union announces emergency talks on its escalating migrant crisis, as record numbers try to enter the bloc by sea or land.

The 'killer tiger shark' of Brighton beach

BBC - Sun, 2015-08-30 16:18
Did a killer shark really attack a man on Brighton beach?

A&E weekend 'scandal', and how to live longer

BBC - Sun, 2015-08-30 16:08
The lack of consultants on weekend duty at Britain's A&E departments, and a simple way to add as much as seven years to your lifespan, are among front-page leads on Bank Holiday Monday.