International News

Politicians, pulpits and God

BBC - Tue, 2014-04-22 08:26
Politicians and their tricky relationship with faith

Jamaica Inn hit by 'sound issues'

BBC - Tue, 2014-04-22 08:17
More than 100 viewers complain BBC period drama Jamaica Inn is "incomprehensible", as many resort to subtitles to understand the dialogue.

Deal to ease tension in the Pacific

BBC - Tue, 2014-04-22 08:15
The United States and countries bordering the Pacific sign a deal to reduce the chance of accidental clashes at sea.

Iranian prisoners' families protest

BBC - Tue, 2014-04-22 08:10
Relatives of Iranian political prisoners allegedly beaten during an inspection last week hold a protest outside President Hassan Rouhani's office.

Father's 'regret' over Hillsborough

BBC - Tue, 2014-04-22 07:55
The father of a 14-year-old boy who was among the 96 Hillsborough victims died believing he had "failed to protect" his son, an inquest hears.

Russian social network founder fired

BBC - Tue, 2014-04-22 07:46
The founder of Russian social network VKontakte says he has been fired and that his site has been taken over by allies of President Putin.

Plan to change fracking trespass law

BBC - Tue, 2014-04-22 07:46
Ministers want to give energy firms the right to run shale gas pipes under private land to kick-start fracking.

Buddha tattoo Briton held in S Lanka

BBC - Tue, 2014-04-22 07:36
The Sri Lankan authorities order the deportation of a British tourist because she has a tattoo of the Buddha on her arm.

VIDEO: PM says migrant job problem 'old'

BBC - Tue, 2014-04-22 07:35
Prime Minister David Cameron says the issue of immigrants coming to the UK to fill vacancies is a problem of "five or ten years ago".

More bodies quit CBI over referendum

BBC - Tue, 2014-04-22 07:31
Five more organisations announce they are leaving the CBI business lobby group over its stance in the Scottish independence debate.

Sacking of Moyes trends worldwide

BBC - Tue, 2014-04-22 07:30
Man Utd's ex- manager trends around the world

The contenders to replace Moyes

BBC - Tue, 2014-04-22 07:29
Who are the contenders to replace Moyes at Man Utd?

UKIP immigration policy - the wife test

BBC - Tue, 2014-04-22 07:25
UKIP immigration policy - the wife test

US urges Russia action on Ukraine

BBC - Tue, 2014-04-22 07:25
US Vice-President Joe Biden, on a visit to Kiev, says Russia must "stop talking and start acting" to defuse the Ukraine crisis.

Rusedski to coach teenager Edmund

BBC - Tue, 2014-04-22 07:11
Former US Open runner-up Greg Rusedski is to coach Britain's highest ranked teenage tennis player Kyle Edmund.

Web pornography 'led to school rape'

BBC - Tue, 2014-04-22 06:55
Internet pornography was likely to be behind the rape of a 10-year-old boy by a fellow pupil in the school toilets, a court is told.

AUDIO: 'Red Knight' O'Neill on Man Utd future

BBC - Tue, 2014-04-22 06:50
Former Goldman Sachs boss Jim O'Neill reflects on why Man Utd's business interests overshadows all other considerations

Woman's death 'no longer suspicious'

BBC - Tue, 2014-04-22 06:46
Police say they are no longer treating the sudden death of a 30-year-old woman in west Belfast at the weekend as suspicious.

New Family Court comes into being

BBC - Tue, 2014-04-22 06:45
A new single Family Court comes into being in England and Wales as ministers pledge to put the welfare of children at the centre of the justice system.

Novartis in $16bn GSK division deal

BBC - Tue, 2014-04-22 06:38
Novartis and GlaxoSmithKline (GSK), two of the world's leading drugmakers, strike a multi-billion-dollar deal to join forces and reshape their businesses.

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