International News

Scottish campaigns target key voters

BBC - Sat, 2014-09-13 20:37
Both sides in the referendum debate say they are working for every vote on the final weekend before Scotland goes to the polls.

Merkel to speak out on anti-Semitism

BBC - Sat, 2014-09-13 20:21
German Chancellor Angela Merkel is to speak in Berlin at a mass rally against anti-Semitism, amid a sharp rise in attacks on the Jewish community.

Law to set out crime victims' rights

BBC - Sat, 2014-09-13 20:07
The rights of victims of crime in England and Wales are to be enshrined in law, the justice secretary says.

Swedish voters set to go to polls

BBC - Sat, 2014-09-13 20:06
Sweden is set to vote in its parliamentary election, with opinion polls suggesting the Social Democrats may regain power.

Liberia's 'Ebola absentees' sacked

BBC - Sat, 2014-09-13 19:17
Liberian President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf sacks 10 government officials who are "out of the country without an excuse," amid a national Ebola crisis.

Ban on shark trade comes into force

BBC - Sat, 2014-09-13 18:52
In a significant step forward for shark conservation, all trade in five named species is to be regulated from today.

Social care access 'limited for many'

BBC - Sat, 2014-09-13 18:44
Almost 90% of councils in England are now only offering social care to those whose needs are deemed substantial or critical, according to the Association of Directors of Adult Social Services.

Ferry sinks in central Philippines

BBC - Sat, 2014-09-13 17:58
At least 100 people are rescued after a ferry sinks in bad weather in the central Philippines, but an unknown number are missing.

Corinthians fans told to end abuse

BBC - Sat, 2014-09-13 16:33
Brazilian football club, Corinthians, ask fans to behave or risk being targeted by the sports justice tribunal.

The changing face of Chinese adverts

BBC - Sat, 2014-09-13 15:48
Foreign actors chart evolution of Chinese ads

The memory of hell among the sunflowers

BBC - Sat, 2014-09-13 15:43
How MH17 was a watershed for those who saw the crash site

VIDEO: Africa Beats: M.anifest

BBC - Sat, 2014-09-13 15:28
Ghana rapper tackles his "ridiculously" inspiring homeland

Alien species making England home

BBC - Sat, 2014-09-13 15:11
Why do terrapins live in canals?

Oxford hosts photography festival

BBC - Sat, 2014-09-13 15:06
Oxford's first international photography festival

Pardew under pressure - Shearer

BBC - Sat, 2014-09-13 15:03
Alan Pardew is under pressure as Newcastle boss after their 4-0 loss at Southampton, says former striker Alan Shearer.

VIDEO: Facelift for Rome's Trevi fountain

BBC - Sat, 2014-09-13 15:02
With Rome's famous Trevi Fountain turned off for a facelift, Alan Johnston gets a rare close-up look at its ornate stonework.

McIlroy joint leader at Tour finale

BBC - Sat, 2014-09-13 14:46
Rory McIlroy joins Billy Horschel in the lead after shooting a third-round 67 in the Tour Championship in Atlanta.

US Navy calls off search for pilot

BBC - Sat, 2014-09-13 14:11
The US Navy calls off its search for the one pilot still missing after two jets crashed over the western Pacific on Friday, a spokesman says.

Scottish expats and the referendum

BBC - Sat, 2014-09-13 13:58
How do those 7,000 miles from home feel about the referendum?

NI Orangemen at Scots Union march

BBC - Sat, 2014-09-13 12:45
Members of the Orange Order and bandsmen from Northern Ireland join a pro-Union rally in Edinburgh, with just days to go until the Scottish independence referendum.