International News

Four face charges over Paris attacks

BBC - Tue, 2015-01-20 00:47
Four men are to appear before a judge in Paris on suspicion of supporting one of the gunmen behind the Islamist attacks in France that killed 17.

Ex Dragon quits uni over rape claim

BBC - Tue, 2015-01-20 00:46
An original member of TV's Dragons' Den quits as new chancellor of Teesside University after being arrested on suspicion of rape.

In pictures: Corrie's Deirdre

BBC - Tue, 2015-01-20 00:44
Pictures from the career of Anne Kirkbride

VIDEO: Four shots - four dives

BBC - Tue, 2015-01-20 00:30
Squash player, Kanzy El Defrawy, of Egypt, performs a series of diving shots in a desperate bid to win a rally against France's Camille Serme.

Impressive England thrash India

BBC - Tue, 2015-01-20 00:18
Steven Finn and James Anderson lead England to a morale-boosting nine-wicket tri-series win over India in Brisbane.

Will euro QE work?

BBC - Tue, 2015-01-20 00:12
How will we know if eurozone quantitative easing is working?

Rocketing vaccine cost warning

BBC - Tue, 2015-01-20 00:08
The price of life-saving vaccines has skyrocketed leaving some countries struggling to fully immunise children, Medecins Sans Frontieres warns.

Farage predicts NHS insurance debate

BBC - Mon, 2015-01-19 23:48
UKIP leader Nigel Farage says the idea of replacing the NHS with an insurance-based system is "a debate that we're all going to have to return to".

Savers getting raw deal, says FCA

BBC - Mon, 2015-01-19 23:38
Millions of savers are getting a raw deal - particularly from the big High Street banks, the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) has concluded.

U-turn over paramedic hospital ban

BBC - Mon, 2015-01-19 23:15
A whistleblower paramedic, banned from two hospitals in Worcestershire, is given an apology and sees the restrictions lifted.

VIDEO: Dropping Page Three 'positive step'

BBC - Mon, 2015-01-19 23:07
Campaigners against The Sun's pictures of topless models on page three are claiming victory this morning following reports the paper has dropped the feature.

'IS threat' against Japan hostages

BBC - Mon, 2015-01-19 22:55
A video purported to be from Islamic State militants demands $200m (£130m) in return for sparing the lives of two Japanese hostages.

Tuesday's gossip column

BBC - Mon, 2015-01-19 22:46
Man Utd place £50m price tag on David De Gea, Hummels plans to stay put, Fletcher linked with Spain move, plus more.

Police chief to meet MPs over data

BBC - Mon, 2015-01-19 21:59
The chief constable of British Transport Police will appear before MPs over the way the force handles information at its offices in Cardiff.

Private funds 'cannot plug' arts gap

BBC - Mon, 2015-01-19 21:55
One of Wales' most generous donors to the arts says it is not the role of private sponsors to plug the gaps left by cuts in public funds.

Higher cot death risk around smokers

BBC - Mon, 2015-01-19 21:51
Smoking is singled out as posing a particular risk of sudden unexplained infant death, according to study.

Sun 'drops topless Page Three images'

BBC - Mon, 2015-01-19 21:41
The Sun newspaper will no longer feature Page Three pictures of topless women, the Times reports.

Water dispute talks set to resume

BBC - Mon, 2015-01-19 21:16
NI Water is set to resume talks with unions later on Tuesday in a bid to resolve a dispute that left thousands of customers without water.

Trust drops daily 'meals on wheels'

BBC - Mon, 2015-01-19 21:14
A plan by a health trust to halt daily delivery of meals to older people at home is criticised by the SDLP's health spokesman.

£100m to tackle discharge delays

BBC - Mon, 2015-01-19 21:09
Funding of £100m is announced by the Scottish health secretary help tackle the issue of patients stuck waiting to be discharged from hospital.