International News

Fatal fire in Russian shopping centre

BBC - Thu, 2015-03-12 01:46
Five people have died and up to 25 people are feared trapped in rubble after a fire at a shopping centre in the Russian city of Kazan.

India refuses to lift rape film ban

BBC - Thu, 2015-03-12 01:43
A court in India refuses to lift a ban on screening a controversial BBC documentary about the 2012 Delhi gang rape.

IS 'using chlorine gas' in bombs

BBC - Thu, 2015-03-12 01:37
Iraqi officials show the BBC footage, which they say proves Islamic State militants are using chlorine gas in roadside bomb attacks.

Right policies with wrong figures?

BBC - Thu, 2015-03-12 01:19
Can politicians take the right decisions based on the wrong figures?

'I had Chelsea babies around me'

BBC - Thu, 2015-03-12 01:14
Chelsea's players acted like "babies" during Zlatan Ibrahimovic's sending off, the Paris St-Germain striker says.

South Africa ease into last eight

BBC - Thu, 2015-03-12 01:07
AB de Villiers makes 99 as South Africa comfortably defeat United Arab Emirates to reach the World Cup quarter-finals.

Council removing tree-top protesters

BBC - Thu, 2015-03-12 01:06
Enforcement action starts to remove a group of people perched in trees at an allotment for a month in protest over bus route plans.

Flats' two light bulbs 'cost £340'

BBC - Thu, 2015-03-12 00:11
Two outdoor light bulbs cost £340 to change at a block of flats, a landlady says.

Workers 'feel pressure to hide faith'

BBC - Thu, 2015-03-12 00:08
Religious employees feel under pressure to keep their beliefs and faith symbols hidden at work, a watchdog finds.

ITV to buy The Voice producer Talpa

BBC - Thu, 2015-03-12 00:03
ITV has agreed to acquire Dutch TV production company Talpa Media, which makes talent show The Voice, for £355m.

Patients' 'lack of NHS information'

BBC - Wed, 2015-03-11 23:54
Patients in Wales living near the border with England face "a worrying lack of information" about the impact of policy differences on their healthcare, a group of MPs says.

'Unfair' to single out coach Moores

BBC - Wed, 2015-03-11 23:39
Coach Peter Moores should not be singled out for criticism following England's World Cup exit, says his assistant Paul Farbrace.

Morrisons profit worst in eight years

BBC - Wed, 2015-03-11 23:21
Supermarket chain Morrisons reports its worst results in eight years, with pre-tax profits falling by more than half from a year ago.

Access to blocked news sites restored

BBC - Wed, 2015-03-11 23:16
Reporters Without Borders has set up mirrors of websites that are banned in various countries, making them visible once more.

Ferguson police shot during protest

BBC - Wed, 2015-03-11 23:16
Two police officers are shot in Ferguson, a US town hit by riots over the killing of an unarmed black teenager, shortly after the police chief resigns.

VIDEO: 'There was blood on the ground'

BBC - Wed, 2015-03-11 23:07
Reports from the troubled American city of Ferguson say gunfire has been heard at a protest outside the headquarters of the police department.

Sauber lose Van der Garde appeal

BBC - Wed, 2015-03-11 23:03
Sauber fail to overturn a court ruling that says Giedo van der Garde should race for the team at the Australian GP.

VIDEO: Car crash: White House security under scrutiny

BBC - Wed, 2015-03-11 23:01
Two senior US Secret Service agents are under investigation after a car crash at the White House.

Change racial work laws, says Farage

BBC - Wed, 2015-03-11 22:57
UKIP would scrap much of the legislation designed to prevent racial discrimination in work, party leader Nigel Farage says.

Mercedes duo expect 'similar season'

BBC - Wed, 2015-03-11 22:50
Mercedes team-mates Lewis Hamilton and Nico Rosberg expect their 2015 title battle to be as intense as last season.