International News

Row over Nato schools disruption

BBC - Mon, 2014-08-11 10:52
Plans to disrupt opening times of schools in the Vale of Glamorgan during the Nato summit, despite it being held 25 miles away, are criticised.

VIDEO: Child's buggy rolls on to Tube tracks

BBC - Mon, 2014-08-11 10:50
British Transport Police have released CCTV images showing a pushchair with a small child rolling on to the tracks at a London Underground station, moments before a train arrived.

Kenyan men hide from circumcision

BBC - Mon, 2014-08-11 10:44
Men from several ethnic groups in a small town in western Kenya have gone into hiding fearing they will be forcibly circumcised after a spate of attacks.

VIDEO: Surgery for boy born without ears

BBC - Mon, 2014-08-11 10:31
A boy who was born without ears has had a pair created from his ribs.

Buzzfeed receives $50m investment

BBC - Mon, 2014-08-11 10:17
A venture capitalist firm has invested $50m in the internet-media company Buzzfeed to expand coverage and produce more videos.

Boy 'murdered by jealous love rival'

BBC - Mon, 2014-08-11 10:15
A 17-year-old boy was stabbed to death by his girlfriend's former partner, a court hears.

GSK faces bribery claims in Syria

BBC - Mon, 2014-08-11 10:04
The international pharmaceutical giant GlaxoSmithKline faces new claims that it bribed Syrian distributors to increase sales in the country,

Game of Thrones actor dies suddenly

BBC - Mon, 2014-08-11 09:43
Veteran actor JJ Murphy dies after filming his first Game of Thrones scenes.

Mackenzie Crook unearths metal detector sitcom

BBC - Mon, 2014-08-11 09:37
Will Gompertz on Mackenzie Crook's new direction

Brazilians bid $611m for Chiquita

BBC - Mon, 2014-08-11 09:31
Two Brazilian companies make a $611m (£363m) bid for US banana group Chiquita, which had planned to merge with Irish fruit firm Fyffes.

Boy has ears created from ribs

BBC - Mon, 2014-08-11 09:14
A nine-year-old boy who was born without ears has had a pair created from his ribs.

Durkan rejects borehole application

BBC - Mon, 2014-08-11 09:10
Northern Ireland's environment minister rejects an application to drill an exploratory borehole for shale gas in County Fermanagh.

VIDEO: CCTV witness appeal after car crash

BBC - Mon, 2014-08-11 09:05
Police release CCTV of a car crashing into a building in Greater Manchester, badly injuring the driver and narrowly missing two pedestrians.

Cyclist dies after RideLondon event

BBC - Mon, 2014-08-11 08:42
A 36-year-old cyclist dies after collapsing during the RideLondon event through London and Surrey.

Inquest opens on Crete walker death

BBC - Mon, 2014-08-11 08:33
An inquest into the death of Denbigh pensioner Arthur Jones is opened and adjourned.

EU to pay struggling peach growers

BBC - Mon, 2014-08-11 08:31
The EU moves to prop up peach and nectarine growers who are in financial trouble because of bad weather and Russian sanctions.

Ten injured as storm hits dinghies

BBC - Mon, 2014-08-11 08:26
Ten people are injured after a squall hit an international boating event on Strangford Lough in County Down.

Monday's gossip column

BBC - Mon, 2014-08-11 08:25
Man Utd want Angel Di Maria, Arsenal and Tottenham battle for Daniel Agger, Newcastle after Wilfried Zaha, plus more.

Watson wants 'honest' Woods decision

BBC - Mon, 2014-08-11 08:19
United States' Ryder Cup captain Tom Watson expects Tiger Woods to make an "honest" decision on his fitness.

Child in buggy blown on to Tube line

BBC - Mon, 2014-08-11 08:18
A child is rescued after a gust of winds blows a buggy on to Tube tracks at a London Underground station, narrowly avoiding an oncoming train.

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