International News

Drawing what our mouths cannot say

BBC - Thu, 2015-06-11 15:31
The man who can see a city and immediately draw it

US wrestling star Dusty Rhodes dies

BBC - Thu, 2015-06-11 15:25
One of wrestling's biggest stars, Dusty Rhodes, who billed himself as "The American Dream", has died aged 69.

Paraguay ends Conmebol immunity

BBC - Thu, 2015-06-11 15:09
Paraguay ends diplomatic immunity for the offices of South America's Conmebol football association, with top officials facing US corruption charges.

Fears over older people's IT skills

BBC - Thu, 2015-06-11 15:02
A charity warns that the lack of older people taking part in training may leave the UK with a digital skills gap.

No watchdog probe over Orgreave

BBC - Thu, 2015-06-11 15:02
South Yorkshire Police will not be investigated over its handling of violent clashes between miners and officers at Orgreave coking plant in 1984, the police watchdog says.

Roaming Sim card tackles UK notspots

BBC - Thu, 2015-06-11 15:01
A mobile phone service will automatically switch users between networks to ensure they can continue to receive and make calls in dead zones.

The hottest start-up is a factory

BBC - Thu, 2015-06-11 15:01
Why the hottest start up is a factory

The end of wild fish?

BBC - Thu, 2015-06-11 15:01
Can farmed fish meet the world's appetite for seafood?

Network Rail in reliability probe

BBC - Thu, 2015-06-11 15:01
Britain's Rail regulator is to investigate Network Rail's performance accusing the company of delivering poor punctuality and reliability on some of its busiest commuter routes.

VIDEO: Manhunt for NY killers continues

BBC - Thu, 2015-06-11 14:57
Police dogs pick up the scent of two escaped convicts who have been on the run for six days.

Four defining Euro 2016 qualifiers

BBC - Thu, 2015-06-11 14:53
Scotland, Wales, Republic of Ireland & Northern Ireland face crucial qualifying games that could define Euro 2016 fate.

Liverpool reject City Sterling bid

BBC - Thu, 2015-06-11 13:57
Liverpool reject a £25m bid from Manchester City for England forward Raheem Sterling.

Farah 'upbeat' after Salazar scandal

BBC - Thu, 2015-06-11 13:46
Double Olympic champion Mo Farah says he is feeling more positive after his coach Alberto Salazar was embroiled in a doping scandal.

US police face Tamir Rice charges

BBC - Thu, 2015-06-11 13:43
A policeman who shot and killed 12-year-old Tamir Rice in Cleveland, Ohio, should be charged with murder, a judge has ruled.

VIDEO: The Bilderberg meeting in 60 seconds

BBC - Thu, 2015-06-11 13:35
The Bilderberg meeting is a secretive annual conference attended by many of the world's most powerful people.

How two men survived a prison where 12,000 died

BBC - Thu, 2015-06-11 12:52
How two men survived a prison where 12,000 were killed

Twitter chief Costolo steps down

BBC - Thu, 2015-06-11 12:47
Dick Costolo is stepping down as chief executive of Twitter, the company says, while co-founder Jack Dorsey will act as interim chief until a replacement can be found.

New probe into Germanwings crash

BBC - Thu, 2015-06-11 12:43
French prosecutors announce a preliminary investigation into whether manslaughter charges should be brought over the Germanwings plane crash.

E. coli found in hospital kitchen

BBC - Thu, 2015-06-11 12:10
The E. coli bacteria is detected in a kitchen at Craigavon Area Hospital in County Armagh, the Southern Health Trust has confirmed.

VIDEO: Oculus shows off virtual reality kit

BBC - Thu, 2015-06-11 11:54
The BBC's Richard Taylor takes an early look at Oculus' final virtual reality Rift headset and explains how it can be used with the Xbox One.