International News

Three arrested after terror raids

BBC - Mon, 2015-06-08 23:25
Two men aged 21 and 27, and one woman aged 21 are arrested in Walsall, West Midlands, on suspicion of Syria related terrorism offences after a police operation.

Protest at Texas police gun incident

BBC - Mon, 2015-06-08 23:16
Close to 800 people march through the city of McKinney near Dallas after a video showed a police officer pointing his gun at black teenagers.

Stroke patients tricked into health

BBC - Mon, 2015-06-08 23:12
Virtual reality could help stroke patients recover by "tricking" them into thinking their affected limb is more accurate than it really is, researchers find.

Nuns survive three days in lift

BBC - Mon, 2015-06-08 23:02
Nuns from Ireland and New Zealand are rescued from a lift in Rome by a cleaner after being trapped for three days without food and water.

Tuesday's gossip column

BBC - Mon, 2015-06-08 22:40
Juventus eye Manchester United striker Van Persie, West Ham to appoint Bilic, Cech encourages Arsenal, plus more.

Stars sign letter to save BBC Three

BBC - Mon, 2015-06-08 22:40
Hundreds of celebrities including Daniel Radcliffe, Olivia Colman and Jack Whitehall sign a letter calling for an end to the plans to move BBC Three online.

First Minister guests on comedy show

BBC - Mon, 2015-06-08 22:31
First Minister Nicola Sturgeon appears on The Daily Show, one of American television's top chat shows.

VIDEO: Sick of nuisance calls? Report them

BBC - Mon, 2015-06-08 22:08
The consumer rights group Which is urging people who get fed up by cold callers and nuisance text messages to register their complaints officially.

'EU exit would threaten UK jobs'

BBC - Mon, 2015-06-08 22:00
The UK's withdrawal from the European Union (EU) would threaten jobs and harm its economy, a major recruitment firm says.

India police kill '12 Maoist rebels'

BBC - Mon, 2015-06-08 21:55
Police in the eastern Indian state of Jharkhand say they have killed at least 12 suspected Maoist rebels in a clash.

Care probe over woman left on floor

BBC - Mon, 2015-06-08 21:34
A care company is under scrutiny after it left a 92-year-old woman alone on the floor when she fell.

Eco-car investment fuels jobs hope

BBC - Mon, 2015-06-08 21:33
Hundreds of jobs could be created in Wales if a project to develop a lightweight, hydrogen-fuelled car in Powys takes off.

China shooting leaves four dead

BBC - Mon, 2015-06-08 21:25
Three people and a suspected gunman are killed and five injured in a shooting in a village in China's Hebei province, state media report.

Funeral due of boy 'tricked online'

BBC - Mon, 2015-06-08 20:58
The funeral of a schoolboy understood to have taken his own life after being tricked into posting images on a social networking site is to be held later.

Remembering the last raid on Nazi Germany

BBC - Mon, 2015-06-08 20:29
Photo brings memories of last bombing raid on Nazi Germany

HSBC to cut 20,000 jobs globally

BBC - Mon, 2015-06-08 20:28
HSBC, Europe's biggest bank, says it is planning to cut 20,000 jobs around the world in its retail and investment banking units.

UN presents Libya 'unity' plan

BBC - Mon, 2015-06-08 20:16
The UN presents a draft proposal for a Libyan unity government to warring factions in an attempt to stabilise the conflict-torn country.

Who will run the Select Committees?

BBC - Mon, 2015-06-08 19:53
With the Commons committee system gaining in influence, the race to chair them is intense, says Mark D'Arcy.

VIDEO: Failure for Nasa 'flying saucer' test

BBC - Mon, 2015-06-08 19:47
A parachute has failed during a Nasa test of new technology for landing larger spacecraft and eventually astronauts on Mars.

Snoop Dogg sues beer firm over sale

BBC - Mon, 2015-06-08 19:36
US rapper Snoop Dogg sues beer-maker Pabst Brewing, saying the firm owes him money from the sale of the company and its beer line last year.