International News

VIDEO: School bus flips in 1,000 mile snow storm

BBC - Wed, 2014-01-29 05:41
A rare winter storm that stretches 1,000 miles has hit the Deep South of the US.

Caltongate plans get green light

BBC - Wed, 2014-01-29 05:40
Revived plans to develop a derelict gap site in Edinburgh with offices, housing and shops, are approved by councillors.

VIDEO: Calls for miners' strike apologies

BBC - Wed, 2014-01-29 05:38
Labour's Lisa Nandy and the prime minister call for apologies over the 1980s miners' strike when the issues is raised at PMQs about recently-released Cabinet papers.

Yemenia Airways charged over crash

BBC - Wed, 2014-01-29 05:35
France charges Yemenia Airways with manslaughter over a 2009 crash off the Comoros Islands that killed 152 people, judicial sources say.

VIDEO: House of Commons

BBC - Wed, 2014-01-29 05:35
The UK is to give emergency sanctuary to the most vulnerable Syrian refugees, MPs are told.

Malawi $100m corruption trial begins

BBC - Wed, 2014-01-29 05:28
The first two defendants are appearing in court in Malawi's biggest ever corruption trial, which has affected aid payments and outraged the public.

Does post-Lions fatigue favour France?

BBC - Wed, 2014-01-29 05:14
Is there a link between the after-effects of a British & Irish Lions tour and French success in the Six Nations?

Day in pictures: 29 January 2014

BBC - Wed, 2014-01-29 05:10
24 hours of news photos: 29 January

Boy told he was 'product of evil'

BBC - Wed, 2014-01-29 05:09
A priest told a former resident of a children's home in Northern Ireland he was the product of an evil and satanic relationship, an inquiry hears.

UK Madeleine detectives in Portugal

BBC - Wed, 2014-01-29 05:08
British detectives investigating the 2007 disappearance of Madeleine McCann in the Algarve are visiting Portugal, Scotland Yard confirm.

VIDEO: Nick Frost finds new partner

BBC - Wed, 2014-01-29 05:03
Comedian Nick Frost discusses seven hour dance lessons, salsa and his future film plans.

VIDEO: 'Leave them crying out for more'

BBC - Wed, 2014-01-29 04:55
Sainsbury's chief executive Justin King has been talking about his decision to leave after 10 years as boss saying he hopes he leaves "people crying out for more".

Australia beat England in first T20

BBC - Wed, 2014-01-29 04:54
Australia beat England by 13 runs in the first Twenty20 international in Hobart to lead the three-match series.

Marathon bombing cover magazine row

BBC - Wed, 2014-01-29 04:27
A British magazine that copied a cover published in tribute to the Boston marathon bombing victims says it is "truly sorry and embarrassed".

BBC iPlayer requests up a third in 2013

BBC - Wed, 2014-01-29 04:24
Top Gear, Doctor Who and Bad Education helped the BBC iPlayer to a record 3 billion requests in 2013, up 33% on the previous year.

VIDEO: Soap stars arrive for Roache trial

BBC - Wed, 2014-01-29 04:21
Actors from Coronation Street are expected to be called to the witness box at the trial of fellow star William Roache, who is accused of sexual offences.

VIDEO: Your views on keeping sterling

BBC - Wed, 2014-01-29 04:18
People in Edinburgh share their views on the currency that should be used in an independent Scotland.

Court ends Dutch Pirate Bay ban

BBC - Wed, 2014-01-29 04:16
A Dutch appeals court allows local internet providers to restore access to file-sharing site after a three-year ban.

EU acts to curb banks' risky trading

BBC - Wed, 2014-01-29 04:03
Proposals to isolate some of the riskier trading activities by the banking sector are unveiled by the European Commission.

AUDIO: School shames badly parked parents

BBC - Wed, 2014-01-29 03:59
A Northampton head teacher has begun naming and shaming parents who illegally park outside her school.

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