International News

VIDEO: Moment Ashya's parents released

BBC - Tue, 2014-09-02 13:19
Ashya King's parents have been freed from a Spanish jail, following their arrest on Saturday.

Viewpoint: How to make Afghan army sustainable

BBC - Tue, 2014-09-02 13:11
Nato's role in making the Afghan army sustainable

VIDEO: Ashya parents 'just want to see him'

BBC - Tue, 2014-09-02 13:09
Ashya King's parents have freed from custody in Spain after UK prosecutors withdrew a European arrest warrant.

Ashya's parents freed from prison

BBC - Tue, 2014-09-02 12:54
The parents of Ashya King are released from prison in Spain after UK prosecutors withdrew a European arrest warrant.

VIDEO: Video shows Ukraine soldiers 'abuse'

BBC - Tue, 2014-09-02 12:12
Ukraine's defence minister has accused Russia of launching a "great war" that could claim tens of thousands of lives.

Referendum race 'may have got tighter'

BBC - Tue, 2014-09-02 12:09
Referendum race 'may just have got tighter'

Celebrity leaks 'no breach' - Apple

BBC - Tue, 2014-09-02 11:49
The leaking of intimate photos of celebrities from iCloud accounts was due to a theft of log-in information, not a security breach, says Apple.

AUDIO: Tornado sweeps children away in tent

BBC - Tue, 2014-09-02 11:40
A father of three describes how his children were swept away in a tent when a mini-tornado struck their campsite.

England 'must review Cook ODI role'

BBC - Tue, 2014-09-02 11:24
Alastair Cook's priority should be captaining England to Ashes success in 2015, says BBC cricket correspondent Jonathan Agnew.

VIDEO: Escaped Ebola patient recaptured

BBC - Tue, 2014-09-02 11:23
The recapture of an escaped Ebola patient in Liberia has raised fears that West African countries are struggling to contain the outbreak.

VIDEO: 'Boris Island' airport plan rejected

BBC - Tue, 2014-09-02 11:13
A plan for an island airport in the Thames Estuary, dubbed "Boris Island" after London's mayor Boris Johnson, is rejected by the commission looking into the UK's airport needs.

Nicaragua suspends search for miners

BBC - Tue, 2014-09-02 10:46
Rescue teams in Nicaragua suspend efforts to locate seven men trapped by a cave-in at a gold mine in a remote region in the north of the country.

Laptop sales soar before university

BBC - Tue, 2014-09-02 10:38
The surge in sales of laptops for students getting ready to start university has become like a "mini-Christmas", say leading retailers.

Mass escape from juvenile US prison

BBC - Tue, 2014-09-02 10:35
More than 30 teenagers held at a juvenile detention centre in Tennessee escape by crawling through a fence and nine are still being sought.

AUDIO: 'This should never have happened'

BBC - Tue, 2014-09-02 10:28
A friend of journalist Steven Sotloff, who has apparently been killed by Islamic State militants, says the UK and US need to start negotiating for hostages.

Monkey leaders have different brains

BBC - Tue, 2014-09-02 10:16
Neuroscientists discover that primate brains show consistent differences according social status

EU's Mogherini calls for Nato muscle

BBC - Tue, 2014-09-02 09:48
Nato must back words with actions to reassure countries bordering on Russia, the EU's new foreign affairs chief says.

Police 'incompetence' over Sir Cliff

BBC - Tue, 2014-09-02 09:42
South Yorkshire Police are accused of "sheer incompetence" by MPs in the way they dealt with the BBC over a search of Sir Cliff Richard's home.

Gamers take a stand against misogyny

BBC - Tue, 2014-09-02 09:35
Thousands have signed an open letter demanding change after a female video blogger received death threats.

Cook will not quit as ODI skipper

BBC - Tue, 2014-09-02 09:28
Alastair Cook says he will not stand down as England one-day captain despite the series defeat by India.