International News

Eckert surprised at Garcia criticism

BBC - Fri, 2014-11-14 03:18
Hans-Joachim Eckert is "surprised" by criticism from Fifa counterpart Michael Garcia over the World Cup corruption report.

Oil price falls 'set to continue'

BBC - Fri, 2014-11-14 03:13
Oil prices are likely to continue falling well into 2015, the International Energy Agency forecasts.

Day in pictures: 14 November 2014

BBC - Fri, 2014-11-14 03:07
24 hours of news images: 14 November

Jagger 'upset' by court disclosure

BBC - Fri, 2014-11-14 03:07
Rolling Stones frontman Mick Jagger is unhappy that confidential medical information was revealed during a court battle over a contested insurance claim

AUDIO: European science 'at a peak'

BBC - Fri, 2014-11-14 03:06
Sir Chris Llewellyn Smith and Dr Jean-Claude Worms debate the reasons behind the success of scientific work in Europe.

AUDIO: Player/conductor role: 'exciting'

BBC - Fri, 2014-11-14 03:02
Julian Rachlin, the newly appointed principal guest conductor of the Royal Northern Sinfonia Orchestra, talks about conducting and playing simultaneously.

Eq Guinea to host 2015 Nations Cup

BBC - Fri, 2014-11-14 02:56
Equatorial Guinea are named as the hosts for the 2015 Africa Cup of Nations, replacing Morocco.

Iraq troops 'push IS from oil town'

BBC - Fri, 2014-11-14 02:52
Iraqi forces have driven out Islamic State fighters from the oil refinery town of Baiji, north of Baghdad, officials say.

VIDEO: G20 protesters bury heads in sand

BBC - Fri, 2014-11-14 02:52
More than 400 people stuck their heads in the sand on Australia's Bondi Beach, to protest at the country's stance on climate change.

Russia sanctions 'undermine trade'

BBC - Fri, 2014-11-14 02:46
Russian President Vladimir Putin says Western sanctions will hurt the global economy and trade agreements, ahead of the G20 summit.

Murray: The other guys got better

BBC - Fri, 2014-11-14 02:45
Andy Murray talks about his harsh lesson from Roger Federer, but hopes any loss of confidence will not affect his best man speech.

Butcher and wife in double death

BBC - Fri, 2014-11-14 02:36
A woman was found dead at home hours after her husband's body was discovered at the foot of a multi-storey car park, the BBC understands.

Four men held over Rangers takeover

BBC - Fri, 2014-11-14 02:31
Four men are detained by police following an investigation into the sale of Rangers Football Club in 2012.

South Africa police scuffle with MPs

BBC - Fri, 2014-11-14 02:17
Riot police in South Africa clash with MPs hours after parliament passed a report absolving the president of using state money to upgrade his private home.

Hagel to unveil nuclear arms reform

BBC - Fri, 2014-11-14 02:16
Defence Secretary Chuck Hagel is to announce a major reform of the United States' nuclear arms management after reviews uncovered major flaws.

Hosie elected SNP deputy leader

BBC - Fri, 2014-11-14 01:59
Stewart Hosie is unveiled as the new deputy leader of the SNP at the party's conference in Perth.

Council 'complacent' before murder

BBC - Fri, 2014-11-14 01:45
A report finds "unacceptable levels of complacency" at a council which failed to help a woman who was later beaten to death.

VIDEO: Leaders gather for G20 summit

BBC - Fri, 2014-11-14 01:17
Leaders of the world's 20 largest economies are gathering in Queensland city of Brisbane for the G20 summit this weekend.

Your pictures: Fireworks

BBC - Fri, 2014-11-14 01:02
Readers' photos on the theme of "fireworks"

Man charged over knifepoint rape

BBC - Fri, 2014-11-14 00:59
A 24-year-old man is charged after a woman was raped at knifepoint at Leith Links in Edinburgh.

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