International News

Minister faces anger over flooding

BBC - Mon, 2014-01-27 08:15
Environment Secretary Owen Paterson faces criticism from farmers in parts of south-west England affected by flooding.

VIDEO: Paxman on why WW1 was so significant

BBC - Mon, 2014-01-27 08:12
School reporters quiz BBC's Paxman on WW1 significance

Labour tax plan bad for UK - Cameron

BBC - Mon, 2014-01-27 08:09
Labour's plan to raise the top rate of income tax to 50p is "politically convenient" but "very bad" for the economy, David Cameron tells business leaders.

'Robocop' brings down watch thief

BBC - Mon, 2014-01-27 08:08
A politician and former detective dubbed "Robocop" tells how he wrestled a suspected watch thief to the ground outside an Edinburgh shop.

Cameron pledges action on red tape

BBC - Mon, 2014-01-27 08:06
Thousands of rules affecting business are to be scrapped or amended, David Cameron tells a Federation of Small Businesses conference.

Couple jailed for trafficking women

BBC - Mon, 2014-01-27 08:05
A man and a woman are jailed for trafficking two Czech women to Cardiff to work as prostitutes.

Fracking laws could be loosened

BBC - Mon, 2014-01-27 08:01
Ministers are considering changing trespass laws to make it easier for energy companies to carry out fracking beneath people's homes without permission.

Hardware 'root of Lloyds' shutdown'

BBC - Mon, 2014-01-27 07:48
A hardware failure was the cause of the shutdown of some Halifax, Lloyds, Bank of Scotland and TSB cash machines and debit cards on Sunday.

Payout for girl's glue injection

BBC - Mon, 2014-01-27 07:27
A girl accidentally injected with glue during a treatment is to receive a multimillion-pound payout from Great Ormond Street Hospital.

Lawro's predictions v Gail Emms

BBC - Mon, 2014-01-27 07:25
BBC Sport's football expert Mark Lawrenson takes on badminton star and Spurs fan Gail Emms

Wenger 'will extend Arsenal stay'

BBC - Mon, 2014-01-27 07:22
Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger is to extend his contract at the club, according to Gunners chief executive Ivan Gazidis.

Head 'bullied' staff and parents

BBC - Mon, 2014-01-27 07:22
A head teacher bullied and intimidated staff and parents at a Cardiff school, a tribunal hears.

School head applicants 'can't spell'

BBC - Mon, 2014-01-27 07:21
Schools are struggling to fill vacant head teacher posts, partly because some applicants "can't spell", according to the National Governors Association.

VIDEO: Plane flipped upside down in storm

BBC - Mon, 2014-01-27 07:15
An aeroplane was flipped upside down in a weekend storm which left a trail of damage.

Mata eager to link up with Rooney

BBC - Mon, 2014-01-27 07:10
Manchester United's record signing Juan Mata says he cannot wait to link up with new team-mate Wayne Rooney.

Fourteen held in 'rape plot' inquiry

BBC - Mon, 2014-01-27 07:07
Twelve men and two women are arrested on suspicion of conspiracy to rape after a number of police raids on properties in Newcastle.

Hillsborough suspects 'identified'

BBC - Mon, 2014-01-27 06:57
An investigation into police conduct in the Hillsborough disaster has identified key suspects, the police watchdog says.

VIDEO: Storms reveal three beach shipwrecks

BBC - Mon, 2014-01-27 06:45
The January storms expose three shipwrecks on Cefn Sidan beach in Carmarthenshire.

Police in stand-off with officer

BBC - Mon, 2014-01-27 06:36
Police negotiators try to talk a serving officer from a house in Denbighshire.

VIDEO: Sexism: Did women's movement succeed?

BBC - Mon, 2014-01-27 06:33
Claims of unwanted sexual advances against a Lib Dem peer and MP suggest the feminist campaigns dating from the 1960s and 1970s might still have some work still to do.

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