International News

Shooting incident was murder bid

BBC - Mon, 2015-02-02 05:50
Police are trying to trace three people who were involved in a shooting incident in Greenock.

Inmarsat launches next-gen satellite

BBC - Mon, 2015-02-02 05:46
The UK satellite telecommunications company Inmarsat launches the second of its I5 series of spacecraft. - part of its next-generation Global Xpress constellation.

Man stole own sons' Christmas gifts

BBC - Mon, 2015-02-02 05:43
A man is jailed for stealing his own children's Christmas presents following a row with their mother.

Crude oil prices continue rebound

BBC - Mon, 2015-02-02 05:39
The price of oil rallies as investors speculate that the falling cost of crude may have reached its end.

Ugandan LRA rebel's 'grave found'

BBC - Mon, 2015-02-02 05:16
Ugandan troops find the grave of what is believed to be that of a rebel commander who had been wanted by the International Criminal Court (ICC) on war crimes charges

Immigration Street run shortened

BBC - Mon, 2015-02-02 05:14
Channel 4 confirms it is to shorten the scheduled run of Southampton-based documentary series Immigration Street following disruption by local residents.

Litvinenko 'told wife of murder fear'

BBC - Mon, 2015-02-02 05:13
Former Russian spy Alexander Litvinenko expected to be arrested or killed after he claimed Russia's spy agency asked him to murder businessman Boris Berezovsky, a court hears.

Woman admits animal porn charges

BBC - Mon, 2015-02-02 05:13
A 20-year-old woman admits downloading and possessing more than 600 images of child pornography as well as images of animal pornography.

'Ongoing incident' at NI prison

BBC - Mon, 2015-02-02 05:01
The Northern Ireland Prison Service says it is dealing with an "ongoing incident" at Maghaberry Prison in County Antrim

Business and politicians – putting the Boots in

BBC - Mon, 2015-02-02 04:59
Not many business leaders will be as public as Stefano Pessina when it comes to revealing what they really feel about politicians.

Wilson joins England injury list

BBC - Mon, 2015-02-02 04:58
Prop David Wilson will miss England's Six Nations opener against Wales with a neck injury, adding to Stuart Lancaster's problems.

Former Nazi camp guard to face trial

BBC - Mon, 2015-02-02 04:38
Oskar Groening, 93, will go on trial in Germany in April, charged with involvement in the deaths of 300,000 prisoners at Auschwitz.

Greek options for a deal on its debts

BBC - Mon, 2015-02-02 04:20
Greek Finance Minister Yanis Varoufakis is on an European tour to drum up support for a "new contract" with eurozone leaders over Greece's rescue programme.

Johnson-Thompson to defend title

BBC - Mon, 2015-02-02 04:15
Katarina Johnson-Thompson to defend her high jump title at the British Indoor Championships in Sheffield.

BMW fixes lock security flaw

BBC - Mon, 2015-02-02 04:01
BMW has patches a security flaw that left more than 2 million cars, including Rolls Royce and Mini models, open to hackers

New Saudi TV 'off air' after launch

BBC - Mon, 2015-02-02 03:55
New Saudi Arabian pan-Arab news channel Alarab stops scheduled broadcasting less than 24 hours after going on air from studios in Bahrain.

Who won the social media Super Bowl?

BBC - Mon, 2015-02-02 03:54
Who won the social media Super Bowl?

Day in pictures: 2 February 2015

BBC - Mon, 2015-02-02 03:53
Images from around the world: 2 February

Risks of government schools strategy

BBC - Mon, 2015-02-02 03:41
Dealing with issues in schools with targets and competition may lead to more problems than solutions, Chris Cook argues.

Stokes hits 15 sixes for Lions

BBC - Mon, 2015-02-02 03:41
Ben Stokes, omitted from England's World Cup squad, smashes 151 not out off 86 balls for England Lions in South Africa.