International News

VIDEO: The migrant horror behind white walls

BBC - Fri, 2014-05-30 08:00
The BBC's Quentin Sommerville found illegal immigrants being held in squalor in Libya, after they were captured trying to make the crossing to Europe.

VIDEO: Celebrating the life of Stephen Sutton

BBC - Fri, 2014-05-30 07:50
Speaking to the BBC the Dean of Lichfield, Very Reverend Adrian Dorber said there was a "touch of the Princess Di syndrome" with a showing of public grief.

£40,000 fine for bay boat crash

BBC - Fri, 2014-05-30 07:48
A yacht club is fined £40,000 after two motor boats crashed in Cardiff Bay, leaving a schoolgirl brain damaged.

No verdict in teen terror retrial

BBC - Fri, 2014-05-30 07:46
The jury in the retrial of a teenager accused of plotting a terrorist attack at his Leicestershire school again fails to reach a verdict.

Labour 'must understand UKIP vote'

BBC - Fri, 2014-05-30 07:22
It is important to understand why people voted for the UK Independence Party at last week's European elections, says First Minister Carwyn Jones.

Japan urges regional security role

BBC - Fri, 2014-05-30 07:14
Prime Minister Shinzo Abe says Japan will play a "greater and more proactive role" in regional security in Asia, angering Beijing.

Wenger signs three-year Arsenal deal

BBC - Fri, 2014-05-30 07:13
Arsene Wenger will remain as Arsenal manager after signing a new contract with the Premier League club until 2017.

Two CAR protesters killed in clashes

BBC - Fri, 2014-05-30 07:09
At least two people are killed in a second day of violent protests in the Central African Republic's capital Bangui, military officials say.

10 things we didn't know last week

BBC - Fri, 2014-05-30 07:01
Butterflies are getting lighter coloured in Europe, and more nuggets from the week's news.

VIDEO: Is this the funniest penalty ever?

BBC - Fri, 2014-05-30 06:56
Watch Maldives striker Adey Ashadh Ali try to fool Afghanistan keeper Mansur Faqiryar with a swallow dive in the AFC Challenge Cup.

House price growth at four-year high

BBC - Fri, 2014-05-30 06:47
House prices in England and Wales were 6.7% higher in April than a year earlier, the fastest pace of growth in four years, Land Registry figures show.

Go Figure: The week in numbers

BBC - Fri, 2014-05-30 06:26
The week in numbers with our Go Figure images.

Week in pictures: 24-30 May 2014

BBC - Fri, 2014-05-30 06:22
News photos from around the world

Razor blades in food bank donations

BBC - Fri, 2014-05-30 06:18
Razor blades and dirty cat litter are found in items donated to a food bank in West Sussex.

India's economic growth disappoints

BBC - Fri, 2014-05-30 06:17
India's economy grew at a slower-than-forecast annual pace of 4.6% between January and March, due largely to a slowdown in the manufacturing sector.

Froome frustrated by lack of testing

BBC - Fri, 2014-05-30 06:12
Tour de France champion Chris Froome says anti-doping measures must be tightened up to help prove the sport is clean.

Man 'lied' to police on Boston plot

BBC - Fri, 2014-05-30 05:57
Officials in the US state of Massachusetts charge a 23-year-old man with lying to police and destroying evidence in the Boston bombings inquiry.

This week's movers and shakers

BBC - Fri, 2014-05-30 05:54
Who's top who's bottom in business this week

Flintoff 'must earn Lancashire place'

BBC - Fri, 2014-05-30 05:53
Andrew Flintoff is not certain of a place in Lancashire's T20 team, says director of cricket Mike Watkinson.

Rennard apology enough, says ally

BBC - Fri, 2014-05-30 05:52
Lord Rennard has made a "generous" apology to four women who accused him of sexual harassment, his legal adviser says.
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