International News

Tax changes, and the safest way to give birth

BBC - Tue, 2014-12-02 15:37
There are more hints at what may be in Wednesday's Autumn Statement in the newspaper's first editions, as well as advice on the safest place to have a baby.

Cycling over the Pyrenees with one leg

BBC - Tue, 2014-12-02 15:36
Cycling across the Pyrenees - with one leg

VIDEO: Change in search could help blind

BBC - Tue, 2014-12-02 15:25
Google scientists claim a breakthrough in the way software can describe the content of pictures.

Amazon losses 'brings climate risk'

BBC - Tue, 2014-12-02 15:25
More than half the carbon stored in the Amazon is on indigenous lands at risk of destruction which could threaten the climate, say scientists.

Start-up funerals celebrate failure

BBC - Tue, 2014-12-02 15:21
A funeral for dead tech companies

What do those on border think of drink-drive change?

BBC - Tue, 2014-12-02 15:20
What do those on Anglo-Scottish border think of drink-drive change?

Veterans 'suffer from poor health'

BBC - Tue, 2014-12-02 15:19
Poppyscotland research suggests that half of Scottish veterans suffer from a long term illness or disability.

The university with a laboratory for democracy

BBC - Tue, 2014-12-02 15:12
The university built to fight for democracy

Wednesday's gossip column

BBC - Tue, 2014-12-02 15:10
Arsenal ponder £20m move for Christoph Kramer, Roma weigh up Petr Cech move, Liverpool target Neto, plus more.

Scottish NHS 'better off in UK'

BBC - Tue, 2014-12-02 15:09
Scotland's health service will be better off as a result of the chancellor's autumn spending statement, the UK government says.

VIDEO: Remembering Bhopal’s deadly fog

BBC - Tue, 2014-12-02 15:07
Day when thousands died in one of India's worst industrial disasters

The six million left behind

BBC - Tue, 2014-12-02 15:05
The millions left behind by Obama's migrant plan

37 jailed over loyalist flag protest

BBC - Tue, 2014-12-02 15:01
Thirty-seven people were jailed for their part in the loyalist flag protests in Northern Ireland, according to figures in a new report.

Plans to set minimum alcohol price

BBC - Tue, 2014-12-02 15:01
Health Minister Jim Wells says he plans to introduce minimum pricing per unit of alcohol for Northern Ireland.

VIDEO: UK economy - ok or not? In 90 secs

BBC - Tue, 2014-12-02 15:01
The Chancellor George Osborne is expected to use the Autumn Statement to say the economy is growing at its fastest rate since 2006. But is that the full story, asks BBC economics editor Robert Peston? In 90 seconds.

VIDEO: Bhopal leak site 30 years on

BBC - Tue, 2014-12-02 15:00
It has been 30 years since a lethal gas leak from a Union Carbide India's pesticide factory in the central Indian city of Bhopal killed thousands of people.

Gerrard important for Reds - Rodgers

BBC - Tue, 2014-12-02 14:59
Liverpool manager Brendan Rodgers is "not sure" when Steven Gerrard will sign a new deal but believes his captain still has more to offer.

Why are blood donors asked their sexual history?

BBC - Tue, 2014-12-02 14:55
If blood is tested, why are donors asked about who they have sex with?

Fans can stay at home - Pearson

BBC - Tue, 2014-12-02 14:35
Nigel Pearson says Leicester fans can "stay at home" and admits to a spat with a supporter during the loss to Liverpool.

Obama demands $6bn for Ebola fight

BBC - Tue, 2014-12-02 14:18
US President Barack Obama renews calls for Congress to approve $6bn (£3.8bn) in emergency aid to fight the deadly Ebola outbreak.