International News

Cold envelops US East for second day

BBC - Fri, 2015-02-20 07:37
Bitterly cold temperatures have continued for a second day in the eastern half of the US, setting a number of record lows.

Husband jailed for nurse murder bid

BBC - Fri, 2015-02-20 07:35
Royston Jones is jailed for 15 years after being found guilty of attempting to murder his wife while she worked in an intensive care unit.

Boy trapped 20 feet down a ravine

BBC - Fri, 2015-02-20 07:33
Rescue operation is under way after a boy becomes trapped waist-deep in mud near Pontypridd.

10 things we didn't know last week

BBC - Fri, 2015-02-20 07:31
Penguins can't taste fish, only bitter and meaty flavours, and more news nuggets

Closing submissions over park murder

BBC - Fri, 2015-02-20 07:14
A judge hears closing submissions in the case of a man accused of murdering Jean Campbell at Cranhill Park in Glasgow.

Ferrari play down good testing form

BBC - Fri, 2015-02-20 07:09
Ferrari refuse to modify their target of two wins in 2015 despite their promising showing in pre-season testing.

MoD signs warship development deal

BBC - Fri, 2015-02-20 07:05
The Ministry of Defence signs a £859m deal to support the development of the next generation of Royal Navy warships.

Go Figure: The week in numbers

BBC - Fri, 2015-02-20 07:05
The week's big numbers visualised.

Police retain 'hacker's' computer

BBC - Fri, 2015-02-20 06:53
Police in the UK, who arrested a man accused of hacking FBI computers in the UK, refuse to return his computer because they cannot decrypt its files.

Could UK politics go Swedish?

BBC - Fri, 2015-02-20 06:46
BBC deputy political editor James Landale looks at whether a minority government could be held to ransom if a party like UKIP had the balance of power.

VIDEO: PM tells of his 'ultimate nightmare'

BBC - Fri, 2015-02-20 06:39
Prime Minister David Cameron describes his "ultimate nightmare scenario" as a Labour and SNP coalition following May's general election.

VIDEO: Greece bailout talks - in 60 secs

BBC - Fri, 2015-02-20 06:38
BBC News looks at the key issues in Greece's bailout talks, which are taking place in Brussels on Friday.

Mountain death climber identified

BBC - Fri, 2015-02-20 06:29
A man who died on one of England's highest mountains is named by police.

Week in pictures: 14-20 February 2015

BBC - Fri, 2015-02-20 06:18
News photos from around the world

VIDEO: India budget preview - in 90 seconds

BBC - Fri, 2015-02-20 06:14
What is likely to be announced in Indian Prime Minister Modi's first full budget?

300 job loss fears for poultry plant

BBC - Fri, 2015-02-20 06:12
There are fears of substantial job losses as an Anglesey poultry factory considers cutting a shift from operations at the plant.

PM slams 'weak and spineless' Labour

BBC - Fri, 2015-02-20 06:01
Prime Minister David Cameron attacks Labour as "weak and spineless" in a speech to the Scottish Tory conference.

Yemen rivals agree on interim body

BBC - Fri, 2015-02-20 05:47
Rival parties in Yemen agree to form a "people's transitional council" to help govern the country and guide it out of the current political crisis.

Mafia man to be extradited to Italy

BBC - Fri, 2015-02-20 05:37
A convicted Mafia boss who lived in London for 20 years must be extradited to Italy, a judge rules.

Three UK girls 'heading to Syria'

BBC - Fri, 2015-02-20 05:23
Three missing east London schoolgirls are feared to be travelling to Syria via Turkey, police say.