International News

Man charged with couple's murder

BBC - Fri, 2014-11-28 15:48
A 38-year-old man is charged with the murder of Patrick and Gillian Kettyle, who were found stabbed at their home in Surrey on Thursday.

Gingerbread landmarks of the UK

BBC - Fri, 2014-11-28 15:38
The foodies making buildings out of gingerbread

What happened to England's abandoned mansions?

BBC - Fri, 2014-11-28 15:32
What happened to England's lost stately homes?

NHS 'U-turn' over drug trial money

BBC - Fri, 2014-11-28 15:25
NHS England has said letters sent out to local health bosses suggesting the funding of patients in clinical drug trials might be cut were "incorrect".

PM's 'retreat' and 'Black Friday' madness - front pages

BBC - Fri, 2014-11-28 14:41
Coverage of David Cameron's proposals to curb immigration dominate front pages, along with photographs of shoppers grappling for bargains in pre-Christmas sales.

Sarkozy favourite in party poll

BBC - Fri, 2014-11-28 14:41
French conservatives are set to elect their next leader in a poll which could mark Nicolas Sarkozy's return to frontline politics.

Australia retire Hughes's ODI shirt

BBC - Fri, 2014-11-28 14:40
Australia retire the number 64 one-day international shirt number of Phillip Hughes, who died on Thursday.

Van Persie low after 'very bad game'

BBC - Fri, 2014-11-28 14:19
Manchester United manager Louis van Gaal says Robin van Persie had a "very bad game" against Arsenal - and his confidence is low.

Iconic Mexican comic Chespirito dies

BBC - Fri, 2014-11-28 13:43
One of Latin America's most beloved comic actors, the Mexican Roberto Gomez Bolanos, or "Chespirito", dies at the age of 85.

Murdered couple had been stabbed

BBC - Fri, 2014-11-28 13:17
A couple found dead in their home in Surrey died from stab wounds, initial post-mortem test results reveal.

If we lose I don't sleep - Gatland

BBC - Fri, 2014-11-28 13:02
Wales head coach Warren Gatland says he has had sleepless nights after close defeats by major southern hemisphere teams.

VIDEO: Dozens die in Nigeria mosque attack

BBC - Fri, 2014-11-28 13:00
Many people have been killed in a gun and bomb attack during Friday prayers at one of the biggest mosques in the Nigerian city of Kano.

Gerrard CCTV row officer faces jail

BBC - Fri, 2014-11-28 12:59
A corrupt policewoman who seized CCTV of a street bust-up in order to try to blackmail Liverpool player Steven Gerrard faces jail.

Real Sociedad 3-0 Elche

BBC - Fri, 2014-11-28 12:35
David Moyes secures his first win as a manager in Spain as Real Sociedad comfortably beat struggling Elche.

Cardiff Blues 36-25 Treviso

BBC - Fri, 2014-11-28 12:21
Argentina back Joaquin Tuculet marks his Cardiff Blues debut with a try in the bonus point win over Treviso at the Arms Park.

How buckwheat sheds light on Russia's soul

BBC - Fri, 2014-11-28 12:17
The grain that tells you a lot about Russia's state of mind

The singing sailor of Oman

BBC - Fri, 2014-11-28 12:12
A young Omani who went to sea in the 1920s ended up recording a string of hit records that fuse Indian and Arabic musical styles.

Rice wins appeal against suspension

BBC - Fri, 2014-11-28 12:05
NFL running-back Ray Rice can play again after winning his appeal against an indefinite ban issued for hitting his wife.

Man injured by Dutch pop-up toilet

BBC - Fri, 2014-11-28 12:03
A man is injured after a pop-up toilet unexpectedly emerges from underground in the Dutch city of Amsterdam, throwing a stationary scooter onto him.

Euro bronze medals for Scots women

BBC - Fri, 2014-11-28 11:42
Scotland's women beat Denmark in the bronze medal game at the European Curling Championships.