International News

Missing mother and baby CCTV issued

BBC - Wed, 2014-12-03 07:28
CCTV footage is issued by police of a mother and her four-day-old baby who have gone missing from a Bristol hospital.

Court to rule on Thai murders trial

BBC - Wed, 2014-12-03 07:17
A court is to decide whether two Burmese men will stand trial for the murder of two British tourists in Thailand earlier this year.

ICC ultimatum over Kenyatta trial

BBC - Wed, 2014-12-03 07:06
The International Criminal Court gives prosecutors an ultimatum to bring a case against Kenya's president or to drop charges of crimes against humanity.

Saying goodbye to Phillip Hughes

BBC - Wed, 2014-12-03 06:57
Nick Compton, a team-mate of Phillip Hughes at Western Suburbs and Middlesex, recounts the funeral of the Australia batsman.

VIDEO: Scanning reveals medieval city plan

BBC - Wed, 2014-12-03 06:54
A detailed plan of a medieval city is produced by experts without any digging at the site, Duncan Kennedy reports

Driverless car UK test bases named

BBC - Wed, 2014-12-03 06:52
Bristol, London, Coventry and Milton Keynes are selected as the hosts of driverless car tests set to begin in 2015.

VIDEO: Funeral for hero who tackled bullies

BBC - Wed, 2014-12-03 06:52
Hundreds of mourners have attended the funeral in Germany of a 23-year-old woman who was fatally injured while confronting a group of men harassing two girls.

Concordia captain 'feared panic'

BBC - Wed, 2014-12-03 06:34
The captain of the Costa Concordia tells a court he delayed sounding the alarm on the sinking cruise ship because he feared people would jump off.

Steam Broadcasting takes on Twitch

BBC - Wed, 2014-12-03 06:20
Steam launches its own video game streaming service, creating fresh competition for Amazon's Twitch.

VIDEO: BBC editors on the Autumn Statement

BBC - Wed, 2014-12-03 06:19
The BBC's political and economics editors give their reaction to the announcements in the Autumn Statement.

Crimewatch appeal after sex attack

BBC - Wed, 2014-12-03 06:19
A nationwide appeal is to be made after a 17-year-old girl was sexually assaulted by a gang in a Cardiff park.

VIDEO: Suits you! robot retailers on trial

BBC - Wed, 2014-12-03 06:15
A US hardware shop is testing out a new set of retail robots designed to help customers shop, find and visualise their purchases

Government borrowing forecast raised

BBC - Wed, 2014-12-03 06:14
The government is expected to have to borrow more money this year than had previously been predicted, according to the Office for Budget Responsibility.

Day in pictures: 3 December 2014

BBC - Wed, 2014-12-03 06:06
24 hours of news images: 2 December

World on course for warmest year

BBC - Wed, 2014-12-03 06:02
This year is in the running to be the hottest globally and for the UK since records began, early estimates show.

What the Autumn Statement means for you

BBC - Wed, 2014-12-03 05:56
Chancellor George Osborne has delivered his Autumn Statement. So, what does it mean for your finances?

'I know what Sean Abbott is feeling'

BBC - Wed, 2014-12-03 05:52
How does a sportsman cope with inflicting lasting damage on an opponent? Boxer Brian Rose recalls how he "overcame his demons".

New North Sea tax measures outlined

BBC - Wed, 2014-12-03 05:23
Chancellor George Osborne announces a series of measures designed to encourage investment in the North Sea oil and gas sector.

Manchester to get new £78m theatre

BBC - Wed, 2014-12-03 05:21
A groundbreaking £78m theatre and arts venue is to be built on the site of the former Granada TV studios in Manchester.

Boris 'calms drunk plane passenger'

BBC - Wed, 2014-12-03 05:14
London mayor Boris Johnson attempts to calm down a "drunk" passenger restrained during a long-haul flight to Heathrow from Kuala Lumpur.