International News

VIDEO: Close-up: Mobile money app launches

BBC - Mon, 2014-04-28 15:58
Paym system which links your mobile phone number to your bank account goes live on Tuesday - and may have a better chance than others of finally gaining widespread acceptance for mobile payments.

Broken skull man 'fixed' by plate

BBC - Mon, 2014-04-28 15:47
A man who had chunk of his skull removed after a balcony fall says he feels good after his head was "fixed".

Has wealth made Qatar happy?

BBC - Mon, 2014-04-28 15:44
It's the wealthiest country in the world - but is it happy?

VIDEO: Drones may soon assist with tornadoes

BBC - Mon, 2014-04-28 15:43
How drones may soon assist in search and rescue efforts

Special needs changes 'too fast'

BBC - Mon, 2014-04-28 15:35
Changes to special needs education (SEN) in England are being implemented too quickly, say charities.

'Experience dementia via Facebook'

BBC - Mon, 2014-04-28 15:32
Facebook users are being invited to experience what it is like to live with dementia in a bid to raise greater awareness about the disease.

Freephone number for NHS helpline

BBC - Mon, 2014-04-28 15:21
The non-emergency medical helpline NHS 24 has a new 111 freephone number

Are economic growth figures reliable?

BBC - Mon, 2014-04-28 15:09
Are the UK's economic growth figures reliable?

Firms fight war for talent

BBC - Mon, 2014-04-28 15:03
The battle to recruit and retain the best staff

VIDEO: The battle to recruit the best staff

BBC - Mon, 2014-04-28 15:03
With the global economy picking up, firms are once more competing for the best staff. Chief executives talk about what they are doing to attract and retain staff.

Colombia farmers protest over reform

BBC - Mon, 2014-04-28 15:02
Farmers across Colombia take part in protests to demand that the government implement agricultural reforms agreed last year.

Half with cancer 'live a decade'

BBC - Mon, 2014-04-28 15:00
Half of people in England and Wales now being diagnosed with cancer will survive at least a decade - double the number in the early 1970s, figures show.

Robertson and Dale in Crucible quarters

BBC - Mon, 2014-04-28 15:00
Neil Robertson beats Mark Allen 13-7 to reach the quarter-finals of the World Championships in Sheffield.

Should we expect more on cancer?

BBC - Mon, 2014-04-28 15:00
Should the NHS be doing better than it already is?

VIDEO: Pro-Russian eyes 'Brussels and Berlin'

BBC - Mon, 2014-04-28 14:55
A large rally in support of Ukrainian unity in the eastern city of Donetsk has been broken up by armed pro-Russian activists, wielding clubs, iron bars and chains.

Ohio increases execution drug levels

BBC - Mon, 2014-04-28 14:53
The US state plans to increase the dosage of death-penalty drugs after a murderer took 25 minutes to die from a new cocktail of chemicals.

Man City & PSG breach Uefa FFP rules

BBC - Mon, 2014-04-28 14:49
Manchester City and Paris St-Germain are facing sanctions after breaching Uefa's financial fair play rules.

VIDEO: Teacher stabbed to death in Leeds

BBC - Mon, 2014-04-28 14:46
A female teacher has been stabbed to death at the Corpus Christi Catholic College in Leeds.

VIDEO: House of Commons

BBC - Mon, 2014-04-28 14:38
Rebel Conservatives set out their reasons for opposing the construction of High Speed 2.

Kerry: Apartheid if no Mid-East deal

BBC - Mon, 2014-04-28 14:30
The US secretary of state warns that Israel risks becoming "an apartheid state" without a two-state solution to the conflict with the Palestinians.
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