International News

In pictures: Anzac Day

BBC - Thu, 2014-04-24 20:31
Remember those who fought and died for their countries

New hearing for Briton in US prison

BBC - Thu, 2014-04-24 20:06
A US judge orders a hearing to consider new evidence relating to the 1987 double-murder conviction of a British businessman in Miami.

Iranians see petrol prices surge

BBC - Thu, 2014-04-24 19:53
Iran cuts state subsidies on petrol, sending prices up by as much as 75%, as the government tries to boost an economy battered by sanctions.

Tokyo inflation rate at 22-year high

BBC - Thu, 2014-04-24 19:36
Tokyo consumer prices rise at their fastest pace in 22 years, surging 2.7% over a year, pointing to a likely increase in inflation across Japan.

UK science to get £200m polar ship

BBC - Thu, 2014-04-24 18:28
UK scientists are to get a £200m icebreaker, which will be one of the biggest, most capable polar research vessels in the world.

Westminster without Scotland?

BBC - Thu, 2014-04-24 18:10
How a Scottish Yes vote would change the UK Parliament

New clashes in Rio over dancer death

BBC - Thu, 2014-04-24 17:53
Brazilian police clash with resident of a slum in Rio, after the funeral of dancer who was shot by officers during unrest there on Tuesday.

Tech giants settle hiring court case

BBC - Thu, 2014-04-24 17:38
Four of the biggest technology firms - Apple, Google, Intel and Adobe - settle a class action case alleging they conspired to hold down salaries.

MPs' 'localness' level measured

BBC - Thu, 2014-04-24 17:29
Almost two-thirds of MPs are "local" to the area they represent, research suggests.

Quiz of the week's news

BBC - Thu, 2014-04-24 16:15
The Magazine's weekly quiz of the news, 7 days 7 questions.

Prince George: Star of royal tour

BBC - Thu, 2014-04-24 16:13
Baby steals show as tour reveals rise in support for monarchy

Going to medical school thanks to a stranger

BBC - Thu, 2014-04-24 16:04
How a boy got to medical school thanks to a woman he'd never met

Why is Kim Jong-un always surrounded by people taking notes?

BBC - Thu, 2014-04-24 15:55
Who are the people who take down Kim Jong-un's every word?

VIDEO: Testing glass to destruction

BBC - Thu, 2014-04-24 15:52
The lab that tests everyday products

VIDEO: Take a tour of a million-dollar car

BBC - Thu, 2014-04-24 15:39
Since the age of five, Christian von Koenigsegg knew he wanted to create the world's fastest car. On the floor of the New York International Auto Show, he tells the BBC how he did it.

How to mint your own virtual money

BBC - Thu, 2014-04-24 15:25
How easy is it to coin your own virtual currency?

VIDEO: Did Pixar make Steve Jobs funny?

BBC - Thu, 2014-04-24 15:16
Ed Catmull, President of Pixar, explains how Steve Jobs use of humour in presentations was influenced by his time at the animation firm.

Terrorism financing suspect arrested

BBC - Thu, 2014-04-24 15:12
Officers from the Metropolitan Police arrest a man in London on suspicion of financing and encouragement of terrorism.

New mortgage rules and you

BBC - Thu, 2014-04-24 15:02
How home loan applicants could be asked about their lifestyle

Girl gives father's CV to Mrs Obama

BBC - Thu, 2014-04-24 14:35
A young girl offered US First Lady Michelle Obama her father's CV during questions at the White House's Take Our Daughters and Sons to Work Day.

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