International News

'Drunk' pilot arrested before flight

BBC - Thu, 2014-10-30 04:29
A pilot for Flybe was removed from a plane and arrested on suspicion of being over the drink drive limit just before he was due to fly.

Rocket makers probe US explosion

BBC - Thu, 2014-10-30 04:27
The builders of an unmanned supply rocket which exploded on the way to the International Space Station have vowed to find the cause of the failure.

Is the traditional metal key becoming obsolete?

BBC - Thu, 2014-10-30 04:26
Are the days of the humble key numbered?

New shop opening creates 366 jobs

BBC - Thu, 2014-10-30 04:24
Retailer Matalan creates 366 jobs with the opening of its Cardiff store, the chain's first in a city centre.

VIDEO: Breastfeeding photo deleted by Facebook

BBC - Thu, 2014-10-30 04:24
A photograph of a mother breastfeeding her premature baby has gone viral after it was deleted by Facebook.

BBC to show Warrington FA Cup tie

BBC - Thu, 2014-10-30 04:21
Warrington Town's FA Cup first-round tie against Exeter City will be televised live on BBC Two.

US faces Ebola quarantine test case

BBC - Thu, 2014-10-30 04:13
A nurse who cared for Ebola patients in Sierra Leone is fighting the US state of Maine over its right to quarantine her against her will.

Motorway fuel '£8 a tank dearer'

BBC - Thu, 2014-10-30 04:05
Filling up at a motorway service station can cost the average motorist an extra £8 a tank compared with elsewhere, the RAC says.

VIDEO: Brits love Borgen, but cannot pronounce it

BBC - Thu, 2014-10-30 03:41
How the Borgen legacy of Birgitte Nyborg, Kasper Juul and others live on for some in Danish circles.

VIDEO: How to build an engine in 42 seconds

BBC - Thu, 2014-10-30 03:34
Steph McGovern reports from the new Jaguar Land Rover Engine Manufacturing Centre in Wolverhampton where robots can construct an engine from its component parts in under a minute.

Clark appointed Blackpool manager

BBC - Thu, 2014-10-30 03:30
Championship side Blackpool appoint ex-Birmingham City boss Lee Clark as their new manager on a one-year rolling deal.

VIDEO: Stars glow at Interstellar premiere

BBC - Thu, 2014-10-30 03:22
The stars of Christopher Nolan's much-anticipated Interstellar praise its "ambition" at the film's European premiere.

Pulitzer-winning poet Kinnell dies

BBC - Thu, 2014-10-30 03:11
Pulitzer Prize-winning US poet Galway Kinnell, best known for his spiritual poems connecting the experiences of daily life to larger forces, dies aged 87.

Prison for S Korea bullying soldiers

BBC - Thu, 2014-10-30 03:07
A military court in South Korea gives prison sentences ranging from 25 to 45 years to four soldiers involved in the death of a junior soldier.

Tunisia secularists win elections

BBC - Thu, 2014-10-30 03:03
Tunisia's secularist Nidaa Tounes party wins 81 seats in parliament, pushing the Islamists of Ennahda into second place, official results show.

VIDEO: Lava flow creeps toward Hawaii homes

BBC - Thu, 2014-10-30 03:00
Molten lava from a volcano erupting on Hawaii's Big Island has been flowing slowly across the island.

VIDEO: 'Why I needed Danish sperm donor'

BBC - Thu, 2014-10-30 02:46
A single mother with one-year-old twins explains to BBC Breakfast how she needed a Danish sperm donor and how she plans to tell the girls about their conception.

Hopes to reopen landslip-hit A83

BBC - Thu, 2014-10-30 02:28
Contractors hope to clear the remaining debris from a 2,000 tonne landslip on the A83 and reopen the road at the Rest and Be Thankful in Argyll.

New face of Cardiff centre revealed

BBC - Thu, 2014-10-30 02:25
Images showing the new face of Cardiff city centre are revealed showing how it will look following a massive development project.

Barclays sets aside £500m in probe

BBC - Thu, 2014-10-30 02:04
Barclays reports profits of £3.72bn for the first nine months of the year as it sets aside £500m relating to "investigations" into foreign exchange trading.
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