International News

'Your services are no longer required'

BBC - Sat, 2015-05-16 18:24
How to cope when the boss tells you to go

Payout for Thomas Cook after deaths

BBC - Sat, 2015-05-16 17:57
Thomas Cook received compensation - reported to be £3.5m - from a Greek hotel where two UK children died from carbon monoxide poisoning, it emerges.

Could banks identify jihadi fighters?

BBC - Sat, 2015-05-16 16:14
Could banks assist the UK security authorities identify foreign fighters by uncovering "telltale" financial footprints?

VIDEO: The lucky iron fish

BBC - Sat, 2015-05-16 15:46
A fish-shaped lump of iron could be the answer to the global problem of anaemia.

Why is everyone is suddenly listening to this taxi driver?

BBC - Sat, 2015-05-16 15:38
How a taxi driver became a hero

Trapping humidity out of fog in Chile

BBC - Sat, 2015-05-16 15:32
The netting catching water in Chile's desert

Police chief hits out at tax vote

BBC - Sat, 2015-05-16 15:24
The Bedfordshire Police Commissioner criticises the conduct of a referendum which rejected a rise in council tax to fund more police.

Labour leadership moves in spotlight

BBC - Sat, 2015-05-16 15:22
Latest developments in the leadership of the Labour party, both at Westminster and in Scotland, dominate the front pages of the Sunday papers.

A family's struggle to bring a Pearl Harbor sailor home

BBC - Sat, 2015-05-16 15:22
A family's struggle to bring a Pearl Harbor sailor home

GCHQ lit up in rainbow colours

BBC - Sat, 2015-05-16 15:21
The GCHQ "doughnut" building in Cheltenham is to be lit up in rainbow colours as a symbol of the intelligence agency's commitment to diversity.

Coasting schools 'must improve'

BBC - Sat, 2015-05-16 15:10
Education Secretary Nicky Morgan says new powers to sack head teachers in coasting schools will show "it is not OK to be just above the level of failing".

McIlroy shoots course record 61

BBC - Sat, 2015-05-16 14:56
Rory McIlroy shoots a 61 to break his own Quail Hollow course record and take a four-stroke lead at the Wells Fargo Championship.

Navy norovirus strikes down 70

BBC - Sat, 2015-05-16 14:23
An outbreak of the vomiting bug norovirus leaves about 70 people ill at a Royal Navy training centre in Cornwall.

Gerrard exit - social media reacts

BBC - Sat, 2015-05-16 14:16
As Steven Gerrard exits Anfield for the last time as a player, BBC Sport looks at some of the best tributes on social media.

VIDEO: The man buying back Myanmar's migrants

BBC - Sat, 2015-05-16 13:50
Human traffickers ferrying thousands of Rohingya Muslims from Myanmar are refusing to let some of those on board return home unless ransoms are paid.

Seattle in Arctic drilling protest

BBC - Sat, 2015-05-16 13:45
Hundreds of people gather in kayaks and small boats for a protest in the north-western US port of Seattle against Arctic oil drilling by Shell.

Terry here because of me - Mourinho

BBC - Sat, 2015-05-16 13:44
Chelsea manager Jose Mourinho says "without him", captain John Terry would not still be with the Premier League winners.

Baxter suspended after drugs test

BBC - Sat, 2015-05-16 13:23
Sheffield United suspend forward Jose Baxter after he fails an out-of-competition Football Association drugs test.

Gerrard in 'emotional' Reds farewell

BBC - Sat, 2015-05-16 13:17
Captain Steven Gerrard brings his 17-year Liverpool career to an "emotional" end in his final match at Anfield.

Blind pole vaulter wins bronze medal

BBC - Sat, 2015-05-16 13:10
Charlotte Brown, a blind pole vaulter, wins a bronze medal in the Texas state high school championships.