International News

MPs raise US-EU trade deal concerns

BBC - Tue, 2015-03-24 16:39
Trade talks between the US and European Union are marked by 'dog whistle' politics, a report by the Business Select Committee says.

Fracking industry wants new regulator

BBC - Tue, 2015-03-24 16:35
The UK fracking industry needs a new regulator to give the public more confidence in the fledgling sector, an industry-backed body has concluded.

'Eight minutes of terror'

BBC - Tue, 2015-03-24 16:28
The crash of a German Airbus A320 in the French Alps dominates Wednesday's papers, with many speculating over the mystery of its final eight-minute descent.

VIDEO: The Archbishop murdered celebrating Mass

BBC - Tue, 2015-03-24 16:24
On 24 March 1980 the Archbishop of El Salvador, Oscar Romero, was murdered by death squads. Milagro Grenadas was there.

The $10,000 bag made in the US

BBC - Tue, 2015-03-24 16:20
The $10,000 bag made entirely in the US

VIDEO: The $10,000 bag made in the US

BBC - Tue, 2015-03-24 16:19
Steven Fischer, the creator of a $10,000 luxury leather bag, explains what inspired him.

VIDEO: Cuba's only woman boxer leaves

BBC - Tue, 2015-03-24 16:16
Why Cuba's only known female boxer has decided to leave

The myths about food and pregnancy

BBC - Tue, 2015-03-24 16:14
The foods that are said to make babies mischievous and happy

Australian gangs driving meth boom

BBC - Tue, 2015-03-24 16:13
More than 60% of Australia's major organised crime figures are dealing crystal meth - known as "ice" - a new report finds.

More women join FTSE 100 boards

BBC - Tue, 2015-03-24 16:12
Britain's biggest companies have doubled the number of female directors, but some smaller firms still have all-male boards.

Why I consumed my own blood

BBC - Tue, 2015-03-24 16:11
Michael Mosley on why he snacked on his own blood

Where does my personality fit in?

BBC - Tue, 2015-03-24 16:11
Find out if your personality suits the place you live

Shattering the highest glass ceiling

BBC - Tue, 2015-03-24 16:09
Can Clinton shatter the ‘highest, hardest’ glass ceiling?

Is this the sweetshop of the future?

BBC - Tue, 2015-03-24 16:04
Is this the sweet shop of the future?

Yemen president calls for UN action

BBC - Tue, 2015-03-24 16:03
Yemen's embattled President Hadi asks the UN Security Council to back military action by "willing countries" against Houthi rebels.

No 'convincing case' for £50bn HS2

BBC - Tue, 2015-03-24 16:00
The UK government has not shown why it needs to spend £50bn building the HS2 rail link between London and the North, says a House of Lords committee.

Indiana set to enact 'freedom' bill

BBC - Tue, 2015-03-24 15:59
The governor of Indiana is poised to enact a "religious freedom" law, which opponents say will allow state businesses to discriminate against gays and lesbians.

Woods 'expecting' to make Ryder Cup

BBC - Tue, 2015-03-24 15:55
United States Ryder Cup captain Davis Love III says Tiger Woods is confident of qualifying for the 2016 team.

Show of support in 'gay cake' debate

BBC - Tue, 2015-03-24 15:54
More than 2,000 people attend a show of support in Belfast for a County Antrim bakery which refused to make a cake bearing a slogan supporting gay marriage.

Chile declares forest fires alert

BBC - Tue, 2015-03-24 15:28
Chile declares a national alert as wildfires sweep through three national parks and reserves in the middle of a long drought.