International News

VIDEO: Man's 20-year fake identity

BBC - Mon, 2014-11-24 07:55
The former head of the Somerset Racial Equality Council is convicted of fraud after stealing another man's identity, as Duncan Kennedy reports.

Italian doctor catches Ebola virus

BBC - Mon, 2014-11-24 07:46
An Italian doctor who contracted Ebola while working for a charity in Sierra Leone is being flown back to Rome for treatment, officials say.

Three guilty of estate axe killing

BBC - Mon, 2014-11-24 07:38
Three teenagers who killed a 46-year-old with an axe and a knife when he confronted them on a west London estate are convicted.

Women not equal to men, says Erdogan

BBC - Mon, 2014-11-24 07:31
Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan says women cannot be treated as equal to men, and accuses feminists of rejecting motherhood.

Morocco hit by deadly flash floods

BBC - Mon, 2014-11-24 07:13
Flooding in southern Morocco kills 32 people and destroys homes after heavy weekend rainfall, officials say.

Polar sub gauges sea ice thickness

BBC - Mon, 2014-11-24 07:11
A novel autonomous sub acquires the first detailed, high-resolution 3D maps of Antarctic sea ice.

Omagh bomb accused loses bail bid

BBC - Mon, 2014-11-24 06:58
A man accused of murdering 29 people in the Omagh bombing must remain in custody, a High Court judge has ruled.

Funeral held for Doncaster crash teen

BBC - Mon, 2014-11-24 06:42
The funeral of one of five teenagers killed in a road accident in Conisbrough is held in Doncaster.

Sanchez is saving Arsenal - Wright

BBC - Mon, 2014-11-24 06:18
Arsenal legend Ian Wright says Arsenal would be mid-table without Alexis Sanchez, but still doubts their top-four credentials.

AMs set to be given £10,000 pay rise

BBC - Mon, 2014-11-24 06:03
Members of the Welsh assembly could get a £10,000 pay rise after the 2016 election, the body which sets their salaries says.

Woman charged over bleach attack

BBC - Mon, 2014-11-24 05:58
An 18-year-old woman is charged after a teenager had bleach thrown in her face following a party in Hull.

Issues in Google online abuse case

BBC - Mon, 2014-11-24 05:52
Clive Coleman examines the case which tried to get Google to monitor and remove false posts.

Video of nanny abusing toddler shocks Uganda

BBC - Mon, 2014-11-24 05:47
Maid child abuse shocks Uganda

'Abuse risk' for 132 city youngsters

BBC - Mon, 2014-11-24 05:32
A report finds 132 young people in Birmingham are suffering or are vulnerable to sexual exploitation.

VIDEO: Israel: 'Don't give Iran atomic bombs'

BBC - Mon, 2014-11-24 05:30
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu tells the BBC's Kevin Connolly that the only acceptable deal for Israel would be the dismantling of Iran's nuclear capabilities.

US defence secretary 'to step down'

BBC - Mon, 2014-11-24 05:28
Chuck Hagel will resign as US defence secretary after a request from President Barack Obama to step down, US media report.

VIDEO: Why does the rouble keep sliding?

BBC - Mon, 2014-11-24 05:27
Russia's president has warned of "catastrophic consequences" if the rouble continues to slide. The BBC examines how we got here.

VIDEO: Can UK change migrant benefit rules?

BBC - Mon, 2014-11-24 05:26
Open Europe says new rules over access to benefits for EU migrants in the UK might be a "perfect compromise".

Hamilton on way to greatness - Stewart

BBC - Mon, 2014-11-24 05:07
Double world champion Lewis Hamilton cannot be considered a great yet but he is on the right path, says Sir Jackie Stewart.

VIDEO: Looted 'Nazi art' to be returned

BBC - Mon, 2014-11-24 04:58
Switzerland's Bern Art Museum has agreed to accept hundreds of artworks bequeathed by German Nazi-era art hoarder Cornelius Gurlitt.