International News

UKIP reject Farage resignation

BBC - Mon, 2015-05-11 06:51
Nigel Farage will stay on as UKIP leader after the party rejected his resignation.

Anger over Egypt minister's remarks

BBC - Mon, 2015-05-11 06:50
Egypt's Justice Minister Mahfouz Saber faces calls for his dismissal after he said the sons of rubbish collectors should not become judges.

Man admits killing pub landlord

BBC - Mon, 2015-05-11 06:44
A man admits killing an Anglesey pub landlord on the basis of diminished responsibility.

Mundell named as Scottish secretary

BBC - Mon, 2015-05-11 06:44
Scotland's only Conservative MP, David Mundell, is appointed as the new secretary of state for Scotland by the prime minister.

Motorcyclist died in 'race' with car

BBC - Mon, 2015-05-11 06:33
A man died after riding his motorbike at speed in a "form of race" with a car which resulted in a collision, a court hears.

'A third of MPs privately educated'

BBC - Mon, 2015-05-11 06:03
Almost a third (32%) of MPs in the new House of Commons went to private school, according to an analysis by an education charity.

Drug-resistant typhoid 'concerning'

BBC - Mon, 2015-05-11 06:02
Antibiotic-resistant typhoid is spreading across Africa and Asia and poses a major global health threat, warn experts.

Pub deal raises competition concerns

BBC - Mon, 2015-05-11 05:57
The Competition and Markets Authority says UK pub group Greene King's offer for Spirit Pub Company, the owner of the Chef & Brewer chain, could hurt competition.

American Idol to end next year

BBC - Mon, 2015-05-11 05:49
US talent show American Idol will end after its 15th and final season, which will be broadcast next year, TV network Fox announces.

China-Russia drills in Med show shifting strategies

BBC - Mon, 2015-05-11 05:31
China is taking a growing interest in the Mediterranean as an area of strategic importance, says the BBC's Jonathan Marcus.

'Sexting' teens 'risk depression'

BBC - Mon, 2015-05-11 05:31
Teenagers affected by "sexting" and cyberbullying are at risk of depression in later life, warns a psychiatrist.

Car 'lifted on to yellow lines'

BBC - Mon, 2015-05-11 05:27
A woman who claims her car was moved by council contractors on to newly painted double yellow lines says it is "crazy" she has been given a parking ticket.

Rudd's 'green light' as Climate Secretary

BBC - Mon, 2015-05-11 05:21
Green groups and low-carbon firms have welcomed the appointment of Amber Rudd as new head of the energy and climate department, DECC.

VIDEO: New SNP MPs arrive at Westminster

BBC - Mon, 2015-05-11 05:10
The SNP's 56 MPs have arrived in Westminster for the first time since the party's sweeping election gains.

Lord Sugar quits Labour Party

BBC - Mon, 2015-05-11 04:47
Labour peer Lord Sugar says he has quit the party after 18 years over its "negative" stance on business.

Pietersen hits ton to send reminder

BBC - Mon, 2015-05-11 04:47
Kevin Pietersen hits his first ton in the Championship since June 2013 to send a reminder of his abilities to Andrew Strauss.

Five years, five economic challenges

BBC - Mon, 2015-05-11 04:42
What issues will the government face between now and the next election?

Delhi officer hits woman with brick

BBC - Mon, 2015-05-11 04:40
A policeman in the Indian capital, Delhi, is arrested after being caught on camera attacking a woman with a brick.

Business sets out Javid priorities

BBC - Mon, 2015-05-11 04:39
Business leaders set out what they see as priorities as Sajid Javid takes up the business secretary role, previously held by Lib Dem Vince Cable.

Photobucket hackers face charges

BBC - Mon, 2015-05-11 04:38
Two men alleged to have developed an app enabling criminals to harvest personal data from users of photo-sharing site Photobucket have been arrested.

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