International News

Couple's hotel 'fine' for bad review

BBC - Tue, 2014-11-18 08:53
A couple are "fined" £100 for writing a bad review of a Blackpool hotel on Trip Advisor.

VIDEO: Prince supports educational Ebola video

BBC - Tue, 2014-11-18 08:31
Prince William has said he is watching with "great concern" the Ebola situation in West Africa and has expressed support for an educational video about Ebola.

Concern over rising heart infection

BBC - Tue, 2014-11-18 08:15
Rates of a deadly infection of the heart have increased after guidelines advised against giving antibiotics to prevent it in patients at risk, research shows.

VIDEO: Synagogue victim 'feared radicalisation'

BBC - Tue, 2014-11-18 08:11
The cousin of a British-born man, killed in an attack by Palestinian militants on a synagogue in Jerusalem, has told the BBC that he was concerned about radicalisation.

New dye 'should end fuel laundering'

BBC - Tue, 2014-11-18 08:10
A new measure to combat fuel laundering should result in the illegal trade being "virtually eliminated" in the UK, according to HM Revenue and Customs.

VIDEO: Treasury Committee

BBC - Tue, 2014-11-18 08:05
MPs take evidence on the treatment of financial services consumers.

VIDEO: Video shows mafia initiation ritual

BBC - Tue, 2014-11-18 07:57
Anti-mafia police have released unprecedented secretly-filmed footage of an initiation ritual.

Why is the Keystone XL pipeline so disputed?

BBC - Tue, 2014-11-18 07:53
As the US Congress debates legislation to approve the controversial Keystone XL oil pipeline, the BBC look at the history of the long-in-development project.

Iraq troops reach Baiji oil refinery

BBC - Tue, 2014-11-18 07:50
Iraqi security forces reach the besieged Baiji oil refinery after five months of fighting Islamic State militants in the area.

Organic molecules detected on comet

BBC - Tue, 2014-11-18 07:48
The Philae lander has detected organic molecules on the surface of its comet, scientists have confirmed.

Bombardier wins £145m Gatwick deal

BBC - Tue, 2014-11-18 07:40
An order to build more 100 trains for the Gatwick Express line will safeguard jobs at Bombardier's Derby plant, a company spokesman says.

Man charged over 'hit and run' death

BBC - Tue, 2014-11-18 07:27
A man is charged over the death of 11-year-old Sophie Brannan who was knocked down by a car in Maryhill area on Friday.

Fifa in World Cup criminal complaint

BBC - Tue, 2014-11-18 07:10
Fifa lodges a criminal complaint over the awarding of the hosting rights of the 2018 and 2022 World Cups.

Long-haul future for Cardiff Airport

BBC - Tue, 2014-11-18 07:04
Cardiff Airport's future lies in long-haul flights, not competing with Bristol on closer destinations, Carwyn Jones tells AMs.

Russia satellite can chase in space

BBC - Tue, 2014-11-18 06:57
Russia may be testing a satellite capable of chasing down and inspecting other orbiting spacecraft, experts say.

Post Office facing strike action

BBC - Tue, 2014-11-18 06:52
Post Office staff who work in the company's supply chain back strike action in a row over pay, with the union warning a pre-Christmas strike is "inevitable".

Hillsborough commander 'apologises'

BBC - Tue, 2014-11-18 06:20
The senior officer in charge of policing at Hillsborough says he feels as if he "should apologise" for his actions on the day.

Bird flu strain on UK farm identified

BBC - Tue, 2014-11-18 06:14
The strain of bird flu found on a duck breeding farm in East Yorkshire is identified as H5N8, the same highly contagious type seen in recent outbreaks in Netherlands and Germany.

Police investigated over Rotherham

BBC - Tue, 2014-11-18 06:14
Ten South Yorkshire officers to be investigated over handling of child sexual exploitation in Rotherham, IPPC says

Labour wants longer EU benefit delay

BBC - Tue, 2014-11-18 06:10
Jobless migrants from the EU would have to wait two years before they can claim out of work benefits, under new plans proposed by the Labour Party.