International News

FA to take no action on Scudamore

BBC - Tue, 2014-05-20 09:58
The Football Association says it has no jurisdiction to take action in the Richard Scudamore sexism row.

VIDEO: Clegg: 'Anti-EU parties unpatriotic'

BBC - Tue, 2014-05-20 09:54
The Liberal Democrat leader Nick Clegg has accused parties which do not support Britain's membership of the European Union of being "unpatriotic".

China bans Microsoft Windows 8

BBC - Tue, 2014-05-20 09:45
Beijing bans the use of Windows 8 on government computers as a reaction to the firm's decision to stop supporting its older XP operating system.

Video 'shows Palestinians' deaths'

BBC - Tue, 2014-05-20 09:39
A human rights group releases a video it says shows the unlawful killing of two Palestinian teenagers by Israeli troops at a protest last week.

Library staff 'no confidence' threat

BBC - Tue, 2014-05-20 09:36
National Library of Wales workers threaten to pass a motion of no confidence in the institution's management.

Microsoft unveils larger Surface Pro

BBC - Tue, 2014-05-20 09:29
Microsoft unveils the Surface Pro 3, a Windows 8 tablet with a large 12in (30.5cm) touchscreen that it says is a "laptop replacement".

Trip Advisor 'fake reviews' probed

BBC - Tue, 2014-05-20 09:24
Travel-rating service Trip Advisor is being investigated in Italy over concerns the site is not doing enough to prevent fake reviews.

What's wrong with M&S?

BBC - Tue, 2014-05-20 09:22
As profits fall yet again - four views on how to fix the former UK No1

Body found by school children

BBC - Tue, 2014-05-20 09:17
Police launch an investigation after a man's body is discovered by primary school children in County Londonderry.

University building boom under way

BBC - Tue, 2014-05-20 08:58
A £9bn building boom at some of the UK's best known universities will create jobs and boost the economy, according to a report.

UK house prices 'up 8% in a year'

BBC - Tue, 2014-05-20 08:53
UK house prices rose by 8% in the year to the end of March, official figures show, as the prime minister says he will consider changes to Help to Buy.

US actor arrested over wife's death

BBC - Tue, 2014-05-20 08:46
Michael Jace is taken into custody after his wife was found shot dead at their Los Angeles home.

Tuesday's gossip column

BBC - Tue, 2014-05-20 08:22
Luke Shaw set for Manchester United, Barcelona and Real Madrid want Luis Suarez, Inter Milan and Liverpool want Ashley Cole and more.

Businesses win riot damage ruling

BBC - Tue, 2014-05-20 08:20
Businesses whose property is damaged in riots can recover "consequential" losses stemming from the incident, the Court of Appeal rules.

Search under way for missing boat

BBC - Tue, 2014-05-20 08:13
A major search is under way for a fishing boat with two people on board after it failed to return to an Aberdeenshire harbour.

Donors pledge $600m in S Sudan aid

BBC - Tue, 2014-05-20 07:58
Donors including the US and the UK pledge more than $600m (£360m; 440m euros) in aid to South Sudan at a conference in Norway.

CIA 'ends use of vaccine programmes'

BBC - Tue, 2014-05-20 07:46
The CIA has ended its use of vaccine programmes in its spying operations amid concerns for the safety of health workers, the White House says.

Chipotle restaurant: No guns, please

BBC - Tue, 2014-05-20 07:43
US fast-food chain Chipotle asks customers not to bring guns into its restaurants after gun advocates carried assault-style rifles into one in Texas.

Hillsborough search 'painstaking'

BBC - Tue, 2014-05-20 07:42
The Hillsborough disaster inquests jury is told of the "very painstaking work" to identify the victims in thousands of videos and photos.

Colombia Three man wins guns appeal

BBC - Tue, 2014-05-20 07:36
A conviction of one of the so-called Colombia Three for a weapons offence has been quashed.
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