International News

DUP seek clarity from PSNI over guns

BBC - Wed, 2014-04-09 05:40
The DUP's Arlene Foster calls on police to reveal if they were aware of claims that a senior member of Sinn Féin was involved in buying and smuggling weapons from America.

Jones attacks Cameron over Welsh NHS

BBC - Wed, 2014-04-09 05:39
First Minister Carwyn Jones tells BBC Radio Wales he does not believe Prime Minister David Cameron cares "two hoots" for Welsh NHS.

HK police seek 'thrown away' art

BBC - Wed, 2014-04-09 05:39
Hong Kong police investigate the disappearance of a painting worth $3.7m from a hotel, amid reports it may have been accidentally thrown away.

VIDEO: Books and guitars 'rehabilitate' prisoners

BBC - Wed, 2014-04-09 05:28
The musician and activist Billy Bragg on how restricting access to guitars in prison will damage his charity's work

Dog starve trainee solicitor jailed

BBC - Wed, 2014-04-09 05:25
A trainee solicitor is jailed for 18 weeks for leaving her boxer dog to starve to death in the kitchen of her Bristol home.

UN accused of S Sudan 'indifference'

BBC - Wed, 2014-04-09 05:19
A medical charity accuses the UN in South Sudan of "shocking indifference" towards people sheltering at its compound in the capital, Juba.

Boat crash sailor told 'go faster'

BBC - Wed, 2014-04-09 05:16
One of Britain's top sailors was urged to "go faster" before a night-time speedboat crash which left a schoolgirl brain damaged, a jury hears.

AUDIO: The search for new luxury UK brands

BBC - Wed, 2014-04-09 05:13
A new investment group is looking for small British luxury brands to emulate the success of the established luxury heavyweights.

Your pictures: Growth

BBC - Wed, 2014-04-09 05:09
Readers' photos on the theme of "growth"

Search 'regains missing jet signal'

BBC - Wed, 2014-04-09 05:01
Search teams reacquire signals first heard at the weekend that may come from the missing Malaysia Airlines plane's "black box" flight recorders.

VIDEO: 'Tougher' GCSEs and A-levels revealed

BBC - Wed, 2014-04-09 04:58
The government has announced plans for more rigorous GCSEs and A-levels in England.

Plane search grapples with poor maps

BBC - Wed, 2014-04-09 04:55
The region of ocean floor where Malaysia Airlines MH370 is thought to have come down was mapped by satellites that inferred the shape of the seabed from the shape of the water surface above.

VIDEO: Prince George's first meet and greet

BBC - Wed, 2014-04-09 04:54
Prince George's only official engagement in New Zealand has taken place as he crawled around with other babies.

Disaster 'ripped out pages' of life

BBC - Wed, 2014-04-09 04:35
The Hillsborough disaster "ripped out the pages" of a 23-year-old man's life, his sister tells his inquest.

May defeated over asylum benefits

BBC - Wed, 2014-04-09 04:35
The home secretary loses a High Court battle over the financial support given to the poorest asylum seekers while their claims are being processed.

Kenya sends back 'illegal' Somalis

BBC - Wed, 2014-04-09 04:33
Kenya sends back 82 Somalis to Somalia after launching a massive security force operation to flush out illegal immigrants and militant Islamists.

Royal wedding cake slice auctioned

BBC - Wed, 2014-04-09 04:30
A slice of fruit cake from the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge's wedding - in its presentation tin - sells for £420 at auction.

Netflix 4K streaming goes live

BBC - Wed, 2014-04-09 04:29
Netflix 4K streaming is now available to regular subscribers but the new feature of the on-demand video service will not work on pre-2014 televisions.

Deadly bombing hits Pakistan market

BBC - Wed, 2014-04-09 04:29
A powerful bomb blast strikes a market on the outskirts of the Pakistani capital Islamabad, killing at least 20 people, police and medics say.

Geldof post-mortem 'inconclusive'

BBC - Wed, 2014-04-09 04:28
The post-mortem into the death of Peaches Geldof has proved inconclusive pending the result of toxicology tests, police say.

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