International News

Telefonica finalises £10bn sale of O2

BBC - Tue, 2015-03-24 09:45
Telefonica finalises a deal to sell its O2 mobile phone network to Hutchison Whampoa for £10.25bn.

VIDEO: 'Sixteen of our students were on plane'

BBC - Tue, 2015-03-24 09:38
Sixteen students and two teachers from Joseph-Koenig school in the German town of Haltern are believed to be among the victims of the crash.

'Naked rambler' refused Euro appeal

BBC - Tue, 2015-03-24 09:38
A man known as the "naked rambler" has his claim to be naked in public rejected by the European Court of Human Rights (ECHR).

Short circuit slows LHC restart

BBC - Tue, 2015-03-24 09:37
The restart of the Large Hadron Collider is proceeding slowly, with one section of the vast machine trailing behind the other seven in its preparations.

Pop charts struggle to stay relevant

BBC - Tue, 2015-03-24 09:30
The move of the Chart rundown from Sunday to Friday is simply the latest development in a constant evolution, says Lizo Mzimba.

VIDEO: Last moments of Germanwings plane

BBC - Tue, 2015-03-24 09:28
Germanwings flight 4U 9525 carrying 150 people has crashed in the French Alps on its way from Barcelona to Duesseldorf. Richard Westcott explains what we know so far.

'England could bid for 2026 World Cup'

BBC - Tue, 2015-03-24 09:14
England could consider a bid for the 2026 World Cup, says Football Association chairman Greg Dyke.

Twitch issues password warning

BBC - Tue, 2015-03-24 09:08
The video game streaming site said that names and addresses, among other personal details, may have been leaked.

Skrtel denies stamp on De Gea

BBC - Tue, 2015-03-24 09:00
Liverpool's Martin Skrtel denies an FA charge of violent conduct over an alleged stamp on Manchester United's David de Gea.

VIDEO: Public Accounts Committee

BBC - Tue, 2015-03-24 08:56
The Public Accounts Committee take evidence from former HMRC tax boss Dave Hartnett.

Afghan leader makes US troops plea

BBC - Tue, 2015-03-24 08:47
Afghan president Ashraf Ghani is to meet with President Obama to discuss the pace of the US troop withdrawal from his country.

Talent lost in black hole - Neville

BBC - Tue, 2015-03-24 08:44
Phil Neville feels a generation of English talent is disappearing 'down a black hole' due to lack of opportunity.

Woman jailed for 'boiling husband'

BBC - Tue, 2015-03-24 08:40
A woman who tried to "boil her husband" by pouring scalding water over his head moments after they agreed to divorce is jailed for four years.

Duggan 'was throwing gun away'

BBC - Tue, 2015-03-24 08:37
Mark Duggan was throwing gun away when shot by police in August 2011, sparking England riots, says police watchdog

Rosberg must fire back in Sepang

BBC - Tue, 2015-03-24 08:32
Allan McNish looks at the prospect of a Rosberg revival, Alonso's arrival and Red Bull feeling the heat ahead of Malaysia.

RE teacher training drive launched

BBC - Tue, 2015-03-24 08:20
A new campaign - backed by bursaries - to attract more graduates into careers as Religious Education teachers has been launched.

VIDEO: Treasury Committee

BBC - Tue, 2015-03-24 08:16
The Treasury Committee hear evidence from the OBR and IFS on the budget.

Canada extends IS strikes to Syria

BBC - Tue, 2015-03-24 08:07
Prime Minister Stephen Harper wants expand the mission against the militant group to include air strikes on targets in Syria.

VIDEO: Angelina: Surgery not only option

BBC - Tue, 2015-03-24 08:01
Angelina Jolie has had her ovaries removed to reduce her risk of cancer - BBC News looks at some of the facts.

HSBC HQ to relocate out of London

BBC - Tue, 2015-03-24 07:36
The headquarters of the personal and business arm of HSBC bank will relocate to Birmingham, transferring about 1,000 jobs out of London.