International News

Call for helicopter safety inquiry

BBC - Mon, 2014-07-07 15:39
MPs call for a public inquiry into whether commercial pressure from oil and gas companies affects offshore helicopter safety.

VIDEO: Mother 'worried by polar bear threat'

BBC - Mon, 2014-07-07 15:21
The family of an Eton schoolboy who was killed by a polar bear say they hope "the truth will be established" at an inquest into his death.

VIDEO: Designers make everyday objects pop

BBC - Mon, 2014-07-07 15:19
Young designers are using spring steel technology to make familiar objects fold and pop.

VIDEO: Art meets football in Los Angeles

BBC - Mon, 2014-07-07 15:16
Futbol: The Beautiful Game, at Los Angeles County Museum of Art, looks at football and its place in society, by showcasing the work of artists from around the world.

The joy of bidets

BBC - Mon, 2014-07-07 15:13
A passion for that thing Brits don't know how to use

Will today's children die earlier than their parents?

BBC - Mon, 2014-07-07 15:04
Will today's children really die earlier than their parents?

Faith & football: Brazil prays for World Cup glory

BBC - Mon, 2014-07-07 15:04
Brazil will look to a higher power as they seek to fulfil what they believe is their World Cup destiny, writes Ben Smith.

Firms warn against 'hasty' rate rise

BBC - Mon, 2014-07-07 15:04
The Bank of England should not make any "hasty decisions" on raising interest rates, warns the British Chambers of Commerce.

'Major step' towards Alzheimer's test

BBC - Mon, 2014-07-07 15:03
British scientists have made a "major step forwards" in developing a blood test for Alzheimer's disease.

Payday complaints double since 2012

BBC - Mon, 2014-07-07 15:02
Complaints about payday loans have more than doubled in the last two years, according to the Financial Ombudsman.

Radcliffe to return with 10k race

BBC - Mon, 2014-07-07 15:01
Marathon record holder Paula Radcliffe will compete in the Worcester City 10k, her first competitive race since 2012.

Cook needs to score an ugly hundred - Agnew

BBC - Mon, 2014-07-07 15:00
England need runs from captain Alastair Cook against India as they look to reverse their slide, says Jonathan Agnew.

VIDEO: Is heightism as unacceptable as racism?

BBC - Mon, 2014-07-07 14:59
Newsnight looks at the issue of heightism after David Cameron joked that John Bercow was one of the Seven Dwarfs.

India series to define Cook - Vaughan

BBC - Mon, 2014-07-07 14:54
Alastair Cook's England captaincy will be defined by the result of their Test series against India, says Michael Vaughan.

We can cope without Neymar - Scolari

BBC - Mon, 2014-07-07 14:32
Coach Luiz Felipe Scolari says Brazil will cope without Neymar when they face Germany in Tuesday's Fifa World Cup semi-final.

UK airports give charged gadget advice

BBC - Mon, 2014-07-07 14:27
Heathrow and Manchester airports tell travellers to the US they must charge any electronic devices carried as hand luggage ahead of checks.

NFL concussion lawsuit approved

BBC - Mon, 2014-07-07 13:55
A federal judge approves a settlement that would see thousands of former US football players compensated by the National Football League for concussion-related injuries.

VIDEO: Syria UK doctor 'did not kill himself'

BBC - Mon, 2014-07-07 13:46
Two men, who were in prison with a British doctor in Syria, have spoken for the first time about his death and have cast doubt on the official Syrian explanation.

Civil service job document attacked

BBC - Mon, 2014-07-07 13:30
Cabinet Office minister Francis Maude has accused the civil service of drafting a job description for permanent secretaries without "constitutional propriety", BBC Newsnight learns.

Is racism getting worse in Australia?

BBC - Mon, 2014-07-07 13:08
Is racism getting better or worse in Australia?
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