International News

VIDEO: Cameron: 'Disaster' or 'honest reply'?

BBC - Mon, 2015-03-23 16:03
The Labour Party's former director of communication says that David Cameron's admission that he will not serve a third term was a "disaster" that will "distract" from the Conservative election campaign.

Money makes the world go round

BBC - Mon, 2015-03-23 15:59
The tech firms offering cheaper cross-border money transfers

Cameron's 'bombshell'

BBC - Mon, 2015-03-23 15:53
David Cameron's comment that he would not serve a third term as prime minister, should the Conservatives remain in power after May, creates a splash.

Deadly dog disease cause 'unclear'

BBC - Mon, 2015-03-23 15:45
Researchers for the British Medical Journal say further investigation is necessary to identify the origin of Alabama rot, which is believed to have killed 30 English dogs.

Utah to resume use of firing squads

BBC - Mon, 2015-03-23 15:41
Utah will resume the use of firing squads to carry out the death penalty when lethal injections drugs are not available.

VIDEO: Changing Japan through education

BBC - Mon, 2015-03-23 15:33
Japan's economic slowdown is making its latest generation of pessimistic jobseekers even more cautious about working abroad, reports Mariko Oi.

Being comfortable in robotics' uncanny valley

BBC - Mon, 2015-03-23 15:09
The capability of the latest intelligent robots is forcing us to address how far we want these machines integrated into our lives and the sort of "human" relationship we'll have with them.

UKIP's Atkinson expelled from party

BBC - Mon, 2015-03-23 14:22
MEP and general election candidate Janice Atkinson is expelled by UKIP for "bringing the party into disrepute".

VIDEO: How robotic hand uses bio-signals

BBC - Mon, 2015-03-23 14:01
David Shukman looks at work being done at the Edinburgh Centre for Robotics, as the government pushes for more investment and co-operation in the field.

Tackling Japan's 'depressed' youth

BBC - Mon, 2015-03-23 13:56
Could education overhaul revive nation's depressed economy?

VIDEO: Car curbing to fight Paris smog

BBC - Mon, 2015-03-23 13:50
Paris has imposed drastic measures on drivers to cut pollution and according to the city authorities, they are working.

VIDEO: Duke's birthday song at business summit

BBC - Mon, 2015-03-23 13:24
The Duke of York surprised business leaders by singing happy birthday to his daughter Princess Eugenie at a conference.

US tycoon Durst is a 'flight risk'

BBC - Mon, 2015-03-23 13:21
A New Orleans judge has said Robert Durst, the millionaire awaiting extradition to Los Angles to stand trial on a murder charge, is a danger to others and a flight risk.

Woman 'stalked' campaigner online

BBC - Mon, 2015-03-23 12:49
A woman is found guilty of stalking anti-child abuse campaigner Shy Keenan and "bombarding" her with insulting Twitter messages.

'No evidence' UVa gang rape occurred

BBC - Mon, 2015-03-23 11:28
Charlottesville, Virginia, police have said an investigation has produced no evidence a gang rape portrayed in a Rolling Stone article occurred.

EC funds switch 'good for science'

BBC - Mon, 2015-03-23 11:21
Taking money out of Europe's research budget for a special economic stimulus plan will end up boosting science, claims Research Commissioner Carlos Moedas.

VIDEO: BBC exclusive: At home with Cameron

BBC - Mon, 2015-03-23 11:20
The prime minister gives an exclusive and wide-ranging interview to James Landale.

Nadal decides on Queen's return

BBC - Mon, 2015-03-23 10:59
World number three Rafael Nadal will play at the Aegon Championships at Queen's for the first time since 2011.

On-duty paramedic 'shopped in M&S'

BBC - Mon, 2015-03-23 10:51
A paramedic shopped in Marks and Spencer while an elderly patient with blood poisoning waited in an ambulance, a panel hears.

Police defend underspend of £14m

BBC - Mon, 2015-03-23 10:37
A 'lack of clarity around future budgets' is hampering the PSNI's ability to improve policing, the deputy chief constable says