International News

Clegg 'dismay' at Farage comments

BBC - Thu, 2015-01-08 02:29
Deputy Prime Minister Nick Clegg accuses Nigel Farage of trying to "make political points" in comments made after the deadly shootings in Paris.

Royal pig killed in 'boar attack'

BBC - Thu, 2015-01-08 02:25
A pig belonging to Princess Anne is killed after a wild boar got on to her farm, the royal says.

'Why I tweeted Muhammad cartoon'

BBC - Thu, 2015-01-08 02:25
'Why I tweeted Muhammad cartoon'

US airbase 'closure' statement due

BBC - Thu, 2015-01-08 02:24
The United States Air Force is set to make an announcement on its future use of three UK airbases, amid reports they will close.

Wiggins launches own cycling team

BBC - Thu, 2015-01-08 02:12
Britain's Sir Bradley Wiggins launches a new cycling team as part of his preparations for the Rio 2016 Olympics.

Miller returns to Broadway in Cabaret

BBC - Thu, 2015-01-08 02:10
British actress Sienna Miller will return to Broadway to play nightclub singer Sally Bowles in the hit musical Cabaret, replacing Emma Stone.

French ski-trip student found dead

BBC - Thu, 2015-01-08 02:08
A teenager from the Isle of Wight is found dead while on a skiing trip in the French Alps.

Guardians joins screenplay shortlist

BBC - Thu, 2015-01-08 02:07
Guardians of the Galaxy has received a surprise nomination in the adapted screenplay shortlist, as selected by the Writers Guild of America (WGA).

Tesco drops plans for new NI stores

BBC - Thu, 2015-01-08 01:53
Tesco cancels plans to build to two new stores in Northern Ireland as it announces cutbacks to its supermarket chain across the UK.

'Cruel' teaching assistant sentenced

BBC - Thu, 2015-01-08 01:44
A teaching assistant who taped a seven-year-old girl to a chair at a West Yorkshire school is given a 12-month community service order.

Your pictures: Something new

BBC - Thu, 2015-01-08 01:39
Readers' photos on the theme of "something new"

Baby born to freed Cuban agent

BBC - Thu, 2015-01-08 01:26
A baby girl is born to recently a released Cuban spy after US authorities allowed him to send his sperm to Cuba to have his wife artificially inseminated.

VIDEO: On board ship recovering AirAsia tail

BBC - Thu, 2015-01-08 01:20
Efforts to rescue the tail of the AirAsia flight which crashed into the Java Sea are being hampered by poor weather conditions.

Wife of escapee D-Day veteran dies

BBC - Thu, 2015-01-08 01:17
The wife of a World War Two veteran who left his nursing home to go to France for D-Day commemorations dies days after her husband.

Eurozone deflation threat to UK

BBC - Thu, 2015-01-08 01:15
Falling prices in the eurozone, deflation, may actually be good news for them across the Channel but seriously bad for us here in Britain.

VIDEO: Meet Scotland's tallest horse

BBC - Thu, 2015-01-08 01:14
Shire horse Lincoln weighs the same as a small car, eats more than 30 kilos of food every day and is groomed with a pressure washer.

Man jailed for brutal robbery murder

BBC - Thu, 2015-01-08 01:00
A man is jailed for life for brutally murdering a woman during a robbery at her home in Glasgow.

VIDEO: Poor weather hampers ship salvage

BBC - Thu, 2015-01-08 00:58
The operation to salvage the Hoegh Osaka, which was beached in the Solent, continues.

What's wrong with Barcelona?

BBC - Thu, 2015-01-08 00:53
Second in the table, into the last 16 of the Champions League - so what's the problem with Barcelona?

VIDEO: Work and Pensions Committee

BBC - Thu, 2015-01-08 00:49
The Work and Pensions Committee takes evidence on the benefits sanction policy.