International News

Canada halts funding over Sri Lanka

BBC - Mon, 2014-04-14 16:45
Canada cites human rights concerns in its decision to suspend funding to the Commonwealth while the chair of the secretariat is occupied by Sri Lanka.

Debt dump 'worth more than oil'

BBC - Mon, 2014-04-14 16:37
Dumping a share of the UK's debt would be worth twice as much to an independent Scotland as North Sea oil, academics say.

How a 'megaphone' Mass united fans

BBC - Mon, 2014-04-14 16:31
The church service that helped Liverpool cope after Hillsborough

MP denies pressuring Evans accusers

BBC - Mon, 2014-04-14 16:16
Tory MP Sarah Wollaston denies pressuring two men who made sexual assault allegations against former deputy speaker Nigel Evans into going to the police.

West eyes more Russia sanctions

BBC - Mon, 2014-04-14 16:12
The EU and the US say they will impose "further costs" on Russia over its actions in Ukraine, as unrest continues in the east of the country.

Bombing couple still Boston strong

BBC - Mon, 2014-04-14 16:00
Boston marathon bombing survivors cope with aftermath

Climate fears over Colombia drought

BBC - Mon, 2014-04-14 15:43
Colombia's Casanare region ill-prepared for drought

Sensors to prevent pain for amputees

BBC - Mon, 2014-04-14 15:41
Researchers have developed a new type of pressure sensor - dubbed a "second skin" - which they say could prevent dangerous sores.

Male monkey cares for dying partner

BBC - Mon, 2014-04-14 15:33
A wild male marmoset is filmed embracing and caring for his dying female partner.

Asia pollution drives Pacific storms

BBC - Mon, 2014-04-14 15:24
Air pollution in China and other Asian countries is having far-reaching impacts on weather patterns across the Northern Hemisphere, a study suggests.

3D sound tests carried out by BBC

BBC - Mon, 2014-04-14 15:12
The BBC's attempt to create 3D sound recordings

Could offices change from sitting to standing?

BBC - Mon, 2014-04-14 15:12
Should offices change from sitting to standing?

Hi-tech start-ups aim for the stars

BBC - Mon, 2014-04-14 15:05
New tech helps small firms shoot for the stars

'They told me I was the guy who killed their son'

BBC - Mon, 2014-04-14 15:01
'They told me I was the guy who killed their son'

VIDEO: Steering a business in a new direction

BBC - Mon, 2014-04-14 15:00
Major change is a challenge for companies and their investors. How can chief executives shift a firm's course effectively?

VIDEO: Pro-Russian mob targets journalists

BBC - Mon, 2014-04-14 14:57
The confrontation in eastern Ukraine worsened on Monday with more official buildings seized by pro-Russian forces.

NSA stories take Pulitzer Prize

BBC - Mon, 2014-04-14 14:23
The Guardian and Washington Post newspapers share the Pulitzer Prize for public service journalism for a series of stories on US electronic spying.

Wenger admits top-four complacency

BBC - Mon, 2014-04-14 14:04
Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger says his team may have been guilty of taking Champions League football for granted.

Dead London Marathon runner named

BBC - Mon, 2014-04-14 13:36
A man who died after collapsing at the finish line of the London Marathon is named as 42-year-old Robert Berry.

VIDEO: At site of Nigeria bus station blast

BBC - Mon, 2014-04-14 13:28
A powerful bomb blast has ripped through a crowded bus station on the outskirts of Nigeria's capital, Abuja, killing at least 71 people.

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