International News

The 500-year-old poem captivating Reddit

BBC - Wed, 2014-10-08 07:03
How a 500-year-old poem became an online sensation

Dewani 'agreed price for murder'

BBC - Wed, 2014-10-08 07:02
British businessman Shrien Dewani agreed to pay about £1,300 to a hitman for the murder of his wife Anni in South Africa, a court is told.

Vigilantes in Mexico students search

BBC - Wed, 2014-10-08 06:34
Hundreds of members of self-defence groups join the search in the Mexican town of Iguala for 43 missing students who disappeared almost two weeks ago.

FBI in plea to identify IS militant

BBC - Wed, 2014-10-08 06:13
Federal police in the US are asking for the public to help identify a masked man who appears in an Islamic State (IS) video and appears to have an American accent.

Five Afghan men hanged for rape

BBC - Wed, 2014-10-08 06:08
Five Afghan men are executed at a prison near Kabul for gang-raping four women in a case that sparked national outrage.

Al-Qaeda attacks town in south Yemen

BBC - Wed, 2014-10-08 05:59
At least nine people have been killed in an attack by al-Qaeda militants on security and government buildings in the south of Yemen, officials say.

Scores settled and wounds reopened

BBC - Wed, 2014-10-08 05:53
KP's book will entrench views further, says Jonathan Agnew

In pictures: Army Photographic Awards

BBC - Wed, 2014-10-08 05:52
Winning shots from the Army Photographic Awards

Your pictures: Dance

BBC - Wed, 2014-10-08 05:46
Readers' photos on the theme of "dance"

VIDEO: Cameron 'will never imitate our values'

BBC - Wed, 2014-10-08 05:41
Nick Clegg attacks Ed Miliband and David Cameron as he closes his speech to the Liberal Democrat Party conference.

Travis dropped from pop show repeats

BBC - Wed, 2014-10-08 05:39
The BBC will not show repeats of Top of the Pops featuring former Radio 1 DJ Dave Lee Travis, who was found guilty of indecent assault last month.