International News

Charities expect alcohol abuse rise

BBC - Mon, 2013-12-30 23:03
More people are expected to seek help from drug and alcohol charities over the new year.

Fresh appeal in missing man case

BBC - Mon, 2013-12-30 22:44
Detectives renew their appeal for information about an Irish man last seen in South Yorkshire on New Year's Day 2010.

Honours scrutiny and 'boasting' beggars - press

BBC - Mon, 2013-12-30 21:47
Front pages feature images of new dames and knights, while inside the papers query some of the honours, and migration remains a hot topic in the press.

Barclays: 'Five to 10 years to be trusted again'

BBC - Mon, 2013-12-30 21:40
Barclays sets target of winning back country's trust by 2023

Indonesians flee volcanic eruptions

BBC - Mon, 2013-12-30 20:57
A volcano in western Indonesia has let out a series of fresh eruptions, forcing around 19,000 people to flee their homes, officials say.

Israel frees Palestinian prisoners

BBC - Mon, 2013-12-30 20:48
Israeli authorities have freed a group of 26 Palestinian prisoners as part of a US-brokered agreement to resume direct peace talks.

In pictures: Focus on Africa in 2013

BBC - Mon, 2013-12-30 20:15
Horse-racing bling, Eid finery and mourning Mandela

Burma to release political prisoners

BBC - Mon, 2013-12-30 20:06
Burma is set to free several political prisoners, in line with President Thein Sein's vow to release all prisoners of conscience by the end of 2013.

Clegg delivers pro-EU 2014 message

BBC - Mon, 2013-12-30 19:53
Nick Clegg uses his new year's message to tell voters the Liberal Democrats are "Britain's party of in" when it comes to the European Union.

One Direction album tops 2013 sales

BBC - Mon, 2013-12-30 19:26
Midnight Memories, the latest album from One Direction, overtakes Emeli Sande's Our Version of Events to become 2013's top-selling artist album.

Air rescue plan for ice-bound ship

BBC - Mon, 2013-12-30 19:06
Passengers on a ship stuck in thick ice in Antarctica are to be taken off by helicopter once the weather permits, Russian officials say.

In pictures: Travel photographer awards

BBC - Mon, 2013-12-30 19:02
2013 Travel Photographer of the Year

Year in digs: How 2013 looked in archaeology

BBC - Mon, 2013-12-30 19:00
How 2013 looked in archaeology

Notable UK deaths of 2013

BBC - Mon, 2013-12-30 18:55
Musicians, sports stars and a former prime minister - BBC News Magazine's annual look back at UK lives lost from the past 12 months.

NI Haass talks continuing into night

BBC - Mon, 2013-12-30 18:49
Talks between Northern Ireland's five main parties and former US diplomat Dr Richard Haass on the past, parades and flags are continuing into the night.

Buenos Aires protests over outages

BBC - Mon, 2013-12-30 18:12
Some main roads to the Argentine capital, Buenos Aires, are blocked as residents protest against power cuts blamed on the current heatwave.

VIDEO: Women land majority of NY honours

BBC - Mon, 2013-12-30 17:50
Actresses Angela Lansbury and Penelope Keith become dames in the New Year's Honours list, which features a record-breaking number of women.

Helicopter rescue at flooded farm

BBC - Mon, 2013-12-30 17:20
Seven people are airlifted to safety from a flooded farm after torrential rain causes disruption in several parts of Scotland.

Life support extended for US girl

BBC - Mon, 2013-12-30 17:19
The family of a Californian teenager declared brain dead after a routine operation went wrong wins a court order to keep her alive.

VIDEO: Doctor: My relationship with cancer

BBC - Mon, 2013-12-30 17:15
Cancer doctor's personal relationship with the disease

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