International News

Ken Morley removed from Celebrity Big Brother

BBC - Mon, 2015-01-12 05:31
It's after more than 200 people complained about the actor using racist and sexist language.

VIDEO: Is this the goal of the year?

BBC - Mon, 2015-01-12 05:25
Ireland's Stephanie Roche finds out on Monday if her goal - seen by 95 people on the day, but millions on the internet - has won Fifa's Goal of the Year.

No way to stop 'Rev' misuse - Welby

BBC - Mon, 2015-01-12 05:13
The Archbishop of Canterbury admits he is powerless to stop a disgraced vicar who was jailed for child sex offences from using the title "Reverend".

Concern over campus extremism plan

BBC - Mon, 2015-01-12 05:07
MPs say universities should be removed from a list of institutions required, under government plans, to watch out for extremism.

Ebola nurse no longer critically ill

BBC - Mon, 2015-01-12 05:06
UK nurse Pauline Cafferkey no longer critically ill with Ebola, Royal Free Hospital says

Man City loan Nastasic to Schalke

BBC - Mon, 2015-01-12 05:00
Manchester City agree to loan defender Matija Nastasic to German club Schalke until the end of the season.

Day in pictures: 12 January 2015

BBC - Mon, 2015-01-12 04:53
Images from around the world: 12 January

Jury out in Lostprophets' ex trial

BBC - Mon, 2015-01-12 04:34
A jury goes out to consider its verdict in the trial of an ex-lover of Lostprophets singer Ian Watkins accused of child sex abuse image offences.

Men 'likeliest to miss tax return'

BBC - Mon, 2015-01-12 04:30
Young men working in the communications industry are the most likely to miss the looming tax return deadline, figures suggest.

SpaceX capsule docks with ISS

BBC - Mon, 2015-01-12 04:28
The privately built Dragon capsule has docked with the International Space Station carrying a much needed cargo of supplies.

Cheer or boo for low inflation?

BBC - Mon, 2015-01-12 04:22
If official inflation falls below 1% tomorrow, which seems more-or-less certain, would that matter?

New terror data laws needed, says PM

BBC - Mon, 2015-01-12 04:21
David Cameron says the law must be changed to stop suspected terrorists from using "safe spaces" to communicate with each other.

VIDEO: Security high at French Jewish school

BBC - Mon, 2015-01-12 04:05
The BBC's Chris Bockman says security is tight at a Jewish school in Toulouse which was the scene of a fatal attack in 2012 by French Islamist Mohammed Merah.

Snow warning after strong winds

BBC - Mon, 2015-01-12 04:05
A yellow "be aware" warning for snow, hail and ice is issued for much of Wales for Tuesday as strong winds caused power and travel disruption on Monday.

Microsoft hits out at Google team

BBC - Mon, 2015-01-12 03:59
Google has been criticised by Microsoft after the search giant publicised a security flaw in Windows - which some said put users at risk.

Google doodle honours Kenyan pupil

BBC - Mon, 2015-01-12 03:39
Google creates a doodle to honour a Kenyan who holds the world record for being the oldest person to have enrolled in primary school.

Theme park fined 150k for girl's fall

BBC - Mon, 2015-01-12 03:36
Chessington World of Adventures is fined £150,000 for safety breaches after a four-year-old girl suffered head injuries in a 14ft (4.2m) fall.

Italian director Francesco Rosi dies

BBC - Mon, 2015-01-12 03:32
Director Francesco Rosi, one of Italy's most acclaimed and influential film-makers from the 1950s to the '90s, dies at the age of 92.

German call to halt Pegida marches

BBC - Mon, 2015-01-12 03:30
Senior German politicians call for a halt to so-called anti-Islamisation rallies after the murders of 17 people in Paris by Islamist militants.

Sean Quinn released from bankruptcy

BBC - Mon, 2015-01-12 03:25
The former billionaire businessman Sean Quinn to be discharged from bankruptcy on Friday.