International News

Indian house crow invades Mombasa

BBC - Mon, 2015-01-12 16:04
Mombasa's chicken farmers and restaurants battle avian invasion

Anderson admits doubts after Hughes

BBC - Mon, 2015-01-12 15:53
England's James Anderson says he does not know how bowling again will feel after the death of batsman Phillip Hughes.

Cancer funding fears, and the 'train that's always late'

BBC - Mon, 2015-01-12 15:36
Fears that the life expectancy of thousands of cancer patients could be affected by spending curbs feature in Tuesday's papers. And there's news of a train service that was late for an entire year.

Which island gave Gotze three votes?

BBC - Mon, 2015-01-12 15:22
BBC Sport takes a look at the surprising and quirky elements of the Ballon d'Or as Cristiano Ronaldo is crowned winner.

So is cancer mostly 'bad luck' or not?

BBC - Mon, 2015-01-12 15:22
Were the headlines wrong to suggest most cancer is bad luck?

How low will petrol prices fall?

BBC - Mon, 2015-01-12 15:18
With the cost of crude oil falling, how low will petrol prices go?

Your tennis racquet can't be too good

BBC - Mon, 2015-01-12 15:17
Why tennis technology can only go so far

VIDEO: Serving up a tennis advantage?

BBC - Mon, 2015-01-12 15:17
How much advantage can new technology give to players in tennis, a sport where skill and tenacity count for so much.

Car firms take on the tech giants

BBC - Mon, 2015-01-12 15:16
Car firms take on the tech giants

End election deposits, says watchdog

BBC - Mon, 2015-01-12 15:10
The £500 deposit required to stand in a general election should be scrapped as it is an "unreasonable" barrier for potential candidates, the Electoral Commission says.

VIDEO: Rival protests on Dresden streets

BBC - Mon, 2015-01-12 15:09
Patriotic Europeans against the Islamisation of the West (Pegida) have marched through Dresden.

MPs to press for Iraq report debate

BBC - Mon, 2015-01-12 15:07
A cross-party group of MPs calls for a Commons debate so they can push for publication of the long-awaited inquiry into the Iraq war.

The goats fighting America's plant invasion

BBC - Mon, 2015-01-12 15:00
Eating-machines enjoying a US smorgasbord of invasive plants

VIDEO: China censors period drama cleavage

BBC - Mon, 2015-01-12 14:57
China's most popular television drama has been re-edited to get rid of the plunging necklines featured in the show.

VIDEO: Mercedes boss: Car as smartphone on wheels

BBC - Mon, 2015-01-12 14:41
Samira Hussein speaks to Dr Dieter Zetsche, head of Mercedes-Benz about autonomous vehicles, and cars becoming smartphones on wheels.

VIDEO: Afghan fears over growth of IS

BBC - Mon, 2015-01-12 13:40
The first concrete evidence has emerged of attempts to recruit fighters in Afghanistan for the so-called Islamic State (IS).

VIDEO: China's drinking binge

BBC - Mon, 2015-01-12 13:38
Fears over new online drinking game going viral

VIDEO: Goal 'could help boost women's game'

BBC - Mon, 2015-01-12 13:31
Stephanie Roche, who came second in Fifa's goal of the year award, says she hopes her goal will help change perceptions of women's football.

New Charlie Hebdo to depict Muhammad

BBC - Mon, 2015-01-12 13:28
The cover of the latest edition of Charlie Hebdo magazine features an illustration of the Prophet Muhammad, below the words "all is forgiven".

Birmingham reacts to 'Muslim-only' gaffe

BBC - Mon, 2015-01-12 13:19
Birmingham reacts to 'Muslim only' gaffe