International News

VIDEO: Nick Robinson on Labour's manifesto

BBC - Mon, 2015-04-13 12:27
Nick Robinson gives his assessment of Labour's election manifesto launched by leader Ed Miliband on Monday.

US guards jailed for Iraq deaths

BBC - Mon, 2015-04-13 12:23
Former Blackwater guard sentenced to life, three others to 30 years in jail, over 2007 Baghdad killings of 14 Iraqis

Heist police investigate tool theft

BBC - Mon, 2015-04-13 12:18
A possible link between the Hatton Garden jewellery heist and a tool burglary four months before is investigated by Scotland Yard.

Marooned in an overgrown tea garden

BBC - Mon, 2015-04-13 12:00
What happens when a tea plantation closes?

Bedrooms of the remembered

BBC - Mon, 2015-04-13 11:58
Families of Sewol ferry victims remember their children

Davis loses in Crucible qualifying

BBC - Mon, 2015-04-13 11:52
Six-time world champion Steve Davis will not compete at the Crucible after losing heavily in qualifying to Kurt Maflin.

'Hamilton seems in complete control'

BBC - Mon, 2015-04-13 11:42
Lewis Hamilton controlled every aspect of what happened during the Chinese Grand Prix, says the BBC's David Coulthard.

Dark matter map yields first results

BBC - Mon, 2015-04-13 11:13
A huge effort to make a map of dark matter, the invisible stuff holding galaxies in place across the cosmos, releases its first batch of results.

Life term for killer Jodi Arias

BBC - Mon, 2015-04-13 11:10
A California woman who shot and stabbed her boyfriend in his Arizona home in 2008 has been sentenced to life in prison.

Chess champion's toilet phone shame

BBC - Mon, 2015-04-13 10:59
A Georgian chess grandmaster is expelled from a tournament after apparently using a smartphone in the toilet to check his moves.

VIDEO: 'We would not accept £12 billion cuts'

BBC - Mon, 2015-04-13 10:58
Nick Clegg tells the BBC the Liberal Democrats would not consider another coalition with the Conservatives if the Tories went ahead with their proposal for £12 billion of welfare cuts.

Turing's notebook sells for $1m

BBC - Mon, 2015-04-13 10:56
A 56-page scientific notebook compiled by World War Two Enigma codebreaker Alan Turing sells for $1m at a New York auction.

Pepsi to replace Coke in NBA deal

BBC - Mon, 2015-04-13 10:45
PepsiCo will sponsor the National Basketball Association, ending a 28-year deal between its arch rival Coca-Cola and the NBA.

Debut novel up for Baileys Prize

BBC - Mon, 2015-04-13 10:31
A debut novel about a female bee is one of six titles to be shortlisted for the £30,000 Baileys Women's Prize for Fiction.

Vunipola cited for striking opponent

BBC - Mon, 2015-04-13 10:28
England and Saracens back row Billy Vunipola faces a ban for striking Leicester's Mathew Tait with his head.

VIDEO: Nigeria missing girls 'spotted'

BBC - Mon, 2015-04-13 09:55
A woman in Nigeria claims that she saw some of the missing Chibok schoolgirls as recently as three weeks ago, a year since their alleged abduction.

VIDEO: Labour manifesto on campaign day 15

BBC - Mon, 2015-04-13 09:43
On day 15 of the campaign, Labour launches its manifesto, promising no extra borrowing to fund policies

Teenager dies on Lanzarote holiday

BBC - Mon, 2015-04-13 09:41
A teenager from Birmingham has died while on holiday in Lanzarote, his school confirms.

Should Man City keep Pellegrini?

BBC - Mon, 2015-04-13 09:40
Former Manchester City players, pundits and fans discuss the uncertain future of the club and Manuel Pellegrini.

Evidence of liquid water on Mars

BBC - Mon, 2015-04-13 09:32
Nasa's Curiosity rover has found that water can exist as a liquid near the Martian surface.