International News

Australia in corporate tax crackdown

BBC - Mon, 2015-05-11 00:17
Australian Treasurer Joe Hockey announces the introduction of a new tax crackdown against 30 multinational corporations.

VIDEO: Reclaiming holiday beaches after WW2

BBC - Mon, 2015-05-11 00:16
Matthew Wheeler reports on how beaches were transformed after the end of World War Two.

Sweden rejects Assange appeal

BBC - Mon, 2015-05-11 00:15
A Swedish court has rejected an appeal by Wikileaks founder Julian Assange against his arrest warrant for alleged sex offences.

What caused rail's latest near miss?

BBC - Sun, 2015-05-10 23:56
In early March two trains were less than a minute away from what could have been one of Britain's worst rail crashes, as Richard Westcott explains.

VIDEO: Hunt for missing after Texas floods

BBC - Sun, 2015-05-10 23:54
The extreme weather that devastated Texas on Mothers' Day weekend has claimed a life and left dozens missing.

Appeal after underpass sex assault

BBC - Sun, 2015-05-10 23:42
Two men carried out a sex attack on a woman in a city centre underpass, police say.

What Conservatives have pledged to do

BBC - Sun, 2015-05-10 23:41
Wondering what a David Cameron Conservative government might do? Here's a list of the commitments made during the election campaign.

N Korea 'developing missile subs'

BBC - Sun, 2015-05-10 23:11
South Korea believes it could take North Korea fewer than five years to develop a fleet of missile-capable submarines.

Tallest commercial building is sold

BBC - Sun, 2015-05-10 23:06
The tallest commercial building in Ireland, Windsor House in Belfast, is sold for £6.5m to hotel operators the Hastings Group.

VIDEO: Who's who in Cameron's new cabinet?

BBC - Sun, 2015-05-10 22:56
David Cameron will address Conservative backbenchers on Monday for the first time since his party's election victory last week.

Harman's Labour 'blame game' warning

BBC - Sun, 2015-05-10 22:54
Acting Labour leader Harriet Harman urges her party to pull together and avoid "scapegoating" in the wake of its election defeat.

Call for clarity on insurance costs

BBC - Sun, 2015-05-10 22:45
The Financial Conduct Authority says insurance companies are not being clear enough about the cost of paying premiums in instalments.

VIDEO: Choir falls through stage in China

BBC - Sun, 2015-05-10 22:43
According to Chinese state television, eight choir members have been injured after the stage they were performing on collapsed.

Body found at 'chemical incident'

BBC - Sun, 2015-05-10 22:39
A body is found following a "chemical incident" at a home in Essex.