International News

Lady Gaga gets engaged

BBC - Mon, 2015-02-16 13:21
Lady Gaga takes to Instagram to announce she has got engaged to long term boyfriend Taylor Kinney

Egypt and the threat of IS in Libya

BBC - Mon, 2015-02-16 13:06
Precise information about Egypt's role in Libya is hard to come by, says Jawad Iqbal

Preston North End 1-3 Man United

BBC - Mon, 2015-02-16 13:04
Manchester United survive a scare at League One Preston to win 3-1 and set up an FA Cup quarter-final against Arsenal.

Huge fire after US train derails

BBC - Mon, 2015-02-16 12:50
Two West Virginia towns have been evacuated after a freight train carrying crude oil derailed and burst into flames.

Ex-MI6 boss warns on Ukraine crisis

BBC - Mon, 2015-02-16 12:24
The conflict in Ukraine is now part of a much bigger crisis between Russia and the West, the former head of MI6 warns.

VIDEO: Getting around Manila in a wheelchair

BBC - Mon, 2015-02-16 12:23
For those using wheelchairs, getting from A to B in a city with next to no transport facilities for those living with disabilities is nearly impossible.

VIDEO: Huge crowds gather for Denmark vigil

BBC - Mon, 2015-02-16 12:08
Denmark has been holding a vigil following the attack on a synagogue and at a free speech debate in Copenhagen on Saturday.

Houses evacuated over bomb warning

BBC - Mon, 2015-02-16 11:30
A bomb alert that has caused a number of homes in a Londonderry housing estate to be evacuated is likely to continue overnight.

VIDEO: Walking again with help of oxygen

BBC - Mon, 2015-02-16 11:24
Afghanistan veteran Ben Parkinson is learning to walk again after a pioneering course of treatment using pure oxygen to repair damaged tissue.

VIDEO: Grief echoes in Coptic Christian village

BBC - Mon, 2015-02-16 10:46
Orla Guerin reports from the village Al-Our, in Minya, which was home to 13 of the 21 Coptic Christians murdered by Islamic State

Dog walker falls from 100ft cliff

BBC - Mon, 2015-02-16 10:43
A woman is rescued from the bottom of a cliff after plunging 100ft (30m) while out walking her dogs.

VIDEO: Fleeing artillery fire amid Ukraine truce

BBC - Mon, 2015-02-16 10:15
The ceasefire in eastern Ukraine is looking increasingly fragile a day after it was meant to start.

Man charged over 'chemical weapon'

BBC - Mon, 2015-02-16 10:10
A 31-year-old man from Liverpool has been charged with attempting to have a chemical weapon in his possession, police say.

Anger over BBC radio streaming

BBC - Mon, 2015-02-16 10:08
Some internet radio devices, including models aimed at blind and partially sighted listeners, have been left unable to receive BBC radio.

C4 News report 'misled viewers'

BBC - Mon, 2015-02-16 10:07
Channel 4 News is censured by media regulator Ofcom for misleading viewers in a report about policing.

Ukraine crisis: What is Novorossiya role?

BBC - Mon, 2015-02-16 10:05
The Novorossiya (New Russia) movement helps the rebels in eastern Ukraine and is now on the EU sanctions list. The BBC's Dina Newman explains what Novorossiya stands for.

Doping claims could 'kill' athletics

BBC - Mon, 2015-02-16 10:02
British athlete Jenny Meadows says that if proven, the claims of Russian doping could "kill" athletics.

Can de-industrialisation be reversed?

BBC - Mon, 2015-02-16 09:43
Can the US and UK reverse de-industrialisation?

Egypt seeks Libya intervention

BBC - Mon, 2015-02-16 09:20
Egypt calls for international military intervention in Libya, as it strikes Islamic State targets on its troubled neighbour's territory.

Denmark gunman 'not part of cell'

BBC - Mon, 2015-02-16 09:09
The gunman who attacked a free speech debate and a synagogue in Denmark does not seem to be part of a wider cell, the Danish PM says.