International News

Miliband: 'I can absolutely be PM'

BBC - Wed, 2014-11-12 13:05
Labour leader Ed Miliband tells the BBC's Nick Robinson that the party will go forward "united".

Beating Springboks 'huge' - Robshaw

BBC - Wed, 2014-11-12 13:02
England captain Chris Robshaw says beating South Africa at Twickenham on Saturday would be a "huge stepping-stone" for his side.

VIDEO: 'I have not thought of quitting'

BBC - Wed, 2014-11-12 13:00
Labour leader Ed Miliband has spoken to the BBC about his leadership and has said he has not thought of quitting, despite criticism.

US Ebola family settles with hospital

BBC - Wed, 2014-11-12 12:59
The family of the only patient to die of Ebola in the US has received a undisclosed sum from the hospital that treated him, their lawyer has said.

VIDEO: 'It's a life sentence for us'

BBC - Wed, 2014-11-12 12:37
The widow of a police officer murdered by Harry Roberts in 1966 has said she is angry that he has been released from prison.

Djokovic destroys Wawrinka

BBC - Wed, 2014-11-12 12:31
World number one Novak Djokovic destroys Stan Wawrinka 6-3 6-0 in another one-sided World Tour Finals match in London.

Is net neutrality really 'Obamacare for the internet'?

BBC - Wed, 2014-11-12 12:30
The tweet that has net neutrality activists howling

Virgin pilot 'thrown free' in crash

BBC - Wed, 2014-11-12 12:22
The pilot who survived the Virgin Galactic spaceship crash was thrown clear as the craft broke up around him, investigators say.

Qatar to be cleared of corruption

BBC - Wed, 2014-11-12 11:51
Qatar will be cleared of corruption claims over the 2022 World Cup bidding process in a Fifa report, the BBC has learned.

VIDEO: Window washers rescued 69 storeys up

BBC - Wed, 2014-11-12 10:56
Two window washers have been rescued after scaffolding collapsed 69 storeys above the ground at the World Trade Center in Manhattan.

Carrick ruled out of Slovenia game

BBC - Wed, 2014-11-12 10:33
England midfielder Michael Carrick will miss Saturday's Euro 2016 qualifier against Slovenia with a groin injury.

VIDEO: Dental patient 'absolutely furious'

BBC - Wed, 2014-11-12 10:06
A woman whose family dentist is currently under review for poor infection control practices has told the BBC that she is "furious and horrified".

VIDEO: Warren Clarke: A life on screen

BBC - Wed, 2014-11-12 09:53
British actor Warren Clarke has died aged 67 after a short illness, his agent has confirmed.

Cancer Drugs Fund 'to be restricted'

BBC - Wed, 2014-11-12 09:45
Some life-saving cancer medicines are likely to be removed from the list of expensive drugs paid for out of a special fund set up the prime minster.

Two US workers stuck 69 storeys high

BBC - Wed, 2014-11-12 09:39
Two workers are stuck on collapsed scaffolding 69 storeys above the ground at the World Trade Center site in Manhattan.

VIDEO: 'Fantastic, fantastic, it's landed'

BBC - Wed, 2014-11-12 09:31
"It's landed - I've waited years for this", Professor Monica Grady has said, on finding out that the robot probe Philae had landed on a comet.

War crimes suspect back in Belgrade

BBC - Wed, 2014-11-12 09:17
Serbian ultra-nationalist Vojislav Seselj, on trial at the UN war crimes tribunal at The Hague, arrives in Belgrade for cancer treatment.

Irish female on Fifa goals shortlist

BBC - Wed, 2014-11-12 09:14
Ireland women's international Steph Roche is named alongside James Rodriguez on the Fifa goal of the year shortlist.

£3m fund after Murco job losses

BBC - Wed, 2014-11-12 09:13
A £3m fund to protect and create jobs in Pembrokeshire is announced in response to 340 job losses at the Murco oil refinery in Milford Haven.

YouTube begins music subscriptions

BBC - Wed, 2014-11-12 09:00
YouTube launches a subscription service that lets users stream music videos without adverts and download them to smartphones and tablets.