International News

NHS staff to stage four-hour strike

BBC - Sun, 2014-10-12 19:13
Thousands of NHS workers in England and Northern Ireland, including nurses, midwives and ambulance staff, will strike later in a dispute over pay.

Liberia strike threat over Ebola

BBC - Sun, 2014-10-12 18:56
Liberian officials appeal to medical staff not to strike over the risk fee paid to them for treating Ebola patients, as the health crisis continues.

Cameron pledge to help weak schools

BBC - Sun, 2014-10-12 17:57
Wider and more rapid powers of intervention to improve failing schools in England are being proposed by Prime Minister David Cameron.

Morales claims Bolivia election win

BBC - Sun, 2014-10-12 17:52
Bolivia's President Evo Morales claims election victory and a third term in office, as votes are counted and exit polls show him winning.

More people 'trafficked for labour'

BBC - Sun, 2014-10-12 16:39
More than four in 10 victims of human trafficking in England and Wales were involved in forced labour, according to a report by the Salvation Army.

Nationalists ahead in Bosnian poll

BBC - Sun, 2014-10-12 16:15
Nationalist candidates are ahead as results are tallied in Bosnia's national and local elections, two decades after the country's civil war.

UK's 'Greatest Geosites' announced

BBC - Sun, 2014-10-12 16:10
Which are the UK and Ireland's top 100 geological sites?

Voting age 'should be extended'

BBC - Sun, 2014-10-12 16:07
Voting in all elections should be extended to include 16 and 17-year-olds, following the independence referendum, a study suggests.

VIDEO: Time marches on for watchmaker Titan

BBC - Sun, 2014-10-12 16:04
While Indian watchmaker HMT winds up business, Sameer Hashmi visits its slick, domestic rival, Titan.

NHS ruling on new breast cancer drug

BBC - Sun, 2014-10-12 16:02
Women in Scotland with a particular type of terminal breast cancer find out whether they will get a pioneering treatment through the NHS.

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