International News

PM's vow in 'battle for Jerusalem'

BBC - Tue, 2014-11-18 13:07
PM Benjamin Netanyahu vows to win a "battle for Jerusalem" as the Israeli death toll in a Palestinian attack on a synagogue rises to five.

Scotland 1-3 England

BBC - Tue, 2014-11-18 12:55
Wayne Rooney scores his 45th and 46th international goals as England win their first encounter on Scottish soil for 15 years.

Republic of Ireland 4-1 USA

BBC - Tue, 2014-11-18 12:40
Two goals from Robbie Brady help the Republic of Ireland to a comfortable victory over the United States.

Sturridge suffers new injury setback

BBC - Tue, 2014-11-18 12:37
Liverpool and England striker Daniel Sturridge suffers a new injury setback in training.

In pictures: Faith Through a Lens

BBC - Tue, 2014-11-18 12:24
The winning photos from the Faith Through a Lens competition

Giant robot trucks rise in Australia

BBC - Tue, 2014-11-18 12:06
Huge robots slog it out in Australia's outback

VIDEO: Driverless trucks make mining ‘safer’

BBC - Tue, 2014-11-18 12:06
The Australian mine embracing automation on a massive scale.

Government defeated in pubs vote

BBC - Tue, 2014-11-18 12:01
The government is defeated in a Commons vote on the control that parent companies can exercise over pubs.

Bank of Tokyo-Mitsubishi fined $315m

BBC - Tue, 2014-11-18 11:58
Bank of Tokyo-Mitsubishi is fined $315m for watering down a report about its transactions with sanctioned countries.

Russia seeks Nato pledge on Ukraine

BBC - Tue, 2014-11-18 11:56
Russia is seeking guarantees from Nato that Ukraine will not be allowed to join and that the alliance will stay away from its borders.

Taiwan sees surge in animal smuggling

BBC - Tue, 2014-11-18 11:18
What is Taiwan doing to curb animal smuggling?

VIDEO: Gas blast: 'I thought it was a dream'

BBC - Tue, 2014-11-18 11:17
A man whose house was destroyed by a gas explosion while he and his family were inside said he "thought it was a dream at first".

Happier days in the Karimov family album

BBC - Tue, 2014-11-18 11:13
In old photos from his family album, Uzbek president Islam Karimov looks more cuddly than those who regard him as a brutal tyrant could ever imagine.

McLaren wait to name driver line-up

BBC - Tue, 2014-11-18 11:06
McLaren will wait until December before announcing whether Button or Magnussen will partner Fernando Alonso in 2015.

McIlroy reflects on stellar 2014

BBC - Tue, 2014-11-18 10:58
BBC golf correspondent Iain Carter explains how Rory McIlroy has enjoyed his best season in golf, despite battling off-course issues.

Juncker faces no confidence vote

BBC - Tue, 2014-11-18 10:51
A motion of no confidence in Jean-Claude Juncker's European Commission will be put to a vote next week at the European Parliament in Strasbourg.

Senate to vote on Keystone pipeline

BBC - Tue, 2014-11-18 10:41
The US Senate is set to vote on a bill to approve the controversial Keystone XL oil pipeline, just days after the House of Representatives passed the legislation.

'Pleb' Geldof defends friend Mitchell

BBC - Tue, 2014-11-18 10:38
Bob Geldof describes himself as a "pleb" as he defends his friend, the ex-cabinet minister Andrew Mitchell, in the so-called plebgate libel trial.

Brain surgery book up for Costa prize

BBC - Tue, 2014-11-18 10:36
A memoir about brain surgery is among 20 books shortlisted for this year's Cost Book Awards.

VIDEO: What's wrong with Japan's economy?

BBC - Tue, 2014-11-18 10:33
Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe calls elections only two years after taking office due to the country's failing economy.