International News

Running 'preserves thinking skills'

BBC - Wed, 2014-04-02 15:55
Aerobic exercise in your 20s may protect the brain in middle age, according to US research.

Call for merged 'super' care budget

BBC - Wed, 2014-04-02 15:52
A merged NHS and social care budget in England is needed to stop vulnerable people falling into the gaps between the two services, experts say.

Ketamine 'exciting' depression therapy

BBC - Wed, 2014-04-02 15:49
The illegal party drug, ketamine, is an "exciting" and "dramatic" new treatment for depression, say doctors who have conducted the first trial in the UK.

Masterpiece of silent film recovered

BBC - Wed, 2014-04-02 15:45
A long-lost masterpiece of British silent cinema is discovered in the Netherlands, almost 90 years after it was last seen.

Dinosaur chase scene reconstructed

BBC - Wed, 2014-04-02 15:43
Scientists digitally reconstruct the scene of a dinosaur chase - preserved in the mud of an ancient river bed in Texas.

VIDEO: Jude Law on getting older

BBC - Wed, 2014-04-02 15:02
Jude Law talks to Talking Movies' Tom Brook about the freedom of taking on different screen roles as he gets older.

Police convicted of data breaches

BBC - Wed, 2014-04-02 15:01
An increasing number of Scottish police officers are being investigated for breaching data protection laws, BBC Scotland learns.

How American energy independence could change the world

BBC - Wed, 2014-04-02 15:00
How America being self-sufficient in energy could change the world

Goal was a ridiculous joke - Mourinho

BBC - Wed, 2014-04-02 14:45
Chelsea boss Jose Mourinho says some of his side's defending was "a joke" in their 3-1 Champions League defeat by PSG.

VIDEO: UK Coal miners face job losses

BBC - Wed, 2014-04-02 14:28
The UK's largest coal producer, UK Coal, is to cut 1,300 jobs and two mines as it battles to stave off insolvency.

VIDEO: Stolen art recovered in Italy

BBC - Wed, 2014-04-02 14:24
Paintings by Paul Gauguin and Pierre Bonnard hung on an Italian factory worker's kitchen wall for almost 40 years after being stolen, police reveal.

VIDEO: Student deported to Mauritius

BBC - Wed, 2014-04-02 14:07
A High Court judge has refused to grant an emergency injunction to block the removal of an A-Level student from north London back to Mauritius.

VIDEO: Why are chocolate bars shrinking?

BBC - Wed, 2014-04-02 13:59
Consumers are starting to notice that although they are paying the same, some food items they buy are getting smaller.

Prison escape in quake-hit Chile city

BBC - Wed, 2014-04-02 13:36
Chile's authorities have deployed soldiers to the quake-hit city of Iquique after some 300 inmates flee a women's prison.

Paris St-Germain 3-1 Chelsea

BBC - Wed, 2014-04-02 13:27
Chelsea have it all to do as Javier Pastore's late strike gives Paris St-Germain a two-goal victory in the Champions League.

VIDEO: Loneliness 'affects general health'

BBC - Wed, 2014-04-02 13:23
The emotional problems associated with loneliness have long been acknowledged, but now there is evidence that being lonely has an impact on overall health.

A-Level student removed to Mauritius

BBC - Wed, 2014-04-02 13:22
An A-Level student from north London is removed from the country and flown back to Mauritius as a last ditch legal challenge fails.

Real Madrid 3-0 Borussia Dortmund

BBC - Wed, 2014-04-02 13:18
Gareth Bale scores to help Real Madrid to victory over Borussia Dortmund in the Champions League quarter-final first leg.

VIDEO: Tribute to wall collapse death pupil

BBC - Wed, 2014-04-02 13:14
The family of a pupil who died when a wall fell on her at school say she was their "princess" who dreamed of becoming prime minister.

Air pollution reaches high levels

BBC - Wed, 2014-04-02 13:13
Air pollution has reached "high levels" in parts of Greater London, rural south-east England, and towns and cities in East Anglia, Defra confirms.

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