International News

Diabetes: Women 'more likely to die'

BBC - Fri, 2015-02-06 11:25
Women with type 1 diabetes are at a greater risk of dying from a number of diseases than men who have the condition.

Susan Rice: US has achievable agenda

BBC - Fri, 2015-02-06 10:47
Top White House adviser Susan Rice says the US has an "ambitious yet achievable agenda" overseas, as the government outlines its security strategy.

Why did Greece's Varoufakis bring up Nazis in Berlin?

BBC - Fri, 2015-02-06 10:34
Greece's finance minister brings up Nazis during talks in Germany, an issue most politicians would try to avoid, reports the BBC's Mark Lowen.

History, tradition, drama: Who will win the derbies?

BBC - Fri, 2015-02-06 10:16
Why Everton will be glad to be rid of Steven Gerrard and how Tottenham will be grateful they are playing Arsenal on their own turf.

Somalia warns US as cash blocked

BBC - Fri, 2015-02-06 10:14
Somalia warns that a US bank's decision to halt cash remittances may give rise to a black market that could help terrorists.

Murder inquiry after man's death

BBC - Fri, 2015-02-06 10:11
A murder inquiry is launched after the death of a 27-year-old man in the Kennishead area of Glasgow.

VIDEO: Contactless card payments surge

BBC - Fri, 2015-02-06 10:10
The number of contactless card payments has tripled over the last year with more people choosing to use contactless for quick transactions

Security alerts at two churches

BBC - Fri, 2015-02-06 09:56
There are security alerts at two Catholic churches in Newtownabbey, County Antrim.

Van Gaal in Man Utd Munich tribute

BBC - Fri, 2015-02-06 09:50
Manchester United manager Louis van Gaal laid flowers at Old Trafford on the 57th anniversary of the Munich air crash.

Heathrow arrest in FGM investigation

BBC - Fri, 2015-02-06 09:28
A woman is arrested at Heathrow Airport on suspicion of conspiracy to commit female genital mutilation.

VIDEO: Why Venezuela's condoms cost $755

BBC - Fri, 2015-02-06 09:13
As the oil price continues to fall, inflation in Venezuela means many cannot afford basic goods

Contactless card limit rises to £30

BBC - Fri, 2015-02-06 09:07
The spending limit on contactless cards is to be increased to £30 from September 2015, the UK Cards Association announces

Morocco banned from next two Afcons

BBC - Fri, 2015-02-06 09:07
Morocco are banned from the 2017 and 2019 Africa Cup of Nations and told to pay over £6m for failing to host this year's event.

Man robs dying woman hit by lorry

BBC - Fri, 2015-02-06 09:07
A man who stole the purse of a dying elderly woman who was lying in the road having been hit by a lorry is being sought by Greater Manchester Police.

Gerrard ready for Goodison send-off

BBC - Fri, 2015-02-06 09:00
Liverpool captain Steven Gerrard is ready to revel in Everton "banter", as he prepares for his final league Merseyside derby.

Carlisle coma report 'a mistake'

BBC - Fri, 2015-02-06 09:00
Ex-footballer Clarke Carlisle says he was not left in a coma following a suicide attempt, despite court claims.

'Home alone' toddler found in road

BBC - Fri, 2015-02-06 08:50
A woman is arrested after a two-year-old girl was found wandering in a road in Slough during rush hour.

Ibrahimovic 'abuses referees in English'

BBC - Fri, 2015-02-06 08:49
PSG striker Zlatan Ibrahimovic abuses French referees in either English or Italian, claims Lyon coach Hubert Fournier.

Can parents and non-parents ever understand each other?

BBC - Fri, 2015-02-06 08:32
Can parents and non-parents ever truly understand each other?

VIDEO: What is in Poundland shoppers' baskets?

BBC - Fri, 2015-02-06 08:32
Emma Simpson visited a branch of Poundland to find out what shoppers go there to buy.