International News

VIDEO: Spider-Man's new nemesis: Cairo living

BBC - Fri, 2014-12-12 00:37
Superhero struggles to cope with Cairo's daily grind

VIDEO: The councils making millions from parking fines

BBC - Fri, 2014-12-12 00:35
Keith Doyle reports on profits made by councils in England from parking fines.

Man deported as UK wife's pay too low

BBC - Fri, 2014-12-12 00:34
A man from South Africa faces deportation with his family after his British wife is deemed not to be earning enough by an immigration panel.

VIDEO: MP: Fishing job remark 'not sexist'

BBC - Fri, 2014-12-12 00:19
Labour MP Frank Doran says it was not sexist to say he was unsure whether the fisheries minister is "a job for a woman".

Warner puts Australia in control

BBC - Fri, 2014-12-12 00:14
Australia reach 290-5 at the close of play on the fourth day of the first Test in Adelaide, to lead India by 363.

'CS gas attack' closes hospital ward

BBC - Fri, 2014-12-12 00:12
A hospital A&E ward is closed after a suspected CS gas attack by a man who had been arrested by police.

VIDEO: The end of out-of-focus photography?

BBC - Fri, 2014-12-12 00:05
The camera where you can change your focus after you take a picture.

VIDEO: Why do so many people feel so lonely?

BBC - Fri, 2014-12-12 00:00
A poll commissioned by the BBC suggests that around four-million people expect to spend most of Christmas Day alone this year.

Britain spoke to US about CIA report

BBC - Thu, 2014-12-11 23:38
British intelligence agencies spoke to US counterparts about a report into CIA interrogation before it was published, Downing Street says.

VIDEO: 3D printed dress ready for catwalk

BBC - Thu, 2014-12-11 23:37
BBC Click looks at some of the week's technology highlights.

Protect Nigerians, says archbishop

BBC - Thu, 2014-12-11 23:19
The archbishop of Jos in central Nigeria says more must be done to protect ordinary people, after at least 30 were killed in a twin bomb attack.

Niece murder accused on more charges

BBC - Thu, 2014-12-11 23:16
A Nottingham woman accused of murdering her niece faces further charges of cruelty to the girl and two other children.

Law to combat human trafficking

BBC - Thu, 2014-12-11 23:13
A specific law is being introduced to combat human trafficking and exploitation for the first time in Scotland.

VIDEO: Is Yodel failing to deliver this Christmas?

BBC - Thu, 2014-12-11 22:55
The courier firm, Yodel, has stopped collecting parcels from retailers as it struggles to deliver the huge jump in online orders following the so-called Black Friday sales.

Water bills 'to fall by 5% by 2020'

BBC - Thu, 2014-12-11 22:38
Water bills for England and Wales will fall by an average of 5% - not including inflation - by 2020, the regulator Ofwat rules.

'Man City can cope without Aguero'

BBC - Thu, 2014-12-11 22:37
Robbie Savage on why he expects Manchester City to show they are not a one-man team without the injured Sergio Aguero.

Scherzinger debuts in Cats musical

BBC - Thu, 2014-12-11 22:37
Singer Nicole Scherzinger has made her West End debut as Grizabella in Cats - watched by Elaine Paige, who created the role more than 30 years ago.

VIDEO: Why do Japan's women give up work?

BBC - Thu, 2014-12-11 22:35
Ahead of Japan's general election, Rupert Wingfield Hayes reports on Shinzo Abe's attempts to get women back into the workforce after they have children

Abbott takes career-best 6-14

BBC - Thu, 2014-12-11 22:17
Sean Abbott takes 6-14 in the second innings of his first match since his bouncer led to the death of Phillip Hughes.

Plan to reduce suicides is launched

BBC - Thu, 2014-12-11 21:58
A new plan to reduce suicides in Wales by focussing more on at risk groups is launched.