International News

Reef makes surfers 'laughing stock'

BBC - Mon, 2014-11-10 01:04
Surfers are "giving up" on Europe's first artificial surf reef in Dorset, claiming it doesn't create waves.

VIDEO: 'His life was stolen from him'

BBC - Mon, 2014-11-10 01:02
Inquests into the deaths of 96 football fans in the 1989 Hillsborough disaster reach their 100th day.

Care home hit by complete power loss

BBC - Mon, 2014-11-10 01:00
Emergency measures are put in place to safeguard vulnerable residents at a Dumfries care home after it suffers a complete loss of power.

Cranberries singer in assault arrest

BBC - Mon, 2014-11-10 00:51
The lead singer of Irish band The Cranberries, Dolores O'Riordan, is arrested following an alleged attack on an air hostess and a police officer.

Crystal beauty: Illuminating the structure of matter

BBC - Mon, 2014-11-10 00:41
Illuminating the structure of matter

Cheryl breaks UK chart record

BBC - Mon, 2014-11-10 00:29
Pop singer Cheryl Fernandez-Versini becomes the first UK female solo artist to have five UK number one singles.

VIDEO: Cheryl makes British music history

BBC - Mon, 2014-11-10 00:26
Cheryl Fernandez Versini says it "feels surreal" to be the first British female artist to score five UK number one singles.

The blind sculptor who carves by touch

BBC - Mon, 2014-11-10 00:22
How a blind sculptor carved Christ by touch alone

VIDEO: German's incredible 50-yard own goal

BBC - Mon, 2014-11-10 00:11
German international Christoph Kramer scores an unusual own goal for Borussia Monchengladbach to hand Borussia Dortmund a 1-0 victory.

April killer's 'house of evil' to go

BBC - Mon, 2014-11-10 00:09
A cottage dubbed the "house of evil" where Mark Bridger is believed to have killed five-year-old April Jones in mid Wales two years ago is being prepared for demolition.

Serco shares plunge after update

BBC - Mon, 2014-11-10 00:07
Outsourcing firm Serco's shares have plunged after it unveiled plans to raise up to £550m through selling new shares and cut its profit forecast.

A question of 0.9 percentage points

BBC - Mon, 2014-11-10 00:03
Treasury slapped on the wrist for rail fares release.

VIDEO: The $500 speed of light camera

BBC - Sun, 2014-11-09 23:35
Researchers at Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) have built a camera that can operate at the speed of light.

Blast at Nigerian school assembly

BBC - Sun, 2014-11-09 23:24
A bomb goes off at a school assembly in the north-east Nigerian town of Potiskum, residents say, with unconfirmed reports of casualties.

NI test results due over Ebola virus

BBC - Sun, 2014-11-09 23:19
The Public Health Agency says it is waiting for results of an Ebola test for a patient in a Belfast hospital.

VIDEO: UK sees rise in weight-loss surgery

BBC - Sun, 2014-11-09 23:14
More patients are having weight-loss surgery, according to new figures from the National Bariatric Surgery Registry.

Police killed in Afghan bombings

BBC - Sun, 2014-11-09 23:10
At least 10 policemen are killed in two bombings on police stations in the Afghan provinces of Logar and Nangarhar, police say.

16-mile tailback after M4 accident

BBC - Sun, 2014-11-09 23:07
An accident is causing 16 miles of tailbacks on the eastbound M4 around Newport.

VIDEO: Stars 'go Scottish' at MTV EMAs

BBC - Sun, 2014-11-09 23:07
One Direction top the 2014 MTV Europe Music Awards with three prizes at Glasgow's SSE Hydro Arena.

Murray reflects on a tough 2014

BBC - Sun, 2014-11-09 23:06
British number one Andy Murray discusses a tough year, defeat in London, 22 matches in 37 days and backing mum Judy on Strictly.