International News

Give 'Scots job priority' - poll

BBC - Tue, 2015-03-10 22:11
Most Scots think job recruiters should give priority to British people over immigrants, a poll for the BBC suggests.

Missing girl found safe and well

BBC - Tue, 2015-03-10 22:08
A 14-year-old girl who was the subject of a national alert after she went missing from home is found safe and well.

The father searching for his abducted son

BBC - Tue, 2015-03-10 22:04
The father desperately searching for his little boy

Amnesty condemns Iran birth drive

BBC - Tue, 2015-03-10 21:48
Laws aimed at boosting Iran's population reduce women to "baby-making machines", the rights group Amnesty International warns.

Broadcasters criticised over debates

BBC - Tue, 2015-03-10 21:30
Broadcasters are breaching impartiality rules and "playing politics" in the row over TV election debates, ex-BBC, ITV and Channel 4 boss Lord Grade says.

Danny Dyer dedicates award to Hopkins

BBC - Tue, 2015-03-10 21:27
The EastEnders actor dedicates his latest award win to Katie Hopkins after they had a Twitter row about his engagement.

Fears grow for missing Charlotte, 14

BBC - Tue, 2015-03-10 21:08
Fears are growing for a 14-year-old girl missing from her home after police ruled out a possible sighting.

S Korea 'nut rage' attendant sues

BBC - Tue, 2015-03-10 21:06
A flight attendant involved in the Korean Air "nut rage" incident sues the airline and jailed former executive Heather Cho in New York.

Top Gear halted over Clarkson 'punch'

BBC - Tue, 2015-03-10 20:56
The BBC is expected to scrap the remainder of the current Top Gear TV series after allegations that presenter Jeremy Clarkson punched a producer.

Ferguson city manager resigns

BBC - Tue, 2015-03-10 19:02
The chief executive of the US city Ferguson, in Missouri, resigns after a federal report released last week alleged widespread racial bias.

Who wants what in Libya?

BBC - Tue, 2015-03-10 18:16
Four years after the fall of Colonel Gadaffi, Libya has two governments, two parliaments and two armies. And now Islamic State as well. What do they all want?

Churchill Magna Carta plan revealed

BBC - Tue, 2015-03-10 18:14
Papers revealing Winston Churchill's plans to give the US one of four copies of Magna Carta in return for support in World War Two are part of an exhibition bringing them together for the first time.

US state considers firing squads

BBC - Tue, 2015-03-10 18:04
Lawmakers in the US state Utah pass a bill proposing the use of firing squads to carry out the death penalty if lethal injections drugs are not available.

Armour-piercing bullets remain legal

BBC - Tue, 2015-03-10 17:59
Bullets able to pierce police officers' protective vests will remain legal in the US after a proposed ban met with fierce opposition.

Colombia suspends bombing of Farc

BBC - Tue, 2015-03-10 17:46
Colombia's President Santos suspends bombing raids against Farc rebels for a month to support continuing peace talks between the two sides.

Why the surge in Muslim prisoners?

BBC - Tue, 2015-03-10 17:42
The rise in Muslim prisoners in England and Wales has been far greater than the Muslim population increase. The BBC's Danny Shaw looks at possible explanations.

Publisher's Mum campaign fails - or does it?

BBC - Tue, 2015-03-10 17:31
Publisher's Mother's Day campaign fails - or does it?

In pictures: Syngenta Photography Award

BBC - Tue, 2015-03-10 17:28
Award-winning photos on the theme of scarcity and waste

A life-changing mistake

BBC - Tue, 2015-03-10 17:23
The couples who were given the wrong babies

'I'm 39 and have Alzheimer's disease'

BBC - Tue, 2015-03-10 17:21
Former soldier's struggle with early onset Alzheimer's