International News

Lynette police probe: No misconduct

BBC - Wed, 2014-07-02 22:04
A major investigation into the failings of South Wales Police following the murder of a Cardiff prostitute 26 years ago finds no criminal conduct.

VIDEO: The Masai who insist on cutting their girls

BBC - Wed, 2014-07-02 22:01
The BBC's Anne Soy in Kenya travels to a Masai meeting where different generations of women meet to discuss their conflicting views on female genital mutilation (FGM).

Why is China's leader visiting Seoul?

BBC - Wed, 2014-07-02 21:22
Why China's president is visiting Seoul

John McCallister confirms NI21 exit

BBC - Wed, 2014-07-02 20:54
NI21's deputy leader John McCallister has confirmed he has left the party.

Health warnings and Murray's 'agony'

BBC - Wed, 2014-07-02 20:51
Stories about the NHS feature on some front pages, while others capture the "heartbreak" of Andy Murray's Wimbledon exit.

Vote says MLAs misled by McCausland

BBC - Wed, 2014-07-02 20:50
The Social Development Committee has passed a motion stating that they were deliberately misled by Nelson McCausland, the BBC learns.

Japan 'to ease N Korea sanctions'

BBC - Wed, 2014-07-02 19:19
Japan is to ease some sanctions on North Korea amid ongoing talks on Japanese nationals abducted by Pyongyang, PM Shinzo Abe announces.

Council finance broken, chief says

BBC - Wed, 2014-07-02 19:06
Councils need to stop moaning and help redesign the system of local government finance, new Local Government Association head David Sparks says.

VIDEO: Underwater living record broken

BBC - Wed, 2014-07-02 18:44
Fabien Cousteau and his team have broken the record for the number of days spent living under water - a record set by his grandfather the famous ocean explorer Jacques Cousteau.

Children In Need raised record £50m

BBC - Wed, 2014-07-02 18:25
Last year's BBC Children in Need appeal raised a record total of £49.6m, the corporation announces.

Student satisfaction 'on the rise'

BBC - Wed, 2014-07-02 18:22
UK students have become more satisfied with their university experience over the past decade, research finds.

Lorry fire closes London street

BBC - Wed, 2014-07-02 18:17
A lorry fire near London department store Fortnum and Mason leads to the closure of the A4 Piccadilly.

Family-abuse children 'unprotected'

BBC - Wed, 2014-07-02 17:57
"Alarming gaps" in knowledge about abuse within families mean "substantial numbers" of children are not adequately protected, England's deputy children's commissioner says.

US woman 'tried to support Isis'

BBC - Wed, 2014-07-02 17:52
A Denver woman was arrested for allegedly trying to provide support to Islamic State of Syria and the Levant (Isis), it has emerged.

Facebook buys video ad tech start-up

BBC - Wed, 2014-07-02 17:49
Facebook acquires LiveRail - a tech start-up that helps companies serve more relevant ads in the videos that appear on their websites and apps.

The UK's disastrous first Tour stage

BBC - Wed, 2014-07-02 17:33
Why Le Tour's first UK visit was its last for 20 years

Giraffe legs' strong, skinny secret

BBC - Wed, 2014-07-02 17:28
Scientists have worked out the unique anatomy that allows giraffes' long, spindly legs to support their weight.

Early bird 'had feather trousers'

BBC - Wed, 2014-07-02 17:24
An ancient creature halfway between a dinosaur and a bird had feathered "trousers" on its hindlimbs, a new fossil reveals.
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