International News

VIDEO: Acrobats of the insect world

BBC - Thu, 2015-07-02 15:00
Researchers are using super slow-motion footage to reveal the secrets of the most acrobatic insects

VIDEO: 'I saw the roof of the bus in mid-air'

BBC - Thu, 2015-07-02 15:00
PC Ashley Walker was still in his probationary period with the Metropolitan Police when he saw the bomb explode on the number 30 bus.

VIDEO: The blind birdman of Brazil

BBC - Thu, 2015-07-02 15:00
The 'birdwatcher' who has been blind since birth

Arrests after shotgun fired in park

BBC - Thu, 2015-07-02 14:48
Two people are arrested after a report of a shotgun being fired in a playground in Belfast.

Nadal: The decline of a great?

BBC - Thu, 2015-07-02 14:34
BBC Sport's Tom Fordyce looks at what is happening to Rafael Nadal after his surprise loss to qualifier Dustin Brown.

Adelaide Crows coach found dead

BBC - Thu, 2015-07-02 14:29
Phil Walsh, coach of the Australian Football League's Adelaide Crows, is found dead at home and his son is under arrest.

Top charity boss asked to step down

BBC - Thu, 2015-07-02 14:28
The Cabinet Office is withholding £3m unless Kids Company moves on its chief executive, Camila Batmanghelidjh.

Fiat-Chrysler criticised over recalls

BBC - Thu, 2015-07-02 14:25
Fiat-Chrysler Automobiles faces action over the mishandling in the US of car recalls, the country's top vehicle safety regulator says.

Bronze on World Cup award shortlist

BBC - Thu, 2015-07-02 14:07
England's Lucy Bronze is shortlisted for the Golden Ball - the award given to the best player at the Women's World Cup.

'Mass rebel attack' on Syria's Aleppo

BBC - Thu, 2015-07-02 14:02
Syrian rebels led by Islamist groups launch a massive assault to take full control of the northern city of Aleppo, monitors say.

Colombia coca farmers boost output

BBC - Thu, 2015-07-02 13:20
Colombian coca farmers increased cultivation area by 44% last year for fear any peace deal may lead to eradication, the UN says.

'My best Wimbledon days may be over'

BBC - Thu, 2015-07-02 13:11
Rafael Nadal says he may not be able to rekindle his former Wimbledon glories after his shock 2015 exit to Dustin Brown.

First US measles death in 12 years

BBC - Thu, 2015-07-02 12:57
Health authorities confirm that the death of a woman in Washington state earlier this year was the first US fatality from measles in 12 years.

What not to miss on day five

BBC - Thu, 2015-07-02 12:43
Your essential guide to day five of the 2015 Wimbledon Championships at the All England Club.

VIDEO: How prevalent is church arson in the US?

BBC - Thu, 2015-07-02 12:41
A series of seemingly unrelated fires at predominantly black churches has authorities searching for answers just weeks after a racially motivated mass shooting.

Fast-track asylum system suspended

BBC - Thu, 2015-07-02 11:50
A system for detaining asylum seekers while their claims are speedily assessed is suspended after it was ruled unlawful last month, the Home Office says.

Jim Webb joins 2016 presidential race

BBC - Thu, 2015-07-02 11:49
Vietnam veteran and former US Senator Jim Webb launches his bid for president, joining other Democrats taking on front-runner Hillary Clinton.

Profile: Prince Alwaleed bin Talal

BBC - Thu, 2015-07-02 10:49
Profile of Saudi billionaire Prince Alwaleed bin Talal Al Saud, one of the world's richest people.

VIDEO: ‘Irreversible change’ to sea life from CO2

BBC - Thu, 2015-07-02 10:48
A major report warns that life in the seas will be irreversibly changed unless CO2 emissions from industrial society are drastically cut.

Net speed 'anger' in enterprise zone

BBC - Thu, 2015-07-02 10:47
Small firms on one of Europe's biggest industrial parks say poor broadband speeds are damaging them and some could be forced to move out.