International News

Radiographers opt for new strike day

BBC - Wed, 2014-10-08 04:52
Radiographers are set to go on strike a week after the rest of the NHS workers involved in industrial action.

Is the couch potato cooked?

BBC - Wed, 2014-10-08 04:47
As tech firms update the way we watch TV, is the couch potato cooked?

Hundreds flee after Kashmir clashes

BBC - Wed, 2014-10-08 04:43
Hundreds of villagers flee their homes in Indian-administered Kashmir as Indian and Pakistani troops continue to exchange fire in some of the worst violence in the region in a decade.

VIDEO: Timelapse video of Blood Moon eclipse

BBC - Wed, 2014-10-08 04:36
Watch the Moon emerge from the Earth's shadow

VIDEO: New tools to forecast space weather

BBC - Wed, 2014-10-08 04:30
The impact of solar storms on the earth's weather is being more carefully scrutinised to prevent potential disruption to electronic systems.

Day in pictures: 8 October

BBC - Wed, 2014-10-08 04:00
24 hours of news images: 8 October

Dealing with Dounreay's leftovers

BBC - Wed, 2014-10-08 03:46
Dealing with the leftovers from the Dounreay demolition job

Dad's Army film cast announced

BBC - Wed, 2014-10-08 03:33
Bill Nighy, Michael Gambon and Tom Courtenay are among the stars who will appear in a big-screen remake of classic 1970s sitcom Dad's Army.

Argentina ex-ruler Bignone sentenced

BBC - Wed, 2014-10-08 03:30
Argentina's last military ruler, Reynaldo Bignone, who is already in jail for crimes against humanity, is been sentenced in a fresh case.

VIDEO: Kenya's president appears at ICC

BBC - Wed, 2014-10-08 03:06
Kenya's President, Uhuru Kenyatta, has become the first sitting head of state to appear before the International Criminal Court in The Hague.

VIDEO: How do Bake Off judges stay slim?

BBC - Wed, 2014-10-08 03:01
Paul Hollywood and Mary Berry spill the beans on staying slim, running out of technical challenges and keeping Paul in check.

Mental health: A start of a long journey?

BBC - Wed, 2014-10-08 02:37
Does Nick Clegg's speech mark the start of a long journey

VIDEO: The 'Harry Potter' password

BBC - Wed, 2014-10-08 02:07
A Silicon Valley start-up company has developed a way of replacing passwords by allowing users to create their own unique "air signature".

Microscope work wins Nobel Prize

BBC - Wed, 2014-10-08 01:57
Nobel Prize for chemistry is awarded to three scientists for their work on boosting the resolution of microscopes.

Syria declares new chemical sites

BBC - Wed, 2014-10-08 01:47
The UN Security Council says Syria has revealed for the first time the existence of four more chemical weapons research and production facilities.

Saudi outrage over a female football fan

BBC - Wed, 2014-10-08 01:31
The woman abused for cheering her team