International News

Real's Bale misses Liverpool game

BBC - Tue, 2014-10-21 02:52
Real Madrid forward Gareth Bale misses Wednesday's Champions League game at Liverpool because of a thigh injury.

VIDEO: Doctor on sister's Ebola death

BBC - Tue, 2014-10-21 02:48
Dr Olivet Buck died after contracting Ebola while treating patients in Freetown, Sierra Leone.

Aussie bees fight 'hive wars'

BBC - Tue, 2014-10-21 02:44
Bee colonies in Brisbane are waging war for months on end, according to a new study, and the victorious swarms are taking over the hives of rival species.

Banksy's Pierced Eardrum vandalised

BBC - Tue, 2014-10-21 02:41
A new mural by street artist Banksy in Bristol is vandalised less than 24 hours after the work appeared.

Designer Oscar de la Renta dies

BBC - Tue, 2014-10-21 02:41
Dominican-born fashion designer Oscar de la Renta, who dressed former first ladies like Jackie Kennedy, has died aged 82, says his family.

Rewards for Mexico missing students

BBC - Tue, 2014-10-21 02:38
The Mexican government offers rewards for information leading to the whereabouts of 43 missing students from Guerrero state.

Total boss dies in Moscow air crash

BBC - Tue, 2014-10-21 02:28
Christophe de Margerie, chief executive of French oil company Total since 2007, has died after his plane crashed during take-off in Moscow.

Wine lorry overturns on motorway

BBC - Tue, 2014-10-21 02:21
Drivers tackle a morning of delays after a number of crashes in Cambridgeshire.

Public borrowing rises in September

BBC - Tue, 2014-10-21 02:19
Government borrowing rises in September to £11.8bn, which will limit the government's options in the run-up to next year's election economists say.

Twin jailed for murdering brother

BBC - Tue, 2014-10-21 02:17
A man is jailed for life for murdering his identical twin brother in a drunken argument on New Year's Eve.

Microsoft boss gets $84m pay package

BBC - Tue, 2014-10-21 02:15
Microsoft boss Satya Nadella has been given a pay package worth $84.3m, making him one of the top earners in the tech industry.

Travis sentence 'not unduly lenient'

BBC - Tue, 2014-10-21 02:13
DJ Dave Lee Travis's three-month suspended sentence for indecent assault "not unduly lenient", says Attorney General

VIDEO: Westminster wonks and think tanks

BBC - Tue, 2014-10-21 02:07
Giles Dilnot puts on a thinking cap to look at political think tanks and their role in the Westminster Bubble.

NHS 'to grind to halt' with dementia

BBC - Tue, 2014-10-21 01:53
The NHS will "grind to a halt" unless more is done to help care for dementia patients in the community, warns Wales' only professor of geriatrics.

Europe's crisis that won't go away

BBC - Tue, 2014-10-21 01:48
New drama five years after start of eurozone crisis

Clarke: Some Tories should be in UKIP

BBC - Tue, 2014-10-21 01:43
Former cabinet minister Ken Clarke says some of his Eurosceptic Conservative colleagues should be in UKIP.

Oscar de la Renta: Life and work in pictures

BBC - Tue, 2014-10-21 01:42
Life and work of US fashion designer Oscar de la Renta

'Electrical fault' caused Didcot fire

BBC - Tue, 2014-10-21 01:38
Oxfordshire Fire and Rescue Service says an electrical fault could be to blame for a massive blaze at Didcot B power station.

AUDIO: Pooley's parents support his return

BBC - Tue, 2014-10-21 01:21
The parents of William Pooley, the British nurse who contracted Ebola while volunteering in West Africa, support his return to Sierra Leone to resume his work.

Protests against controversial opera

BBC - Tue, 2014-10-21 01:18
Politicians including former Mayor Rudy Giuliani protest against controversial opera The Death of Klinghoffer.
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