International News

VIDEO: Tyres set alight on Eurotunnel track

BBC - Tue, 2015-06-30 07:12
Thousands of cross-Channel passengers are stranded after striking Calais ferry workers closed the French port and blocked Eurotunnel rail services.

Easy wins for Federer and Nadal

BBC - Tue, 2015-06-30 07:11
Second seed Roger Federer and 10th seed Rafael Nadal easily progress to the second round at Wimbledon.

Schools' new rules on extremism

BBC - Tue, 2015-06-30 06:52
The legal requirement for schools to challenge extremism is about to come into force.

Baby found in river 'died at birth'

BBC - Tue, 2015-06-30 06:31
The newborn baby boy who was found in a river in Cardiff is believed to have died at birth, police say.

John Noakes missing from home

BBC - Tue, 2015-06-30 06:30
Former Blue Peter presenter John Noakes, who has Alzheimer's disease, is reported missing from his home in Majorca.

VIDEO: Gunman 'prayed' moments before death

BBC - Tue, 2015-06-30 06:00
The BBC's Ben Brown reports from Sousse in Tunisia on what is known about the last moments of Seifeddine Rezgui, who killed 38 people at a beach resort on Friday.

Ricciardo Ferrari move 'unlikely'

BBC - Tue, 2015-06-30 05:59
Red Bull driver Daniel Ricciardo says it is unlikely he will move to Ferrari next year, but does not rule it out.

MPs debate devolution of welfare

BBC - Tue, 2015-06-30 05:47
There are calls for additional welfare powers for Holyrood to be included in the Scotland Bill being debated in the Commons.

'Merciless' neighbour killer jailed

BBC - Tue, 2015-06-30 05:44
A man who murdered his neighbour in "a merciless act of vengeance" after a campaign of harassment is jailed for 28 years.

Cybercriminals exploit Flash bug

BBC - Tue, 2015-06-30 05:41
An exploit which takes advantage of a flaw in Adobe's Flash Player is being used by cybercriminals.

VIDEO: Heatwave grips UK as 30C temps forecast

BBC - Tue, 2015-06-30 05:40
Britain is heading for a heatwave with temperatures forecast to top 30C on Tuesday and Wednesday, as Duncan Kennedy reports.

Tunisia victims to be repatriated to UK

BBC - Tue, 2015-06-30 05:26
Britons killed by a gunman in last week's Tunisian beach attack will be repatriated from Wednesday ahead of a joint inquest, Downing Street says.

VIDEO: Leap second: What does it mean?

BBC - Tue, 2015-06-30 05:26
Midnight will come later tonight, as for the first time in three years, an extra second is added to the official time set by atomic clocks.

China climate change plan unveiled

BBC - Tue, 2015-06-30 05:19
China - the world's largest emitter of greenhouse gases - has announced details of its climate action plan.

What are you going to do with your leap second?

BBC - Tue, 2015-06-30 05:15
What are you going to do with your leap second?

Storms warning after hottest day

BBC - Tue, 2015-06-30 05:07
Forecasters warn of severe thunderstorms, as the hottest temperature in Wales so far this year is recorded.

Dimbleby quits UCL over Tim Hunt row

BBC - Tue, 2015-06-30 05:02
Jonathan Dimbleby resigns from his honorary fellowship at University College London, in protest over its refusal to reinstate Prof Sir Tim Hunt.

Britain's Edmund out to Dolgopolov

BBC - Tue, 2015-06-30 05:01
British number three Kyle Edmund loses in straight sets to Ukraine's Alexandr Dolgopolov in the first round at Wimbledon.

Champion Kvitova powers past Bertens

BBC - Tue, 2015-06-30 05:01
Petra Kvitova begins her Wimbledon title defence with a 35-minute win over Dutch player Kiki Bertens.

How safe is UK a decade after 7/7?

BBC - Tue, 2015-06-30 05:01
Almost 10 years since the 7/7 London bomb attacks, is the UK safer or under greater threat?

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