International News

Rusedski to coach teenager Edmund

BBC - Tue, 2014-04-22 07:11
Former US Open runner-up Greg Rusedski is to coach Britain's highest ranked teenage tennis player Kyle Edmund.

Web pornography 'led to school rape'

BBC - Tue, 2014-04-22 06:55
Internet pornography was likely to be behind the rape of a 10-year-old boy by a fellow pupil in the school toilets, a court is told.

AUDIO: 'Red Knight' O'Neill on Man Utd future

BBC - Tue, 2014-04-22 06:50
Former Goldman Sachs boss Jim O'Neill reflects on why Man Utd's business interests overshadows all other considerations

Woman's death 'no longer suspicious'

BBC - Tue, 2014-04-22 06:46
Police say they are no longer treating the sudden death of a 30-year-old woman in west Belfast at the weekend as suspicious.

New Family Court comes into being

BBC - Tue, 2014-04-22 06:45
A new single Family Court comes into being in England and Wales as ministers pledge to put the welfare of children at the centre of the justice system.

Novartis in $16bn GSK division deal

BBC - Tue, 2014-04-22 06:38
Novartis and GlaxoSmithKline (GSK), two of the world's leading drugmakers, strike a multi-billion-dollar deal to join forces and reshape their businesses.

VIDEO: Farage pressed over German wife's job

BBC - Tue, 2014-04-22 06:03
UKIP leader Nigel Farage is asked by the BBC's Nick Robinson whether his German wife is taking a British person's job by working as his secretary.

South Korea ferry body count 113

BBC - Tue, 2014-04-22 05:47
The confirmed death toll from the South Korean ferry that capsized last week reaches 113, as divers recover more bodies from the sunken hull.

Yemen identifying dead 'militants'

BBC - Tue, 2014-04-22 05:44
Yemen is carrying out DNA tests to identify suspected militants killed in air strikes in recent days, amid reports they include al-Qaeda leaders.

McDonald's profit hurt by US sales

BBC - Tue, 2014-04-22 05:40
McDonald's reports a fall in profit for the first three months of the year after sales in its US restaurants fell by more than expected.

Top Zambian commentator Liwewe dies

BBC - Tue, 2014-04-22 05:37
Zambian football mourns the passing of legendary commentator Dennis Liwewe who died on Tuesday aged 78.

Pistorius 'had no acting coaching'

BBC - Tue, 2014-04-22 05:35
Oscar Pistorius' family denies claims the athlete took acting lessons ahead of his testimony in the murder trial of his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp.

Man charged with murder of toddler

BBC - Tue, 2014-04-22 05:33
A 26-year-old man appears in court charged with the murder of two-year-old Madison Horn in Kelty, Fife.

Funeral for independent unionist

BBC - Tue, 2014-04-22 05:25
Independent unionist David McClarty is described as a "talented raconteur" during his funeral service in County Londonderry.

Russia's Navalny fined for libel

BBC - Tue, 2014-04-22 05:10
Russian opposition leader Alexei Navalny is fined for libelling a councillor - and could face jail soon.

Sherpas make a stand after fatal avalanche

BBC - Tue, 2014-04-22 05:07
Everest guides demand better pay as avalanche reveals bitter divide

Graphene 'made with kitchen blender'

BBC - Tue, 2014-04-22 05:03
Scientists have outlined how they managed to make the wonder material graphene using a kitchen blender.

Competitive sport 'puts off pupils'

BBC - Tue, 2014-04-22 05:00
The majority of children would be happy to see the competitive element removed from school sport, a survey suggests.

VIDEO: Duke and Duchess visit Ayers Rock

BBC - Tue, 2014-04-22 04:55
The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge have visited one of Australia's most well-known sites as their tour of the country continues.

'World's fastest' lift to be built

BBC - Tue, 2014-04-22 04:50
Hitachi says it will install a lift capable of reaching speeds of 72km/h (45mph) into a skyscraper in Guangzhou, southern China.

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