National / International News

From Scratch Or Not? French Restaurant Law Stirs Controversy

NPR News - Mon, 2014-07-21 09:51

A French law requires restaurants that sell homemade food to display a label on their menu to distinguish them from places that use frozen or vacuum-packed food. But critics say the law is too vague.

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Rory returns with Open Claret Jug

BBC - Mon, 2014-07-21 09:32
Golfer Rory McIlroy returned to Northern Ireland on Monday afternoon clutching the coveted Claret Jug.

Dicks finds women's football 'refreshing'

BBC - Mon, 2014-07-21 09:30
"They used to apologise in training when they went in with a tough tackle on their team-mate. I'm not having that."

Wiggins to only ride track in Glasgow

BBC - Mon, 2014-07-21 09:22
Sir Bradley Wiggins says he will only ride in the team pursuit at the Commonwealth Games, pulling out of the road events.

VIDEO: Susan Boyle carries Queen's Baton

BBC - Mon, 2014-07-21 09:14
Singer Susan Boyle has visited children in a hospital in Glasgow, taking a taste of the Commonwealth Games with her as she carried the Queen's Baton.

Thousands descend for Glasgow 2014

BBC - Mon, 2014-07-21 09:09
Thousands of athletes and officials are descending on Glasgow in preparation for the start of the Commonwealth Games on Wednesday.

VIDEO: Gaza 'terror tunnels' - in 60 secs

BBC - Mon, 2014-07-21 09:08
Israel sent ground troops into Gaza on Thursday, saying the ground operation is necessary to target Hamas' network of tunnels.

Abuse group 'reassured' by Robinson

BBC - Mon, 2014-07-21 09:07
Institutional abuse campaigners say they are "reassured" by the First Minister Peter Robinson that money will be available for the Historical Institutional Abuse Inquiry.

Complaints over Sky News MH17 report

BBC - Mon, 2014-07-21 08:53
Sky News reporter Colin Brazier draws 110 complaints after rummaging through belongings at the MH17 crash site in Ukraine.

Windows smashed at Belfast synagogue

BBC - Mon, 2014-07-21 08:46
Police are treating weekend vandalism at a north Belfast synagogue as a religious hate crime.

VIDEO: Drones homing in on wildlife poachers

BBC - Mon, 2014-07-21 08:34
Civilian drones are being tested across Africa's game reserves in a hi-tech battle with poachers threatening the continent's wildlife tourism industry.

VIDEO: House of Commons

BBC - Mon, 2014-07-21 08:31
Russia will face further sanctions if it does not change course over Ukraine, the PM warns.

VIDEO: 'I couldn't get a taxi... so I created an app'

BBC - Mon, 2014-07-21 08:30
Brazilian Tallis Gomes explains how a failed attempt to hail a cab drove him to create smartphone app Easy Taxi.

Tulisa's drugs trial collapses

BBC - Mon, 2014-07-21 08:30
Singer and TV star Tulisa Contostavlos's trial over drugs allegations collapses as the judge accuses a prosecution witness of perjury.

I will not resign as captain - Cook

BBC - Mon, 2014-07-21 08:22
England captain Alastair Cook says he will not resign following the 95-run defeat by India in the second Test at Lord's.

Juventus sign £1.2m Evra from Man Utd

BBC - Mon, 2014-07-21 08:09
Long-serving Manchester United left-back Patrice Evra signs for Italian champions Juventus in a £1.2m transfer.

Seals 'feed' at offshore wind farms

BBC - Mon, 2014-07-21 08:07
Some seals prefer to forage for food at offshore wind farms, UK study suggests.

Afghan Veteran Who Held Off Taliban Attack On His Own Receives Medal Of Honor

NPR News - Mon, 2014-07-21 08:06

Army Sgt. Ryan Pitts is credited with holding off a brutal Taliban attack back in 2008. He was the only one left alive at an observation post in Afghanistan, and continued to attack despite injuries.

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Turing film to open London festival

BBC - Mon, 2014-07-21 08:02
Codebreaking drama The Imitation Game, starring Benedict Cumberbatch as Alan Turing, is to receive its European premiere at this year's London Film Festival.

Dutch experts examine MH17 bodies

BBC - Mon, 2014-07-21 07:51
Dutch investigators examine bodies from the crashed Malaysia Airlines plane in eastern Ukraine, amid reports of heavy fighting in Donetsk.
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