National / International News

VIDEO: EU advice to UK adds to tensions

BBC - Tue, 2014-06-03 01:58
BBC News channel chief political correspondent Norman Smith explains the wider political impact of the EU's critique of UK economic policy.

Man and woman hurt in dog attack

BBC - Tue, 2014-06-03 01:47
Two people, a man aged 70 and a woman aged 41, suffer serious injuries in a dog attack in Boston, Lincolnshire.

Brazil federal police given pay rise

BBC - Tue, 2014-06-03 01:39
Federal police officers in Brazil are offered a 15.8% pay rise in an effort to stop them from going on strike during the football World Cup.

VIDEO: Inside Asia's biggest technology show

BBC - Tue, 2014-06-03 01:30
Computer makers are trying to recover lost revenue from declining PC sales, but also stay ahead of the ever-changing trends in technology

Apple takes on Dropbox and WhatsApp

BBC - Tue, 2014-06-03 01:28
At its annual conference for software developers in San Francisco, Apple has taken on rivals Dropbox and WhatsApp with a series of upgrades that mimic the apps' services.

Justice Department Renews Focus On Homegrown Terrorists

NPR News - Tue, 2014-06-03 00:59

U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder is drawing new attention to the threat from homegrown, lone-wolf radicals. He's pulling together a group of prosecutors and FBI agents to address domestic terrorism.

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China tightens Tiananmen crackdown

BBC - Tue, 2014-06-03 00:46
Chinese authorities restrict the activities of dissidents and ramp up security a day before the 25th anniversary of the Tiananmen massacre.

Brad Pitt slates 'nutter' prankster

BBC - Tue, 2014-06-03 00:44
Actor Brad Pitt says the "nutter" who accosted him at an LA film premiere will "spoil it for the fans who have waited up all night for an autograph or a selfie" if he continues with his pranks.

Lampard announces Chelsea departure

BBC - Tue, 2014-06-03 00:40
Chelsea and England midfielder Frank Lampard will leave Stamford Bridge after 13 years at the Premier League club.

Lawyers aiding crime could face jail

BBC - Tue, 2014-06-03 00:39
Lawyers, couriers and accountants could be jailed if they turn a blind eye to criminal activity they profit from, under Home Office plans.

VIDEO: Neymar scores outrageous penalty

BBC - Tue, 2014-06-03 00:30
Brazil's star forward Neymar scores with a cleverly taken penalty during the host nation's training session.

Indian minister dies in car crash

BBC - Tue, 2014-06-03 00:25
India's newly-appointed Rural Development Minister Gopinath Munde dies in a car crash in the capital, Delhi.

'Humbling abdication' and McCann search - the papers

BBC - Tue, 2014-06-03 00:20
Several papers report the King of Spain's decision to step down on their front pages, while others focus on the hunt for Madeleine McCann.

Autism linked to 'male hormones'

BBC - Tue, 2014-06-03 00:20
Exposure to high levels of "male" hormones in the womb increases the chance of a baby boy developing autism, according to researchers.

In pictures: Sunrise Celebration 2014

BBC - Tue, 2014-06-03 00:19
Music festival closes gates as locals flock to new Welsh site

Search area cut for missing trekker

BBC - Tue, 2014-06-03 00:13
The head of the search team looking for a backpacker missing in Malaysia says they have narrowed their search to a smaller area.

France wades into BNP Paribas US row

BBC - Tue, 2014-06-03 00:09
France's foreign minister says the reported $10bn (£6bn; 7.3bn euros) fine being faced by banking giant BNP Paribas in the US is "not reasonable".

Instagram defends rules on nudity

BBC - Tue, 2014-06-03 00:03
The company's CEO Kevin Systrom says Instagram's rules on nudity are "fair" and help keep it safe for all users.

Housing market 'starts to moderate'

BBC - Mon, 2014-06-02 23:43
House prices rose by 0.7% in May, the Nationwide says, but there are "tentative signs" that activity in the market may be "starting to moderate".

NZ's Read out of first England Test

BBC - Mon, 2014-06-02 23:41
New Zealand forward Kieran Read is ruled out of the first Test against England in Auckland after concussion.
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