National / International News

Saving America’s honeybees

BBC - Mon, 2014-09-01 15:06
Can President Obama's taskforce save America's bees?

Infants' school meals free from today

BBC - Mon, 2014-09-01 15:04
Pupils up to the age of seven in England will be entitled to a free hot school lunch from this week, as schools re-open for the new term.

Hospitals seeing more skin cancer

BBC - Mon, 2014-09-01 15:02
The number of people admitted to hospital for skin cancer treatment in England rose by nearly a third in five years, figures show.

VIDEO: The most future-proof profession?

BBC - Mon, 2014-09-01 15:01
BBC News talks to Ian Lowe, a blacksmith who teaches other people an ancient art he believes to be future-proof.

China accuses MPs of 'interference'

BBC - Mon, 2014-09-01 14:38
Chinese authorities have accused British MPs of interfering in Hong Kong's affairs by investigating tensions there, Newsnight learns.

Police disciplined over search death

BBC - Mon, 2014-09-01 14:00
Eight police officers have been disciplined over a failed search for a missing man who was later struck and killed by a train.

Nigeria militants 'suffer losses'

BBC - Mon, 2014-09-01 13:59
The Nigerian army claims to have repelled an attack by Islamist militants Boko Haram on the town of Bama in the country's north-east.

VIDEO: Iraq grannies 'take on IS in Amerli’

BBC - Mon, 2014-09-01 13:52
Residents and fighters in Amerli are celebrating the end of a two-month siege and the withdrawal of IS militants from around the town.

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