National / International News

Rare Thomas notebooks arrive from US

BBC - Sat, 2014-04-26 02:39
Rare notebooks and manuscripts from the United States belonging to Welsh poet Dylan Thomas arrive at the National Library of Wales.

Obama in landmark Malaysia visit

BBC - Sat, 2014-04-26 02:27
US President Barack Obama arrives in Malaysia - the first serving American leader to visit the predominantly-Muslim nation since 1966.

Sell-out gig for teen cancer blogger

BBC - Sat, 2014-04-26 01:54
A last-minute gig organised by Jason Manford to support the fundraising campaign of a terminally ill teenager sells out within "four minutes".

AUDIO: The end of the plastic water bottle?

BBC - Sat, 2014-04-26 01:54
A team based at the Royal College of Art in London has developed a new kind of water container, one which is edible.

Tech Week: Look At The Cloud, Aereo In Court, Net Neutrality

NPR News - Sat, 2014-04-26 01:28

Where's your digital stuff? These days, probably in the cloud. We explored just what the cloud is and the implications of its growth. Also in the news: arguments over the future of TV and Web traffic.

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Syria Gives Up Chemical Weapons ... But A War Rages On

NPR News - Sat, 2014-04-26 01:27

Syria appears likely to meet Sunday's deadline for handing over its chemical arsenal. But President Bashar Assad hasn't been weakened. His forces currently have the upper hand in the civil war.

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Data breach investigation continues

BBC - Sat, 2014-04-26 01:27
Electoral roll data breaches being investigated at three Welsh councils could have wider implications for other councils, says an expert.

Syria Gives Up Chemical Weapons ... But A War Rages On

NPR News - Sat, 2014-04-26 01:27

Syria appears likely to meet Sunday's deadline for handing over its chemical arsenal. But President Bashar Assad hasn't been weakened. His forces currently have the upper hand in the civil war.

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G7 'to intensify Russia sanctions'

BBC - Sat, 2014-04-26 01:25
The G7 group of nations agrees to "swiftly" impose fresh sanctions on Russia over the Ukraine crisis, as pro-Moscow militia hold a group of international observers.

CBI reverses independence stance

BBC - Sat, 2014-04-26 01:22
Business lobby group the CBI is to attempt to reverse its position as a registered campaigner against Scottish independence.

Road collapse shuts Brighton seafront

BBC - Sat, 2014-04-26 01:06
Part of Brighton's seafront is closed to traffic after a section of the main road collapsed.

Brother-in-law admits stab murder

BBC - Sat, 2014-04-26 00:47
The brother-in-law of a woman who was fatally stabbed at the wheel of her car in Luton pleads guilty to her murder.

Car insurance costs 'fall sharply'

BBC - Sat, 2014-04-26 00:34
Car insurance premiums have decreased sharply with the average price falling by more than £100 for the first three months of the year, figures suggest.

Men charged over spate of burglaries

BBC - Sat, 2014-04-26 00:27
Four men, aged 22, 25, 26, and 31, are charged following a number of incidents in Belfast and other parts of County Antrim in the early hours of Friday.

VIDEO: The pitfalls of shared ownership

BBC - Sat, 2014-04-26 00:15
Shared ownership may seem like the perfect solution to getting onto the property ladder but there may be extra hoops to jump through when the time comes to sell.

VIDEO: Rare footage of Tibet snow leopard

BBC - Sat, 2014-04-26 00:09
A snow leopard has been filmed in Tibet after eating a herdsman's sheep and becoming too full to run away.

Ferguson available to help Giggs

BBC - Fri, 2014-04-25 23:55
Interim boss Ryan Giggs says he has been given advice by Sir Alex Ferguson - while Manchester United deny hiring Louis van Gaal.

VIDEO: Call to protect UK's dry stone walls

BBC - Fri, 2014-04-25 23:51
Farmers in the Yorkshire Dales are worried about the potential negative impact from Tour de France fans.

VIDEO: Ukraine ex-president's art collection

BBC - Fri, 2014-04-25 23:32
Art retrieved from the luxurious home of Ukraine's deposed president has gone on public display in Kiev

Slate job hopes pinned on new seam

BBC - Fri, 2014-04-25 23:26
Workers at a Gwynedd slate quarry closed amid safety fears wait to see if a new seam will give them hope of keeping their jobs.
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