International News

China's Communist Party congress begins in Beijing

BBC - 1 hour 39 min ago
The gathering determines who leads China and the country's direction for the next five years.

Universal Credit: MPs to debate rollout amid Labour pause call

BBC - 2 hours 56 min ago
People are being "pushed towards destitution", senior Labour MP says, amid calls for pause to rollout.

Photo of butchered rhino wins top award

BBC - 3 hours 28 min ago
A shocking image of a dehorned black rhino makes Brent Stirton Wildlife Photographer of the Year.

'Depression overwhelmed me, but it also gave me a career'

BBC - 3 hours 34 min ago
Catherine says becoming ill at university inspired a career in mental health social work.

'How I got my children back'

BBC - 3 hours 40 min ago
When Archie was taken into care, the Family Drug and Alcohol Court sought to reunite him with his father.

The artist making 'new' Warhol paintings, 30 years after his death

BBC - 3 hours 56 min ago
Paul Stephenson has used exactly the same methods and materials - so can they be called Warhols?

Traffic jams: UK's worst motorway disruption revealed

BBC - 4 hours 47 sec ago
Spilt fuel, emergency repairs and a burning lorry cost millions in wasted time and money.

Child safety smartwatches ‘easy’ to hack, watchdog says

BBC - 4 hours 2 min ago
A watchdog finds that hackers can track, eavesdrop or even communicate with children.

The winemaker who battles temperatures as low as -25C

BBC - 4 hours 2 min ago
How Canadian winemaker Norman Hardie is able to make award-winning wines, despite winter temperatures so cold it can kill his vines.

Fukushima disaster: The robots going where no human can

BBC - 4 hours 5 min ago
Click was given rare access to the Fukushima site to see how the decontamination work was progressing.

'Go to the dentist and get fined £100'

BBC - 4 hours 6 min ago
Dentists warn that thousands of vulnerable people are wrongly being fined over dental treatment.

When gunmen took a Moscow theatre audience hostage

BBC - 4 hours 8 min ago
Chechen rebels seized a packed theatre in central Moscow and took hundreds of people hostage for two days.

Pre-sex HIV drug 'no-brainer" for NHS

BBC - 4 hours 9 min ago
Prep treatment could prevent a quarter of new HIV cases and save the NHS millions, experts calculate.

Brook House: Inquiry call into immigration centre allegations

BBC - 4 hours 15 min ago
BBC footage of alleged abuse at immigration removal centre may suggest a "wider" problem, says human rights body.

Amazon and eBay warned by MPs about VAT fraudsters

BBC - 4 hours 16 min ago
The websites are accused by MPs of profiting from sellers who do not charge the tax on UK sales.

What's it like to live in North Korea?

BBC - 4 hours 21 min ago
Four young North Korean defectors explain what life was like back home and what they miss most.

Paper review: MI5 boss warns web giants

BBC - 4 hours 28 min ago
The MI5 chief tells internet firms to stop aiding terrorists, and 15m workers not paying into a pension make the front pages.

Christian Cole: Oxford University's first black student

BBC - 4 hours 36 min ago
The University of Oxford pays tribute to its first black student Christian Cole.

Hospital targets missed en masse as performance slumps

BBC - 4 hours 42 min ago
Doctors express concern as BBC analysis shows growing waits in A&E, cancer care and for operations.

French magazine accused of glorifying rock-star murderer

BBC - 4 hours 46 min ago
Les Inrockuptibles defends making Bertrand Cantat - who killed his girlfriend - its cover star.