International News

Hunt to warn of schools extremism

BBC - 5 hours 20 min ago
Labour's Tristram Hunt is to issue a tough warning against religious extremism in schools.

Highland clans celebrate anniversary

BBC - 5 hours 32 min ago
Clan members from northern and western Highlands are expected to attend an anniversary celebration in Inverness which will also help mark this year's Homecoming festival.

Airport boss hits out at state aid

BBC - 5 hours 34 min ago
The chief executive of Edinburgh Airport hits out at state support for other airports for "distorting" competition.

Chlorine: From toxic chemical to household cleaner

BBC - 5 hours 37 min ago
The element that makes a familiar smell when mixed with urine

'Rogue directors' crackdown planned

BBC - 6 hours 13 sec ago
People convicted of commercial crimes overseas could be banned from running UK firms in an attempt to tackle "rogue directors", Business Secretary Vince Cable says.

Week in pictures: 12-18 April 2014

BBC - 6 hours 1 min ago
Selection of the best news photographs from around the world

Pope leads Good Friday services

BBC - 6 hours 7 min ago
Pope Francis highlights the plight of the poor, elderly and abandoned during the Way of the Cross procession in Rome to mark Good Friday.

Republican shot dead in west Belfast

BBC - 6 hours 50 min ago
A prominent dissident republican, Tommy Crossan, has been shot dead in west Belfast.

VIDEO: 'Tug of war' Banksy art in museum

BBC - 7 hours 10 min ago
The Banksy painting which was controversially removed from a wall in Bristol has gone back on display.

Woodland fire brought under control

BBC - 7 hours 24 min ago
A large woodland fire threatening properties on the outskirts of Inverness is brought under control.

Harlequins 24-20 Leicester

BBC - 7 hours 31 min ago
Harlequins keep their play-off hopes alive as Mike Brown's late try secures a narrow victory over Leicester Tigers.

Two vehicles in serious road crash

BBC - 7 hours 33 min ago
There has been a serious two-vehicle road crash at Fivemiletown in County Tyrone.

O'Sullivan 'not in Hendry's league yet'

BBC - 7 hours 52 min ago
Ronnie O'Sullivan believes he would need to win two more world titles to be considered snooker's greatest player.

Foreign doctor 'safety fears' - front pages

BBC - 8 hours 6 min ago
Some papers focus on suggestions foreign-trained doctors are less skilled than British counterparts, while others report on a child said to have caught meningitis from a cat.

Nigeria schoolgirls 'still missing'

BBC - 8 hours 9 min ago
Nigeria's military rows back on an earlier statement that most of the teenage girls abducted by suspected Islamist militants had been freed.

US 'delays' Keystone XL decision

BBC - 8 hours 42 min ago
The US state department gives federal agencies more time to review the Keystone XL oil pipeline before determining whether to issue a permit.

Obama signs UN envoy visa ban law

BBC - 8 hours 43 min ago
President Barack Obama signs into law a measure that would bar entry to any UN ambassador whom the US says has engaged in "terrorist activity".

Moores to be new England coach

BBC - 8 hours 53 min ago
Peter Moores is to be named England coach for a second time, BBC Sport understands.

Simmonds qualifies for IPC Euros

BBC - 9 hours 2 min ago
Ellie Simmonds, Stephanie Slater and Amy Marren qualify for the European Championships at the British Para-Swimming meet.

British teenager killed in Syria

BBC - 9 hours 21 min ago
A British teenager said to have "died in battle" fighting with anti-government forces in Syria, is described as a "martyr" by his father.

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