International News

Sturgeon in refugee plea to Cameron

BBC - 6 hours 20 min ago
The Scottish first minister writes to Prime Minister David Cameron calling for the UK to accept its "proportionate share" of refugees fleeing conflict and persecution.

10 moving photos of Europe's migrant crisis

BBC - 6 hours 31 min ago
10 of the most moving photos of Europe's migrant crisis

Who, What, Why: Can a bang on the head cause a bald spot?

BBC - 6 hours 32 min ago
Can you get a bald spot from a bang on the head?

VIDEO: Reclaiming the 'freak show'

BBC - 6 hours 49 min ago
Disabled circus artists seek to reclaim term 'freak show'

Nearly one million 'face mortgage woe'

BBC - 6 hours 49 min ago
Nearly a million homeowners have no way of paying off their mortgages because they opted for interest-only loans, Citizens Advice warns.

Kendall warns of Tory 'wipe out' bid

BBC - 7 hours 7 min ago
The Conservatives will launch a drive to "wipe out" Labour as soon as the party chooses its new leader, candidate Liz Kendall warns during a TV debate.

Missing mother arrested on UK return

BBC - 7 hours 13 min ago
A woman who went missing with her four children amid fears they may have been heading from London to Syria has been arrested on her return to the UK, police say.

Murray fights back to beat Mannarino

BBC - 7 hours 17 min ago
Britain's Andy Murray fights back from two sets down to beat Frenchman Adrian Mannarino and keep his US Open hopes intact.

VIDEO: 'Coming to the UK saved our lives'

BBC - 7 hours 53 min ago
David Cameron has said the UK will fulfil its "moral responsibilities" over refugees fleeing to Europe from Syria.

Rutherford: Diamond win beat demons

BBC - 7 hours 53 min ago
Greg Rutherford wins the IAAF Diamond League long jump title in Zurich and insists it helps him beat his "demons".

England collapse hands Australia win

BBC - 9 hours 13 min ago
A stuttering England batting display hands Australia a 59-run victory at Southampton in their first one-day international.

US clerk jailed in gay marriage dispute

BBC - 10 hours 2 min ago
A US judge orders a Kentucky official jailed for contempt of court after she has repeatedly refused to issue marriage licences to gay couples.

Plea for West Ham inquiry thrown out

BBC - 10 hours 39 min ago
The government rejects a request from a group of football supporters to investigate the rental of the Olympic Stadium to West Ham United.

Blunkett: UK must take 25,000 refugees

BBC - 10 hours 45 min ago
The UK should take in 25,000 refugees over the next six months, former Labour Home Secretary David Blunkett tells the BBC's Newsnight.

Hamilton against supplying Red Bull

BBC - 11 hours 5 min ago
Lewis Hamilton expresses his opposition to the idea of his Mercedes team supplying Red Bull with engines in the future.

GB's Konta stuns ninth seed Muguruza

BBC - 11 hours 15 min ago
Britain's Jo Konta stuns ninth seed and Wimbledon finalist Garbine Muguruza in an epic second round contest at the US Open.

VIDEO: Scuffles as migrants reject Hungary camp

BBC - 11 hours 31 min ago
Scuffles have broken out west of the Hungarian capital, Budapest, after police tried to force migrants off a train at a refugee camp.

Drivers open to closed cockpits

BBC - 12 hours 18 min ago
After a series of fatal incidents Formula 1 drivers have admitted they are open to the idea of closed cockpits.

'Going blond & balancing my life'

BBC - 12 hours 37 min ago
Lewis Hamilton on his new hairstyle, why he loves to travel the world and finding the right balance in life.

Migrants crisis: Hungary PM lays bare EU East-West split

BBC - 12 hours 49 min ago
Political and cultural divisions that have emerged during this crisis were vividly exposed in Brussels on Thursday, the BBC's Chris Morris reports.