International News

Seamer Junaid returns to Lancashire

BBC - Wed, 2014-04-23 00:52
Pakistan left-arm seamer Junaid Khan will return to Lancashire this season as an overseas limited-overs signing.

US threatens more Russia sanctions

BBC - Wed, 2014-04-23 00:44
US Secretary of State John Kerry says Washington will impose further sanctions on Russia if it does not de-escalate tensions in east Ukraine.

Cost 'no issue' in plane search

BBC - Wed, 2014-04-23 00:35
Australia vows it will not abandon the hunt for missing Malaysia Airlines flight MH370, if the current mini-sub search is unsuccessful.

Boy, 11, dies after canal rescue

BBC - Wed, 2014-04-23 00:20
An 11-year-old boy who fell into a canal as he was playing dies after he was rescued from the canal in Lancashire.

Flybe in London City Airport deal

BBC - Wed, 2014-04-23 00:12
Flybe is to offer flights to and from London City Airport after signing a five-year deal.

President Obama: Knuckles lives on

BBC - Wed, 2014-04-23 00:07
US President Barack Obama and first lady Michelle Obama have written a to the friends and family of the late musician.

The ways tattoos can get you into trouble

BBC - Tue, 2014-04-22 23:59
The Sri Lankan authorities are deporting a British tourist because of a Buddha tattoo. Here are five other ways tattoos can get you into trouble.

VIDEO: The return of 'bedroom' programming

BBC - Tue, 2014-04-22 23:50
Developer Lucas Pope explains how he created the award-winning game Papers, Please.

'High violence rate' at youth prison

BBC - Tue, 2014-04-22 23:37
A damning report into a young offenders institute finds violence levels too high, inefficient security and drug usage three times above targets.

Renewable energy projects approved

BBC - Tue, 2014-04-22 23:31
Eight renewable energy projects, expected to support 8,500 jobs, are given the green light by the government.

VIDEO: Scotland: The Bard and the border

BBC - Tue, 2014-04-22 23:28
Scottish voters will decide whether or not they want to leave the United Kingdom in September but the issue is also being discussed across the British Isles.

VIDEO: Dancer death prompts violent clashes

BBC - Tue, 2014-04-22 23:16
Violent protests have broken out in Rio de Janeiro following the death of a young man allegedly beaten by police.

AUDIO: Page on Led Zeppelin song finds

BBC - Tue, 2014-04-22 23:00
Led Zeppelin guitarist Jimmy Page reveals two previously unheard recordings that were were kept in his own personal archive and Led Zeppelin's archive.

Led Zeppelin unleash unheard work

BBC - Tue, 2014-04-22 22:49
Legendary rock group Led Zeppelin make public two previously unheard recordings.

Liverpool plan summer transfer spree

BBC - Tue, 2014-04-22 22:40
Liverpool will hand boss Brendan Rodgers a significant summer transfer kitty following qualification for the Champions League.

Clwyd hospital care claims rejected

BBC - Tue, 2014-04-22 22:30
Serious complaints made by a Labour MP over the hospital care given to her husband before his death are rejected following an independent investigation.

Woodland site's lottery grant boost

BBC - Tue, 2014-04-22 22:12
A woodland surrounding a derelict Monmouthshire mansion is to be boosted as a visitor attraction by nearly £300,000 of heritage lottery funding.

Order and ex-prisoners back course

BBC - Tue, 2014-04-22 21:38
The Orange Order and a republican ex-prisoners' organisation lend their support to a new course at Queen's University that examines the use of public space to express identity.

Two tributes to NI poet Heaney

BBC - Tue, 2014-04-22 21:36
Tributes to County Londonderry poet and Nobel Laureate Seamus Heaney are to be held at Dublin's National Concert Hall and airport.

Museum pub plan approval criticised

BBC - Tue, 2014-04-22 21:04
Campaigners criticise a decision to approve plans to turn Southampton's former Maritime Museum into a pub.

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