International News

VIDEO: Hundreds missing as S Korea ferry sinks

BBC - Wed, 2014-04-16 13:46
A major rescue operation is under way after a ferry carrying more than 470 people sank off the coast of South Korea.

Manchester City 2-2 Sunderland

BBC - Wed, 2014-04-16 13:44
Manchester City's Premier League title hopes are dealt a blow after they are held to a draw by bottom side Sunderland.

Everton 2-3 Crystal Palace

BBC - Wed, 2014-04-16 13:24
Everton hand the initiative back to Arsenal in the race for fourth as they suffer a surprise 3-2 defeat to Crystal Palace.

VIDEO: Two killed in M26 five-vehicle crash

BBC - Wed, 2014-04-16 13:17
A major motorway has been closed, after a crash involving a car and two lorries resulted in "multiple casualties".

Virgin apologises for email glitch

BBC - Wed, 2014-04-16 13:11
Virgin Media apologises after some of its customers received hundreds of unwanted emails because of a distribution list error.

Ebdon misses out on Crucible spot

BBC - Wed, 2014-04-16 13:06
Peter Ebdon fails to qualify for the World Championship for the first time since turning professional.

Blakelock family 'must feel angry'

BBC - Wed, 2014-04-16 13:00
Nicholas Jacobs, the man cleared of killing PC Keith Blakelock in 1985, says he would feel "angry and disappointed" if he was a member of the police officer's family.

First Heartbleed 'hacker' arrested

BBC - Wed, 2014-04-16 12:56
A 19-year-old Canadian citizen is charged with hacking into the Canada Revenue Agency's website, becoming the first arrest in relation to the Heartbleed security breach.

Veteran MP Mitchell to step down

BBC - Wed, 2014-04-16 12:42
Veteran Labour MP Austin Mitchell says he will step down at the next general election.

Row erupts over removed Banksy work

BBC - Wed, 2014-04-16 12:02
A row breaks out over the ownership of a work of art by "guerrilla artist" Banksy after it was taken from a Bristol street.

VIDEO: CCTV reveals dog as hunted car vandal

BBC - Wed, 2014-04-16 11:57
A vandal responsible for puncturing more than two dozen vehicle tyres in a quiet Cumbrian village has been unmasked as a dog.

VIDEO: Price war sees Tesco profits fall 6.9%

BBC - Wed, 2014-04-16 11:41
Tesco has reported a 6.9% fall in group trading annual profit to £3.3bn as it continues to lose market share to discount rivals.

Brazil troops guard strike-hit Bahia

BBC - Wed, 2014-04-16 11:31
Brazil sends thousands of federal troops to maintain order in the north-eastern state of Bahia after police there went on strike over pay.

North Dakota abortion ban overturned

BBC - Wed, 2014-04-16 10:50
A US federal judge overthrows a North Dakota law banning abortion after the foetus' heartbeat can be detected, as early as six weeks in some cases.

VIDEO: Bristol boys' club battle over Banksy

BBC - Wed, 2014-04-16 10:42
A row has broken out over the ownership of a work of art by "guerrilla artist" Banksy after it was taken from a Bristol street

Two killed in M26 five-vehicle crash

BBC - Wed, 2014-04-16 10:35
Two people are killed - and seven others are taken to hospital - after a five-vehicle crash which closed the M26 in both directions.

Unemployment total falls by 6,000

BBC - Wed, 2014-04-16 10:31
Unemployment has fallen in Wales by 6,000 to 102,000 in the last quarter and now stands at 6.8%, according to official figures.

World Cup goal drives resting Carter

BBC - Wed, 2014-04-16 10:23
New Zealand legend Dan Carter hopes a sabbatical will keep him fresh to sort out some unfinished World Cup business

Life for football coach murderer

BBC - Wed, 2014-04-16 10:20
A teenager who murdered a football coach by stabbing him to death with a kitchen knife on a Leicester street is jailed for life.

Iran execution stopped at last minute

BBC - Wed, 2014-04-16 10:07
The public hanging stopped at the last minute

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