International News

SNP renews attack over tax credits

BBC - Sat, 2015-08-01 15:26
The SNP says almost 350,000 Scottish children will be worse off as a result of "shameful" changes to tax credits.

Canadian firm buys more salmon farms

BBC - Sat, 2015-08-01 15:25
Canadian firm Cooke Aquaculture is expanding further in Scotland after buying a Shetland-based salmon farming company.

How many people have gone to Syria to fight?

BBC - Sat, 2015-08-01 15:25
How many people have gone to Syria to join Islamic State?

Lords urged not to delay suspensions

BBC - Sat, 2015-08-01 15:24
The House of Lords should have the ability to immediately suspend members after a scandal breaks, a senior Labour peer says.

Canada sees topless rights rally

BBC - Sat, 2015-08-01 15:14
Hundreds of Canadian woman join a topless protest march after three sisters were allegedly stopped by police for cycling without shirts.

The troubleshooting teddies of Tirana

BBC - Sat, 2015-08-01 15:04
Why Albanians are hanging cuddly toys from their rooftops

Woods's hopes dwindle after 74

BBC - Sat, 2015-08-01 15:01
Tiger Woods's hopes of a first PGA Tour win in two years fade after a 74 at the Quicken Loans National in Virginia.

Ottawa: Canada's cheating capital?

BBC - Sat, 2015-08-01 15:01
Is Ottawa really Canada's hotbed of infidelity?

New US rights march starts in Selma

BBC - Sat, 2015-08-01 13:46
Civil rights campaigners in the US begin a 40-day march to highlight what they say is a fresh attack on equal rights for African Americans.

Queen portrait shows off best sides

BBC - Sat, 2015-08-01 13:07
The Queen shows off her best sides in a quadruple portrait produced by photographer Hugo Rittson-Thomas.

IAAF files show 'extent of cheating'

BBC - Sat, 2015-08-01 13:00
Anti-doping data, leaked to the Sunday Times and seen by the BBC, shows an "extraordinary extent of cheating" in elite athletics.

Man rides Tour de France on Chopper

BBC - Sat, 2015-08-01 10:50
A man from Merseyside raises more than £80,000 for charity by riding the Tour de France course on a child's Raleigh Chopper bike.

Chelsea were due silverware - Hayes

BBC - Sat, 2015-08-01 10:22
Chelsea Ladies boss Emma Hayes tells BBC Sport her Women’s FA Cup-winning side were due their first piece of silverware.

VIDEO: 'Why can't we get married?'

BBC - Sat, 2015-08-01 10:21
Two men attending the annual Gay Pride parade in Belfast explain why they believe they should be able to get married.

Storey wins Para-cycling road gold

BBC - Sat, 2015-08-01 09:55
Britain's Dame Sarah Storey wins her second gold at the Para-cycling Road World Championships after triumphing in the road race.

A Winter Olympics without snow?

BBC - Sat, 2015-08-01 09:51
Beijing will become the first city to host a summer Olympics and a winter Games, but there are concerns over its climate.

Murder probe as man found on street

BBC - Sat, 2015-08-01 09:03
Police launch a murder investigation after confirming a man who was found unconscious on a Cardiff street has died in hospital.

VIDEO: 'Plane crash a tragic accident'

BBC - Sat, 2015-08-01 08:33
Chris Evans, founder of CarFest, said the plane crash which occurred during the Cheshire festival was "a tragic accident".

BA to cut hand baggage allowance

BBC - Sat, 2015-08-01 08:20
British Airways announces it is to cut the hand baggage allowance for customers on its flights.

VIDEO: Highlights: Chelsea win Women's FA Cup

BBC - Sat, 2015-08-01 08:04
Chelsea win the first Women's FA Cup final to be played at Wembley, beating Notts County 1-0 in front of 30,710 fans.