International News

Marathon woman completes challenge

BBC - Sat, 2014-09-27 07:22
Finishing her 53rd marathon in as many days, Amy Hughes runs into the record books.

Top India politician is jailed

BBC - Sat, 2014-09-27 07:20
One of India's most controversial politicians, Jayaram Jayalalitha, is jailed for four years after conviction in a long-running corruption case.

VIDEO: Trends of the week - in 60 seconds

BBC - Sat, 2014-09-27 07:11
A round-up of social media trends in 60 seconds

Strictly wins Friday night TV battle

BBC - Sat, 2014-09-27 06:59
Strictly Come Dancing beat ITV's X Factor in their Friday night ratings battle, with the BBC One show pulling in 700,000 more viewers.

Woman fights off would-be car thief

BBC - Sat, 2014-09-27 06:46
A woman fought off a would-be car thief as he attempted to steal her vehicle in a car park in Greater Manchester.

Independence supporters hold rally

BBC - Sat, 2014-09-27 06:28
Thousands of supporters of Scottish independence have been taking part in a rally outside the Scottish parliament.

Liverpool 1-1 Everton

BBC - Sat, 2014-09-27 06:27
Phil Jagielka's stunning injury-time equaliser earns Everton an unlikely Premier League point away to Liverpool in the Merseyside derby.

Catalonia leader decrees referendum

BBC - Sat, 2014-09-27 06:21
The president of the Spanish region of Catalonia signs a decree for a referendum on independence, in a move opposed by central government.

Liberia chief doctor in quarantine

BBC - Sat, 2014-09-27 06:15
Liberia's chief medical officer puts herself under quarantine for 21 days, after a colleague was killed by the deadly Ebola virus.

VIDEO: Hong Kong police clear protesters

BBC - Sat, 2014-09-27 06:15
Hong Kong police have cleared the main government compound of pro-democracy demonstrators who had occupied the area on Friday.

US reduce Europe's lead to one point

BBC - Sat, 2014-09-27 05:57
The United States pull a point back on Europe to trail 6½-5½ after the morning session of the Ryder Cup second day.

St Mirren 1-2 Celtic

BBC - Sat, 2014-09-27 05:42
John Guidetti secures a hard-fought victory for champions Celtic at St Mirren Park in the Scottish Premiership.

Bomb squad called to bag of rubbish

BBC - Sat, 2014-09-27 05:32
A "suspicious bag" that caused disruption at Southend Airport was found by a bomb disposal team to contain clothes and rubbish.

McNarry: 'UKIP membership rising'

BBC - Sat, 2014-09-27 05:01
UK Independence Party (UKIP) MLA David McNarry tells the party's annual conference that membership is growing in Northern Ireland.

US-bound Modi brushes off controversy

BBC - Sat, 2014-09-27 04:47
Gujarat riots still cast shadow over Indian PM

Murder inquiry launched by police

BBC - Sat, 2014-09-27 04:31
Police say they are following a "positive line of inquiry" following the death of a man in Bishopbriggs.

Nadal to make comeback next week

BBC - Sat, 2014-09-27 04:04
Rafael Nadal returns to action in next week's China Open having been ruled out by a wrist injury since Wimbledon.

Reward offered in Thai murders probe

BBC - Sat, 2014-09-27 03:49
A group of Thais are the latest to be questioned as police offer a £13,000 reward for information leading to the arrest of the killers of David Miller and Hannah Witheridge.

Water restored to Bristol properties

BBC - Sat, 2014-09-27 03:40
The water supply is restored to homes in Bristol following a burst main that caused disruption for three days.

Fresh appeal over missing woman

BBC - Sat, 2014-09-27 03:40
A fresh appeal is made by police in Aberdeen city centre in the hope of gathering more information about a missing woman.
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