International News

Israel teen stabbed at Gay Pride dies

BBC - 13 hours 54 min ago
A teenage girl stabbed at a Gay Pride march in Jerusalem on Thursday dies from her wounds, doctors say.

Canada PM calls general election

BBC - 13 hours 58 min ago
Canadian Prime Minister Stephen Harper announces he is dissolving parliament and calling a parliamentary election for 19 October.

VIDEO: McQueen show opens at night

BBC - 14 hours 10 min ago
An exhibition showcasing the work of Alexander McQueen has proved so popular that the V&A has remained open throughout the night.

Nadal clinches Hamburg Open title

BBC - 14 hours 11 min ago
Rafael Nadal defeats Italian Fabio Fognini 7-5 7-5 to win the Hamburg Open - his third title of the year.

Zimbabwe seeks second 'lion killer'

BBC - 14 hours 23 min ago
Zimbabwe says it is seeking a second American over the illegal killing of a lion, as the outcry over the death of famed animal Cecil continues.

Government may begin RBS sale

BBC - 14 hours 50 min ago
The Treasury could begin the process of selling part of the government's stake in Royal Bank of Scotland from Monday, according to BBC sources.

Heart of Midlothian 4-3 St Johnstone

BBC - 15 hours 18 sec ago
Sam Nicholson secures Hearts a winning return to Scotland's top flight in a seven-goal thriller against St Johnstone.

Duchess gets scuba qualification

BBC - 15 hours 15 min ago
The Duchess of Cambridge is now an advanced scuba diver, a Kensington Palace official says.

VIDEO: More Reunion beach debris removed

BBC - 15 hours 16 min ago
Karen Allen reports from Saint-Denis, Reunion, where a second piece of suspected plane debris has washed ashore.

VIDEO: Cilla Black performs number one hit

BBC - 15 hours 18 min ago
Archive footage of Cilla Black singing Anyone Who Had a Heart, which went to number one in the charts.

South Sudan becomes Olympic member

BBC - 15 hours 34 min ago
South Sudan will compete at Rio 2016 after becoming the 206th member of the Olympic movement.

TV star Cilla Black dies aged 72

BBC - 15 hours 34 min ago
Singer and TV star Cilla Black, who enjoyed a 50-year showbusiness career, dies aged 72, police in Spain say.

IOC recognises 'Ultimate Frisbee'

BBC - 16 hours 3 min ago
Flying disc sports, including Ultimate Frisbee, are officially recognised by the International Olympic Committee (IOC).

TV bike crash 'robbed' Van Avermaet

BBC - 16 hours 8 min ago
Greg van Avermaet's team may take legal action after a crash between the rider and a TV bike at the Clasica San Sebastian.

PM criticised over Calais 'politics'

BBC - 16 hours 14 min ago
The Swedish justice and migration minister accuses David Cameron of "playing politics" with the migrant crisis in Calais.

Murray and Peers win Hamburg doubles

BBC - 16 hours 26 min ago
Great Britain's Jamie Murray and Australian partner John Peers win the doubles at the Hamburg Open.

Viagra 'added to Chinese alcohol'

BBC - 16 hours 39 min ago
Two distillers in China added Viagra to thousands of bottles of spirits and told customers it had "health-preserving qualities", food officials say.

Victim named in Cardiff murder probe

BBC - 16 hours 50 min ago
Police name a man who died after being found unconscious on a Cardiff street as Russell Peachey.

Wood should replace Anderson - Broad

BBC - 17 hours 17 min ago
England bowler Stuart Broad backs Mark Wood to replace James Anderson for the crucial fourth Ashes Test at Trent Bridge.

Attackers kill Burundi leader's aide

BBC - 17 hours 18 min ago
A close aide of Burundi's President Pierre Nkurunziza is killed in an attack on his car in the capital, Bujumbura.