International News

Pupils hurt in incident near school

BBC - 7 hours 42 min ago
Two pupils have been injured in an incident outside a secondary school in south Glasgow, police say.

Sunderland win Brown red card appeal

BBC - 7 hours 44 min ago
The FA rescinds Sunderland defender Wes Brown's red card in his side's loss at Manchester United on Saturday.

PM dismisses UK defence cuts concern

BBC - 7 hours 56 min ago
Prime Minister David Cameron dismisses concerns raised by the head of the US Army about the impact of cuts on the UK's armed forces.

Toronto tunnel: No criminal activity

BBC - 8 hours 1 min ago
Police say two men behind a tunnel discovered in Toronto last week built it for "personal reasons".

Fire ravages Cape Town mountain

BBC - 8 hours 29 min ago
Nearly 100 South African firefighters are battling a blaze on Cape Town's mountain range.

Day in pictures: 2 March 2015

BBC - 8 hours 33 min ago
Images from around the world: 2 March

Eurostar suspended after track death

BBC - 8 hours 39 min ago
Eurostar services are suspended after a person was hit by a train on the line in Kent.

VIDEO: Riddle of Emwazi's radicalisation

BBC - 8 hours 44 min ago
Islamist militant Mohammed Emwazi was never a cause of huge concern to staff at his former London school, his former head teacher says.

New 'Chelsea fans' racism claim

BBC - 8 hours 45 min ago
Police launch an investigation after reports of racist and abusive behaviour from a group of Chelsea fans on a train from London to Manchester.

Bill Gates tops Forbes rich list

BBC - 8 hours 45 min ago
Bill Gates is declared the richest man in the world for the second year running by Forbes magazine's annual ranking of global billionaires.

Girl's parents get birthmark tattoos

BBC - 8 hours 55 min ago
The parents of a girl born with a large birthmark on her leg get matching tattoos in a show of support for their 18-month old daughter.

VIDEO: Chase 'magic pass' sets up Salford try

BBC - 9 hours 13 min ago
A superb behind-the-back pass from Rangi Chase sets up Salford's Josh Griffin to score in the Super League Show's Try of the Week.

Schumacher's son gets Formula 4 deal

BBC - 9 hours 22 min ago
Mick Schumacher, son of seven-times Formula 1 champion Michael, has signed a contract to race in Formula 4 next season.

New department names are announced

BBC - 9 hours 22 min ago
Northern Ireland First Minister Peter Robinson formally announces the names of the nine new Stormont departments that will replace the current 12 in 2016.

RAF jets near miss over north Wales

BBC - 9 hours 26 min ago
Two RAF training jets came close to colliding over the north Wales coast, a report on collision risk incidents finds.

10 charged over child abuse claims

BBC - 9 hours 39 min ago
Ten men are charged by police investigating child sexual exploitation in Rochdale, Greater Manchester.

S Sudan 'acts on boys' abductions'

BBC - 9 hours 42 min ago
South Sudan's army says it has summoned for questioning a militia leader accused of abducting hundreds of boys from school.

A new word that 'broke the Chinese internet'

BBC - 9 hours 50 min ago
How a new word 'broke the Chinese internet'

Britain's greatest female cyclist?

BBC - 9 hours 56 min ago
How a housewife who worked on a rhubarb farm broke a men's world record during a staggering 25-year cycling career.

Netanyahu Congress speech a moment of high stakes

BBC - 10 hours 2 min ago
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's speech to Congress is a pivotal moment which carries high stakes, says the BBC's Kevin Connolly.