International News

Remains found in hunt for US student

BBC - Sat, 2014-10-18 15:18
Virginia state police say they have found human remains that could be those of missing British-born student Hannah Graham.

Runners celebrate Moira Jones' life

BBC - Sat, 2014-10-18 15:05
Hundreds of runners are due to gather in a Glasgow park to celebrate the life of a woman who was killed there.

Orbiters on alert as comet skims Mars

BBC - Sat, 2014-10-18 15:05
Scientists should get a grandstand view of a comet on Sunday when it makes a dramatic flyby of Mars.

Rise in weapons found in prisons

BBC - Sat, 2014-10-18 15:04
The number of weapons confiscated in Scottish prisons has almost doubled in a year, new figures show.

VIDEO: Brit seeks 'soccer' in the US

BBC - Sat, 2014-10-18 15:02
Ben Zand is travelling across the country as part of BBC's Pop Up project. In every city he visits, he's checking in on football's fate in the states.

Bermuda 'bruised' by Hurricane Gonzalo

BBC - Sat, 2014-10-18 14:55
Bermudans are clearing up the damage after a direct hit from Hurricane Gonzalo left trails of damage in its wake on the tiny Atlantic territory.

Injured Tuilagi a doubt for England

BBC - Sat, 2014-10-18 14:32
Manu Tuilagi is a doubt for England's autumn internationals after suffering a reoccurrence of a groin injury in Leicester's win over Ulster.

Sunderland 8-0 defeat 'embarrassing'

BBC - Sat, 2014-10-18 13:56
Manager Gus Poyet says Sunderland's 8-0 defeat at Southampton is his "most embarrassing" moment in football.

VIDEO: Nepal snowstorm death toll rises

BBC - Sat, 2014-10-18 13:44
At least 39 trekkers are now known to have died on a Nepal hiking route that was hit by major snowstorms and avalanches earlier this week, according to local officials.

Clashes at Hong Kong protest site

BBC - Sat, 2014-10-18 13:44
Police and protesters clash in a battle for territory in the Hong Kong district of Mong Kok, as both sides confirm talks will take place on Tuesday.

Stephen Frears handed BFI fellowship

BBC - Sat, 2014-10-18 13:32
British director Stephen Frears receives a BFI fellowship at this year's London Film Festival.

Tougher sentences for internet trolls

BBC - Sat, 2014-10-18 13:29
Internet trolls could face up to two years in jail under new laws proposed by Justice Secretary Chris Grayling.

Catholic leader urges talks success

BBC - Sat, 2014-10-18 11:40
The Catholic Primate of all-Ireland says he is praying for Northern Ireland's politicians and calls on them to enter the latest round of talks with open minds.

VIDEO: Controversial Paris sculpture deflated

BBC - Sat, 2014-10-18 11:19
A huge inflatable sculpture which sparked controversy in Paris has been sabotaged days after it was installed.

Referee was influenced - Warnock

BBC - Sat, 2014-10-18 11:17
Crystal Palace boss Neil Warnock says referee Craig Pawson was "influenced" by Chelsea players during the Blues' 2-1 win.

Man dies after crash at Down Rally

BBC - Sat, 2014-10-18 11:16
A rally driver is killed after his car crashes into a reservoir during a competitive event in County Down.

Anni Dewani murderer dies in prison

BBC - Sat, 2014-10-18 10:46
A man jailed for the murder of honeymooner Anni Dewani in 2010 has died in prison in South Africa, as the trial of her husband Shrien Dewani continues.

Noble Mission seals famous Ascot win

BBC - Sat, 2014-10-18 09:19
Noble Mission emulates his legendary elder brother Frankel by winning the Champion Stakes at Ascot.

VIDEO: New dinosaur 'may be in T-Rex family'

BBC - Sat, 2014-10-18 08:59
Scientists think that a newly discovered species of dinosaur, whose remains were found after 20 years of excavation in Venezuela, maybe related to the Tyrannosaurus Rex.

Iraq MPs complete anti-IS government

BBC - Sat, 2014-10-18 08:37
Iraqi MPs approve new defence and interior ministers after weeks of delay, completing a unity cabinet as the government battles IS militants.