International News

Political broadband map revealed

BBC - Thu, 2015-04-23 04:38
Data which breaks down the UK's fastest broadband areas in terms of party politics has been revealed.

Saudis launch new Yemen air strikes

BBC - Thu, 2015-04-23 04:36
Saudi-led coalition warplanes have struck Houthi rebels across Yemen in fresh raids, two days after announcing the end of a month-long air campaign.

Deutsche Bank hit with record fine

BBC - Thu, 2015-04-23 04:30
Deutsche Bank is fined a total of $2.5bn (£1.66bn) by US and UK regulators for trying to manipulate interest rates.

VIDEO: Some fun campaign moments for politicians

BBC - Thu, 2015-04-23 04:28
Archives reveal some lighter moments of British and international politicians on their campaign trails.

The huge choice for voters

BBC - Thu, 2015-04-23 04:20
The economic choice confronting voters is the starkest since 1992. That is the assessment of the Institute for Fiscal Studies of the main parties' deficit reduction plans.

VIDEO: 'We are so proud of our son Teddy'

BBC - Thu, 2015-04-23 04:13
The parents of Britain's youngest ever organ donor have told the BBC how proud they are of their son.

Building 'factor in stadium damage'

BBC - Thu, 2015-04-23 04:07
Damage to the West Stand at Windsor Park was caused by circumstances including building work at an adjacent leisure centre, a Stormont committee is told.

Fabregas deserves respect - Wenger

BBC - Thu, 2015-04-23 04:03
Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger says Chelsea's Cesc Fabregas should get the respect he deserves from Gunners fans on Sunday.

VIDEO: Cleared reporter on 'hellish ordeal'

BBC - Thu, 2015-04-23 03:54
Former Crime Editor of the News of the World, Lucy Panton, speaks for the first time of her ''hellish ordeal'' since she was formally cleared of charges connected with Operation Elveden.

VIDEO: 'Constant barrage of mortars' in Ukraine

BBC - Thu, 2015-04-23 03:52
The BBC's Tom Burridge reports from Shyrokyne in east Ukraine, where he hears a "constant barrage" of mortars from pro-Russian troops despite the ceasefire agreement.

Plaid plan for 'capital' towns boost

BBC - Thu, 2015-04-23 03:40
Welsh towns and cities should be designated arts, culture and finance "capitals" to boost investment, Plaid Cymru leader Leanne Wood says.

Delhi farmer 'suicide' highlights countryside crisis

BBC - Thu, 2015-04-23 03:40
The death of a farmer at a Delhi rally has drawn attention to the crisis on India's farms, stricken by falling commodity prices and bad weather, writes the BBC's Soutik Biswas.

Caption Challenge: New broom

BBC - Thu, 2015-04-23 03:33
It's the Caption Challenge. Oh yes it is.

Snow and low temperatures forecast

BBC - Thu, 2015-04-23 03:33
Cold weather is set to return to parts of Scotland with light snow and freezing temperatures forecast for the Highlands.

Downey Jr walks out of C4 interview

BBC - Thu, 2015-04-23 03:29
Iron Man star Robert Downey Jr walks out of an interview with Channel 4's Krishnan Guru-Murthy when asked about his past problems with drugs.

St George welcome in UK, says UKIP

BBC - Thu, 2015-04-23 03:27
A third Century UKIP would have welcomed St George into the country because of his dragon-slaying skills, the party's Patrick O'Flynn jokes.

Mayor guilty of illegal practices

BBC - Thu, 2015-04-23 03:24
An east London mayoral election is declared void and will have to be re-run after Lutfur Rahman was found guilty of corrupt and illegal practices.

Fire that killed 13 dogs deliberate

BBC - Thu, 2015-04-23 03:23
A fire at a shed in Clabby, County Fermanagh, that resulted in the deaths of seven dogs and six pups, was started deliberately, police say.

Henderson signs new five-year deal

BBC - Thu, 2015-04-23 03:18
Liverpool midfielder Jordan Henderson signs a new five-year deal worth £100,000-a-week with the Premier League club.

May 'will not return to Top Gear'

BBC - Thu, 2015-04-23 03:14
Top Gear presenter James May has said he will not return to the BBC show without co-host Jeremy Clarkson, who was dropped from the show last month.