International News

Missing flight 'crashed into ocean'

BBC - Mon, 2014-03-24 15:03
Malaysia's PM announces hope is over for missing flight MH370, after new satellite analysis shows it went down in the southern Indian Ocean.

Up to 108 missing after US mudslide

BBC - Mon, 2014-03-24 14:50
Authorities say they have 108 reports of people missing or unaccounted for after Saturday's huge landslide in the north-western US state of Washington.

VIDEO: Russian military take over Crimea

BBC - Mon, 2014-03-24 14:47
Russian forces have seized all the Ukrainian military bases in Crimea, giving soldiers the choice of leaving the country or pledging allegiance to Russia.

Russia and Ukraine hold first talks

BBC - Mon, 2014-03-24 14:37
The Russian and Ukrainian foreign ministers meet for the first time since Moscow's intervention in Crimea triggered a diplomatic crisis.

Simply Red settle hunting dispute

BBC - Mon, 2014-03-24 14:35
A dispute between two members of Simply Red, and a neighbour over hunting rights at an estate the band members own in County Donegal in the Republic of Ireland has been settled.

Leeds need investment now - Cellino

BBC - Mon, 2014-03-24 14:23
Italian Massimo Cellino says he is ashamed but will appeal after the Football League disqualifies him from buying Leeds.

Brazil World Cup city 'may drop out'

BBC - Mon, 2014-03-24 14:07
A mayor in southern Brazil says his city may drop out of June's football World Cup if the state assembly does not pass key legislation this week.

Hazel North inquiry: Man arrested

BBC - Mon, 2014-03-24 13:47
A 25-year-old man is arrested by police investigating the disappearance of Fife teenager Hazel North.

Gulnara Karimova: 'I have been beaten'

BBC - Mon, 2014-03-24 13:21
The Uzbek president's daughter smuggles a letter to the BBC

Chicago train crash injures 32

BBC - Mon, 2014-03-24 13:17
A passenger train at Chicago O'Hare International Airport derails while apparently travelling too fast and hurtles up an escalator, injuring 32 people.

Egypt court sentences 528 to death

BBC - Mon, 2014-03-24 13:17
A court in Egypt sentences to death 528 supporters of ousted President Mohammed Morsi on charges including murder.

VIDEO: Deadly landslide in Washington state

BBC - Mon, 2014-03-24 13:08
Authorities in the US state of Washington have found six more bodies after Saturday's huge landslide, bringing the number known to have been killed to 14, say police.

Ex-US leader 'hand-writes letters'

BBC - Mon, 2014-03-24 13:01
Ex-US President Jimmy Carter says he hand-writes letters to foreign leaders in an effort to evade what he described as pervasive surveillance.

Warnock rejects Forest manager's job

BBC - Mon, 2014-03-24 13:01
Neil Warnock rejects the chance to succeed Billy Davies as manager of Championship side Nottingham Forest.

Russia warns of investor flight

BBC - Mon, 2014-03-24 12:58
Russia expects investors to move up to $70bn (£42bn) of assets out of the country in the first three months of this year.

G8 summit 'won't be held in Russia'

BBC - Mon, 2014-03-24 12:48
The G8 summit will not take place in Russia this year, UK Prime Minister David Cameron says.

Council chief executive leaves

BBC - Mon, 2014-03-24 12:48
The chief executive of Aberdeen City Council Valerie Watts is to leave her post for a new job in Northern Ireland.

VIDEO: Muppets Most Wanted London premiere

BBC - Mon, 2014-03-24 12:32
Comedian and actor Ricky Gervais has attended the London premiere of Muppets Most Wanted.

Ex-Madoff staff guilty of conspiracy

BBC - Mon, 2014-03-24 11:56
Five former employees of disgraced Wall Street financier Bernard Madoff are found guilty of conspiring to help him carry out his Ponzi scheme.

VIDEO: The Great Escape 70th anniversary

BBC - Mon, 2014-03-24 11:51
Hundreds of people have gathered in Zagan, Poland, to remember the allied prisoners of war who died in The Great Escape of World War Two.

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