International News

VIDEO: Election debate: Voters' verdicts

BBC - Fri, 2015-04-03 05:22
The Conservatives and Labour have both claimed victory in the aftermath of Thursday's TV election debate between the leaders of seven political parties.

Iran hardliners attack nuclear deal

BBC - Fri, 2015-04-03 05:17
Hardliners in Iran criticise the preliminary agreement with world powers on their country's nuclear programme, while many other Iranians celebrate.

OnLive gaming service to switch off

BBC - Fri, 2015-04-03 05:03
Video game streaming pioneer OnLive is to close after five years following the sale of several of its patents to Sony.

McIlory will win four Masters - Els

BBC - Fri, 2015-04-03 04:44
Four-time major winner Ernie Els believes Rory McIlroy will complete the career grand slam and win at least four Masters titles.

Mexican city alarmed by dog killings

BBC - Fri, 2015-04-03 04:40
More than 60 dogs - many of them pets - are poisoned to death in the Mexican city of Hermosillo, prompting calls for an inquiry.

Yemen battle prompts Chinese rescue

BBC - Fri, 2015-04-03 04:35
In a rare move the Chinese navy evacuates 225 foreigners from war-torn Yemen's southern port of Aden.

'100-year-old teenager' dies aged 17

BBC - Fri, 2015-04-03 04:16
A girl with a rare genetic condition which made her body age eight times faster than normal has dies at the age of 17.

Home searched after Turkey arrests

BBC - Fri, 2015-04-03 04:05
Police are searching the family home of one of nine Britons who allegedly tried to cross illegally from Turkey into Syria.

VIDEO: Sneaky free-kick baffles Gunners

BBC - Fri, 2015-04-03 03:56
Notts County Ladies score a well worked free-kick in their 1-1 draw at home to Arsenal Ladies.

Theatrical White free-kick a one-off

BBC - Fri, 2015-04-03 03:43
England striker Ellen White admits her inventive free-kick for Notts County Ladies against Arsenal can only be a one-off.

Chief constable 'to leave next year'

BBC - Fri, 2015-04-03 03:38
Scotland's chief constable has indicated he is likely to leave the post when his contract ends next year.

Officers probed over attack response

BBC - Fri, 2015-04-03 03:28
Two Metropolitan Police officers are interviewed under caution over suggestions they failed to properly respond to an incident in which a man was killed.

North Korea 'test-fires missiles'

BBC - Fri, 2015-04-03 03:19
North Korea test-fires four short-range missiles off its western coast, South Korean state media report, citing military officials.

YouTube hack 'threatened' Bieber clips

BBC - Fri, 2015-04-03 03:12
A Russian coder reveals how he discovered a way to delete any clip uploaded to YouTube within 30 seconds.

Police investigate unexplained death

BBC - Fri, 2015-04-03 02:57
Police in Glasgow are treating the death of a man in the city's west end as "unexplained".

Debate fallout dominates campaign

BBC - Fri, 2015-04-03 02:46
The fallout from Thursday nights ITV general election debate dominates the Scottish campaign trail.

VIDEO: Kenya: 'Attackers threw explosives'

BBC - Fri, 2015-04-03 02:40
Students who survived an attack on a university in Kenya in which 147 people died, have been explaining how they escaped.

Parties claim election debate victory

BBC - Fri, 2015-04-03 02:34
The Conservatives and Labour both claim victory in the aftermath of Thursday's seven-way TV election debate, but concede other party leaders made an impact too.

Paris survivors' TV claims probed

BBC - Fri, 2015-04-03 02:28
French police examine claims that broadcast media endangered the lives of hostages being held at a Jewish store during January's Paris attacks.

Dyche could manage England - Duff

BBC - Fri, 2015-04-03 02:16
Burnley boss Sean Dyche could manage England in the future, according to Clarets defender Michael Duff.