International News

The best MOTD goal of last 50 years?

BBC - Fri, 2015-05-29 01:09
Five BBC experts have picked a shortlist of the five best Match of the Day goals of the last 50 years - and you can pick your favourite.

Alleged Nazi criminal dies in Canada

BBC - Fri, 2015-05-29 00:51
A suspected Nazi war criminal, Vladimir Katriuk, dies in Canada just weeks after being charged by Russia with war crimes.

Liverpool £10m Clyne bid rejected

BBC - Fri, 2015-05-29 00:48
Liverpool have a £10m bid for England right-back Nathaniel Clyne, 24, rejected by Southampton.

I'll race Al as an equal - Brownlee

BBC - Fri, 2015-05-29 00:40
Jonny Brownlee believes he will race brother Alistair on equal terms when they meet competitively for the first time this year.

How do US black students do at school?

BBC - Fri, 2015-05-29 00:33
Are black children reaching their full potential at US schools - and if not, why not?

VIDEO: Migrants saved by British navy ship

BBC - Fri, 2015-05-29 00:32
A British navy ship has rescued hundreds of migrants in the central Mediterranean on Thursday.

Burnham: Entrepreneurs are 'heroes'

BBC - Fri, 2015-05-29 00:29
Labour should treat wealth creators as "heroes", leadership contender Andy Burnham says, claiming the party has neglected them in recent years.

Evans announces 500 words winners

BBC - Fri, 2015-05-29 00:27
Stories about vengeful pigeons, poisoned cakes and living with a stammer are among the winners at this year's 500 Words competition.

Moroder working on disco stage musical

BBC - Fri, 2015-05-29 00:26
Musician and composer Giorgio Moroder is working on a new disco-themed stage musical, he tells the BBC.

Heat wave conditions ease in India

BBC - Fri, 2015-05-29 00:24
The massive heat wave sweeping India is starting to ease, with forecasts of rain in some affected states.

Gascoigne raises £8.8m from auctions

BBC - Fri, 2015-05-29 00:22
Nearly £9m is raised towards the restoration of a mansion that was inherited by the revered quizmaster Bamber Gascoigne after two auctions of its contents.

VIDEO: Volcano bursts into life in Japan

BBC - Fri, 2015-05-29 00:07
Dramatic footage has emerged of a volcano erupting on the Japanese island of Kuchinoerabu.

World Cup boycott possible - SFA

BBC - Thu, 2015-05-28 23:37
Scottish FA chief Stewart Regan says European nations could boycott World Cups if Sepp Blatter stays as Fifa boss.

Neverland ranch goes up for sale

BBC - Thu, 2015-05-28 23:30
Michael Jackson's Neverland ranch has gone up for sale for $100m, according to reports.

VIDEO: The fans who built their own football stadium

BBC - Thu, 2015-05-28 23:28
The official opening of a new football stadium tonight is timely with the scandal engulfing FIFA.

Boy arrested over two knife murders

BBC - Thu, 2015-05-28 23:27
A 16-year-old boy is arrested over the murders of a man and a woman who were repeatedly stabbed in separate attacks in Colchester.

Buhari to assume Nigeria presidency

BBC - Thu, 2015-05-28 23:24
The winner of Nigeria's presidential election, Muhammadu Buhari, is to be sworn in as leader of Africa's most populous country.

Pure Gym to buy LA Fitness

BBC - Thu, 2015-05-28 23:22
Pure Gym, the UK's largest gym operator, buys rival workout chain LA Fitness.

Lion Babe: Working with Pharrell 'expands your mind'

BBC - Thu, 2015-05-28 23:00
US pop duo spill Pharrell's studio secrets

VIDEO: 'I was afraid to look in a mirror'

BBC - Thu, 2015-05-28 22:44
Body dysmorphic disorder sufferer Minnie Wright tells the BBC's John Maguire about the impact the condition has on her life.