International News

Greek bailout extension refused

BBC - Sat, 2015-06-27 08:13
Eurozone finance ministers reject a Greek request to extend a bailout programme beyond 30 June.

Warrington 34-24 Leigh

BBC - Sat, 2015-06-27 07:54
Super League side Warrington Wolves overcome Championship leaders Leigh Centurions to reach the Challenge Cup semi-finals.

Biker dies in crash with Land Rover

BBC - Sat, 2015-06-27 07:52
A motorbike rider dies in a crash involving a Land Rover on the A75 Gretna to Stranraer road in Dumfries and Galloway.

Fears grow for Irish in beach attack

BBC - Sat, 2015-06-27 07:25
The Irish Department of Foreign Affairs says there are grave concerns that more Irish people may have been caught up in an attack on a Tunisian beach resort.

Teenager Bencic wins first title

BBC - Sat, 2015-06-27 07:13
Belinda Bencic claims her first WTA Premier title by beating Agnieszka Radwanska in the final of the Eastbourne International.

Fit-again Robson preaches patience

BBC - Sat, 2015-06-27 07:06
Laura Robson says it will "not be the end of the world" if she does not play well at Wimbledon after a 17-month injury absence

'Formula E to be bigger than F1'

BBC - Sat, 2015-06-27 07:00
Formula E will be more popular than Formula 1 in five years, according to Virgin Racing chief Sir Richard Branson.

Knifed boy, 13, 'making recovery'

BBC - Sat, 2015-06-27 06:36
One of two young boys stabbed in a daytime knife attack makes a slight recovery in hospital.

Woman pulls down Confederate flag

BBC - Sat, 2015-06-27 06:29
A black woman removes the controversial Confederate flag from the flagpole in the grounds of the South Carolina State House in Columbia.

Thousands attend London Pride march

BBC - Sat, 2015-06-27 06:17
Thousands of people take to the streets of London for the annual Pride parade.

Drone flies abortion pills to Poland

BBC - Sat, 2015-06-27 06:11
A Dutch women's rights group uses a drone to fly abortion pills into Poland, in protest at the country's restrictive laws.

Kurds 'drive IS from border town'

BBC - Sat, 2015-06-27 05:51
Islamic State militants are reportedly driven out of the Syrian border town of Kobane but are said to have massacred more than 200 civilians.

Taylor wins first gold for Ireland

BBC - Sat, 2015-06-27 05:47
Olympic champion Katie Taylor beats Estelle Mossely of France in the European Games lightweight boxing final.

Crisis meeting over Greek referendum

BBC - Sat, 2015-06-27 05:30
Greece's creditors hold a crisis meeting with the Greek finance minister after Athens calls a surprise referendum on the terms for a fresh bailout.

Drone flown over Wimbledon seized

BBC - Sat, 2015-06-27 05:08
Police have seized a drone which was being flown over the home of the Wimbledon tennis championships.

Sri Lanka's Sangakkara to retire

BBC - Sat, 2015-06-27 05:00
Sri Lanka batsman Kumar Sangakkara is to retire from international cricket after his side's second Test against India.

Child killed in tractor collision

BBC - Sat, 2015-06-27 04:08
A child dies following a collision involving a tractor in north west Wales.

Nine hurt in 'overcrowded' car crash

BBC - Sat, 2015-06-27 03:50
One person is in hospital with life-threatening injuries after a "seriously overcrowded" VW Golf crashes with nine people inside.

VIDEO: 'My friend shouted 'run, there's a gun'

BBC - Sat, 2015-06-27 02:15
Debbie Horsfall, who was on holiday in Tunisia when a gunman shot dead 38 people on a beach, describes how her friend noticed the gun and raised the alarm.

VIDEO: Paradise lost? Greek islands' tourism fears

BBC - Sat, 2015-06-27 01:48
Residents on the Greek islands are concerned that government plans to end their favourable tax rate would damage tourism, as the BBC's James Reynolds reports.