International News

Tories reveal four-man mayor list

BBC - Sat, 2015-07-25 08:51
The Conservative Party shortlists four men to stand in an open primary to become the party's candidate for London mayor to replace Boris Johnson.

Competitor hurt at Armoy Road Races

BBC - Sat, 2015-07-25 08:38
A motorcyclist competing in the Armoy Road Races in County Antrim is airlifted to hospital after sustaining a head injury in a crash.

Tasmania woman sees shark kill father

BBC - Sat, 2015-07-25 08:30
A diver dies after being attacked by a shark in front of his daughter, off the Tasmania coast in Australia.

VIDEO: Obama and Kenyatta differ on gay rights

BBC - Sat, 2015-07-25 08:06
The US and Kenyan presidents differ sharply in their positions on gay rights at a news conference on the first full day of Mr Obama's visit to Africa.

Postponed wins thrilling King George

BBC - Sat, 2015-07-25 08:04
Luca Cumani-trained Postponed wins in a thrilling finish to the King George VI and Queen Elizabeth Stakes at Ascot.

Scots beat Hong Kong to reach final

BBC - Sat, 2015-07-25 08:02
Scotland secure their place in the final of the World Twenty20 qualifier with a five-wicket win over Hong Kong in Dublin.

Turkey's dangerous game

BBC - Sat, 2015-07-25 07:58
As Turkey attacks both Islamic State group militants and Kurdish PKK separatists, the BBC's Mark Lowen in Istanbul examines the strategy behind the change.

VIDEO: 'My son was kind, gentle, loving'

BBC - Sat, 2015-07-25 07:36
The father of Josh Robinson, who was one of two British men killed in an Austria car crash, has described his son as "such a lovely person".

Syria declares army deserter amnesty

BBC - Sat, 2015-07-25 06:56
Syrian President Bashar al-Assad declares an amnesty for those who have avoided military service or deserted the army, the state news agency reports.

Foreign Office relaxes Iran advice

BBC - Sat, 2015-07-25 06:45
The Foreign Office relaxes its travel advice for British nationals visiting Iran, saying the risk in much of the country has changed.

Froome all but wins Tour de France

BBC - Sat, 2015-07-25 06:44
Chris Froome is on the brink of becoming the first Briton to win the Tour de France for a second time.

Austria crash victims 'like brothers'

BBC - Sat, 2015-07-25 06:38
Two British men who were killed when their car fell off a mountain road in Austria were "like brothers", one of their mothers says.

Asher-Smith goes under 11 seconds

BBC - Sat, 2015-07-25 06:33
Dina Asher-Smith beats 11-second barrier and Shara Proctor also sets a new British record at the Anniversary Games in London.

Cows die after eating dumped waste

BBC - Sat, 2015-07-25 05:51
Three young cows died after eating poisonous tree cuttings dumped in a Conwy farmer's field by fly-tippers, North Wales Police says.

VIDEO: Usain Bolt dances behind BBC presenter

BBC - Sat, 2015-07-25 05:48
Sprint legend Usain Bolt shows off some of his dancing moves behind BBC Sport presenter Colin Jackson at the London Anniversary Games.

GB women win team skeet bronze

BBC - Sat, 2015-07-25 05:46
GB women put in a good display to win bronze in the team skeet event at the European Shooting Championships in Slovenia.

Man dies after Blackpool house fire

BBC - Sat, 2015-07-25 05:38
A man has died in hospital following a fire at his home in Blackpool.

Three cleared of IPL spot-fixing

BBC - Sat, 2015-07-25 05:32
Indian fast bowler Shanthakumaran Sreesanth and two teammates are cleared of spot-fixing in the Indian Premier League, by a court in Delhi.

Hamilton takes crushing Hungary pole

BBC - Sat, 2015-07-25 05:25
Lewis Hamilton takes a superb pole position at the Hungarian Grand Prix, beating team-mate Nico Rosberg by half a second.

Hibernian 2-6 Rangers

BBC - Sat, 2015-07-25 05:22
Three of Rangers' new signings make scoring debuts to steer Mark Warburton's men past Hibernian in the Challenge Cup.