International News

Llama chase captivates Twitter

BBC - Thu, 2015-02-26 12:38
Two unlikely fugitives go on the run in Arizona

Besiktas 1-0 Liverpool (agg 1-1, pens 5-4)

BBC - Thu, 2015-02-26 12:09
Liverpool are knocked out of the Europa League in the round of 32 as Turkish side Besiktas win a penalty shootout.

Don't panic after Worlds - Trott

BBC - Thu, 2015-02-26 11:46
Laura Trott believes there is no need to panic after Great Britain failed to win a gold medal at the World Championships.

Boehner silent on shut down vote

BBC - Thu, 2015-02-26 11:32
House Speaker John Boehner has refused to say if the House will vote on a Senate bill funding homeland security before a Friday deadline.

Canadian court keeps oath to Queen

BBC - Thu, 2015-02-26 11:01
Canada's Supreme Court rejects an appeal to remove the country's citizenship oath, which requires applicants to swear allegiance to the British monarchy.

Inter Milan 1-0 Celtic (agg 4-3)

BBC - Thu, 2015-02-26 10:53
Ten-man Celtic are knocked out of the Europa League by Inter Milan for whom Fredy Guarin scored a fabulous late goal.

Fiorentina 2-0 Tottenham Hotspur (agg 3-1)

BBC - Thu, 2015-02-26 10:51
Fiorentina knock Tottenham out of the Europa League after second-leg goals from Mario Gomez and Mohamed Salah.

Fawwaz guilty of US embassy attacks

BBC - Thu, 2015-02-26 10:45
A former aide of Osama Bin Laden has been found guilty of plotting the al-Qaeda bombing of US embassies in east Africa in 1998, killing 224 people.

Net loss: Anatomy of a pledge

BBC - Thu, 2015-02-26 10:29
Where David Cameron's pledge to cut net migration to below 100,000 came from - and how it fell apart.

VIDEO: Banksy artwork on streets of Gaza

BBC - Thu, 2015-02-26 10:19
Street artist Banksy has secretly travelled to Gaza where he produced a range of murals as part of a new documentary.

World number 1,555 leads Joburg Open

BBC - Thu, 2015-02-26 10:06
Nic Henning, the joint lowest-ranked golfer on the professional tour, shoots a course record 62 to lead in South Africa.

GAA fund has brought 60 bodies home

BBC - Thu, 2015-02-26 09:22
A fund set up by members of the GAA in Newry, County Down, 19 months ago says it has helped to repatriate the bodies of 60 people who died abroad back to the island of Ireland.

Deadly bombs at Nigeria bus stations

BBC - Thu, 2015-02-26 09:06
At least 15 people are killed in bomb attacks in two bus stations in northern Nigeria, witness say, as the wave of violence from Boko Haram continues.

Net neutrality rules passed by FCC

BBC - Thu, 2015-02-26 09:01
The Federal Communications Commission has voted in favour of tougher internet regulation, upholding principle of net neutrality

China in temporary ivory import ban

BBC - Thu, 2015-02-26 09:00
China imposes a one-year ban on the import of ivory, amid criticism that demand among Chinese consumers is fuelling poaching in Africa.

Litvinenko inquiry shown CCTV footage

BBC - Thu, 2015-02-26 08:50
CCTV footage of ex-Russian spy Alexander Litvinenko before he is said to have been given a fatal dose of poison is shown at an inquiry into his death.

McLaren's testing troubles continue

BBC - Thu, 2015-02-26 08:49
Jenson Button manages just seven laps as car problems dog McLaren on the first day of the final pre-season test.

Man 'belly bounced' elderly woman

BBC - Thu, 2015-02-26 08:47
A Belfast man is convicted of assaulting an elderly neighbour by using his belly to "bounce" her away from his home.

Argentine president case dismissed

BBC - Thu, 2015-02-26 08:18
A federal judge in Argentina dismisses accusations that President Cristina Fernandez had covered up alleged Iranian involvement in 1994 a bomb attack.

Hockney art inspired by fly-tipping

BBC - Thu, 2015-02-26 08:00
Artist David Hockney creates a new artwork after learning the landscape that inspired a recent painting has been blighted by fly-tipping.