International News

Putin cautious on force in Ukraine

BBC - 13 hours 12 min ago
Russia's President Putin says he hopes he will not have to exercise his "right" to send troops into Ukraine, as crisis talks are held with Western leaders in Geneva.

Funeral held for wall collapse pupil

BBC - 13 hours 25 min ago
The funeral is held for a 12-year-old girl who died after a wall fell on her at an Edinburgh school.

German media boss criticises Google

BBC - 13 hours 47 min ago
In an open letter to Google's Eric Schmidt the boss of German publishing firm Axel Springer says it is afraid of the search giant.

Removed Banksy taken to city museum

BBC - 13 hours 53 min ago
The Banksy picture at the centre of a row over ownership is moved from a youth club by police and taken to Bristol City Museum and Art Gallery.

George Alagiah treated for cancer

BBC - 13 hours 54 min ago
BBC News presenter George Alagiah is diagnosed with bowel cancer and will take a break from broadcasting while he receives treatment.

RBS: No evidence of small firm fraud

BBC - 13 hours 57 min ago
Royal Bank of Scotland says law firm Clifford Chance has cleared it over allegations that it forced small firms to close so it could make a profit.

VIDEO: Queen hands out Maundy coins

BBC - 13 hours 58 min ago
The Queen has handed out specially-minted coins as part of the traditional Royal Maundy service, held this year at Blackburn Cathedral.

Police thefts exposed in sting

BBC - 14 hours 13 min ago
Two South Wales Police officers are convicted of theft after being caught in an undercover sting by their own force.

Leigh and Loach selected for Cannes

BBC - 14 hours 16 min ago
Veteran British directors Mike Leigh and Ken Loach see their new films selected for competition at this year's Cannes Film Festival.

Westwood leads by a shot in Malaysia

BBC - 14 hours 19 min ago
England's Lee Westwood shoots an opening-round 65 at the Malaysian Open to lead by one shot from Nicolas Colsaerts.

Palace loss should not stand - Cardiff

BBC - 14 hours 21 min ago
Cardiff City claim Crystal Palace got hold of important team information in advance of a key Premier League match.

VIDEO: Pistorius trial shown prosthetic leg

BBC - 14 hours 32 min ago
The prosthetic leg belonging to Oscar Pistorius has been shown to the court during his murder trial. He denies murder, claiming he mistook Reeva Steenkamp for a burglar.

Mini-sub performs full MH370 search

BBC - 14 hours 32 min ago
A mini-sub searching for the missing Malaysian plane completes a full mission at its third attempt, after technical issues cut the first two short.

VIDEO: Search for ferry survivors continues

BBC - 14 hours 42 min ago
Emergency services continue to search for nearly 300 people missing after a ferry carrying more than 470 sank off South Korea.

VIDEO: Lady Sybil ditches Downton's glamour

BBC - 14 hours 49 min ago
Actress Jessica Brown Findlay ditches the make-up and glamour of Downton Abbey for gritty adaptation of Daphne du Maurier's Jamaica Inn

Co-op Group reports £2.5bn loss

BBC - 15 hours 6 min ago
The Co-operative Group reports losses of £2.5bn, the worst results in its 150-year history, after what its chief executive calls a "disastrous" year.

Man guilty of beheading girlfriend

BBC - 15 hours 8 min ago
A man who beheaded his teenage girlfriend with a kitchen knife at his flat in Sheffield is found guilty of her murder.

'No chance' for trapped mine workers

BBC - 15 hours 8 min ago
The son of one of the four men who died when a mine in the Swansea Valley flooded tells a court he "knew straight away there was no chance for them boys".

AUDIO: The world's first homoerotic stamps

BBC - 15 hours 19 min ago
Estelle Lovatt and David Bailey discuss Finland's decision to produce the "world's first" homoerotic stamps

O'Sullivan to face Hull in first round

BBC - 15 hours 20 min ago
Defending champion Ronnie O'Sullivan is drawn to face Robin Hull in the first round of the World Championship in Sheffield.

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