International News

VIDEO: Fish tank pump helps premature babies

BBC - Sat, 2015-06-20 15:39
A fish tank pump is among some of the simple, locally designed medical equipment helping to save children's lives in African countries like Malawi.

Adam Lambert: 'I'm not a diva!'

BBC - Sat, 2015-06-20 15:35
Adam Lambert on rumours, backstage demands and Queen

The 'ugly truth' about Body Dysmorphic Disorder

BBC - Sat, 2015-06-20 15:34
The reality of Body Dysmorphic Disorder

Missing US prisoners 'spotted'

BBC - Sat, 2015-06-20 15:23
Two major searches are under way after a reported sighting of two killers who escaped from a prison in New York state a fortnight ago.

UK to protect artefacts in war zones

BBC - Sat, 2015-06-20 15:15
A major international agreement designed to protect cultural treasures during military conflicts is to be finally ratified by the UK.

Berry research projects win funding

BBC - Sat, 2015-06-20 15:06
The UK government announces funding for three new research projects which it says could "revolutionise" Scottish berry production.

Iraq war was a mistake says Falconer

BBC - Sat, 2015-06-20 15:05
UK forces should not have gone into Iraq in 2003, according to Lord Falconer, one of Tony Blair's closest allies during the build-up to war.

Babies to get meningitis B vaccine

BBC - Sat, 2015-06-20 15:03
The meningitis B vaccine will be introduced to the routine childhood vaccination programme in Scotland from 1 September, it is announced.

Nurse cuts 'put 7-day plan at risk'

BBC - Sat, 2015-06-20 15:01
Plans to create more seven-day services across the NHS in England are being put in jeopardy because of cuts to senior nursing posts, industry leaders are warning.

All babies to get meningitis B vaccine

BBC - Sat, 2015-06-20 14:59
A vaccine to protect babies from meningitis B will be introduced in the UK from September, the Department of Health announces.

EU exit campaign and benefit cuts

BBC - Sat, 2015-06-20 14:45
News of a campaign by business tycoons to quit Europe and discussion of benefit cuts feature in the Sunday papers.

India yoga day to draw in thousands

BBC - Sat, 2015-06-20 14:39
Tens of thousands of people are due to participate in a mass yoga programme in the Indian capital, Delhi, on the first ever International Yoga Day.

VIDEO: New images of Charleston gunman

BBC - Sat, 2015-06-20 14:36
New images of the man accused of killing nine people at a church in South Carolina, posing with a gun and Confederate flag, are discovered online.

Germany 4-1 Sweden

BBC - Sat, 2015-06-20 14:07
Germany defeat Sweden with an assured display to seal their place in the Women's World Cup quarter-finals in Canada.

Mali's Tuareg rebels sign peace deal

BBC - Sat, 2015-06-20 13:47
Rebels in Mali sign a peace deal with the government that will give partial autonomy to the north of the country.

Germany arrests al-Jazeera reporter

BBC - Sat, 2015-06-20 13:17
Qatar-owned TV news network al-Jazeera says one of its journalists has been arrested in Germany at the request of Egypt.

Disruptive passenger diverts plane

BBC - Sat, 2015-06-20 13:05
A transatlantic flight is diverted to Belfast International Airport because of a disruptive passenger.

We've wanted this for years - Morgan

BBC - Sat, 2015-06-20 12:03
England one-day captain Eoin Morgan says the players have been trying to play like they did against New Zealand for "years".

Three charged over cemetery murder

BBC - Sat, 2015-06-20 11:55
Three men are charged with the murder of 14-year-old Jordan Watson, who was found dead in a Carlisle cemetery.

NY warning over Lancashire fracking

BBC - Sat, 2015-06-20 11:53
Hundreds of US politicians sign a joint letter urging Lancashire County Council to refuse permission to allow test drilling for fracking in the county.