International News

1,500 protest against maternity cuts

BBC - Sat, 2015-02-21 06:27
More than 1,500 people are protesting cuts to maternity services at Glan Clwyd Hospital.

VIDEO: Tsipras: We won battle, not the war

BBC - Sat, 2015-02-21 05:46
Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras has warned of "real difficulties" ahead, as his government faces a Monday deadline to submit a list of reforms to lenders.

Middlesbrough 0-1 Leeds United

BBC - Sat, 2015-02-21 05:42
Leeds claim a fifth win in six games as Middlesbrough miss out on going four points clear at the top of the Championship.

Gunmen seize South Sudan boys

BBC - Sat, 2015-02-21 05:22
Armed men have abducted at least 89 boys from a camp for people displaced by fighting in South Sudan, the UN reports.

Cycling faces 'uncomfortable' report

BBC - Sat, 2015-02-21 05:18
Cycling chief Brian Cookson warns a forthcoming report into doping in the sport will make for "uncomfortable reading".

'Supertides' bring flood alerts

BBC - Sat, 2015-02-21 04:58
Flood alerts are in place across Wales as spring "supertides" reach the peak of an 18-and-a-half-year cycle.

Man hit by car on A90 carriageway

BBC - Sat, 2015-02-21 04:49
A 50-year-old man is in a serious condition in hospital after being hit by a car on the carriageway of the A90 north of Edinburgh.

VIDEO: 'We won't forget! We won't forgive!'

BBC - Sat, 2015-02-21 04:44
A rally is under way in Moscow to condemn the uprising in Ukraine which led to the downfall of its pro-Russian president, one year ago.

Dementia research to receive £300m

BBC - Sat, 2015-02-21 04:37
More than £300m is to be spent by the government on research into dementia, Prime Minister David Cameron announces.

McGrath 'regrets' hunting safari

BBC - Sat, 2015-02-21 04:33
Ex-cricketer Glenn McGrath says he regrets going on a hunting safari after photos show him posing with dead wildlife.

Pressure on Greece to deliver plan

BBC - Sat, 2015-02-21 03:28
The Greek government begins work on a list of reforms it has agreed to submit to lenders by Monday, as part of a deal to extend its bailout package.

Artist Knapp-Fisher dies aged 83

BBC - Sat, 2015-02-21 03:27
Artist John Knapp-Fisher, who was based in Pembrokeshire for much of his life, dies aged 83.

Boy 'played dead' in Taliban massacre

BBC - Sat, 2015-02-21 03:00
A boy seriously injured in the Pakistani school massacre 'played dead' to survive while a gunman searched the room and stepped on him.

Man in court over wedding killing

BBC - Sat, 2015-02-21 02:44
A 46-year-old man appears in court charged with murdering Bernard McGinley in County Fermanagh on 11 February.

Oscar hopeful gets time off Bond

BBC - Sat, 2015-02-21 02:03
British Oscar hopeful Anna Pinnock has been given time off from working on the new James Bond film Spectre to attend Sunday's Academy Awards.

VIDEO: School shooting survivor set for op

BBC - Sat, 2015-02-21 01:24
The family of Ahmad Nawaz, a Pakistani teenager injured in a Taliban attack on his Peshawar school, talk to the BBC as he prepares for major surgery in UK.

VIDEO: Footage of Australia cyclones aftermath

BBC - Sat, 2015-02-21 01:13
Footage shows aftermath of double-cyclone damage in Australia.

Yemen's former leader flees capital

BBC - Sat, 2015-02-21 01:11
Yemen's former president Abdrabbuh Mansour Hadi flees the capital, Sanaa, where he had been under house arrest.

Kristen Stewart makes awards history

BBC - Sat, 2015-02-21 01:05
US actress Kristen Stewart becomes first American actress to win a Cesar Award - the French equivalent of an Oscar - for her role in Cloud of Sils Maria.

Judges to rule on access to emails

BBC - Sat, 2015-02-21 00:37
Judges are to consider police requests to access journalists' phones and emails, ministers say, amid criticism of their use of surveillance powers.

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