International News

Nigerian army 'rescues nearly 300'

BBC - Tue, 2015-04-28 12:59
Nigeria's army says it has rescued 200 girls and 93 women but has not confirmed whether the schoolgirls abducted from Chibok are among them.

Obama condemns Baltimore 'criminals'

BBC - Tue, 2015-04-28 12:59
President Barack Obama says police violence against African-Americans is a "slow-rolling crisis" after riots in Baltimore he blames on "criminals".

Barcelona 6-0 Getafe

BBC - Tue, 2015-04-28 12:49
Lionel Messi, Luis Suarez and Neymar pass a combined 100-goal mark as Barcelona pile the pressure on title rivals Real Madrid.

Hull City 1-0 Liverpool

BBC - Tue, 2015-04-28 12:39
Hull City take a big step towards Premier League survival with a win which severely damages Liverpool's top-four hopes.

Fire breaks out near Chernobyl plant

BBC - Tue, 2015-04-28 12:36
Firefighters battle blaze in woods near Ukraine's disused Chernobyl nuclear plant, the site of the worst nuclear disaster in history.

Election: When will it all be over?

BBC - Tue, 2015-04-28 12:31
Next Friday, the votes will be in and we will know who the country's MPs are. But we might not be closer to knowing who the government is.

Twitter reports disappointing sales

BBC - Tue, 2015-04-28 12:01
Twitter has reported lower than expected revenue for the first three months of the year, saying that new products sold less well than forecast.

VIDEO: Inside a ransacked Baltimore shop

BBC - Tue, 2015-04-28 11:31
The owner of a local pharmacy shows the BBC the damage done to his business. Meanwhile, residents try to clean up the destruction.

Silverstone boss queries F1 'value'

BBC - Tue, 2015-04-28 11:09
The boss of British Grand Prix venue Silverstone questions the quality of the entertainment Formula 1 provides for its fans.

VIDEO: Election 2015: The view from Anglesey

BBC - Tue, 2015-04-28 11:06
As the election approaches, Huw Edwards visits the island of Anglesey, which could become a key battleground for votes.

BBC man: My extraordinarily lucky escape

BBC - Tue, 2015-04-28 11:06
How the BBC's Tom Martienssen escaped Everest avalanche

VIDEO: Everest: 'The whole mountain just came to life'

BBC - Tue, 2015-04-28 10:17
BBC journalist Thomas Martienssen was in camp one - 800m above base camp when the quake struck.

Top US court divided on gay marriage

BBC - Tue, 2015-04-28 10:15
The US Supreme Court hears arguments in a historic case that could legalise same-sex marriage across a country bitterly divided on the issue.

VIDEO: Restaurant scoured for quake survivors

BBC - Tue, 2015-04-28 10:04
Rescuers in Nepal are still hopeful that they will find some survivors amongst the wreckage, although a lot of bodies are also being found.

Indonesia 'executes drugs prisoners'

BBC - Tue, 2015-04-28 10:02
Eight convicted drug smugglers have been executed by firing squad in Indonesia, but a Filipina woman has reportedly been spared at the last minute.

Spanish ferry on fire off Mallorca

BBC - Tue, 2015-04-28 09:52
A Spanish ferry travelling from Mallorca is on fire, forcing more than 150 passengers to abandon ship.

Flash crash trader to face court again

BBC - Tue, 2015-04-28 09:49
A UK financial trader accused of contributing to the 2010 Wall Street "flash crash" is due to appear in court again on Wednesday.

Ennis-Hill comeback field revealed

BBC - Tue, 2015-04-28 09:38
Jessica Ennis-Hill and Katarina Johnson-Thompson will face British European champions in next month's Great CityGames.

VIDEO: What was Ronnie doing with his chalk?

BBC - Tue, 2015-04-28 09:22
Ronnie O'Sullivan breaks the rules by placing his chalk on the table during his World Snooker Championship quarter-final match against Stuart Bingham.

O'Sullivan could face chalk action

BBC - Tue, 2015-04-28 09:12
Ronnie O'Sullivan is investigated by World Snooker after placing his chalk on the table in his World Championship quarter-final.

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