International News

George Clooney marries in Venice

BBC - Sat, 2014-09-27 13:16
Hollywood star George Clooney marries human rights lawyer Amal Alamuddin in Venice, in one of the most anticipated events of the showbusiness year.

Van Gaal accepts Rooney's red card

BBC - Sat, 2014-09-27 12:57
Manchester United manager Louis van Gaal says captain Wayne Rooney's red card against West Ham was the "right" decision.

Tory minister Brooks Newmark resigns

BBC - Sat, 2014-09-27 12:24
Conservative MP for Braintree Brooks Newmark resigns as minister for civil society over allegations to be published in a Sunday newspaper.

Who can give Watson his own Medinah moment?

BBC - Sat, 2014-09-27 12:21
If US captain Tom Watson can conjure a Ryder Cup comeback on Sunday, it would be his greatest golfing achievement, writes Tom Fordyce.

Arsenal 1-1 Tottenham Hotspur

BBC - Sat, 2014-09-27 11:26
Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain's equaliser earns Arsenal a point in an entertaining north London derby against Tottenham.

Second Tory MP defects to UKIP

BBC - Sat, 2014-09-27 11:21
Mark Reckless becomes the second Tory MP to defect to UKIP, announcing his decision on the eve of the Conservative party conference.

County Armagh Orange hall targeted

BBC - Sat, 2014-09-27 11:16
The Orange Order has said a crude device has partially exploded outside an Orange hall in County Armagh.

McGinley warns against complacency

BBC - Sat, 2014-09-27 11:09
Captain Paul McGinley puts out a strong top order for Sunday's singles as Europe seek four points to retain the Ryder Cup.

Deadly landmine in Guinea-Bissau

BBC - Sat, 2014-09-27 10:41
A landmine kills at least 22 people travelling in a vehicle some 60km north-east of the capital of Guinea-Bissau, police say.

Cuba bans Che and Chavez perfumes

BBC - Sat, 2014-09-27 10:10
The Cuban government says it will punish state employees who launched perfumes named after Ernesto Che Guevara and Hugo Chavez.

VIDEO: Clooney marries in Venice

BBC - Sat, 2014-09-27 09:59
George Clooney's representative says the actor has married human rights lawyer Amal Alamuddin in Venice, Italy.

Europe build big lead in Ryder Cup

BBC - Sat, 2014-09-27 09:53
Europe lead 10-6 heading into Sunday's Ryder Cup singles after a one-sided penultimate session at Gleneagles.

VIDEO: Volcano erupts in Japan

BBC - Sat, 2014-09-27 09:49
Japan's Mount Ontake volcano erupts killing at least one and trapping dozens of hikers on the mountain top.

'Unfaithful' Catholic bishop resigns

BBC - Sat, 2014-09-27 09:38
The Bishop of Arundel and Brighton resigns with immediate effect saying he has been "unfaithful" to his promises as a Catholic priest.

Police operation after shootings

BBC - Sat, 2014-09-27 09:13
Police officers carry out high visibility patrols one week after two firearms incidents in the south of Edinburgh.

VIDEO: Ryder Cup: Best shots of day two

BBC - Sat, 2014-09-27 08:58
BBC Sport picks the best shots from day two in the Ryder Cup including Ian Poulter's superb chip in from the fairway.

Four charged over £100m cocaine find

BBC - Sat, 2014-09-27 08:04
Four British men are charged with drugs offences after an operation in the Irish Sea and a north Wales harbour sees £100m cocaine haul seized.

Top India politician is jailed

BBC - Sat, 2014-09-27 07:20
One of India's most controversial politicians, Jayaram Jayalalitha, is jailed for four years after conviction in a long-running corruption case.

Strictly wins Friday night TV battle

BBC - Sat, 2014-09-27 06:59
Strictly Come Dancing beat ITV's X Factor in their Friday night ratings battle, with the BBC One show pulling in 700,000 more viewers.

Catalonia leader decrees referendum

BBC - Sat, 2014-09-27 06:21
The president of the Spanish region of Catalonia signs a decree for a referendum on independence, in a move opposed by central government.