International News

Athletes' village bug cases up to 53

BBC - Sat, 2014-07-19 04:53
The number of security workers affected by an outbreak of norovirus at the athlete's village for the Commonwealth Games in Glasgow reaches 53.

Tributes paid to British MH17 victim

BBC - Sat, 2014-07-19 04:44
Robert Ayley, a father-of-two reportedly from Surrey and living in New Zealand, was among those on board the downed Malaysia Airlines plane, his family says.

Ainslie unfazed by Aussie withdrawal

BBC - Sat, 2014-07-19 04:37
Sir Ben Ainslie says Team Australia's withdrawal from the 2017 America's Cup will not affect a planned British challenge.

Three homes struck by lightning

BBC - Sat, 2014-07-19 04:32
Two families have lost their homes after properties in Essex were struck by lightning.

Looting reports halt bargain sale

BBC - Sat, 2014-07-19 04:21
A sell-off of fixtures and fittings at a Manchester shopping centre is called off after the police were called following reports of looting.

Alert at Alliance office was hoax

BBC - Sat, 2014-07-19 04:02
A suspicious package left outside an Alliance Party office in east Belfast has been declared a hoax.

British crash experts due in Ukraine

BBC - Sat, 2014-07-19 03:46
British crash experts are due in Ukraine to assist in the investigation into the downing of Malaysia Airlines flight MH17.

Police to warn sex crime suspects

BBC - Sat, 2014-07-19 03:44
Men suspected of sex crimes in Scotland could be issued with police warnings in cases where there is not enough evidence to prosecute them in court.

Ex-Speaker Thomas abuse claim inquiry

BBC - Sat, 2014-07-19 03:39
Police say they are investigating allegations the former House of Commons speaker George Thomas sexually abused a nine-year-old boy.

Migrants 'suffocate' on Italy boat

BBC - Sat, 2014-07-19 03:18
Nineteen migrants die, reportedly by asphyxiation, aboard a crowded boat travelling from North Africa to Italy.

Women's sport needs backing - Sparkes

BBC - Sat, 2014-07-19 03:06
British Swimming's chief executive calls on the government's Sports Minister to support female athletes following funding cuts.

Rosberg top in final German practice

BBC - Sat, 2014-07-19 02:23
Nico Rosberg is more than half a second quicker than team-mate Lewis Hamilton as Mercedes dominate final German GP practice.

Victims' review scheme sees charges

BBC - Sat, 2014-07-19 02:20
Nearly 150 suspects have been charged with offences after their alleged victims appealed against decisions not to prosecute, BBC News learns.

Louis van Gaal's biggest football bust-ups

BBC - Sat, 2014-07-19 01:53
New Manchester United boss Louis van Gaal has fallen out with star strikers, captains, club legends and national icons.

Man arrested after teenager stabbed

BBC - Sat, 2014-07-19 01:47
A 23-year-old man is arrested after a teenager was stabbed on a busy Cardiff street.

Glasgow Science tower reopening

BBC - Sat, 2014-07-19 01:42
Glasgow Science Centre tower reopens to the public on Saturday after an almost four-year hiatus.

Four hurt as ferry deck collapses

BBC - Sat, 2014-07-19 01:27
Three passengers and a crew member on an Isle of Wight ferry are taken to hospital after the upper car deck of the ship collapsed.

Flood warning as storms are forecast

BBC - Sat, 2014-07-19 01:18
Flash flood warnings have been issued as thunderstorms are expected to continue to hit much of Wales on Saturday.

Walcott to miss start of season

BBC - Sat, 2014-07-19 01:13
Arsenal forward Theo Walcott will return to training at the end of August following a knee injury, says manager Arsene Wenger.

Man's leg broken in attack at house

BBC - Sat, 2014-07-19 00:50
A man suffered a suspected broken leg and another man was hit on the head with a gun during an attack at a house in Dundonald, on the outskirts of east Belfast, early on Saturday.
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