International News

VIDEO: Highlights: Wales 16-21 England

BBC - Fri, 2015-02-06 13:25
A fine second-half performance sees England edge out Wales in the Six Nations opener in Cardiff.

Miliband warning to UK 'tax havens'

BBC - Fri, 2015-02-06 13:11
UK territories must publish details of who controls firms registered there or face being put on an international "blacklist", Labour has warned.

St Helens 18-7 Catalans Dragons

BBC - Fri, 2015-02-06 13:10
Champions St Helens make a winning start to their Super League defence in a bruising victory against Catalans Dragons.

Wales 16-21 England

BBC - Fri, 2015-02-06 13:03
England come from behind to beat Wales in a thrilling Six Nations opener at the Millennium Stadium in Cardiff.

Millions to vote in Delhi election

BBC - Fri, 2015-02-06 13:00
Millions are due to vote in Delhi's assembly election, where activist Arvind Kejriwal is taking on governing BJP's Kiran Bedi.

RAF plane '40ft' from model aircraft

BBC - Fri, 2015-02-06 12:43
An RAF training plane had to take evasive action when it ventured in to airspace used by a Cambridgeshire model flying club last year, a report reveals.

Banker named as new Petrobras chief

BBC - Fri, 2015-02-06 11:48
Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff opts for the head of a state-owned bank, Aldemir Bendine, to run Brazil's scandal-hit oil giant.

US family 'stages boy's kidnapping'

BBC - Fri, 2015-02-06 11:33
The family of a six-year-old US boy stages his mock abduction because they thought he was too nice to strangers, police in Missouri say.

Diabetes: Women 'more likely to die'

BBC - Fri, 2015-02-06 11:25
Women with type 1 diabetes are at a greater risk of dying from a number of diseases than men who have the condition.

Susan Rice: US has achievable agenda

BBC - Fri, 2015-02-06 10:47
Top White House adviser Susan Rice says the US has an "ambitious yet achievable agenda" overseas, as the government outlines its security strategy.

Why did Greece's Varoufakis bring up Nazis in Berlin?

BBC - Fri, 2015-02-06 10:34
Greece's finance minister brings up Nazis during talks in Germany, an issue most politicians would try to avoid, reports the BBC's Mark Lowen.

History, tradition, drama: Who will win the derbies?

BBC - Fri, 2015-02-06 10:16
Why Everton will be glad to be rid of Steven Gerrard and how Tottenham will be grateful they are playing Arsenal on their own turf.

Somalia warns US as cash blocked

BBC - Fri, 2015-02-06 10:14
Somalia warns that a US bank's decision to halt cash remittances may give rise to a black market that could help terrorists.

Murder inquiry after man's death

BBC - Fri, 2015-02-06 10:11
A murder inquiry is launched after the death of a 27-year-old man in the Kennishead area of Glasgow.

VIDEO: Contactless card payments surge

BBC - Fri, 2015-02-06 10:10
The number of contactless card payments has tripled over the last year with more people choosing to use contactless for quick transactions

Security alerts at two churches

BBC - Fri, 2015-02-06 09:56
There are security alerts at two Catholic churches in Newtownabbey, County Antrim.

Van Gaal in Man Utd Munich tribute

BBC - Fri, 2015-02-06 09:50
Manchester United manager Louis van Gaal laid flowers at Old Trafford on the 57th anniversary of the Munich air crash.

Heathrow arrest in FGM investigation

BBC - Fri, 2015-02-06 09:28
A woman is arrested at Heathrow Airport on suspicion of conspiracy to commit female genital mutilation.

VIDEO: Why Venezuela's condoms cost $755

BBC - Fri, 2015-02-06 09:13
As the oil price continues to fall, inflation in Venezuela means many cannot afford basic goods

Contactless card limit rises to £30

BBC - Fri, 2015-02-06 09:07
The spending limit on contactless cards is to be increased to £30 from September 2015, the UK Cards Association announces