International News

VIDEO: How the UK got a £30bn debt mountain

BBC - Thu, 2015-04-23 00:32
The BBC's Steph McGovern reports on the events which brought the British financial system close to collapse.

BBC Three move 'delayed until 2016'

BBC - Thu, 2015-04-23 00:23
Youth channel BBC Three will not move online before 2016, the channel's controller tells Broadcast magazine.

Police apology to school principal

BBC - Thu, 2015-04-23 00:11
Police apologise to the principal of a County Londonderry school after three pipe bombs are found nearby.

Killed pilot was a British champion

BBC - Thu, 2015-04-23 00:10
A pilot killed during an airshow launch was a two-time winner of the British advanced aerobatics championship, it emerges.

Shoulder injury forces Byrne to quit

BBC - Wed, 2015-04-22 23:13
Ex-Wales full-back Lee Byrne is forced into retirement after failing to overcome a shoulder injury, say Newport Gwent Dragons.

France 'foiled five terror attacks'

BBC - Wed, 2015-04-22 23:08
French police have foiled five recent terror plots, Prime Minister Manuel Valls says, amid tightened security in the wake of attacks in January.

Loyalists remove 150 tattered flags

BBC - Wed, 2015-04-22 22:27
An agreement to take down old, tattered flags in a County Armagh town leads to the removal of up to 150 union and loyalist flags within a two-day period.

Newborn was youngest UK organ donor

BBC - Wed, 2015-04-22 22:08
A newborn baby, who lived for less than two hours, became the UK's youngest ever organ donor a year ago, it has been revealed.

'Broad back to his fluent best'

BBC - Wed, 2015-04-22 22:07
Stuart Broad produces his best spell for a long time, says Jonathan Agnew, while Alastair Cook builds the perfect platform.

Massive mountain fire near homes

BBC - Wed, 2015-04-22 22:03
A helicopter is to be used to tackle a large mountain fire near homes in south Wales.

Body discovered on Calton Hill

BBC - Wed, 2015-04-22 22:00
Police are investigating the discovery of a body on Calton Hill in Edinburgh.

VIDEO: England stars take crossbar challenge

BBC - Wed, 2015-04-22 21:25
England football and rugby union internationals Gary Cahill, Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain, George Ford & Jack Nowell take part in a crossbar challenge.

Decline in NI public building work

BBC - Wed, 2015-04-22 21:25
Northern Ireland was the only part of the UK where public sector construction work declined in the first three months of this year, a survey suggests.

Lib Dems plan £150m carers' support

BBC - Wed, 2015-04-22 21:19
The Liberal Democrats will pledge a £150m support package at the launch of the party's disability manifesto in Powys on Thursday.

Alps ski death boy's inquest to open

BBC - Wed, 2015-04-22 21:18
The inquest into the death of a schoolboy who died while on a skiing holiday in France is due to open on Thursday.

VIDEO: The migrants who make it to Calais

BBC - Wed, 2015-04-22 21:18
Paris Correspondent, Lucy Williamson has been to hear Mohammed's story, a 35 year old from Sudan.

NHS, immigration and economy debated

BBC - Wed, 2015-04-22 21:03
Welsh political leaders clash in the first televised Wales debate of the election campaign.

Plea for key Hillsborough witnesses

BBC - Wed, 2015-04-22 21:00
CCTV images of witnesses to the Hillsborough disaster, who investigators need to speak to to provide evidence for the inquests, are released.

'More anti-trafficking police needed'

BBC - Wed, 2015-04-22 21:00
More border police are needed to tackle "highly sophisticated" trafficking gangs which are profiting from human suffering, the Centre for Social Justice says.

VIDEO: Armenia mass killing remembered

BBC - Wed, 2015-04-22 20:50
Friday will mark 100 years since one of the darkest periods of the 20th Century, when thousands of Armenians in the Ottoman Empire were killed.