International News

Bruce agrees new deal with Hull City

BBC - Wed, 2015-03-11 09:17
Hull City boss Steve Bruce agrees a contract extension with the Premier League side.

SF releases welfare reform dossier

BBC - Wed, 2015-03-11 09:14
Sinn Féin releases a 25-page dossier in an attempt to explain why they decided to withdraw their support from the welfare reform bill.

Mandelson doubts over Labour victory

BBC - Wed, 2015-03-11 08:58
Ex-cabinet minister Lord Mandelson has predicted Labour will not win a majority at May's general election, saying there will be another hung Parliament.

Allman biopic train death trial ends

BBC - Wed, 2015-03-11 08:56
The director of a biopic about singer Gregg Allman pleads guilty to involuntary manslaughter in a case involving a fatal train crash on the film's set.

Rangers to appoint McCall as manager

BBC - Wed, 2015-03-11 08:48
Stuart McCall is to be appointed Rangers manager until the end of the season, BBC Scotland has learned.

Talk of SNP deal will dog Miliband

BBC - Wed, 2015-03-11 08:48
The Conservatives believe they are on to a winner by alleging the Labour leader will have to make a deal with the SNP, writes Laura Kuenssberg.

UK military health worker has Ebola

BBC - Wed, 2015-03-11 08:45
A UK military healthcare worker based in Sierra Leone tests positive for Ebola, Public Health England announces.

VIDEO: Nasa tests enormous rocket booster

BBC - Wed, 2015-03-11 08:38
At a site in the Utah desert, in the US, Nasa test-fires the biggest rocket ever made, part of its Space Launch System which is expected to pave the way for manned missions to Mars.

Apple faces online service faults

BBC - Wed, 2015-03-11 08:34
Several of Apple's online services stop working after the company is hit by an unspecified fault.

Japan marks tsunami anniversary

BBC - Wed, 2015-03-11 08:23
Ceremonies are held to mark the 2011 earthquake and tsunami in Japan, as the country's emperor says the situation for survivors remains severe.

VIDEO: Jeremy Clarkson jokes with reporters

BBC - Wed, 2015-03-11 08:23
Top Gear presenter Jeremy Clarkson faced reporters as he left his flat in Kensington in west London.

MPs back standardised cigarette packs

BBC - Wed, 2015-03-11 08:21
MPs have voted in favour of the introduction of standardised packaging for cigarettes in the UK.

Street preacher 'made abusive rants'

BBC - Wed, 2015-03-11 08:21
A Christian street preacher targeted Muslims and gay people in "religiously-aggravated" sermons delivered in the middle of a high street, a court has heard.

What next for the 'almighty dollar'?

BBC - Wed, 2015-03-11 08:19
The Fed is facing a series of decisions which could affect economies around the globe.

Man jailed over child sex abuse

BBC - Wed, 2015-03-11 08:18
A 45-year-old Conwy man is jailed for four years for a string of child sex abuse offences.

Clarkson jokes about BBC suspension

BBC - Wed, 2015-03-11 08:14
Jeremy Clarkson makes light of his suspension by the BBC as an online petition for him to be reinstated tops 400,000 signatures.

Dodging Bullets wins Champion Chase

BBC - Wed, 2015-03-11 08:09
Dodging Bullets, trained by Paul Nicholls, wins the Queen Mother Champion Chase at Cheltenham.

Mother charged over toddler's death

BBC - Wed, 2015-03-11 08:09
A mother and her partner are charged over the death of her young daughter from a head injury.

Lawes and Brown back for England

BBC - Wed, 2015-03-11 08:07
England make two changes for the Six Nations match against Scotland, with Courtney Lawes and Mike Brown returning to the XV.

Your pictures: Castles

BBC - Wed, 2015-03-11 07:58
Readers' photographs on the theme of castles