International News

Mourners grieve purged China leader

BBC - Sat, 2015-01-17 05:58
More than 100 people in China brave police surveillance to pay their respects to the purged former leader Zhao Ziyang, on the 10th anniversary of his death

Saracens 33-10 Munster

BBC - Sat, 2015-01-17 05:53
Saracens thrash Munster to set up a winner-takes-all match in their final Pool One encounter away to Clermont.

VIDEO: Eurostar train 'crawled through tunnel'

BBC - Sat, 2015-01-17 05:47
Kristen Davis, a passenger on a delayed Eurostar service from Paris, describes what happened on her journey through the tunnel.

Hamilton Academical 0-2 Celtic

BBC - Sat, 2015-01-17 05:36
Celtic return to Premiership action following a winter retreat in Gran Canaria with victory over Hamilton.

More than 1,000 homes without water

BBC - Sat, 2015-01-17 05:27
Up to 1,200 properties are left without water supply in County Tyrone.

Derby County 1-2 Nottingham Forest

BBC - Sat, 2015-01-17 05:18
Ben Osborn scores a late winner as Nottingham Forest hit back to beat Derby and relieve the pressure on boss Stuart Pearce.

Holocaust memorial posters defaced

BBC - Sat, 2015-01-17 05:16
Posters advertising a Holocaust memorial event in east London are daubed with graffiti including the words "liars" and "killer".

How do you get women into the workplace?

BBC - Sat, 2015-01-17 05:01
Getting more women into the workplace could be a boon to global output. Linda Yueh assesses what needs to be done to make it happen.

Niger Hebdo protesters burn churches

BBC - Sat, 2015-01-17 04:40
Churches are set on fire in the capital of Niger during fresh protests against the French magazine Charlie Hebdo's Prophet Muhammad cartoon.

Rangers fans thwarted in court bid

BBC - Sat, 2015-01-17 04:31
Rangers supporters drop an attempt to take court action to prevent any move to give Mike Ashley security over Ibrox.

Lorry fire closes Channel Tunnel

BBC - Sat, 2015-01-17 04:30
Eurostar suspends all services as the Channel Tunnel is closed, after a lorry caught fire at the French end of the tunnel.

A&E problems 'caused in other areas'

BBC - Sat, 2015-01-17 04:19
An emergency medicine consultant blames a drop in his department's performance on a lack of capacity in other hospital areas and care homes.

What are you doing on Disabled Access Day?

BBC - Sat, 2015-01-17 04:17
Why some disabled people visit the same places over and over

McIlroy eight back as Kaymer leads

BBC - Sat, 2015-01-17 04:15
Rory McIlroy cards a 71 and is eight behind leader Martin Kaymer after the penultimate round of the Abu Dhabi Championship.

Stricken ship water pumping begins

BBC - Sat, 2015-01-17 04:09
Work to pump about 3,000 tonnes of excess water from the stricken cargo ship Hoegh Osaka has begun, the Maritime and Coastguard Agency says.

Seals caught 'sneaking' into harem

BBC - Sat, 2015-01-17 04:05
The "secret" nocturnal sex life of England's largest seal colony is filmed for the first time by BBC Winterwatch cameras.

Two homes targeted in 'hate crimes'

BBC - Sat, 2015-01-17 03:37
Attacks on two houses in north Belfast are being treated by police as hate crimes.

Winter disrupts Scottish fixtures

BBC - Sat, 2015-01-17 03:34
Dundee United's Premiership match against Inverness follows games at Livingston and Albion Rovers by being called off.

VIDEO: Britain's child star hits US charts

BBC - Sat, 2015-01-17 03:33
Three years after finding fame on The Ellen DeGeneres Show, the 11-year-old from Essex has her first US Top 100 success.

Miliband accuses PM over pay plea

BBC - Sat, 2015-01-17 03:31
Labour leader Ed Miliband says people will be "choking on their cornflakes" at the PM's call for firms benefitting from cheaper oil to give pay rises.