International News

VIDEO: On the ground in battle for Jalawla

BBC - Sun, 2014-12-14 03:38
The BBC's Paul Wood returns to Jalawla, in Iraq, where Kurdish forces have retaken territory taken by the so-called Islamic State in the summer

VIDEO: Theme music from Wolf Hall

BBC - Sun, 2014-12-14 03:24
Composer Debbie Wiseman and her band perform some of the Wolf Hall score on The Andrew Marr Show.

Pensioners die in separate accidents

BBC - Sun, 2014-12-14 03:21
Two pensioners are killed after being struck by vehicles in separate accidents in the west of Scotland.

Cable: Tories would destroy services

BBC - Sun, 2014-12-14 02:41
The Conservatives would "destroy public services" if they gained a majority at the next election, Lib Dem Business Secretary Vince Cable tells the BBC.

VIDEO: Russia's Christmas tree diplomacy

BBC - Sun, 2014-12-14 02:38
Russia donates a Christmas tree to the Notre Dame cathedral in France, following an appeal for help.

'Doping allegations bad as Johnson'

BBC - Sun, 2014-12-14 02:31
Lord Coe says the current doping allegations surrounding athletics could be as bad as the Ben Johnson case.

Turkey raids opposition-linked media

BBC - Sun, 2014-12-14 02:17
Turkish police raid media linked to influential opposition cleric Fethullah Gulen, making a number of arrests, reports say.

Watford stand named after Sir Elton

BBC - Sun, 2014-12-14 01:57
Sir Elton John opens a new stand at Watford football club named in his honour, describing it as "one of the greatest days of my life".

Christmas tree lights cause fire

BBC - Sun, 2014-12-14 01:51
Faulty Christmas tree lights are thought to be the cause of a serious house fire which led to three people being rescued.

Woman is killed in city house fire

BBC - Sun, 2014-12-14 01:35
A woman dies in a house fire in the Kings Heath area of Birmingham.

Pensioners robbed by men with hammer

BBC - Sun, 2014-12-14 01:31
Two pensioners are robbed of jewellery during a burglary in Dunmurry, on the outskirts of Belfast.

VIDEO: Air to ground wingsuit 'high five'

BBC - Sun, 2014-12-14 01:09
A wingsuit pilot has completed what is being claimed as the world's first air to ground "high five" in Chamonix, in France.

Plaid's Llwyd would back Labour deal

BBC - Sun, 2014-12-14 00:50
"A lot of good" could be done for Wales if Plaid Cymru did a deal with Labour in the event of a hung parliament, Plaid's Westminster leader tells BBC Wales.

'Nut rage' woman visits air stewards

BBC - Sun, 2014-12-14 00:37
The former Korean Air executive who delayed a plane over how she was served nuts tries to apologise in person to the airline staff involved.

More time to quiz pub murder suspect

BBC - Sun, 2014-12-14 00:17
Police are given more time to quiz a suspect held after a roof stand-off following the death of a man at a Holyhead pub.

£40m project 'on hold' over gas link

BBC - Sun, 2014-12-14 00:10
A £40m investment is on hold because of delays in getting gas infrastructure to the west of Northern Ireland, a leading businessman has said

VIDEO: Youth teams mark WWI truce match

BBC - Sat, 2014-12-13 23:50
A special youth football tournament is held in Flanders as part of the centenary commemorations of the First World War.

Haiti's PM resigns after protests

BBC - Sat, 2014-12-13 23:36
Haiti's Prime Minister Laurent Lamothe resigns, in the wake of violent anti-government protests over delayed elections.

No guarantee for Cook - Moores

BBC - Sat, 2014-12-13 23:31
England coach Peter Moores says there is no "guarantee" of Alastair Cook being captain at the World Cup next year.

VIDEO: Prince George photographs released

BBC - Sat, 2014-12-13 23:18
Three official photographs of Prince George are released by the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge as a thank you to the media for not publishing paparazzi pictures of him.