International News

New video of Syria girls emerges

BBC - Fri, 2015-03-13 10:08
New footage emerges of three British schoolgirls en-route to Syria, where it is believed they joined IS.

Miliband on 'two kitchens' furore

BBC - Fri, 2015-03-13 10:05
Ed Miliband jokes that his wife would like him to spend more time in the kitchen amid media scrutiny of his arrangements.

VIDEO: New video 'shows missing Syria girls'

BBC - Fri, 2015-03-13 09:53
New footage has emerged of the three British schoolgirls who went missing last month - apparently to join the so-called Islamic State in Syria.

Three Gwent Police officers sacked

BBC - Fri, 2015-03-13 09:51
Gwent Police sacks three of its officers over allegations they tried to help a motorist avoid prosecution.

Injured man had been shot in legs

BBC - Fri, 2015-03-13 09:49
A man was taken to hospital after being found with gunshot wounds to his legs in East Kilbride in South Lanarkshire, police confirm.

Modi makes Sri Lanka friendship plea

BBC - Fri, 2015-03-13 09:24
PM Narendra Modi says India and Sri Lanka must act like good neighbours, during the first official visit to Colombo by an Indian leader for 28 years.

'Progress made' at Stormont talks

BBC - Fri, 2015-03-13 09:23
Northern Ireland's first and deputy first ministers say they have been "making progress" on welfare reform.

Arts centre hit by major blaze

BBC - Fri, 2015-03-13 09:22
A fire breaks out at Battersea Arts Centre in south London.

Nato urges 'UK leadership' on budget

BBC - Fri, 2015-03-13 09:17
The head of Nato says he expects Britain to "show leadership" over meeting the alliance's 2% defence spending target.

Van Gaal working on Falcao solution

BBC - Fri, 2015-03-13 09:07
Manchester United are working on a solution to get the best from striker Radamel Falcao, says manager Louis van Gaal.

Tikrit: Iraq's city of palaces

BBC - Fri, 2015-03-13 09:04
Profile of the Iraqi city of Tikrit, known as the birthplace of two famous leaders: the medieval Kurdish Muslim commander Saladin Al-Ayyubi, and more recently, the former Iraqi president Saddam Hussein.

First 'successful' penis transplant

BBC - Fri, 2015-03-13 09:03
The world's first successful penis transplant has been reported by a surgical team in South Africa.

Ireland want to win, not entertain

BBC - Fri, 2015-03-13 08:53
Wales forwards coach Robin McBryde says fans should expect a tight game as his side and Ireland try to "wear each other down".

The upside of losing one's memory

BBC - Fri, 2015-03-13 08:53
The unexpected advantages of losing your memory

10 things we didn't know last week

BBC - Fri, 2015-03-13 08:41
What do mares look for in a stallion, and more nuggets.

'Extra spice' because of defeats

BBC - Fri, 2015-03-13 08:39
England's match against Scotland will have "extra spice" because of their defeats a fortnight ago, says coach Andy Farrell.

Weekend edition: The best of the week's reads

BBC - Fri, 2015-03-13 08:38
A collection of some of the best reads from the BBC News website this week.

Week in pictures: 7-13 March 2015

BBC - Fri, 2015-03-13 08:38
Some of the best news photos from the past week

Go Figure: The week in numbers

BBC - Fri, 2015-03-13 08:38
The week in numbers with our Go Figure images.

Dallas police rule out hate crime

BBC - Fri, 2015-03-13 08:28
Dallas police arrest a suspect in the fatal shooting of an Iraqi migrant, but have rule out the possibility of a hate crime.