International News

VIDEO: Newsbeat: The election debate

BBC - Tue, 2015-04-21 11:38
Chris Smith and Tina Daheley are live in Birmingham with young voters talking about some of the issues they have said are most important at this election.

Saudi Arabia ends Yemen air campaign

BBC - Tue, 2015-04-21 10:55
A Saudi-led coalition ends its month-long bombing campaign against rebels in Yemen, saying its aims have been achieved, Saudi TV says.

Queues after £189m library hours cut

BBC - Tue, 2015-04-21 10:52
Queues form outside the Library of Birmingham after its opening hours are cut.

Man denies attacking cruise couple

BBC - Tue, 2015-04-21 10:43
A man accused of attacking two Middlesbrough pensioners on a holiday cruise, tells police he acted in self-defence, a court hears.

Kenya suspends police over Garissa

BBC - Tue, 2015-04-21 10:25
Seven policemen are suspended over failures to act on intelligence about a possible attack on Garissa University College where 148 people were killed.

Double-murder suspect sectioned

BBC - Tue, 2015-04-21 10:19
A man arrested on suspicion of murdering his mother and sister on Merseyside is detained under the Mental Health Act, police say.

Morgan questioned again over hacking

BBC - Tue, 2015-04-21 10:15
Former Daily Mirror editor Piers Morgan is questioned by police for a second time over phone-hacking allegations.

'Predatory paedophiles abused boys'

BBC - Tue, 2015-04-21 10:11
Seven men were part of a "predatory" north Wales paedophile ring that abused boys in the 1970s and 80s, a court hears.

Graveyard clue to stegosaur plates

BBC - Tue, 2015-04-21 10:11
Stegosaurs may have had sported quite different shaped bony plates on their backs, depending on whether they were male or female.

UK arrest over US 'flash crash'

BBC - Tue, 2015-04-21 10:01
A financial trader is arrested in the UK after US authorities accused him of contributing to the 2010 Wall Street "flash crash" that wiped billons of dollars off the value of shares.

Conflicting reports on IS head fate

BBC - Tue, 2015-04-21 09:55
There are conflicting reports about the fate of Islamic State head Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi, with some officials saying he was badly injured in an air strike.

Brown 'might miss rest of season'

BBC - Tue, 2015-04-21 09:54
Harlequins' England full-back Mike Brown might not play again this season because of concussion, says Quins boss Conor O'Shea.

VIDEO: John Major speech on campaign day 22

BBC - Tue, 2015-04-21 09:39
Former Conservative Prime Minister John Major joined the campaign and weighed into the row over the SNP.

Iraq War inquiry wait continues

BBC - Tue, 2015-04-21 09:32
Why is the Iraq War inquiry taking so long to report?

Dozens killed in Yemen air strikes

BBC - Tue, 2015-04-21 09:32
Two Saudi-led coalition air strikes in Yemen kill almost 30 people, as the UN warns that the country's health system is on the brink of collapse.

Health staff plan industrial action

BBC - Tue, 2015-04-21 09:31
All of Northern Ireland's health unions are to engage in some form of either strike or industrial action over pay over the next fortnight.

VIDEO: O'Sullivan plays with no shoes

BBC - Tue, 2015-04-21 09:29
Ronnie O'Sullivan is forced to briefly play in his socks during his first-round match against Craig Steadman at the World Snooker Championship at the Crucible Theatre in Sheffield.

VIDEO: Moment UK fugitive arrested in Spain

BBC - Tue, 2015-04-21 09:19
Spain's Guardia Civil has issued video footage which shows police officers swooping on the Alicante villa of one of Britain's most wanted fugitives, and placing him under arrest.

O'Sullivan risks fine playing in socks

BBC - Tue, 2015-04-21 08:58
Ronnie O'Sullivan risks being fined for playing with no shoes on, and goes close to a 147 break in his Crucible opener.

Ethiopia mourns victims of IS killings

BBC - Tue, 2015-04-21 08:50
Ethiopia starts three days of national mourning following the killing by Islamic State of more than 20 migrant workers in Libya.

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