International News

Finding taxpayers 'proving complex'

BBC - Sat, 2015-02-07 15:01
The tax collection agency HMRC says work to identify Scottish taxpayers is proving "more complex" than anticipated.

Security increased for Afcon final

BBC - Sat, 2015-02-07 13:42
Extra security is in place for Sunday's Africa Cup of Nations final after crowd violence disrupted the semi-final.

Nigeria postpones presidential vote

BBC - Sat, 2015-02-07 13:29
The electoral commission in Nigeria postpones the 14 February presidential election by six weeks, citing security concerns.

Mourinho-Lambert: Friends? Enemies?

BBC - Sat, 2015-02-07 13:28
Jose Mourinho was full of praise for Aston Villa but was it genuine or an attempt to undermine Paul Lambert with plaudits?

News anchor Brian Williams steps down

BBC - Sat, 2015-02-07 13:21
US NBC anchor Brian Williams steps down temporarily, days after apologising for wrongly saying he came under fire in Iraq in 2003.

Hay Festival cancels Mexico event

BBC - Sat, 2015-02-07 11:58
The governor of Mexico's Veracruz state defends security in Xalapa after the UK Hay festival cancelled its annual event in the city.

Mourinho downplays seven-point lead

BBC - Sat, 2015-02-07 11:26
Jose Mourinho does not feel Chelsea's seven-point lead at the top of the Premier League is a significant advantage.

Everton 0-0 Liverpool

BBC - Sat, 2015-02-07 10:59
Liverpool's three-match Premier League winning run ends as the 224th Merseyside derby ends in a goalless draw at Everton.

How 'Iron Man' McCoy became a legend

BBC - Sat, 2015-02-07 10:53
The tales of broken bones and broken records behind 19-time champion jockey AP McCoy's legendary career.

Prince Charles arrives in Jordan

BBC - Sat, 2015-02-07 10:16
The Prince of Wales arrives in Jordan's capital Amman at the start of a six-day tour of the Middle East.

France 15-8 Scotland

BBC - Sat, 2015-02-07 09:56
Five Camille Lopez penalties consign Scotland to defeat in their opening Six Nations match for the ninth consecutive year.

Everton Hillsborough plaque unveiled

BBC - Sat, 2015-02-07 09:17
A plaque to remember the 96 who died in the Hillsborough disaster is unveiled at Everton's Goodison Park.

UAE to support Jordan IS strikes

BBC - Sat, 2015-02-07 08:57
The United Arab Emirates says it is sending F-16 fighters to aid Jordan's air strikes against Islamic State militants.

Manchester City 1-1 Hull City

BBC - Sat, 2015-02-07 08:56
James Milner salvages a point for Manchester City against Hull but cannot stop his side falling seven points behind Chelsea.

Abuse victims 'complained about PC'

BBC - Sat, 2015-02-07 08:27
Two victims of child sex abuse in Rotherham made complaints about PC Hassan Ali before he was killed in a car crash in Sheffield, their lawyer has said.

Heavy police presence at EDL march

BBC - Sat, 2015-02-07 08:16
Shops close early as up to 1,000 EDL members march through Dudley in protest against plans for a new mosque.

VIDEO: Highlights: Italy 3-26 Ireland

BBC - Sat, 2015-02-07 08:07
Ireland get their defence of the Six Nations off to a flying start with a 26-3 win over Italy in Rome.

VIDEO: Aftermath footage of Baghdad blasts

BBC - Sat, 2015-02-07 08:07
Footage shows aftermath of bomb attacks in the Iraqi capital, Baghdad, that police say left at least 34 people dead.

Atletico Madrid 4-0 Real Madrid

BBC - Sat, 2015-02-07 08:01
Champions Atletico Madrid upset Real Madrid's title challenge with an impressive win over their city rivals.

Aston Villa 1-2 Chelsea

BBC - Sat, 2015-02-07 07:59
Chelsea move seven points clear at the top of the Premier League with victory at struggling Aston Villa.