International News

Cisse accepts FA spitting charge

BBC - Thu, 2015-03-05 11:30
Newcastle United striker Papiss Cisse accepts a Football Association charge of spitting at Manchester United's Jonny Evans.

VIDEO: Classic Ford Mexico car stolen

BBC - Thu, 2015-03-05 10:56
Police have released CCTV footage of a ram raid car theft in Surrey

DUP to weigh up their options

BBC - Thu, 2015-03-05 10:35
DUP weigh up their options after TV election debate decision

Film-maker defends India rape film

BBC - Thu, 2015-03-05 10:09
A British film-maker defends her documentary about the 2012 gang rape in Delhi, hours after Indian authorities launch a slew of legal action.

VIDEO: Matthews charged with Becky murder

BBC - Thu, 2015-03-05 09:59
Nathan Matthews, stepbrother of Bristol teenager Becky Watts, has appeared in court charged with her murder.

Leader survives confidence vote

BBC - Thu, 2015-03-05 09:49
The leader of Wales' biggest local authority survives a vote of no confidence insisting he is proud of his achievements in office.

Which Britons can win European gold?

BBC - Thu, 2015-03-05 09:40
BBC pundits pick the British athletes they think will win medals at the European Indoor Championships in Prague.

Man 'critical' after work incident

BBC - Thu, 2015-03-05 09:36
A man is in a critical condition in hospital after a workplace incident at a fuel company in Belfast's Harbour estate.

Keane summonsed in road rage probe

BBC - Thu, 2015-03-05 09:32
Football star Roy Keane is summonsed to appear in court over an alleged road rage confrontation with a Greater Manchester taxi driver.

'Crumpet party' leader hits back

BBC - Thu, 2015-03-05 09:28
The leader of the Beer, Baccy and Crumpet political party leader brands a decision to ban its "offensive" name from ballot papers "political correctness gone mad".

VIDEO: US circus group to stop using elephants

BBC - Thu, 2015-03-05 09:27
One of the biggest circus companies in the United States has said it will stop using elephants in its shows by 2018.

Ukrainian pilot ends hunger strike

BBC - Thu, 2015-03-05 09:17
Ukrainian military pilot Nadia Savchenko says she has agreed to end her 83-day hunger strike and follow doctors' advice to eat chicken broth.

Argentina prosecutor 'was murdered'

BBC - Thu, 2015-03-05 09:16
Independent tests show that Argentine prosecutor Alberto Nisman was deliberately killed, his family says, ruling out accident or suicide.

BBC rejects DUP's TV debates appeal

BBC - Thu, 2015-03-05 09:11
The DUP's Nigel Dodds says the BBC Trust's decision to reject the party's appeal to take part in TV election debates "defies belief".

Lawro's predictions v dub poet Benjamin Zephaniah

BBC - Thu, 2015-03-05 09:11
BBC Sport football expert Mark Lawrenson takes on dub poet Benjamin Zephaniah in forecasting the FA Cup quarter-finals.

Burkina orders Sankara exhumation

BBC - Thu, 2015-03-05 09:07
Burkina Faso orders the remains of Thomas Sankara, the iconic ex-president killed in a 1987 coup, to be exhumed for formal identification.

Technology helps visually impaired navigate the Tube

BBC - Thu, 2015-03-05 08:57
App to help visually impaired young people on the London Tube

Nuclear deal 'very bad for Iranians'

BBC - Thu, 2015-03-05 08:54
Israel's prime minister warns the people of Iran that the nuclear deal being negotiated by their government and world powers is "very bad" for them.

Myanmar education activists arrested

BBC - Thu, 2015-03-05 08:53
Police in Myanmar break up a demonstration against new education legislation, arresting eight.

MPs face ban on taxis and perks

BBC - Thu, 2015-03-05 08:53
MPs will be banned from claiming expenses for dinners, TV licences and pre-23:00 taxis after May's election.