International News

Preview & key stats: England v Scotland

BBC - Fri, 2015-03-13 03:39
Team news, match preview and detailed statistics for Saturday's Six Nations match between England and Scotland at Twickenham

Bond stars join up for Comic Relief

BBC - Fri, 2015-03-13 03:29
James Bond stars Daniel Craig and Sir Roger Moore will appear in a sketch together for this year's Comic Relief appeal that will aim to top last year's £100m raised.

Gamers targeted by ransomware virus

BBC - Fri, 2015-03-13 03:17
Gamers are being targeted with a computer virus that stops them playing their favourite titles unless they pay a ransom.

England bow out with nine-wicket win

BBC - Fri, 2015-03-13 03:09
England's World Cup campaign ends with a nine-wicket win over Afghanistan in a rain-hit game at the Sydney Cricket Ground.

VIDEO: Campaign countdown: How the polls look

BBC - Fri, 2015-03-13 03:01
With 55 days until the general election, the polls are still showing no sign of either the Conservatives or Labour establishing a clear lead.

Grobbelaar predicts Zimbabwe exodus

BBC - Fri, 2015-03-13 02:59
Former international Bruce Grobbelaar believes Zimbabwe players will leave the country as a result of their expulsion from the World Cup.

Claims head 'phoned God' probed

BBC - Fri, 2015-03-13 02:58
Ofsted has asked Wiltshire County Council to investigate claims that a primary school head made pupils lie on the floor while she phoned God.

VIDEO: China's wealthiest - in 90 seconds

BBC - Fri, 2015-03-13 02:57
Who are the richest people in China and how did they become wealthy?

Spain dismantles 'jihadist cell'

BBC - Fri, 2015-03-13 02:48
Police arrest eight people alleged to belong to a jihadist cell in a series of dawn raids across north-east and central Spain.

Sauber principal could face prison

BBC - Fri, 2015-03-13 02:30
Sauber's team principal could face prison as a bitter driver row continues to overshadow the season-opening race in Australia.

Tim Cook offered liver to Jobs

BBC - Fri, 2015-03-13 02:29
A new book about Steve Jobs reveals that his successor Tim Cook offered the dying Apple chief executive a portion of his liver.

Care workers not paid minimum wage

BBC - Fri, 2015-03-13 02:25
One of the largest care providers in the UK has not been paying its staff the minimum wage, says an internal company document.

Groom dumped over failed maths test

BBC - Fri, 2015-03-13 02:24
An Indian bride walks out of her wedding after her bridegroom-to-be fails to solve a simple maths problem, police say.

Severe delays after M4 vehicle fire

BBC - Fri, 2015-03-13 02:24
A vehicle fire is causing severe disruption on the westbound carriageway of the M4 in Monmouthshire.

Service to honour UK Afghan war effort

BBC - Fri, 2015-03-13 02:19
The Queen and many veterans will attend a service at St Paul's Cathedral later to commemorate the end of British involvement in the war in Afghanistan.

Clarkson informed BBC of 'fracas'

BBC - Fri, 2015-03-13 02:06
Top Gear host Jeremy Clarkson initiated the BBC investigation which prompted his suspension, after he informed BBC bosses of the alleged 'fracas'.

Banned film shown in rapists' slum

BBC - Fri, 2015-03-13 02:04
An Indian activist is under investigation after he showed a banned BBC film on the 2012 Delhi gang rape in the slum where three of the rapists lived.

Nose cap fault caused USAF crash

BBC - Fri, 2015-03-13 02:04
A US fighter jet crashed due to a combination of a faulty nose cap assembly and the plane's angle of attack, a report says.

VIDEO: Cyclone Pam: 'My hotel is shaking'

BBC - Fri, 2015-03-13 01:53
Unicef's Alice Clements describes the effect of Cyclone Pam on the city of Port Vila on Vanuatu.

Oxlade-Chamberlain facing month out

BBC - Fri, 2015-03-13 01:44
Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain is ruled out for up to four weeks with a hamstring strain sustained against Manchester United.