International News

VIDEO: The scene of the London jewel heist

BBC - Wed, 2015-04-08 10:12
Burglars have used heavy cutting equipment to break into up to 70 safety deposit boxes in a vault in London's jewellery quarter.

Terror police probe preacher murder

BBC - Wed, 2015-04-08 09:56
Counter terrorism police investigate the murder of a Syrian man found with gunshot wounds in a parked car in north-west London.

Is history on McIlroy's side?

BBC - Wed, 2015-04-08 09:53
Rory McIlroy is attempting to become only the sixth man to complete the career Grand Slam of golf's four majors - are the omens with him?

White protesters protect SA statues

BBC - Wed, 2015-04-08 09:49
White South Africans chain themselves to the statues of colonial-era leaders to protect them from being vandalised or removed.

Racist hate crime figures up by 43%

BBC - Wed, 2015-04-08 09:32
Police in Belfast record a 43% increase in racist hate crimes in the space of eight months.

VIDEO: Wardrobe conceals Mexico-US drug tunnel

BBC - Wed, 2015-04-08 09:32
Mexican police have discovered an incomplete tunnel near the Tijuana border crossing with the US, south of San Diego.

No apology in Plaid Nazi slur row

BBC - Wed, 2015-04-08 09:29
A Plaid Cymru election candidate says he has no regrets over an old magazine article, following claims he compared some English-born residents of rural Wales to Nazis.

Child porn vicar jumped to his death

BBC - Wed, 2015-04-08 09:24
A Church of England vicar took his own life after being arrested over the possession of indecent images of children, an inquest decides.

Paul Downton leaves ECB post

BBC - Wed, 2015-04-08 09:17
Paul Downton leaves his post as managing director of the England and Wales Cricket Board.

'Don't build Schumacher Jr too high'

BBC - Wed, 2015-04-08 09:14
Michael Schumacher's manager calls for expectations to be kept in check as his 16-year-old son graduates to single-seater cars.

Broad hurts ankle in Windies warm-up

BBC - Wed, 2015-04-08 09:12
Stuart Broad suffers an injury scare on the first day of England's final Test warm-up against a St Kitts & Nevis XI.

VIDEO: The rush to flee Yemen's capital

BBC - Wed, 2015-04-08 09:11
The BBC's Orla Guerin flies into Yemen on board an Air India flight to rescue people trapped in Yemen's war-torn capital Sanaa.

Scots braced to make a difference

BBC - Wed, 2015-04-08 09:08
The realisation that Scottish votes could be key to the outcome of the election has energised the campaign north of the border, Laura Kuenssberg writes.

Aintree set for Grand National meeting

BBC - Wed, 2015-04-08 09:08
The 2015 Grand National meeting starts on Thursday with champion jockey AP McCoy riding at the three-day fixture for the final time.

PL video technology 'in five years'

BBC - Wed, 2015-04-08 09:06
Premier League matches are set for video technology within five years, according to the Dutch FA who are conducting trials.

The secrets of Hatton Garden

BBC - Wed, 2015-04-08 09:01
Secrets behind the doors of London's Hatton Garden

New approach against HIV 'promising'

BBC - Wed, 2015-04-08 09:00
The first human trial of a new type of HIV therapy suggests it could be a promising weapon in the fight against the virus.

A chaotic day for Nigel Farage

BBC - Wed, 2015-04-08 08:42
It's been a chaotic day on the campaign trail for Nigel Farage, who met Joey Essex and was forced to cancel an event in a pub due to protests.

Coe opponent Bubka launches IAAF bid

BBC - Wed, 2015-04-08 08:41
Sergey Bubka launches his manifesto for election to the IAAF presidency, ahead of his race against Sebastian Coe.

VIDEO: Cameron fails to impress school girl

BBC - Wed, 2015-04-08 08:32
David Cameron's story-telling skills appear to have left one pupil un impressed on a visit to a primary school near Bolton today.