International News

Cuba gay pride calls for equality

BBC - Sat, 2015-05-09 16:08
More than 1,000 lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender Cubans march through the streets of Havana to call for the legalisation of same-sex marriage.

PM and Labour face election fallout

BBC - Sat, 2015-05-09 15:53
The fallout from the election provides a focus, with stories about Tony Blair's advice for Labour, SNP and backbench demands on David Cameron, and an anti-austerity protest in Westminster.

VIDEO: Young Dancer winner steps up

BBC - Sat, 2015-05-09 15:34
The winner of the first BBC Young Dancer 2015 competition has been announced.

Human Centipede III - the most abhorrent film ever?

BBC - Sat, 2015-05-09 15:29
What drives a man to make the 'most abhorrent film possible'?

VIDEO: Trends of the week - in 60 seconds

BBC - Sat, 2015-05-09 15:21
Rihanna's meme-inducing gown - and more trends of the week

The hitchhiking snakes of the Caribbean

BBC - Sat, 2015-05-09 15:19
The hitchhiking snakes that sneak under the bonnet

My Day: Aceh Tsunami Museum guide

BBC - Sat, 2015-05-09 15:16
Turning disaster into preparation

Inside the world of Ghana's internet fraudsters

BBC - Sat, 2015-05-09 15:11
The men from Ghana who pretend to be women online

Colombia to ban coca herbicide

BBC - Sat, 2015-05-09 15:07
Colombia to halt use of controversial herbicide glyphosate in a US-sponsored coca eradication programmes because of health concerns.

Gove moves to justice in reshuffle

BBC - Sat, 2015-05-09 13:49
David Cameron is set to make Michael Gove the justice secretary and Chris Grayling leader of the Commons in his new Conservative government.

VIDEO: Moscow: Fireworks at V Day celebrations

BBC - Sat, 2015-05-09 13:44
Moscow celebrates the World War Two victory anniversary with a grand concert and fireworks in the evening.

Former Turkish President Evren dies

BBC - Sat, 2015-05-09 13:37
General Kenan Evren, the leader of Turkey's 1980 military coup and then president of the country, has died at the age of 97.

Whitehall protest police arrest 17

BBC - Sat, 2015-05-09 13:29
Seventeen people have been arrested in an unplanned protest outside Downing Street following the Conservatives' election victory, the Met police say.

ECB should 'hang heads in shame'

BBC - Sat, 2015-05-09 13:22
Ex-England captain Alec Stewart says the ECB should "hang their heads in shame" over the sacking of coach Peter Moores.

'Grandstand end' to relegation fight

BBC - Sat, 2015-05-09 13:22
Burnley down, "disaster" for Hull, but hope for others after another thrilling day in the Premier League's "edgy" relegation battle.

China firm on mass holiday to France

BBC - Sat, 2015-05-09 13:18
A Chinese company has paid for 6,400 of its employees to go on holiday to France for four days.

Ennis-Hill still has star appeal

BBC - Sat, 2015-05-09 13:10
Thousands of fans turn up to watch Olympic champion Jessica Ennis-Hill make her comeback after nearly two years out.

Yemenis 'struggle to flee' strikes

BBC - Sat, 2015-05-09 12:34
Civilians in the north of Yemen are struggling to flee stepped up air strikes by the Saudi-led coalition targeting Houthi rebels, aid agencies say.

Barcelona 2-0 Real Sociedad

BBC - Sat, 2015-05-09 12:09
Pedro scores a fantastic bicycle kick as Barcelona beat David Moyes's Real Sociedad to move to within one win of the title.

VIDEO: Diplomats who survived helicopter crash

BBC - Sat, 2015-05-09 11:52
Two foreign envoys who survived the helicopter crash spoke to the BBC about the fatal incident.