International News

VIDEO: Ex-Radio 1 DJ Mike Smith dies at 59

BBC - Sat, 2014-08-02 13:44
Former Radio 1 DJ and television presenter Mike Smith has died following complications from major heart surgery at the age of 59. The BBC's Andy Moore reports.

Israel PM: Gaza operation to go on

BBC - Sat, 2014-08-02 13:41
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu says the Gaza operation will continue if required, even after Hamas tunnels are destroyed.

Bolt makes mark as England top table

BBC - Sat, 2014-08-02 13:18
Usain Bolt, Nicola Adams and Tom Daley win gold at Glasgow 2014 as England ensure they will top the medals table.

VIDEO: Usain Bolt dances to Proclaimers hit

BBC - Sat, 2014-08-02 13:17
Usain Bolt entertains the crowd before and after winning the 4x100m relay with Jamaica on Saturday night at the Commonwealth Games in Glasgow.

Israel action 'foolish' - Ashdown

BBC - Sat, 2014-08-02 12:32
Former Liberal Democrat leader Lord Ashdown calls Israel's attacks on Gaza "foolish" and "disproportionate" and urges peace talks.

Wales' Peake wins pole vault silver

BBC - Sat, 2014-08-02 12:27
Sally Peake wins Team Wales' 11th silver medal at the Commonwealth Games in the pole vault in Glasgow.

Pavey wins 5,000m bronze aged 40

BBC - Sat, 2014-08-02 12:20
Forty-year-old Jo Pavey wins bronze for England in the women's 5,000m on the final night of athletics at Glasgow 2014.

Ex-Radio 1 DJ Mike Smith dies at 59

BBC - Sat, 2014-08-02 12:09
Former Radio 1 DJ Mike Smith has died following complications from major heart surgery at the age of 59, his company says.

England storm to men's 4x400m gold

BBC - Sat, 2014-08-02 11:48
A tremendous anchor leg by Matthew Hudson-Smith sees England win 4x400m men's relay gold at Glasgow 2014.

Pitman painter Norman Cornish dies

BBC - Sat, 2014-08-02 10:46
The last of the "Pitman painters", known for his pictures of everyday life, dies at the age of 94.

VIDEO: BBC returns to MH17 crash site

BBC - Sat, 2014-08-02 10:18
Forensic experts find the remains of more passengers at the crash site of flight MH17 in eastern Ukraine.

Infected Ebola doctor lands in US

BBC - Sat, 2014-08-02 10:06
A US doctor infected with the deadly Ebola virus in Liberia arrives in the US for treatment at a specialised unit in Atlanta, Georgia.

Slenderman stab girl 'mentally unfit'

BBC - Sat, 2014-08-02 10:03
A schoolgirl accused of trying to kill her friend to 'please' an online horror character is 'mentally unfit' for trial.

Tulisa confirms she's 'had work done'

BBC - Sat, 2014-08-02 10:03
The former X Factor judge has confirmed she's had cosmetic procedures on her lips and cheeks after criticism of the way she looks.

VIDEO: WW1 monument melts in hours

BBC - Sat, 2014-08-02 09:59
Five thousand ice sculptures have melted away after going on display to commemorate World War One.

Israel 'set to shun Gaza talks'

BBC - Sat, 2014-08-02 09:44
Israel is unlikely to send a delegation to truce talks in Cairo as it presses on with its Gaza offensive, reports quoting senior officials say.

VIDEO: Gaza devastation revealed after strikes

BBC - Sat, 2014-08-02 09:35
Health officials in Gaza say more than 200 Palestinians have been killed since a 72-hour ceasefire collapsed, just hours after it came into force.

Syrian villagers drive out jihadists

BBC - Sat, 2014-08-02 09:25
Villagers in eastern Syria drive out Islamic State militants, in a rare display of local resistance to the group, as fighting rages in neighbouring Iraq.

War dead commemorated by ice figures

BBC - Sat, 2014-08-02 09:21
Hundreds of people gather in a city square to place thousands of ice figurines in memory of those who died in World War One.

British woman killed at game lodge

BBC - Sat, 2014-08-02 08:33
A British woman is believed to have been robbed and stabbed to death at a game lodge she owned in South Africa.

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