International News

Bale criticism irrelevant - agent

BBC - Wed, 2015-05-06 04:36
Criticism of Gareth Bale's performance in Real Madrid's Champions League loss to Juventus is dismissed by his agent.

VIDEO: Cheat's guide to the election campaign

BBC - Wed, 2015-05-06 04:24
Buses, debates, rows and celebrity - BBC News rounds up the highlights of the election campaign.

'Free meal' customer's £700 bill

BBC - Wed, 2015-05-06 04:19
A woman offered a free meal by an Audi garage which damaged her car runs up a £700 bill at a celebrated Michelin-starred London restaurant.

Salman Khan bailed for two days

BBC - Wed, 2015-05-06 04:10
Bollywood star Salman Khan is freed on bail for two days, hours after being convicted of culpable homicide in a 2002 Mumbai hit-and-run case.

Libyan cadets 'raped male stranger'

BBC - Wed, 2015-05-06 04:00
Two Libyan soldiers who were training in the UK took turns to rape a man in a Cambridge park after leaving their barracks unsupervised, a court hears.

Draft report on Clutha crash ready

BBC - Wed, 2015-05-06 03:48
A draft report from crash investigators into the Clutha helicopter tragedy in Glasgow is completed.

Warplanes strike northern Yemen

BBC - Wed, 2015-05-06 03:40
A Saudi-led coalition reportedly carries out dozens of air strikes in north-western Yemen, after Houthi rebels shell a Saudi border town.

Bollywood's popular 'bad boy'

BBC - Wed, 2015-05-06 03:38
Salman Khan's fans will not stop loving the star despite his hit-and-run conviction, writes Soutik Biswas.

VIDEO: Reporter heckled in live TV report

BBC - Wed, 2015-05-06 03:35
A BBC reporter was heckled on live TV when a man wanted to make allegations about the running of his local council.

Flash crash trader back in jail

BBC - Wed, 2015-05-06 03:28
A UK financial trader accused of contributing to the 2010 Wall Street "flash crash" is back in custody after a third court hearing as he failed to raise £5.05m bail.

IBM's Watson to speed up cancer care

BBC - Wed, 2015-05-06 03:14
Cancer treatment in 14 hospitals in the US and Canada will now be helped by IBM's Watson "cognitive computing" system.

Election 2015: What's important for rural voters?

BBC - Wed, 2015-05-06 03:12
The vote of those living in the countryside is crucial in this election, but what issues are important to them?

Owners ordered to rebuild razed pub

BBC - Wed, 2015-05-06 03:02
The owners of a pub who "flagrantly disregarded" planners and demolished it without permission are ordered to rebuild it within 18 months.

VIDEO: Brother finds Nepal survivor after five days

BBC - Wed, 2015-05-06 02:58
A twelve-year-old girl who was injured in the earthquake in Nepal and was missing for five days is being treated in a field hospital, with her brother by her side.

Have 319 councillors stood down?

BBC - Wed, 2015-05-06 02:46
UKIP's Paul Nuttall uses a figure to show UKIP does not have the monopoly on activists getting into trouble. Is it true?

Losers have excuses - Mayweather

BBC - Wed, 2015-05-06 02:42
Floyd Mayweather says "winners win and losers have excuses" after Manny Pacquiao blamed an injury for his Vegas defeat.

VIDEO: VE Day marked in the Netherlands

BBC - Wed, 2015-05-06 02:37
Serving soldiers, veterans and families have marked liberation day in the Netherlands.

EU wants travel access to iPlayer

BBC - Wed, 2015-05-06 02:32
The EU's plan for a "digital single market" could result in UK citizens being able to continue using iPlayer across Europe.

Man arrested over Davison murder

BBC - Wed, 2015-05-06 02:28
A 41-year-old man has been arrested by police investigating the murder of Gerard 'Jock' Davison.

Open letter sex attacker detained

BBC - Wed, 2015-05-06 02:28
A teenager has been detained for a sex attack on an Oxford University student who went on to publish an open letter about the ordeal.