International News

VIDEO: UK travellers warned of terror threat

BBC - Sat, 2014-11-01 15:19
British travellers have been warned they could be targeted by terrorists seeking revenge for UK air strikes against Islamic State (IS) militants.

F1 finances 'my fault' - Ecclestone

BBC - Sat, 2014-11-01 15:14
F1 boss Bernie Ecclestone says he is "probably" to blame for the financial problems afflicting some of the smaller teams.

VIDEO: Family 'devastated' at shop owner's death

BBC - Sat, 2014-11-01 14:59
Pragaret Singh, known to his friends as Charlie, was a father of three and killed as he tried to protect the takings from his family business.

VIDEO: Virgin crash investigation begins

BBC - Sat, 2014-11-01 14:51
US officials have started to investigate why a Virgin Galactic space rocket crashed over California's Mojave desert on a test flight.

Mourinho unhappy with Chelsea crowd

BBC - Sat, 2014-11-01 14:47
Chelsea boss Jose Mourinho criticises the club's support and says Stamford Bridge felt like an "empty stadium" against QPR.

Argentina seeks 20 arrests in Spain

BBC - Sat, 2014-11-01 14:29
An Argentine judge asks Spain to arrest and extradite 20 former officials accused of abuses during the military rule of General Franco.

Shop owner killed protecting business

BBC - Sat, 2014-11-01 14:20
A food store owner was shot dead at his Manchester business while "grappling" with a pair of robbers, police believe.

Briton held over Hong Kong murders

BBC - Sat, 2014-11-01 14:15
A 29-year-old British man has been arrested in Hong Kong after the bodies of two women were found in an apartment, one of them in a suitcase.

Barcelona 0-1 Celta Vigo

BBC - Sat, 2014-11-01 14:11
Luis Suarez's home debut ends in defeat as Barcelona are surprisingly beaten at the Nou Camp by Celta Vigo.

Masked Halloween gang attack woman

BBC - Sat, 2014-11-01 14:02
A 22-year-old woman is sexually assaulted by a gang of teenagers wearing Scream-like Halloween masks, police say.

Van Gaal keen to exploit City form

BBC - Sat, 2014-11-01 12:46
Boss Louis van Gaal hopes Manchester United can exploit Manchester City's dip in form at Etihad Stadium on Sunday.

Army backs new Burkina Faso leader

BBC - Sat, 2014-11-01 12:34
Burkina Faso military chiefs back Lt-Col Isaac Zida as transitional president, an army statement says, appearing to end confusion over who is in charge.

Celtic draw Rangers in semi-final

BBC - Sat, 2014-11-01 12:17
Celtic will play Rangers in the Scottish League Cup semi-finals with Aberdeen meeting Dundee United.

Mass protest against water charges

BBC - Sat, 2014-11-01 11:51
Campaigners opposed to the introduction of water charges in the Republic of Ireland stage almost 100 separate protests across the state.

Ebola appeal receives £4m in two days

BBC - Sat, 2014-11-01 11:02
A public appeal to help people affected by the Ebola crisis in West Africa has received £4 million in donations in its first two days, organisers say.

VIDEO: Explosions heard in warehouse blaze

BBC - Sat, 2014-11-01 09:56
Three explosions have taken place during a major warehouse blaze in Norfolk.

VIDEO: Edible insects create a buzz in Holland

BBC - Sat, 2014-11-01 09:50
Anna Holligan reports from the Dutch city of Groningen as a Dutch supermarket chain launches a new range of products made from edible insects.

Egyptians barred from entering Libya

BBC - Sat, 2014-11-01 09:39
Hundreds of Egyptians have been barred from entering Libya through Tripoli airport, it was revealed on Saturday.

Scots queen effigy row sparks u-turn

BBC - Sat, 2014-11-01 09:37
Carlisle council backtracks after claims its plans to burn an effigy of Mary, Queen of Scots are insensitive.

Man, 20, dies after skate park event

BBC - Sat, 2014-11-01 09:28
Police are investigating the suspicious death of a Wrexham man who attended an event at a skate park in Shropshire.