International News

Alleged rapist Ryan Humpage arrested

BBC - Sat, 2015-05-02 06:42
An 18-year-old man wanted in connection with rape, theft and assault allegations is arrested in County Antrim after being spotted sleeping in a truck.

VIDEO: Kathmandu 'coming back to life'

BBC - Sat, 2015-05-02 06:38
As the clean-up operation begins in Kathmandu there is a sense that "the city is coming back to life".

Afghan Koran lynching trial begins

BBC - Sat, 2015-05-02 06:03
Forty-nine Afghan men appear in a court in Kabul accused of a mob attack in which a woman was beaten to death accused of burning the Koran.

Leicester City 3-0 Newcastle United

BBC - Sat, 2015-05-02 05:54
Newcastle suffer an eighth consecutive Premier League defeat as Leicester City beat their relegation rivals convincingly.

VIDEO: Crime writer Ruth Rendell dies

BBC - Sat, 2015-05-02 05:39
The crime writer and Labour peer Ruth Rendell dies at the age of 85, after suffering a stroke earlier in the year.

Britain's Dowsett sets hour record

BBC - Sat, 2015-05-02 05:38
Commonwealth champion Alex Dowsett sets a new world record for riding the furthest distance in an hour.

Charlton Athletic 0-3 Bournemouth

BBC - Sat, 2015-05-02 05:18
Bournemouth clinch the Championship title with a comfortable victory at Charlton, as Watford slip up at home.

VIDEO: Baby born in Nepal field hospital

BBC - Sat, 2015-05-02 05:11
A baby has been born in a Nepal earthquake field hospital as the authorities ruled out finding more survivors under the rubble.

Author Ruth Rendell dies aged 85

BBC - Sat, 2015-05-02 05:09
Best-selling crime writer Ruth Rendell has died aged 85, her publisher says

Blackpool v Huddersfield Town

BBC - Sat, 2015-05-02 04:42
Blackpool's game with Huddersfield is suspended early in the second half because of a pitch invasion by protesting home fans.

Bingham maintains lead over Trump

BBC - Sat, 2015-05-02 04:35
Stuart Bingham remains on course to reach his first World Championship final after taking a 13-11 lead over Judd Trump.

Widdecombe's 'minor parties' warning

BBC - Sat, 2015-05-02 04:33
Former shadow home secretary Ann Widdecombe urges voters to make a straight election choice between Labour or Tory.

Obituary: Ruth Rendell

BBC - Sat, 2015-05-02 04:28
Best-selling author who wrote crime fiction as literature

VIDEO: Aerial video of Palace crowds and BT Tower

BBC - Sat, 2015-05-02 04:26
Aerial video shows crowds outside Buckingham Palace and a message on London's BT Tower as the Duchess of Cambridge gives birth to a baby girl.

Lethal divisions persist in Ukraine's Odessa

BBC - Sat, 2015-05-02 04:17
The BBC's David Stern reports on continuing tension in the Ukrainian city of Odessa, a year after a fire at a trade union building killed 48 people.

NI parties congratulate Royal couple

BBC - Sat, 2015-05-02 04:09
Northern Ireland politicians congratulate the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge on the birth of their second child.

Flats evacuated during arson attack

BBC - Sat, 2015-05-02 04:04
A number of residents are moved from their homes due an overnight arson attack on a shop beneath their flats.

Leaders rally voters in last weekend

BBC - Sat, 2015-05-02 03:55
The last weekend of the election campaign gets under way, with David Cameron highlighting pension plans, and Ed Miliband his vision for "working people".

VIDEO: Royal baby official notice at Palace

BBC - Sat, 2015-05-02 03:54
A formal bulletin confirming that the Duchess of Cambridge has given birth to a baby girl is displayed at Buckingham Palace.

Nepal emergency UK appeal tops £33m

BBC - Sat, 2015-05-02 03:34
Donations to the Disasters Emergency Committee appeal to help those affected by the Nepal earthquake have reached £33 million.