International News

I won't be PM with SNP deal - Miliband

BBC - Thu, 2015-04-30 12:22
There will be no Labour government if it involves a coalition or a deal with SNP, Ed Miliband says during a special election edition of Question Time.

Mercury mission ends with a bang

BBC - Thu, 2015-04-30 12:22
After a decade in space and four years in orbit, Nasa's Messenger spacecraft reaches the end of its mission and crashes into the surface of Mercury.

VIDEO: Miliband: 'Labour did not overspend'

BBC - Thu, 2015-04-30 12:10
Ed Miliband has been questioned over Labour's record on spending in the final televised leaders event before the election.

VIDEO: Cameron on 'dark room' coalition deals

BBC - Thu, 2015-04-30 12:07
David Cameron has said he will fight with everything he has got to avoid having to go into coalition and make policy compromises in a "dark room with Nick Clegg or someone".

Warnings over Yemen fuel shortage

BBC - Thu, 2015-04-30 11:48
Aid agencies warn of a severe lack of fuel and food in Yemen, with one charity saying it has had to withdraw from one region.

Pacquiao 'not same since knockout'

BBC - Thu, 2015-04-30 11:42
Floyd Mayweather's father says Manny Pacquiao has never recovered from being knocked out by Juan Manuel Marquez in 2013.

VIDEO: Cameron: 'I rejected child benefit cut'

BBC - Thu, 2015-04-30 11:24
David Cameron has been questioned over the Conservatives plans for benefits cuts in the final televised leaders event before the election.

Climate change risk 'to many species'

BBC - Thu, 2015-04-30 11:18
One in six species on the planet could face extinction due to the effects of climate change if nothing is done to reduce emissions, according to analysis.

VIDEO: What matters to a retired dental nurse

BBC - Thu, 2015-04-30 11:07
Annie Haynes is a 66-year-old retired dental nurse and water sports enthusiast who lives in north Cornwall.

VIDEO: Pearson & Murphy's heated exchange

BBC - Thu, 2015-04-30 10:56
Watch Leicester manager Nigel Pearson and BBC Sport's Pat Murphy exchange strong views at a news conference.

Dowsett can break record - Boardman

BBC - Thu, 2015-04-30 10:49
Former Olympic champion Chris Boardman believes Alex Dowsett can break the hour record in Manchester on Saturday.

Peer quizzed in child abuse inquiry

BBC - Thu, 2015-04-30 10:40
Ex-Army chief Lord Bramall has been questioned by police investigating allegations of historical child abuse, the BBC understands.

Commerzbank's bonus plan blocked

BBC - Thu, 2015-04-30 10:40
The German government blocks a plan by Commerzbank to increase bonuses for its top performers to 200% of their basic salary.

VIDEO: Faint tapping leads rescuers to woman

BBC - Thu, 2015-04-30 10:00
The BBC's Clive Myrie is with an international search team in Kathmandu as a woman called Krishna is pulled alive from the rubble of a building destroyed in the Nepal earthquake.

Apple Watch does not like tattoos

BBC - Thu, 2015-04-30 09:37
Apple acknowledges some of the functions on its new smartwatch may not work properly when it is worn over tattoos.

Welsh Guards honoured by Queen

BBC - Thu, 2015-04-30 09:13
The Queen presents new colours to the Welsh Guards during a ceremony at Windsor Castle as the regiment celebrates its centenary year.

VIDEO: Rows over welfare on day 31

BBC - Thu, 2015-04-30 09:04
The Conservatives rejected claims that they had planned to cut welfare while in government and the leaders look ahead to Question Time.

VIDEO: How to referee big boxing match?

BBC - Thu, 2015-04-30 08:58
The pressure will be on the referee at the lucrative Mayweather v Pacquiao fight - BBC presenter Matthew Amroliwala finds out how hard it is to adjudicate.

Call to save power for Pacquiao bout

BBC - Thu, 2015-04-30 08:58
Residents of a Philippine island are asked to switch appliances off on Sunday to conserve power for boxer Manny Pacquiao's big fight.

Sanders enters US presidential race

BBC - Thu, 2015-04-30 08:53
Bernie Sanders, a US senator and self-proclaimed socialist, says he is seeking the Democratic nomination for the presidency.