International News

Death row man freed after 30 years

BBC - Fri, 2015-04-03 13:10
An Alabama man is freed after spending nearly three decades on death row, following new tests on bullets that did not link him to the crime scene.

St Mirren 0-2 Celtic

BBC - Fri, 2015-04-03 12:43
Celtic move eight points clear at the top of the Scottish Premiership as they defeat bottom side St Mirren.

Six arrested over terror offences

BBC - Fri, 2015-04-03 11:47
Five men and one woman have been arrested in Dover on suspicion of Syria-related terrorism offences, West Midlands Police says.

Yemen torn apart in war of many sides

BBC - Fri, 2015-04-03 11:18
Yemen is being torn apart by a war of many sides and the Houthis face a more dangerous foe yet in the jihadists of al-Qaeda, says the BBC's Frank Gardner.

Brazil tribe gets back blood samples

BBC - Fri, 2015-04-03 11:03
An indigenous tribe in the Amazon jungle succeeds after decades of campaigning in getting back blood samples taken by US researchers in the 1960s.

Murray powers past Berdych in Miami

BBC - Fri, 2015-04-03 11:03
Andy Murray reaches his fourth Miami Open final with a convincing straight-sets win over Czech eighth seed Tomas Berdych.

Ex-UK force chief in Abu Dhabi coma

BBC - Fri, 2015-04-03 11:03
The former chief constable of Cumbria Police Stuart Hyde is put in an induced coma to treat meningitis.

VIDEO: WSL's worldies and sneaky free-kicks

BBC - Fri, 2015-04-03 10:40
Watch a round-up of the best of the action from the week two of the Women's Super League.

Why are hockey stars in second tier?

BBC - Fri, 2015-04-03 09:47
BBC Sport looks at big-spending Holcombe, the second-tier hockey club dividing opinion within the domestic game.

Leaders fight off coalition claims

BBC - Fri, 2015-04-03 09:41
The Conservatives and Labour fight off claims they could enter into a post-election deal with the SNP or UKIP, respectively.

Can US Congress kill the Iran deal?

BBC - Fri, 2015-04-03 09:37
A framework for an Iran deal has been reached in Switzerland. Republicans in Washington are now assessing their own options.

Youngest first-class cricketer quits

BBC - Fri, 2015-04-03 09:29
Barney Gibson, the youngest cricketer to play in a first-class match in England, retires from the sport aged 19.

Security questions as Kenya mourns

BBC - Fri, 2015-04-03 09:17
Kenya mourns the almost 150 victims of Thursday's al-Shabab attack on the university campus of Garissa amid questions why warnings were ignored.

Campaign fire exit ruse 'risks lives'

BBC - Fri, 2015-04-03 08:48
Campaigning politicians could be endangering lives by covering up exit signs to avoid embarrassing photographs, fire officers warn.

Middlesbrough 1-0 Wigan Athletic

BBC - Fri, 2015-04-03 08:37
A Patrick Bamford goal takes Middlesbrough to the top of the Championship before deposed leaders Bournemouth kick-off.

Police launch 'most wanted' site

BBC - Fri, 2015-04-03 08:15
Police Scotland launches a dedicated website to help trace the country's most wanted criminals.

Wigan 12-4 St Helens

BBC - Fri, 2015-04-03 08:13
Wigan's young wingers Dom Manfredi and Joe Burgess get the tries as St Helens are beaten in the Good Friday derby.

VIDEO: Out of control window cleaning cradle

BBC - Fri, 2015-04-03 07:59
Two people were injured on Thursday after a window cleaning cradle swung violently, crashing into a skyscraper in Shanghai.

Farage defends HIV debate comment

BBC - Fri, 2015-04-03 07:34
UKIP Leader Nigel Farage defends comments made during the leaders' debate about migrants using the NHS for HIV treatment costing £25,000 per year.