International News

Anger over 'slow' Korea ferry rescue

BBC - Sun, 2014-04-20 02:43
Families of passengers on a sunken South Korean ferry protest angrily over the rescue operation, scuffling with police on Jindo island.

Miranda 'in Generation Game talks'

BBC - Sun, 2014-04-20 02:35
Comedian Miranda Hart is in "early talks" with the BBC about a revival of game show The Generation Game.

William and Kate at Easter service

BBC - Sun, 2014-04-20 02:21
The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge attend an Easter Sunday church service in Sydney and take Prince George to the zoo as part of their overseas tour.

Hostage reporters 'chained' in Syria

BBC - Sun, 2014-04-20 02:11
Four French journalists who spent 10 months in captivity in Syria were chained to each other and kept in basements without light, one recounts.

Teenagers hurt in city disorder

BBC - Sun, 2014-04-20 01:40
Two teenagers are injured in disorder in Wolverhampton during which police believe shots could have been fired.

Crash driver found with head injury

BBC - Sun, 2014-04-20 01:39
A driver who was involved in a crash on the Friarton Bridge in Perth on Saturday night was traced three hours later with serious head injuries.

E-cigarette ban planned by council

BBC - Sun, 2014-04-20 01:36
Electronic cigarettes could be banned from use at council-owned buildings in the Caerphilly county borough.

Religious leaders show Ukraine split

BBC - Sun, 2014-04-20 01:36
Orthodox Easter messages from patriarchs in Kiev and Moscow reflect Ukraine's deep divide, as a tense stand-off continues in the east.

Garden centres 'want' Easter choice

BBC - Sun, 2014-04-20 01:31
The government is urged to end restrictions that prevent many garden centres in England and Wales from opening on Easter Sunday.

Wilshere fit for World Cup - Wenger

BBC - Sun, 2014-04-20 01:28
Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger tells England manager Roy Hodgson that Jack Wilshere will be fit for the World Cup.

Hamilton eases to victory in China

BBC - Sun, 2014-04-20 00:46
Lewis Hamilton takes a dominant victory in the Chinese GP to win three consecutive races for the first time in his career.

US law firm to launch in Londonderry

BBC - Sun, 2014-04-20 00:34
A United States-based entertainment law company opens offices in Londonderry.

VIDEO: Rural poverty aid 'reluctance'

BBC - Sun, 2014-04-20 00:34
The UK's largest operator of food banks, the Trussell Trust, revealed this week that it handed out nearly a million food parcels in the past year, but in rural Scotland there is reluctance amongst some people to seek help with poverty.

French hostages home from Syria

BBC - Sun, 2014-04-20 00:33
Four French journalists released after 10 months in captivity in Syria arrive back in France.

'No fear' over all-women shortlists

BBC - Sun, 2014-04-20 00:28
A Labour peer says men in the party have "absolutely nothing to worry about" as a result of plans to increase the number of elected women politicians.

Hopkins secures historic victory

BBC - Sun, 2014-04-20 00:21
Bernard Hopkins becomes the oldest boxer to unify a weight division with a split-decision victory in Washington.

Man arrested over woman's death

BBC - Sun, 2014-04-20 00:05
A 40-year-old man is arrested in connection with the death of a woman following a disturbance in a flat in East Ayrshire.

VIDEO: Christians mark Easter in tense Ukraine

BBC - Sat, 2014-04-19 23:03
Orthodox Christians in Ukraine are celebrating Easter although the situation in the country remains unstable.

VIDEO: Baby prince meets a Bilby at the zoo

BBC - Sat, 2014-04-19 22:51
The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge continued their royal tour of Australia with a tour of Taronga Zoo accompanied by their son Prince George.

VIDEO: Greek skies light up for Easter

BBC - Sat, 2014-04-19 22:44
Rival parishes on the Greek island of Chios have marked the evening before Orthodox Easter - by firing hundreds of rockets at each other's churches.
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