International News

Ex-military chiefs warn on Trident

BBC - Tue, 2015-04-28 14:18
A decision not to renew the UK's Trident nuclear submarines could threaten "the survival of our nation", 20 ex-military officials say in a letter to The Times.

Janner complaints to seek review

BBC - Tue, 2015-04-28 14:00
Lawyers representing a group of people who claim they were sexually abused by former Labour MP Lord Janner say they are to seek a review of the decision not to prosecute him.

VIDEO: Village where nearly every house flattened

BBC - Tue, 2015-04-28 13:58
At the epicentre of the earthquake, in Gorkha near Nepal's border with China, almost all of the buildings have been flattened.

Rotherham United 2-1 Reading

BBC - Tue, 2015-04-28 13:25
Rotherham beat Reading 2-1 to secure their Championship survival and relegate Millwall and Wigan.

Arrests after Ballymena death

BBC - Tue, 2015-04-28 13:23
Two men and a woman are arrested in connection with the death of a man in Ballymena, County Antrim.

Vietnam War by Associated Press photographers

BBC - Tue, 2015-04-28 13:22
AP photographers mark 40th anniversary of fall of Saigon

Pacquiao 'excited & 100% confident'

BBC - Tue, 2015-04-28 13:14
Manny Pacquiao is "100% confident" of beating Floyd Mayweather in their super-fight in Las Vegas on Saturday.

Teenage girl dies in fall at home

BBC - Tue, 2015-04-28 13:14
A 15-year-old girl dies after a fall at her north Belfast home.

The families revealing everything they've ever bought online

BBC - Tue, 2015-04-28 13:12
The Chinese families revealing their internet shopping habits

VIDEO: Huge rare bird egg up for auction

BBC - Tue, 2015-04-28 13:05
A rare bird egg is due to be auctioned at Sotheby's in London and it is thought it might fetch up to £50,000.

What a riot does achieve

BBC - Tue, 2015-04-28 13:02
Ferguson and Baltimore are not the only cities that have seen protests over police violence - so why do we most pay attention when things are burning?

Nigerian army 'rescues nearly 300'

BBC - Tue, 2015-04-28 12:59
Nigeria's army says it has rescued 200 girls and 93 women but has not confirmed whether the schoolgirls abducted from Chibok are among them.

Obama condemns Baltimore 'criminals'

BBC - Tue, 2015-04-28 12:59
President Barack Obama says police violence against African-Americans is a "slow-rolling crisis" after riots in Baltimore he blames on "criminals".

Barcelona 6-0 Getafe

BBC - Tue, 2015-04-28 12:49
Lionel Messi, Luis Suarez and Neymar pass a combined 100-goal mark as Barcelona pile the pressure on title rivals Real Madrid.

Hull City 1-0 Liverpool

BBC - Tue, 2015-04-28 12:39
Hull City take a big step towards Premier League survival with a win which severely damages Liverpool's top-four hopes.

Fire breaks out near Chernobyl plant

BBC - Tue, 2015-04-28 12:36
Firefighters battle blaze in woods near Ukraine's disused Chernobyl nuclear plant, the site of the worst nuclear disaster in history.

Election: When will it all be over?

BBC - Tue, 2015-04-28 12:31
Next Friday, the votes will be in and we will know who the country's MPs are. But we might not be closer to knowing who the government is.

Twitter reports disappointing sales

BBC - Tue, 2015-04-28 12:01
Twitter has reported lower than expected revenue for the first three months of the year, saying that new products sold less well than forecast.

VIDEO: Inside a ransacked Baltimore shop

BBC - Tue, 2015-04-28 11:31
The owner of a local pharmacy shows the BBC the damage done to his business. Meanwhile, residents try to clean up the destruction.

Silverstone boss queries F1 'value'

BBC - Tue, 2015-04-28 11:09
The boss of British Grand Prix venue Silverstone questions the quality of the entertainment Formula 1 provides for its fans.