International News

Azerbaijan raids US radio station

BBC - Fri, 2014-12-26 09:09
Prosecutors in Azerbaijan raid the offices of a radio station in the capital, Baku, which is funded by the US government.

VIDEO: Munster v Leinster

BBC - Fri, 2014-12-26 08:50
BBC Alba coverage with English language commentary of the Pro12 match.

Officers hurt following Antrim arson

BBC - Fri, 2014-12-26 08:36
Two Police Service of Northern Ireland (PSNI) officers are treated in hospital for the effects of breathing in smoke following an arson attack at a flat in Antrim.

West Bromwich Albion 1-3 Manchester City

BBC - Fri, 2014-12-26 08:24
Manchester City score three first-half goals and survive a snowstorm as they beat West Brom to stay three points behind Premier League leaders Chelsea.

Bolton Wanderers 2-1 Blackburn Rovers

BBC - Fri, 2014-12-26 08:23
Ex-England striker Emile Heskey scores from the bench on his Bolton debut and inspires them to victory against Blackburn.

London Irish 24-9 London Welsh

BBC - Fri, 2014-12-26 08:21
London Irish earn their first win in the Premiership since September as they beat fellow strugglers London Welsh.

Probe into double death at house

BBC - Fri, 2014-12-26 08:15
An investigation is under way after a man and a woman were found dead at a house in West Sussex on Christmas Day.

Ukraine and rebels trade prisoners

BBC - Fri, 2014-12-26 07:54
Pro-Russian rebels in eastern Ukraine begin exchanging scores of prisoners with the Ukrainian government near the rebel-held city of Donetsk.

Cardiff Blues 17-23 NG Dragons

BBC - Fri, 2014-12-26 07:30
Gutsy Newport Gwent Dragons hold out for a Pro12 win over Cardiff Blues in dreadful conditions at Cardiff Arms Park.

VIDEO: Charity 'dippers' North Sea plunge

BBC - Fri, 2014-12-26 07:27
Hundred of people braved a dip in the North Sea off the Norfolk coast on Boxing Day to help raise money for charity.

Urgent talks call over City Link

BBC - Fri, 2014-12-26 06:59
A union demands "urgent talks" with ministers and administrators about the collapse of the UK parcel delivery service City Link.

VIDEO: Boxer Khan in Pakistan school pledge

BBC - Fri, 2014-12-26 06:56
The boxer Amir Khan has arrived in Pakistan to lend his support to the victims of the Peshawar school shooting massacre, in which 141 people, including 132 children, were killed.

Rescued seal 'needs a lot of care'

BBC - Fri, 2014-12-26 06:52
A seal found exhausted in a field miles from the sea will need "a lot of attention" before it can be released, the RSPCA say.

Silviniaco Conti in King George win

BBC - Fri, 2014-12-26 06:20
The favourite Silviniaco Conti dominates to make it back-to-back wins in the King George VI Chase at Kempton.

Brentford 2-4 Ipswich Town

BBC - Fri, 2014-12-26 06:17
Two goals from Daryl Murphy help Ipswich Town beat Brentford and move top of the Championship table.

Man dies after Boxing Day road crash

BBC - Fri, 2014-12-26 06:16
A 37-year-old man from County Fermanagh dies following a one-vehicle road crash.

VIDEO: Thai murder testimony put on hold

BBC - Fri, 2014-12-26 05:58
The trial of two men accused of murdering two British holidaymakers on the Thai island of Koh Tao has got under way, the BBC's Jonathan Head reports.

Di Maria suffers training injury

BBC - Fri, 2014-12-26 05:57
Manchester United winger Angel Di Maria suffers an injury in training, missing the Boxing Day match against Newcastle.

Ivory Coast's ex-first lady on trial

BBC - Fri, 2014-12-26 05:56
Ivory Coast's ex-first lady, Simone Gbagbo, goes on trial for her alleged role in post-election violence which killed thousands five years ago.

VIDEO: Hackers hit Xbox and PlayStation

BBC - Fri, 2014-12-26 05:49
Microsoft and Sony have been working to restore internet platforms for their Xbox and PlayStation gamers' consoles.