International News

Poyet's 'difficult day' over Johnson

BBC - 18 hours 40 min ago
Sunderland boss Gus Poyet describes the day in which his player Adam Johnson was arrested as one of his toughest.

20 bus services 'could be cancelled'

BBC - 18 hours 52 min ago
A union says they have seen a leaked Translink document proposing the cancellation of 20 town bus services.

India minister vows rape film probe

BBC - 19 hours 2 min ago
India's home minister promises an inquiry into how a TV crew was allowed to interview a death-row prisoner convicted over the Delhi 2012 gang rape and murder.

Prince visits elephant sanctuary

BBC - Tue, 2015-03-03 23:55
Prince William visits an elephant sanctuary on the final day of his tour of China.

Standard Chartered profits fall

BBC - Tue, 2015-03-03 23:38
UK bank Standard Chartered reports a steep fall in full-year profits after a "tough year".

Aberdeen council set to leave Cosla

BBC - Tue, 2015-03-03 23:05
Aberdeen City Council is expected to confirm that it is quitting the local government body Cosla to join a new rival group.

Ukraine mine blast 'traps dozens'

BBC - Tue, 2015-03-03 22:27
Dozens of workers are trapped underground after an explosion in a coal mine in rebel-held eastern Ukraine, reports say.

Man held over teen cyclist murder

BBC - Tue, 2015-03-03 22:05
A man is arrested on suspicion of the murder of a 15-year-old who was stabbed to death while riding a bicycle with his friends.

Welsh voters 'prefer Cameron as PM'

BBC - Tue, 2015-03-03 22:03
More Welsh voters think David Cameron would be a better prime minister than Ed Miliband, according to a new poll for BBC Wales.

Broad admits to injury 'nightmares'

BBC - Tue, 2015-03-03 21:59
England's Stuart Broad says he is yet to get over the mental scars of being hit in the face by a bouncer last year.

VIDEO: Becky Watts' parents 'devastated'

BBC - Tue, 2015-03-03 21:55
Police in Bristol discover body parts in the search for missing 16-year-old Becky Watts.

Becky murder suspects still quizzed

BBC - Tue, 2015-03-03 21:54
Police have until this afternoon to question two people suspected of murdering Bristol teenager Becky Watts.

China military budget 'to rise 10%'

BBC - Tue, 2015-03-03 21:49
China's military budget will rise by about 10% in 2015, an official says, in another double-digit increase.

Major rail development plan unveiled

BBC - Tue, 2015-03-03 21:48
A major redevelopment of Cardiff central station and plans to electrify the north Wales main line are amongst Network Rail's ambitions for the next 30 years.

Golf lake death probe is ongoing

BBC - Tue, 2015-03-03 21:47
Investigations are continuing into the death of a man after an agricultural spraying vehicle rolled into a golf course lake at Newport's Celtic Manor Resort.

Can Iraq's army dislodge Islamic State?

BBC - Tue, 2015-03-03 21:38
As the Iraqi army tries to dislodge Islamic State militants from Tikrit, Michael Knights looks at whether government troops and volunteer brigades are able take the bigger prize of Mosul.

£250m gas project to be launched

BBC - Tue, 2015-03-03 21:13
A project to connect around 40,000 homes and businesses to the gas network will be formally launched in Enniskillen, County Fermanagh, on Wednesday.

NI GPs 'could have saved £73m'

BBC - Tue, 2015-03-03 21:12
Tens of millions of pounds could have been saved if Northern Ireland GPs had prescribed lower cost drugs, according to a new report.

Firms act on disabled access exposé

BBC - Tue, 2015-03-03 21:10
Some of the UK's biggest firms begin urgent improvement schemes after a BBC London investigation exposed failures to serve disabled people.

Politicians targeted over Petrobras

BBC - Tue, 2015-03-03 20:33
Brazil's chief prosecutor seeks to investigate 54 people, including politicians, for alleged involvement in a kickback scheme at state oil firm Petrobras.