International News

VIDEO: Conservative plans to curb strikes

BBC - Sat, 2015-01-10 03:41
The Conservatives say they will change the law to make it more difficult for unions to call strikes involving key public services if they win this year's general election.

Sterling suns himself in Jamaica

BBC - Sat, 2015-01-10 03:32
Raheem Sterling will miss Saturday's game at Sunderland as he soaks up the sun on a mid-season break in Jamaica.

GPs offer extra weekend appointments

BBC - Sat, 2015-01-10 03:27
An extra 360 GP appointments are made available across an area of West Sussex to alleviate the pressure on A&E departments.

Three men remanded on murder charge

BBC - Sat, 2015-01-10 02:55
Three men are remanded in custody charged with the murder of a man in east Belfast at Christmas time.

Woman struck by car 'critical'

BBC - Sat, 2015-01-10 02:51
A 49-year-old woman is in a critical condition after being hit by a car as she crossed a road in Livingston.

VIDEO: Supermarket siege end 'very shocking'

BBC - Sat, 2015-01-10 01:55
An eyewitness to the storming of a a supermarket in eastern Paris, Alexis, describes the moment a hostage fled and police started firing.

Derelict building walls collapse

BBC - Sat, 2015-01-10 01:52
Walls on a row of derelict buildings in west Belfast have collapsed in strong overnight winds.

Cilic withdraws from Australian Open

BBC - Sat, 2015-01-10 01:47
US Open champion Marin Cilic of Croatia withdraws from this month's Australian Open with a shoulder injury.

Federer one away from 1,000th win

BBC - Sat, 2015-01-10 01:08
Roger Federer moves to within one win of his 1,000th career victory as he reaches the Brisbane International final.

Thousands remain without power

BBC - Sat, 2015-01-10 00:56
Thousands of homes remain without power following the storms that battered Scotland on Friday.

SpaceX launches on rocket experiment

BBC - Sat, 2015-01-10 00:49
US company SpaceX has begun an experiment to bring part of its Falcon rocket down to a soft landing on a floating sea platform.

Prince Ali wants 10-year reform plan

BBC - Sat, 2015-01-10 00:30
Fifa presidential candidate Prince Ali says he wants to implement a 10-year programme to reform football's governing body if he is elected.

The fan with his own 'Shed End'

BBC - Sat, 2015-01-10 00:23
Meet Eastend Shedman - the Bristol City supporter who is able to watch his team for free this season from the roof of his garden shed.

Death drugs 'may still be out there'

BBC - Sat, 2015-01-10 00:21
Illegal drugs containing a substance believed to be responsible for four deaths may still be in circulation, police warn.

VIDEO: Your CV: Catching an employer's eye

BBC - Sat, 2015-01-10 00:14
As a new year might spell a new job search for some people, the BBC's Kevin Peachey looks at the advice available for getting a potential employer's attention.

Gales cause damage and disruption

BBC - Sat, 2015-01-10 00:09
Gales continue to batter Wales causing damage and disruption to travel and power supplies with a large number of trees blown over.

VIDEO: The darker side of Steve Carrell

BBC - Fri, 2015-01-09 23:48
For someone once described as America's funniest man, the actor Steve Carell has taken on a dark and disturbing role for his latest movie.

VIDEO: Storm causes Scotland power cuts

BBC - Fri, 2015-01-09 23:35
Engineers in Scotland are working to restore electricity to tens of thousands of homes, after a powerful storm caused widespread disruption.

VIDEO: Over 100 vehicles in Michigan pile-up

BBC - Fri, 2015-01-09 23:30
A Canadian truck driver was killed and 23 other people were injured after a pile-up of more than 100 vehicles on a major road in the United States.

Cardiff City to play in blue again

BBC - Fri, 2015-01-09 23:17
Cardiff City players will wear their blue strip at a home match for the first time since 2012 after the club's owner agreed to change the colour back from red.