International News

Draw costly to title hope - Van Gaal

BBC - Sat, 2014-12-20 10:45
Manchester United manager Louis van Gaal says beating teams like Aston Villa is a necessity to win the Premier League.

Woman found murdered in Gateshead

BBC - Sat, 2014-12-20 10:26
Police name a man they want to speak to in connection with the murder of a 42-year-old woman in Gateshead.

'Allahu Akbar' attacker shot in France

BBC - Sat, 2014-12-20 09:42
A man is shot dead at a police station in central France after injuring three policemen with a knife whilst shouting "Allahu Akbar!" ("God is great!").

Hartlepool boss want to sign Evans

BBC - Sat, 2014-12-20 09:28
New Hartlepool manager Ronnie Moore announces he would like to sign convicted rapist Ched Evans.

First UK reservists join Ebola fight

BBC - Sat, 2014-12-20 09:17
The first British army reservists along with 100 regular soldiers head to Sierra Leone to help the battle against Ebola in the West African state.

VIDEO: Estate kept as affordable housing

BBC - Sat, 2014-12-20 08:48
People living on an estate in Hoxton, east London, have said they are overjoyed its future for them has been saved.

VIDEO: Gay Asian support group created

BBC - Sat, 2014-12-20 08:22
A support group is set up in memory of Dr Naz Mahmood - an Asian doctor who took his own life days after telling his family he was gay.

VIDEO: Month-old cheetahs 'doing well'

BBC - Sat, 2014-12-20 08:19
Four cheetah cubs born at Prague zoo in November are doing well, according to keepers.

West Ham United 2-0 Leicester City

BBC - Sat, 2014-12-20 08:14
West Ham remain in the top four after beating struggling Leicester City who are without a win in 12 matches.

Cuba 'will stay on' communist path

BBC - Sat, 2014-12-20 08:13
Cuban President Raul Castro hails a recent move to normalise relations with the US, but stresses that Havana will not change its political system.

Man threatened pair with a knife

BBC - Sat, 2014-12-20 08:06
Police appeal for information to trace a man who is believed to have threatened pair with a knife at a railway station.

PCs sacked over obscene images

BBC - Sat, 2014-12-20 07:57
Two officers from Scotland Yard's Diplomatic Protection are sacked for sending obscene images from their mobile phones.

Queens Park Rangers 3-2 West Bromwich Albion

BBC - Sat, 2014-12-20 07:54
Charlie Austin helps Queens Park Rangers climb out of the bottom three with a hat-trick as his side came from 2-0 down to beat West Bromwich Albion.

NI ministers engage in Cameron call

BBC - Sat, 2014-12-20 07:53
The Northern Ireland first minister and deputy first minister hold a conference call with the prime minister on Saturday.

Women's World Cup prize money lift

BBC - Sat, 2014-12-20 07:27
Prize money for next year's Fifa Women's World Cup in Canada is set for a big increase with the winners earning nearly £1.3m.

Salmond calls for English referendum

BBC - Sat, 2014-12-20 07:14
Alex Salmond calls for England to hold a "peasants' revolt type referendum" on its own constitutional future.

VIDEO: Cyclist survives fall under lorry

BBC - Sat, 2014-12-20 06:55
A cyclist in China avoids serious injury after being knocked off his bike by a truck at a busy junction.

The Irishman who is England captain

BBC - Sat, 2014-12-20 06:30
The Irishman who is England's new one-day captain

VIDEO: Hereford United fans plan new club

BBC - Sat, 2014-12-20 06:28
Hereford United fans plan to form a new club after it was wound up at the High Court in London for failing to pay off its debts.

Lockerbie bomber's guilt reaffirmed

BBC - Sat, 2014-12-20 06:28
Scotland's top prosecutor reaffirms his belief that Abdelbaset al-Megrahi is guilty of killing 270 people in the Lockerbie bombing.