International News

El Salvador gangs re-launch truce

BBC - Sat, 2014-08-30 11:45
Leaders of five of El Salvador's powerful gangs say they will stop attacking police and military in a bid to re-launch a gang truce agreed two years ago.

US TV host found murdered at home

BBC - Sat, 2014-08-30 11:14
A US television host and former Suffolk dance school teacher was shot dead by his son-in-law at his home in Louisiana, local police say.

Cook defends England's ODI approach

BBC - Sat, 2014-08-30 11:01
England captain Alastair Cook defends his team's tactics after a second successive heavy defeat in the one-day series with India.

The questions Van Gaal must answer

BBC - Sat, 2014-08-30 09:28
With two days to go until the transfer window closes, Manchester United boss Louis van Gaal has plenty to ponder, says Phil McNulty.

Hundreds join Nato protest march

BBC - Sat, 2014-08-30 09:27
About 600 people take part in a protest march in Newport ahead of the Nato summit being held in the city.

Family in sea search for missing boy

BBC - Sat, 2014-08-30 09:07
Family members join police in search for missing Isaac Nash, 12, who was swept into the sea off Anglesey while on holiday.

PSNI: Car attacks were hate crimes

BBC - Sat, 2014-08-30 08:58
Police say they are treating an arson attack on two cars in Dunmurry as a hate crime.

VIDEO: Police trial Bond-style tracking darts

BBC - Sat, 2014-08-30 08:23
A GPS tracking device being deployed by police in Florida enables officers to follow a vehicle without the need for a potentially dangerous high-speed pursuit.

Man charged over Galloway assault

BBC - Sat, 2014-08-30 07:40
A man is charged with religiously-aggravated assault after MP George Galloway was attacked in a west London street.

Lesotho PM flees 'military coup'

BBC - Sat, 2014-08-30 06:53
Lesotho's prime minister crosses into South Africa, accusing Lesotho's army of staging a coup and telling the BBC his life is in danger.

Man arrested over votes 'for sale'

BBC - Sat, 2014-08-30 06:47
A man is arrested after votes for the independence referendum were listed on internet auction site eBay.

Egypt Brotherhood death sentence cut

BBC - Sat, 2014-08-30 06:34
The head of Egypt's Muslim Brotherhood has one death sentence commuted to life in prison, but still faces another death penalty.

Gold-diggers find treasure on beach

BBC - Sat, 2014-08-30 06:30
Three people have become the first confirmed diggers to find 24-carat gold treasure buried on a beach in Kent.

Iran anger over new US sanctions

BBC - Sat, 2014-08-30 06:20
Iran's President Hassan Rouhani criticises new US sanctions, saying they will harm negotiations over his country's nuclear programme.

VIDEO: Rescuers free Nicaraguan miners

BBC - Sat, 2014-08-30 05:16
Most of 24 gold miners trapped underground in northern Nicaragua since Thursday have been rescued, officials say.

Boy killed in crash in family's car

BBC - Sat, 2014-08-30 04:30
A seven-year-old boy dies and four members of his family are seriously injured when their car is in collision with a lorry in Kent.

Arson attack 'was murder attempt'

BBC - Sat, 2014-08-30 04:17
A man whose house was deliberately set on fire says the attack was "attempted murder".

China warns of Hong Kong 'meddling'

BBC - Sat, 2014-08-30 02:35
China warns foreign countries against "meddling" in Hong Kong's politics ahead of a crucial announcement on the territory's election process.

VIDEO: Peter Kay lights up Blackpool

BBC - Sat, 2014-08-30 01:32
Comedian Peter Kay hosted the big switch-on of the Blackpool Illuminations

AUDIO: Should you recline your plane seat?

BBC - Sat, 2014-08-30 01:11
The use of gadgets to prevent passengers putting their seat back has lead to mid-air arguments, should airlines allow them to go back at all?

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