International News

Gove moves to justice in reshuffle

BBC - Sat, 2015-05-09 13:49
David Cameron is set to make Michael Gove the justice secretary and Chris Grayling leader of the Commons in his new Conservative government.

VIDEO: Moscow: Fireworks at V Day celebrations

BBC - Sat, 2015-05-09 13:44
Moscow celebrates the World War Two victory anniversary with a grand concert and fireworks in the evening.

Former Turkish President Evren dies

BBC - Sat, 2015-05-09 13:37
General Kenan Evren, the leader of Turkey's 1980 military coup and then president of the country, has died at the age of 97.

Whitehall protest police arrest 17

BBC - Sat, 2015-05-09 13:29
Seventeen people have been arrested in an unplanned protest outside Downing Street following the Conservatives' election victory, the Met police say.

ECB should 'hang heads in shame'

BBC - Sat, 2015-05-09 13:22
Ex-England captain Alec Stewart says the ECB should "hang their heads in shame" over the sacking of coach Peter Moores.

'Grandstand end' to relegation fight

BBC - Sat, 2015-05-09 13:22
Burnley down, "disaster" for Hull, but hope for others after another thrilling day in the Premier League's "edgy" relegation battle.

China firm on mass holiday to France

BBC - Sat, 2015-05-09 13:18
A Chinese company has paid for 6,400 of its employees to go on holiday to France for four days.

Ennis-Hill still has star appeal

BBC - Sat, 2015-05-09 13:10
Thousands of fans turn up to watch Olympic champion Jessica Ennis-Hill make her comeback after nearly two years out.

Yemenis 'struggle to flee' strikes

BBC - Sat, 2015-05-09 12:34
Civilians in the north of Yemen are struggling to flee stepped up air strikes by the Saudi-led coalition targeting Houthi rebels, aid agencies say.

Barcelona 2-0 Real Sociedad

BBC - Sat, 2015-05-09 12:09
Pedro scores a fantastic bicycle kick as Barcelona beat David Moyes's Real Sociedad to move to within one win of the title.

VIDEO: Diplomats who survived helicopter crash

BBC - Sat, 2015-05-09 11:52
Two foreign envoys who survived the helicopter crash spoke to the BBC about the fatal incident.

Crystal Palace 1-2 Manchester United

BBC - Sat, 2015-05-09 10:52
Juan Mata and Marouane Fellaini score as Manchester United strengthen their grip on fourth place by beating Crystal Palace.

Troops deployed in Peruvian mine

BBC - Sat, 2015-05-09 10:31
Peruvian soldiers are deployed near the Tia Maria copper mine project following the deaths of a protester and a policeman.

VIDEO: Liberation Day remembered in Jersey

BBC - Sat, 2015-05-09 10:29
Thousands of people turned out for one of the biggest Liberation Day events to date in Jersey.

Macedonia police fight 'terrorists'

BBC - Sat, 2015-05-09 10:21
Police in Macedonia are fighting a heavily-armed group from an unidentified neighbouring state, say officials.

Labour leadership search begins

BBC - Sat, 2015-05-09 09:58
Senior Labour MPs take soundings as the party begins its search for a new leader to replace Ed Miliband following the Conservatives' election victory.

Pole vital for title bid - Rosberg

BBC - Sat, 2015-05-09 09:40
Nico Rosberg says beating Lewis Hamilton to pole position for the Spanish GP is important for his title challenge.

UK student killed in Nepal earthquake

BBC - Sat, 2015-05-09 09:39
Tributes are paid to British backpacker Matthew Carapiet by his family as they confirm he was killed in the Nepal earthquake.

Indonesia frees political prisoners

BBC - Sat, 2015-05-09 09:30
Indonesian President Joko Widodo orders the release of five political prisoners in restive Papua province and lifts travel restrictions on foreign journalists.

Dominant Kvitova wins Madrid Open

BBC - Sat, 2015-05-09 09:15
Petra Kvitova blends power and precision to crush Svetlana Kuznetsova 6-1 6-2 in the Madrid Open final.