International News

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.

VIDEO: V Day celebration outside Bolshoi Theatre

BBC - Sat, 2015-05-09 09:15
Russians took to the streets outside the Bolshoi Theatre in Moscow to celebrate 70 years since the end of World War Two.

Leicester City 2-0 Southampton

BBC - Sat, 2015-05-09 08:13
Riyad Mahrez hits a brace as Leicester beat Southampton to make it six wins from seven and further boost their survival hopes.

Hull City 0-1 Burnley

BBC - Sat, 2015-05-09 08:08
Burnley are relegated from the Premier League after one season despite a first win in seven games, over Hull.

Dundee 0-1 Inverness CT

BBC - Sat, 2015-05-09 08:00
Inverness clinch third place in the Premiership with victory at Dens Park to guarantee European football for the first time.

NHS trust 'sorry' for cancer scare

BBC - Sat, 2015-05-09 07:40
Hospital bosses in Sussex apologise after about 850 patients were sent leaflets in error suggesting they might have cancer.

Nadal powers into Madrid Open final

BBC - Sat, 2015-05-09 07:36
Defending champion Rafael Nadal beats Tomas Berdych to book his place in Sunday's Madrid Open final.

Parade for 100 years since WW1 march

BBC - Sat, 2015-05-09 07:14
Thousands of people turn out for a parade to mark 100 years since soldiers marched through Belfast city centre before leaving for World War One.