International News

Who will win the 2015 Six Nations?

BBC - Fri, 2015-03-20 04:00
The 2015 Six Nations could go down to the very last minute of the tournament - who do the experts expect to win?

Pope makes Cardinal O'Brien ruling

BBC - Fri, 2015-03-20 04:00
Pope Francis has accepted Keith O'Brien's decision to give up his rights and duties as a cardinal, BBC Scotland understands.

Facebook hoax suicide ends in arrest

BBC - Fri, 2015-03-20 03:59
A man who posted a fake suicide threat on Facebook ends up being arrested and put in a psychiatric institution for nearly three days.

Man wins £39k over IVF baby deceit

BBC - Fri, 2015-03-20 03:48
A woman who conned her former husband into believing he was the father of her IVF baby is ordered to pay £39,000 in damages.

Rapist identified by Facebook post

BBC - Fri, 2015-03-20 03:45
A rapist is handed a life sentence after he was caught when one of his victims saw his picture on Facebook.

VIDEO: Millions witness solar eclipse

BBC - Fri, 2015-03-20 03:42
Millions of people across the UK and northern Europe have been witnessed a solar eclipse, as Lisa Hampele reports.

Cloudy or clear? Eclipse 2015 on social media

BBC - Fri, 2015-03-20 03:39
Some of the internet's best jokes and memes during the eclipse

Elderly man dies after house fire

BBC - Fri, 2015-03-20 03:39
A man dies after being rescued from a fire at a house in Cardiff.

Madrid derby in Champions League

BBC - Fri, 2015-03-20 03:33
Holders Real Madrid will meet Atletico Madrid in the Champions League quarter-finals, while Barcelona face Paris St-Germain.

Court to rule on Charles letters

BBC - Fri, 2015-03-20 03:33
The UK Supreme Court is to rule next week on whether Prince Charles' letters to government should be made public.

HSBC announces board-level reshuffle

BBC - Fri, 2015-03-20 03:18
The UK's largest bank by assets, HSBC, is reshuffling its responsibilities at board level.

Clarkson alludes to 'BBC sacking'

BBC - Fri, 2015-03-20 03:17
A video emerges of Top Gear host Jeremy Clarkson saying at a charity event that he has been "sacked" by the BBC.

Bristol set for 'biggest ever' game

BBC - Fri, 2015-03-20 03:15
Bristol captain Grace McCatty says the Champions League quarter-final with Frankfurt is the biggest in the club's history.

Electrician to return Picasso works

BBC - Fri, 2015-03-20 03:12
An elderly electrician is ordered to return more than 200 pieces to Pablo Picasso's family after a court finds him guilty of possessing stolen goods.

Suicide attacks hit Yemen mosques

BBC - Fri, 2015-03-20 03:11
Suicide bombers have blown themselves up at two mosques in the centre of Yemen's capital, Sanaa, killing at least 16 people, reports say.

VIDEO: Nigel Farage: 'I was deeply shocked'

BBC - Fri, 2015-03-20 03:11
UKIP leader Nigel Farage has said he was shocked to find out about allegations of a "serious financial nature" against UKIP MEP Janice Atkinson.

Brigade fined over firefighter death

BBC - Fri, 2015-03-20 03:11
The Scottish Fire and Rescue service is fined £54,000 after admitting health and safety breaches that contributed to a firefighter's death.

Australia hold nerve to reach semis

BBC - Fri, 2015-03-20 03:09
Australia withstand a pulsating spell from Pakistan's Wahab Riaz to set up a meeting with India in the World Cup semi-finals.

Tunisia president to address nation

BBC - Fri, 2015-03-20 03:06
The president of Tunisia is to address the nation, two days after the museum attack that killed 23 people, mostly foreign tourists.

Blackpool fans to watch AFC Blackpool

BBC - Fri, 2015-03-20 03:02
Blackpool fans plan to protest against the club's owners, the Oyston family, by going to watch AFC Blackpool on Saturday instead.