International News

Pensioners die in separate accidents

BBC - Sun, 2014-12-14 03:21
Two pensioners are killed after being struck by vehicles in separate accidents in the west of Scotland.

Cable: Tories would destroy services

BBC - Sun, 2014-12-14 02:41
The Conservatives would "destroy public services" if they gained a majority at the next election, Lib Dem Business Secretary Vince Cable tells the BBC.

VIDEO: Russia's Christmas tree diplomacy

BBC - Sun, 2014-12-14 02:38
Russia donates a Christmas tree to the Notre Dame cathedral in France, following an appeal for help.

'Doping allegations bad as Johnson'

BBC - Sun, 2014-12-14 02:31
Lord Coe says the current doping allegations surrounding athletics could be as bad as the Ben Johnson case.

Turkey raids opposition-linked media

BBC - Sun, 2014-12-14 02:17
Turkish police raid media linked to influential opposition cleric Fethullah Gulen, making a number of arrests, reports say.

Watford stand named after Sir Elton

BBC - Sun, 2014-12-14 01:57
Sir Elton John opens a new stand at Watford football club named in his honour, describing it as "one of the greatest days of my life".

Christmas tree lights cause fire

BBC - Sun, 2014-12-14 01:51
Faulty Christmas tree lights are thought to be the cause of a serious house fire which led to three people being rescued.

Woman is killed in city house fire

BBC - Sun, 2014-12-14 01:35
A woman dies in a house fire in the Kings Heath area of Birmingham.

Pensioners robbed by men with hammer

BBC - Sun, 2014-12-14 01:31
Two pensioners are robbed of jewellery during a burglary in Dunmurry, on the outskirts of Belfast.

VIDEO: Air to ground wingsuit 'high five'

BBC - Sun, 2014-12-14 01:09
A wingsuit pilot has completed what is being claimed as the world's first air to ground "high five" in Chamonix, in France.

Plaid's Llwyd would back Labour deal

BBC - Sun, 2014-12-14 00:50
"A lot of good" could be done for Wales if Plaid Cymru did a deal with Labour in the event of a hung parliament, Plaid's Westminster leader tells BBC Wales.

'Nut rage' woman visits air stewards

BBC - Sun, 2014-12-14 00:37
The former Korean Air executive who delayed a plane over how she was served nuts tries to apologise in person to the airline staff involved.

More time to quiz pub murder suspect

BBC - Sun, 2014-12-14 00:17
Police are given more time to quiz a suspect held after a roof stand-off following the death of a man at a Holyhead pub.

£40m project 'on hold' over gas link

BBC - Sun, 2014-12-14 00:10
A £40m investment is on hold because of delays in getting gas infrastructure to the west of Northern Ireland, a leading businessman has said

VIDEO: Youth teams mark WWI truce match

BBC - Sat, 2014-12-13 23:50
A special youth football tournament is held in Flanders as part of the centenary commemorations of the First World War.

Haiti's PM resigns after protests

BBC - Sat, 2014-12-13 23:36
Haiti's Prime Minister Laurent Lamothe resigns, in the wake of violent anti-government protests over delayed elections.

No guarantee for Cook - Moores

BBC - Sat, 2014-12-13 23:31
England coach Peter Moores says there is no "guarantee" of Alastair Cook being captain at the World Cup next year.

VIDEO: Prince George photographs released

BBC - Sat, 2014-12-13 23:18
Three official photographs of Prince George are released by the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge as a thank you to the media for not publishing paparazzi pictures of him.

Bond film script stolen by hackers

BBC - Sat, 2014-12-13 22:54
Producers of Spectre, the new James Bond film, say they are worried an early version of the script may be published online after it was stolen.

Climate deal reached in Lima talks

BBC - Sat, 2014-12-13 21:49
United Nations members have reached an agreement to tackle climate change after negotiations ran into the weekend in Peru's capital.