International News

VIDEO: Scottish Labour leader loses seat

BBC - Thu, 2015-05-07 19:07
Scottish Labour leader Jim Murphy loses his East Renfrewshire seat to the SNP but vows: "The fight back starts tomorrow."

UKIP expecting 'more than two seats'

BBC - Thu, 2015-05-07 18:59
UKIP deputy leader Paul Nuttall says his party will win more than two seats, as sources suggest Nigel Farage could fail to take Thanet South.

Police car explosion outside count

BBC - Thu, 2015-05-07 18:55
An explosion in a police car outside an election count in Leicestershire is being investigated.

Lib Dems results 'very disappointing'

BBC - Thu, 2015-05-07 18:39
Liberal Democrat results are "clearly very disappointing", a spokesman says as election forecasts predict the party could lose 47 seats.

Canada releases ex-Guantanamo inmate

BBC - Thu, 2015-05-07 18:37
A Canadian court releases on bail an ex-Guantanamo Bay detainee after refusing a final effort by the government to keep him imprisoned.

VIDEO: SNP gains 'could break swingometer'

BBC - Thu, 2015-05-07 18:27
A huge number of votes for the Scottish Nationalists over Labour leads to some historic voting swings in formerly solid Labour constituencies.

US to investigate Baltimore police

BBC - Thu, 2015-05-07 18:16
The US justice department is to investigate Baltimore's police for routine bias or excessive force after the death of Freddie Gray, US media say.

VIDEO: Douglas Alexander loses seat

BBC - Thu, 2015-05-07 17:55
Labour's Douglas Alexander loses his seat to SNP's Mhairi Black, a 20-year-old politics student at Glasgow University.

VIDEO: Tories win first key battleground

BBC - Thu, 2015-05-07 17:50
The Conservative Party have increased their majority of the vote in the marginal constituency of Nuneaton.

SNP on course for Scottish landslide

BBC - Thu, 2015-05-07 17:38
The SNP wins its first seats as the party appears to be on course for a landslide general election victory in Scotland.

VIDEO: Sturgeon: 'Very good night for the SNP'

BBC - Thu, 2015-05-07 17:30
SNP leader Nicola Sturgeon says the indications are that it will be "a very very good night for the SNP".