International News

'Woeful' disabled facilities criticised

BBC - Sat, 2014-04-12 04:26
Britain's football leagues must redress the "woeful" lack of facilities for disabled fans, says a government minister.

Fire breaks out at city square

BBC - Sat, 2014-04-12 04:07
Dozens of firefighters deal with a blaze at an office block on St Andrew Square in the heart of Edinburgh.

Two in court over £320K drugs find

BBC - Sat, 2014-04-12 03:51
A mother-of-three and her partner appear in court in connection with the seizure of cannabis with an estimated street value of £320,000 in Dunmurry on the outskirts of west Belfast.

UK 'provokes' Argentina in Falklands

BBC - Sat, 2014-04-12 03:28
Argentina accuses Britain of provocative behaviour by planning to carry out military exercises in the Falkland Islands next week.

Historic steam locomotive moves home

BBC - Sat, 2014-04-12 03:21
A restored steam locomotive believed to be one of the last of its type has made its way from Llangollen to Carmarthen.

AUDIO: Pioneer animator Batchelor remembered

BBC - Sat, 2014-04-12 02:49
Vivien Halas tells Rebecca Jones about the life and work of her mother, the pioneering animator Joy Batchelor.

Parliament 'recipe for harassment'

BBC - Sat, 2014-04-12 02:36
A male hierarchy at Parliament is part of "a recipe for a culture in which sexual harassment can prevail", Labour's deputy leader has said.

Crufts puppy is stolen in house raid

BBC - Sat, 2014-04-12 02:34
Five dogs, including a Crufts champion worth several thousand pounds, are stolen from a house in East Yorkshire.

Vicar arrested over alleged rape

BBC - Sat, 2014-04-12 02:21
The vicar of a church in Greater Manchester is arrested on suspicion of raping a teenage girl.

Egypt gives Gaza the cold shoulder

BBC - Sat, 2014-04-12 02:17
Gazans suffering effects of Egypt's drive against Muslim Brotherhood

Iran anger over US visa refusal

BBC - Sat, 2014-04-12 02:16
Iran insists it will not replace its new envoy to the UN after the US refuses a visa to the diplomat over alleged links to the 1979 hostage crisis.

Stab victim found dead in street

BBC - Sat, 2014-04-12 02:13
A 22-year-old man is found dead in a Staffordshire street.

Abbott: 'Plane signal' rapidly fading

BBC - Sat, 2014-04-12 01:37
Signals in remote seas thought to be from the missing Malaysia Airlines flight are "rapidly fading" and finding the jet will be a "massive, massive task", Australia's PM says.

UN dilemma over 'Cinderella' technology

BBC - Sat, 2014-04-12 01:35
Why isn't plan to remove CO2 from atmosphere catching on?

CBB star facing driving charge

BBC - Sat, 2014-04-12 01:11
Singer Lee Ryan has been arrested in London over alleged driving, drug and criminal damage claims.

AUDIO: Why are tech stocks sliding?

BBC - Sat, 2014-04-12 01:08
Eileen Burbidge of Passion Capital and Alpesh Patel from Praefinium Partners analyse why there is a downturn in tech stocks.

Windfarms' 'limited' tourism impact

BBC - Sat, 2014-04-12 00:46
A new report claims onshore windfarms and pylons in Wales have a "limited" impact on the nation's tourism industry.

VIDEO: Moving a million-year-old mammoth

BBC - Fri, 2014-04-11 23:58
Archaeologists in Serbia have been moving the skeleton of a million-year-old mammoth. Guy De Launey reports.

Welsh clubs best for disabled spaces

BBC - Fri, 2014-04-11 23:48
Wales' two Premier League clubs are leading the way on providing spaces for disabled supporters at matches, figures suggest.

Pakistan baby case withdrawn

BBC - Fri, 2014-04-11 23:16
A Pakistani court withdraws the case against a nine-month-old baby who was accused of attempted murder along with 12 family members.
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