International News

Gay penguins on disputed book list

BBC - Mon, 2015-04-13 00:52
A picture book about two male penguins raising a baby penguin again features on a list of books to have received the most complaints from library users.

Airports report record passengers

BBC - Mon, 2015-04-13 00:51
Rival airports Heathrow and Gatwick - both vying to be the site of a new runway - report record passenger numbers for March.

Supercars crash in Beijing tunnel

BBC - Mon, 2015-04-13 00:43
A luxury Lamborghini sports car is destroyed and a Ferrari badly damaged when they crash in a tunnel under Beijing, China.

VIDEO: 'My father left and took his own life'

BBC - Mon, 2015-04-13 00:38
Suicide claims thousands of lives every year - but figures show that men are around four times more likely to kill themselves than women.

'Prosecute near-miss cyclists' call

BBC - Mon, 2015-04-13 00:30
A French rail company wants police action taken against Paris-Roubaix cyclists who raced over a level crossing as a train approached.

VIDEO: 'Spiderman' climbs Dubai tower

BBC - Mon, 2015-04-13 00:28
Alain Robert, the man known as the French "Spiderman", has successfully climbed the highest twisted tower in the world.

Jean-Marie Le Pen 'pulls out of poll'

BBC - Mon, 2015-04-13 00:15
The founder of French National Front, Jean-Marie Le Pen, says he is pulling out of regional elections amid a row with his daughter.

Election 2015: Day at-a-glance

BBC - Mon, 2015-04-13 00:14
All the key stories, quotes and newspaper headlines from the general election campaign.

Monday's gossip column

BBC - Sun, 2015-04-12 23:59
Mancini eyes Man City trio, Chelsea move for defender Miranda, West Ham want Arsenal's Jenkinson, plus more.

VIDEO: Nick Robinson: Taking another step

BBC - Sun, 2015-04-12 23:30
BBC Political Editor Nick Robinson takes another step back to reporting after his recent operation.

VIDEO: Kanye West jumps in lake during gig

BBC - Sun, 2015-04-12 23:17
Rapper Kanye West is mobbed by fans after jumping into a lake during a gig in Armenia.

VIDEO: Steve and Hacker's guide to snooker

BBC - Sun, 2015-04-12 22:54
Steve Davis and CBBC's Hacker T Dog give different interpretations of the rules before the World Snooker Championship.

MTV Movie Awards: All you need to know

BBC - Sun, 2015-04-12 22:37
Fault in Our Stars is the big winner at the MTV Movie Awards and Marvel's latest film gets a preview.

What are the most popular degree courses?

BBC - Sun, 2015-04-12 22:25
University of Bolton assistant vice-chancellor Patrick McGhee examines the shifting tastes in choice of degree subjects.

Lib Dems in energy and rail pledges

BBC - Sun, 2015-04-12 22:24
People will be able to switch energy suppliers within 24 hours under new plans set out by the Lib Dems, who are also targeting rail fares.

Election campaign focuses on NHS

BBC - Sun, 2015-04-12 22:21
Political parties campaigning across Wales on Monday will focus on childcare and the NHS.

Man, 49, is charged over crash death

BBC - Sun, 2015-04-12 21:51
A man is charged with causing death by dangerous driving following a crash in County Tyrone at the weekend.

VIDEO: Lansbury and Spacey honoured at Oliviers

BBC - Sun, 2015-04-12 21:33
Dame Angela Lansbury picked up her first Olivier award last night after a 40 year absence from the West End.

VIDEO: Masters 2015: Shots of tournament

BBC - Sun, 2015-04-12 21:27
Watch some of the best shots of the 2015 Masters, including a chip-in by Sergio Garcia and Justin Rose's recovery shot.

Support for pupils after ski death

BBC - Sun, 2015-04-12 21:21
Pupils are to be offered support following the death of a seven-year-old classmate on a family skiing holiday.