International News

My record means nothing - Pulis

BBC - Fri, 2015-01-02 06:48
New West Brom boss Tony Pulis says his record of never being relegated does not guarantee the club's Premier League survival.

Presley's private jets up for sale

BBC - Fri, 2015-01-02 06:43
Two private planes owned by Elvis Presley - the Lisa Marie and Hound Dog II - are going up for auction.

AirAsia sea search finds more bodies

BBC - Fri, 2015-01-02 06:31
More bodies are recovered from the Java Sea after the AirAsia flight QZ8501 crash, bringing the total found so far to 30, rescue officials say.

Prince Andrew named in US sex lawsuit

BBC - Fri, 2015-01-02 06:21
"Suggestion of impropriety with minors untrue," says Buckingham Palace after Prince Andrew named in US sex lawsuit

Tories 'fire election starting gun'

BBC - Fri, 2015-01-02 06:19
The Conservatives say they are "firing the starting gun" for May's general election after launching their first campaign poster, as Labour claims it is in the "centre ground" of politics.

Murray eases past Nadal in Abu Dhabi

BBC - Fri, 2015-01-02 06:07
Andy Murray coasts to a 6-2 6-0 victory over world number three Rafael Nadal in the Mubadala World Tennis Championship.

VIDEO: Ancient coin hoard found in field

BBC - Fri, 2015-01-02 05:56
Metal detector enthusiasts in Buckinghamshire have uncovered what is thought to be one of biggest hoards of ancient coins ever found in Britain.

VIDEO: Twitter comic cleans striker's boots

BBC - Fri, 2015-01-02 05:41
Comedian Paddy McGuinness keeps his Twitter promise to clean Emile Heskey's boots.

Men-only relationship classes mooted

BBC - Fri, 2015-01-02 05:40
Fathers could be offered men-only relationship classes to encourage them to stay involved with their children under a government pilot scheme.

VIDEO: Seven left shaken after gun attack

BBC - Fri, 2015-01-02 05:21
Seven members of a family, aged between 18 and 53, are left shaken after a gun attack at a house in Omagh, County Tyrone.

What are the Conservatives' prospects for 2015?

BBC - Fri, 2015-01-02 05:13
The Conservatives' prospects for 2015, after an up and down 2014

McGuinness scrubs Heskey's boots

BBC - Fri, 2015-01-02 05:09
Comedian Paddy McGuinness keeps his promise to clean Emile Heskey's boots after the striker scored during his first game for Bolton Wanderers.

Draghi comments send euro lower

BBC - Fri, 2015-01-02 05:08
The value of the euro has fallen to its lowest level since the middle of 2010, following comments from Mario Draghi, the President of the European Central Bank.

Paris funeral for naturism founder

BBC - Fri, 2015-01-02 05:04
The funeral of Christiane Lecocq, one of the founder members of the world's naturism or nudism movement, takes place in Paris.

VIDEO: Italian navy boards migrant ship

BBC - Fri, 2015-01-02 05:04
The Italian coastguard has taken control of a merchant ship carrying more than 400 migrants that is adrift in the Mediterranean without any crew on board.

VIDEO: General election campaigning begins

BBC - Fri, 2015-01-02 04:46
It is only the second day of the new year but already the starting gun has already been fired in the campaign to woo voters ahead of the general election.

'Significant fire' closes main road

BBC - Fri, 2015-01-02 04:43
One of the main roads leading into Port Talbot is closed while crews deal with a "significant fire" in a Chinese takeaway.

VIDEO: Inside China's Xinjiang province

BBC - Fri, 2015-01-02 04:36
The BBC's Carrie Gracie visits China's Xinjiang province, home to China's predominantly Muslim Uighurs, viewed by authorities as a "terrorist" threat.

The hazards of pursuing happiness

BBC - Fri, 2015-01-02 04:30
Does the pursuit of happiness make everyone miserable?

10 things we didn't know last week

BBC - Fri, 2015-01-02 04:30
Breaking Bad is the show people most often lie about having watched, and more nuggets.