International News

VIDEO: Labour leadership candidates face questions

BBC - Sat, 2015-05-16 03:18
Prospective leaders of the Labour Party will face questions from the public at the annual conference of the think-tank Progress in London.

£4.5m free school 'not viable'

BBC - Sat, 2015-05-16 03:08
A free school built using £4.5m in public funds is "not viable" and will be taken over by a larger school, its sponsors say.

David Lynch rejoins Twin Peaks show

BBC - Sat, 2015-05-16 02:41
Film Director David Lynch announces that he will direct the sequel of the cult classic Twin Peaks after a month-long deadlock over budget concerns.

VIDEO: Mitt hits Holyfield in charity fight

BBC - Sat, 2015-05-16 02:09
Former Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney entered the ring with former heavyweight boxing champ Evander Holyfield on Friday night for a charity match.

Food tweet costs jockey Gannon £290

BBC - Sat, 2015-05-16 02:02
Cathy Gannon is fined £290 for posting a tweet complaining about the quality of food for jockeys at Newbury.

Egypt's Morsi sentenced to death

BBC - Sat, 2015-05-16 02:02
An Egyptian court sentences ousted president Mohammed Morsi to death over a mass prison break in 2011.

VIDEO: The Analyst on state of English cricket

BBC - Sat, 2015-05-16 01:54
Cricket analyst Simon Hughes answers questions sent in by users of the BBC sport website about the state of the English game.

Bodies recovered at Nepal crash site

BBC - Sat, 2015-05-16 01:50
The charred bodies of six American marines and two Nepali soldiers are recovered from the site of a US helicopter crash in Nepal, officials say.

Bryant wants Cooper as Labour leader

BBC - Sat, 2015-05-16 01:20
Labour MP for Rhondda Chris Bryant is backing Yvette Cooper in her bid to become party leader after Ed Miliband stepped down following the election.

Celtic talk to Man City's Boyata

BBC - Sat, 2015-05-16 00:50
Celtic's Ronny Deila confirms his interest in Manchester City defender Dedryck Boyata to replace Jason Denayer.

New lead in missing toddler case

BBC - Sat, 2015-05-16 00:42
Detectives searching for a toddler who went missing 24 years ago say a TV appeal has generated a possible lead.

Two critical in hospital after crash

BBC - Sat, 2015-05-16 00:38
A man and a woman in their 20s are in a critical condition in hospital following a two-car crash in south Belfast.

Pair born hours apart to marry

BBC - Sat, 2015-05-16 00:03
Childhood sweethearts, born at the same hospital just two hours apart, are set to marry later.

VIDEO: The unknown fate of desperate boat migrants

BBC - Fri, 2015-05-15 23:57
The BBC's Jonathan Head has been following the fate of one boat of migrants

VIDEO: Women in spotlight at Cannes festival

BBC - Fri, 2015-05-15 23:50
The subject of women's roles in the world of cinema has been in the spotlight at the 2015 Cannes Film Festival.

VIDEO: Hopes for new leads in Ben Needham case

BBC - Fri, 2015-05-15 23:46
The mother of missing Ben Needham has made a new appeal on Greek television over the disappearance of her son 24 years ago.

Boston in shock over Tsarnaev death penalty

BBC - Fri, 2015-05-15 23:35
The BBC's Tara McKelvey in Boston looks at the reaction to the death sentence imposed on marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev.

Nepal climber home to worried mother

BBC - Fri, 2015-05-15 23:30
A climber who survived two earthquakes in Nepal is back in Carmarthenshire after his mother begged him to come home.

Prince Harry wins NZ football match

BBC - Fri, 2015-05-15 23:24
Prince Harry scores a winning goal in the dying seconds of a football match on his final day in New Zealand.

White collar jobs call by Morgan

BBC - Fri, 2015-05-15 23:23
Wales desperately needs more people in white collar jobs, and Labour needs to learn how to appeal to them, according to former First Minister Rhodri Morgan.

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