International News

Robert Durst: A life of violence

BBC - Mon, 2015-03-16 05:10
Robert Durst's arrest for murder brings into focus a life punctuated by sometimes horrific, sometimes bizarre, incidents.

VIDEO: 'Nostalgic atmosphere' in Crimea

BBC - Mon, 2015-03-16 05:09
Thousands of people in Crimea are celebrating the anniversary of the Russian annexation that took place last spring.

People 'urged man to jump to death'

BBC - Mon, 2015-03-16 05:00
Police condemn onlookers who shouted "Jump!" to a man they were trying to talk down from a tall building.

Burundi politician's wife shot

BBC - Mon, 2015-03-16 04:49
The wife of Burundi opposition politician Agathon Rwasa has been shot and wounded in the capital amid rising tensions ahead of elections.

BBC Clarkson investigation under way

BBC - Mon, 2015-03-16 04:47
The internal BBC investigation into Top Gear host Jeremy Clarkson's suspension from the programme gets under way.

Ebola: Seventh Brit sent home

BBC - Mon, 2015-03-16 04:44
A further UK healthcare worker has been flown back to the UK after suspected contact with Ebola.

Man jailed for brick-smash murder

BBC - Mon, 2015-03-16 04:43
A law degree drop-out is jailed for life for battering a stranger's head with a brick while high on a synthetic drug.

Vanuatu cyclone: Devastation mapped

BBC - Mon, 2015-03-16 04:43
The devastation Cyclone Pam caused in Vanuatu

Day in pictures: 16 March 2015

BBC - Mon, 2015-03-16 04:39
Images from around the world: 16 March

The perils of feeding bread to ducks

BBC - Mon, 2015-03-16 04:27
The unexpected perils of feeding bread to ducks

Silk Road staffer pleads guilty

BBC - Mon, 2015-03-16 04:25
An Australian man who worked for the Silk Road pleads guilty to charges of drug trafficking and money laundering in the US

Blair role 'set to be reconfigured'

BBC - Mon, 2015-03-16 04:19
Tony Blair may get a new role in the Middle East amid question about his current job as a peace envoy in the region.

In-form Bale shuts out noises off

BBC - Mon, 2015-03-16 04:17
Gareth Bale responds to criticism of his Real Madrid form by covering his ears as he celebrates scoring against Levante.

Dolce and Gabbana say 'Boycott Elton John'

BBC - Mon, 2015-03-16 04:14
Fashion designer's attempt to fight back

VIDEO: Putin back in front of the cameras

BBC - Mon, 2015-03-16 04:09
President Vladimir Putin appears in public for the first time in 10 days - an absence which fuelled intense speculation about his health.

Adams' US meeting not going ahead

BBC - Mon, 2015-03-16 04:07
A planned meeting between Gerry Adams and a high level US State Department official in Washington this week will not now happen, the BBC has learned.

Cherries' Ritchie gets Scotland call

BBC - Mon, 2015-03-16 04:04
Bournemouth's Matt Ritchie receives his first call up to the Scotland squad as they face Northern Ireland and Gibraltar.

Iggy Pop to join 6 Music roster

BBC - Mon, 2015-03-16 04:03
US garage punk legend Iggy Pop is to host a new weekly show on BBC 6 Music after a successful stint on the station last year.

Final appeals before Israel election

BBC - Mon, 2015-03-16 03:54
Rival party leaders in Israel are making their final appeals to voters on the last day of campaigning ahead of Tuesday's keenly contested elections.

UKIP but not Greens 'are major party'

BBC - Mon, 2015-03-16 03:46
The UK Independence Party has been added to the list of parties entitled to at least two party election broadcasts, regulator Ofcom announces.