International News

Sky ride terror after mid-air clash

BBC - Sat, 2014-12-06 08:50
This is the terrifying moment when carriages on a 60m (198ft) amusement ride in Cardiff hit each other with people on board.

Hospital suspends staff in care probe

BBC - Sat, 2014-12-06 08:35
Six nursing staff are suspended over an allegation a patient was ill-treated at a mental health unit, prompting a police investigation.

VIDEO: Mothers hold breastfeeding protest

BBC - Sat, 2014-12-06 08:34
Dozens of mothers have staged a protest outside Claridge's hotel in Mayfair in response to a mother being asked to cover herself up earlier this week,

Van crashes after M2 wrong-way drive

BBC - Sat, 2014-12-06 08:20
A van collides head-on with another vehicle after being driven the wrong way down the M2 motorway on the outskirts of north Belfast.

'Going shopping is a nightmare for me'

BBC - Sat, 2014-12-06 08:09
Disabled people on the difficulties they face going shopping

Somalia PM to resign after vote

BBC - Sat, 2014-12-06 07:57
Somalia's Prime Minister, Abdiweli Sheikh Ahmed, accepts a parliament vote asking him to resign which observers say is part of a political battle with the president.

Stoke City 3-2 Arsenal

BBC - Sat, 2014-12-06 07:52
Arsenal stage a second-half fightback but fall short at bogey team Stoke who stun them with three first-half goals.

Firm recalls irons amid safety alert

BBC - Sat, 2014-12-06 07:45
Russell Hobbs recalls 15 different models of irons after customers raised safety concerns, with the electrical manufacturer telling people to stop using to products affected.

Vietnam writer 'arrested over blog'

BBC - Sat, 2014-12-06 07:36
An award-winning Vietnamese writer is arrested, reportedly for publishing criticism of the Communist government on his blog.

O'Sullivan reaches fifth UK final

BBC - Sat, 2014-12-06 07:10
Ronnie O'Sullivan stages a superb comeback in York to beat Stuart Bingham 6-5 and reach the UK Championship final.

Egypt death sentences for Sinai raid

BBC - Sat, 2014-12-06 07:02
A court in Egypt upholds death sentences given to seven men over a 2013 attack in Sinai which left 25 policemen dead.

Sale 15-19 Saracens

BBC - Sat, 2014-12-06 06:20
Saracens battle to a narrow 19-15 European Champions Cup victory at Sale, whose hopes of advancing further end.

Newcastle United 2-1 Chelsea

BBC - Sat, 2014-12-06 06:16
Premier League leaders Chelsea suffer their first defeat of the season as a Papiss Cisse double gives Newcastle victory.

Breastfeed protest outside Claridge's

BBC - Sat, 2014-12-06 06:15
Mothers stage a mass breastfeed outside Claridge's Hotel in central London in protest against a woman being told to cover-up while feeding.

Driver and passenger die in crash

BBC - Sat, 2014-12-06 06:10
Police are appealing for witnesses after the 24-year-old driver and a 23-year-old passenger of a car die in a crash with a lorry.

Town 'in shock' after child's death

BBC - Sat, 2014-12-06 06:09
Residents of a small Clackmannanshire town speak of their shock after the violent death of a five-year-old boy.

Motherwell 0-1 Celtic

BBC - Sat, 2014-12-06 05:42
Anthony Stokes scores as Celtic claim their sixth straight league win to leave Motherwell two points off bottom.

VIDEO: Peru glaciers 'melting at alarming rate'

BBC - Sat, 2014-12-06 05:34
Experts have warned that Peru's glaciers are melting at an alarming rate, threatening the survival of an estimated 30 million people.

Cook to remain captain at World Cup

BBC - Sat, 2014-12-06 05:00
Alastair Cook will be England captain for the 2015 ICC Cricket World Cup as the 30-man squad is announced.

Dead shark found washed up on beach

BBC - Sat, 2014-12-06 04:49
A dead Mako-type mackerel shark is found washed up on a Gwynedd beach.