International News

Political battles, X Factor 'war' - front pages

BBC - Sat, 2014-12-06 14:16
Sunday's broadsheets describe "war" between a host of characters in Westminster's corridors of power, while the tabloids describe much the same on reality TV.

Putin 'has hope' for Ukraine truce

BBC - Sat, 2014-12-06 14:07
Russia's Vladimir Putin says he hopes a permanent ceasefire will soon be agreed in Ukraine, after Moscow talks with French counterpart Francois Hollande.

VIDEO: Police investigate Cosby allegations

BBC - Sat, 2014-12-06 14:02
Police in Los Angeles are investigating claims by a woman that Bill Cosby molested her when she was a teenager.

World Cup gold for Doull & Christian

BBC - Sat, 2014-12-06 13:46
Great Britain's Owain Doull and Mark Christian claim gold on day two of the UCI Track Cycling World Cup in London.

Violence erupts at Greece protests

BBC - Sat, 2014-12-06 12:53
Protesters in the Greek capital Athens throw rocks and petrol bombs, at a rally marking six years since police killed an unarmed teenager.

Real Madrid 3-0 Celta de Vigo

BBC - Sat, 2014-12-06 12:36
Cristiano Ronaldo sets two personal milestones as he leads Real Madrid to a record-equalling 18th-straight win at the Bernabeu.

Salmond to stand for UK parliament

BBC - Sat, 2014-12-06 12:21
Former SNP leader Alex Salmond is to stand for a seat at Westminster at next May's General Election, the BBC understands.

Arsenal defence 'too soft' - Wenger

BBC - Sat, 2014-12-06 11:30
Arsenal's defence was "too soft" to cope with Stoke during their 3-2 defeat at the Britannia Stadium.

McCartney recalls Lennon death shock

BBC - Sat, 2014-12-06 11:16
Sir Paul McCartney has recalled the "horrific" moment when he learned of the murder of his former Beatles bandmate John Lennon.

Trafficking victims 'sold a dream'

BBC - Sat, 2014-12-06 10:55
Young people in Africa are being "sold the dream" of living in the UK only to be trafficked into slavery, the Archbishop of Westminster says.

Mourinho unhappy at time-wasting

BBC - Sat, 2014-12-06 10:49
Boss Jose Mourinho complains about Newcastle ball boys and fans time-wasting after Chelsea's first defeat of the season.

Manchester City 1-0 Everton

BBC - Sat, 2014-12-06 10:42
Manchester City move to within three points of Premier League leaders Chelsea after a narrow victory over Everton.

Munster 9-16 Clermont Auvergne

BBC - Sat, 2014-12-06 10:31
Munster are beaten by Clermont Auvergne at Thomond Park to leave Pool One of the European Champions Cup exceptionally tight.

Mugabe's wife wins top Zimbabwe post

BBC - Sat, 2014-12-06 10:01
Zimbabwe leader Robert Mugabe's wife Grace becomes head of the ruling party's women's wing, amid speculation she might succeed him.

England draw France in World Cup

BBC - Sat, 2014-12-06 09:07
England will play France, Colombia and Mexico in Group F at the 2015 Fifa Women's World Cup in Canada.

Injured Aguero leaves pitch in tears

BBC - Sat, 2014-12-06 09:04
Sergio Aguero leaves the pitch in tears after suffering a knee injury in the opening minutes against Everton.

Orion: Uncertainty ahead for new US spaceship

BBC - Sat, 2014-12-06 08:54
The distant - very distant - prospects of a landing on Mars

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,