International News

Russians 'will not cave in' to West

BBC - Sat, 2014-12-20 04:22
Russia says it will not "cave in" to pressure, following a fresh set of US, EU and Canada sanctions over the conflict in Ukraine.

Man remanded over stabbing death

BBC - Sat, 2014-12-20 04:12
A man is remanded in custody over the murder of a woman stabbed to death in a north-west London street.

VIDEO: Shoppers get set for 'Panic Saturday'

BBC - Sat, 2014-12-20 04:11
£1.2bn is expected to be spent by UK shoppers on the last Saturday before Christmas, with researchers calling it "Panic Saturday".

Teenager named in Chelmsford murder

BBC - Sat, 2014-12-20 04:08
A 17-year-old is charged with murder following the fatal stabbing of a teenager in a Chelmsford park named by police as Ashley Woolley.

Pakistan forces 'kill five Taliban'

BBC - Sat, 2014-12-20 04:06
Pakistan army kills five militants in northwest as security is tightened against possible Taliban reprisals for prisoner executions, officials say.

Council ready for extreme weather

BBC - Sat, 2014-12-20 04:06
Residents in Ceredigion are told that council officials are ready for any extreme weather this winter.

Madonna releases songs after leak

BBC - Sat, 2014-12-20 03:37
The singer surprises fans by releasing six tracks from her new album early after songs were leaked online.

Jobs go as Pelamis sale bid fails

BBC - Sat, 2014-12-20 03:19
The remaining staff at a collapsed wave power company are to lose their jobs after no buyer was found for the business.

'Progress made' to keep 24-hour A&E

BBC - Sat, 2014-12-20 02:53
The health board for a west Wales hospital says 'good progress' is being made towards keeping 24-hour A&E cover.

Meet ice hockey’s 'Roman Abramovich'

BBC - Sat, 2014-12-20 02:51
How a multi-millionaire "hockey geek" who looked after the players’ sticks as a boy returned to revive a club’s fortunes.

Driver arrested after man is injured

BBC - Sat, 2014-12-20 02:42
Police arrest driver on suspicion of causing serious injury by dangerous driving on the A472 between Pontypool and Hafodyrynys.

VIDEO: Kashmir widows on living in conflict

BBC - Sat, 2014-12-20 02:35
As polling concludes in Indian-administered Kashmir, the BBC's Shalu Yadav meets war widows on opposite sides of the long-standing conflict.

Ballance in England World Cup squad

BBC - Sat, 2014-12-20 02:29
Gary Ballance is recalled to England's one-day squad for next month's tri-series in Australia and the World Cup.

N Korea seeks joint Sony hack probe

BBC - Sat, 2014-12-20 02:23
North Korea urges a joint inquiry with the US into a cyber-attack on Sony that led to the studio cancelling the release of the film The Interview.

£1.2bn spree on 'Panic Saturday'

BBC - Sat, 2014-12-20 02:18
UK shoppers are expected to spend a record £1.2bn on what researchers are calling "Panic Saturday".

VIDEO: Jools Holland on hosting 'huge party'

BBC - Sat, 2014-12-20 02:14
Jools Holland speaks to BBC Breakfast about his annual New Year's Eve show, Hootenanny.

Hart still UK's most desirable place

BBC - Sat, 2014-12-20 02:07
The most desirable place to live in the UK is named as Hart in Hampshire where residents are found to be the healthiest and live the longest.

VIDEO: 'Santas' join torch-lit hunt in woods

BBC - Sat, 2014-12-20 02:03
Mike Bushell joins a group of social runners in the woods.

Britain's Deas wins World Cup silver

BBC - Sat, 2014-12-20 01:43
Great Britain's Laura Deas claims silver in the World Cup skeleton after two outstanding runs in Calgary.

Tory MEP Philip Bradbourn dies

BBC - Sat, 2014-12-20 01:32
Philip Bradbourn, a Conservative MEP for the West Midlands, has died, the party announces.