National / International News

VIDEO: Cameron's football 'brain fade'

BBC - Sat, 2015-04-25 02:40
David Cameron makes a slip up in a speech on diversity, saying he is a West Ham supporter, when he is actually an Aston Villa fan.

Queen marks Gallipoli centenary

BBC - Sat, 2015-04-25 02:38
The Queen attends UK ceremonies marking the centenary of the WW1 Gallipoli landings, after dawn services are held in Britain, Turkey, Australia and New Zealand.

Why Nepal is so vulnerable to quakes

BBC - Sat, 2015-04-25 02:36
The Magnitude 7.8 Nepal earthquake has occurred in what is one of the most seismically active regions in the world.

VIDEO: Quake 'felt across entire region'

BBC - Sat, 2015-04-25 01:59
A powerful earthquake has rocked central Nepal, causing extensive damage to buildings and dozens of injuries, according to eyewitnesses.

Body found in murder probe was woman

BBC - Sat, 2015-04-25 01:39
Police investigating a murder in Pontypridd confirm that a body found was that of a woman who had been reported missing.

Minute's silence marks Bradford fire

BBC - Sat, 2015-04-25 01:35
A minute's silence will be held before all Premier and Football league matches later to mark the 30th anniversary of the Bradford City fire.

Invisible For Generations, 'Hidden Armenians' Emerge In Turkey

NPR News - Sat, 2015-04-25 01:20

Many Armenian Christians were slaughtered by the Ottomans a century ago, but some survivors were taken in by Muslim families. A growing number are now reclaiming their Armenian heritage.

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Invisible For Generations, 'Hidden Armenians' Emerge In Turkey

NPR News - Sat, 2015-04-25 01:20

Many Armenian Christians were slaughtered by the Ottomans a century ago, but some survivors were taken in by Muslim families. A growing number are now reclaiming their Armenian heritage.

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First black or Asian PM 'to be Tory'

BBC - Sat, 2015-04-25 01:13
The first black or Asian prime minister will be Conservative, David Cameron says, in a speech on opportunities for ethnic minority Britons.

Cocaine found after boat boarded

BBC - Sat, 2015-04-25 01:06
Cocaine is found on board a boat which was intercepted by the Royal Navy and the Border Force in the North Sea.

Pop-Up Podcast: Same-Sex Marriage And The Supreme Court

NPR News - Sat, 2015-04-25 01:03

As the Supreme Court prepares to hear arguments on same-sex marriage, NPR's legal and political correspondents break down the historic case.

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VIDEO: Kent orchard spurs pear industry revival

BBC - Sat, 2015-04-25 01:02
The UK's biggest conference pear orchard has been planted at a farm in Kent, using techniques already used abroad in a bid to help British producers compete with their foreign rivals.

Bruce Jenner: I am a woman

BBC - Sat, 2015-04-25 00:53
The reality TV star says he still has male body parts but considers himself female.

Dawn service for Gallipoli centenary

BBC - Sat, 2015-04-25 00:44
The Last Post is sounded in an early morning service to mark the centenary of the military landings at Gallipoli in World War One.

VIDEO: 'Massive damage' at quake epicentre

BBC - Sat, 2015-04-25 00:33
A powerful earthquake has rocked central Nepal, causing extensive damage to buildings and some injuries.

Ballycastle sewage lands UK in court

BBC - Sat, 2015-04-25 00:32
UK could face a fine from the EU if it fails to comply with regulations on sewage treatment

VIDEO: Bruce Jenner: 'I'm going to be OK'

BBC - Sat, 2015-04-25 00:12
The US Olympic gold medallist and reality TV personality, Bruce Jenner, has said he is transgender and identifies as a woman.

'I'd consider letting Jordan go'

BBC - Sat, 2015-04-25 00:09
Chris Jordan looks vulnerable in a predictable England attack, says Jonathan Agnew, while Moeen Ali also toiled.

Strong Earthquake Shakes Kathmandu

NPR News - Fri, 2015-04-24 23:56

The 7.9 earthquake caused extensive damage with toppled walls and collapsed buildings. Dozens of were brought to the main hospital in central Kathmandu. There was no immediate estimate on fatalities.

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Lib Dem veterans commissioner plan

BBC - Fri, 2015-04-24 23:44
A veterans commissioner should be created to help those who have served in the military, the Liberal Democrats say.

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