National / International News

Thousands in Macedonia protest

BBC - Sat, 2015-06-13 19:45
About 2,000 people march in Macedonia's capital Skopje demanding equal rights for the country's Albanian minority, amid political turmoil.

Slovakia tests South Korean for Mers

BBC - Sat, 2015-06-13 18:40
Slovakia is testing a South Korean man for the potentially deadly Mers virus, as further cases are reported in South Korea.

VIDEO: Kirby to the rescue for England

BBC - Sat, 2015-06-13 18:20
Catch up with all the best action and the quirkier moments from day eight of the 2015 Fifa Women's World Cup in Canada.

VIDEO: Marking Napoleon's last victory at Ligny

BBC - Sat, 2015-06-13 17:33
The Battle of Ligny, which happened two days before the Battle of Waterloo, is being remembered.

VIDEO: Newlyweds aged 103 and 91

BBC - Sat, 2015-06-13 16:47
George Kirby and Doreen Luckie become the oldest newlyweds in the world

Magna Carta scribes identified

BBC - Sat, 2015-06-13 16:45
Scientists identify the scribes who wrote two of the four original 1215 copies of the Magna Carta, ahead of its 800th anniversary on Monday.

Arrest Sudan leader, S Africa urged

BBC - Sat, 2015-06-13 16:07
The ICC calls on South Africa to arrest Omar al-Bashir, as the Sudanese president arrives in Johannesburg to attend an African Union summit.

Why does lowbrow music hit the right note?

BBC - Sat, 2015-06-13 15:49
Correspondent Nick Higham looks at why cliches reign when it comes to popular music.

Paris Air Show goes green amid sluggish sales

BBC - Sat, 2015-06-13 15:47
The world's aerospace and defence industry flies into Paris this week for its biennial jamboree. Here's what to look out for.

Hungary's poster war on immigration

BBC - Sat, 2015-06-13 15:31
Hungary's anti-immigrant billboards prompt angry response

Sargy Mann: How a blind painter sees

BBC - Sat, 2015-06-13 15:29
The late Sargy Mann on painting after blindness

E3: Switch on for the big game show

BBC - Sat, 2015-06-13 15:24
The giant E3 games show gets under way

The town where dinosaurs and Jesus mingle

BBC - Sat, 2015-06-13 15:23
The town where Jesus and dinosaurs live side by side

Call to end wind farm subsidies

BBC - Sat, 2015-06-13 15:04
Subsidies for new wind farms should be scrapped as rural parts of the country have "had enough" of turbine developments, the Scottish Conservatives say.

Schools 'have no black or Asian heads'

BBC - Sat, 2015-06-13 15:03
Scotland has no black, Asian or ethnic minority head teachers or deputy heads, according to Scottish government figures.

Shuffled spies and 'feeble' military

BBC - Sat, 2015-06-13 14:56
Defence news leads some papers, with the Sunday Times reporting that British agents have been moved as a result of Russia and China accessing secret files.

VIDEO: England off the mark with Mexico win

BBC - Sat, 2015-06-13 14:37
England claim a crucial 2-1 victory against Mexico in Moncton to to keep their hopes alive of reaching the last 16 at the 2015 Women's World Cup.

Classy Haskins wins interim IBF belt

BBC - Sat, 2015-06-13 14:22
Lee Haskins stops Ryosuke Iwasa in the sixth round to win the interim IBF bantamweight title in his home town of Bristol.

Arrested man dies in police cell

BBC - Sat, 2015-06-13 14:18
A 25-year-old man arrested on suspicion of domestic violence in Luton has died in his cell, say police.

Dallas police HQ attack investigated

BBC - Sat, 2015-06-13 14:14
US authorities are investigating a gun and bomb attack targeting Dallas police headquarters which ended with the suspect being shot dead.

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