National / International News

Sydney victim 'hit by police bullet'

BBC - Sat, 2015-01-10 23:29
One of the victims of the Sydney cafe siege may been killed by a police bullet, according to Australian media reports.

VIDEO: France remains on high alert

BBC - Sat, 2015-01-10 23:21
European interior ministers are due to meet in Paris on Sunday to discuss the threat of terrorism and extremism across the world following the attacks in France.

City holds vigil after terror deaths

BBC - Sat, 2015-01-10 23:20
A vigil is due to take place in Cardiff Bay for French citizens and others following terror acts in Paris which left 17 people dead in three days.

Woman killed while walking along M25

BBC - Sat, 2015-01-10 22:36
A woman has died after being hit by a vehicle as she walked along the M25 in the early hours of Sunday, police say.

Fame, fortune and new tractor await

BBC - Sat, 2015-01-10 22:31
Scott Mitchell faces Martin Adams in Sunday's BDO World Championships final with more than a first world title at stake.

VIDEO: Freed Cuban activist speaks to BBC

BBC - Sat, 2015-01-10 21:37
The Cuban government releases more opposition activists, in what is believed to be part of an agreement with the US to have diplomatic links restored.

AirAsia fuselage may have been found

BBC - Sat, 2015-01-10 21:04
Indonesian search teams are hopeful that a sonar scan of the Java Sea has revealed the main fuselage of missing AirAsia flight QZ8501.

VIDEO: Child marriage in Ivory Coast

BBC - Sat, 2015-01-10 20:11
The health consequences of child marriage can be devastating, but it is a common practice across the developing world. A recent court case in Ivory Coast aims to tackle this issue.

World leaders gather for Paris march

BBC - Sat, 2015-01-10 19:48
More than 40 heads of states are expected in Paris to take part in a unity march following three days of terror that left 17 people dead.

Miliband wants Living Standards Index

BBC - Sat, 2015-01-10 19:22
Ed Miliband calls for a Living Standards Index to track how people's finances are affected by changes to wages, prices, taxes and benefits.

VIDEO: Haiti protesters clash with police

BBC - Sat, 2015-01-10 19:15
Hundreds of protesters clash with police in Haiti's capital Port-au-Prince as the country faces the prospect of being left without a functioning government.

Call for event ticket sales reform

BBC - Sat, 2015-01-10 18:45
Senior figures from the world of sports and entertainment write to the government to call for an overhaul of the secondary ticketing market.

Haiti rocked by fresh protests

BBC - Sat, 2015-01-10 18:05
Hundreds of protesters clash with police in Port-au-Prince as Haiti faces the prospect of being left without a functioning government.

The mother of Japanese whisky

BBC - Sat, 2015-01-10 17:50
The Scottish woman who was the mother of Japanese whisky

England's forgotten railway stations

BBC - Sat, 2015-01-10 17:50
What happened to England's lost railway stations?

Dozens die in Pakistan bus crash

BBC - Sat, 2015-01-10 17:24
At least 30 people are killed and many more injured as a bus collides with an oil tanker near the Pakistani city of Karachi, bursting into flames.

VIDEO: The papers: Sunday's front pages

BBC - Sat, 2015-01-10 17:23
Sunday People political editor Nigel Nelson and political commentator Jo Phillips join the BBC News Channel to review Sunday's papers.

London landmarks in Paris tribute

BBC - Sat, 2015-01-10 16:51
Several London landmarks will be lit in the colours of the French national flag on Sunday in tribute to those murdered in attacks in Paris.

All aboard the chemo bus

BBC - Sat, 2015-01-10 16:19
How the chemo bus brings treatment to the doorstep

GM's year of 'great disappointment'

BBC - Sat, 2015-01-10 15:57
Lesson from GM's 'year of disappointment'