International News

VIDEO: Blatter asked if Fifa is 'rotten'

BBC - 5 hours 33 min ago
Fifa president Sepp Blatter has responded to questions about the arrests of Fifa officials under an American anti-corruption warrant.

First minister attending Irish Open

BBC - 5 hours 39 min ago
First Minister Peter Robinson is at the Irish Open golf tournament in Newcastle, County Down, a day after being discharged from hospital.

Norovirus bug closes lochside hotel

BBC - 6 hours 2 min ago
Hotel in Arrochar, Argyll and Bute, closes for deep cleaning after outbreak of norovirus affects 14 guests.

Further E. coli cases confirmed

BBC - 6 hours 4 min ago
Two new cases of E coli connected to one household in Dorset are confirmed.

VIDEO: Memorial will 'celebrate' Anne Kirkbride

BBC - 6 hours 6 min ago
A public memorial service will take place at Manchester Cathedral on Saturday to commemorate the life and work of Coronation Street star Anne Kirkbride.

VIDEO: Football fan choir to sing Abide With Me

BBC - 6 hours 11 min ago
A choir of 64 football fans have been chosen by the BBC's Songs of Praise to sing the hymn 'Abide With Me' at Wembley for the FA Cup Final.

Boy in court over knife murders

BBC - 6 hours 16 min ago
A 16-year-old boy appears in court charged with the murders of a man and woman in Colchester.

Condition of bus OAPs improves

BBC - 6 hours 45 min ago
Police say condition of a man, 76, and woman, 72, who were seriously injured by a bus in the centre of Glasgow has improved.

Service for Corrie's Anne Kirkbride

BBC - 7 hours 3 min ago
A memorial service for Coronation Street actress Anne Kirkbride is held at Manchester Cathedral.

VIDEO: Fifa's Sepp Blatter holds news conference

BBC - 7 hours 10 min ago
Newly re-elected Fifa President Sepp Blatter gives a news conference in Zurich.

Saved by the Bell actor convicted

BBC - 7 hours 43 min ago
Former Saved by the Bell actor Dustin Diamond is convicted of two charges after a bar fight on Christmas Day - but cleared of a more serious claim.

Minister on China 'export mission'

BBC - 7 hours 54 min ago
The agriculture minister makes a return trip to China as efforts intensify to secure a market for Northern Ireland pork.

Bodies are buried after 800 years

BBC - 7 hours 55 min ago
A funeral service will take place for 10 men, seven women and three children, whose remains have been discovered after 800 years.

Man in his 20s killed in stabbing

BBC - 7 hours 56 min ago
Police are treating the death of a man in his 20s stabbed to death in west Belfast as murder.

Headline-grabbing bull is not gay

BBC - 8 hours 4 min ago
A supposedly-gay bull saved from slaughter and re-homed in Norfolk is "not gay", his new owners reveal.

'Trade down due to junction closure'

BBC - 8 hours 14 min ago
The trial closure of a slip road on the M4 at Port Talbot has led to a 20% fall in trade to businesses, it is claimed.

VIDEO: 'No £100 fine for late tax returns'

BBC - 8 hours 24 min ago
People who have filed late tax returns have been let off paying a £100 fine if they provide a "reasonable" excuse for being late.

Farah wins but criticises pacemakers

BBC - Fri, 2015-05-29 23:44
Mo Farah sets the world's quickest 10,000m time of 2015, then blames pacemakers for not allowing him to go faster.

VIDEO: Lung cancer therapy hope for patients

BBC - Fri, 2015-05-29 23:35
A lung cancer therapy can more than double life expectancy in some patients, a "milestone" trial shows.

Cameron's EU tour: Mission accomplished?

BBC - Fri, 2015-05-29 23:23
The BBC's Katya Adler looks whether British PM David Cameron's "whistle-stop tour" of the EU to push for changes in the 28-member bloc was a success.