International News

Who is Savage's manager of the year?

BBC - 9 hours 9 min ago
Robbie Savage reveals his choice for Premier League manager of the year, and four other bosses who deserve credit.

Bank of Scotland to close branches

BBC - 9 hours 30 min ago
Bank of Scotland announces plans to close more than a dozen branches in Scotland this year, following a strategic review.

Man gives daughter away in hospital

BBC - 9 hours 32 min ago
The daughter of a cancer patient gets married in hospital to grant him his "dying wish".

Can you reduce sugar in food without anyone noticing?

BBC - 9 hours 34 min ago
Can you reduce sugar in food without anyone noticing?

The amazing elephant selfie. But is it a world first?

BBC - 9 hours 51 min ago
Thai elephant stuns tourist with stolen 'elfie'

Fan's dog eats play-off tickets

BBC - 10 hours 1 min ago
A football fan is left in a panic after his dog eats his tickets for Monday's Championship play-off final.

FA to raise girls' football age limit

BBC - 10 hours 14 min ago
The FA is to raise the age limit at which boys and girls can play football in the same teams from 16 to 18.

VIDEO: 'Risk to life' from Wembley bomb

BBC - 10 hours 38 min ago
Homes and businesses are evacuated after builders uncover an unexploded Second World War bomb near Wembley Stadium in north London.

Eiffel Tower shut over pickpocketing

BBC - 10 hours 39 min ago
Staff working at the Eiffel Tower in Paris close down the iconic attraction in protest over a surge in pickpocketing gangs who roam in its area.

SQA calms 'impossible' exam fears

BBC - 10 hours 45 min ago
Scotland's exams body seeks to calm fears that pupils will be disadvantaged by a Higher maths paper which candidates claim was impossible.

AUDIO: Cotton broadcasts last Radio 1 show

BBC - 10 hours 45 min ago
DJ Fearne Cotton has broadcast her final show on Radio 1, after almost 10 years at the station, and six at the helm of the mid-morning show.

Trans player claims discrimination

BBC - 10 hours 49 min ago
Organisers of a football tournament aimed at tackling homophobia is accused of discriminating against a transgender man.

Tobacco firms challenge packaging law

BBC - 10 hours 50 min ago
British American Tobacco and Philip Morris file legal challenges against the UK government over plain packaging for cigarettes.

Nepal survivors face uncertain future

BBC - 10 hours 59 min ago
Reporter Yalda Hakim has travelled to Nepal to meet survivors struggling in the aftermath of the recent earthquakes.

Google patents 'creepy' cuddly toys

BBC - 11 hours 45 sec ago
A patent reveals that Google has looked into making internet-connected toys that would link up to its servers to control smart devices in the home.

Kenyans flock to nun's beatification

BBC - 11 hours 5 min ago
Catholic pilgrims are flocking to the Kenyan town of Nyeri for the beatification of an Italian-born nun, taking her a step closer to becoming a saint.

'F1 needs to bring back fear factor'

BBC - 11 hours 37 min ago
Ferrari driver Sebastian Vettel says Formula 1 cars need to have the fear factor brought back for drivers.

BBC to broadcast Labour leader debate

BBC - 11 hours 45 min ago
The BBC's Newsnight is to host the first debate between the candidates to become the next leader of the Labour Party.

Dog found alone on Scafell Pike

BBC - 11 hours 48 min ago
An animal welfare charity appeals for the owner of a dog found wandering on the top of England's highest mountain to come forward.

UK sells off unused net addresses

BBC - 12 hours 4 min ago
The UK government has started selling off big chunks of internet addresses that it no longer uses.