International News

VIDEO: No drugs or power: In Yemen hospital

BBC - 15 hours 53 min ago
BBC News has had rare access to the Yemeni city of Aden which has been virtually cut off since the country's conflict escalated in March.

This Morning cleared over bondage

BBC - 15 hours 54 min ago
Broadcasting watchdog Ofcom clears This Morning over an item about bondage equipment and sex toys.

Pilot arrested over knives find

BBC - 15 hours 59 min ago
An airline pilot due to fly more than 260 passengers from London to Hong Kong is arrested for allegedly possessing knives.

Faldo to play last Open in July

BBC - 16 hours 10 sec ago
Six-time major winner Sir Nick Faldo will play in his last Open at St Andrews, 25 years after winning the title there.

Timeline: Australia's terror threat

BBC - 16 hours 5 min ago
Concern has been growing in Australian over the effect on domestic security of Australian nationals fighting with Islamist militant groups in Iraq and Syria. The BBC looks at how events have developed.

Actor Topol to be given Israel honour

BBC - 16 hours 7 min ago
Actor Chaim Topol - known to his fans as Topol - is honoured with the prestigious Israel Award for lifetime achievement.

Grandfather 'did not squeeze' baby

BBC - 16 hours 13 min ago
The grandfather of a baby girl from Cwmbran tells a murder trial jury he did not squeeze or pull the child.

Mortgage rates 'getting cheaper'

BBC - 16 hours 27 min ago
Competition among mortgage lenders has intensified, brokers say, with a greater willingness to lend to those without huge savings.

Yemen rebel head vows to defy Saudis

BBC - 16 hours 34 min ago
The leader of Yemen's Houthi rebels vows to resist a Saudi-led bombing campaign that has been targeting his forces since late March.

Norway in Arctic dispute with Russia

BBC - 16 hours 37 min ago
Norway summons the Russian ambassador after a top Russian official defied a travel ban by visiting Svalbard in the Arctic.

VIDEO: Upper vortex circles UK

BBC - 16 hours 42 min ago
High pressure dominates the current weather pattern, so why did some of us see rain over the weekend? John Hammond explains

Motorway closed after major crash

BBC - 16 hours 57 min ago
A crash, involving at least five cars and a lorry, closes the westbound M8 motorway in central Glasgow.

VIDEO: Live: Cameron speech in Cheshire

BBC - 16 hours 58 min ago
David Cameron is giving a speech in Cheshire in which he is expected to raise concerns about the impact of SNP policies on the rest of the UK.

Stranded funfair riders rescued

BBC - 17 hours 13 min ago
Fire crews help rescue riders left stuck on a ride at a funfair.

Cricketer dies in fielding collision

BBC - 17 hours 14 min ago
Indian cricketer Ankit Keshri dies after colliding with a team-mate as they attempt to take a catch in a club match.

Election 2015: The Cameron dilemma

BBC - 17 hours 15 min ago
The Tories have to choose whether to continue to stand on their economic record or take a risk and change the dynamics of their campaign, says Gavin Hewitt.

'Flambe work' sparked hotel fire

BBC - 17 hours 21 min ago
A blaze that damaged the five-star Randolph Hotel in Oxford appears to have been caused by flambe work in the kitchen, bosses say.

Police stage mayor's disappearance

BBC - 17 hours 39 min ago
Russia police stage mayor's disappearance

India cricketer in fatal match clash

BBC - 17 hours 42 min ago
A young cricketer dies in the Indian city of Kolkata after an on-field collision with a team mate during a club match.

VIDEO: The drones that can float on water

BBC - 17 hours 52 min ago
Researchers from MIT have created a drone that can float on water and communicate with other drones