International News

Boy in hospital after city crash

BBC - Fri, 2015-02-27 08:44
A boy is in hospital after being hit by a car in Cardiff.

VIDEO: Star Trek's Leonard Nimoy dies

BBC - Fri, 2015-02-27 08:39
Leonard Nimoy, the actor who played Mr Spock in the US science fiction series Star Trek, has died at the age of 83.

Hull fined for Uefa financial breach

BBC - Fri, 2015-02-27 08:20
Hull City are fined by governing body Uefa for breaching Financial Fair Play rules but Liverpool are cleared.

PSNI appeal over poster bomb attack

BBC - Fri, 2015-02-27 08:15
Police appeal after Frank McCabe Jr is seriously injured in Crossmaglen booby trap poster bomb.

Rwanda singer planned to kill Kagame

BBC - Fri, 2015-02-27 08:15
A popular Rwandan singer is jailed for 10 years after being convicted of planning to kill President Kagame and inciting hatred against the government.

Scots sick of 'valiant losers' tag

BBC - Fri, 2015-02-27 08:12
Winger Tommy Seymour admits Scotland are fed-up of being written off as the Six Nations' "valiant losers".

AUDIO: Ex-MI6 chief on 'Jihadi John' claims

BBC - Fri, 2015-02-27 08:12
The former head of MI6, Sir John Sawers, defends the security services amid criticisms they failed to stop Mohammed Emwazi - known as "Jihadi John'" - from joining Islamic State.

Records do not motivate Warburton

BBC - Fri, 2015-02-27 07:56
Record-equalling Wales captain Sam Warburton says breaking records is not his motivation against France in the Six Nations.

Has the world become too visual?

BBC - Fri, 2015-02-27 07:56
Has the world's addiction to images gone too far?

Weekend edition: The best of the week's reads

BBC - Fri, 2015-02-27 07:53
A collection of some of the best reads from the BBC News website this week.

Bigamist wife killer jailed for life

BBC - Fri, 2015-02-27 07:52
A bigamist is jailed for life after being found guilty of murdering his second wife and hiding her body in a car boot.

10 things we didn't know last week

BBC - Fri, 2015-02-27 07:45
What time of day squid fly, and other news nuggets

Past, present and future

BBC - Fri, 2015-02-27 07:43
Tony Blair once met a voter during one of his election campaigns. He started listing the achievements his government had generated for the people. "Aye, we know all that," chipped in the voter, "What are you going to do next?"

Holder: Change civil rights criteria

BBC - Fri, 2015-02-27 07:43
Attorney General Eric Holder says he will try to change the standard needed to bring federal civil rights cases in his last few weeks in the job.

How Labour pays for student fee cut

BBC - Fri, 2015-02-27 07:38
Labour would reduce tax relief for those earning £150,000 or more a year, shrink maximum pension pots to £1m and cut maximum annual pension contributions to £30,000 to pay for a cut to £6,000 in student fees.

Judge admits Muslim Bible oath error

BBC - Fri, 2015-02-27 07:34
A judge who stopped a trial because a Muslim witness had sworn an oath on the Bible says he should have accepted the man's evidence.

Go Figure: The week in numbers

BBC - Fri, 2015-02-27 07:32
The week's big numbers visualised.

Fearne Cotton is leaving BBC Radio 1

BBC - Fri, 2015-02-27 07:11
The DJ is leaving the music station for a "new chapter" and has also revealed she is expecting another baby.

VIDEO: Inside UKIP's 'get Nigel elected' rally

BBC - Fri, 2015-02-27 07:10
Robin Brant reports from UKIP's Spring Conference in Margate, an event a senior party figure describes as a 'get Nigel elected' rally.

Child snatcher guilty of sex assault

BBC - Fri, 2015-02-27 07:06
A Swansea man already jailed for trying to abduct a schoolboy last year, has been convicted of sexually assaulting another child more than 20 years ago.