International News

Greece saved from disaster - for two days

BBC - Fri, 2015-02-20 13:45
Greece believes it has been given permission by the Eurogroup to ease up on austerity - although there will be months of fraught negotiations on a new financial settlement for this recession battered country.

VIDEO: UK schoolgirls 'on way to Syria'

BBC - Fri, 2015-02-20 13:37
Three missing east London schoolgirls are feared to be travelling to Syria via Turkey, police say.

I left a legacy at Spurs - Sherwood

BBC - Fri, 2015-02-20 13:30
New Aston Villa boss Tim Sherwood believes the legacy of young talent he left behind at Spurs is serving them well.

Most councils agree teacher deal

BBC - Fri, 2015-02-20 13:30
BBC Scotland learns that 31 of Scotland's 32 councils have agreed not to cut teacher numbers in return for cash from the Scottish government.

VIDEO: Greece upbeat on debt deal

BBC - Fri, 2015-02-20 13:13
Greek Finance Minister Yanis Varoufakis says the granting of a conditional four-month extension of Greece's international bailout is a fair deal for Europe.

VIDEO: Red pandas frolic in the snow

BBC - Fri, 2015-02-20 13:06
A zookeeper at the Cincinnati Zoo and Botanical Garden in Ohio in the US has filmed two red pandas playing in the snow.

Ebola-hit Liberia to reopen borders

BBC - Fri, 2015-02-20 13:05
Liberia is to reopen its borders following a reduction in the number of Ebola cases being reported in the country.

Warrington 12-18 St George Illawarra

BBC - Fri, 2015-02-20 12:50
St George Illawarra hold off two Warrington comebacks to win the first match of the World Club Series.

Raith Rovers 1-2 Rangers

BBC - Fri, 2015-02-20 12:45
Rangers survive a late Raith Rovers fightback to claim a first win in four games and move up to second in the table.

Woman who was struck by lorry dies

BBC - Fri, 2015-02-20 12:45
A woman pedestrian is struck by a lorry and killed in Lurgan, County Armagh.

England have hit a new low - Giles

BBC - Fri, 2015-02-20 12:42
Former one-day coach Ashley Giles says England's World Cup performances have hit a new low ahead of Scotland game.

Hospital ward closure was unlawful

BBC - Fri, 2015-02-20 12:33
The closure of a hospital ward in County Down was unlawful, a High Court judge finds.

Man charged over baby's murder

BBC - Fri, 2015-02-20 12:16
A 26-year-old man is charged with the murder of a six-month-old boy.

Greece agrees deal with eurozone

BBC - Fri, 2015-02-20 11:38
Greece and the eurozone nations agree a deal over its financial bailout after talks in Brussels on Friday.

Champion Rowsell misses pursuit final

BBC - Fri, 2015-02-20 11:26
Britain's Joanna Rowsell can only win bronze in the women's individual pursuit at the Track World Championships.

Images released of Paris Chelsea fans

BBC - Fri, 2015-02-20 11:19
Images of three men sought in connection with an incident of alleged racism by Chelsea fans on the Paris Metro on Tuesday are released.

Native American tribute or theft?

BBC - Fri, 2015-02-20 11:13
Native design sparks Fashion Week controversy

Ex-Virginia first lady sentenced

BBC - Fri, 2015-02-20 10:54
The former first lady of Virginia, Maureen McDonnell, is sentenced to one year and one day in prison for her part in a corruption case.

VIDEO: Rebel-held Debaltseve 'eerily quiet'

BBC - Fri, 2015-02-20 10:47
As Ukraine holds a ceremony to mark the first anniversary of the fatal clashes in central Kiev's Maidan Square, Paul Adams reports from the strategically important town of Debaltseve in the east.

VIDEO: Attack on police caught on camera

BBC - Fri, 2015-02-20 10:38
A man has been jailed for an attack on a female police officer that was captured on her body-worn camera.