International News

Junior rugby campaign urges silence

BBC - Sat, 2015-01-24 17:27
Parents and coaches at junior rugby matches in Yorkshire are being asked to watch in silence as part of a drive to "challenge pitch-side behaviour".

India braces for Obama's Delhi visit

BBC - Sat, 2015-01-24 16:44
US President Barack Obama is due to arrive in India for a three-day visit, protected by one of India's biggest-ever security operations.

Costa prize winners discuss awards

BBC - Sat, 2015-01-24 16:36
Interviews with authors up for Costa Book of the Year

Last witnesses of the Holocaust

BBC - Sat, 2015-01-24 16:30
Holocaust survivors hand on their stories to school pupils

Venezuelans protest over shortages

BBC - Sat, 2015-01-24 16:27
Thousands of Venezuelans attend an opposition march blaming failed government policies for widespread shortages.

The islanders who don't want a bridge to the mainland

BBC - Sat, 2015-01-24 15:58
The islanders who'd rather not be linked to the mainland

£2.9bn child support 'uncollectable'

BBC - Sat, 2015-01-24 15:53
Billions of pounds owed in child maintenance may never be recovered, government accounts show - though ministers say the debts are not "forgotten".

Where do the wealthiest 1% live?

BBC - Sat, 2015-01-24 15:53
Where do the wealthiest 1% live?

'The biggest FA Cup shock of all time'

BBC - Sat, 2015-01-24 15:45
Chelsea's defeat by Bradford was the biggest in FA Cup history, says Robbie Fowler - plus more reaction to a day of cup shocks.

Body found in hunt for missing man

BBC - Sat, 2015-01-24 15:40
A body is found by police in West Lothian investigating the disappearance of a 47-year-old man.

VIDEO: Laughing the Indian America way

BBC - Sat, 2015-01-24 15:38
Sanjay Manaktala is an Indian American comedian with a unique perspective on relations between the two countries.

UKIP defection and 'killers with keys'

BBC - Sat, 2015-01-24 15:07
The defection of a UKIP MEP to the Conservatives, and a policy to provide some prisoners with keys to their own cells, are two of the topics covered in Sunday's press.

England's lost theme parks

BBC - Sat, 2015-01-24 15:03
Remembering England's lost theme parks

Obama in India: Things to watch

BBC - Sat, 2015-01-24 14:59
US President Barack Obama is heading for India, but what will get done?

Patriots accept no blame - Belichick

BBC - Sat, 2015-01-24 13:48
New England Patriots coach Bill Belichick says his side followed "every rule to the letter" in the row over under-inflated balls.

Lungu wins Zambia presidential poll

BBC - Sat, 2015-01-24 13:45
Defence Minister Edgar Lungu wins Zambia's presidential election for the governing Patriotic Front with 48.3% of the vote.

Argentina probes key witnesses

BBC - Sat, 2015-01-24 13:33
Investigators continue to question key witnesses over the death of top Argentine prosecutor Alberto Nisman, whose body was found at his apartment a week ago.

Balotelli given warning by Rodgers

BBC - Sat, 2015-01-24 13:23
Mario Balotelli has not been good enough in training to play for Liverpool at the moment, according to Brendan Rodgers.

Prop Jones retires from Wales duty

BBC - Sat, 2015-01-24 13:00
Wales and British and Irish Lions prop Adam Jones tells the Sunday Times newspaper he has retired from international rugby.

US planes targeted by bomb threats

BBC - Sat, 2015-01-24 12:47
Police are searching two aircraft at Atlanta's airport after they were targeted by "credible" bomb threats, US officials say.

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