International News

VIDEO: Bruce Jenner: 'I'm going to be OK'

BBC - Sat, 2015-04-25 00:12
The US Olympic gold medallist and reality TV personality, Bruce Jenner, has said he is transgender and identifies as a woman.

'I'd consider letting Jordan go'

BBC - Sat, 2015-04-25 00:09
Chris Jordan looks vulnerable in a predictable England attack, says Jonathan Agnew, while Moeen Ali also toiled.

Lib Dem veterans commissioner plan

BBC - Fri, 2015-04-24 23:44
A veterans commissioner should be created to help those who have served in the military, the Liberal Democrats say.

Teenager breaks tournament record

BBC - Fri, 2015-04-24 23:33
Canadian teenager Brooke Henderson breaks the Swinging Skirts tournament record with a nine-under halfway total of 135.

VIDEO: Warning over Chile's Calbuco volcano

BBC - Fri, 2015-04-24 23:32
People living close to the Calbuco volcano in the south of Chile have been warned that it might erupt again at some point soon.

The unusual pledges in minor party manifestos

BBC - Fri, 2015-04-24 23:28
Most of us have now had as much time as we need to peruse the main manifesto pledges of the biggest parties - but there are some more unusual offerings for voters to choose.

Woman charged following man's murder

BBC - Fri, 2015-04-24 23:27
A 25-year-old woman is charged in connection with the murder of a man in Rhondda Cynon Taff.

Strong earthquake strikes Nepal

BBC - Fri, 2015-04-24 23:22
A powerful earthquake strikes west of Nepal capital Kathmandu, causing extensive damage to buildings, eyewitnesses say.

VIDEO: A marathon every day... for a year

BBC - Fri, 2015-04-24 23:17
Most of those taking part in Sunday's London Marathon will have spent all year working towards the big race but one man certainly stands out from the crowd.

VIDEO: Musical tribute to Gallipoli fallen

BBC - Fri, 2015-04-24 23:11
Hundreds of soldiers from the Lancashire Fusiliers were killed during the Gallipoli campaign 100 years ago, and now a new piece of music has been composed in their honour.

Pakistan PM condemns activist killing

BBC - Fri, 2015-04-24 22:53
Pakistani Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif condemns the shooting of human rights activist Sabeen Mehmud and orders an investigation.

VIDEO: Couple plan to be oldest newlyweds

BBC - Fri, 2015-04-24 22:47
Two elderly lovebirds from East Sussex are set to become the world's oldest newlyweds when they tie the knot in June.

Six Victoria Cross medals displayed

BBC - Fri, 2015-04-24 20:50
Six Victoria Cross medals "won before breakfast" by Lancashire Fusiliers in the Gallipoli landings go on show for the first time.

VIDEO: Thousands mark Anzac centenary

BBC - Fri, 2015-04-24 20:48
Thousands of people gather in Gallipoli in Turkey to mark the centenary of the military landings there during the First World War.

'Concern' over Yarl's Wood incident

BBC - Fri, 2015-04-24 18:23
A recent incident at the Yarl's Wood detention centre has given HM Inspectorate of Prisons "considerable concern", the BBC learns.

Mango-thrower gets presidential flat

BBC - Fri, 2015-04-24 18:23
Venezuela's President Maduro allocates a woman a flat, after she hits him on the head with a mango.

Changing the signals on Britain's railways

BBC - Fri, 2015-04-24 17:57
Is there about to be a cure to 'signal failure'?

'Inconsistency' in air duty refunds

BBC - Fri, 2015-04-24 17:18
Parents due partial refunds on their children's air tickets face a variety of ways to claim the money.

Six compete for Museum of the Year

BBC - Fri, 2015-04-24 17:12
Six UK museums, including London's Imperial War Museum and Belfast's The MAC are competing for the title of Museum of the Year 2015.

Justice for historical crimes

BBC - Fri, 2015-04-24 16:01
The trial of Oskar Groening raises the question of whether it is always necessary and right to prosecute such crimes after so many years.