International News

Church service for missing ship crew

BBC - Sat, 2015-01-17 15:15
A church service for the eight missing crew of a cargo ship which capsized and sank in the Pentland Firth is to be held on Sunday.

'Give flu jab to popular med students'

BBC - Sat, 2015-01-17 15:03
Prioritising medical students with lots of friends for flu jabs could help to limit the spread of the virus, say Lancaster University researchers.

Find the top pooch in your postcode

BBC - Sat, 2015-01-17 15:01
Find the premier pooch in your postcode

Islamist concerns on front pages

BBC - Sat, 2015-01-17 14:37
Concerns over Islamic extremism continue to trouble the press, with the Sunday Times reporting that children in some schools are at risk of radicalisation.

IS release 350 Yazidis in Iraq

BBC - Sat, 2015-01-17 14:25
Islamic State militants free around 350, mainly elderly, members of the Yazidi religious community in northern Iraq.

'Austin on track for England call'

BBC - Sat, 2015-01-17 14:05
Is it time QPR striker Charlie Austin was called up by England? BBC Sport's chief football writer Phil McNulty assesses his chances.

Murray ready despite difficult draw

BBC - Sat, 2015-01-17 13:12
Andy Murray begins his Australian Open campaign in confident mood on Monday despite what he calls a "difficult" draw.

Harlequins 3-23 Wasps

BBC - Sat, 2015-01-17 12:45
Wasps humble hosts Harlequins to set up a European Champions Cup Pool Two decider against Leinster next Saturday.

Greece arrests over Belgian 'plot'

BBC - Sat, 2015-01-17 11:17
Greek police arrest four people over alleged links to a jihadist terror plot in Belgium which has put that country on a heightened state of alert.

We have regained identity - Rodgers

BBC - Sat, 2015-01-17 11:11
Liverpool manager Brendan Rodgers says his team have put their poor start behind them and are "progressing really well".

No history without titles - Mourinho

BBC - Sat, 2015-01-17 11:03
Manager Jose Mourinho says Chelsea's "perfect game" at Swansea will count for nothing if they don't win the Premier League.

Brazil angry at Indonesia execution

BBC - Sat, 2015-01-17 10:45
The Brazilian government protests against the execution of one its citizens, Marco Moreira, in Indonesia for drug trafficking.

LeRoy angered by transport delay

BBC - Sat, 2015-01-17 10:42
Congo coach Claude LeRoy says his team's journey to their opening Nations Cup match took almost an hour longer than it should have.

Newcastle United 1-2 Southampton

BBC - Sat, 2015-01-17 10:22
Eljero Elia scores twice as Southampton beat Newcastle to move back above Manchester United into third place.

VIDEO: Soldiers mobilised to protect Belgium

BBC - Sat, 2015-01-17 10:17
Troops are deployed across Belgium to protect the country from any potential terrorist attacks.

Equatorial Guinea 1-1 Congo

BBC - Sat, 2015-01-17 10:11
Thievy Bifouma scores late for Congo to deny hosts Equatorial Guinea victory in the opening match of the Africa Cup of Nations.

Man arrested over pitch encroachment

BBC - Sat, 2015-01-17 09:43
A man is arrested on suspicion of pitch encroachment after a Nottingham Forest player was allegedly attacked during a match with Derby County.

Stephen Fry marries Elliot Spencer

BBC - Sat, 2015-01-17 09:33
Comedian and writer Stephen Fry announces on Twitter that he has married his partner Elliott Spencer by tweeting a picture of them signing the register.

Arrest after Rangers fans protest

BBC - Sat, 2015-01-17 09:09
A man is arrested following a large protest by Rangers supporters before and after the club's match against Hearts at Ibrox on Friday.

Eurotunnel 'to resume services' later

BBC - Sat, 2015-01-17 08:34
Eurotunnel says it expects to resume vehicle and freight services through the Channel Tunnel on Saturday night after a lorry fire closed the tunnel earlier.