International News

Ghana told to stop new oil drilling

BBC - Sun, 2015-04-26 02:43
Ghana is told by an international tribunal not to begin any new offshore drilling for oil in disputed waters with the Ivory Coast.

Scots caught up in Nepal earthquake

BBC - Sun, 2015-04-26 02:40
At least three Scots are known to be caught up in the aftermath of the earthquake that hit the Everest region on Saturday.

VIDEO: The moment Watford knew they were up

BBC - Sun, 2015-04-26 02:34
Watch the moment Watford players on their team bus found out they had been promoted to the Premier League.

VIDEO: Marathon latecomer gets own start

BBC - Sun, 2015-04-26 02:16
London Marathon latecomer gets her own private start to the race.

VIDEO: Johnson and Miliband clash on Marr

BBC - Sun, 2015-04-26 02:16
Boris Johnson, the Mayor of London, and Ed Miliband, the Labour leader, go head-to-head on The Andrew Marr Show.

Howell second to Wu at China Open

BBC - Sun, 2015-04-26 02:03
England's David Howell finishes second at the China Open as Wu Ashun wins his first European Tour title.

Nepal quake 'followed historic pattern'

BBC - Sun, 2015-04-26 01:46
Nepal's devastating Magnitude 7.8 earthquake on Saturday was primed over 80 years ago by its last massive earthquake in 1934, geologists working in the region say.

Weir loses out in sprint finish

BBC - Sun, 2015-04-26 01:43
David Weir loses out in a sprint finish to American Joshua George in the T53/54 wheelchair race at the London Marathon.

Burundi protesters clash with police

BBC - Sun, 2015-04-26 01:36
Protesters clash with police in Burundi's capital Bujumbura a day after President Pierre Nkurunziza announces he will seek a third tem in office.

Fellowes to adapt Trollope novel

BBC - Sun, 2015-04-26 01:31
Downton Abbey creator Julian Fellowes is to adapt Anthony Trollope's Doctor Thorne - one of his favourite novels - for TV.

'Mood-changing win can lift England'

BBC - Sun, 2015-04-26 00:59
England's win over West Indies in the second Test will transform the mood after a poor World Cup, says Jonathan Agnew.

VIDEO: Tensions high as Baltimore protests flare

BBC - Sun, 2015-04-26 00:55
There has been another night of protests in the US city of Baltimore - following the death last weekend of a black man while in police custody.

Klitschko eyes Fury title defence

BBC - Sun, 2015-04-26 00:40
Wladimir Klitschko says Tyson Fury is set to be his next challenger after the latest successful defence of his world titles.

Britons caught up in Nepal disaster

BBC - Sun, 2015-04-26 00:38
A UK couple on their honeymoon are among the Britons who have told of being caught up in the Nepal earthquake and subsequent avalanches in the Everest region.

Three billionaires on rich list

BBC - Sat, 2015-04-25 23:56
Wales has three billionaires, with Cardiff-born investor Sir Michael Moritz the wealthiest, according to the Sunday Times Rich List.

VIDEO: Who has made Sunday Times Rich List?

BBC - Sat, 2015-04-25 23:46
The owner of Warner Music has been named Britain's richest man with a £13.17bn fortune, according to The 2015 Sunday Times Rich List.

Poll launched on armed police policy

BBC - Sat, 2015-04-25 23:37
The Dyfed-Powys Police and Crime Commissioner launches a poll on whether officers should carry guns for everyday duties.

VIDEO: Vault director 'has not spoken to police'

BBC - Sat, 2015-04-25 23:29
A director of Hatton Garden Safety Deposit Ltd tells the BBC he has still not been contacted by police investigating a raid on its vault - three weeks after the incident.

Dismemberment murder probe continues

BBC - Sat, 2015-04-25 23:22
Police are given more time to question a man on suspicion of murder after the dismembered body of a woman was found in a flat in Pontypridd.

VIDEO: Obama jokes at annual dinner

BBC - Sat, 2015-04-25 23:08
President Obama has been poking fun at himself and his political friends and enemies at the annual White House Correspondents' Dinner.