International News

Pope calls for more help on migrants

BBC - Sat, 2015-04-18 08:41
Pope Francis urges the international community to do more to tackle the rising number of migrants making desperate journeys across the Mediterranean.

Prince Harry airborne in Australia

BBC - Sat, 2015-04-18 08:23
Prince Harry takes to the skies during his first two weeks of a secondment with the Australian Defence Force.

VIDEO: Johannesburg shop owners tell of attack

BBC - Sat, 2015-04-18 08:22
Two shop owners who hid in the back of their shop in Johannesburg as it was attacked by a mob have been speaking about their fears.

Hamilton on pole position in Bahrain

BBC - Sat, 2015-04-18 08:21
Mercedes' Lewis Hamilton took his fourth straight pole position in 2015 as he beat Ferrari's Sebastian Vettel in Bahrain.

Stoke City 2-1 Southampton

BBC - Sat, 2015-04-18 07:55
Southampton's hopes of Champions League qualification are dealt a big blow as Stoke end a four-match winless run.

Crystal Palace 0-2 West Bromwich Albion

BBC - Sat, 2015-04-18 07:53
West Brom boss Tony Pulis makes a winning return to Selhurst Park as his side beat Crystal Palace to ease relegation fears.

Everton 1-0 Burnley

BBC - Sat, 2015-04-18 07:52
Kevin Mirallas scores the winner and Ross Barkley misses a penalty as Everton beat Burnley, who have Ashley Barnes sent off

Six released in Syria 'terror' probe

BBC - Sat, 2015-04-18 07:51
Six people arrested by UK police over alleged terror offences after a family was stopped at the Turkey-Syria border are released without charge.

Leicester City 2-0 Swansea City

BBC - Sat, 2015-04-18 07:50
A revitalised Leicester beat Swansea to move off the bottom of the table for the first time since November.

Tony Abbott filmed downing beer

BBC - Sat, 2015-04-18 07:44
Footage has emerged of Australian Prime Minister Tony Abbott downing a large glass of beer in only seconds.

UK monitoring French nuclear issue

BBC - Sat, 2015-04-18 07:01
Britain's nuclear safety regulator says it expects lessons to be learned from problems with a French reactor that is very similar to one planned in the UK.

VIDEO: A look around Everest's base camp

BBC - Sat, 2015-04-18 06:58
Thomas Martienssen gives a tour of the facilities at Everest's base camp as hundreds prepare to make a bid for the summit.

Farage compares himself to Gandhi

BBC - Sat, 2015-04-18 06:55
UKIP leader Nigel Farage quotes Mahatma Gandhi as he describes his battle with the political establishment.

Attack on UN Mali convoy kills two

BBC - Sat, 2015-04-18 06:42
A United Nations supply convoy is attacked near the city of Gao in northern Mali, with two civilian drivers killed.

Son sought after double family murder

BBC - Sat, 2015-04-18 06:38
Police investigating the murders of a mother and daughter in Merseyside urgently want to trace one of their relatives.

Four escape Cookstown arson attack

BBC - Sat, 2015-04-18 06:07
Four people have escaped injury after an arson attack at a house in Cookstown, County Tyrone.

Britain's Thomas wins European gold

BBC - Sat, 2015-04-18 05:52
Kristian Thomas wins Britain's first gold medal at the European Gymnastics Championships in Montpellier.

Hamilton quickest in final practice

BBC - Sat, 2015-04-18 05:37
Mercedes' Lewis Hamilton shades Ferrari's Sebastian Vettel in final practice at the Bahrain Grand Prix.

Second vigil for Karen Buckley

BBC - Sat, 2015-04-18 05:22
A second vigil to remember murdered Irish student Karen Buckley is being held in Glasgow later.

Hibernian 0-1 Falkirk

BBC - Sat, 2015-04-18 05:07
Craig Sibbald's headed goal secures Falkirk a place in the Scottish Cup final at the expense of profligate Hibernian.