International News

Lloyds shares for small investors

BBC - Sat, 2015-04-18 14:49
Up to £4bn worth of Lloyds Bank shares would be offered to the general public if the Conservatives win the election, David Cameron is to announce.

UK archbishop visits Egyptian leaders

BBC - Sat, 2015-04-18 14:15
Archbishop of Canterbury Justin Welby travels to Egypt for a "visit of condolence" following the beheading of 21 Coptic Christians in Libya earlier this year.

Nigeria 'mystery disease' kills 18

BBC - Sat, 2015-04-18 14:08
A "mysterious" disease has killed at least 18 people in the past several days in south-eastern Nigeria, local officials say.

Reading were ready to die - Wenger

BBC - Sat, 2015-04-18 13:48
Championship side Reading were "ready to die" for their FA Cup lives, according to Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger.

Labour warns of fewer nurses in NHS

BBC - Sat, 2015-04-18 13:48
There will be 2,000 fewer NHS nurses in England over the next four years according to projections, Labour says, but the Conservatives say the figures are old.

Gloucester 30-19 Exeter

BBC - Sat, 2015-04-18 12:54
Gloucester score two late tries to beat Exeter and reach their first Challenge Cup final since 2006.

Man Utd in our pockets - Mourinho

BBC - Sat, 2015-04-18 12:38
Jose Mourinho believes Manchester United's important players were "in Chelsea's pockets" during their 1-0 home win.

Ferrari hard to beat - Hamilton

BBC - Sat, 2015-04-18 11:54
Mercedes' Lewis Hamilton says he expects Ferrari will be "very hard to beat" in Sunday's Bahrain Grand Prix.

Police review UK Anzac Day security

BBC - Sat, 2015-04-18 11:40
UK police are reviewing security plans for Anzac Day events after Australian authorities said they foiled a terror plot to attack an event in Australia.

The wedding photos that captivated China

BBC - Sat, 2015-04-18 11:30
Tibetan couple's wedding snaps captivate China

Trott has earned place - Moores

BBC - Sat, 2015-04-18 11:16
Jonathan Trott deserves another chance to prove himself as an England opener, says head coach Peter Moores.

VIDEO: Van Gaal's prickly post-match interview

BBC - Sat, 2015-04-18 10:57
Manchester United manager Louis van Gaal says his side gave their best performance of the season despite their 1-0 defeat at Chelsea, in a feisty post-match interview.

Chelsea 1-0 Manchester United

BBC - Sat, 2015-04-18 10:23
Chelsea will be Premier League champions if they win their next two matches after victory over Manchester United.

UKIP councillor in 'assault' arrest

BBC - Sat, 2015-04-18 09:53
A UKIP councillor is arrested after an alleged altercation with a campaigner.

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.