International News

Immigration film 'should be shelved'

BBC - Sat, 2015-02-21 14:42
The leader of Britain's trade union movement calls for Channel 4's Immigration Street documentary to be shelved.

VIDEO: Angry player 'body slams' opponent

BBC - Sat, 2015-02-21 13:42
After being fouled by Stockport's Charlie Russell, Worcester City's Shab Khan responds by throwing him to the floor.

Some players move for money - Koeman

BBC - Sat, 2015-02-21 13:30
Southampton manager Ronald Koeman says some players leave clubs for money and not for footballing reasons.

Ex-UKIP councillor has 'no regrets'

BBC - Sat, 2015-02-21 13:29
Councillor Rozanne Duncan, expelled by the UK Independence Party over what Nigel Farage described as "deeply racist comments", says she has no regrets.

VIDEO: Farage condemns 'deeply racist' remarks

BBC - Sat, 2015-02-21 13:28
The UKIP leader Nigel Farage has condemned what he's described as "deeply racist" comments that led to the expulsion of a party member.

Prescott back to front-line politics

BBC - Sat, 2015-02-21 13:24
The former Labour deputy prime minister, John Prescott, is returning to front-line politics as a special adviser to Ed Miliband with responsibility for climate change.

Cuba frees Canadian businessman

BBC - Sat, 2015-02-21 13:06
Cuba frees the president of a Canadian transport company, Cy Tokmakjian, after more than three years in jail on bribery charges.

GB hopes of GB gold rest with Trott

BBC - Sat, 2015-02-21 12:48
Olympic champion Laura Trott maintains hopes of a first British gold at the Track World Championships in the omnium.

Boss Ferguson leaves Peterborough

BBC - Sat, 2015-02-21 12:40
Peterborough United manager Darren Ferguson leaves the League One club after Saturday's 3-0 defeat by MK Dons.

Ukraine prisoner swap boosts truce

BBC - Sat, 2015-02-21 12:00
Ukrainian government and rebel forces exchange dozens of prisoners, in the first step successfully carried out under the Minsk agreements.

Rowing mourns BBC's Daniel Topolski

BBC - Sat, 2015-02-21 11:43
The rowing world pays tribute as former Oxford boat race coach and BBC rowing expert Daniel Topolski dies aged 69.

Manchester City 5-0 Newcastle United

BBC - Sat, 2015-02-21 10:19
Manchester City beat Newcastle to record their biggest league win of the season and cut Chelsea's lead to five points.

VIDEO: Families appeal to 'Syria bound' girls

BBC - Sat, 2015-02-21 09:40
Two families of two of the three London schoolgirls believed to be on their way to Syria to join so-called Islamic State, have issued direct appeals to them to return home.

Scot may have recruited Syria girls

BBC - Sat, 2015-02-21 09:24
Relatives of a Scottish girl who is suspected of helping recruit three missing London teenagers to Islamic State (IS) in Syria say she is a "disgrace to her family".

Collingwood sends warning to England

BBC - Sat, 2015-02-21 08:50
England's dreadful start to the World Cup could yet get worse, says Scotland assistant coach Paul Collingwood.

Election 2015: some important numbers

BBC - Sat, 2015-02-21 08:45
If the economy is to shape the election campaign and result, the past week's data on jobs, pay, inflation and immigrant worker will matter a lot. Here's what they tell us.

Don't go to Syria, family urge girl

BBC - Sat, 2015-02-21 08:34
Relatives of one of the three missing London girls believed to be heading to Syria say "we don't want you to go there".

Chelsea 1-1 Burnley

BBC - Sat, 2015-02-21 08:34
Chelsea's Nemanja Matic is sent off as the Premier League leaders are held to a draw by relegation-battling Burnley.

Crystal Palace 1-2 Arsenal

BBC - Sat, 2015-02-21 08:33
Arsenal survive late pressure as they hold on to beat Crystal Palace to move up to third in the Premier League.

UKIP 'to stand in every Scots seat'

BBC - Sat, 2015-02-21 08:31
UKIP says it hopes to field candidates in every seat in Scotland at the general election as the party formally launched its campaign.