International News

VIDEO: Replica French warship to sail Atlantic

BBC - Sat, 2015-04-18 03:46
An exact replica of an 18th Century French frigate has set sail on its maiden voyage - recreating a transatlantic journey to America.

Two teenage boys arrested in Derry

BBC - Sat, 2015-04-18 03:30
Two teenage boys were arrested after trouble broke out in the Galliagh estate in Londonderry.

Boy 'did not intend to kill himself'

BBC - Sat, 2015-04-18 03:28
A schoolboy found hanged in his bedroom by father did not intend to kill himself, a coroner rules.

VIDEO: Sperm whale filmed 'doing laps'

BBC - Sat, 2015-04-18 03:16
A sperm whale surprises scientists carrying our research in the Gulf of Mexico as it circulates their equipment.

Saudis meet Yemen aid call

BBC - Sat, 2015-04-18 03:15
Saudi Arabia, which is leading an air campaign against rebels in Yemen, has pledged the $274m (£183m; €255m) in aid to the country called for by the UN.

Teen arrested over attempted murder

BBC - Sat, 2015-04-18 02:59
A teenager has been arrested by police in connection with the attempted murder of two brothers in Edinburgh.

Funeral for car boot murder victim

BBC - Sat, 2015-04-18 02:39
The funeral of Kyle Neil whose body was found in the boot of a car in south Belfast takes place.

VIDEO: Zayn Malik collects Asian Award

BBC - Sat, 2015-04-18 02:13
Zayn Malik makes his first solo appearance since quitting One Direction at the annual Asian Awards.

Crews remain at five-star hotel fire

BBC - Sat, 2015-04-18 02:04
Fire crews remain at the scene of a blaze at a five-star hotel in the centre of Oxford.

VIDEO: Ceremony to remember Everest dead

BBC - Sat, 2015-04-18 01:57
A remembrance ceremony is held at Everest's base camp, a year after 16 Sherpas were killed in an avalanche.

Remains identified as missing woman

BBC - Sat, 2015-04-18 01:46
Human remains discovered off the coast of Arbroath on Monday have been identified as missing Aberdeen woman Kelli Ferris.

Lego replica for Chester Cathedral

BBC - Sat, 2015-04-18 01:30
Chester Cathedral embarks on a four-year project to build a scale model of the landmark in Lego.

Teenager stabbed to death in street

BBC - Sat, 2015-04-18 01:15
A murder investigation is under way in Birmingham after a teenager was stabbed to death in the street.

VIDEO: 'I was rescued from migrant boat'

BBC - Sat, 2015-04-18 00:58
A 21-year-old student from Eritrea talks about his hopes for the future after being rescued from migrant boat bound for Italy.

Hunt continues for murder suspect

BBC - Sat, 2015-04-18 00:57
The search continues for a suspected killer following an unsuccessful raid on a house by armed police in Wolverhampton.

Deepcut inquest 'stalled by police'

BBC - Sat, 2015-04-18 00:52
The family of a soldier found dead at a Surrey army barracks says police are stalling a second inquest into her death.

VIDEO: Malik and Khan win at Asian Awards

BBC - Sat, 2015-04-18 00:38
Former One Direction start Zayn Malik and Bollywood's Shah Rukh Khan are among the winners at the Asian Awards.

VIDEO: Police 'foil Melbourne terror plot'

BBC - Sat, 2015-04-18 00:26
Police in Australia say they have foiled an Islamic State-inspired plot to carry out an attack at a World War One centenary event.

VIDEO: Italian PM warns over migrants

BBC - Fri, 2015-04-17 23:52
Italian Prime Minister Matteo Renzi has warned that thousands of Africans will continue to risk their lives trying to travel to Europe unless the civil war ends in Libya.

'Superb Anderson a tireless pioneer'

BBC - Fri, 2015-04-17 23:41
James Anderson's England wicket-taking record is due reward for a bowler who never stops learning, says Jonathan Agnew.