International News

Pakistani strike 'kills 16 militants'

BBC - Sat, 2014-05-31 07:04
Pakistani forces say they have killed at least 16 militants after attacks on army checkpoints near the Afghan border.

NI cities host anti-racism rallies

BBC - Sat, 2014-05-31 06:43
About 4,000 people attend anti-racism rallies in Belfast and Londonderry following a recent spate of racist attacks in Northern Ireland and political controversy over comments about Muslims.

Rowers complete 100-mile adventure

BBC - Sat, 2014-05-31 06:42
Eight men from Skye are back on dry land after rowing 100 miles from St Kilda to Portree in a skiff built more than 100 years ago.

Man accused of kidnap and sex abuse

BBC - Sat, 2014-05-31 06:40
A man appears in court charged with kidnap and sexual offences involving children as young as eight.

Body found in missing nurse search

BBC - Sat, 2014-05-31 06:18
Detectives searching for a missing nurse in Bournemouth find a body concealed in a car.

Edinburgh's trams roll into action

BBC - Sat, 2014-05-31 06:16
Edinburgh's tram service takes its first paying customers as the long-awaited route from the airport to the city centre opens.

India gang rape inquiry stepped up

BBC - Sat, 2014-05-31 06:08
The head of the Indian state where two girls were gang raped and hanged recommends a federal inquiry amid concern over the local police response.

Troll must not contact Chris Martin

BBC - Sat, 2014-05-31 05:35
A man is ordered not to contact Coldplay singer Chris Martin and Countdown presenter Rachel Riley after sending hundreds of abusive tweets.

VIDEO: Gangnam style: 'What pop is about'

BBC - Sat, 2014-05-31 05:23
The video for Gangnam Style has become the first YouTube video to be watched more than two billion times.

Police search for missing family

BBC - Sat, 2014-05-31 04:45
Officers say they are concerned for the welfare of a Nottinghamshire family including two young children who were last seen on Friday.

Jungle search for missing Briton

BBC - Sat, 2014-05-31 04:40
A Malaysian police team arrives on a jungle-covered island to search for a charity volunteer from London who has been missing for four days.

VIDEO: Body found in search for missing nurse

BBC - Sat, 2014-05-31 04:37
Detectives searching for a missing nurse in Bournemouth have found a body.

Appeal after sexual assault in park

BBC - Sat, 2014-05-31 04:32
Police start an investigation into a sexual assault on a woman carried out in Glasgow's Kelvingrove Park.

Ash clouds ground Australia flights

BBC - Sat, 2014-05-31 04:05
Huge ash clouds thrown up by an Indonesian volcano have forced airlines to cancel flights to and from the northern Australian city of Darwin.

How far does Boko Haram's reach go?

BBC - Sat, 2014-05-31 03:16
How far could Boko Haram militants extend their reach?

Man charged with child abduction bid

BBC - Sat, 2014-05-31 03:08
A 55-year-old man is due in court in County Tyrone charged with attempted child abduction and common assault.

US 'to take significant step' on climate

BBC - Sat, 2014-05-31 02:46
US unveiling major bid to curb carbon dioxide emissions

Turkey PM issues anniversary warning

BBC - Sat, 2014-05-31 02:44
Turkish PM Recep Tayyip Erdogan warns youths to ignore calls for a protest on the anniversary of a deadly crackdown in Istanbul.

Pietersen 'attitude' apology from ECB

BBC - Sat, 2014-05-31 02:13
Kevin Pietersen receives an apology from the ECB following criticism of the batsman's attitude during the Ashes tour.

Love tames 'terrorist' pheasant

BBC - Sat, 2014-05-31 02:02
A male pheasant described as a "terrorist" after attacking "everyone and everything" on a Cambridgeshire farm settles down after "finding love".
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