International News

VIDEO: Deadly floods in south-east Africa

BBC - Wed, 2015-01-14 14:33
Severe flooding in Malawi and Mozambique kills at least 42 people and leaves thousands homeless.

Mayweather & Pacquiao fight closer

BBC - Wed, 2015-01-14 14:22
Talks over a long-awaited fight between Floyd Mayweather and Manny Pacquiao have moved "in a positive direction", agent says.

Hollande hails 'reborn' magazine

BBC - Wed, 2015-01-14 14:21
French President Francois Hollande insists satirical magazine Charlie Hebdo will grow stronger after the new edition sold out in hours.

US House votes to block migrant plan

BBC - Wed, 2015-01-14 14:08
The Republican-controlled House of Representatives votes to torpedo President Obama's immigration plan aimed at shielding four million undocumented people from deportation.

Suspected Ebola case at UK hospital

BBC - Wed, 2015-01-14 14:02
Northampton General Hospital confirms it is treating a woman who is suspected of having Ebola.

Wells responds to operations concern

BBC - Wed, 2015-01-14 13:51
The health minister Jim Wells says he believes there was no need for political interference during the recent hospital pressures in Northern Ireland.

Ipswich Town 0-1 Southampton

BBC - Wed, 2015-01-14 13:19
Shane Long's first-half goal sends Southampton into the fourth round of the FA Cup at the expense of Ipswich.

Will Guantanamo prison finally close?

BBC - Wed, 2015-01-14 13:17
After inmate exodus, what next for Cuba prison?

Tottenham Hotspur 4-2 Burnley

BBC - Wed, 2015-01-14 13:16
Tottenham Hotspur fight back from 2-0 down to beat Burnley and reach the FA Cup fourth round.

VIDEO: Cornwall 'tornado' wreaks havoc

BBC - Wed, 2015-01-14 13:16
Residents in a Cornish village have been describing the chaos caused by what is being called a "mini tornado" on Tuesday night.

FBI 'foils plot to attack US Capitol'

BBC - Wed, 2015-01-14 13:16
The FBI has arrested an Ohio man for planning to bomb the US capitol in an Islamic State-inspired attack, according to court documents.

VIDEO: Aftermath of Paris print-works fight

BBC - Wed, 2015-01-14 13:05
The print-works that the Kouachi brothers fled to has been left severely damaged by the fire-fight which took place there.

Moyes sent to stands and eats crisp

BBC - Wed, 2015-01-14 12:45
Real Sociedad boss David Moyes is sent to the stands as his side are knocked out of the Copa del Rey against Villarreal.

Bradford City 4-0 Millwall

BBC - Wed, 2015-01-14 12:38
Bradford City secure an FA Cup fourth-round glamour tie at Chelsea after beating 10-man Millwall in their third-round replay.

Teacher's sex sentence 'too lenient'

BBC - Wed, 2015-01-14 12:19
A suspended sentence given to a religious studies teacher who had a sex with a pupil may be reviewed by the Attorney General after complaints it is "unduly lenient".

The woes of Fukushima's sake brewers

BBC - Wed, 2015-01-14 12:17
Fukushima disaster hits Japanese rice wine brewers

A quiet revolution in North Korea?

BBC - Wed, 2015-01-14 12:17
The unlikely growth of capitalism in North Korea

VIDEO: Capoue's wonder strike for Spurs

BBC - Wed, 2015-01-14 12:01
Etienne Capoue drills home an equaliser for Spurs as they fight back from two goals down against Burnley in the FA Cup third round.

Climbers inch towards El Capitan peak

BBC - Wed, 2015-01-14 12:01
Two climbers trying to scale the sheer face of El Capitan in Yosemite National Park are inching towards the top of the 3,000ft (914m) peak.

A 'high risk' year for the future of the BBC

BBC - Wed, 2015-01-14 11:53
BBC Director General Tony Hall has warned the future of the corporation is at stake, says David Sillito.