International News

Murphy to remain Scots Labour leader

BBC - Fri, 2015-05-08 02:51
Jim Murphy promises to fight on as Scottish Labour leader after his party was routed by the SNP amid a historic landslide general election victory,

VIDEO: Nigel Farage resigns as UKIP leader

BBC - Fri, 2015-05-08 02:49
Nigel Farage has confirmed he will be stepping down as UKIP leader after failing to win Thanet South from the Conservatives.

Hackers deface Nazi camp website

BBC - Fri, 2015-05-08 02:38
Hackers put images of child abuse on the website of the Mauthausen concentration camp in Austria - one of the Nazis' most notorious murder sites.

UK trade deficit narrows in March

BBC - Fri, 2015-05-08 02:36
The UK trade deficit narrowed to £2.8bn in March from £3.3bn in February, figures from the Office for National Statistics show.

VIDEO: Farage fails to win Thanet South

BBC - Fri, 2015-05-08 02:36
The UKIP leader Nigel Farage fails to win a seat in Thanet South, but says despite not winning, "a weight has been lifted from his shoulders"

Channel 4 beats ITV election ratings

BBC - Fri, 2015-05-08 02:35
Channel 4's Alternative Election Night, hosted by David Mitchell and Jeremy Paxman, beats ITV in the ratings, while BBC One's coverage dominates early overnight ratings.

Amazon details drone delivery plans

BBC - Fri, 2015-05-08 02:16
More details about how Amazon's proposed delivery drones will work have been published by the US Patent Office.

Cross-stitching the general election

BBC - Fri, 2015-05-08 02:09
As the political map of the UK changes colour, one man has made it his mission to cross-stitch the election.

Election 2015: BBC analysis round-up

BBC - Fri, 2015-05-08 02:01
A summary of analysis from BBC correspondents to the results of the general election, and their implications.

Sturridge to return in September

BBC - Fri, 2015-05-08 01:49
Liverpool manager Brendan Rodgers expects Daniel Sturridge to resume training in September after a hip operation.

Rosberg tops Spain first practice

BBC - Fri, 2015-05-08 01:47
Nico Rosberg beats Lewis Hamilton in Spanish Grand Prix first practice, as Susie Wolff drives for Williams.

Mother in battle for daughter's eggs

BBC - Fri, 2015-05-08 01:44
A mother launches a legal battle for access to her dead daughter's frozen eggs, so she can carry her own grandchild.

Man denies machete attack murder bid

BBC - Fri, 2015-05-08 01:42
A man denies attempting to murder a Tesco shopper in a machete and hammer attack in January.

Envoys killed in Pakistan air crash

BBC - Fri, 2015-05-08 01:37
A Pakistan military helicopter crashes, killing six people including Norwegian and Philippine ambassadors, in the north, the army says.

India nun rape 'mastermind' arrested

BBC - Fri, 2015-05-08 01:36
Indian police say they have arrested the main suspect in the rape of an elderly nun in West Bengal.

Civil rights singer Guy Carawan dies

BBC - Fri, 2015-05-08 01:25
Folk musician Guy Carawan, whose rendition of the song We Shall Overcome became an anthem of the US civil rights movement, dies aged 87.