International News

Do we have more energy than we can burn?

BBC - Wed, 2015-04-15 15:00
Why energy companies may be worth less than they think

VIDEO: Lib Dems and UKIP: Manifestos in song

BBC - Wed, 2015-04-15 14:56
Comedian Jake Yapp closes BBC Newsnight programme with his musical rendition of the Lib Dems and UKIP election manifestos.

US trial over Chile singer's killing

BBC - Wed, 2015-04-15 14:52
A US judge orders a former Chilean army officer face trial in connection with the killing of folk singer Victor Jara as the military regime took power.

Ukraine ex-president ally found dead

BBC - Wed, 2015-04-15 14:39
A Ukrainian opposition politician is found dead in Kiev - the latest supporter of the former government to have died in suspicious circumstances.

VIDEO: Who actually reads an election manifesto?

BBC - Wed, 2015-04-15 14:39
The political parties have been launching their election manifestos, but do voters read them? BBC Newsnight's Emily Maitlis has been finding out.

How to register to vote

BBC - Wed, 2015-04-15 14:35
The deadline to register to vote in the UK's general election is 20 April. Here's how to register.

'Submarine towed fishing trawler'

BBC - Wed, 2015-04-15 14:08
The skipper of a fishing trawler says the boat was towed by a submarine 18 miles off the coast of Ardglass, County Down, on Wednesday afternoon.

GM protected from switch lawsuits

BBC - Wed, 2015-04-15 14:00
A judge rules that General Motors is protected from dozens of lawsuits over faulty ignitions switches as a result of its 2009 bankruptcy filing.

Nottingham Forest 1-3 Watford

BBC - Wed, 2015-04-15 13:59
Watford go level on points with second-placed Norwich in the Championship after a comprehensive win at Nottingham Forest.

England extend lead over West Indies

BBC - Wed, 2015-04-15 13:36
England recover from another top-order collapse to move into a dominant position in the first Test against West Indies.

VIDEO: What Russians want to ask Putin

BBC - Wed, 2015-04-15 13:27
Russian President Vladimir Putin holds his annual phone in on Thursday. Over a million people have already submitted questions.

VIDEO: Soldier's letters home from Gallipoli

BBC - Wed, 2015-04-15 13:12
Artist Idris Murphy talks about his grandfather's experiences at Gallipoli, and how he and other Australian artists have commemorated the events in the bloody campaign.

FC Porto 3-1 Bayern Munich

BBC - Wed, 2015-04-15 12:59
Porto shock Bayern Munich to hold a first leg lead in an entertaining Champions League quarter-final tie.

Street fashion: Tokyo Camera Style

BBC - Wed, 2015-04-15 12:53
John Sypal's pictures of the cameras used by photographers on the streets of Tokyo.

Paris St-Germain 1-3 Barcelona

BBC - Wed, 2015-04-15 12:53
Barcelona will take a two-goal lead to the Nou Camp after a first-leg win at Paris St-Germain in the Champions League.

Pavoni wins stunning medley gold

BBC - Wed, 2015-04-15 12:41
Roberto Pavoni swims a lifetime best to secure British 200m medley gold and a place in the GB World Championships team.

Fragapane and Downie reach finals

BBC - Wed, 2015-04-15 12:27
Claudia Fragapane and Ellie Downie qualify for the all-around final at the European Gymnastics Championships.

First quintuplet sisters born in US

BBC - Wed, 2015-04-15 12:16
Hospital officials say that five baby girls in Texas have set a new record by becoming the first quintuplet sisters born in the US.

VIDEO: Gyrocopter lands on US Capitol lawn

BBC - Wed, 2015-04-15 11:43
A small aircraft known as a gyrocopter has landed on the west lawn of the US Capitol building.

Baby rape plot was 'pie in the sky'

BBC - Wed, 2015-04-15 11:30
A paedophile accused of conspiring to rape a baby tells a court in Bristol the alleged plan was "fantasy" and "pie in the sky".