International News

Major warns of Labour-SNP 'mayhem'

BBC - Mon, 2015-04-20 15:03
Former Prime Minister John Major is to enter the election campaign and claim that a Labour government propped up by the SNP would be a "recipe for mayhem".

VIDEO: Meet the royal baby 'superfans'

BBC - Mon, 2015-04-20 15:02
Ardent royal fans have begun gathering outside St Mary's Hospital in Paddington ahead of the birth of the Duchess of Cambridge's second baby.

VIDEO: The Sumatran rhino in need of a mate

BBC - Mon, 2015-04-20 15:01
The Borneo Rhino Alliance are trying to find a suitable mate for a Sumatran rhino.

Action call over grocery pricing

BBC - Mon, 2015-04-20 15:00
Consumer body Which? demands action from regulator over "confusing and misleading" supermarket pricing.

Chilcot report release date uncertain

BBC - Mon, 2015-04-20 14:59
The official inquiry into the 2003 Iraq War may not publish its long-awaited report this year, BBC Newsnight has learned.

Bingham repels Williams challenge

BBC - Mon, 2015-04-20 14:55
Stuart Bingham holds off a gutsy challenge from Robbie Williams to earn a place in the second round of the World Championship.

The tech that rocks the cradle

BBC - Mon, 2015-04-20 14:54
The tech that rocks the cradle

Utah woman jailed for killing babies

BBC - Mon, 2015-04-20 14:31
A Utah woman who admitted killing six of her own babies and hiding their bodies in her garage is sentenced to up to life in prison.

Solar plane aims for Chinese coast

BBC - Mon, 2015-04-20 14:15
The round-the-world, fuel-free aeroplane, Solar Impulse, head to Nanjing to prepare for an epic Pacific crossing.

Man charged after republican speech

BBC - Mon, 2015-04-20 14:11
A 33-year-old man is charged with encouraging terrorism and supporting a proscribed organisation.

VIDEO: Greek residents aid migrant rescue

BBC - Mon, 2015-04-20 13:54
Greek coastguards and locals have rescued around 80 migrants whose boat ran aground off the island of Rhodes.

VIDEO: Man hurt in London building collapse

BBC - Mon, 2015-04-20 13:48
A 56-year-old man is injured after a building in the Holborn area of London collapses.

UKIP wants BBC fee cut by two thirds

BBC - Mon, 2015-04-20 13:48
The BBC should be 'cut back to the bone' and the licence fee reduced by two thirds, according to UKIP leader Nigel Farage.

NI midwives vote for strike action

BBC - Mon, 2015-04-20 13:22
Midwives in Northern Ireland vote to strike on 30 April, in a dispute over pay.

Labour plans nurses recruitment drive

BBC - Mon, 2015-04-20 13:19
Labour would launch an emergency recruitment drive to get 1,000 more nurses into training this year if they win the election, Ed Miliband will say.

Army supplies fall from helicopter

BBC - Mon, 2015-04-20 13:15
Army supplies including hot sauce and chewing gum fall from a Chinook helicopter into a Cardiff field.

Lamb with five legs born on farm

BBC - Mon, 2015-04-20 12:44
A lamb with five legs is born at a farm in mid Wales.

Teen 'groomed friend for terror plot'

BBC - Mon, 2015-04-20 12:05
A teenager 'ruthlessly exploited' a young man in a plot to carry out a murder similar to that of Fusilier Lee Rigby, a court has heard.

Team GB announce relay squads

BBC - Mon, 2015-04-20 12:05
Great Britain will take a team of 22 to the World Relay Championships in the Bahamas on 2 and 3 May.

'Hamilton now has a different aura'

BBC - Mon, 2015-04-20 11:28
A relaxed Lewis Hamilton remains dominant but Kimi Raikkonen & McLaren have upped their games, says the BBC's David Coulthard.

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