International News

Ukraine conflict: Back to Minsk with so much at stake

BBC - Wed, 2015-02-11 02:17
Leaders meeting in Minsk know the bitter consequences of failing to find a way to de-escalate the Ukraine conflict, the BBC's Lyse Doucet reports.

Your pictures: Shadows

BBC - Wed, 2015-02-11 02:15
Readers' photographs on the theme of shadows

North misses Wales game in Scotland

BBC - Wed, 2015-02-11 02:05
Recovering Wales wing George North is out of the team to face Scotland in the Six Nations and replaced by Liam Williams.

Illegal excavations 'damage' Wall

BBC - Wed, 2015-02-11 01:58
Unlawful excavations along Hadrian's Wall are having a "damaging effect" on North East culture and archaeology, heritage groups warn.

Fifty Shades film 'better than book'

BBC - Wed, 2015-02-11 01:54
First reviews of mummy-porn romance Fifty Shades of Grey say the film is better than the book it is based on.

Where is the deal between Athens and Berlin?

BBC - Wed, 2015-02-11 01:47
Is the Greek finance minister Yanis Varoufakis talking nonsense when he claims he offers a solution for the whole eurozone?

A&E intervention 'responsible move'

BBC - Wed, 2015-02-11 01:40
The first minister says a decision to intervene at a hospital that failed to meet accident and emergency waiting times targets was a "responsible move".

Pink van not patronising - Harman

BBC - Wed, 2015-02-11 01:21
Harriet Harman insists Labour's pink campaign van will help it reach women voters as social media users attack it as "patronising".

City venues to share grand prix

BBC - Wed, 2015-02-11 01:04
Glasgow and Birmingham will share the hosting of the Indoor Grand Prix between 2016 and 2020.

Sky shares down after football deal

BBC - Wed, 2015-02-11 00:47
Sky shares open down more than 4% after it agrees to pay £4.1bn to show live Premier League football between 2016 and 2019.

Migrants missing in Mediterranean

BBC - Wed, 2015-02-11 00:41
More than 200 migrants are missing after their boats sink off in Mediterranean, the UN refugee agency says.

'Nobody more sophisticated than me'

BBC - Wed, 2015-02-11 00:35
West Ham boss Sam Allardyce says there is no more sophisticated manager in the Premier League than him.

Murder police search field for girl

BBC - Wed, 2015-02-11 00:32
Police investigating the suspected murder of a teenager who has been missing for more than seven years are searching a field in Blackpool.

TV rights deal 'hurts England team'

BBC - Wed, 2015-02-11 00:16
Former Tottenham chairman Lord Sugar says the England team will be damaged by the £5.14bn Premier League TV rights deal.

Two women die in separate crashes

BBC - Tue, 2015-02-10 23:49
Two women die in separate crashes in counties Antrim and Down.

Safer banking tips for disabled people

BBC - Tue, 2015-02-10 23:40
The people who have to reveal their Pin numbers to others

Boy dies after being knocked down

BBC - Tue, 2015-02-10 23:32
A nine-year-old boy has died after being struck by a car on the A92 in Glenrothes early on Tuesday evening.

Cheaper oil 'will not boost growth'

BBC - Tue, 2015-02-10 23:21
Lower oil prices will fail to give a "significant boost" to global growth in the next two years, according to a report by Moody's.

Patients 'on trolleys for 12 hours'

BBC - Tue, 2015-02-10 22:35
Critical care and emergency services at Bristol's new £430m hospital are criticised by a health watchdog.

VIDEO: Australia wins Eurovision 'wildcard'

BBC - Tue, 2015-02-10 22:09
Australia is to compete in the 2015 Eurovision Song Contest, organisers confirm.