International News

Iran upbeat on nuclear talks

BBC - Sat, 2015-03-21 02:15
Iran's President Hassan Rouhani says progress in talks with the US and other world powers could lead to a final deal in the dispute over its nuclear programme.

Why IS wants to expand into Yemen

BBC - Sat, 2015-03-21 02:09
If Islamic State is really behind the Sanaa bombings, it could lead to further sectarian violence in Yemen, says Barak Mendelsohn from Haverford College.

Riaz and Watson punished for clash

BBC - Sat, 2015-03-21 02:02
Pakistan's Wahab Riaz and Australia's Shane Watson are fined for their confrontation in Friday's World Cup quarter-final.

Police plea for child abuse witnesses

BBC - Sat, 2015-03-21 01:47
The Metropolitan Police launches a fresh appeal for witnesses to come forward in its investigations into historical child sex abuse.

Woman held by terror police charged

BBC - Sat, 2015-03-21 01:23
A British woman arrested by counter-terrorism officers at Luton Airport earlier this week is charged with an identity document offence.

The Staves: 'Bon Iver gave us cabin fever'

BBC - Sat, 2015-03-21 01:19
How recording with Bon Iver nearly drove The Staves crazy

School stability called for by union

BBC - Sat, 2015-03-21 01:17
Continuous change has made it impossible to tell how well England's schools are performing, a headteachers' conference will hear today.

France polls: A step closer to power for the National Front?

BBC - Sat, 2015-03-21 01:16
National Front gains are changing France's political landscape

VIDEO: Severn Valley railway marks 50 years

BBC - Sat, 2015-03-21 01:05
The Severn Valley railway is marking its 50th anniversary of preserving steam trains.

Kurdish leader to reveal peace plan

BBC - Sat, 2015-03-21 01:05
Abdullah Ocalan, the jailed leader of Turkey's main Kurdish rebel group, is set to announce a "road map" for the peace process.

VIDEO: Campsite offers cliff-side bed

BBC - Sat, 2015-03-21 01:02
A new campsite in Wales is offering people the chance to sleep on the side of a cliff.

'Human Shrub' protects green spaces

BBC - Sat, 2015-03-21 00:31
A mysterious eco-activist calling himself the Human Shrub is vowing to keep a watch over Colchester's green spaces.

Funeral for death crash teenager

BBC - Sat, 2015-03-21 00:27
The funeral of a teenager who died along with two friends in a crash, which also killed the passenger of another car will be held in Vale of Glamorgan.

Fly-tippers could face on-spot fines

BBC - Sat, 2015-03-21 00:20
On-the-spot fines for fly-tippers could be introduced in a bid to tackle the growing problem of rubbish being dumped across Wales.

City prepares for king's reburial

BBC - Sat, 2015-03-21 00:16
Thousands of people are expected to descend on Leicester as the reburial of King Richard III gets under way on Sunday.

What is wrong with unhappy Ronaldo?

BBC - Fri, 2015-03-20 23:01
El Clasico takes place on Sunday with the world's best player angry and struggling for form. So why is Cristiano Ronaldo unhappy?

Police shoot attacker at US airport

BBC - Fri, 2015-03-20 21:09
US security staff shoot a knife-wielding man at New Orleans international airport after he tried to storm a checkpoint.

Guptill hits highest World Cup score

BBC - Fri, 2015-03-20 20:55
New Zealand's Martin Guptill makes the highest score in a World Cup match by smashing 237 against West Indies.

Lib Dems won't want coalition - Steel

BBC - Fri, 2015-03-20 20:14
The former Liberal leader Lord Steel has said "the most" Liberal Democrats would accept in another hung parliament is a confidence and supply deal.

VIDEO: 'No mood' for second Lib Dem coalition

BBC - Fri, 2015-03-20 20:13
A senior Liberal Democrat peer and former party leader has said there is "no mood" in the party to be part of a second coalition.