International News

Top seed Wilson loses in first round

BBC - Mon, 2015-01-05 06:05
Top seed James Wilson loses to Swedish supermarket manager Peter Sajwani in round one of the BDO World Championships.

VIDEO: Lebanon's Syrian refugees - the figures

BBC - Mon, 2015-01-05 06:04
Lebanon has introduced new restrictions on Syrian refugees entering the country to try to limit the flow of people escaping the civil war.

German inflation at five-year low

BBC - Mon, 2015-01-05 06:02
Inflation in Germany fell to its lowest level in more than five years in December, official figures have shown.

EastEnders cleared of Ofcom breach

BBC - Mon, 2015-01-05 05:49
The BBC defends its recent rape storyline after 278 complaints are made following Monday's episode.

Men jailed over taxi hunt murder

BBC - Mon, 2015-01-05 05:29
The killers of a stabbing victim who was hunted down in a taxi have been jailed after they admitted charges of murder and culpable homicide.

VIDEO: Christmas tree treat for zoo lions

BBC - Mon, 2015-01-05 05:27
A zoo in Cambridgeshire is helping people get rid of their Christmas trees this year by donating the trees to the lions to play with.

Life for custody battle wife killer

BBC - Mon, 2015-01-05 05:26
A man who "brutally" battered to death his ex-wife to get custody of their son is given a life sentence for murder.

VIDEO: Family 'wiped out' in AirAsia crash

BBC - Mon, 2015-01-05 05:08
Seven members of the same family who were on board AirAsia QZ8501 are mourned as the search for the plane's "black box" flight recorder continues.

Adams resigns as Norwich manager

BBC - Mon, 2015-01-05 05:03
Norwich City boss Neil Adams resigns as manager, with Mike Phelan taking temporary charge of the Championship side.

Philae comet lander eludes discovery

BBC - Mon, 2015-01-05 04:54
The precise location of the Europe's Philae comet lander continues to evade detection despite an intense imaging campaign by the Rosetta satellite.

Further fuel price cuts this week

BBC - Mon, 2015-01-05 04:53
All four big supermarkets announce that further fuel price cuts will take effect this week, bringing petrol ever closer to £1 a litre.

VIDEO: Tennant on Broadchurch success

BBC - Mon, 2015-01-05 04:52
Actor David Tennant tells BBC Radio 4's Front Row he did not expect ITV crime drama Broadchurch to become ''part of the national conversation''.

VIDEO: Odds cut on second election in 2015

BBC - Mon, 2015-01-05 04:42
Bookies cut the odds on a second general election in 2015, if there is no overall majority for any party on 7 May.

Day in pictures: 5 January 2015

BBC - Mon, 2015-01-05 04:33
Images from around the world: 5 January

Scots parties get campaigns started

BBC - Mon, 2015-01-05 04:32
Scotland's political parties fire the UK election starting gun, ahead of voters going to the polls in May.

Murray wins opener in scorching heat

BBC - Mon, 2015-01-05 04:32
Andy Murray makes a winning start to his Australian campaign with victory over Benoit Paire at the Hopman Cup.

VIDEO: Two dead after Kenyan building collapse

BBC - Mon, 2015-01-05 04:26
At least two people died after an eight-storey residential building collapsed in the Kenyan capital Nairobi late on Sunday.

Woman and singer shared abuse images

BBC - Mon, 2015-01-05 04:26
A woman goes on trial accused of encouraging rock singer Ian Watkins to distribute indecent images of children.

Aldi chocolate in salmonella scare

BBC - Mon, 2015-01-05 04:24
Supermarket Aldi issues a product recall after salmonella is found in a batch of chocolate.

Woman's body found at junior school

BBC - Mon, 2015-01-05 04:08
Three people are arrested after body of woman in her 20s is found in the grounds of a school in Shrewsbury.