International News

Mumbai 'mastermind' freed in Pakistan

BBC - Fri, 2015-04-10 02:36
Zakiur Rehman Lakhvi, the suspected mastermind of the 2008 Mumbai terror attacks, is released on bail in Pakistan, drawing a protest from India.

'Bending down' man hit by Tube train

BBC - Fri, 2015-04-10 02:36
A man who is believed to have been hit by a rush-hour Tube train while bending down to pick up a bag sustains life-threatening head injuries.

McCoy win could cost bookies £50m

BBC - Fri, 2015-04-10 02:34
AP McCoy could cost the bookmakers £50m if he wins the Grand National, while Nina Carberry is hoping to make Aintree history.

Women to make Boat Race history

BBC - Fri, 2015-04-10 02:30
Female crews representing Oxford and Cambridge will row the same Boat Race course on the same day as the men for the first time.

Severe tornado kills one in Illinois

BBC - Fri, 2015-04-10 02:29
A tornado kills one person and injures seven more in a small town in northern Illinois, as US states are hit by severe weather.

VIDEO: LIVE: Ed Miliband and Jim Murphy speech

BBC - Fri, 2015-04-10 02:23
LIVE: Labour leader Ed Miliband and Scottish Labour leader Jim Murphy hold a joint news conference in Edinburgh.

Police probe 'car scam' stabbings

BBC - Fri, 2015-04-10 02:18
Police continue their investigations into the attempted murder of two men who had travelled to Edinburgh to buy a car.

Wolf Hall divides Broadway critics

BBC - Fri, 2015-04-10 01:57
The Royal Shakespeare Company's production of Hilary Mantel's Wolf Hall gets a mixed reception from New York critics as it opens on Broadway.

Athletes die in Morocco collision

BBC - Fri, 2015-04-10 01:47
A head-on collision between a coach and lorry in Morocco has killed 31 people, many of them young athletes, officials say.

Crews remain at scene of wildfire

BBC - Fri, 2015-04-10 01:47
Firefighters remain at the scene of a wildfire near water treatment works at Dornoch in Sutherland.

VIDEO: Lifeboat retrieves golden retriever

BBC - Fri, 2015-04-10 01:45
How a Lifeboat crew saved a golden retriever from being swept out to sea

Gaza police seize Banksy artwork

BBC - Fri, 2015-04-10 01:45
Police in Gaza confiscate a door bearing graffiti by UK artist Banksy after its original owner said he had been tricked into selling it.

Singleton pulls out of Tupac biopic

BBC - Fri, 2015-04-10 01:39
Oscar-nominated film director John Singleton pulls out of the forthcoming biopic of the late rapper Tupac Shakur.

VIDEO: Women's Boat Race makes history

BBC - Fri, 2015-04-10 01:37
For the first time in the history of the Oxford versus Cambridge boat race, women will race on the same day and the same course as the men.

Extra flights tackle strike backlog

BBC - Fri, 2015-04-10 01:34
Easyjet will run "rescue" flights and may put bigger planes on busy routes to deal with the after-effects of two-day strike action by French air traffic controllers.

Why derby won't help Man City - Savage

BBC - Fri, 2015-04-10 01:25
Robbie Savage on why Sunday's derby comes at the wrong time for Manchester City as they try to rediscover their best form.

UK industrial output edges higher

BBC - Fri, 2015-04-10 01:23
UK industrial output rose by just 0.1% in February, according to the latest figures from the Office for National Statistics.

FTSE 100 back near record high

BBC - Fri, 2015-04-10 01:01
The FTSE 100 approaches its record high, with drug firm Shire the top riser after it says US regulators are to give an eye treatment a priority review.

Tributes for cricket legend Benaud

BBC - Fri, 2015-04-10 00:58
The world pays tribute to Richie Benaud, the former Australia captain and legendary cricket commentator, who has died aged 84.

Pakistan votes for Yemen neutrality

BBC - Fri, 2015-04-10 00:51
Pakistan parliament calls for neutrality in Yemen conflict, snubbing Saudi Arabia's request to join anti-Houthi coalition.