International News

Murdered couple's killer on the run

BBC - Mon, 2015-03-16 08:42
One of the killers of a couple from Denbighshire is reported to be on the run.

Crufts dog 'was poisoned in Belgium'

BBC - Mon, 2015-03-16 08:37
Dog who died after competing at Crufts appears to have ingested poison in Belgium, Kennel Club says

Flat racing title dates to be moved

BBC - Mon, 2015-03-16 08:35
Flat racing's Jockeys' Championship will now take place between May and October and offer cash prizes to the winning jockeys.

Man admits Fiennes scissor killing

BBC - Mon, 2015-03-16 08:28
A man who stabbed a member of the Fiennes family in the heart with a pair of scissors is sentenced to an indefinite hospital.

Man admits dangerous driving death

BBC - Mon, 2015-03-16 08:27
A Fife street cleaner who reversed over an OAP and dragged her along the road, which killed her, admits death by dangerous driving.

Italy arrests over construction deals

BBC - Mon, 2015-03-16 08:15
Italian police arrest four people and raid dozens of premises over suspicious public works contracts worth some €25m (£18m; $26m).

Assad calls for US action on talks

BBC - Mon, 2015-03-16 07:49
Syria's president is awaiting "actions" from the US after Secretary of State John Kerry says negotiations to end the country's war should include him.

Teen in 'racist' Welbeck tweet arrest

BBC - Mon, 2015-03-16 07:39
A teenager is arrested by police investigating a racist tweet aimed at Arsenal striker Danny Welbeck.

VIDEO: Did US tycoon 'kill them all'?

BBC - Mon, 2015-03-16 07:39
Police arrest an American millionaire from a prominent New York family on suspicion of murder after he appears to admit to several killings in a recording.

The Crow cult film remake in Cardiff

BBC - Mon, 2015-03-16 07:32
Cult 90s film The Crow will be remade at the Pinewood Studios in Cardiff, the first minister announces.

SA rapper's killer freed on bail

BBC - Mon, 2015-03-16 07:30
A South African court grants bail to a woman who pleads not guilty to a charge of murdering hip-hop star Nkululeko 'Flabba' Habedi.

Poll to find first bird for Britain

BBC - Mon, 2015-03-16 07:25
Votes can now be cast in an online poll to choose what could become Britain's first national bird.

'Jihadist' denies recruiting girls

BBC - Mon, 2015-03-16 07:24
The parents of a so-called "jihadi bride" from Scotland say their daughter denies recruiting three London girls to the cause of Islamic State.

Murder suspect to be extradited

BBC - Mon, 2015-03-16 06:59
A man suspected of murdering a woman in a Cardiff hotel room on New Year's Eve is to be extradited at the end of the month.

Why Blair could never succeed in the Middle East

BBC - Mon, 2015-03-16 06:49
The Quartet's Middle East envoy Tony Blair could never bring peace to the region, writes the BBC's Paul Adams.

Web servers stage Pratchett tribute

BBC - Mon, 2015-03-16 06:33
A long-running tribute to late fantasy author Terry Pratchett is being staged with the help of some of the web's servers

Boston breaks snowiest winter record

BBC - Mon, 2015-03-16 06:30
This season, the US city saw more snowfall than any winter since 1872, when records were first kept.

VIDEO: BBC visits Boko Haram ghost towns

BBC - Mon, 2015-03-16 06:02
After years of violence in north-east Nigeria, military forces from Nigeria, Cameroon, Chad and Niger have been taking back towns lost to Boko Haram, the BBC's Tomi Oladipo reports.

Ed Miliband: No coalition with SNP

BBC - Mon, 2015-03-16 05:41
Labour leader Ed Miliband rules out a coalition with the SNP, saying there are "big differences" between the parties.

Venezuela decree powers divide opinion

BBC - Mon, 2015-03-16 05:38
Venezuelan opposition politicians slam a new law which grants President Nicolas Maduro the power to govern by decree until 31 December.