International News

Broad hurts ankle in Windies warm-up

BBC - Wed, 2015-04-08 09:12
Stuart Broad suffers an injury scare on the first day of England's final Test warm-up against a St Kitts & Nevis XI.

VIDEO: The rush to flee Yemen's capital

BBC - Wed, 2015-04-08 09:11
The BBC's Orla Guerin flies into Yemen on board an Air India flight to rescue people trapped in Yemen's war-torn capital Sanaa.

Scots braced to make a difference

BBC - Wed, 2015-04-08 09:08
The realisation that Scottish votes could be key to the outcome of the election has energised the campaign north of the border, Laura Kuenssberg writes.

Aintree set for Grand National meeting

BBC - Wed, 2015-04-08 09:08
The 2015 Grand National meeting starts on Thursday with champion jockey AP McCoy riding at the three-day fixture for the final time.

PL video technology 'in five years'

BBC - Wed, 2015-04-08 09:06
Premier League matches are set for video technology within five years, according to the Dutch FA who are conducting trials.

The secrets of Hatton Garden

BBC - Wed, 2015-04-08 09:01
Secrets behind the doors of London's Hatton Garden

New approach against HIV 'promising'

BBC - Wed, 2015-04-08 09:00
The first human trial of a new type of HIV therapy suggests it could be a promising weapon in the fight against the virus.

A chaotic day for Nigel Farage

BBC - Wed, 2015-04-08 08:42
It's been a chaotic day on the campaign trail for Nigel Farage, who met Joey Essex and was forced to cancel an event in a pub due to protests.

Coe opponent Bubka launches IAAF bid

BBC - Wed, 2015-04-08 08:41
Sergey Bubka launches his manifesto for election to the IAAF presidency, ahead of his race against Sebastian Coe.

VIDEO: Cameron fails to impress school girl

BBC - Wed, 2015-04-08 08:32
David Cameron's story-telling skills appear to have left one pupil un impressed on a visit to a primary school near Bolton today.

World champ Brook set to face Gavin

BBC - Wed, 2015-04-08 08:18
Kell Brook is set to defend his IBF world welterweight title against Frankie Gavin at the O2 Arena in London on 30 May.

Apple releases iCloud Photos app

BBC - Wed, 2015-04-08 08:11
A new photo storage app from Apple automatically stores full-resolution images in the cloud and lower quality ones on mobile devices.

Poldark to return for second outing

BBC - Wed, 2015-04-08 08:04
The BBC announces a second series of Poldark, based on the 18th Century-set novels of Winston Graham.

Protests over S Carolina shooting

BBC - Wed, 2015-04-08 08:01
Protests are being held in South Carolina over the fatal shooting of an unarmed man by a police officer, who has been charged with murder.

Drones stream live video to YouTube

BBC - Wed, 2015-04-08 08:00
The world's bestselling drone firm unveils new models that are easier to take off and land and stream footage to YouTube Live.

Million go online to register to vote

BBC - Wed, 2015-04-08 07:57
More than one million people have applied online to register to vote in the space of just over three weeks, says the Electoral Commission.

UK turns down mediation over Marbles

BBC - Wed, 2015-04-08 07:50
The UK government and the British Museum turn down an offer of mediation in their dispute with Greece over the Parthenon sculptures known as the Elgin Marbles.

'Huge suffering' in Yarmouk camp

BBC - Wed, 2015-04-08 07:48
No access to drinking water, few doctors and indiscriminate bombing are creating a "disastrous situation" in the Yarmouk refugee camp in Damascus.

VIDEO: Jewels heist 'cleverly masterminded'

BBC - Wed, 2015-04-08 07:15
James Riley, who represents Britain's gem industry, says the raid on a safety deposit vault in London's jewellery district is ''a very cleverly masterminded crime''.

Sutton to fight match-fixing claims

BBC - Wed, 2015-04-08 07:02
John Sutton plans to appeal match-fixing allegations and claims he has been made a scapegoat by snooker's authorities.