International News

VIDEO: One Direction star caddies for McIlroy

BBC - Wed, 2015-04-08 11:47
Niall Horan, a member of pop group One Direction, says it is a "honour" to caddie for Rory McIlroy in the Par 3 Contest at the Masters in Augusta.

Diverse emojis for iOS8.3 are here

BBC - Wed, 2015-04-08 11:43
Diverse emojis are finally here and this is Newsbeat's guide to how you find them.

US Fed split over interest rate rise

BBC - Wed, 2015-04-08 11:08
Officials at the US's central bank were split about when to raise interest rates, latest minutes from the Federal Reserve reveal.

VIDEO: 'Why I gave up my non-dom status'

BBC - Wed, 2015-04-08 10:27
The BBC's Robert Peston speaks to Labour peer Lord Noon about his decision to give up his non-dom status - which allows some wealthy UK residents to limit the tax paid on earnings outside the country.

VIDEO: Day 10 election campaign highlights

BBC - Wed, 2015-04-08 10:24
A round up of the highlights of day 10 of the election campaign.

Boston marathon bomber found guilty

BBC - Wed, 2015-04-08 10:15
A jury finds Dzhokhar Tsarnaev, surviving brother behind the 2013 Boston Marathon bombings, guilty of plotting to use a weapon of mass destruction.

VIDEO: The scene of the London jewel heist

BBC - Wed, 2015-04-08 10:12
Burglars have used heavy cutting equipment to break into up to 70 safety deposit boxes in a vault in London's jewellery quarter.

Terror police probe preacher murder

BBC - Wed, 2015-04-08 09:56
Counter terrorism police investigate the murder of a Syrian man found with gunshot wounds in a parked car in north-west London.

Is history on McIlroy's side?

BBC - Wed, 2015-04-08 09:53
Rory McIlroy is attempting to become only the sixth man to complete the career Grand Slam of golf's four majors - are the omens with him?

White protesters protect SA statues

BBC - Wed, 2015-04-08 09:49
White South Africans chain themselves to the statues of colonial-era leaders to protect them from being vandalised or removed.

Racist hate crime figures up by 43%

BBC - Wed, 2015-04-08 09:32
Police in Belfast record a 43% increase in racist hate crimes in the space of eight months.

VIDEO: Wardrobe conceals Mexico-US drug tunnel

BBC - Wed, 2015-04-08 09:32
Mexican police have discovered an incomplete tunnel near the Tijuana border crossing with the US, south of San Diego.

No apology in Plaid Nazi slur row

BBC - Wed, 2015-04-08 09:29
A Plaid Cymru election candidate says he has no regrets over an old magazine article, following claims he compared some English-born residents of rural Wales to Nazis.