International News

VIDEO: Inside one of the world's most secretive countries

BBC - Fri, 2015-04-24 01:48
Eritrea is one of the most closed countries in the world, with no independent media or political opposition and a widely criticised human rights record.

VIDEO: App that lets you stream live video

BBC - Fri, 2015-04-24 01:45
BBC Click's Kate Russell tests an app that lets you stream live video from your handset.

Will HSBC really quit the UK?

BBC - Fri, 2015-04-24 01:43
Leaving Britain would be a costly business for Europe’s biggest bank and a significant blow to the prestige of the City.

'Time running out' for Greek deal

BBC - Fri, 2015-04-24 01:33
Eurogroup head Jeroen Dijsselboem warns "time is running is out" for a Greek debt deal as eurozone finance ministers prepare to meet Greek officials.

EU migrant action 'not enough'

BBC - Fri, 2015-04-24 01:28
Human rights groups say new measures agreed by the EU to tackle the migrant crisis in the Mediterranean do not go far enough.

Ship boarded in North Sea drugs raid

BBC - Fri, 2015-04-24 01:26
A ship is being searched at Aberdeen harbour after it was boarded in the North Sea on suspicion of carrying drugs.

VIDEO: Key moments from Armenia ceremony

BBC - Fri, 2015-04-24 01:20
Commemorations are under way in Armenia to mark the centenary of the start of killings of Armenians by Ottoman Turks.

New law 'should not ban buying sex'

BBC - Fri, 2015-04-24 01:20
MSPs back a proposed law on human trafficking but say the buying of sex should not be criminalised as part of the new legislation.

Chile town blanketed in volcanic ash

BBC - Fri, 2015-04-24 01:19
Residents and emergency workers in southern Chile clear ash that has rained down on towns near the Calbuco volcano.

Migrants killed on Macedonia railway

BBC - Fri, 2015-04-24 01:12
Police in Macedonia say at least 14 migrants were killed by an express train as they followed a well-trodden route to western Europe.

VIDEO: Video shows US school stage collapse

BBC - Fri, 2015-04-24 01:10
A stage at a school in Indiana, US, has collapsed during a musical performance, injuring dozens of people.

HSBC considers moving HQ out of UK

BBC - Fri, 2015-04-24 00:33
HSBC is considering moving its headquarters out of London, the bank says in a statement.

Gay should have had life ban - Bolt

BBC - Fri, 2015-04-24 00:31
Jamaica's six-time Olympic champion Usain Bolt says fellow sprinter Tyson Gay should have been banned for life for doping.

O'Sullivan is 'boy who cried wolf'

BBC - Fri, 2015-04-24 00:25
Nobody believes Ronnie O'Sullivan when he says he's going to give up snooker because he says it so often, says Shaun Murphy.

Girl, 3, attacked by family dog

BBC - Fri, 2015-04-24 00:03
A three-year-old girl is airlifted to hospital after being attacked by a family dog, police say.

Several shots fired at house in city

BBC - Thu, 2015-04-23 23:59
Several shots are fired through the living room window of a house in west Belfast.

Comcast 'abandons' Time Warner deal

BBC - Thu, 2015-04-23 23:33
US cable giant Comcast will abandon its proposed $45bn acquisition of rival Time Warner Cable after failing to convince regulators the deal would not harm competition, reports suggest.

Row over remarks by health minister

BBC - Thu, 2015-04-23 23:26
A political row breaks out over remarks made by the Northern Ireland health minister Jim Wells during gay marriage discussion.

In pictures: Sony World Photography Awards 2015

BBC - Thu, 2015-04-23 23:00
Sony World Photography Award winners

'Nothing wrong' with Samuels salute

BBC - Thu, 2015-04-23 22:55
Marlon Samuels should keep having fun at England's expense, says West Indies bowling coach Sir Curtly Ambrose.