National / International News

Messi 'sorry' Neymar misses Copa

BBC - Sun, 2015-06-21 01:29
Argentina captain Lionel Messi is "sorry" banned Brazil forward and Barcelona team-mate Neymar will miss the Copa America.

Hill, 16, sets 100m youth record

BBC - Sun, 2015-06-21 01:23
Sixteen-year-old Candace Hill runs a time that would have seen her finish seventh in the women's 100m at the 2012 Olympics.

Balcony victims' bodies brought back

BBC - Sun, 2015-06-21 01:20
The bodies of four students who died in a balcony collapse in Berkeley, California are being brought back to Ireland on Sunday morning.

'Bold England energised for Ashes'

BBC - Sun, 2015-06-21 00:56
England's one-day game has transformed but they will have to be at their best to beat Australia, says Jonathan Agnew.

Rail station sex attacker hunted

BBC - Sun, 2015-06-21 00:51
A sex attack on a 17-year-old girl at Cathays rail station in Cardiff is being investigated by British Transport Police.

Three killed in house blaze

BBC - Sun, 2015-06-21 00:51
Three people have died in a house fire in Derbyshire, police say.

Cyclists taking part in Gran Fondo

BBC - Sun, 2015-06-21 00:49
Thousands of cyclists in Northern Ireland are taking part in a Giro d'Italia spin-off event on Sunday.

Man critical after brothers attacked

BBC - Sun, 2015-06-21 00:49
A man in his 20s is in a critical condition after being assaulted in south Belfast on Saturday night.

Biker dies in collision with car

BBC - Sun, 2015-06-21 00:45
A man dies after his motorbike collides with a car on an unclassified road in Aberdeenshire.

Arrests after 300 attend house party

BBC - Sun, 2015-06-21 00:15
Two teenage boys are arrested as 300 people attend a private house party in east London.

Modi enlists yoga for 'brand India'

BBC - Sun, 2015-06-21 00:06
India's PM Narendra Modi is hoping World Yoga Day boosts the country's image abroad - and perhaps his own, the BBC's Justin Rowlatt writes.

Thousands gather to mark solstice

BBC - Sat, 2015-06-20 23:57
More than 20,000 gather at Stonehenge to mark this year's summer solstice, police say.

Death of man, 34, treated as murder

BBC - Sat, 2015-06-20 23:55
Police are treating the death of a 34-year-old man in Hamilton on Friday evening as murder.

Ward outclasses Smith in comeback

BBC - Sat, 2015-06-20 23:53
Unbeaten Andre Ward's return after 19 months out ends in a convincing win over Britain's Paul Smith in California.

Welsh roots key to ex-PM's politics

BBC - Sat, 2015-06-20 23:37
Welsh family ties shaped Julia Gillard's politics which led her to become Australia's first female prime minister, she tells BBC Wales while reflecting on her father's life in the Neath Valley.

VIDEO: Summer solstice brings glorious sunrise

BBC - Sat, 2015-06-20 23:33
Thousands of revellers have been marking the Summer solstice, the longest day of the year, by watching the sun rise over Stonehenge.

VIDEO: Daredevils compete in Wingsuit World Cup

BBC - Sat, 2015-06-20 23:19
Wingsuits are a relatively recent invention, but the extreme sport's popularity is booming and 2105 saw the inaugural Wingsuit World Cup held in Wiltshire.

Sunday's gossip column

BBC - Sat, 2015-06-20 23:17
Manchester United close in on Schweinsteiger, Manchester City to make £50m Sterling bid, new deal for Wilshere, plus more.

VIDEO: Moment Waterloo news reached Britain

BBC - Sat, 2015-06-20 22:37
The moment news of Napoleon's defeat reached the shores of Britain in 1815 is being re-enacted, concluding a week of commemorations.

Al-Shabab launch Mogadishu attack

BBC - Sat, 2015-06-20 22:33
Somali jihadist group al-Shabab launches a major attack on an intelligence headquarters in the capital Mogadishu.

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