National / International News

VIDEO: Do you know your World Cup stars?

BBC - Sat, 2015-06-06 02:04
BBC Sport's Sarah Mulkerrins tests the people of Edmonton on their knowledge of the best players at the Women's World Cup.

War veteran returns 'stolen' tank

BBC - Sat, 2015-06-06 02:03
A World War Two veteran returns a model Sherman tank he took from an army camp more than 70 years ago.

VIDEO: How do you make meals in space?

BBC - Sat, 2015-06-06 01:53
Italian astronaut Samantha Cristoforetti has been demonstrating how to make a meal on board the International Space Station.

'Scuffles' at Kiev gay pride rally

BBC - Sat, 2015-06-06 01:06
Two policemen are injured as participants of a gay pride march in Ukraine's capital Kiev are attacked with smoke bombs and tear gas, local media say.

1D play first UK gig without Zayn

BBC - Sat, 2015-06-06 01:06
There were no references to the rumours of the band 'taking a break' as One Direction plays the first UK gig without Zayn Malik.

The Iowa Beyond Hay Bales, Corn Fields And Deep-Fried Butter

NPR News - Sat, 2015-06-06 01:03

Each political season, Iowa attracts candidates and the hoardes of staff and media that follow them. But some wish campaigns would broaden their scope.

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VIDEO: HIGNFY tribute to Charles Kennedy

BBC - Sat, 2015-06-06 00:58
Charles Kennedy was one of the most popular politicians to appear on the satirical quiz show Have I Got News For You.

Rain hits bike world cup training

BBC - Sat, 2015-06-06 00:50
Rain and strong winds have impacted on Saturday's schedule of the UCI Mountain Bike World Cup at Nevis Range near Fort William, say organisers.

Fire crew remains at blaze site

BBC - Sat, 2015-06-06 00:40
A huge fire that burnt on a Bridgend recycling centre throughout Friday is still being dealt with.

VIDEO: Sinkhole swallows US police car

BBC - Sat, 2015-06-06 00:34
A sinkhole has swallowed a police car in Denver, Colorado, following violent storms.

Eddie the Eagle film '90% made up'

BBC - Sat, 2015-06-06 00:28
Britain's most famous ski jumper, Eddie "the Eagle" Edwards, is warned a movie being made about his life is "90% made up".

Derry man beaten in 2006 attack dies

BBC - Sat, 2015-06-06 00:26
Derry man Paul McCauley, who was left in a vegetative state after a sectarian attack in 2006, has died.

VIDEO: How WWII POWs helped disease research

BBC - Sat, 2015-06-06 00:15
Many prisoners of war held captive in Eastern Asia suffered with tropical diseases which their bodies had never been exposed to before.

Saudis 'shoot down' Yemeni missile

BBC - Fri, 2015-06-05 23:57
Saudi Arabia shoots down a Scud missile fired from across the border by Yemen's Houthi rebels and its allies, the state news agency says.

Man injured as motorbike hits wall

BBC - Fri, 2015-06-05 23:38
A man is taken to hospital after a motorbike mounts a kerb and crashes into a wall in Cardiff.

Delays warning over road closures

BBC - Fri, 2015-06-05 23:14
Drivers are warned to expect major delays on the A55 and A483 on the Chester-Wrexham border as carriageways are closed for ongoing improvement works.

VIDEO: Protesters rally against G7 summit

BBC - Fri, 2015-06-05 21:18
Protests have been growing across the southern German region of Bavaria, which is set to host the G7 meeting on Sunday.

Thousands to greet Pope in Bosnia

BBC - Fri, 2015-06-05 21:02
Pope Francis is due in Bosnia-Hercegovina, where he is expected to make a plea for peace and reconciliation in the country.

Farage rallies UKIP for anti-EU push

BBC - Fri, 2015-06-05 20:39
UKIP leader Nigel Farage will present the party as a key voice in the campaign against the UK's membership of the EU, during its first post-election conference.

India, Bangladesh to seal land pact

BBC - Fri, 2015-06-05 20:24
Bangladesh and India are to sign a historic agreement to simplify their common border by exchanging more than 150 enclaves of land.