2BR News

Contact the News Team:
Tel: 01254 350360

World News headlines

Gunfire and explosions at start of Nigeria's presidential election

Nigeria's election began with gunfire and explosions as President Muhammadu Buhari seeks a second term.

Running battles on Venezuela border over aid after Branson concert as soldiers quit posts

Battles between protesters and Venezuela's national guard are taking place on the border with Colombia as trucks try to deliver tonnes of emergency aid.

Dozens die from tainted alcohol in India

Another 84 people have died after drinking tainted alcohol in India.

Meghan's baby shower flowers given to child cancer patients

Flowers designed by the Duchess of Sussex and her best friends at her baby shower were donated to child cancer patients and elderly men.

The Favourite: How a story in a  London newspaper led to 10 Oscar nominations

The Favourite: How a story in a London newspaper led to 10 Oscar nominations

They say fact is stranger than fiction and that is certainly true of the film The Favourite.

Can music save Venezuela? Richard Branson hopes so

Can music save Venezuela? Richard Branson hopes so

On the Colombian border with Venezuela, a sense of giddy hope filled the air.

Pablo Escobar: Home that belonged to 'The King of Cocaine' demolished in Colombia

Pablo Escobar: Home that belonged to 'The King of Cocaine' demolished in Colombia

An infamous building that was once home to drug trafficker Pablo Escobar has been demolished in Colombia.

Bail set at $1m for R Kelly who faces sex abuse charges

Bail set at $1m for R Kelly who faces sex abuse charges

A judge has set bail at $1m (£760,000) for R Kelly who is charged with 10 counts of sex abuse.

'House of horrors' parents admit torture and abuse charges

'House of horrors' parents admit torture and abuse charges

A couple who shackled some of their 13 children to beds and starved them have pleaded guilty to torture and abuse.

Man and woman killed in clashes on Venezuela and Brazil border as Richard Branson stages concert

Man and woman killed in clashes on Venezuela and Brazil border as Richard Branson stages concert

A woman and her husband have been killed and 15 people injured in a clash with security forces on the border between Venezuela and Brazil.

Most read
UN warns that food system under severe threat due to shrinking biodiversity

UN warns that food system under severe threat due to shrinking biodiversity

A study carried out by the UN has warned that humanity's food supply it at risk if biodiversity in food and agriculture continues to shrink.

Running battles on Venezuela border over aid after Branson concert as soldiers quit posts

Running battles on Venezuela border over aid after Branson concert as soldiers quit posts

Battles between protesters and Venezuela's national guard are taking place on the border with Colombia as trucks try to deliver tonnes of emergency aid.

Sky News LogoThese articles are courtesy of Sky News. View news videos.

@2BR