Rugby World Cup: Ireland 12-0 Scotland – Best burrows over for second try

Rugby World Cup: Ireland 12-0 Scotland – Best burrows over for second try

SummaryRyan ploughs over from close range; Sexton convertsBest burrows over for second tryPool A: Ireland v Scotland in YokohamaIreland ranked first in the world; Scotland 7thIreland have won six of their last seven games between the teamsChoose between BBC Radio 5 Live, BBC Radio Scotland & BBC Radio Ulster commentary (UK only)Line-upsIreland15Larmour14Conway13Ringrose12Aki11Stockdale10Sexton9Murray1Healy2Best3Furlong4Henderson5Ryan6O'Mahony7van der Flier8StanderSubstitutes16N Scannell17Kilcoyne18Porter19Beirne20Conan21McGrath22Carty23C…
Thomas Cook set for last-ditch rescue talks

Thomas Cook set for last-ditch rescue talks

Image copyright PA Media Thomas Cook is to hold crisis talks in a final bid to secure a rescue deal. The meeting with its biggest shareholder and creditors is understood to be scheduled for Sunday morning at City law firm Slaughter & May.The tour operator could fall into administration within days unless it finds £200m…
UN welcomes Houthi peace initiative in Yemen

UN welcomes Houthi peace initiative in Yemen

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionThe BBC's Frank Gardner has been given access to the facility that was damaged in Saudi Arabia on 14 SeptemberThe UN has welcomed a proposal from Yemen's Iran-backed Houthi rebels to end all attacks on Saudi Arabia as part of a peace initiative.A statement said the proposal…
Countdown to 2019 Emmy Awards begins

Countdown to 2019 Emmy Awards begins

Image copyright Sky/HBO Image caption Kit Harington is one of nine Game of Thrones stars up for awards Game of Thrones will have one final chance to achieve Emmy glory later as television's best and brightest prepare for this year's US awards ceremony.The fantasy epic, which came to a divisive climax earlier this year, has…
Man drowns during underwater marriage proposal

Man drowns during underwater marriage proposal

Image copyright Kenesha Antoine Image caption Kenesha Antoine filmed Steven Weber's romantic marriage proposal off Pemba Island, Tanzania An American man has drowned while proposing to his girlfriend underwater during a "once-in-a-lifetime" trip to Tanzania.Steven Weber and his girlfriend, Kenesha Antoine, were staying in a luxury submerged cabin at the Manta Resort, off Pemba Island.…
Hostage freed by pirates after four years

Hostage freed by pirates after four years

Image copyright . Image caption Mohammad Sharif Panahandeh was captured by pirates in 2015 An Iranian sailor has been released by Somali pirates after spending more than four years in captivity.Mohammad Sharif Panahandeh was "seriously ill" and has been freed on humanitarian grounds, the Hostage Support Partnership (HSP), which helped negotiated his release, said.Over the…
Saudis vow to respond to attack on oil sites

Saudis vow to respond to attack on oil sites

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionThe BBC's Frank Gardner has been given access to the damaged facility in Saudi ArabiaSaudi Arabia says it will respond with "necessary measures" to attacks on two oil facilities as it reiterated the accusation that Iran was behind them.Minister of State for Foreign Affairs Adel al-Jubeir said…
Saudi Arabia oil attacks: A look at the damage

Saudi Arabia oil attacks: A look at the damage

Air strikes hit the Abqaiq oil facility and the Khurais oil field in Saudi Arabia a week ago, affecting the global oil supply.The BBC's Frank Gardner had a look inside the damaged facilities in an area normally closed off from journalists.
Meteor lights up Australian sky

Meteor lights up Australian sky

Video shows the moment the sky above the states of Tasmania and Victoria, Australia, was lit up by a meteor. Experts can't confirm the size of the meteor, which was seen at around 20:30 local time (10:30 GMT) on Friday.
Dozens of arrests in fresh yellow vest protests

Dozens of arrests in fresh yellow vest protests

Image copyright AFP Image caption Tear gas was used on Paris' famous avenue the Champs Elysees to disperse protesters Dozens of demonstrators have been arrested in Paris following a resurgence of the yellow vest protests that started last year. Several hundred protesters gathered at different points in the French capital and over 39 were swiftly…