International News

Mother charged with Cairns murders

BBC - 1 hour 15 min ago
Australian authorities charge a woman in the northern city of Cairns with the murder of seven of her children and her niece.

Voices of grief and determination

BBC - 1 hour 18 min ago
Grief and determination after Taliban school massacre

What Cuba's new friendship with the US means for everyday life

BBC - 1 hour 48 min ago
What Cuba's new pact with the US means for everyday life

VIDEO: Fixing bones with a household drill

BBC - 2 hours 34 min ago
Safe surgery with a DIY essential

The family with 34 children - and counting

BBC - 2 hours 38 min ago
The family with 34 children - and they're adding two more

More support for ex-forces prisoners

BBC - 3 hours 16 min ago
Ex-armed forces members who are sent to prison will get more support following a review of how they are treated, the Ministry of Justice says.

Welby seeks gay marriage 'bridge'

BBC - 3 hours 38 min ago
Archbishop of Canterbury Justin Welby tells Desert Island Discs he is trying to bridge a split in the Church over same-sex marriage.

US insists North Korea behind hack

BBC - 3 hours 55 min ago
The US says North Korea must admit "culpability" for a cyber-attack on Sony Pictures after North Korea suggests a joint inquiry into the attack.

VIDEO: How can a fish be a spy? - in 15 secs

BBC - 3 hours 56 min ago
The US navy has developed a robot that looks like a fish, but has high-tech surveillance equipment inside.

Slower ambulance fears, and roadside drug tests

BBC - 4 hours 3 min ago
Claims that NHS England may make target response times for ambulances longer, and news on a festive season blitz on drug-driving are two of a mixed bag of Sunday headlines.

Why do mornings get darker after 21 December?

BBC - 4 hours 21 min ago
Why mornings will keep getting darker after 21 December

Climate of fear in Turkmenistan

BBC - 4 hours 23 min ago
Foreign investors are keen to do deals with Turkmenistan but a climate of fear silences dissent, writes the BBC's Abdujalil Abdurasulov in Ashgabat.

Nurses in training 'at six-year low'

BBC - 4 hours 33 min ago
The number of nurses being trained in Scotland has fallen to its lowest level for six years, according to the Scottish Conservatives.

Tube's lost property treasure trove

BBC - 4 hours 39 min ago
The strange things passengers leave on the Tube

Winter fuel payment increase urged

BBC - 4 hours 42 min ago
Immediate action is needed to ensure pensioners in Scotland are not afraid to put their heating on this winter, according to the SNP.

Sunday's gossip column

BBC - 5 hours 6 min ago
Manchester United to launch Bale bid, Aaron Lennon in Italian move, Liverpool consider Rodgers replacements, plus more.

Journalist John Freeman dies at 99

BBC - 5 hours 9 min ago
The diplomat and journalist John Freeman, best known for his interviews for BBC television series Face to Face, dies at the age of 99.

Gunman kills New York police officers

BBC - 5 hours 21 min ago
A gunman has shot dead two police officers sitting inside a patrol car in New York before killing himself, officials say.

West Ham 'are breaking barriers'

BBC - 6 hours 9 min ago
West Ham boss Sam Allardyce says his club are "breaking barriers" in the Premier League as they are fourth in the table.

VIDEO: Strictly 2014 winner is crowned

BBC - 6 hours 13 min ago
Presenter Caroline Flack and her partner Pasha Kovalev are crowned the winners of Strictly Come Dancing 2014.