International News

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

BBC - Sat, 2014-12-20 17:54
What Cuba's new pact with the US means for everyday life

VIDEO: Fixing bones with a household drill

BBC - Sat, 2014-12-20 17:09
Safe surgery with a DIY essential

The family with 34 children - and counting

BBC - Sat, 2014-12-20 17:04
The family with 34 children - and they're adding two more

More support for ex-forces prisoners

BBC - Sat, 2014-12-20 16:27
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 - Sat, 2014-12-20 16:04
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 - Sat, 2014-12-20 15:47
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 - Sat, 2014-12-20 15:46
The US navy has developed a robot that looks like a fish, but has high-tech surveillance equipment inside.

VIDEO: Anglican Archbishop of Jerusalem

BBC - Sat, 2014-12-20 15:44
The Anglican Archbishop of Jerusalem, Suheil Dawani, is head of a diocese that covers much of the Middle East and talked to BBC News about the last year.

Slower ambulance fears, and roadside drug tests

BBC - Sat, 2014-12-20 15:39
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 - Sat, 2014-12-20 15:22
Why mornings will keep getting darker after 21 December

Climate of fear in Turkmenistan

BBC - Sat, 2014-12-20 15:20
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 - Sat, 2014-12-20 15:09
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 - Sat, 2014-12-20 15:04
The strange things passengers leave on the Tube

Winter fuel payment increase urged

BBC - Sat, 2014-12-20 15:00
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 - Sat, 2014-12-20 14:36
Manchester United to launch Bale bid, Aaron Lennon in Italian move, Liverpool consider Rodgers replacements, plus more.

Journalist John Freeman dies at 99

BBC - Sat, 2014-12-20 14:34
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 - Sat, 2014-12-20 14:21
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 - Sat, 2014-12-20 13:33
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 - Sat, 2014-12-20 13:29
Presenter Caroline Flack and her partner Pasha Kovalev are crowned the winners of Strictly Come Dancing 2014.

Real Madrid 2-0 San Lorenzo

BBC - Sat, 2014-12-20 12:59
European champions Real Madrid beat Copa Libertadores winners San Lorenzo to lift the Club World Cup.