International News

Why India's Asiatic lions are dying in dozens

BBC - Sun, 2014-09-07 13:19
Why India's Asiatic lions are dying in dozens

Death sentences after Afghan rapes

BBC - Sun, 2014-09-07 12:54
Seven Afghan men are sentenced to death following a gang rape case that has sparked national outrage.

England must stick with Cook - Giles

BBC - Sun, 2014-09-07 11:10
Ashley Giles says it is "too late" to sack Alastair Cook as England one-day captain with the World Cup five months away.

VIDEO: Ukraine crisis: Shelling shakes truce

BBC - Sun, 2014-09-07 10:56
Fergal Keane reports from Mariupol where shelling has shaken the ceasefire in eastern Ukraine as tanks are deployed.

VIDEO: Hi-tech education for Chinese children

BBC - Sun, 2014-09-07 10:53
Joanna Wei talks about her educational company Creatica, which runs hi-tech classes for Chinese schoolchildren.

What price Scottish independence?

BBC - Sun, 2014-09-07 10:32
What is the economic cost of Scots voting for independence?

'Rosberg does not like pressure'

BBC - Sun, 2014-09-07 10:05
Lewis Hamilton says he intends to exploit what he believes is team-mate Nico Rosberg's vulnerability to pressure in the title run-in.

Vaccine gives monkeys Ebola immunity

BBC - Sun, 2014-09-07 09:17
Vaccinated monkeys have developed "long-term" immunity to the Ebola virus raising the prospect of successful human trials, say scientists.

VIDEO: Costner film debuts at Toronto

BBC - Sun, 2014-09-07 09:10
Kevin Costner's new film Black and White has had its debut at the Toronto International Film Festival.

Stars attend Joan Rivers' funeral

BBC - Sun, 2014-09-07 08:49
Family, friends and famous names from the worlds of TV, film and comedy say a final farewell to Joan Rivers at her funeral in New York.

Yemeni police clash with Houthis

BBC - Sun, 2014-09-07 08:48
Yemeni police deploy water cannon and tear gas to shift thousands of Shia protesters encamped on the road to Sanaa airport.

AUDIO: Oldest Channel swimmer 'exhilarated'

BBC - Sun, 2014-09-07 08:45
A 73-year-old South African heart surgeon has become the oldest person to swim the English Channel.

Arson-hit family jump from house

BBC - Sun, 2014-09-07 07:48
A family of five jump from a bedroom window to escape a fire at their home in West Bromwich, which police believe was started deliberately.

Woman dies, five hurt in collision

BBC - Sun, 2014-09-07 06:46
An elderly woman dies and five people are taken to hospital following a two-vehicle collision on the A466 near Tintern in Monmouthshire.

Normal service resumes after Nato

BBC - Sun, 2014-09-07 05:28
Normal service resumes after world leaders have flown home, a ring of steel is removed from around Cardiff and tanks are driven off the Celtic Manor's golf course.

Arrests over Egypt 'gay wedding'

BBC - Sun, 2014-09-07 04:50
The Egyptian authorities arrest seven men accused of appearing in a video apparently showing a gay wedding.

VIDEO: Ukraine truce shaken by new shelling

BBC - Sun, 2014-09-07 03:23
There is fresh shelling near Donetsk airport, after a deadly attack in Mariupol, raising fears that Ukraine's ceasefire may collapse.

VIDEO: Farah sprints to Great North Run win

BBC - Sun, 2014-09-07 03:14
Mo Farah becomes the first British winner of the Great North Run men's race since 1985, holding off Mike Kigen in a thrilling finish.

VIDEO: McEwan: 'I'm good at not writing'

BBC - Sun, 2014-09-07 03:07
Author Ian McEwan talks to the BBC's Andrew Marr about his new book The Children Act.

VIDEO: iPhones 'most likely' to get stolen

BBC - Sun, 2014-09-07 02:47
Apple's latest iPhone models are the smartphones in England and Wales most likely to be stolen, according to a new government list.