International News

Firms' hiring plans at 16-year high

BBC - Sun, 2014-08-10 15:03
UK firms intend to hire staff at the fastest rate for 16 years, research by the accountancy firm BDO suggests.

Ethics: Resolving the Ebola dilemma

BBC - Sun, 2014-08-10 15:02
What are the ethics of using experimental treatment drugs?

Will a Pakistani-Indian kiss be censored?

BBC - Sun, 2014-08-10 15:01
Will Pakistan censor this actress's kiss?

VIDEO: Models shake up Hungry Ghost festival

BBC - Sun, 2014-08-10 14:48
A fashion designer in Hong Kong has challenged traditional ways to celebrate the Hungry Ghost Festival.

Iraqi Kurds ask for arms to fight IS

BBC - Sun, 2014-08-10 14:39
The leader of Iraq's Kurds, Massoud Barzani, appeals for weapons to help fight IS militants, who are threatening Kurdish areas in northern Iraq.

Hunt for schoolgirl missing with man

BBC - Sun, 2014-08-10 14:22
Police are searching for a 15-year-old girl last seen on the Isle of Wight in the company of a 33-year-old man.

Three-day ceasefire begins in Gaza

BBC - Sun, 2014-08-10 14:02
A three-day truce comes into effect between Israel and the Palestinians in Gaza, after a day of intense diplomacy in Egypt.

VIDEO: New truce agreed in Gaza conflict

BBC - Sun, 2014-08-10 13:30
Israel and Palestinian factions accept a fresh 72-hour ceasefire in Gaza, clearing the way for more talks in Egypt.

RFL to investigate crowd incident

BBC - Sun, 2014-08-10 13:13
The Rugby Football League will investigate the incident involving fans on the pitch at Sunday's Challenge Cup semi-final.

Erdogan wins Turkey presidency

BBC - Sun, 2014-08-10 12:52
Turkish Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan wins his country's first direct presidential election, promising a period of "social reconciliation".

Marquez wins record 10th race in row

BBC - Sun, 2014-08-10 12:41
Marc Marquez wins his 10th MotoGP in a row, equalling Mick Doohan's record, to continue his 100% record in 2014.

Boxing's Maloney reveals gender change

BBC - Sun, 2014-08-10 12:23
The former boxing promoter, Frank Maloney, reveals he is undergoing gender reassignment and now lives as a woman called Kellie.

In search of Obama's Iraq strategy

BBC - Sun, 2014-08-10 12:17
Does Obama have a long term strategy, asks Nick Childs

Radwanska beats Venus to clinch title

BBC - Sun, 2014-08-10 11:19
Poland's Agnieszka Radwanska wins her 14th career title at the Rogers Cup in Montreal, beating Venus Williams 6-4 6-2.

Samsung faces Asian mobile rivals

BBC - Sun, 2014-08-10 10:59
Xiaomi and Micromax outsell global giant Samsung

US PGA final round resumes after rain

BBC - Sun, 2014-08-10 10:40
The US PGA Championship final round has resumed after a delay of one hour 50 minutes due to a waterlogged course at Valhalla.

Pellegrini hopeful of title defence

BBC - Sun, 2014-08-10 10:37
Boss Manuel Pellegrini is confident Manchester City can retain the Premier League despite their Community Shield defeat.

VIDEO: At the 'final front line' in Iraq

BBC - Sun, 2014-08-10 10:31
US forces carry out strikes around the Kurdish controlled city of Irbil, where thousands of Christians have taken refuge.

Heavy rain and wind cause disruption

BBC - Sun, 2014-08-10 10:25
Storms and heavy rain cause disruption across Britain as the remnants of what was Hurricane Bertha sweep across the country.

UK to 'step up' aid drops to Iraq

BBC - Sun, 2014-08-10 09:29
The UK is to "step up" aid supplies and send more "humanitarian advisers" to parts of Iraq under threat from Islamist militants, Downing Street says.
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