International News

Jeremy Guscott's Six Nations review

BBC - Sun, 2015-02-15 22:19
Jeremy Guscott on Joseph, the Welsh back three, Scottish profligacy and Irish efficiency, plus his try, player and team of the week.

Standing room call by football fans

BBC - Sun, 2015-02-15 22:02
Football fans overwhelmingly back the right to stand to watch top games, the Welsh Conservatives have claimed.

Pay falls 'another £300 in a year'

BBC - Sun, 2015-02-15 21:48
Average annual pay in Wales is still falling, down by more than £300 last year, the Wales TUC claims.

Body cameras for hospital security

BBC - Sun, 2015-02-15 21:48
A health board becomes the first in Wales to issue body-worn cameras in a bid to cut down on violent attacks and abuse of staff.

Fear over uni funding leaving Wales

BBC - Sun, 2015-02-15 21:35
Universities in Wales could fall behind those in the rest of the UK unless ministers change how students are funded, a finance body head fears.

VIDEO: Greek islanders' hopes for future

BBC - Sun, 2015-02-15 21:33
Eurozone finance ministers will meet in Brussels on Monday for more discussions about Greece's demands for a renegotiation of its bailout deal.

Wedding shooting funeral to be held

BBC - Sun, 2015-02-15 21:29
The funeral of a man shot and killed at a wedding in County Fermanagh last Wednesday will take place later.

Bus and rail fare rises take effect

BBC - Sun, 2015-02-15 21:21
Translink bus and train fare increases come into effect, with prices rising by more than three times the rate of inflation.

Miliband sets out key business plans

BBC - Sun, 2015-02-15 21:11
Ed Miliband is to set out his party's key plans for businesses ahead of the general election at a speech in the West Midlands.

VIDEO: Iraq plans to regain Mosul - PM

BBC - Sun, 2015-02-15 21:01
Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi has told the BBC's John Simpson that Iraq is making preparations to move against the Islamic State stronghold of Mosul.

Alzheimer's £30m collaboration begins

BBC - Sun, 2015-02-15 20:56
A new network of £30m research centres is being launched by Alzheimer's Research UK to spearhead the search for an Alzheimer's cure.

Egypt warns of IS killings response

BBC - Sun, 2015-02-15 20:53
Egypt reserves the "right to respond" to the purported beheading of Egyptian Christians held hostage by Islamic State militants in Libya.

SE rail passengers 'most delayed'

BBC - Sun, 2015-02-15 20:47
Rail commuters travelling from the South East into London are least satisfied with their service, according to a report by consumer association Which?

HK ferry disaster captain jailed

BBC - Sun, 2015-02-15 20:36
The captain of a ferry involved in one of Hong Kong's worst sea disasters is jailed for eight years for manslaughter.

Duchess records mental health message

BBC - Sun, 2015-02-15 20:29
The Duchess of Cambridge records a supportive video message to mark the start of Children's Mental Health Week.

Satellites track snail disease risk

BBC - Sun, 2015-02-15 20:07
Scientists are monitoring snail habitats from space in a bid to combat the spread of the parasitic disease schistosomiasis in Africa.

In pictures: Hong Kong shopping protests

BBC - Sun, 2015-02-15 20:01
Images from Hong Kong where angry protests broke out on Sunday in a shopping centre over shopping tourism by mainland Chinese.

Monitors press to enter Ukraine town

BBC - Sun, 2015-02-15 19:56
Observers from the OSCE are to try again to reach a besieged town in east Ukraine, after saying they were denied access by pro-Russian rebels.

Call for online courts for small cases

BBC - Sun, 2015-02-15 19:47
The body overseeing the modernisation of the civil justice system is calling for an "online court" to deal with small civil cases in England and Wales.

Robbins in Phoenix Nights video cameo

BBC - Sun, 2015-02-15 19:07
Comedian Ted Robbins appears on a video screen from his hospital bed during a rescheduled performance of Phoenix Nights Live.