International News

Lost woman sustained by breast milk

BBC - Sun, 2015-05-10 21:22
A New Zealand woman who was lost overnight in a forest east of Wellington says she survived by covering herself in dirt and drinking her own breast milk.

New NI health minister to be named

BBC - Sun, 2015-05-10 21:19
A new health minister will be named on Monday following the resignation of Jim Wells last month.

Dog theft crime 'not being solved'

BBC - Sun, 2015-05-10 21:16
Only 3% of dog thefts in Wales since 2010 have resulted in someone being charged for the crime, according to figures from three Welsh police forces.

Crabb awaits prime minister's call

BBC - Sun, 2015-05-10 21:11
Welsh Secretary Stephen Crabb waits to hear if he will keep the post as David Cameron assembles his new Conservative government.

Body found inside canal suitcase

BBC - Sun, 2015-05-10 20:35
Police are investigating after a body was found inside a suitcase recovered from a west London canal.

Australia teen faces terror charges

BBC - Sun, 2015-05-10 20:33
An Australian teenager who allegedly planned a bomb plot appears in children's court in Melbourne charged with terrorism offences.

EU refugee quotas to be proposed

BBC - Sun, 2015-05-10 18:34
The European Commission will make the controversial proposal that EU member countries should take in refugees under an EU quota scheme.

Crime drama wins big at Baftas

BBC - Sun, 2015-05-10 18:27
Powerful crime stories win big at the Baftas

Greece seeks "approval of progress"

BBC - Sun, 2015-05-10 17:03
Greek politicians are hopeful that Eurozone ministers will recognise its fiscal progress, paving the way for bailout funds to be released.

Why is the US reviewing the lethal injection?

BBC - Sun, 2015-05-10 16:42
The US Supreme Court is reviewing the use of lethal injection - its ruling will have big ramifications for the way capital punishment is carried out.

Can Pitch Perfect 2 live up to the original?

BBC - Sun, 2015-05-10 16:19
Can Pitch Perfect 2 live up to the original

Can Clinton win Democrat hat-trick?

BBC - Sun, 2015-05-10 16:11
History suggests it will be hard for the Democratic Party to pull off three consecutive presidential wins, says Nick Bryant.

Cavendish wins California opener

BBC - Sun, 2015-05-10 16:06
Britain's Mark Cavendish sprints to a dominant victory in the first stage of the Tour of California in Sacramento.

The Indian matchmakers targeting divorcees

BBC - Sun, 2015-05-10 15:49
Divorced in India... and hassled by matchmakers

Nigeria in pictures: Lagos facelift

BBC - Sun, 2015-05-10 15:45
Chaotic Nigerian city is revamped and renewed

Children age 10 'smoke before exams'

BBC - Sun, 2015-05-10 15:42
Children as young as 10 are smoking cigarettes, eating junk food and drinking energy drinks for breakfast to prepare for exams, a survey of 1,000 children suggests.

Animal mummy 'scandal' revealed

BBC - Sun, 2015-05-10 15:39
A scanning project suggests that about a third of Ancient Egypt's animal mummies are empty.

Scotland tops gay equality league

BBC - Sun, 2015-05-10 15:39
Scotland rated the best country in Europe in terms of legal equality for gay, lesbian, bisexual, transgender and intersex people.

Council staff electric car 'anxiety'

BBC - Sun, 2015-05-10 15:37
A Scottish local authority admits its staff are reluctant to use its pool of electric cars, for fear of being stranded with a flat battery.

'Growth returns' to Scottish economy

BBC - Sun, 2015-05-10 15:35
The economic slowdown seen in the first three months of this year is gradually being reversed, according to a survey.