International News

Three fans held in 'racism' probe

BBC - Sun, 2014-04-06 07:53
Three men are held on suspicion of chanting racist abuse at Rotherham United's Scottish manager Steve Evans during a match at Gillingham.

VIDEO: The moment Sheffield race was cancelled

BBC - Sun, 2014-04-06 07:50
Runners and spectators in Sheffield were left aghast and angry after the city's half marathon was cancelled due to a lack of drinking water on the route.

Wakefield 6-60 Leeds Rhinos

BBC - Sun, 2014-04-06 07:45
Ryan Hall scores twice in his 200th game for Leeds as they run in 11 tries in a crushing Challenge Cup win at Wakefield.

Huddersfield Giants 16-17 St Helens

BBC - Sun, 2014-04-06 07:23
Super League leaders St Helens beat 12-man Huddersfield Giants in a controversial Challenge Cup fourth-round tie.

Italy fight back to end GB hopes

BBC - Sun, 2014-04-06 07:17
Great Britain lose 3-2 to Italy in their Davis Cup quarter-final after defeats for Andy Murray and James Ward in Naples.

Lib Dem attack on Labour record

BBC - Sun, 2014-04-06 07:16
The Welsh Lib Dem leader accuses the first minister of "taking cover behind the people he is meant to lead", following criticism of public services in Wales.

Expenses rows 'damaging credibility'

BBC - Sun, 2014-04-06 07:11
MPs should do "whatever it takes" to stop rows over their expenses "eating away at the credibility of Parliament", a cabinet minister says.

President godmother for gay couple

BBC - Sun, 2014-04-06 07:04
Argentina's President Cristina Fernandez de Kirchner becomes godmother to the child of a lesbian couple baptised in a Catholic church.

Everton 3-0 Arsenal

BBC - Sun, 2014-04-06 06:57
Everton earn a convincing win over fourth-placed Arsenal to move to within a point of a Champions League spot.

Nigeria is Africa's biggest economy

BBC - Sun, 2014-04-06 06:51
Nigeria "rebases" its gross domestic product (GDP) data, which pushes it above South Africa as the continent's biggest economy.

VIDEO: US sending more warships to Japan

BBC - Sun, 2014-04-06 06:44
The United States is to send two ballistic missile defence destroyers to Japan, the American defence secretary has confirmed.

Afghan ballot counting under way

BBC - Sun, 2014-04-06 06:26
Vote counting is well under way in Afghanistan after Saturday's landmark poll to elect a new president to succeed Hamid Karzai.

VIDEO: Presidential godmother for gay couple

BBC - Sun, 2014-04-06 06:14
Argentina's leader, Cristina Fernandez de Kirshner, has become godmother to the child of a lesbian couple who was baptised in a Catholic church.

Deadly clash in Syrian refugee camp

BBC - Sun, 2014-04-06 06:03
At least one person is reported killed and dozens hurt in a riot at Jordan's Zaatari camp, home to some 106,000 refugees from Syria's war.

Man arrested over woman's death

BBC - Sun, 2014-04-06 06:00
A 43-year-old man is arrested in connection with the death of a woman near Bellshill, North Lanarkshire.

Water shortage causes race chaos

BBC - Sun, 2014-04-06 05:53
Sheffield's Half Marathon is surrounded by confusion after organisers cancel the race, citing insufficient water supplies for runners.

Army 'must consider' female combat

BBC - Sun, 2014-04-06 05:41
British armed forces chief of general staff says allowing females to participate in close combat roles would make service look "more normal".

Soldiers' treatment delay claims row

BBC - Sun, 2014-04-06 05:39
Claims that soldiers wait longer for treatment in Wales than elsewhere in the UK are denied by the Welsh government.

Edwards 'more motivated than ever'

BBC - Sun, 2014-04-06 05:03
Charlotte Edwards is enjoying being England women's captain despite their defeat by Australia in the World Twenty20 final.

Man 'set alight' at nightclub bar

BBC - Sun, 2014-04-06 04:45
A man is in hospital with serious burns after he was set on fire in a nightclub.
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