International News

In pictures: A century of cricket

BBC - Sun, 2015-01-11 12:51
Celebrating 100 years of cricket at Sri Lanka's Asgiriya

The boy who died and the boy who got away

BBC - Sun, 2015-01-11 12:49
Two mothers, two sons and the Pakistan school massacre

VIDEO: Watch Marco Fu's Masters 147

BBC - Sun, 2015-01-11 12:29
Watch Marco Fu's maximum 147 break at the Masters in his Masters first-round win over England's Stuart Bingham.

Mitchell beats Adams to BDO title

BBC - Sun, 2015-01-11 12:18
Scott Mitchell claims the BDO world title with a thrilling 7-6 win over three-time winner Martin Adams at the Lakeside.

Van Gaal explains Falcao omission

BBC - Sun, 2015-01-11 12:09
Radamel Falcao was left out of Manchester United's squad for the 1-0 defeat by Southampton for tactical reasons, says Louis van Gaal.

Fu makes maximum 147 at Masters

BBC - Sun, 2015-01-11 12:04
Hong Kong's Marco Fu makes a maximum 147 break in his Masters first-round match against England's Stuart Bingham.

We knew United's weakness - Koeman

BBC - Sun, 2015-01-11 11:35
Ronald Koeman says analysis of Manchester United's defence was key to his side's victory at Old Trafford on Sunday.

Shire to buy US rival in $5.2bn deal

BBC - Sun, 2015-01-11 11:25
UK pharmaceutical company Shire has clinched a deal to buy US rival NPS Pharmaceuticals for $5.2bn (£3.4bn).

Garth Crooks's team of the week

BBC - Sun, 2015-01-11 10:45
Find out who surprised Andrew Cole with his finishing ability and the defender who could help Arsenal to a top-four spot.

Sam Smith returns to number one

BBC - Sun, 2015-01-11 10:02
Pop star Sam Smith takes his debut album, In The Lonely Hour, back to number one, while Tulisa's comeback single misses the Top 40.

VIDEO: Thatcher bust unveiled in Falklands

BBC - Sun, 2015-01-11 09:51
A statue of the late Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher has been unveiled in Port Stanley, Falkland Islands.

VIDEO: London landmarks light up for France

BBC - Sun, 2015-01-11 09:29
Major London landmarks have been lit in the colours of the French national flag in tribute to the 17 people killed in the Paris terror attacks.

Manchester United 0-1 Southampton

BBC - Sun, 2015-01-11 09:03
Dusan Tadic scores the only goal as Southampton beat Manchester United to move up to third in the Premier League table.

Fight to save Coronation Street set

BBC - Sun, 2015-01-11 08:55
Campaigners are fighting to save the former Coronation Street set in Manchester from demolition.

World champion Selby out of Masters

BBC - Sun, 2015-01-11 08:45
World champion Mark Selby is knocked out in the first round of the Masters as he loses 6-5 to Shaun Murphy.

Sri Lanka to investigate 'coup plot'

BBC - Sun, 2015-01-11 08:29
Sri Lanka says it will investigate what it says was a coup attempt by deposed President Mahinda Rajapaksa before he lost elections on Friday.

Body of missing vulnerable man found

BBC - Sun, 2015-01-11 08:00
The body of a vulnerable man who went missing last week from his home in South Lanarkshire has been found.

West Indies in record T20 run chase

BBC - Sun, 2015-01-11 08:00
West Indies complete the highest run chase in T20 history as they beat South Africa in a thrilling game to win the series.

Possible ecstasy link after man dies

BBC - Sun, 2015-01-11 07:53
A 24-year-old man dies and two others are in a serious condition after they are suspected of taking Ecstasy at a house in East Dunbartonshire.

Man arrested after ammunition find

BBC - Sun, 2015-01-11 07:42
A 49-year-old man is arrested after chemicals and ammunition are found at a property in a village, as part of an investigation which has seen some residents evacuated.