International News

Zambia players stable after road crash

BBC - Sun, 2014-12-14 08:15
Three Zambia internationals involved in a road accident in Kabwe are reported to be in stable condition.

Many dead after DR Congo ferry sinks

BBC - Sun, 2014-12-14 07:59
At least 129 bodies have been recovered from Lake Tanganyika in the Democratic Republic of Congo, after a ferry capsized on Friday.

McQueen saddened by US race protests

BBC - Sun, 2014-12-14 07:58
The film director talks about racial tension in the US, those leaked Sony emails and how winning an Oscar has changed his career.

Acid attack suspect charged with GBH

BBC - Sun, 2014-12-14 06:59
Police charge a Sussex man in connection with a doorstep acid attack on a businessman.

VIDEO: UKIP defends leaked call candidate

BBC - Sun, 2014-12-14 06:49
UKIP MEP Patrick O'Flynn defends Kerry Smith, who was heard making offensive remarks in a phone recording obtained by the Mail on Sunday.

France shaken up by 'new reactionaries'

BBC - Sun, 2014-12-14 06:46
French writers shake up immigration debate

X Factor final sees ratings plummet

BBC - Sun, 2014-12-14 06:39
Ratings for the X Factor final dipped to a 10-year low on Saturday, despite attracting more than a third of the available audience.

Chechnya human rights office burnt

BBC - Sun, 2014-12-14 06:31
Attackers set alight the office of one of the few human rights groups active in Russia's Chechen Republic, after it criticises President Kadyrov.

A&E and ambulances nearing 'crisis'

BBC - Sun, 2014-12-14 06:27
Near-record emergency calls in the West Midlands bring A&E units and the ambulance service close to "crisis point".

Manchester United 3-0 Liverpool

BBC - Sun, 2014-12-14 06:21
Wayne Rooney, Juan Mata and Robin van Persie score as Manchester United easily beat Liverpool at Old Trafford.

Pub murder probe victim is named

BBC - Sun, 2014-12-14 06:01
The man whose death is at the centre of a murder investigation is named as Holyhead pub landlord David Jones.

Opec stresses no oil production cut

BBC - Sun, 2014-12-14 05:59
The head of Opec reiterates that the oil producers' cartel will not try to shore up plunging oil prices by reducing production.

Celtic 4-1 St Mirren

BBC - Sun, 2014-12-14 05:50
Celtic move six points clear at the top of the Scottish Premiership with a comfortable victory over St Mirren.

Wasps 44-17 Castres

BBC - Sun, 2014-12-14 05:49
Wasps bid farewell to Adams Park in style with a bonus point win over Castres in European Champions Cup Pool Two.

VIDEO: Murphy says he will run for FM

BBC - Sun, 2014-12-14 05:29
Scottish Labour's new leader Jim Murphy says he will be an MSP and Labour's candidate for first minister by 2016.

Murphy: 'I'll be an MSP by 2016'

BBC - Sun, 2014-12-14 04:48
Scottish Labour's new leader Jim Murphy says he will be an MSP and Labour's candidate for first minister by 2016.

Tsunami orphans open children's home

BBC - Sun, 2014-12-14 04:46
Two brothers orphaned in the 2004 Boxing Day tsunami are to open a children's home dedicated to their parents in the country where they died.

Christmas attraction closes down

BBC - Sun, 2014-12-14 04:45
A Christmas attraction in Harrogate criticised by some visitors closes permanently.

No NI deal 'will delay tax decision'

BBC - Sun, 2014-12-14 04:21
Northern Ireland's secretary of state says a decision on corporation tax devolution is likely to be delayed unless there is deal this week in the ongoing cross-party talks.

VIDEO: Peake: 'We don't support carers enough'

BBC - Sun, 2014-12-14 04:12
Oscar-tipped film The Theory of Everything, featuring actress Maxine Peake, is based on the life of Stephen Hawking, and pairs Peake with Eddie Redmayne.