International News

Pictures show comet probe 'bounce'

BBC - Sun, 2014-11-16 09:30
Images of the Philae probe moments after its initial touchdown on comet 67P have been published by the European Space Agency.

Federer pulls out of ATP Tour final

BBC - Sun, 2014-11-16 09:00
Roger Federer withdraws from the ATP World Tour final against Novak Djokovic, saying he is not "match-fit".

Body was that of missing marine

BBC - Sun, 2014-11-16 08:49
Police confirm that a body found in the Angus Glens was that of missing Royal Marine Luke Ireland.

Wasps 71-7 London Welsh

BBC - Sun, 2014-11-16 08:34
Ashley Johnson and Christian Wade hat-tricks helps Wasps thrash London Welsh in their last Premiership game at Adams Park.

Cosby stays silent on abuse claims

BBC - Sun, 2014-11-16 08:18
Bill Cosby's lawyer says the actor will not comment on historic sexual assault allegations that resurfaced last month.

Five teenagers killed in crash named

BBC - Sun, 2014-11-16 07:50
Five teenagers killed in a crash between two cars near Doncaster have been named by South Yorkshire Police.

Napoleon hat sells for 1.9m euros

BBC - Sun, 2014-11-16 07:27
A South Korean collector buys a hat worn by French Emperor Napoleon for 1.9m euros at auction, smashing its expected sale price.

Ireland 49-7 Georgia

BBC - Sun, 2014-11-16 07:17
Ireland score six tries in the second half as they overrun Georgia 49-7 in Sunday's autumn international in Dublin.

Bangladesh claim maiden 3-0 Test win

BBC - Sun, 2014-11-16 07:15
Bangladesh win a Test series 3-0 for the first time with a 186-run victory over Zimbabwe in Chittagong.

Opposition set to win Okinawa poll

BBC - Sun, 2014-11-16 06:28
An opposition candidate is set to win the governor elections on Japan's Okinawa island, leaving the future of a US air base there uncertain.

Man, 18, arrested over acid attack

BBC - Sun, 2014-11-16 06:16
A man is arrested over an acid attack on a 56-year-old who had liquid thrown in his face and was left with serious injuries.

Leicester 21-21 Saracens

BBC - Sun, 2014-11-16 06:07
Owen Williams' last-minute penalty gives Leicester Tigers a tightly-contested draw at home to Saracens.

'Bad back' stopped MP canvassing

BBC - Sun, 2014-11-16 06:02
A Welsh Tory MP dismisses criticism he ignored calls to campaign in a Kent by-election but visited the area to play golf as "a silly story".

VIDEO: Five teenagers killed in crash

BBC - Sun, 2014-11-16 05:42
Five teenagers have been killed in a crash between two cars in South Yorkshire.

Caterham make 230 staff redundant

BBC - Sun, 2014-11-16 05:18
Caterham's administrator says they have made 230 staff redundant while still planning to race at the Abu Dhabi grand prix.

World Cup bidding like 'Wild West'

BBC - Sun, 2014-11-16 04:59
Former Sports Minister Sir Hugh Robertson says he was told bidding for the 2018 and 2022 World Cups was a "Wild West" process.

VIDEO: Sewer plan cleans up historic canal

BBC - Sun, 2014-11-16 04:58
A huge tunnelling machine is digging under Trafford Park as part of an engineering project to improve water quality in the Manchester Ship Canal.

UK ministers back Juncker tax probe

BBC - Sun, 2014-11-16 04:50
Senior Conservatives back an investigation into claims Jean-Claude Juncker encouraged tax avoidance when he was Luxembourg leader, allegations the EU Commission boss denies.

VIDEO: Blues guru Dr John on voodoo rock

BBC - Sun, 2014-11-16 04:32
John Rabernack more popularly known as Dr John speaks to the BBC's Andrew Marr about voodoo rock

Iran disbars hard-line ex-prosecutor

BBC - Sun, 2014-11-16 04:16
Iran's Supreme Court disbars hard-line former Tehran prosecutor Saeed Mortazavi and bans him from all government positions for five year.