International News

High premature death rate targeted

BBC - Sun, 2015-01-11 21:56
The high premature death rate in one of the most deprived areas of the country is to be targeted by a new £300,000 programme.

Child abuse survivors 'voices heard'

BBC - Sun, 2015-01-11 21:52
The conviction of a paedophile as part of a wider operation into abuse at north Wales care homes proves survivors have finally been heard, the children's commissioner says.

AirAsia divers in race time and tide

BBC - Sun, 2015-01-11 21:47
The civilian divers racing to retrieve AirAsia bodies

VIDEO: Golden Globes: The highlights

BBC - Sun, 2015-01-11 21:33
Eddie Redmayne has been named best actor at the Golden Globes for his portrayal of a young Stephen Hawking in The Theory of Everything.

Shares in Li Ka-shing's firms soar

BBC - Sun, 2015-01-11 21:14
Shares in property giant Cheung Kong Holdings and investment holding firm Hutchison Whampoa surge after a restructuring announcement.

MLAs 'to elect Sinn Féin speaker'

BBC - Sun, 2015-01-11 21:13
Sinn Féin's Mitchel McLaughlin is expected to be elected speaker later.

NI economic output drops in December

BBC - Sun, 2015-01-11 21:11
The Northern Ireland economy stalled in December, research by the Ulster Bank suggests.

VIDEO: Marches worldwide after Paris attacks

BBC - Sun, 2015-01-11 21:04
Millions of people have taken part in marches around the world, after three days of violence on the streets of Paris.

VIDEO: Golden Globes: On the red carpet

BBC - Sun, 2015-01-11 20:58
The Golden Globe awards have taken place in Beverly Hills, the first major ceremony in the awards calendar. BBC News takes a look at the key red carpet looks.

In Pictures: Golden Globe Awards 2015

BBC - Sun, 2015-01-11 20:40
Winners at Golden Globes in Beverly Hills

Crisis meeting over Paris attacks

BBC - Sun, 2015-01-11 20:37
President Francois Hollande is due to chair a crisis meeting amid questions over how known militants were able to launch deadly attacks in Paris.

Disruption all year at London Bridge

BBC - Sun, 2015-01-11 20:18
Passengers using London Bridge station will face further disruption for more than a year because of rebuilding work, rail authorities warn.

Dairy farmers' payment delayed

BBC - Sun, 2015-01-11 20:13
Dairy co-operative First Milk has not issued its scheduled payment to suppliers on Monday because of cash flow problems.

Park 'open' to meeting with N Korea

BBC - Sun, 2015-01-11 19:54
South Korea's President Park Geun-hye says she is willing to hold reunification talks with North Korean leader Kim Jong-un without pre-conditions.

Graduate prospects 'at 10-year high'

BBC - Sun, 2015-01-11 19:38
The first students to pay higher university tuition fees will graduate into the UK's most attractive job market for a decade, a study says.

Kerry urges stronger India-US ties

BBC - Sun, 2015-01-11 19:36
US Secretary of State John Kerry calls for stronger US-Indian trade ties at an international investor conference ahead of President Barack Obama's visit to India this month.

Cameron warns of 'legacy of debt'

BBC - Sun, 2015-01-11 19:20
David Cameron is to urge voters in the forthcoming general election not to pass on a "legacy of debt" to their children and grandchildren.

Paris attacks: Jewish and French

BBC - Sun, 2015-01-11 19:05
Liberty, equality, fraternity and hate crimes

VIDEO: Charlie Hebdo support at the Globes

BBC - Sun, 2015-01-11 19:04
Celebrities attending the Golden Globes awards ceremony in Beverly Hills have shown their support for the people of France in the wake of a deadly attack on the French satirical magazine Charlie Hebdo.

Why hospitals have reached gridlock

BBC - Sun, 2015-01-11 18:38
Patients are no longer flowing through the hospital system - and that is causing serious problems, says Nick Triggle.

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