International News

GB's Guy wins 400m freestyle silver

BBC - Sun, 2015-08-02 07:33
Britain's James Guy wins a silver medal in the men's 400m freestyle at the World Swimming Championships in Kazan, Russia.

Pitch concerns end Glamorgan-Hants

BBC - Sun, 2015-08-02 07:30
Glamorgan's One Day Cup match against Hampshire is abandoned after concerns of a "dangerous pitch".

Two 'serious' crashes on A470

BBC - Sun, 2015-08-02 06:50
Police are investigating two serious crashes on the A470 in south Wales.

Israel teen stabbed at Gay Pride dies

BBC - Sun, 2015-08-02 06:44
A teenage girl stabbed at a Gay Pride march in Jerusalem on Thursday dies from her wounds, doctors say.

Canada PM calls general election

BBC - Sun, 2015-08-02 06:41
Canadian Prime Minister Stephen Harper announces he is dissolving parliament and calling a parliamentary election for 19 October.

Cilla Black: In pictures

BBC - Sun, 2015-08-02 06:34
Cilla Black's life remembered in pictures after the singer, actress and entertainer dies at the age of 72.

VIDEO: McQueen show opens at night

BBC - Sun, 2015-08-02 06:28
An exhibition showcasing the work of Alexander McQueen has proved so popular that the V&A has remained open throughout the night.

Nadal clinches Hamburg Open title

BBC - Sun, 2015-08-02 06:27
Rafael Nadal defeats Italian Fabio Fognini 7-5 7-5 to win the Hamburg Open - his third title of the year.

Zimbabwe seeks second 'lion killer'

BBC - Sun, 2015-08-02 06:15
Zimbabwe says it is seeking a second American over the illegal killing of a lion, as the outcry over the death of famed animal Cecil continues.

Government may begin RBS sale

BBC - Sun, 2015-08-02 05:48
The Treasury could begin the process of selling part of the government's stake in Royal Bank of Scotland from Monday, according to BBC sources.

Heart of Midlothian 4-3 St Johnstone

BBC - Sun, 2015-08-02 05:38
Sam Nicholson secures Hearts a winning return to Scotland's top flight in a seven-goal thriller against St Johnstone.

Duchess gets scuba qualification

BBC - Sun, 2015-08-02 05:24
The Duchess of Cambridge is now an advanced scuba diver, a Kensington Palace official says.

VIDEO: More Reunion beach debris removed

BBC - Sun, 2015-08-02 05:22
Karen Allen reports from Saint-Denis, Reunion, where a second piece of suspected plane debris has washed ashore.

VIDEO: Cilla Black performs number one hit

BBC - Sun, 2015-08-02 05:20
Archive footage of Cilla Black singing Anyone Who Had a Heart, which went to number one in the charts.

South Sudan becomes Olympic member

BBC - Sun, 2015-08-02 05:04
South Sudan will compete at Rio 2016 after becoming the 206th member of the Olympic movement.

TV star Cilla Black dies aged 72

BBC - Sun, 2015-08-02 05:04
Singer and TV star Cilla Black, who enjoyed a 50-year showbusiness career, dies aged 72, police in Spain say.

IOC recognises 'Ultimate Frisbee'

BBC - Sun, 2015-08-02 04:35
Flying disc sports, including Ultimate Frisbee, are officially recognised by the International Olympic Committee (IOC).

TV bike crash 'robbed' Van Avermaet

BBC - Sun, 2015-08-02 04:30
Greg van Avermaet's team may take legal action after a crash between the rider and a TV bike at the Clasica San Sebastian.

PM criticised over Calais 'politics'

BBC - Sun, 2015-08-02 04:24
The Swedish justice and migration minister accuses David Cameron of "playing politics" with the migrant crisis in Calais.

Murray and Peers win Hamburg doubles

BBC - Sun, 2015-08-02 04:12
Great Britain's Jamie Murray and Australian partner John Peers win the doubles at the Hamburg Open.