National / International News

Abbott: Security before some freedom

BBC - Sun, 2014-09-21 23:18
Australian PM says the "delicate balance" between freedom and security may shift as he seeks powers to tackle Islamists, after terror raids last week.

Moscow rally against Ukraine crisis

BBC - Sun, 2014-09-21 23:07
Thousands of Russians march in Moscow to protest against Russia's involvement in the Ukraine crisis.

EE to take over 58 Phones 4U stores

BBC - Sun, 2014-09-21 22:29
Mobile phone operator EE is to buy 58 stores from Phones 4U, which fell into administration last week.

Bid to improve early years education

BBC - Sun, 2014-09-21 22:17
Plans to develop a highly-skilled workforce to improve early years education are unveiled by a Welsh government minister.

A home rule headache for Ed and David - the papers

BBC - Sun, 2014-09-21 21:50
The post-referendum political landscape poses problems for both David Cameron and Ed Miliband, according to Monday's newspapers.

VIDEO: Fake gay marriage scam exposed

BBC - Sun, 2014-09-21 21:44
BBC Inside Out exposes the gangs organising fake gay marriages for illegal immigrants in London.

US software firm creates 100 jobs

BBC - Sun, 2014-09-21 21:19
Puppet Labs, a US software company, is creating 100 jobs in Belfast with the establishment of an engineering centre.

Siemens acquires US firm for $7.6bn

BBC - Sun, 2014-09-21 20:32
Siemens of Germany makes a $7.6bn acquisition of US firm Dresser-Rand to help boost its oil and gas business in North America.

'Two Scotlands have emerged'

BBC - Sun, 2014-09-21 19:55
After the referendum, have two Scotlands emerged?

'Deadly blasts' in China's Xinjiang

BBC - Sun, 2014-09-21 19:09
Two people are killed and others injured in a series of blasts in Luntai county in China's restive Xinjiang region, Chinese media say.

VIDEO: Overcooked? The hi-tech smart pan

BBC - Sun, 2014-09-21 19:03
The "Smartypan" contains three sensors and a computer chip to allow it communicate over Bluetooth to a smartphone app.

'I lost a job because of my tattoos'

BBC - Sun, 2014-09-21 18:55
People who lost their jobs because of their tattoos

Mars Maven mission arrives in orbit

BBC - Sun, 2014-09-21 18:32
The US space agency's (Nasa) latest Mars satellite arrives successfully in orbit above the planet, in a mission to study its high atmosphere.

Do people lie in surveys?

BBC - Sun, 2014-09-21 18:07
How many people lie about questions they are asked by pollsters?

VIDEO: Blair: 'Boots on ground' to defeat IS

BBC - Sun, 2014-09-21 17:57
Former British Prime Minister Tony Blair has told the BBC that IS militants will not be defeated until they are fought on the ground.

David Morrissey in the driving seat

BBC - Sun, 2014-09-21 17:48
David Morrissey on commanding a new TV drama

Minecraft role for British Museum

BBC - Sun, 2014-09-21 17:18
The building and contents of the British Museum in London are to be digitally recreated in the video game Minecraft, with volunteers sought to help.

New toxic mine spill in Mexico

BBC - Sun, 2014-09-21 17:14
The Mexican authorities have issued a new alert about a toxic spill into a river from a copper mine run by the mining giant, Grupo Mexico.

US hopes for Afghan security pact

BBC - Sun, 2014-09-21 16:36
US Secretary of State John Kerry says he hopes a key bilateral security agreement with Afghanistan can be signed before the end of the month.

NHS whistleblowing 'problems persist'

BBC - Sun, 2014-09-21 16:29
Whistleblowers still face real problems in speaking out in the health service - despite the push to create a more open culture, campaigners say.
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