National / International News

Coalition set for IS talks in Paris

BBC - Sun, 2014-09-14 17:59
US Secretary of State John Kerry is due to meet foreign ministers from around the world in Paris to discuss how to defeat Islamic State militants.

Salmond and PM hit campaign trail

BBC - Sun, 2014-09-14 17:32
First Minister Alex Salmond and Prime Minister David Cameron are hitting the Scottish campaign trail ahead of Thursday's independence vote.

Heineken rejects SABMiller offer

BBC - Sun, 2014-09-14 17:27
Dutch brewing giant Heineken has rejected a takeover offer from SABMiller saying the proposal is "non-actionable".

The reinvention of Cerys Matthews

BBC - Sun, 2014-09-14 16:57
The reinvention of ex-Catatonia singer Cerys Matthews

Why are people not going on as many trips?

BBC - Sun, 2014-09-14 16:46
Why are people not going on as many trips?

How 250,000 Belgians didn't leave a trace

BBC - Sun, 2014-09-14 16:45
The 250,000 Belgians who didn't leave a trace

VIDEO: Slum comedy a hit on Turkish YouTube

BBC - Sun, 2014-09-14 16:25
Hit Turkish YouTube comedy made by locals against slum demolition

Gaza: Life amid the rubble

BBC - Sun, 2014-09-14 16:21
Life in a razed Gaza neighbourhood

Plans for 'highest' wind turbines

BBC - Sun, 2014-09-14 16:19
Plans for what could be the highest wind turbines in England and Wales are submitted in Teesside.

Queen 'moved' by Invictus Games

BBC - Sun, 2014-09-14 16:12
The Queen tells competitors in the inaugural Invictus Games she has been "deeply moved by your courage, determination and talent".

VIDEO: Restoring dignity to detainees

BBC - Sun, 2014-09-14 15:38
Restoring dignity to former prisoners of Iraq's Abu Ghraib

Prison sex abuse 'affects thousands'

BBC - Sun, 2014-09-14 15:09
Thousands of inmates are sexually abused in prisons in England and Wales each year, according to research for the Howard League for Penal Reform.

McIlroy misses out on £6m prize

BBC - Sun, 2014-09-14 15:08
Northern Ireland's Rory McIlroy misses out on the £6m FedEx Cup prize as Billy Horschel wins the Tour Championship and overall title.

What would happen to EU membership?

BBC - Sun, 2014-09-14 15:08
Glenn Campbell on the referendum and Scotland's EU membership

'Record' fall in candidates for jobs

BBC - Sun, 2014-09-14 15:06
There was a record fall in the number of people available to fill permanent job vacancies in Scotland last month, a survey suggests.

VIDEO: Bollywood Bard: Hamlet with a twist

BBC - Sun, 2014-09-14 15:01
Director Vishal Bhardwaj's new film Haider gives William Shakespeare's Hamlet a Bollywood twist.

Walking or cycling 'wellbeing boost'

BBC - Sun, 2014-09-14 14:58
Switching from driving a car to walking or cycling to work improves the wellbeing of commuters, a study suggests.

Imitation Game wins Toronto top prize

BBC - Sun, 2014-09-14 14:35
Alan Turing biopic The Imitation Game wins the People’s Choice award at the Toronto Film Festival.

Uganda seizes 'al-Shabab explosives'

BBC - Sun, 2014-09-14 14:04
Police in Uganda say they have seized explosives during raids on suspected al-Shabab militants who were said to be plotting an attack in the country.

Brazil builds giant Amazon tower

BBC - Sun, 2014-09-14 13:51
Construction has begun on a giant observation tower in the heart of the Amazon basin in Brazil to monitor climate change.