National / International News

ECB's power of life or death over Greece

BBC - Sun, 2015-02-01 23:54
The biggest threat to an orderly resolution of Greece's new debt crisis is that the European Central Bank ceases to fund Greece's banks.

Woman charged with attempted murder

BBC - Sun, 2015-02-01 23:53
A 45-year-old woman is due in court on an attempted murder charge following a stabbing in west Belfast.

The palace of shame that makes China angry

BBC - Sun, 2015-02-01 23:52
The ruins that still make China angry with Britain

Katy Perry spectacle wows Super Bowl

BBC - Sun, 2015-02-01 23:48
Katy Perry uses a giant tiger, Lenny Kravitz and backing dancers dressed as sharks to wow the crowds with her Super Bowl halftime performance.

Heavy snow forces school closures

BBC - Sun, 2015-02-01 23:48
Snowfall in Gwynedd and Anglesey forces a number of schools to close for the day.

Faster Raspberry Pi 2 unveiled

BBC - Sun, 2015-02-01 23:46
A new version of the credit card-sized Raspberry Pi computer, offering more memory and processing power than before, is put on sale.

Labour v Boots: A political dilemma

BBC - Sun, 2015-02-01 23:42
Political dilemma over response to High Street chain's boss

Scots climber dies on Andes mountain

BBC - Sun, 2015-02-01 23:39
A 58-year-old man from Scotland dies after falling ill while climbing a mountain in the Andes in Argentina.

Man, 53, dies in police custody

BBC - Sun, 2015-02-01 23:36
A 53-year-old man dies in police custody, the Dyfed-Powys force confirms.

Miliband to fight back in Boots row

BBC - Sun, 2015-02-01 23:27
Ed Miliband is expected to criticise the boss of Boots after he warned a Labour government would be a "catastrophe".

London population rise facts

BBC - Sun, 2015-02-01 23:14
Capital's population hits 70-year high - and other facts

VIDEO: 'I just felt like a diseased body'

BBC - Sun, 2015-02-01 23:12
A campaign by a terminally ill doctor to encourage healthcare staff to introduce themselves to patients is being supported by more than 90 NHS organisations.

VIDEO: Bad drivers prompt 'vigilante' films

BBC - Sun, 2015-02-01 23:09
BBC Inside Out reveals how an increasing number of cyclists and drivers are using small cameras to catch professional drivers who drive badly.

VIDEO: The man with the bionic hand

BBC - Sun, 2015-02-01 23:09
BBC Inside Out reports on a medical breakthrough as a paralysed man is given his first bionic limb, fitted by a British prosthetics pioneer.

Denise Van Outen to join EastEnders

BBC - Sun, 2015-02-01 22:49
The soap's bosses say the presenter and ex-Strictly Come Dancing contestant will send 'sparks flying'.

Murder arrest after woman's death

BBC - Sun, 2015-02-01 22:45
A 23-year-old man is arrested on suspicion of murder following the death of a woman in Greater Manchester.

Ryanair raises profit forecast

BBC - Sun, 2015-02-01 22:34
Irish airline Ryanair raises its guidance for annual profits, but warns shareholders and analysts to "temper expectations" for the following year.

Tony Abbott's stumbling blocks with Australian voters

BBC - Sun, 2015-02-01 22:32
As Australian PM Tony Abbott's approval rating tumbles below 30% with rumblings of a leadership challenge, what are the key issues that have alienated voters?

Education plan 'could lead to cuts'

BBC - Sun, 2015-02-01 22:10
Plans for education spending in England by the Conservatives could mean bigger cuts for the Welsh government, the Liberal Democrats claim.

Hospital helipads to go 24 hours

BBC - Sun, 2015-02-01 22:08
More medical helicopter landing sites are being identified and others improved so they can be used around the clock as part of a new flying doctors' service which starts in April.