National / International News

Murray ready for Kyrgios and crowd

BBC - Sun, 2015-01-25 19:01
Andy Murray is ready for a partisan home crowd at his Australian Open quarter-final against Nick Kyrgios on Tuesday.

Philippine police killed in clashes

BBC - Sun, 2015-01-25 18:43
At least 30 police are killed as they storm a village controlled by Islamist rebels in Maguindanao province, southern Philippines, say officials.

Pothole damage claims pass £3m - RAC

BBC - Sun, 2015-01-25 18:33
Drivers claimed more than £3m compensation for pothole damage in Britain last year, a survey by the RAC Foundation suggests.

The cost of being unhealthy

BBC - Sun, 2015-01-25 18:26
Despite all the warnings, too many of us are living unhealthy lifestyles. This causes a serious burden - and not just to the individual, but to the NHS and wider society as well.

#FreeSpeechStories: A family feud on the French far-right

BBC - Sun, 2015-01-25 17:25
France's Le Pen family split over controversial anti-Muslim video

VIDEO: Pope releases balloons for peace

BBC - Sun, 2015-01-25 17:12
Pope Francis has released colourful balloons at a ceremony in St Peter's Square to symbolise peace.

Why is Boko Haram so strong?

BBC - Sun, 2015-01-25 17:08
How did Nigeria's Boko Haram become so strong?

Inside the secret US Air Force UFO documents

BBC - Sun, 2015-01-25 17:03
US Air Force UFO secrets revealed

VIDEO: Soldiers accused as teachers murdered

BBC - Sun, 2015-01-25 16:54
The Burmese government say investigations are continuing into the rape and murder of two teachers last week.

First female bishop to be consecrated

BBC - Sun, 2015-01-25 16:41
The Church of England will consecrate its first female bishop, Reverend Libby Lane, in a ceremony at York Minster later.

The camera that captured readers' lives

BBC - Sun, 2015-01-25 16:36
The 100-year-old camera that has captured readers' lives

Five ways an American changed how Sherlock Holmes looks and talks

BBC - Sun, 2015-01-25 16:30
The American who changed the look of Sherlock Holmes

Australia knights Prince Philip

BBC - Sun, 2015-01-25 16:15
Australia awards a knighthood to Prince Philip, the Duke of Edinburgh, a year after the honour was re-introduced by Prime Minister Tony Abbott.

Is this the most open FA Cup ever?

BBC - Sun, 2015-01-25 16:05
FA Cup carnage: Who's still standing and who can go all the way to Wembley in most open competition in years.

VIDEO: Ancient underwater forest found off UK

BBC - Sun, 2015-01-25 15:28
BBC Inside Out reveals a 'lost world' with the discovery of a remarkable submerged forest thousands of years old underneath the sea off eastern England.

Defour 'Red or Dead' banner explained

BBC - Sun, 2015-01-25 15:28
How a controversial banner depicting an Anderlecht player's decapitated head came to be unfurled at a game in Belgium.

Hearing loss care demand rises

BBC - Sun, 2015-01-25 15:19
Nine of Scotland's 14 health boards say they are facing increased demand from people with hearing loss.

Siblings in care 'forced apart'

BBC - Sun, 2015-01-25 15:10
Over a third of children in care who have siblings are having to live apart from any of them, suggests research by a children's charity.

MPs: Ban fracking on carbon grounds

BBC - Sun, 2015-01-25 15:09
A committee of MPs has called for a moratorium on shale gas fracking on the grounds that it could derail efforts to tackle climate change.

Online voting 'appetite growing'

BBC - Sun, 2015-01-25 15:08
People should be able to choose to vote online in the 2020 general election, a commission set up by Commons Speaker John Bercow concludes.