International News

Tunisia beach attacker 'had help'

BBC - Sun, 2015-06-28 14:17
The gunman who killed 38 at a beach near the Tunisian city of Sousse had help, officials say, as security is stepped up at tourist sites.

VIDEO: Who was Tunisia attack gunman?

BBC - Sun, 2015-06-28 13:59
Fergal Keane travels to the hometown of Seifeddine Rezgui to see what could have turned the student into a killer.

VIDEO: Greeks queue for cash before bank closures

BBC - Sun, 2015-06-28 13:49
Greek banks are to remain closed and capital controls will be imposed, Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras says.

Jara banned for Cavani incident

BBC - Sun, 2015-06-28 13:37
Chile's Gonzalo Jara is banned for three matches for appearing to poke his finger against Edinson Cavani's backside.

Yes guitarist Chris Squire dies

BBC - Sun, 2015-06-28 13:26
Chris Squire, the bass guitarist and co-founder of 1970s British progressive rock band Yes, has died at the age of 67, his bandmates say.

Fearless England 'going all the way'

BBC - Sun, 2015-06-28 13:23
England defender Lucy Bronze says the team have no fears about facing reigning world champions Japan in Wednesday's semi-final.

Wood targets Australia's Watson

BBC - Sun, 2015-06-28 13:09
England's Mark Wood says a past incident with Shane Watson has him looking forward to bowling to the Australian in the Ashes.

UK Tunisian death toll 'will top 30'

BBC - Sun, 2015-06-28 12:34
The number of Britons killed in the Tunisian beach attack will rise to at least 30, the BBC understands.

Second NY prison escapee 'caught'

BBC - Sun, 2015-06-28 12:33
Second New York State prison escapee David Sweat is in custody after being shot by police near the Canadian border, US media report.

Greece's bank holiday from hell

BBC - Sun, 2015-06-28 12:17
Why the emergency closure of banks tomorrow in Greece is such bad news for it and the wider eurozone.

Australia reviews organ donations

BBC - Sun, 2015-06-28 12:10
Australia reviews its organ donation scheme

Pop star Rihanna's designer of choice

BBC - Sun, 2015-06-28 11:32
How the pop singer put the spotlight on a Chinese designer

Solar plane starts second Pacific bid

BBC - Sun, 2015-06-28 10:27
A solar-powered plane takes off from Japan for a second attempt at a record-breaking flight across the Pacific Ocean.

VIDEO: Tunisia security tightened amid tales of terror

BBC - Sun, 2015-06-28 10:27
Teams of security officials are on their way from Britain to Tunisia to help investigate last week's attack on a beach resort in Sousse, which claimed 38 lives.

Florence tops chart after Glastonbury

BBC - Sun, 2015-06-28 10:00
Florence and the Machine return to the top of the UK album chart, after their Glastonbury festival appearance prompts a late sales boost.

Murray: The year everything changed

BBC - Sun, 2015-06-28 10:00
In his latest BBC Sport column, Andy Murray reflects on how Wimbledon changed his life 10 years ago.

Can Serena Slam become Grand Slam?

BBC - Sun, 2015-06-28 09:53
As Serena Williams pursues the true tennis Grand Slam, BBC tennis correspondent Russell Fuller assesses what the achievement would mean.

VIDEO: Tunisia survivors: 'We thought it was the end'

BBC - Sun, 2015-06-28 09:51
Two survivors of the Tunisia beach attack, Becky Catterick and Mark Barlow, describe how local shopkeepers helped them escape the gunman.

Greek banks 'to stay shut on Monday'

BBC - Sun, 2015-06-28 09:35
Greek banks will remain closed on Monday, the head of the Piraeus Bank says, amid growing fears of a Greek default and possible exit from the eurozone.

VIDEO: Turkey police fire rubber pellets at gay pride rally

BBC - Sun, 2015-06-28 09:08
Turkish police have used water cannons, tear gas and rubber bullets to clear a gay pride rally from Istanbul's central square.