International News

Meningitis vaccine agreed for babies

BBC - Sun, 2015-03-29 03:25
A vaccine for meningitis B will be made available for all babies in Wales after a deal with drug manufacturers, the Welsh government confirms.

SNP backs new gender balance rules

BBC - Sun, 2015-03-29 03:14
The SNP introduces new rules which could result in all-women shortlists for constituencies where nationalist MSPs are stepping down.

Arab League to create military force

BBC - Sun, 2015-03-29 03:06
Arab League countries meeting in Egypt agree to create a joint Arab military force amid a crisis in Yemen and regional jihadist threats.

Disgraced MP to stand in election

BBC - Sun, 2015-03-29 02:59
Disgraced MP Mike Hancock tells BBC News he will stand in the general election as an independent candidate.

World Cup not for 'window dressing'

BBC - Sun, 2015-03-29 02:53
The development of associate members must go beyond the 'window dressing' of a World Cup, the International Cricket Council says.

VIDEO: Tunisians march against terrorism

BBC - Sun, 2015-03-29 02:51
French President Francois Hollande and other foreign dignitaries are expected to join thousands of Tunisians marching in protest against terrorism.

Benefit cuts 'not yet decided'

BBC - Sun, 2015-03-29 02:48
The work and pensions secretary says the Conservatives are not keeping plans for £12bn of benefit cuts secret - saying no final decisions have been made.

Record sales for Edinburgh Festival

BBC - Sun, 2015-03-29 02:35
Opening of the box office for this year's Edinburgh International Festival sees record sales.

Jonas slimed at Kids' Choice awards

BBC - Sun, 2015-03-29 02:18
Angelina Jolie, Liam Hemsworth and 5 Seconds of Summer attend the annual festival of green slime.

Greece's creditors mull new reforms

BBC - Sun, 2015-03-29 02:08
Greece's creditors are studying new reform plans put forward by Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras' government in a bid to secure further bailout funds.

Australia crush NZ to win World Cup

BBC - Sun, 2015-03-29 02:08
Australia overwhelm New Zealand by seven wickets to win the World Cup for a fifth time at a packed Melbourne Cricket Ground.

Man critically injured in incident

BBC - Sun, 2015-03-29 01:56
A man is critically ill with head and leg injuries after an incident the Ballysillan area of north Belfast.

VIDEO: Duncan Smith: No decision on cuts

BBC - Sun, 2015-03-29 01:54
Speaking to the BBC's The Andrew Marr Show, the Work & Pensions Secretary Iain Duncan Smith insisted he believed £12bn of cuts in spending was achievable.

Tunisia 'kills Bardo attack gunman'

BBC - Sun, 2015-03-29 01:52
Tunisian government sources say that security forces have killed Lokman Abu Sakhra, described as one of the country's "most dangerous terrorists".

Plea over Richard III eBay sales

BBC - Sun, 2015-03-29 01:36
The sale of Orders of Service from Richard III's reinterment on the web prompts an appeal from church authorities.

Meningitis B vaccine deal agreed

BBC - Sun, 2015-03-29 01:30
Health Secretary Shona Robison confirms vaccine for meningitis B will be made available for babies in Scotland.

Man arrested after stabbing at hotel

BBC - Sun, 2015-03-29 01:30
A man is arrested after a stabbing at the Chimney Corner Hotel in Mallusk, County Antrim, in the early hours of Sunday.

Lee Rigby memorial to be unveiled

BBC - Sun, 2015-03-29 01:22
A permanent memorial to murdered soldier Lee Rigby is to be unveiled in his home town of Middleton, Greater Manchester.

SNP 'must turn polls into reality'

BBC - Sun, 2015-03-29 01:18
The SNP will "work like never before" to turn the party's current standing in the polls into MPs at Westminster, the party's depute leader will pledge.

DUP could work with Tories or Labour

BBC - Sun, 2015-03-29 01:11
DUP leader Peter Robinson says his party could work with either Labour or the Conservatives if there was a hung parliament after the general election.