International News

New tool to help catch child abusers

BBC - Sun, 2014-03-23 16:43
Victims of child sexual abuse could soon be identified more quickly, thanks to law enforcement agency work on a cloud-based archive of abuse material.

Stamps honour 10 greats born in 1914

BBC - Sun, 2014-03-23 16:31
Actor Sir Alec Guinness and poet Dylan Thomas are among 10 "remarkable" people - all born in 1914- who feature on a new set of stamps.

Nato warns over Russia border force

BBC - Sun, 2014-03-23 16:20
Nato's top military commander warns of the size and readiness of Russia's forces on Ukraine's border, but Russia says it has no "expansionist views".

VIDEO: Rain could increase river pollution

BBC - Sun, 2014-03-23 16:17
Soil and water scientist Prof Philip Haygarth explains how wetter winters in future could pollute our rivers, and how science could help.

VIDEO: Five ways Crimea is becoming Russian

BBC - Sun, 2014-03-23 16:10
Five ways Crimea will change as it becomes part of Russia

Johnnie Boden's passion for fashion

BBC - Sun, 2014-03-23 16:07
How Johnnie Boden came to dress the UK's yummy mummies

Fathers 'not taking paternity leave'

BBC - Sun, 2014-03-23 16:04
"Ingrained" attitudes among employers and fears about the loss of salary is preventing many men from taking paternity leave, a report has suggested.

Russian tourist spending in UK dives

BBC - Sun, 2014-03-23 16:02
The UK's hotels and shops sees income from Russians fall 17% last month as visitor numbers fell back amid political unrest in Ukraine, says a report.

Homeland actor Rebhorn dies aged 65

BBC - Sun, 2014-03-23 15:30
US film, TV and stage actor James Rebhorn, whose career included Homeland and Meet the Parents, dies at the age of 65 after a long battle with skin cancer.

VIDEO: Cyclists' prayer vigil for missing plane

BBC - Sun, 2014-03-23 14:49
Cyclists have staged a bike ride to the airport in Kuala Lumpur where missing flight MH370 took off, holding a prayer vigil on the way.

Poll gains for French National Front

BBC - Sun, 2014-03-23 14:47
France's far-right anti-immigration National Front party has made significant gains in local elections, according to early results and projections.

Garth Crooks's Team of the Week

BBC - Sun, 2014-03-23 14:45
The Premier League was one goal short of equalling a record number for a weekend but who made our expert's team of the week?

Real Madrid 3-4 Barcelona

BBC - Sun, 2014-03-23 14:43
Lionel Messi's hat-trick helps Barcelona beat 10-man Real Madrid in a thrilling match to boost their La Liga title hopes.

Afghanistan's first spaceman returns home

BBC - Sun, 2014-03-23 13:47
From Afghan spaceman to German accountant

Venezuela probes 'protest abuses'

BBC - Sun, 2014-03-23 12:33
Venezuela's attorney general, Luisa Ortega Diaz, says 60 cases of alleged human rights abuses during recent street protests are being investigated.

Turkey downs Syrian military jet

BBC - Sun, 2014-03-23 12:07
Turkey shoots down a Syrian military jet it says violated its airspace, but Damascus condemns what it calls "blatant aggression".

Player arrested over taxi damage

BBC - Sun, 2014-03-23 11:26
Former Newcastle United footballer Nile Ranger is arrested on suspicion of causing criminal damage to a taxi in Liverpool.

Thousands watch Aberdeen cup parade

BBC - Sun, 2014-03-23 11:05
Tens of thousands of Aberdeen FC fans have seen the Scottish League Cup trophy being paraded through the city centre.

Murray eases past Lopez in Miami

BBC - Sun, 2014-03-23 11:00
Britain's Andy Murray beats Spaniard Feliciano Lopez in straight sets to reach the last 16 at the Sony Open in Miami.

George Michael beats Kylie in chart

BBC - Sun, 2014-03-23 10:56
George Michael's Symphonica beats Kylie Minogue's Kiss Me Once to the top of the UK album chart.

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