International News

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.

Euro falls sharply on Syriza victory

BBC - Sun, 2015-01-25 15:08
The euro falls sharply against the dollar after the anti-austerity Syriza party wins the Greek general election.

Bronte table brought back 'home'

BBC - Sun, 2015-01-25 15:08
A table at which Emily Bronte wrote Wuthering Heights and her sister Charlotte wrote Jane Eyre is returned to the family home.

Heartburn 'could be sign of cancer'

BBC - Sun, 2015-01-25 15:06
A health campaign is urging people not to ignore heartburn, because it could be a sign of stomach or oesophageal cancer.

Cosmetic surgery 'popularity falls'

BBC - Sun, 2015-01-25 15:06
The popularity of cosmetic surgery in the UK has plummeted in 2014, figures from the British Association of Aesthetic Plastic Surgeons show.

'Profiteering' boss took carers' cash

BBC - Sun, 2015-01-25 15:05
A "profiteering" care agency took hundreds of pounds from low-paid carers who were desperate for work, a BBC London investigation finds.

Greek election fallout dominates papers

BBC - Sun, 2015-01-25 15:04
The impact of the dramatic general election in Greece, won by the anti-austerity Syriza party, is covered on many of the front pages.

NHS Wales 'not worse than England'

BBC - Sun, 2015-01-25 15:01
Almost half of the people in Wales believe that the Welsh NHS performs just as well as the health service in England while another 15% think it performs better, a new poll for BBC Wales suggests.

The petrol head and his hit car website

BBC - Sun, 2015-01-25 15:00
The young car fan whose website is a growing hit with petrolheads

Whatever happened to the future?

BBC - Sun, 2015-01-25 15:00
Whatever happened to the future of transport?

Uefa lack courage to stand - Blatter

BBC - Sun, 2015-01-25 14:49
Fifa president Sepp Blatter accuses Uefa of lacking the "courage" to challenge his leadership in May's election.

'Jilted John' finds honeymoon partner

BBC - Sun, 2015-01-25 14:08
After being jilted three times, a man who tried to auction his ex-fiancée's honeymoon place finally finds a holiday partner.

Daley axes 'demon dive' for Olympics

BBC - Sun, 2015-01-25 13:30
Tom Daley axes his "demon dive" for a new "firework" routine as he attempts to win gold at the 2016 Rio Olympics.

VIDEO: The best goals from FA Cup round four

BBC - Sun, 2015-01-25 13:13
Watch the best goals scored in the FA Cup on fourth round weekend.

Venezuela blocks access to Lopez

BBC - Sun, 2015-01-25 13:09
The Venezuelan authorities prevent the former presidents of Chile and Colombia from visiting jailed opposition leader Leopoldo Lopez.

Specialist unit 'nets 60% more tax'

BBC - Sun, 2015-01-25 13:00
A specialist tax avoidance and evasion unit targeting UK residents earning more than £150,000 collected 60% more revenue last year.

BHS takeover approaches considered

BBC - Sun, 2015-01-25 12:34
Sir Philip Green is considering selling the department store chain BHS after receiving "several approaches".

Hoax call made to David Cameron

BBC - Sun, 2015-01-25 12:09
Downing Street is to review security procedures after a hoax caller was put through to Prime Minister David Cameron, Number 10 says.

Gabon 0-2 Equatorial Guinea

BBC - Sun, 2015-01-25 11:09
Hosts Equatorial Guinea make it through to the Africa Cup of Nations quarter-finals by beating Gabon.