International News

VIDEO: Anti-smoking ads 'designed to shock'

BBC - Sun, 2014-12-28 22:36
A hard-hitting new anti-smoking campaign will feature a decaying roll-up cigarette, and claim that smoking rots the body from within.

£3m on Stormont security since Stone

BBC - Sun, 2014-12-28 22:18
More than £3m has been spent on policing at Stormont since loyalist Michael Stone launched an attack in 2006, an assembly spokeswoman has said.

Entertainment quiz of 2014: Television

BBC - Sun, 2014-12-28 22:03
How much attention have you been paying this year?

Music in 2015: A look-ahead

BBC - Sun, 2014-12-28 22:02
Concerts, albums and events to anticipate

VIDEO: AirAsia relatives 'cannot lose hope'

BBC - Sun, 2014-12-28 21:56
The search has resumed for AirAsia Indonesia flight QZ8501, as relatives wait for news.

VIDEO: When the Crazy Gang won the FA Cup

BBC - Sun, 2014-12-28 21:53
One of the biggest shocks in FA Cup final history took place in 1988 at Wembley when Wimbledon beat Liverpool.

VIDEO: UK family's Italy ferry ordeal

BBC - Sun, 2014-12-28 21:51
Susan Daltas tells the BBC her son-in-law, Marcus, is still on the ferry after his wife and children were rescued from a stricken Italian ferry on fire off the coast of Greece.

Coaches fire investigation continues

BBC - Sun, 2014-12-28 21:50
Investigations are continuing into a fire at a bus depot which destroyed 30 coaches, five minibuses and a car.

Monday's gossip column

BBC - Sun, 2014-12-28 21:47
Man Utd target Coleman, Liverpool chase Berahino, Moyes wants to take Liverpool's Can to Real Sociedad, plus more.

Woman, 84, dies after lorry crash

BBC - Sun, 2014-12-28 21:27
A pensioner has died in hospital more than a week after she was struck by a lorry in Selkirk.

South Korea offers talks to North

BBC - Sun, 2014-12-28 20:08
South Korea proposes high-level talks with North Korea, including discussions of reunions for families separated by the Korean War.

Greece faces crucial presidency vote

BBC - Sun, 2014-12-28 18:37
The Greek parliament is to hold a third and final vote on whether to approve a new president, a decision which could trigger snap elections.

VIDEO: Hopes for jailed al-Jazeera staff

BBC - Sun, 2014-12-28 18:22
The first anniversary of the arrest in Egypt of three al-Jazeera journalists: Peter Greste, Mohamed Fahmy and Baher Mohamed fell on Monday.

Five centuries of protecting sailors

BBC - Sun, 2014-12-28 18:02
A charity which maintains the country's lighthouses is celebrating 500 years of protecting mariners.

Asian shares head higher on US gains

BBC - Sun, 2014-12-28 17:32
Asian markets traded higher on Monday following new record highs on Wall Street on Friday, which boosted investor confidence.

Scores await rescue from Italy ferry

BBC - Sun, 2014-12-28 17:25
An Italian ferry which caught fire on route to Italy with 478 people on board is being evacuated in choppy seas and high winds.

Sony The Interview makes $15m online

BBC - Sun, 2014-12-28 16:43
Controversial Sony film The Interview becomes the studio's most downloaded film ever, just four days after its release online.

VIDEO: AirAsia pilot 'talented professional'

BBC - Sun, 2014-12-28 16:31
The search has resumed for AirAsia Indonesia flight QZ8501, which has gone missing with 162 people on board, an Indonesian official has said.

Youth vote 'key to election win'

BBC - Sun, 2014-12-28 16:26
Up to three million young people are yet to decide how to vote in the general election, and this could be key to who wins, a think tank says.

Hitler's old house gives Austria a headache

BBC - Sun, 2014-12-28 16:17
Vacant birthplace of Nazi leader gives Austria a headache

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