International News

Digging for diversity in Botswana

BBC - Sun, 2014-12-21 14:55
A look at attempts in Botswana to move the country's economy away from a resilience on diamonds.

VIDEO: US reviews adding NK to terror list

BBC - Sun, 2014-12-21 14:54
President Barack Obama says the United States will consider putting North Korea back on its list of state sponsors of terrorism.

VIDEO: Beefing up Botswana's cattle farming

BBC - Sun, 2014-12-21 14:53
With some experts forecasting the diminution of diamond reserves in as little as 20 years, Botswana must look to diversify its export industry.

Remembering the InterCity 125

BBC - Sun, 2014-12-21 14:47
Interactive video remembering the InterCity 125

Argentine court grants rights to ape

BBC - Sun, 2014-12-21 14:05
A court in Argentina rules that a shy orangutan who spent the last 20 years in a zoo can be granted some legal rights enjoyed by humans.

VIDEO: Who won the The Apprentice final?

BBC - Sun, 2014-12-21 14:02
Lord Sugar picks his winner in The Apprentice final on BBC One - with Mark Wright and Bianca Miller vying to be his business partner.

Driver attacks French pedestrians

BBC - Sun, 2014-12-21 13:25
A driver shouting "God is great" in Arabic runs down pedestrians in the French city of Dijon, injuring 11, French media say.

'Flamini like a windscreen wiper'

BBC - Sun, 2014-12-21 13:22
MOTD2 pundit Phil Neville on how Liverpool dominated Mathieu Flamini in the Arsenal midfield in their 2-2 draw.

Grieving mother's laptop returned

BBC - Sun, 2014-12-21 13:10
A stolen laptop containing the last photographs of an ill child before she died is returned to her family.

I'll be back stronger - Crolla

BBC - Sun, 2014-12-21 13:05
Boxer Anthony Crolla vows to come back "stronger than ever" after being hospitalised in a confrontation with burglars.

Lord Sugar names his tenth Apprentice

BBC - Sun, 2014-12-21 13:01
Amstrad founder Lord Sugar names Australian businessman Mark Wright as his latest business partner, at the climax of BBC One's The Apprentice.

VIDEO: Actress Billie Whitelaw dies at 82

BBC - Sun, 2014-12-21 12:33
Actress Billie Whitelaw, famous for her interpretations of the works of Samuel Beckett, has died at the age of 82, her son confirms.

Actress Billie Whitelaw dies aged 82

BBC - Sun, 2014-12-21 12:27
Acclaimed actress Billie Whitelaw, who starred on stage and screen and worked in close collaboration with Samuel Beckett, dies in London.

Obituary: Billie Whitelaw

BBC - Sun, 2014-12-21 12:01
Acclaimed actress Billie Whitelaw known for Samuel Beckett work

Oil price fall 'not Opec's fault'

BBC - Sun, 2014-12-21 11:54
Oil-rich Gulf states vow not to cut crude production, blaming speculators and producers outside the Opec group for falling prices.

McCoist leaves Rangers manager post

BBC - Sun, 2014-12-21 11:25
Ally McCoist leaves his position as Rangers manager and is now officially on gardening leave.

Reds can make top four - Rodgers

BBC - Sun, 2014-12-21 11:24
Boss Brendan Rodgers says Liverpool can finish in the Premier League top four after their 2-2 draw against Arsenal.

Tunisia rivals in poll dispute

BBC - Sun, 2014-12-21 10:29
Former Prime Minister Beji Caid Essebsi's camp claims victory in Tunisia's presidential election, but his rival says its too early to call.

VIDEO: 'Ambulance targets may help patients'

BBC - Sun, 2014-12-21 09:55
Professor Keith Willett, head of acute care at NHS England, says changes to ambulance target times may result in giving individual patients ''a better response''.

Johnson was going to subbed - Poyet

BBC - Sun, 2014-12-21 09:51
Sunderland boss Gus Poyet says he was going to replace Adam Johnson before the midfielder grabbed the winner at Newcastle.