International News

Ian Paisley's funeral to be held

BBC - Sun, 2014-09-14 21:12
The funeral of Ian Paisley, the former Democratic Unionist Party leader and first minister of Northern Ireland, takes place later.

VIDEO: Australian fears over IS at home

BBC - Sun, 2014-09-14 21:05
Australian Prime Minister Tony Abbott has announced plans to take passports from Australians who may be planning to travel to fight with Islamic State.

Hurricane Odile heads for Mexico

BBC - Sun, 2014-09-14 21:03
A hurricane will hit the southern end of Mexico's Baja California peninsula in the coming hours, the United States National Hurricane Centre says.

Hammond to discuss plans to tackle IS

BBC - Sun, 2014-09-14 21:00
Foreign Secretary Philip Hammond is to attend a summit to discuss plans to tackle Islamic State (IS) militants, following the killing of hostage David Haines.

Universities 'ignoring lads' culture'

BBC - Sun, 2014-09-14 20:22
A laddish culture on university campuses across the UK is being ignored by vice-chancellors, the NUS says.

VIDEO: Mers: Camel traders unalarmed by virus

BBC - Sun, 2014-09-14 20:14
Tulip Mazumdar visits a camel market in Saudi Arabia to see how people feel about Middle East Respiratory Virus being linked to the animals.

Algeria siege inquest to begin

BBC - Sun, 2014-09-14 20:09
An inquest into the deaths of six Britons and a UK-based Colombian killed when militants seized an Algerian gas plant last year is set to begin.

Abbott governs from indigenous area

BBC - Sun, 2014-09-14 20:05
Australian Prime Minister Tony Abbott is spending a week governing the country from a remote indigenous community in the Northern Territory.

Coalition set for IS talks in Paris

BBC - Sun, 2014-09-14 17:59
US Secretary of State John Kerry is due to meet foreign ministers from around the world in Paris to discuss how to defeat Islamic State militants.

Salmond and PM hit campaign trail

BBC - Sun, 2014-09-14 17:32
First Minister Alex Salmond and Prime Minister David Cameron are hitting the Scottish campaign trail ahead of Thursday's independence vote.

Heineken rejects SABMiller offer

BBC - Sun, 2014-09-14 17:27
Dutch brewing giant Heineken has rejected a takeover offer from SABMiller saying the proposal is "non-actionable".

The reinvention of Cerys Matthews

BBC - Sun, 2014-09-14 16:57
The reinvention of ex-Catatonia singer Cerys Matthews

Why are people not going on as many trips?

BBC - Sun, 2014-09-14 16:46
Why are people not going on as many trips?

How 250,000 Belgians didn't leave a trace

BBC - Sun, 2014-09-14 16:45
The 250,000 Belgians who didn't leave a trace

VIDEO: Slum comedy a hit on Turkish YouTube

BBC - Sun, 2014-09-14 16:25
Hit Turkish YouTube comedy made by locals against slum demolition

Gaza: Life amid the rubble

BBC - Sun, 2014-09-14 16:21
Life in a razed Gaza neighbourhood

Plans for 'highest' wind turbines

BBC - Sun, 2014-09-14 16:19
Plans for what could be the highest wind turbines in England and Wales are submitted in Teesside.

Queen 'moved' by Invictus Games

BBC - Sun, 2014-09-14 16:12
The Queen tells competitors in the inaugural Invictus Games she has been "deeply moved by your courage, determination and talent".

VIDEO: Restoring dignity to detainees

BBC - Sun, 2014-09-14 15:38
Restoring dignity to former prisoners of Iraq's Abu Ghraib

Prison sex abuse 'affects thousands'

BBC - Sun, 2014-09-14 15:09
Thousands of inmates are sexually abused in prisons in England and Wales each year, according to research for the Howard League for Penal Reform.