International News

The great Victorian beard craze

BBC - Sun, 2014-11-16 15:37
Latest fashion recalls the great Victorian beard craze

Japan's economy falls into recession

BBC - Sun, 2014-11-16 15:25
Japan's economy unexpectedly shrank for a second consecutive quarter, marking a technical recession in the world's third largest economy.

Burkino Faso to announce leader

BBC - Sun, 2014-11-16 15:18
Burkina Faso is due to announce a new interim president after negotiations between the army, political parties and activist groups.

Campaign bids to cut road casualties

BBC - Sun, 2014-11-16 15:16
Road safety charity Brake launches a campaign in a bid to cut the number of deaths and injuries on Scotland's roads.

Jobs market 'continues to improve'

BBC - Sun, 2014-11-16 15:15
The labour market in Scotland continued to improve last month as business confidence remained high, according to a new report.

Bird flu case at Yorkshire duck farm

BBC - Sun, 2014-11-16 15:04
Officials confirm a case of bird flu at a duck farm in Yorkshire, but say the risk to public health and the food chain is low.

Australia, China to sign trade deal

BBC - Sun, 2014-11-16 14:51
Australia and China are to sign a free trade agreement that Canberra says will open up markets worth billions of dollars to Australian exporters.

Caterham retain Kobayashi for finale

BBC - Sun, 2014-11-16 14:49
Caterham announce they will retain Japanese driver Kamui Kobyashi for the season-ending Abu Dhabi Grand Prix.

Seven charged for terrorism offences

BBC - Sun, 2014-11-16 14:34
Police investigating "violent dissident republican activity" charge seven men with terrorism offences.

VIDEO: Bird flu found at Netherlands farm

BBC - Sun, 2014-11-16 14:19
A highly contagious strain of bird flu has been discovered at a poultry farm in the Netherlands.

Jihadi 'threat' and economy warning - front pages

BBC - Sun, 2014-11-16 14:18
Threats by Islamic State to bring terror to the UK and the West dominate Monday's papers, which also feature a warning about the UK economy and winter flooding.

VIDEO: Church to back women bishops law

BBC - Sun, 2014-11-16 13:59
The Church of England is to formally adopt legislation which could see its first female bishops ordained next year.

Italy 1-1 Croatia

BBC - Sun, 2014-11-16 13:53
Flares and crowd disturbances force stoppages in play during Sunday's Euro 2016 qualifier between Italy and Croatia.

Butcher predicts tough Scots test

BBC - Sun, 2014-11-16 13:06
Former England captain Terry Butcher believes revitalised Scotland will provide a stern test for England at Celtic Park.

Romania PM admits election defeat

BBC - Sun, 2014-11-16 12:57
The Romanian PM Victor Ponta concedes victory in presidential election to Sibiu mayor Klaus Iohannis.

VIDEO: New footage shows MH17 crash aftermath

BBC - Sun, 2014-11-16 12:47
New footage has emerged purporting to show the immediate aftermath of the MH17 crash in Ukraine in July, which killed all 298 people on board.

In pictures: My toilet

BBC - Sun, 2014-11-16 12:44
Global stories to mark World Toilet Day

Bale and Coleman hail Wales spirit

BBC - Sun, 2014-11-16 12:40
Gareth Bale and Chris Coleman hail Wales' team spirit after their Euro 2016 qualifying draw against Belgium.

McAvoy wins Bafta film actor award

BBC - Sun, 2014-11-16 12:31
Hollywood star James McAvoy beats stiff competition to win the coveted Actor Film award at Scotland's annual Bafta ceremony.

Djokovic season has 'awkward end'

BBC - Sun, 2014-11-16 12:24
Novak Djokovic admits his year came to an "awkward end" after Roger Federer withdrew from Sunday's ATP World Tour final.