International News

Bulwark 'overloaded' by migrant tide

BBC - Sun, 2015-06-07 16:44
Jonathan Beale reports from HMS Bulwark as the Royal Navy attempts to rescue boatloads of migrants desperate to reach Europe.

US jail break is 'crisis situation'

BBC - Sun, 2015-06-07 16:15
The escape of two murderers from a maximum security jail in New York is described as a "crisis situation" by the state's governor.

How do you change the Met's face?

BBC - Sun, 2015-06-07 16:00
Can the Metropolitan Police start to look more like the city it is meant to serve?

How safe is air quality on planes?

BBC - Sun, 2015-06-07 15:54
Seventeen flight staff are planning legal action over the alleged contamination of air on board British flights. But what is the evidence to suggest it is unsafe?

Airlines 'face toxic air claims'

BBC - Sun, 2015-06-07 15:54
Seventeen flight staff are planning legal action against British airlines, claiming contaminated air inside cabins has made them seriously ill.

VIDEO: Germany score 10 - yes, 10!

BBC - Sun, 2015-06-07 15:54
Catch up with all the best of the action and quirkier moments from day two of the 2015 Fifa Women's World Cup in Canada.

Is the death penalty dying out in the US?

BBC - Sun, 2015-06-07 15:49
The death penalty has come under increasing scrutiny in the US. Is it on its way out?

China sees greenhouse gas 'progress'

BBC - Sun, 2015-06-07 15:43
China's greenhouse gas emissions could start to decline within 10 years, says a London School of Economics report.

Cameron warning over EU vote

BBC - Sun, 2015-06-07 15:41
Many of the papers pick up on a warning by the prime minister that members of the government will have to resign if they want to campaign to leave the EU.

Scots economic growth 'to continue'

BBC - Sun, 2015-06-07 15:33
A leading forecaster says the Scottish economy will continue to grow this year but it is no longer keeping pace with the UK as a whole.

Hamilton 'needed' win after Monaco

BBC - Sun, 2015-06-07 15:32
Mercedes's Lewis Hamilton admitted he "needed" victory in the Canadian Grand Prix, after his fourth victory in seven races so far this season.

Second reading for Scotland Bill

BBC - Sun, 2015-06-07 15:31
MPs consider and vote on plans to devolve more powers to Scotland as the House of Commons debates the second reading of the Scotland Bill.

VIDEO: China's giant oil painting copy shop

BBC - Sun, 2015-06-07 15:26
More than half of the world's oil paintings come from Da Fen in southern China.

The future car: hydrogen or electric?

BBC - Sun, 2015-06-07 15:13
Will the car of the future be hydrogen or battery driven?

Is it OK to humiliate your child online?

BBC - Sun, 2015-06-07 15:07
Shaming the parents who humiliate their children online

Morrisons cuts prices on 200 items

BBC - Sun, 2015-06-07 15:07
Morrisons, the UK's fourth largest supermarket, is cutting prices of another 200 "everyday items" by up to a third, as the grocery price wars continue.

New car hire rules 'being rushed in'

BBC - Sun, 2015-06-07 15:05
The car hire industry has accused the Driver and Vehicle Licensing Agency (DVLA) of "rushing in" new rules for motorists hiring cars.

CBI cuts UK economic growth forecasts

BBC - Sun, 2015-06-07 15:03
The CBI cuts its UK growth forecasts and warns that a possible "messy" end to the Greek crisis and uncertainty over the EU referendum both pose further risks to the British economy.

Surfers wanted for 'superbug' study

BBC - Sun, 2015-06-07 15:02
Scientists are launching an investigation into antibiotic-resistant bacteria, known as "superbugs", by gathering data from surfers' rectums.

New guidance on cosmetic procedures

BBC - Sun, 2015-06-07 15:00
Doctors who carry out cosmetic procedures should give patients time to think before agreeing to go ahead with treatment, new guidance says.