International News

Star flop: Is Di Maria the new Veron?

BBC - Sun, 2015-03-08 06:41
Arsenal's Alexis Sanchez, not Man Utd's Angel Di Maria, is more likely to settle Monday's FA Cup tie, says Robbie Savage.

Rolling Stones filmmaker Maysles dies

BBC - Sun, 2015-03-08 06:35
Albert Maysles, the documentary-maker whose 1970 film Gimme Shelter followed the Rolling Stones on their ill-fated US tour, dies aged 88.

Sex consent lessons for 11-year-olds

BBC - Sun, 2015-03-08 06:32
Children from the age of 11 are to be taught about sexual consent, to help them make "informed choices and stay safe", the government says.

Houghton out of Cyprus Cup final

BBC - Sun, 2015-03-08 06:12
England captain Stephanie Houghton will miss the Cyprus Cup final with a knee injury that rules her out for eight to 10 weeks.

Body found in missing swimmer search

BBC - Sun, 2015-03-08 05:56
Search teams looking for a teenager who got into difficulties while swimming in a river in Moray find a body.

Barcelona 6-1 Rayo Vallecano

BBC - Sun, 2015-03-08 05:32
Lionel Messi joins Cristiano Ronaldo as La Liga's joint top scorer with a hat-trick as Barcelona win 6-1 to go top.

Shopping centre's oak tree 'drowned'

BBC - Sun, 2015-03-08 05:25
A protected oak tree in the middle of a multimillion-pound shopping centre "drowned" from poor drainage, a builder of the site claims.

Candidate turns down Blair donation

BBC - Sun, 2015-03-08 05:11
A Labour candidate for the general election has said she is turning down a £1,000 donation from former prime minister Tony Blair.

PM 'passionate' about armed forces

BBC - Sun, 2015-03-08 05:07
There will be no "further cuts to our regular armed forces" under David Cameron's leadership, Foreign Secretary Philip Hammond says.

'Kane should play in Euro U21s'

BBC - Sun, 2015-03-08 05:07
Tottenham striker Harry Kane should play at the European Under-21 Championship, says former England U21 boss Stuart Pearce.

VIDEO: Saudi Arabia 'biggest arms importer'

BBC - Sun, 2015-03-08 05:03
Saudi Arabia is now the world's biggest arms importer, having overtaken India, according to a new report on global defence spending.

Poison claims over Crufts dog death

BBC - Sun, 2015-03-08 04:58
A dog dies after competing at Crufts, with claims he was poisoned being investigated by Belgian police.

Pair charged over Nemtsov murder

BBC - Sun, 2015-03-08 04:58
A Moscow court charges two men - said to be Chechens - in connection with the murder of Russian opposition activist Boris Nemtsov nine days ago.

Suffragettes 'would still be angry'

BBC - Sun, 2015-03-08 04:48
Suffragettes would have been 'outraged' by the injustices faced by women today, the great-granddaughter of their leader says on International Women's Day.

Deadly attack hits UN base in Mali

BBC - Sun, 2015-03-08 04:42
A rocket attack on a UN base in northern Mali kills a peacekeeper and two civilians, a day after an Islamist group killed five people in the capital.

Meadows pulls out of Euro 800m final

BBC - Sun, 2015-03-08 04:37
Britain's Jenny Meadows withdraws from Sunday's European Indoors 800m final in Prague on medical grounds.

Saudi Arabia rejects flogging critics

BBC - Sun, 2015-03-08 04:30
Saudi Arabia expresses 'dismay' at international criticism over the flogging of a Saudi blogger, rejecting foreign interference.

Dementia care home dog up for award

BBC - Sun, 2015-03-08 03:45
A dog credited with transforming the lives of residents of a dementia care home is nominated for an award at Crufts.

Industrial fire blazes for 14 hours

BBC - Sun, 2015-03-08 03:40
A fire blazes for 14 hours at a Cumbrian industrial estate as 60 firefighters battle to bring it under control.

Sheen: 'NHS values being undermined'

BBC - Sun, 2015-03-08 03:38
Actor Michael Sheen says the core values of the NHS are being undermined by party politics.