International News

Labour 'needs to focus on Holyrood'

BBC - Sun, 2015-06-07 05:00
Scottish Labour leadership hopefuls call for the party to focus on Holyrood and reconnect with Scotland.

Mirren among UK hopefuls at Tonys

BBC - Sun, 2015-06-07 04:57
British actors including Dame Helen Mirren and Carey Mulligan carry British hopes at the Tony theatre awards in New York later.

Funeral held custody death man

BBC - Sun, 2015-06-07 04:46
Hundreds of people attend the funeral of a man who died in police custody as an investigation into his death continues.

Greece's Tsipras 'failed' to deliver

BBC - Sun, 2015-06-07 04:23
Greek PM Alexis Tsipras "failed" to deliver economic reform plans that he had "promised", says European Commission president, Jean-Claude Juncker.

Eurosceptic demands 'not achievable'

BBC - Sun, 2015-06-07 04:16
One of the key demands of a new group of Eurosceptic Conservative MPs is "not achievable", Foreign Secretary Philip Hammond says.

Boy, 15, in murder arrest after brawl

BBC - Sun, 2015-06-07 04:06
A 15-year-old boy is arrested on suspicion of murdering a man who died after a large fight broke out in Greater Manchester.

Saudi air strikes 'kill 44 Yemenis'

BBC - Sun, 2015-06-07 03:58
At least 44 people are killed in Saudi-led air strikes on rebel-controlled army headquarters in Yemen's capital, Sanaa, reports say.

Two men die swimming near waterfall

BBC - Sun, 2015-06-07 03:32
Two men die swimming near waterfall in a north Wales village, BBC Wales understands.

Hodgson nearly Ireland boss - Howe

BBC - Sun, 2015-06-07 03:29
Roy Hodgson almost managed the Republic of Ireland before joining Fulham eight years ago, ex-England coach Don Howe says.

Funeral of second crash victim held

BBC - Sun, 2015-06-07 03:01
The funeral of the second man killed in a car crash on the outskirts of Londonderry on Wednesday is taking place later.

Unseen teenage Freud letters for sale

BBC - Sun, 2015-06-07 02:48
Previously unseen letters by the then-teenage artist Lucian Freud to poet Stephen Spender are to be auctioned by Sotheby's.

McGowan admits Savile play misgivings

BBC - Sun, 2015-06-07 02:34
Actor Alistair McGowan admits he had misgivings before agreeing to take on the part of Jimmy Savile in a new West End play.

VIDEO: Obama 'forgot to bring lederhosen' to G7

BBC - Sun, 2015-06-07 02:23
President Obama has said the leaders of the G7 nations will discuss "standing up to Russian aggression in Ukraine".

Unexploded war mines disrupt ferries

BBC - Sun, 2015-06-07 01:45
Two unexploded World War II mines discovered near the port of Calais lead to the cancellation of a number of cross-Channel ferries.

Typo in Dame Shirley Bassey sign

BBC - Sun, 2015-06-07 01:42
A new road sign in honour of Shirley Bassey outside the Children's Hospital for Wales misspells the Welsh word for dame.

Cotto knocks out Geale in fourth

BBC - Sun, 2015-06-07 01:38
Puerto Rico's Miguel Cotto knocks out Daniel Geale in the fourth round to retain his WBC middleweight world title.

Saudis uphold blogger lashes sentence

BBC - Sun, 2015-06-07 01:28
Saudi supreme court upholds sentence of 1,000 lashes and 10 years on blogger Raif Badawi, despite foreign outcry.

Police apologise for 'moronic' tweet

BBC - Sun, 2015-06-07 01:22
Hampshire Constabulary apologies after being branded "moronic" for a tweet about a car crash that many people said was inappropriate.

VIDEO: Kennedy 'really tried' to stop drinking

BBC - Sun, 2015-06-07 01:15
Alistair Campbell says Charles Kennedy tried "really, really hard" to give up drinking.

Five arrests over body on path murder

BBC - Sun, 2015-06-07 00:52
Four men and a woman are arrested on suspicion of murder after a man's body is found lying near a path in Newcastle.