International News

VIDEO: Are women safer on India's buses?

BBC - Sun, 2014-11-09 15:05
The BBC's Leana Hosea takes a bus ride with student activist Afiya Khalid to see if a new bill in India has made public travel for women safer.

Catalonia vote 'backs independence'

BBC - Sun, 2014-11-09 15:01
An informal vote on independence for the Spanish region of Catalonia has shown more than 80% in favour, organisers say.

First e-cig 'vaping' ad airing on TV

BBC - Sun, 2014-11-09 14:56
The first TV advert showing e-cigarettes will be broadcast on Monday but critics warn the move could normalise smoking imagery.

The students who feel they have the right to cheat

BBC - Sun, 2014-11-09 14:28
The students who feel they have the right to cheat

Nobody can catch Chelsea - Wenger

BBC - Sun, 2014-11-09 13:34
Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger says no team will be able to catch Premier League leaders Chelsea this season.

'Arsenal pay for criminal defending'

BBC - Sun, 2014-11-09 13:29
MOTD2 pundit Martin Keown expands on his TV analysis of why Arsenal only have themselves to blame for their defeat by Swansea.

Hamilton takes no comfort from lead

BBC - Sun, 2014-11-09 13:12
Lewis Hamilton says he takes "zero comfort" from the 17-point lead he holds over Nico Rosberg in the drivers' championship.

Ukraine 'build-up' raises tension

BBC - Sun, 2014-11-09 13:07
The US and the EU express concern at reports of a build-up of separatist reinforcements in eastern Ukraine after a day of shelling in Donetsk.

Story of the FA Cup first round - as seen by you

BBC - Sun, 2014-11-09 12:56
From commentary bingo to watching fellow first-rounders on TV, we chart the FA Cup weekend as told by #getcarriedaway.

Argentine president leaves hospital

BBC - Sun, 2014-11-09 12:47
Argentine President Cristina Fernandez de Kirchner leaves hospital after being treated for the latest in a series of medical problems.

Federer eases to win over Raonic

BBC - Sun, 2014-11-09 12:47
Roger Federer's bid for a seventh end-of-season title begins with a straight sets victory over Milos Raonic.

Arrests after Mexico death protests

BBC - Sun, 2014-11-09 12:26
Police detain at least 14 people in Mexico City after attacks on government buildings during protests over the suspected murder of 43 students.

VIDEO: The world according to China

BBC - Sun, 2014-11-09 12:21
How does China see the world around it?

Cannibal murder 'was preventable'

BBC - Sun, 2014-11-09 11:53
The mother of the man who murdered a woman in an act of cannibalism claims the attack could have been prevented if he had medication to treat his paranoid schizophrenia.

Obama signals 'new phase' against IS

BBC - Sun, 2014-11-09 11:41
President Barack Obama says the deployment of 1,500 more US troops to Iraq marks a "new phase" in the fight against Islamic State militants.

Press rule-breakers will be 'damned'

BBC - Sun, 2014-11-09 11:11
Newspapers that break press rules "deliberately" or "flagrantly" will be "damned" by the new industry watchdog, its chairman, Sir Alan Moses, says.

VIDEO: Berlin Wall balloons released

BBC - Sun, 2014-11-09 10:52
Some 8,000 helium balloons have been released into the night sky over Germany's capital at the culmination of events to mark the 25th anniversary of the fall of the Berlin Wall.

Balloons mark fall of Berlin Wall

BBC - Sun, 2014-11-09 10:51
Some 8,000 balloons are released over Germany's capital at the culmination of events marking 25 years since the fall of the Berlin Wall.

Worcester and Blyth reach round two

BBC - Sun, 2014-11-09 10:44
Worcester despatch Coventry, Aldershot hold Portsmouth and Maidstone draw with Stevenage in Sunday's FA Cup first-round ties.

VIDEO: Doctor Who's message for bereaved boy

BBC - Sun, 2014-11-09 10:12
A video in which Peter Capaldi comforts a bereaved nine-year-old boy with autism has gone viral on YouTube.