International News

Crime drama wins big at Baftas

BBC - Sun, 2015-05-10 18:27
Powerful crime stories win big at the Baftas

Greece seeks "approval of progress"

BBC - Sun, 2015-05-10 17:03
Greek politicians are hopeful that Eurozone ministers will recognise its fiscal progress, paving the way for bailout funds to be released.

Why is the US reviewing the lethal injection?

BBC - Sun, 2015-05-10 16:42
The US Supreme Court is reviewing the use of lethal injection - its ruling will have big ramifications for the way capital punishment is carried out.

Can Pitch Perfect 2 live up to the original?

BBC - Sun, 2015-05-10 16:19
Can Pitch Perfect 2 live up to the original

Can Clinton win Democrat hat-trick?

BBC - Sun, 2015-05-10 16:11
History suggests it will be hard for the Democratic Party to pull off three consecutive presidential wins, says Nick Bryant.

Cavendish wins California opener

BBC - Sun, 2015-05-10 16:06
Britain's Mark Cavendish sprints to a dominant victory in the first stage of the Tour of California in Sacramento.

The Indian matchmakers targeting divorcees

BBC - Sun, 2015-05-10 15:49
Divorced in India... and hassled by matchmakers

Nigeria in pictures: Lagos facelift

BBC - Sun, 2015-05-10 15:45
Chaotic Nigerian city is revamped and renewed

Children age 10 'smoke before exams'

BBC - Sun, 2015-05-10 15:42
Children as young as 10 are smoking cigarettes, eating junk food and drinking energy drinks for breakfast to prepare for exams, a survey of 1,000 children suggests.

Animal mummy 'scandal' revealed

BBC - Sun, 2015-05-10 15:39
A scanning project suggests that about a third of Ancient Egypt's animal mummies are empty.

Scotland tops gay equality league

BBC - Sun, 2015-05-10 15:39
Scotland rated the best country in Europe in terms of legal equality for gay, lesbian, bisexual, transgender and intersex people.

Council staff electric car 'anxiety'

BBC - Sun, 2015-05-10 15:37
A Scottish local authority admits its staff are reluctant to use its pool of electric cars, for fear of being stranded with a flat battery.

'Growth returns' to Scottish economy

BBC - Sun, 2015-05-10 15:35
The economic slowdown seen in the first three months of this year is gradually being reversed, according to a survey.

Three killed in road collision

BBC - Sun, 2015-05-10 15:32
Police appeal for witnesses after a motorcyclist and two women in a car are killed in a crash.

SNP MPs start Westminster duties

BBC - Sun, 2015-05-10 15:31
The SNP's new intake of 56 MPs are making their way to Westminster for the first time since the party's huge success in the general election.

Canada's celebrity curry chef

BBC - Sun, 2015-05-10 15:30
The celebrity chef who brought posh curries to Canada

Will Gaudi be made a saint?

BBC - Sun, 2015-05-10 15:26
Will the eccentric Barcelona architect be made a saint?

The toothy legacy of Painless Parker

BBC - Sun, 2015-05-10 15:20
How teeth necklaces and cocaine syringes built a dental legend

VIDEO: Getting beyond Bollywood

BBC - Sun, 2015-05-10 15:18
Bringing the colours and dance styles of India to the UK

VIDEO: Dreamland's ride to a brighter future

BBC - Sun, 2015-05-10 15:17
The fall and rise of Margate's iconic Dreamland funfair