International News

Navy gets first female submariners

BBC - Sun, 2014-05-04 18:48
Three women qualify as the first female submariners in the 110-year history of the Royal Navy's Submarine Service.

Dreamland once more

BBC - Sun, 2014-05-04 18:32
Tintypes of Margate's beloved amusement park

Brits abroad - Episodes returns

BBC - Sun, 2014-05-04 18:27
Matt LeBlanc, Tamsin Greig and Stephen Mangan are back

The time deaf people were 'linguistic lepers'

BBC - Sun, 2014-05-04 18:21
How attitudes to deafness have changed since 1973

Odessa detainees freed after protest

BBC - Sun, 2014-05-04 18:13
Ukrainian police free pro-Russian activists detained after Friday's deadly unrest in Odessa as a large crowd attacks the city's police HQ.

VIDEO: Chagall's granddaughter on flower power

BBC - Sun, 2014-05-04 16:23
Floral designer Bella Meyer, the granddaughter of modernist painter Marc Chagall, talks to the BBC about her family's love affair with flowers.

Extraordinary nonsense in my inbox

BBC - Sun, 2014-05-04 16:22
As it's bank holiday I thought I would share with you some of the most extraordinary nonsense that has turned up in my inbox, writes Anthony Reuben.

The difficult task of reading the brain

BBC - Sun, 2014-05-04 16:00
What do brain scans actually tell us?

The strange demands of life as a cheerleader

BBC - Sun, 2014-05-04 15:38
The trials and tribulations of making it as a cheerleader

Could Vietnam have been nuked in 1954?

BBC - Sun, 2014-05-04 15:35
Did the US offer France A-bombs to use in Vietnam?

VIDEO: India's beef industry under threat

BBC - Sun, 2014-05-04 15:29
Shilpa Kannan reports on India's booming beef industry - under threat of closure if the BJP Party win the national election.

VIDEO: Reducing sugar for a week

BBC - Sun, 2014-05-04 15:19
A family of four try to go without sugar for a week, as a BBC poll shows two thirds of people support a ban on sugary drinks in all UK schools and academies.

Call for construction health checks

BBC - Sun, 2014-05-04 15:19
Tackling work-related ill health among construction apprentices could save more than £30m over the next decade, figures suggest.

Growth reported in oil supply work

BBC - Sun, 2014-05-04 15:17
Export sales from Scotland's oil and gas supply chain grew to £10bn in 2013, according to figures from Scottish Enterprise.

VIDEO: Poland's path to a free-market

BBC - Sun, 2014-05-04 15:14
How Poland has embraced the path to capitalism, 25 years on from the fall of the Berlin Wall.

Timing of arrest wrong says Adams

BBC - Sun, 2014-05-04 14:25
Sinn Féin leader Gerry Adams criticises Northern Ireland police for arresting him over the 1972 murder of Jean McConville in the middle of an election campaign.

O'Sullivan leads Selby in world final

BBC - Sun, 2014-05-04 14:16
Ronnie O'Sullivan edges closer to a sixth World Snooker crown as he takes a 10-7 overnight lead against Mark Selby.

Nigeria leader ends silence on girls

BBC - Sun, 2014-05-04 14:11
Nigeria's president admits he still does not know the whereabouts of the schoolgirls seized last month by Islamist militants, in his first public comments on the matter.

Libya Congress rejects new PM

BBC - Sun, 2014-05-04 14:03
Libya's Congress leader rejects the appointment of a new interim prime minister only hours after he was sworn in.

VIDEO: Gerry Adams released from custody

BBC - Sun, 2014-05-04 13:35
Sinn Féin leader Gerry Adams has been released from custody and a file will be sent to the Public Prosecution Service in Northern Ireland.

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