International News

VIDEO: The most painstaking art in the world?

BBC - Sun, 2015-03-08 16:06
The amazing time-lapse graffiti images taken by satellite

UK business costs 'fall in February'

BBC - Sun, 2015-03-08 16:02
UK businesses saw overall costs fall in February for the first time in six years, a survey suggests.

Cuts forecast, and 'murder at Crufts'

BBC - Sun, 2015-03-08 16:01
Forecasts of the scope of various post-election cuts occupy the press, and there is much coverage of a Crufts "murder" mystery.

'Damning report shames cycling'

BBC - Sun, 2015-03-08 15:56
Report into doping in cycling shows how far the sport lost its way - and it's still in a fragile state, says BBC sports editor Dan Roan.

Doping culture 'still exists'

BBC - Sun, 2015-03-08 15:56
A long-awaited Cycling Independent Reform Commission report says "a culture of doping in cycling continues to exist".

Eurozone not viable, says fund boss

BBC - Sun, 2015-03-08 15:45
The eurozone is not viable in its current form, one of the UK's most successful fund managers has warned.

VIDEO: Why are 60,000 homeless in New York?

BBC - Sun, 2015-03-08 15:35
One of the coldest winters on record in the north-eastern US has coincided with record numbers of homeless people living in New York City.

Families due to visit condemned pair

BBC - Sun, 2015-03-08 15:19
Relatives of an Australian pair sentenced to death by Indonesia expect to see them for the first time since they arrived at execution site.

Australian teens 'tried to join IS'

BBC - Sun, 2015-03-08 14:34
Two brothers aged 16 and 17 arrested at Sydney airport were attempting to reach a "conflict zone" in the Middle East, officials say.

Wenger admits to FA Cup 'sacrifices'

BBC - Sun, 2015-03-08 14:32
As Arsenal prepare to face Manchester United, Arsene Wenger admits to sacrificing the FA Cup in previous years.

Baby survives 14 hours in Utah river

BBC - Sun, 2015-03-08 14:12
A baby girl is found alive in a car 14 hours after the vehicle plunged into a river in Utah, killing her mother.

VIDEO: International Women's Day worldwide

BBC - Sun, 2015-03-08 14:07
Events to mark International Women's Day are taking place across the world.

Jones wins Swiss Open on golden point

BBC - Sun, 2015-03-08 13:45
Olympic champion Jade Jones wins the -57kg final at the Swiss Open in Montreux after a golden-point victory.

Which Man Utd & Arsenal stars match class of 2005

BBC - Sun, 2015-03-08 12:21
Arsenal and Man Utd met in the FA Cup final 10 years ago. Before Monday's quarter-final, how do the current sides compare?

GB face Davis Cup venue quandary

BBC - Sun, 2015-03-08 12:16
Andy Murray hails the Davis Cup atmosphere in Glasgow but the venue for GB's quarter-final is still to be decided.

Ransom bid for Michelangelo letter

BBC - Sun, 2015-03-08 11:31
The Vatican says it rejected a ransom demand for the return of a letter by Renaissance artist Michelangelo that went missing in 1997.

Years & Years hit chart top spot

BBC - Sun, 2015-03-08 11:00
Electro pop group Years & Years, who topped the BBC's Sound of 2015 list, hit the top of the singles chart.

VIDEO: History and hope on women's day

BBC - Sun, 2015-03-08 10:58
Events have taken place across the UK to mark International Women's Day.

Indian TV protests against film ban

BBC - Sun, 2015-03-08 10:52
India's NDTV network halts programming for an hour, in protest at the banning of the BBC documentary India's Daughter about the Delhi rape case.

Thatcher 'told of Smith abuse claims'

BBC - Sun, 2015-03-08 10:38
Margaret Thatcher was made aware of child abuse allegations involving Cyril Smith before he was knighted, Cabinet Office documents show.