International News

What does Maimane's opposition win mean for South Africa?

BBC - Sun, 2015-05-10 07:53
The new leader of the Democratic Alliance, Mmusi Maimane, could shake up South Africa's political scene, writes the BBC's Andrew Harding.

Player 'attacked by rival fans'

BBC - Sun, 2015-05-10 07:47
Captain Ian Evatt says he was "punched, kicked and spat on" after Chesterfield's League One play-off defeat at Preston.

Aberdeen 0-1 Celtic

BBC - Sun, 2015-05-10 07:33
Celtic make it four wins out of four against Aberdeen this season, but are made to fight all the way at Pittodrie.

McConnell: Powers plan 'a shambles'

BBC - Sun, 2015-05-10 07:21
Former Scottish Labour leader Jack McConnell heavily critical of plan for further devolution

Fox-Pitt wins second Badminton title

BBC - Sun, 2015-05-10 07:18
Britain's William Fox-Pitt wins his second Badminton Horse Trials title after a clear show jumping round on board Chilli Morning.

Turkey PM in unapproved Syria visit

BBC - Sun, 2015-05-10 07:15
Turkish Prime Minister Ahmet Davutoglu crosses into Syria on an unauthorised visit to see the tomb of the grandfather of the Ottoman empire's founder.

In pictures: VE Day commemorations

BBC - Sun, 2015-05-10 07:14
70th anniversary of the end of World War Two in Europe

Saracens 20-24 Exeter Chiefs

BBC - Sun, 2015-05-10 07:12
Thomas Waldrom scores two tries as Exeter Chiefs beat Saracens to move above them into the Premiership play-off places.

Leigh's Pirates gets mixed reception

BBC - Sun, 2015-05-10 07:03
Mike Leigh's first stab at directing opera with The Pirates of Penzance forms different opinions among the critics.

Man killed in two-car crash named

BBC - Sun, 2015-05-10 06:55
A man who was killed in a two-vehicle collision in the Highlands is named as David Duncanson.

McDonnell to step down as MLA

BBC - Sun, 2015-05-10 06:46
The SDLP leader and South Belfast MP Alasdair McDonnell has said he will be giving up his Assembly seat to concentrate on remaining as an MP at Westminster.

Manchester City 6-0 Queens Park Rangers

BBC - Sun, 2015-05-10 06:43
QPR are relegated from the Premier League as Sergio Aguero scores a hat-trick in an easy victory for Manchester City.

Church called 'champagne socialist'

BBC - Sun, 2015-05-10 06:16
Singer Charlotte Church is labelled a 'champagne socialist' by Welsh Conservatives after she criticised the general election result.

Two police shot dead in Mississippi

BBC - Sun, 2015-05-10 06:16
Two police officers have been shot dead during a traffic stop in the southern city of Hattiesburg in Mississippi.

Rosberg cruises to Spanish GP win

BBC - Sun, 2015-05-10 06:12
Nico Rosberg wins the Spanish Grand Prix as Mercedes team-mate Lewis Hamilton fights back from a slow start to take second.

Merkel in Moscow for WWII ceremony

BBC - Sun, 2015-05-10 06:09
The German chancellor attends a ceremony in Moscow to commemorate Russia's WW2 victims, after skipping a military parade over tensions with Ukraine.

VIDEO: Black bears charge tourists in US

BBC - Sun, 2015-05-10 05:42
Tourists at Yellowstone National Park in the US have been chased over a bridge by a family of black bears.

Rifkind calls for powers commission

BBC - Sun, 2015-05-10 05:27
Sir Malcolm Rifkind calls for a Royal Commission to consider giving more powers to all parts of the UK.

VIDEO: Celebration and remembrance

BBC - Sun, 2015-05-10 05:24
A service of national thanksgiving for the Allied victory over Nazi Germany seventy years ago has been taking place in Westminster Abbey as part of VE Day events.

Boulden joint-fourth in Shanghai

BBC - Sun, 2015-05-10 05:13
Welsh golfer Amy Boulden finishes in a tie for fourth place at the Buick Championship in Shanghai.