International News

China's Moon rover hits trouble

BBC - Sun, 2014-01-26 23:26
China's Jade Rabbit Moon rover is in trouble after experiencing a "mechanical control abnormality", state media report.

VIDEO: Apple Macintosh computer turns 30

BBC - Sun, 2014-01-26 23:20
Thirty years after its launch, members of the Apple Macintosh design team reminisce about the project.

VIDEO: A hi-tech tennis coach at courtside

BBC - Sun, 2014-01-26 23:11
Tennis technology has progressed so far that the sport's governing body has moved to regulate new data devices.

Council set to approve £8.5m cuts

BBC - Sun, 2014-01-26 22:53
Another council in Wales is expected to approve millions of pounds in cuts to try to balance its books.

Google and Samsung sign patent deal

BBC - Sun, 2014-01-26 22:40
Google and Samsung sign a global patent cross-licensing agreement aimed at "reducing the potential for litigation" and enhancing innovation.

Wawrinka a popular Grand Slam winner

BBC - Sun, 2014-01-26 22:33
Stanislas Wawrinka's maiden Grand Slam win at the Australian Open may be a surprise but will also prove to be a popular victory

England's five-point World Cup plan

BBC - Sun, 2014-01-26 22:21
From Cook's captaincy to the search for a death bowler, BBC Sport looks at the issues facing England before next year's World Cup

Detention centre had 'brutal regime'

BBC - Sun, 2014-01-26 22:00
Boys at a detention centre asked other inmates to break their legs so they could be moved elsewhere and escape being abused by staff, a former detainee claims.

Looks of early European revealed

BBC - Sun, 2014-01-26 22:00
Genetic tests reveal that a hunter-gatherer who lived 7,000 years ago had the unusual combination of dark skin and hair and blue eyes.

Mexican writer and poet Pacheco dies

BBC - Sun, 2014-01-26 20:44
The Mexican novelist and poet Jose Emilio Pacheco, 74, dies in hospital, a day after hurting his head in a fall.

Pensions 'boost' and 50p fall-out - the papers

BBC - Sun, 2014-01-26 20:40
There is no let-up in the reaction to Labour's plan to reinstate the 50p top rate of tax, while a plan to revolutionise pensions also makes headlines.

VIDEO: Hollande ex 'greeted by media scrum'

BBC - Sun, 2014-01-26 20:36
France's former first lady has arrived in India a day after the announcement that she was splitting from her partner, François Hollande.

China Xinjiang violence kills 12

BBC - Sun, 2014-01-26 20:09
Clashes that killed 12 people in China's western region of Xinjiang were caused by "terrorists", Chinese state media report, citing police.

State of the Union: Time's running out

BBC - Sun, 2014-01-26 19:01
Will the Obama State of the Union signal change? asks Katty Kay

The women storming Sundance

BBC - Sun, 2014-01-26 18:53
The female filmmakers breaking the mould

Japan in record annual trade deficit

BBC - Sun, 2014-01-26 18:51
Japan reports a record annual trade deficit, up 65% on the previous year, after the weak yen pushed up the cost of energy imports.

What do London's migrants miss?

BBC - Sun, 2014-01-26 18:45
What do the capital's migrants miss about home

Will the Taliban retake Afghanistan?

BBC - Sun, 2014-01-26 18:44
Can the Taliban re-take Afghanistan, asks John Simpson

Astronaut training - what you need to do to see a view like this

BBC - Sun, 2014-01-26 18:40
How British astronaut Tim Peake is getting ready for space mission

VIDEO: ADB expects 'robust' Asian growth

BBC - Sun, 2014-01-26 18:38
The president of the Asian Development Bank says he expects Asia to experience "robust" economic growth this year.

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