International News

VIDEO: Ukraine protesters and police clash

BBC - Sun, 2014-01-19 06:36
Anti-government protesters in and riot police in Ukraine have clashed on the sidelines of a rally in defiance of new laws aimed at curbing public protests.

'Dangerous criminal dumped' on city

BBC - Sun, 2014-01-19 06:22
An MP writes to the Home Office asking why a "dangerous criminal" has been rehomed in Newport.

Man dies after being swept into sea

BBC - Sun, 2014-01-19 06:19
A man who died after being swept into the sea at Stonehaven in Aberdeenshire is formally identified by police.

Policeman badly beaten in street

BBC - Sun, 2014-01-19 05:50
A police officer's leg is broken in an attack as he responds to a call in Norwich's nightlife area.

Governments 'may intervene' on Haass

BBC - Sun, 2014-01-19 05:33
Irish Foreign Minister Eamon Gilmore says if necessary there will be joint intervention by the Irish and British governments to get the NI parties to agree a way forward on the Haass proposals.

Obituary: Christopher Chataway

BBC - Sun, 2014-01-19 05:07
Obituary of Sir Chris Chataway who died today

Madonna apologises for racial slur

BBC - Sun, 2014-01-19 05:00
Pop star Madonna apologises for using a racial slur to refer to her son on an Instagram post.

Cook may quit as England ODI captain

BBC - Sun, 2014-01-19 04:57
England captain Alastair Cook admits he could step down after his team lost the one-day series with Australia.

More say for consumers, Miliband vows

BBC - Sun, 2014-01-19 04:45
A future Labour government would involve consumer groups in ensuring there is genuine competition between businesses, Ed Miliband says.

Superman v Batman delayed to 2016

BBC - Sun, 2014-01-19 04:28
Superman and Batman's big-screen team-up has its release date pushed back by almost a year amid rumours of cast injuries.

VIDEO: 'A very tense atmosphere in Bangkok'

BBC - Sun, 2014-01-19 04:19
Attackers have thrown explosives at anti-government protesters in Bangkok, injuring at least 28 people.

Putin 'friendly' with gay people

BBC - Sun, 2014-01-19 03:24
President Vladimir Putin defends Russia's law on "gay propaganda" ahead of the Sochi Olympics but insists he is not prejudiced against homosexuals.

Putin: Scots referendum 'a UK issue'

BBC - Sun, 2014-01-19 03:08
The president of Russia, Vladimir Putin, says the Scottish independence debate is a domestic matter for the United Kingdom and not one for his country.

Alcott's Sochi hopes hit by snowfall

BBC - Sun, 2014-01-19 03:01
Chemmy Alcott may miss out on a fourth Winter Olympics after heavy snow forces her comeback to be cancelled.

Amputee ocean team nears finish line

BBC - Sun, 2014-01-19 02:55
Four soldiers, two of whom lost limbs in Afghanistan, are nearing the end of a 3,000-mile rowing challenge raising money for injured troops.

Australia beat England to win series

BBC - Sun, 2014-01-19 02:52
Australia beat England by seven wickets in Sydney to take an unassailable 3-0 lead in the one-day international series.

Fishermen rescued from sinking boat

BBC - Sun, 2014-01-19 02:34
Four fishermen are winched to safety from a raft after their trawler began to sink 30 miles off the North East coast.

American Hustle tops SAG awards

BBC - Sun, 2014-01-19 02:21
The cast of 1970s crime caper American Hustle takes the top prize at the Screen Actors Guild awards, while Breaking Bad and Modern Family dominate the TV categories.

New attack on Thai protest camp

BBC - Sun, 2014-01-19 01:52
Attackers throw explosives at anti-government protesters in Bangkok, injuring at least 28, days after a similar attack left one person dead.

Hundreds attend Mikaeel memorial

BBC - Sun, 2014-01-19 01:17
A memorial service has been held for three-year-old Mikaeel Kular, whose body is believed to have been found in Fife after a massive search.

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