International News

VIDEO: The 'ghost town' graffiti tried to save

BBC - Sun, 2014-12-07 15:09
Doel, a graffiti artist's paradise, was once a picture perfect Belgian seaside village. Now it faces demolition.

The man who found 100 bombs

BBC - Sun, 2014-12-07 15:07
The man who found 100 bombs in Afghanistan

Japan elections are all about economy

BBC - Sun, 2014-12-07 15:05
Time seems like a luxury for Japan's leaders, yet it's the very thing that they need, to turn around an economy that's been struggling for two decades.

Slower growth predicted for economy

BBC - Sun, 2014-12-07 15:03
Scotland's economy will continue to grow next year but at a slower rate than before, according to a leading economic forecaster.

'Pay benefits faster' to cut hunger

BBC - Sun, 2014-12-07 15:01
An income squeeze, benefit delays and high utility bills are blamed by a cross-party committee of MPs for a rise in hunger in the UK.

Rate rise 'catastrophe' and 'candy crush' MP - papers

BBC - Sun, 2014-12-07 14:55
The prospects of a mortgage rate rise - and the consequences for families - trouble some papers, while the Sun says it's caught an MP playing Candy Crush in Parliament.

VIDEO: LS Lowry exhibited in China

BBC - Sun, 2014-12-07 14:47
Works of British artist LS Lowry are being exhibited solo for the first time outside of the UK when they go on display in Nanjing in China.

VIDEO: O'Sullivan v Trump - best shots

BBC - Sun, 2014-12-07 14:38
Watch some of the best shots from a thrilling UK Championship final between Ronnie O'Sullivan and Judd Trump.

Terror police charge man over 'fraud'

BBC - Sun, 2014-12-07 14:38
A 28-year-old man has been charged by the Met Police's counter-terrorism unit over alleged fraud offences, the force says.

Abbott could make playing return

BBC - Sun, 2014-12-07 14:00
Australia bowler Sean Abbott could return to action for New South Wales on Tuesday for the first time since Phil Hughes died.

Falcao 'only fit for 20 minutes'

BBC - Sun, 2014-12-07 13:30
Manchester United striker Radamel Falcao is only fit enough to play for 20 minutes, according to Louis van Gaal.

VIDEO: Tim Hetherington: Views after the wave

BBC - Sun, 2014-12-07 13:19
The late Tim Hetherington's photos of the 2004 Asian tsunami

Why China sees itself in Lowry's paintings of industrial Britain

BBC - Sun, 2014-12-07 12:59
Why Lowry's paintings of industrial Britain are a hit in China

Carroll shows the art of a targetman

BBC - Sun, 2014-12-07 12:54
MOTD2 pundit and ex-West Ham striker John Hartson explains how Andy Carroll helped the Hammers beat Swansea to continue their impressive form.

Yemen migrant boat sinks killing 70

BBC - Sun, 2014-12-07 11:34
A boat carrying mostly Ethiopian migrants sinks off Yemen's western coast, killing 70 people, Yemeni officials say.

Pearson not worried about future

BBC - Sun, 2014-12-07 11:29
Leicester boss Nigel Pearson insists he isn't worried about his future, despite his side sitting bottom of the Premier League.

Mexico confirms missing student ID

BBC - Sun, 2014-12-07 11:12
The Mexican attorney general confirms that one of the 43 missing students, Alexander Mora, has been identified through DNA tests carried out in Austria.

Hong Kong's hidden slums in the sky

BBC - Sun, 2014-12-07 11:03
Hong Kong's poor hidden away on the rooftops

Philippines Typhoon Hagupit weakens

BBC - Sun, 2014-12-07 10:07
Typhoon Hagupit continues to sweep across the Philippines, but despite some deaths, widespread damage appears to have been avoided.

Sheeran returns to top of UK chart

BBC - Sun, 2014-12-07 10:01
Singer Ed Sheeran has returned to number one in the UK singles chart with his track Thinking Out Loud.