International News

Parties launch week two of campaign

BBC - Sun, 2015-04-05 15:22
Scotland's political leaders kick off the second full week of general election campaigning when they hit the streets today.

VIDEO: Could tech help save the bee?

BBC - Sun, 2015-04-05 15:09
The tech which could help to unlock the secrets of the hive.

Tax changes spark election battle

BBC - Sun, 2015-04-05 15:02
Changes to tax, benefits and pensions coming into force spark a fresh battle between Labour and the Conservatives over whether families will be better or worse off.

Pensions shake-up and a mini-heatwave

BBC - Sun, 2015-04-05 15:02
The reforms to pensions, concerns over the way general election campaigning is heading, and forecasts of a mini-heatwave attract headlines.

Tobacco display ban in all shops

BBC - Sun, 2015-04-05 15:01
A ban on displaying tobacco products at the point of sale in small shops has come into force, joining a similar ban in supermarkets already in place.

How much? The crazy cost of children's parties

BBC - Sun, 2015-04-05 15:01
The crazy cost of children's parties

Abu Dhabi win Volvo Ocean Race leg

BBC - Sun, 2015-04-05 14:28
British sailor Ian Walker skippers Abu Dhabi Ocean Racing to victory in the fifth leg of the Volvo Ocean Race.

VIDEO: IS video claims Yarmouk capture

BBC - Sun, 2015-04-05 14:20
Islamic State militants say they have taken almost total control of Yarmouk in Syria, the Palestinian refugee camp that has been under siege for almost two years.

Garth Crooks's team of the week

BBC - Sun, 2015-04-05 14:17
Who produced a display that was enough to reduce Tottenham fans to tears and which player is a throwback to the old days?

Celta Vigo 0-1 Barcelona

BBC - Sun, 2015-04-05 13:35
Barcelona restore their four-point lead at the top with a tense win over Celta Vigo, who end with 10 men in bizarre circumstances.

Goal of the season in one weekend?

BBC - Sun, 2015-04-05 13:29
BBC Sport takes a look at six wonder goals that were scored in the Premier League this weekend and asks: which was was best?

'More to Defoe than his wonder goal'

BBC - Sun, 2015-04-05 13:13
Danny Murphy expands on his MOTD2 analysis to explain the part Jermain Defoe played in Sunderland's 1-0 win over Newcastle.

Asda recalls dummies over 'choke risk'

BBC - Sun, 2015-04-05 11:31
Asda recalls packs of its "Little Angels 2 Newborn Soothers 0+ Months" dummies after a customer complaint.

Derby defeat will define me - Carver

BBC - Sun, 2015-04-05 11:30
Newcastle boss John Carver fears losing to Sunderland will define his time in charge at St James' Park.

Italians rescue 1,500 migrants

BBC - Sun, 2015-04-05 11:03
The Italian coastguard and navy rescue some 1,500 migrants trying to cross into the EU via the Mediterranean Sea over a 24-hour period.

Cliff-plunge teenager, 16, dies

BBC - Sun, 2015-04-05 10:29
A 16-year-old boy has died after falling from cliffs on the Northumberland coast, police say.

Prodigy score sixth number one album

BBC - Sun, 2015-04-05 09:55
Dance act The Prodigy score their sixth number one album, while Jess Glynne holds off a challenge from Ed Sheeran to top the singles chart.

VIDEO: Kenya grieves for Garissa victims

BBC - Sun, 2015-04-05 09:44
Kenyans have gathered at a church service in Nairobi to remember the 148 victims of an attack on students at Garissa University.

Sunderland 1-0 Newcastle United

BBC - Sun, 2015-04-05 09:32
A brilliant goal from Jermain Defoe gives Sunderland victory in their derby with Newcastle to ease their relegation fears.

McCoy lands Gold Cup at Fairyhouse

BBC - Sun, 2015-04-05 09:09
Retiring 19-time champion jockey AP McCoy pulls off a superb victory on 7-1 shot Gilgamboa in a pulsating Ryanair Gold Cup.