International News

Lib Dems want extra £1bn bank levy

BBC - Sun, 2015-03-01 13:26
Lib Dem Treasury Secretary Danny Alexander is calling for an extra £1bn tax on Britain's banks to help pay off the deficit.

Real Madrid 1-1 Villarreal

BBC - Sun, 2015-03-01 13:16
Real Madrid's title hopes suffer a setback as Gerard Moreno's goal earns Villarreal a point at the Bernabeu Stadium.

How Man City let Liverpool duo shine

BBC - Sun, 2015-03-01 13:07
MOTD2 pundit Danny Murphy says Manchester City boss Manuel Pellegrini's team selection suited Liverpool in the Reds' win.

'Jihadi John was cold and a loner'

BBC - Sun, 2015-03-01 13:04
The Islamic State fighter known as "Jihadi John" was cold and a loner who set himself apart from others, according to a man who met him in Syria.

Brother pleads for 'Bali Nine' man

BBC - Sun, 2015-03-01 12:44
Michael Chan, whose brother Andrew is on death row in Indonesia for drug trafficking, pleads to President Joko Widodo on television for clemency.

Nadal's Argentina win equals record

BBC - Sun, 2015-03-01 12:39
Rafael Nadal wins a record-equalling 46th career clay-court title with success in the Argentina Open in Buenos Aires.

'Like last year's car, but better'

BBC - Sun, 2015-03-01 12:32
Mercedes' testing times leave competitors unable to hide their dejection, but there's still plenty to race for - writes Andrew Benson.

IS frees 19 abducted Christians

BBC - Sun, 2015-03-01 12:12
Nineteen of the 220 members of an Assyrian Christian community kidnapped by Islamic State in Syria have been freed, activists say.

Does Australia need foreign investment?

BBC - Sun, 2015-03-01 12:07
Foreign land ownership is seen by many as a problem in Australia but the farm sector has another side to the story.

Mourinho 'feeds' on trophy wins

BBC - Sun, 2015-03-01 11:57
Jose Mourinho says he needs to "feed himself with trophies" after leading Chelsea to League Cup success against Tottenham.

England 'can still win Six Nations'

BBC - Sun, 2015-03-01 11:51
England coach Stuart Lancaster says his side can still win the Six Nations despite a 19-9 defeat by Ireland in Dublin.

Rangers chairman Somers to step down

BBC - Sun, 2015-03-01 10:53
David Somers is to leave his role as Rangers chairman ahead of the club's EGM on 6 March, BBC Scotland has learned.

VIDEO: The Sound of Music marks 50 years

BBC - Sun, 2015-03-01 10:31
The Sound of Music is celebrating its 50th anniversary, after the story of the Von Trapp family first captivated audiences around the world in 1965.

VIDEO: Rosberg has testing edge over Hamilton

BBC - Sun, 2015-03-01 10:21
BBC Sport's Lee McKenzie and Ben Edwards look back at the final day of testing in Barcelona as Nico Rosberg completes 148 laps at the Circuit de Catalunya.

Jay receives goal of month award

BBC - Sun, 2015-03-01 10:09
An 11-year-old boy from County Armagh who won the Scottish Premiership goal of the month award for January has been presented with his award.

Brit winners dominate revamped chart

BBC - Sun, 2015-03-01 10:07
Sam Smith, Ed Sheeran and Royal Blood take the top spots in the first UK album chart to count streaming data alongside sales.

Prince William arrives in China

BBC - Sun, 2015-03-01 10:05
The Duke of Cambridge arrives in China for a four-day visit, becoming the first UK royal to visit the country in nearly 30 years.

Chelsea 2-0 Tottenham Hotspur

BBC - Sun, 2015-03-01 09:21
Jose Mourinho lifts his first trophy since returning to Chelsea as his side see off Tottenham in the League Cup final.

VIDEO: Emwazi 'paranoid' before fleeing UK

BBC - Sun, 2015-03-01 09:11
The extremist known as "Jihadi John" had suicidal thoughts after feeling harassed by MI5, according to email exchanges with a journalist.

Sturgeon calls for wind power boost

BBC - Sun, 2015-03-01 08:58
UK government budgets for offshore wind are unlikely to support Scotland's future ambitions to develop the industry, the first minister says.