International News

VIDEO: German cave rescue under way

BBC - Sun, 2014-06-15 17:10
A man who has been stuck in a cave underneath the mountains between Germany and Austria for a week is well enough for the rescue operation to begin, officials say.

Ronaldo fit to face Germany

BBC - Sun, 2014-06-15 16:59
Cristiano Ronaldo says he is fit for Portugal's World Cup campaign, but does not feel pressure to reproduce his club form.

Santos re-elected in Colombian poll

BBC - Sun, 2014-06-15 16:53
Incumbent Juan Manuel Santos has been re-elected as Colombian president with nearly 51% of the vote, seeing off his right-wing challenger.

World Cup: Argentina 2-1 Bosnia-Hercegovina

BBC - Sun, 2014-06-15 16:51
Lionel Messi scores a superb goal as Argentina begin their World Cup campaign with a win over Bosnia-Hercegovina.

Ableism - not racism or sexism

BBC - Sun, 2014-06-15 16:46
Ableism joins racism and sexism as the new prejudice

Today at the World Cup: Day five

BBC - Sun, 2014-06-15 16:35
Who is playing? How can you watch the games? Who does our expert think will win? All you need on Fifa World Cup day five.

VIDEO: Exploring London's 'smart' tunnels

BBC - Sun, 2014-06-15 16:33
Going underground to make subterranean London “smart”

Saving yourself for the World Cup

BBC - Sun, 2014-06-15 16:32
How analysts are using statistics to predict the outcome in Brazil.

Should you ask someone's permission to kiss them?

BBC - Sun, 2014-06-15 16:28
Should you ask someone's permission to kiss them?

In pictures: One year after India floods

BBC - Sun, 2014-06-15 16:23
Pilgrims return to Indian temple a year after devastating floods

Ryder Cup bank-note design unveiled

BBC - Sun, 2014-06-15 16:21
The design of a special edition Ryder Cup £5 bank-note is unveiled ahead of the prestigious tournament in September.

Forecaster upbeat on economic growth

BBC - Sun, 2014-06-15 16:19
A leading economic forecaster predicts Scotland is set for its best year since 2008 but warns of risks surrounding the referendum.

Washing chicken 'spreads infection'

BBC - Sun, 2014-06-15 16:09
Consumers are being warned to stop washing raw chicken as doing so increases the risk of food poisoning.

VIDEO: Pakistan offensive in N Waziristan

BBC - Sun, 2014-06-15 16:06
Pakistan's army says it has launched a "comprehensive operation" against militants in North Waziristan, near the Afghan border.

Imperious Kaymer clinches US Open

BBC - Sun, 2014-06-15 16:00
Martin Kaymer secures his second major title and first US Open after a dominant start-to-finish win at Pinehurst.

Leaders urge government to halt cuts

BBC - Sun, 2014-06-15 15:58
Devon's political leaders send a letter to the government to warn further spending cuts will affect vulnerable people in the county.

Cave children raise funds for nature

BBC - Sun, 2014-06-15 15:54
Up to 15 children will be among the first humans for 3,000 years to sleep in a cave near Swansea next weekend.

The birthday paradox at the World Cup

BBC - Sun, 2014-06-15 15:51
How the World Cup squads demonstrate a puzzling truth

Councils want say on troubled schools

BBC - Sun, 2014-06-15 15:47
Powers to intervene in troubled schools should return to local authorities, say councils, or England's education system risks losing public confidence.

The country where jogging is a crime

BBC - Sun, 2014-06-15 15:46
The country where jogging is now a criminal activity
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