International News

Samsung S6 phone has curved screen

BBC - Sun, 2015-03-01 08:31
Samsung confirms that one version of its new Galaxy S6 flagship smartphone will have a screen that curves round its sides

VIDEO: S6 Edge: First look at Samsung phone

BBC - Sun, 2015-03-01 08:31
Samsung shows off the Galaxy S6 Edge smartphone's new features to the BBC's Rory Cellan-Jones.

Nigerian mob kills bomb suspect

BBC - Sun, 2015-03-01 08:25
A young woman is beaten to death by a Nigerian mob in the belief she was on a suicide mission, in an area hit by Boko Haram attacks.

VIDEO: Astronauts brave week's third spacewalk

BBC - Sun, 2015-03-01 08:18
Two American astronauts have ventured out on a spacewalk for the third time in a week, to install cables on the International Space Station.

VIDEO: HTC virtual reality kit surprises

BBC - Sun, 2015-03-01 07:57
HTC unveils a virtual reality headset as part of a tie-up with video games giant Valve, posing a threat to Facebook's Oculus.

Ireland 19-9 England

BBC - Sun, 2015-03-01 07:41
Ireland remain on course for a Six Nations Grand Slam after a convincing 19-9 win over England in Dublin.

Netanyahu begins disputed US visit

BBC - Sun, 2015-03-01 07:23
Israeli PM Benjamin Netanyahu heads to Washington to argue his case against a nuclear deal with Iran, ahead of a controversial speech to Congress.

Arsenal 2-0 Everton

BBC - Sun, 2015-03-01 07:10
Goals from Olivier Giroud and Tomas Rosicky move Arsenal back to third place in the Premier League as they beat Everton.

Norwich City 2-0 Ipswich Town

BBC - Sun, 2015-03-01 07:02
Bradley Johnson and Lewis Grabban score as Norwich City beat local rivals Ipswich Town to go third in the Championship.

UKIP probes 'Jihadi John' tweet

BBC - Sun, 2015-03-01 06:36
A UKIP parliamentary candidate faces a possible rebuke from the party after saying it was a shame "Jihadi John" had not killed himself.

HTC to sell virtual reality headsets

BBC - Sun, 2015-03-01 06:33
HTC reveals it is to sell a virtual reality headset featuring tracking technology developed by video games firm Valve.

MH370 teams trial long-haul tracking

BBC - Sun, 2015-03-01 06:32
Three countries are to trial a new method of tracking planes, which could help avoid incidents like the disappearance of flight MH370.

Missing girl search 'intensifies'

BBC - Sun, 2015-03-01 06:16
The search for 16-year-old Becky Watts from Bristol is being intensified, according to police.

VIDEO: Hands-on with LG Urbane smartwatches

BBC - Sun, 2015-03-01 06:00
BBC's Dave Lee gets a first look at LG's fashion-conscious Urbane smartwatches at Mobile World Congress.

New avalanches strike Afghanistan

BBC - Sun, 2015-03-01 05:50
Fresh avalanches hit Afghanistan's Panjshir valley closing off areas already difficult to reach, local officials say, after the death of scores of people.

Finnish punk band set for Eurovision

BBC - Sun, 2015-03-01 05:46
A punk band made up of men with learning disabilities is chosen to represent Finland at the Eurovision Song Contest.

Union jack flag set for public works

BBC - Sun, 2015-03-01 05:31
Plaques featuring the union jack flag will be displayed on publicly-funded projects across the UK - but the SNP attacks the scheme as a "silly gimmick".

Huawei and LG unveil smartwatches

BBC - Sun, 2015-03-01 05:12
LG unveils a smartwatch that can make calls without being paired to a phone, while Huawei unveils its first Android Wear watch.

Man in hospital after harbour rescue

BBC - Sun, 2015-03-01 05:01
A man is taken to hospital after being rescued from Ayr Harbour by a Royal Navy helicopter.

Liverpool 2-1 Manchester City

BBC - Sun, 2015-03-01 04:53
Philippe Coutinho scores the winner as Liverpool dent Manchester City's Premier League title bid with victory at Anfield.