International News

More Nigerian children abducted

BBC - Sun, 2014-10-26 18:49
Suspected Boko Haram militants kidnap about 30 children in north-eastern Nigeria despite a ceasefire agreed with militants, a local leader says.

KKK stunt in Australia veil protest

BBC - Sun, 2014-10-26 18:08
Three men, one wearing a Ku Klux Klan outfit, try to enter Parliament House in Canberra in a protest over the Islamic full-face veil.

New Guerrero governor in Mexico

BBC - Sun, 2014-10-26 18:05
An interim governor in appointed in the Mexican state of Guerrero, where 43 students went missing after clashing with police a month ago.

VIDEO: Celebrating Dylan Thomas

BBC - Sun, 2014-10-26 18:04
People in Wales and New York, including actor Michael Sheen and singer Cerys Matthews, reciting and talking about Dylan Thomas as people mark 100 years since the poet's birth.

Qatar dismisses IS funding claims

BBC - Sun, 2014-10-26 17:52
Senior officials from Qatar have strongly denied claims the country is supporting terrorist groups in Syria such as Islamic State.

VIDEO: Can Hollywood tech save sports?

BBC - Sun, 2014-10-26 17:41
Can Hollywood technology preserve minority sports?

VIDEO: Murdered for tweeting?

BBC - Sun, 2014-10-26 17:37
Woman targeted by Mexican cartels for her Twitter posts

VIDEO: Millions of wild pigs run amok in US

BBC - Sun, 2014-10-26 17:35
Millions of wild pigs run amok in the US

Exposing the history of hacking

BBC - Sun, 2014-10-26 17:25
Exposing the hidden history of hackers

VIDEO: Call for support for Tin Pan Alley

BBC - Sun, 2014-10-26 17:04
Campaigners call for music shops in a central London street to be given tax exemptions to help them survive.

Escape from Boko Haram

BBC - Sun, 2014-10-26 17:00
How three girls fled their Boko Haram captors

VIDEO: 'How we escaped from Boko Haram'

BBC - Sun, 2014-10-26 16:59
The story of how three girls abducted from Chibok, northern Nigeria, escaped their Boko Haram captors. To protect their identity their story has been portrayed as an animation.

Drone safeguards urged by pilots

BBC - Sun, 2014-10-26 16:49
Strict regulations will need to be introduced before large drones are allowed to appear in the UK's skies, pilots association Balpa says.

Police analyse Canada gunman video

BBC - Sun, 2014-10-26 16:22
A video made by the gunman who stormed Canada's parliament shows ideological and political motives for the attack, police say.

Missing ex-prisoner reward offer

BBC - Sun, 2014-10-26 16:21
Crimestoppers offers a £5,000 reward for information leading to the arrest of missing ex-prisoner Johnathan Kelly.

Eyeball link to Alzheimer's studied

BBC - Sun, 2014-10-26 16:20
A new £1.1m study led from Dundee University is to investigate whether eye tests can provide an "early warning" of Alzheimer's disease.

Letting the water in

BBC - Sun, 2014-10-26 16:13
Could Boston copy Venice and become a city of canals?

The WW1 she-soldiers who fought on the frontline

BBC - Sun, 2014-10-26 16:11
The WW1 she-soldiers who fought with the men

The man who built a chocolate empire

BBC - Sun, 2014-10-26 16:02
The man who built the multi-million pound Hotel Chocolat empire

Ebola crisis 'may harm malaria fight'

BBC - Sun, 2014-10-26 16:00
A leading figure in malaria control has warned that efforts to contain the disease could be threatened by the Ebola crisis.