International News

The battle for control of the cigarette packet

BBC - Sun, 2014-11-23 15:15
How health warnings are changing cigarette packet design

Library call for every Scots child

BBC - Sun, 2014-11-23 15:14
A call for all children to be automatically enrolled in their local library is made at the start of Book Week Scotland.

The couple who changed the way we shop

BBC - Sun, 2014-11-23 15:14
The couple who helped Tesco change the way many of us shop

Delayed C. diff outbreak report due

BBC - Sun, 2014-11-23 15:12
A five-year inquiry into Scotland's worst outbreak of Clostridium difficile (C. diff) will be published later.

Suicide risk falls after talk therapy

BBC - Sun, 2014-11-23 15:02
Talk therapy sessions can help reduce the risk of suicide among high-risk groups, suggests a US study.

VIDEO: What makes the Chinese laugh?

BBC - Sun, 2014-11-23 14:56
Why one Irish-American comedian is trying stand-up in Beijing

Farc warning on release of general

BBC - Sun, 2014-11-23 14:17
Colombia's Farc rebels warn that military operations where they are holding captured general, Ruben Alzate, may jeopardise his release.

VIDEO: UK men join Syria fight against IS

BBC - Sun, 2014-11-23 14:06
A former British soldier and another British man are fighting with Kurdish troops in Syria against Islamic State (IS) militants, it has emerged.

VIDEO: New web data powers plan for police

BBC - Sun, 2014-11-23 14:03
A law forcing communications firms to pass on details that could help identify criminals using the internet is being planned by the home secretary.

Mother of baby left in drain charged

BBC - Sun, 2014-11-23 14:00
Police charge a 30-year-old woman with attempted murder after she abandoned her newborn baby boy in a drain in western Sydney.

Obama praise for 'President Clinton'

BBC - Sun, 2014-11-23 13:47
Hillary Clinton would be a "great president" if she decided to run for the White House in 2016, President Barack Obama says.

Hamilton's second title long overdue

BBC - Sun, 2014-11-23 13:45
Lewis Hamilton's overdue second title shows his ability as a driver is at a level very few ever get close to, writes Andrew Benson.

'Results reflect Liverpool's level'

BBC - Sun, 2014-11-23 12:41
MOTD2 pundit Philip Neville expands on his TV analysis of Liverpool's defeat at Crystal Palace and says he is not surprised by their mid-table position.

Price wars lead to food firms closing

BBC - Sun, 2014-11-23 12:23
A supermarket price war is behind a sharp rise in the number of firms involved in food production folding, new research claims.

Hamilton's second title in numbers

BBC - Sun, 2014-11-23 12:23
F1 world champion's second title in number and pop-rap lyrics

Keep downloading Band Aid, says Geldof

BBC - Sun, 2014-11-23 11:26
The charity single organiser says the price difference between a single now and 1984 "worries him".

Dad would be livid - Button

BBC - Sun, 2014-11-23 11:26
Jenson Button says his late father John would be angry that the driver faces an uncertain future in Formula 1.

Born in Indonesia, murdered in Hong Kong

BBC - Sun, 2014-11-23 11:05
One woman's journey from a village to death in the big city

VIDEO: Cyclists find baby in Sydney drain

BBC - Sun, 2014-11-23 10:40
A newborn baby is found abandoned in a drain in Sydney, Australia, by passing cyclists, police say.

BA plane in second unplanned landing

BBC - Sun, 2014-11-23 10:24
A London-bound British Airways plane makes a second unscheduled landing at Shannon Airport within three days.