International News

Halep wins epic Indian Wells final

BBC - Sun, 2015-03-22 13:08
Simona Halep wins the BNP Paribas Open, beating Jelena Jankovic in a final that features 18 breaks of serve.

Singapore's Lee Kuan Yew dies

BBC - Sun, 2015-03-22 12:25
Singapore's founding father Lee Kuan Yew has died, the prime minister's office says.

Man charged after dog attack death

BBC - Sun, 2015-03-22 12:20
South Wales Police have charged a 23-year-old man with two offences under the Dangerous Dogs Act after a woman died in the Ely area of Cardiff.

Oil price rebound is 'unlikely'

BBC - Sun, 2015-03-22 12:17
The oil price is unlikely to reach again the record levels seen in the past few years, says Saudi Arabia's representative at Opec.

Alonso set for Malaysia comeback

BBC - Sun, 2015-03-22 12:14
Fernando Alonso is closer to an F1 return at the Malaysian Grand Prix next weekend after having medical tests.

VIDEO: China warning over global warming

BBC - Sun, 2015-03-22 11:24
The head of China's weather bureau warns that the country faces serious problems as a result of climate change.

VIDEO: Stunt biker sets stairs record

BBC - Sun, 2015-03-22 11:13
A Polish stunt cyclist sets a new record for the most stairs climbed on a bicycle.

Smith and Legend hold top chart spot

BBC - Sun, 2015-03-22 11:00
Sam Smith and John Legend top the UK singles chart for a second week with duet Lay Me Down, this year's official Comic Relief song.

VIDEO: Tory denies 'fake EDL march' claim

BBC - Sun, 2015-03-22 10:56
A Conservative election candidate suspended by his party has said he did not seek a 'fake' English Defence League march to win votes.

Tunisia's test of transition

BBC - Sun, 2015-03-22 10:48
After the Bardo museum attack, Tunisia now faces a real test of its transition to democracy since the start of the Arab Spring.

VIDEO: Richard III procession from the air

BBC - Sun, 2015-03-22 10:39
King Richard III's remains are returned to Leicester for his reburial following a tour of various landmarks across the county.

Tory denies 'fake EDL march' claim

BBC - Sun, 2015-03-22 10:27
A Tory election candidate suspended by his party tells the BBC he did not seek a "fake" English Defence League march to help win votes.

Queens Park Rangers 1-2 Everton

BBC - Sun, 2015-03-22 10:23
Aaron Lennon scores his first goal for Everton as they beat spirited hosts QPR to ease their relegation worries.

Hull City 2-3 Chelsea

BBC - Sun, 2015-03-22 10:22
Loic Remy's late winner extends Chelsea's Premier League lead over Manchester City to six points.

Potter tour owl treatment 'reviewed'

BBC - Sun, 2015-03-22 10:13
The welfare of animals, including owls, at a Warner Bros Harry Potter studio tour is to be reviewed after concerns about their treatment.

Abuse claims made against late MPs

BBC - Sun, 2015-03-22 09:14
Police investigating historical child abuse claims are handed fresh claims relating to late Labour MP Leo Abse and ex-Commons speaker George Thomas.

US Navy warship arrives in Solent

BBC - Sun, 2015-03-22 09:07
A 100,000-tonne US aircraft carrier carrying over 5,000 sailors arrives in the Solent.

Protesters 'chase Farage out of pub'

BBC - Sun, 2015-03-22 08:47
Anti-UKIP protesters invade a pub in south London where the party leader is having lunch with his family.

WW2 veterans back in the 'cockpit'

BBC - Sun, 2015-03-22 08:37
Two veteran RAF glider pilots return to the "cockpit" at a museum in Gloucestershire to mark the 70th anniversary of Operation Varsity.

Ukraine ex-president's son 'drowns'

BBC - Sun, 2015-03-22 08:14
A son of Viktor Yanukovych reportedly drowns in Lake Baikal in Russia - the latest in a series of deaths of people close to Ukraine's ex-president.