International News

VIDEO: Sturgeon on full fiscal autonomy

BBC - Sun, 2015-05-10 02:15
Scottish First Minister Nicola Sturgeon says she believes David Cameron has to go beyond the Smith Commission proposals, giving Scotland greater fiscal autonomy.

VIDEO: 'We need to get the message right'

BBC - Sun, 2015-05-10 02:08
Labour MP, Chuka Umunna, a possible candidate to replace Ed Miliband, is asked by Andrew Marr whether he will run for the Labour leadership.

Aston Martins fetch more than £10m

BBC - Sun, 2015-05-10 02:04
Auction house Bonhams' biggest Aston Martin sale - which included a 1962 model once owned by Sir Peter Ustinov - has made than £10m.

Prince Harry meets reptilian namesake

BBC - Sun, 2015-05-10 01:49
Prince Harry has a close encounter with a 100-year-old tuatara lizard during the second day of his visit to New Zealand.

VIDEO: Watch: Queen attends VE Day service

BBC - Sun, 2015-05-10 01:48
The Queen is attending a thanksgiving service at Westminster Abbey on the final day of 70th anniversary commemorations of VE Day

SA opposition 'to elect black leader'

BBC - Sun, 2015-05-10 01:44
South Africa's main opposition party, the Democratic Alliance, is expected to elect Mmusi Maimane as its first black leader.

Mandelson: Labour 'back to 1980s'

BBC - Sun, 2015-05-10 01:42
Lord Mandelson warns Labour against a rushed leadership contest, as potential candidate Chuka Umunna says the party can bounce back quickly.

BBC Young Dancer: First winner named

BBC - Sun, 2015-05-10 01:39
A 17-year-old contemporary dancer from Northumberland is named the first winner of the BBC's Young Dancer competition.

Cameron must go further - Sturgeon

BBC - Sun, 2015-05-10 01:37
Scottish First Minister Nicola Sturgeon calls for new tax and welfare powers to be devolved to Scotland as a "priority".

Biker killed in collision with car

BBC - Sun, 2015-05-10 01:31
A 47-year-old man dies after his motorbike collides with a car on the A82 north of Tyndrum in Stirlingshire.

Yemen inches towards ceasefire

BBC - Sun, 2015-05-10 01:26
Yemen's Houthi rebels vow to respond "positively" to a Saudi humanitarian truce offer, as the plight of civilians caught in fighting worsens.

Climber airlifted after cliff fall

BBC - Sun, 2015-05-10 01:02
A climber is airlifted to hospital after falling about 60ft (18m) from cliffs on the Devon and Cornwall border.

One man's battle to protect Parisian arcades

BBC - Sun, 2015-05-10 00:38
TV host Thierry Ardisson is unapologetic about his campaign to keep up aesthetic standards on one of Paris's most grand thoroughfares, says Hugh Schofield.

Food and drink industry 'must lead'

BBC - Sun, 2015-05-10 00:22
Northern Ireland's agri-food sector must not be held back by politicians, says a senior industry figure.

Typhoon Noul nears the Philippines

BBC - Sun, 2015-05-10 00:10
More than 1,000 people have been evacuated as a powerful typhoon approaches the north-east Philippines.

Clive James to be honoured by Bafta

BBC - Sun, 2015-05-10 00:07
Author, critic and broadcaster Clive James is to be honoured at the British Academy Television Awards in London later.

'Mum took on £50k debt for my career'

BBC - Sat, 2015-05-09 23:45
Olympic champion and Tour de France winner Sir Bradley Wiggins reflects on his life and career on Desert Island Discs.

Several shot dead in Swiss town

BBC - Sat, 2015-05-09 23:42
Several people have been killed in a shooting in the Swiss town of Wuerenlingen, north-west of Zurich, police say.

VE Day national service to be held

BBC - Sat, 2015-05-09 23:17
A national service of thanksgiving will take place in Cardiff as weekend of Victory in Europe Day commemorations continue.

VIDEO: Actress cries reading WW2 letter

BBC - Sat, 2015-05-09 23:17
Actress Jane Horrocks is overcome with emotion at a VE Day concert as she reads from the final letter of a dead WW2 soldier to his mother.