International News

Farah sets Euro half marathon best

BBC - Sun, 2015-03-22 04:38
Mo Farah sets a new European record and becomes the first Briton to break 60 minutes in winning the Lisbon half marathon.

36 grass fires started in 30 hours

BBC - Sun, 2015-03-22 04:22
Firefighters tackle 36 deliberately started grass fires in just 30 hours over the weekend putting livestock at risk.

Salmond predicts vote-by-vote deal

BBC - Sun, 2015-03-22 04:15
Alex Salmond predicts a "vote by vote arrangement" between a minority Labour government and the SNP is the most likely outcome of the election.

Elderly woman in hospital after fire

BBC - Sun, 2015-03-22 03:51
An elderly woman is taken to hospital following a fire at sheltered housing complex in the Scottish Borders.

VIDEO: Flowers placed on Richard III coffin

BBC - Sun, 2015-03-22 03:41
A ceremony marking the start of Richard III's reburial is held at the University of Leicester.

Clarkson: BBC comment was 'a joke'

BBC - Sun, 2015-03-22 03:39
Top Gear presenter Jeremy Clarkson says expletive-filled comments he made criticising the BBC last week were meant as a joke.

Six arrested after synagogue attack

BBC - Sun, 2015-03-22 03:30
Six men are arrested after they forced their way into a synagogue in north London, attacking a man as he tried to stop them.

Man in 70s dies in farm accident

BBC - Sun, 2015-03-22 03:26
A man, believed to be in his 70s, dies in an accident in a farm near Strangford in County Down.

Cook fails on first-class return

BBC - Sun, 2015-03-22 03:21
England Test captain Alastair Cook is dismissed for just three playing for the MCC against Yorkshire in Abu Dhabi.

Appeal after man dies on bypass

BBC - Sun, 2015-03-22 03:18
Police are appealing for witnesses following the death of a pedestrian who was in a collision with a car in Gwynedd.

Climate change 'big threat to China'

BBC - Sun, 2015-03-22 03:10
Climate change could harm crop yields and the environment in China, says the country's top meteorologist, in a rare official admission.

VIDEO: Farage: 'I have been ruthless'

BBC - Sun, 2015-03-22 03:08
Nigel Farage tells the BBC that he has been "utterly ruthless" when it comes to UKIP candidates who have "stepped over the line".

We need technology, says refs' chief

BBC - Sun, 2015-03-22 02:47
Video technology should be introduced in English football to eradicate clear errors, says refereeing chief Mike Riley.

Farage 'ruthless' with UKIP problems

BBC - Sun, 2015-03-22 02:44
Nigel Farage says he will continue to be "utterly ruthless" about dealing with UKIP candidates who "step over the line".

Blood sample donor appeal launched

BBC - Sun, 2015-03-22 02:27
Patients in Scotland are being invited to donate their leftover blood test samples for use in medical research.

VIDEO: Litvinenko suspect dismisses 'jibberish'

BBC - Sun, 2015-03-22 02:21
One of the suspects in the killing of Russian spy Alexander Litvinenko tells the BBC he will disprove claims made of his involvement at a public inquiry.

Third Tunis attacker 'on the run'

BBC - Sun, 2015-03-22 02:05
A third attacker is still "on the run" after the deadly Bardo Museum killings, Tunisia's president says in a live TV interview.

NI at public sector cuts 'watershed'

BBC - Sun, 2015-03-22 02:01
Northern Ireland has reached a watershed regarding decisions on public sector cuts, the Ulster Bank's chief economist says.

Plain-clothes officer knocked down

BBC - Sun, 2015-03-22 01:50
A plain-clothes police officer was knocked down by a car as he tried to talk to the driver, police say.

IMF to co-operate with China-led bank

BBC - Sun, 2015-03-22 01:50
International Monetary Fund chief Christine Lagarde says the IMF is happy to work with the China-led Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank.

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