International News

VIDEO: Richard III coffin arrives at Bosworth

BBC - Sun, 2015-03-22 07:16
A ceremony takes place on the site of the Battle of Bosworth as part of a procession leading up to King Richard III's reburial in Leicester.

Gerrard sent off after 48 seconds

BBC - Sun, 2015-03-22 07:08
Liverpool's Steven Gerrard is sent off against Manchester United just 48 seconds after coming on as a substitute.

Man's death treated as 'suspicious'

BBC - Sun, 2015-03-22 06:31
Police are treating the death of a 39-year-old man in the street in North Lanarkshire as suspicious.

Ted Cruz to reveal US presidency bid

BBC - Sun, 2015-03-22 06:28
Republican Texan Ted Cruz will set out on Monday his plans to run for the US presidency in 2016, according to his advisers.

Funding row over devolved tax powers

BBC - Sun, 2015-03-22 06:15
Attempts to tie increased funding for Wales to the devolution of income tax were blocked by the Welsh Liberal Democrat leader.

DUP 'not getting more from UUP pact'

BBC - Sun, 2015-03-22 06:13
The Ulster Unionist leader says he does not believe the DUP is getting more out of their unionist electoral pact than his party.

Women help bury Kabul mob victim

BBC - Sun, 2015-03-22 05:54
Women break Afghan funeral customs to help bury a woman killed by a mob in Kabul on an apparently false charge of burning the Koran.

'Lucky' teens in high tide rescue

BBC - Sun, 2015-03-22 05:04
Four teenagers are "extremely fortunate" to be saved from rocks with water rising up to their chests, lifeboat volunteers say.

Red Sea shark attack kills tourist

BBC - Sun, 2015-03-22 04:58
A 52-year-old German tourist is killed in a shark attack off an Egyptian Red Sea resort, police say, the first such death in five years.

Terry Pratchett pub sign unveiled

BBC - Sun, 2015-03-22 04:56
A pub sign commemorating the work of fantasy author Sir Terry Pratchett, is unveiled in Somerset.

Fire tackled at Hunterston coal port

BBC - Sun, 2015-03-22 04:39
At least 10 fire engines are in attendance at a large fire at the Hunterston coal port in Ayrshire.

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.