International News

Greens would introduce 60% tax rate

BBC - Sun, 2015-04-12 05:30
The Green Party says it would put up the top rate of tax to 60p for every pound people earn over £150,000.

Cracks appear for rattled Rosberg

BBC - Sun, 2015-04-12 05:05
Nico Rosberg shows the strains of Lewis Hamilton's dominance, as the Briton draws from the spirit of Juan Manuel Fangio.

Paris-Roubaix in train near-miss

BBC - Sun, 2015-04-12 05:03
Paris-Roubaix competitors are seconds from being hit by a train as they race over a rail crossing while a TGV approaches.

SA opposition leader steps down

BBC - Sun, 2015-04-12 04:59
The leader of South Africa's opposition, the Democratic Alliance, says she will not stand for re-election at the party congress next month.

Benaud changed cricket - Parkinson

BBC - Sun, 2015-04-12 04:39
Broadcaster Sir Michael Parkinson recalls how the late Richie Benaud helped "change the face of cricket".

Clinton set to declare 2016 bid

BBC - Sun, 2015-04-12 04:10
Former US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton is shortly expected to formally declare her run for the 2016 Democratic presidential nomination.

Man's body discovered in car boot

BBC - Sun, 2015-04-12 04:00
Police launch a murder inquiry after a man's body is discovered in the boot of a car in south Belfast.

Kenya stampede over terror scare

BBC - Sun, 2015-04-12 03:50
A student dies in a Kenyan stampede after a blast mistaken for a terrorist attack, as activists condemn calls to close a Somali refugee camp.

Game Of Thrones season 5 leaked

BBC - Sun, 2015-04-12 03:45
The first four episodes of Game of Thrones season 5 are leaked online before its premiere.

'Bending down' Tube-hit man 'stable'

BBC - Sun, 2015-04-12 03:13
A man struck by a Tube train in south London. as it is believed he bent down to pick up a bag, is in a "stable" condition, police say.

Spotlight on devolution and funding

BBC - Sun, 2015-04-12 02:59
Devolution and funding for Wales are under the spotlight, as the general election campaign continues.

Harman and Osborne differ over 'tone'

BBC - Sun, 2015-04-12 02:46
Labour's Harriet Harman accuses the Conservatives of "negative campaigning" but George Osborne says his party has a "positive vision".

Who would buy in Dubai?

BBC - Sun, 2015-04-12 02:45
Amid fears of another crash, who would buy in Dubai?

VIDEO: Clegg sets out Lib Dem deficit plan

BBC - Sun, 2015-04-12 02:42
Nick Clegg spells out Liberal Democrat plans to eliminate the UK's deficit by 2017/18.

Men retrace grandpa's 1,100-mile trek

BBC - Sun, 2015-04-12 02:31
Cousins prepare to embark on 1,100 mile (1,770km) journey to Croatia from Nottinghamshire in their grandfather's memory.

Police investigate unexplained death

BBC - Sun, 2015-04-12 02:28
Police are investigating the death of a 30-year-old man after his body was found at a flat in Falkirk.

Balthazar King suffers 'broken ribs'

BBC - Sun, 2015-04-12 02:28
Balthazar King suffers suspected broken ribs after falling at the Canal Turn in Saturday's Grand National at Aintree.

Strauss confirms ECB role interest

BBC - Sun, 2015-04-12 02:12
Former England captain Andrew Strauss confirms his interest in an ECB role but says they must "move on" from Kevin Pietersen.

VIDEO: Abbott talks tough on vaccination

BBC - Sun, 2015-04-12 02:08
The Australian government has announced that it intends to stop welfare payments to parents who refuse to vaccinate their children.

Rapper Nelly arrested on drug charges

BBC - Sun, 2015-04-12 02:05
Grammy Award-winning rapper and reality TV star Nelly is arrested after police allegedly find drugs on the bus in which he was travelling.