International News

EU refugee quotas to be proposed

BBC - Sun, 2015-05-10 18:34
The European Commission will make the controversial proposal that EU member countries should take in refugees under an EU quota scheme.

Crime drama wins big at Baftas

BBC - Sun, 2015-05-10 18:27
Powerful crime stories win big at the Baftas

Greece seeks "approval of progress"

BBC - Sun, 2015-05-10 17:03
Greek politicians are hopeful that Eurozone ministers will recognise its fiscal progress, paving the way for bailout funds to be released.

Why is the US reviewing the lethal injection?

BBC - Sun, 2015-05-10 16:42
The US Supreme Court is reviewing the use of lethal injection - its ruling will have big ramifications for the way capital punishment is carried out.

Can Pitch Perfect 2 live up to the original?

BBC - Sun, 2015-05-10 16:19
Can Pitch Perfect 2 live up to the original

Can Clinton win Democrat hat-trick?

BBC - Sun, 2015-05-10 16:11
History suggests it will be hard for the Democratic Party to pull off three consecutive presidential wins, says Nick Bryant.

Cavendish wins California opener

BBC - Sun, 2015-05-10 16:06
Britain's Mark Cavendish sprints to a dominant victory in the first stage of the Tour of California in Sacramento.

The Indian matchmakers targeting divorcees

BBC - Sun, 2015-05-10 15:49
Divorced in India... and hassled by matchmakers

Nigeria in pictures: Lagos facelift

BBC - Sun, 2015-05-10 15:45
Chaotic Nigerian city is revamped and renewed

Children age 10 'smoke before exams'

BBC - Sun, 2015-05-10 15:42
Children as young as 10 are smoking cigarettes, eating junk food and drinking energy drinks for breakfast to prepare for exams, a survey of 1,000 children suggests.

Animal mummy 'scandal' revealed

BBC - Sun, 2015-05-10 15:39
A scanning project suggests that about a third of Ancient Egypt's animal mummies are empty.

Scotland tops gay equality league

BBC - Sun, 2015-05-10 15:39
Scotland rated the best country in Europe in terms of legal equality for gay, lesbian, bisexual, transgender and intersex people.