International News

VIDEO: Hi-tech education for Chinese children

BBC - Sun, 2014-09-07 10:53
Joanna Wei talks about her educational company Creatica, which runs hi-tech classes for Chinese schoolchildren.

What price Scottish independence?

BBC - Sun, 2014-09-07 10:32
What is the economic cost of Scots voting for independence?

'Rosberg does not like pressure'

BBC - Sun, 2014-09-07 10:05
Lewis Hamilton says he intends to exploit what he believes is team-mate Nico Rosberg's vulnerability to pressure in the title run-in.

Vaccine gives monkeys Ebola immunity

BBC - Sun, 2014-09-07 09:17
Vaccinated monkeys have developed "long-term" immunity to the Ebola virus raising the prospect of successful human trials, say scientists.

VIDEO: Costner film debuts at Toronto

BBC - Sun, 2014-09-07 09:10
Kevin Costner's new film Black and White has had its debut at the Toronto International Film Festival.

Stars attend Joan Rivers' funeral

BBC - Sun, 2014-09-07 08:49
Family, friends and famous names from the worlds of TV, film and comedy say a final farewell to Joan Rivers at her funeral in New York.

Yemeni police clash with Houthis

BBC - Sun, 2014-09-07 08:48
Yemeni police deploy water cannon and tear gas to shift thousands of Shia protesters encamped on the road to Sanaa airport.

AUDIO: Oldest Channel swimmer 'exhilarated'

BBC - Sun, 2014-09-07 08:45
A 73-year-old South African heart surgeon has become the oldest person to swim the English Channel.

Arson-hit family jump from house

BBC - Sun, 2014-09-07 07:48
A family of five jump from a bedroom window to escape a fire at their home in West Bromwich, which police believe was started deliberately.

Woman dies, five hurt in collision

BBC - Sun, 2014-09-07 06:46
An elderly woman dies and five people are taken to hospital following a two-vehicle collision on the A466 near Tintern in Monmouthshire.

Normal service resumes after Nato

BBC - Sun, 2014-09-07 05:28
Normal service resumes after world leaders have flown home, a ring of steel is removed from around Cardiff and tanks are driven off the Celtic Manor's golf course.

Arrests over Egypt 'gay wedding'

BBC - Sun, 2014-09-07 04:50
The Egyptian authorities arrest seven men accused of appearing in a video apparently showing a gay wedding.

VIDEO: Ukraine truce shaken by new shelling

BBC - Sun, 2014-09-07 03:23
There is fresh shelling near Donetsk airport, after a deadly attack in Mariupol, raising fears that Ukraine's ceasefire may collapse.

VIDEO: Farah sprints to Great North Run win

BBC - Sun, 2014-09-07 03:14
Mo Farah becomes the first British winner of the Great North Run men's race since 1985, holding off Mike Kigen in a thrilling finish.

VIDEO: McEwan: 'I'm good at not writing'

BBC - Sun, 2014-09-07 03:07
Author Ian McEwan talks to the BBC's Andrew Marr about his new book The Children Act.

VIDEO: iPhones 'most likely' to get stolen

BBC - Sun, 2014-09-07 02:47
Apple's latest iPhone models are the smartphones in England and Wales most likely to be stolen, according to a new government list.

Abbas warns Hamas on unity deal

BBC - Sun, 2014-09-07 01:48
Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas warns Hamas it must change the way it operates in Gaza if it wants to continue in a unity government.

VIDEO: Islamic State 'must be defeated'

BBC - Sun, 2014-09-07 01:34
Chancellor George Osborne has said Islamic State (IS) must be defeated, as it is ''a direct threat to the security of people living in Britain''.

Man due in court after Tilbury death

BBC - Sun, 2014-09-07 01:28
A third person charged in connection with the death of man in a shipping container in Essex is to appear in court on Monday.