National / International News

Wolff hopes points rule not decisive

BBC - Sun, 2014-11-09 22:29
There will be "a big shadow" over the world title if it is decided by double points, says Mercedes team boss Toto Wolff.

Care home quality of life concerns

BBC - Sun, 2014-11-09 22:21
Many older people living in care homes have an "unacceptable quality of life" and quickly become institutionalised, says a watchdog.

Monday's gossip column

BBC - Sun, 2014-11-09 22:20
Raheem Sterling's £60m buy-out clause, Chelsea want Germany midfielder, new deal for West Brom striker, plus more.

Matt Berry toast of comedy awards

BBC - Sun, 2014-11-09 22:18
Comic actor Matt Berry is in the running for a clutch of British Comedy Awards for his sitcom Toast, as well as for two other roles.

VIDEO: Meet London's property millionaires

BBC - Sun, 2014-11-09 22:09
BBC Inside Out meets the Londoners living their dreams after making millions from the sale of their properties during the property boom in 2014.

VIDEO: Staff 'betrayed' by paedophile doctor

BBC - Sun, 2014-11-09 22:08
BBC Inside Out speaks to Dr Keith McNeil, chief executive of Addenbrooke’s, about Dr Myles Bradbury's abuse of patients and its impact on the hospital.

Man shot in both legs in attack

BBC - Sun, 2014-11-09 21:35
A man is taken to hospital after being shot in both legs in a paramilitary-style attack on the outskirts of west Belfast.

BME coaching numbers 'appalling'

BBC - Sun, 2014-11-09 21:30
Sports Minister Helen Grant is "worried" as a study shows only 19 black and ethnic minority coaches have top roles in England.

Firms' disability access 'unlawful'

BBC - Sun, 2014-11-09 21:15
The government is writing to a string of high street chains urging them to improve after a BBC London investigation revealed a "depressing" failure to accommodate disabled people.

'Too big to fail' bank rules unveiled

BBC - Sun, 2014-11-09 21:11
New global rules to prevent banks that are "too big to fail" from being bailed out by taxpayers have been announced.

Shortlist revealed for BBC award

BBC - Sun, 2014-11-09 20:48
Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang, Yacine Brahimi, Vincent Enyeama, Gervinho and Yaya Toure are the BBC African Footballer of the Year 2014 nominees.

Hong Kong murders accused remanded

BBC - Sun, 2014-11-09 20:27
Double murder accused Rurik Jutting is remanded into custody after appearing before magistrates in Hong Kong.

Benaud being treated for skin cancer

BBC - Sun, 2014-11-09 19:52
Former Australia cricket captain and legendary commentator Richie Benaud has revealed he is undergoing radiation therapy for skin cancer.

World leaders meet for Apec summit

BBC - Sun, 2014-11-09 18:48
Rival trade deals, US-Russia tensions and a possible China-Japan meeting set to dominate at the two-day Apec Summit in Beijing.

The woman who cracked Enigma code

BBC - Sun, 2014-11-09 18:43
The remarkable story of Bletchley Park's top female codebreaker

MPs to vote on EU justice laws

BBC - Sun, 2014-11-09 18:34
MPs are due to vote on whether the government should sign up to a range of law and order measures drawn up by the European Union.

VIDEO: Wal-Mart sees opportunities at Apec

BBC - Sun, 2014-11-09 18:26
US retail giant Wal-Mart is at the Apec summit in Beijing, where it sees opportunities for Asia growth. The BBC's Celia Hatton reports.

Tribal court convicts Farc fighters

BBC - Sun, 2014-11-09 18:22
An indigenous court in western Colombia has convicted seven left-wing Farc guerrillas over the murder of two leaders of the Nasa tribe.

VIDEO: 'I will never see her smile again'

BBC - Sun, 2014-11-09 18:18
Four months after a Malaysia Airlines plane carrying 298 people crashed in rebel-held territory in eastern Ukraine, a national memorial to the victims will take place in the Netherlands.

Is a 'friend' in court a good thing?

BBC - Sun, 2014-11-09 18:00
McKenzie friends provide a valuable service in a world of legal aid cuts - but there are concerns, says Clive Coleman.