National / International News

Major landslip blocks railway line

BBC - Sun, 2015-02-01 07:14
A major landslip blocks a railway line causing disruption to services between Banbury and Leamington Spa.

Prison 'book ban' rule relaxed

BBC - Sun, 2015-02-01 07:07
A rule that stopped inmates receiving books in prison is relaxed - with books now allowed via four "approved retailers".

Egypt Frees One Al Jazeera Journalist From Prison

NPR News - Sun, 2015-02-01 07:06

Al Jazeera journalist Peter Greste will be deported to Australia. He is one of three Al Jazeera journalists who were arrested in December 2013. NPR's Rachel Martin talks to Leila Fadel in Cairo.

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Whitney daughter's condition unknown

BBC - Sun, 2015-02-01 06:54
Bobbi Kristina Brown, daughter of late US singer Whitney Houston, is in hospital in an unknown condition after being found unresponsive in a bath.

Arsenal 5-0 Aston Villa

BBC - Sun, 2015-02-01 06:46
Arsenal move up to fifth in the Premier League courtesy of an emphatic victory over struggling Aston Villa.

Man, 72, critical after boat fall

BBC - Sun, 2015-02-01 06:27
A 72-year-old man is in a critical condition in hospital after falling from a boat off Penarth in the Vale of Glamorgan.

VIDEO: How did Greste end up in jail?

BBC - Sun, 2015-02-01 06:11
Richard Galpin takes a look back at the arrest of journalist Peter Greste.

Journalist Greste 'freed by Egypt'

BBC - Sun, 2015-02-01 05:55
Australian al-Jazeera and ex-BBC journalist Peter Greste is being deported from Egypt after 400 days in prison, state media says.

We are to blame for loss - Morgan

BBC - Sun, 2015-02-01 05:52
England's Eoin Morgan blames poor batting for the tri-series loss to Australia rather than Mitchell Johnson's brilliance.

Tunisia rage at penalty 'injustice'

BBC - Sun, 2015-02-01 05:35
Tunisia coach Georges Leekens says the penalty against them in their Afcon quarter-final loss to Equatorial Guinea was an "injustice".

Damascus bus bomb blast kills four

BBC - Sun, 2015-02-01 05:29
A bomb explodes on a bus in Syria's capital Damascus, killing at least four people and injuring dozens more, activists and media reports say.

Murray 'melted down' in final - Cash

BBC - Sun, 2015-02-01 04:41
Andy Murray needs "a good, hard look in the mirror" after his Australian Open final defeat, says former finalist Pat Cash.

Cherry-picker van hits rail bridge

BBC - Sun, 2015-02-01 04:17
A cherry-picker van crashes into a railway bridge in Bradford causing delays to train services.

Prop Grant returns to Scotland squad

BBC - Sun, 2015-02-01 03:59
Glasgow prop Ryan Grant is added to Scotland's Six Nations squad after being acquitted of an assault charge.

VIDEO: Murray will 'try to go one better' in 2016

BBC - Sun, 2015-02-01 03:59
British number one Andy Murray vows to return next year and finally break his duck and win the Australian Open after losing the 2015 final to Novak Djokovic.

Maude to stand down at election

BBC - Sun, 2015-02-01 03:57
Cabinet Office minister Francis Maude announces he is to stand down at the next election after 32 years as a Conservative MP.

McIlroy coasts to Dubai triumph

BBC - Sun, 2015-02-01 03:54
Rory McIlroy earns a three-shot victory at the Dubai Desert Classic as he is not seriously challenged on the final day.

Timberlake and Biel expecting baby

BBC - Sun, 2015-02-01 03:51
Justin Timberlake reveals on Instagram that he and Jessica Biel are expecting their first child together.

Boy, 12, injured in 30ft cliff fall

BBC - Sun, 2015-02-01 03:49
A 12-year-old boy is taken to hospital with head injuries after falling down a cliff in East Sussex.

Man in hospital after city stabbing

BBC - Sun, 2015-02-01 03:49
A 57-year-old man is taken to hospital after being stabbed in west Belfast.