National / International News

VIDEO: On-air proposal after marriage vote

BBC - Sun, 2015-05-24 06:10
After Ireland voted in favour of same-sex marriage, Linda Cullen proposed to her long-term partner Feargha Ni Bhroin live on air.

Famous spats over wills and legacies

BBC - Sun, 2015-05-24 06:05
BB King, a heiress pooch and a frozen baseball player ...

Hamilton robbed as Rosberg wins

BBC - Sun, 2015-05-24 06:04
Lewis Hamilton is robbed of victory in the Monaco Grand Prix because of a strategic error by his Mercedes team.

'I won't leave until Newcastle win'

BBC - Sun, 2015-05-24 05:56
Newcastle owner Mike Ashley says he will be staying at the club until they win a trophy or qualify for the Champions League.

'Beautiful Mind' mathematician killed

BBC - Sun, 2015-05-24 05:47
Mathematician John Nash, subject of film A Beautiful Mind, dies in a New Jersey taxi crash with his wife, US media reports say

Yorkshire plan for Gillespie exit

BBC - Sun, 2015-05-24 05:42
Yorkshire are planning for the possible departure of first-team coach Jason Gillespie to become England head coach

Queen's Speech: What can we expect?

BBC - Sun, 2015-05-24 05:36
With the formal opening of the new Parliament just around the corner, what can we expect to feature in the government's legislation agenda?

Celtic 5-0 Inverness CT

BBC - Sun, 2015-05-24 05:22
Celtic end their fourth consecutive season as champions with a comfortable win over Inverness CT.

Greece Warns That It Will Probably Miss Next Month's Debt Payment

NPR News - Sun, 2015-05-24 05:13

Interior Minister Nikos Voutsis says a $1.76 billion payment due next month "will not be given and is not there to be given."

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VIDEO: Female activists cross Koreas' DMZ

BBC - Sun, 2015-05-24 05:11
A group of female activists have made a rare crossing through one of the world's most militarised borders to promote reconciliation between North and South Korea.

Caldwell murder to be reinvestigated

BBC - Sun, 2015-05-24 04:53
Police Scotland are told by the Crown Office to reinvestigate the unsolved murder of a woman killed in South Lanarkshire 10 years ago.

Woman speaks about NW 200 crash

BBC - Sun, 2015-05-24 04:50
Violet McAfee, who was hit by a motorbike while watching the North West 200, says she is confident of making a good recovery.

Tax credits change 'key to EU talks'

BBC - Sun, 2015-05-24 04:43
Limiting the rights of EU migrants to claim tax credits is a key part of renegotiating the UK's relationship with the EU, Sajid Javid says.

Accusations Pile Up Against Panama's Former President

NPR News - Sun, 2015-05-24 04:37

One of Central America's richest and most eccentric former politicians, Ricardo Martinelli, may soon face charges for stealing millions of dollars from the government during his five years in power.

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Surgeon cut off leg with 'rusty saw'

BBC - Sun, 2015-05-24 04:33
A hospital surgeon allegedly used a "rusty hacksaw" to amputate a patient's leg after discovering a metal plate in the limb.

Man United pull out of Milk Cup

BBC - Sun, 2015-05-24 04:33
Manchester United withdraw from this year's Milk Cup the club's defender Paddy McNair pulls out of Tuesday's competition draw.

Gates open on day two of Big Weekend

BBC - Sun, 2015-05-24 04:27
The second day of Radio 1's Big Weekend in Norwich starts with showers but hasn't put off any of the 25,000 fans at Earlham Park.

Nepali Villagers Flee After Landslide Cuts Off Major River

NPR News - Sun, 2015-05-24 04:19

Rising waters behind the earth dam created by the landslide could burst through, inundating villages for miles downstream, officials say.

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VIDEO: Rehabilitating al-Shabab fighters

BBC - Sun, 2015-05-24 03:57
In a small, heavily guarded compound on the outskirts of Baidoa in Somalia, a new programme is trying to help former al-Shabab fighters reintegrate into society.

Drogba exits Chelsea for second time

BBC - Sun, 2015-05-24 03:51
Didier Drogba leaves Chelsea for the second time and says he has one more season before retirement.