BBC News - Home

Home - Share on Facebook

Tuesday

Labour 'war-gaming for run on pound' if elected
Shadow chancellor John McDonnell says Labour is preparing plans for "when or if they come for us".
26.09.2017 - 16:06

Liz Dawn: Coronation Street's Vera Duckworth dies at 77
The actress played Vera Duckworth on the long-running ITV soap for 34 years.
26.09.2017 - 14:02

Ben Stokes: England cricketer arrested after Bristol nightclub incident
England cricketer Ben Stokes was arrested on suspicion of causing actual bodily harm after a nightclub incident in Bristol early on Monday.
26.09.2017 - 15:43

Brexit: Donald Tusk says not enough progress in talks
Donald Tusk says he is pleased the UK's aim of "having cake and eating it" in Brexit talks is over.
26.09.2017 - 15:50

The secretive state of North Korea – in charts
What can statistics tell us about life in Kim Jong-un's secretive country?
26.09.2017 - 12:28

Till Death Us Do Part actor Booth dies
He starred in programmes including BBC sitcom Till Death Us Do Part.
26.09.2017 - 14:11

Couple in court over burned body in Southfields garden
Ouissem Medouni and Sabrina Kouider will stand trial next year on suspicion of murder.
26.09.2017 - 16:13

Iraqi Kurds must give up on independence or go hungry - Erdogan
Turkey's president says it is considering sanctions after Monday's independence referendum.
26.09.2017 - 15:51

Equifax boss leaves after data breach
The credit report giant's chairman and chief executive, Richard Smith, steps down with immediate effect.
26.09.2017 - 15:36

Thomas Cook predicts Spanish holiday prices to rise
Thomas Cook expects prices to increase by another 5% to 10% next year because of the weak pound.
26.09.2017 - 08:58

North Korea crisis: Washington denies 'war declared'
North Korea said the US had declared war but the White House dismisses the talk as "absurd".
26.09.2017 - 09:00

Labour's £10m pledge to tackle 'period poverty'
The party pledges help for pupils in England who cannot afford sanitary protection.
26.09.2017 - 15:19

Man jailed for hitting Woking teacher with car
A man has been jailed for 10 months for attacking a teacher with his car in Woking.
26.09.2017 - 00:01

Why is Africa building a Great Green Wall?
Eleven countries are planting a wall of trees from east to west across Africa in order to push back the desert - and in Senegal it's already working.
26.09.2017 - 01:47

Some of the moments that made Liz Dawn a star
A look back at some of the moments that made Liz Dawn a Coronation Street star.
26.09.2017 - 15:18

Jaffa quake as McVitie's cuts pack sizes
A standard Jaffa Cakes box now has 10, not 12, treats in the latest example of "shrinkflation".
26.09.2017 - 14:29

Swimming lessons for baby penguins
The chicks are introduced to water at National Sea Life Centre in Birmingham.
26.09.2017 - 13:04

Rapper B.o.B. raising funds to check if Earth is flat
US rapper B.o.B. is crowd funding the launch of a satellite to see if the planet is disc-shaped.
26.09.2017 - 13:39

The first round of National Geographic competition
The 2017 National Geographic Nature Photographer of the Year contest has opened and is already attracting stunning entries before it closes on 17 November.
26.09.2017 - 01:52

Heavy rainstorm hits southern Croatia
Two hours of intensive rain flooded Dubrovnik, but some enjoyed it more than others.
26.09.2017 - 03:54

From eye loss to beautiful patches
Toni Crews lost her right eye to cancer and has been making customised eyepatches.
26.09.2017 - 09:08

Monday

Satellites the size of a shoebox
US firm Planet Labs makes satellites you could hold in your hands, and has more in orbit than anyone else.
25.09.2017 - 17:55

Tuesday

Canada groom saves child from drowning in river
The bride and groom were having their photo taken when they saw a young boy struggling to swim in a river.
26.09.2017 - 07:42

Friday

BBC News Channel
BBC coverage of latest developments
15.09.2017 - 11:16

Tuesday

'We are Generation Z and we're not lazy'
The BBC's biggest survey of the attitudes of 16 to 22-year-olds finds a generation wanting to fight back against a perception they're "lazy".
26.09.2017 - 06:40

Why plastic straws could disappear from a pub near you
As pub chain Wetherspoons phases out plastic straws for waste reasons, is it time we scrapped them?
26.09.2017 - 15:26

Why are sexual offences increasing in Scotland?
Why has the number of sexual offences reported to the police in Scotland reached its highest level since records began?
26.09.2017 - 15:16

Depersonalisation disorder: 'I was unable to feel love'
For people living with depersonalisation disorder, the world appears unreal and can be void of emotion.
26.09.2017 - 02:10

Shania Twain: 'I had to get my top hat back from a museum'
The country star talks about her new album, her vocal recovery and a certain piece of iconic headgear.
26.09.2017 - 01:54

'A Boko Haram commander's wife persuaded me to escape with her'
Mohamed lost count of how many people he had killed when a commander's wife persuaded him to escape.
26.09.2017 - 02:12

Where will the deadly floods strike next?
Flooding has killed hundreds and left millions homeless. Can tech help us predict and prepare better?
26.09.2017 - 01:04

India court blames 'promiscuous' rape survivor
The Indian woman was criticised for drinking, smoking, taking drugs and having condoms in her room.
26.09.2017 - 06:08

Benjamin Mendy: Manchester City full-back to visit knee specialist in Barcelona
Manchester City full-back Benjamin Mendy will visit a knee specialist in Barcelona after suffering an injury against Crystal Palace.
26.09.2017 - 14:13

Women's Ashes 2017: Sophie Ecclestone in England squad
England include 18-year-old spinner Sophie Ecclestone in their squad for the Women's Ashes series in Australia.
26.09.2017 - 15:52

Dallas Cowboys players and owner Jerry Jones take a knee before national anthem
The Dallas Cowboys players, staff and owner Jerry Jones take a knee before the national anthem at Monday evening's game against Arizona.
26.09.2017 - 12:52

Pierre Gasly to make Formula 1 debut with Toro Rosso in Malaysia
French driver Pierre Gasly will make his Formula 1 debut with Toro Rosso at this weekend's Malaysian Grand Prix.
26.09.2017 - 12:39

NFL: Dallas Cowboys' Dez Bryant carries five defenders over for touchdown
Dez Bryant of the Dallas Cowboys carries five defenders into the end zone for a touchdown in his team's 28-17 win over the Arizona Cardinals in the NFL.
26.09.2017 - 11:18

Monday

Ashes 2017-18: England squad - as chosen by BBC Sport users
With England turning their attention towards their Ashes defence, BBC Sport users have picked who they want to see on the plane to Australia.
25.09.2017 - 20:03