BBC News

Syndicate content BBC News - Home
BBC News - Home
Updated: 7 hours 42 min ago

Lords of the ruins

Thu, 2017-01-19 04:09
Photographs taken by BBC Middle East editor Jeremy Bowen as he takes a journey through eastern Aleppo's largely deserted streets.
Categories: News Articles

Trafalgar Square's Fourth Plinth artwork shortlist announced

Thu, 2017-01-19 03:57
A scoop of ice cream covered in parasites and an empty robe are some of the new proposals for the Fourth Plinth in Trafalgar Square.
Categories: News Articles

Secondary school tables: How is yours doing?

Thu, 2017-01-19 03:53
As new school league tables are published, the government says 282 secondaries are underperforming.
Categories: News Articles

Travellers forced to leave The Gambia arrive in UK

Thu, 2017-01-19 03:30
Thousands of UK and Dutch tourists continue to be evacuated from The Gambia on special charter flights. People arriving at Manchester airport spoke to the BBC.
Categories: News Articles

Alkaline swindle

Thu, 2017-01-19 03:25
Naima Houder-Mohammed believed Robert O Young, the father of the alkaline diet, could cure her. It didn't turn out as she hoped.
Categories: News Articles

Remember these?

Thu, 2017-01-19 02:58
It's not just a courgette crisis - supplies of tomatoes, lettuce and more are hit by Europe's big freeze.
Categories: News Articles

Why are we running out of courgettes?

Thu, 2017-01-19 02:53
Bad weather in Italy and Spain is significantly increasing the price of vegetables across northern Europe
Categories: News Articles

All you need to know about secondary school league tables

Thu, 2017-01-19 02:08
As new-style secondary school league tables for England are published, we go through the changes.
Categories: News Articles

Footage shows rescuers inside Italy avalanche hotel

Thu, 2017-01-19 01:21
Rescuers battle to reach people inside a hotel hit by an avalanche in Italy's Abruzzo region.
Categories: News Articles

BBC Breakfast presenters meet 'Orangu-cam'

Thu, 2017-01-19 01:11
The Breakfast team have been monkeying around with one of the stars of new series 'Spy in the Wild'.
Categories: News Articles

Mexico's Colima volcano in fiery explosion

Thu, 2017-01-19 00:48
Webcams have caught the dramatic eruption of Mexico's Colima volcano, which has seen an increase in activity since October.
Categories: News Articles

Ana-Alecia Ayala, 'dancing and laughter' cancer patient, dies

Thu, 2017-01-19 00:43
Ana-Alecia Ayala, who has died from cancer, inspired millions by dancing on camera in hospital.
Categories: News Articles

Kidnapped girl Lexis Manigo defends abductor 'mother'

Thu, 2017-01-19 00:00
A girl, who was kidnapped as a baby 18 years ago, has defended the woman who took her from a Florida hospital.
Categories: News Articles

Ben Wright: Is teetotal Trump in good company?

Wed, 2017-01-18 18:53
What the chief executive's relationship with alcohol reveals about the occupants of the White House.
Categories: News Articles

Cutting loose

Wed, 2017-01-18 18:50
Throughout his time in the White House, Michelle Obama's personal hairdresser has become a flamboyant social media star.
Categories: News Articles

Hard pressed

Wed, 2017-01-18 18:45
Why is it that the NHS always seems to be short of staff, and is there anything that can be done to resolve the problem?
Categories: News Articles

Make no mistake

Wed, 2017-01-18 18:34
Every day, Miqdaad Versi searches newspapers looking for errors concerning Muslims and Islam, looking to challenge them.
Categories: News Articles

Incredible journey of Trump's mother

Wed, 2017-01-18 17:48
Donald Trump's mother Mary Anne MacLeod grew up on the Hebridean island of Lewis.
Categories: News Articles

Donald Trump presidency: How the world has already changed

Wed, 2017-01-18 17:18
The businessman's surprise win in the US election has already had a major impact on the world.
Categories: News Articles

Pious vs secular

Wed, 2017-01-18 17:11
An attack on a Turkish nightclub revives a debate over whether the country's secular side is under threat.
Categories: News Articles