BBC News

Syndicate content BBC News - Home
BBC News - Home
Updated: 3 hours 24 min ago

'Hero' MP Tobias Ellwood tried to save stabbed officer

Wed, 2017-03-22 19:30
The government minister gave mouth-to-mouth resuscitation to the fatally injured police officer.
Categories: News Articles

Fighting for peace - over the past century

Wed, 2017-03-22 18:57
From World War One to present day: anti-war images from across the UK at London's Imperial War Museum.
Categories: News Articles

The daredevils behind Russia's extreme-selfie craze

Wed, 2017-03-22 18:41
A number of young Russians are making names for themselves by posting videos of life-threatening stunts online.
Categories: News Articles

'New' wave-like cloud finally wins official recognition

Wed, 2017-03-22 18:25
The new clouds include the rare, wave-like asperitas, after a long campaign by skywatchers.
Categories: News Articles

Is it safe to drink Fanta and Sprite in Nigeria?

Wed, 2017-03-22 18:17
A recent court case in Nigeria highlights concerns that locally made drinks may be considered unsafe for human consumption.
Categories: News Articles

Spain's female bodyguards who protect abused women

Wed, 2017-03-22 18:02
The story of Ana, a victim of domestic violence, and how an organisation of women bodyguards came to her help.
Categories: News Articles

Life in the land of 'candle princesses'

Wed, 2017-03-22 17:59
Writer Eris Choo describes growing up dark-skinned in Malaysia among "candle princesses".
Categories: News Articles

Japan's oldest cartoons shown to mark 100 years of anime

Wed, 2017-03-22 17:45
The oldest surviving anime was found in an antique shop in Osaka in 2008.
Categories: News Articles

Boy, 4, uses Siri to help save mum's life

Wed, 2017-03-22 17:29
A four-year-old boy saved his mum's life by using her thumb to unlock her iPhone and then calling 999.
Categories: News Articles

Morse's Oxford: The city that inspired Colin Dexter

Wed, 2017-03-22 17:23
The death of Morse writer Colin Dexter is the final chapter in a lifelong love affair with the university city.
Categories: News Articles

How an obscure seed is helping to save the elephant

Wed, 2017-03-22 17:22
A look at how the seed of a South American tree is increasingly being used as an alternative to ivory.
Categories: News Articles

State pension age could be raised to 70, says report

Wed, 2017-03-22 17:05
Twenty year-olds may have to work till the age of 70, with millions more having to work till 68
Categories: News Articles

'We immediately dropped to the floor'

Wed, 2017-03-22 16:01
A Welsh MP tells of hearing shots outside Parliament after a terrorist attack in which five people died.
Categories: News Articles

Trump team 'incidentally monitored' after election

Wed, 2017-03-22 14:52
The president says he feels "somewhat" vindicated over his allegations of wiretapping.
Categories: News Articles

How do you draw a creature that humans have never seen?

Wed, 2017-03-22 13:27
An award-winning artist brings ancient fossil discoveries to life through illustrations.
Categories: News Articles

London attack: Eyewitness describes terror scene aftermath

Wed, 2017-03-22 13:12
Martin Pearce broadcasted live on Facebook during the immediate aftermath of the attack.
Categories: News Articles

Fanzara: Street art revives divided Spanish village

Wed, 2017-03-22 10:56
A Spanish village whose residents were at odds over a planned waste dump have overcome their differences with an art project that transformed it into an open-air gallery.
Categories: News Articles

Reality Check: Why are women working past 70?

Wed, 2017-03-22 10:18
The proportion of women working into their 70s has doubled in the past four years, to 11%.
Categories: News Articles

UK schoolboy corrects Nasa data error

Wed, 2017-03-22 07:02
The A-level student noticed something odd in radiation levels from the International Space Station.
Categories: News Articles

Martin McGuinness: NI Assembly to remember former minister

Wed, 2017-03-22 01:29
A special sitting of the Northern Ireland Assembly will remember the former deputy first minister, who has died.
Categories: News Articles