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Rate rise on agenda despite China woes

Sat, 2015-08-29 10:26
Bank of England governor Mark Carney says the decision on when to raise UK interest rates is still likely to be made at the end of the year, despite China's slowdown.
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Don't take Farah dominance for granted

Sat, 2015-08-29 10:03
The physical nightmare five-time world champion Mo Farah endures to win global titles is only half the battle, says Tom Fordyce.
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Europe 'to tighten train security'

Sat, 2015-08-29 10:03
European ministers agree to increase ID and baggage controls among other restrictions at railway stations, France's interior minister announces.
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VIDEO: Widow's heartfelt cup final tribute

Sat, 2015-08-29 07:50
Lizzie Jones, the widow of rugby league player Danny Jones, who died suddenly after being taken ill at a match in May, sings Abide With Me before the Challenge Cup final.
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HSBC glitch payments 'all processed'

Sat, 2015-08-29 07:46
A computer glitch that delayed 275,000 HSBC payments has now been resolved, the bank tells the BBC.
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Brooks 'to return as News Corp chief'

Sat, 2015-08-29 03:02
News Corp confirms it is in talks with Rebekah Brooks after reports she is to return as head of its UK division, a year after she was cleared over phone hacking.
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French reporters 'blackmailed king'

Sat, 2015-08-29 01:55
Two French reporters have been arrested and accused of attempting to blackmail the king of Morocco, lawyers say.
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Drinking water 'no hangover cure'

Fri, 2015-08-28 23:02
Snacking or drinking water after a heavy night of drinking alcohol does not prevent a hangover, research on Dutch students suggests.
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Migration - in Europe and the UK

Fri, 2015-08-28 22:22
Migration is once again front-page news, although papers take very different approaches to the topic.
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Spieth misses cut and loses top spot

Fri, 2015-08-28 22:17
Jordan Spieth loses his world number one ranking to Rory McIlroy after missing the cut at The Barclays in New Jersey.
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Storm Erika kills 20 in Dominica

Fri, 2015-08-28 21:50
Tropical Storm Erika leaves at least 20 dead on the Caribbean island of Dominica, with the devastation setting it back 20 years, its PM says.
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Mum and children feared Syria-bound

Fri, 2015-08-28 21:40
A woman and her four children, who have missing since Tuesday, could be travelling to Syria, police have said.
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Speed up autism diagnosis - experts

Fri, 2015-08-28 21:29
Children with autism are having to wait an average of three-and-a-half years before diagnosis, while adults wait on average two years, experts say.
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Year-long 'Mars isolation' begins

Fri, 2015-08-28 20:57
A team of Nasa recruits begins a year-long isolation in a dome near a barren volcano in Hawaii, to simulate life on Mars.
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Cancellations as rail strike begins

Fri, 2015-08-28 19:56
A number of rail services are cancelled as First Great Western staff begin a three-day walkout.
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VIDEO: How the BBC covered Hurricane Katrina

Fri, 2015-08-28 19:43
Ten years ago, Hurricane Katrina damaged much of New Orleans after high winds, heavy rains and floods from levees. Here's some of how the BBC reported from the city.
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Satellite image of IS destruction

Fri, 2015-08-28 19:24
A French satellite system pictures a pile of rubble where the ancient Temple of Baalshamin at Palmyra in Syria used to stand.
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UN warning over EU migrant deaths

Fri, 2015-08-28 19:23
The UN says "much more is required" to prevent fatalities among migrants fleeing to Europe, after hundreds are reported dead in recent days.
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VIDEO: Life on Mars year-long simulation

Fri, 2015-08-28 18:27
A team of Nasa recruits begins living near a barren volcano in Hawaii to simulate what life would be like on Mars.
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Limit Chilcot legal advice cash - MP

Fri, 2015-08-28 18:22
The government should limit the amount of money spent on legal advice for politicians, officials and military figures as part of the Chilcot inquiry, a Tory MP says.
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