National / International News

Arrests in Hatton Garden raid probe

BBC - Tue, 2015-05-19 05:30
Detectives hunting the gang behind the Hatton Garden safety deposit raid arrest seven men aged between 48 and 75.

MEP quits UKIP role after Farage row

BBC - Tue, 2015-05-19 05:24
A UKIP MEP who launched a personal attack on Nigel Farage in the aftermath of the election has stood down from his role in the party.

Crush boy 'begged' police for help

BBC - Tue, 2015-05-19 05:20
A friend of a schoolboy who died after the Hillsborough disaster describes "trying to beg" a police officer for help in the crush.

Greggs: The baker that is stopping selling loaves

BBC - Tue, 2015-05-19 05:18
Why is Greggs stopping selling loaves?

VIDEO: Hatton raids: 'Exceptional operation'

BBC - Tue, 2015-05-19 05:18
Detectives hunting the gang behind the Hatton Garden safety deposit raid have arrested seven suspects.

Study helps ash mapping for flights

BBC - Tue, 2015-05-19 05:16
New discoveries about ash clouds could help predict where planes can safely fly following volcanic eruptions, Edinburgh researchers find.

Reed pulls out of PGA and Irish Open

BBC - Tue, 2015-05-19 05:14
World number 15 Patrick Reed withdraws from the PGA Championship and next week's Irish Open at Royal County Down.

Disney Pixar reveal diversity push

BBC - Tue, 2015-05-19 05:03
Disney / Pixar chief John Lasseter says telling more animated stories about female and ethnic characters is "very important" to them.

VIDEO: Bakers guilty of 'gay cake' discrimination

BBC - Tue, 2015-05-19 04:58
A judge has ruled that a Christian-run bakery discriminated against a gay customer by refusing to make a cake with a pro-gay marriage slogan.

Iran sets trial date for US reporter

BBC - Tue, 2015-05-19 04:57
The trial of Washington Post journalist Jason Rezaian, detained in Iran for almost 10 months on espionage charges, will begin next week.

VIDEO: Prince Charles meets Gerry Adams

BBC - Tue, 2015-05-19 04:55
Prince Charles has met Sinn Féin leader Gerry Adams at a meeting at the University of Galway as part of a four-day visit.

Mob death trial exposes Afghan justice failures

BBC - Tue, 2015-05-19 04:52
The BBC's David Loyn says many feel the sentencing of 11 policemen for failing to protect Farkhunda was purely symbolic.

Man guilty of body-in-bin murder

BBC - Tue, 2015-05-19 04:48
A man is found guilty of the murder of a Romanian woman whose body was found in a wheelie bin in West Bromwich.

VIDEO: Whose face will be on new £20 note?

BBC - Tue, 2015-05-19 04:47
The image of a visual artist will appear on the next version of the £20 note - and the Bank of England wants the public to make nominations.

L'Oreal to start 3D-printing skin

BBC - Tue, 2015-05-19 04:46
Cosmetics firm L'Oreal is teaming up with a bio-engineering start-up to 3D-print skin for product testing.

Portuguese police beat football fan

BBC - Tue, 2015-05-19 04:36
Portuguese prosecutors are investigating a police officer who beat a man in front of his young children outside Benfica's football stadium.

Title chaos and controversy in Iran

BBC - Tue, 2015-05-19 04:35
An Iranian team celebrate being champions but find out later they are not, sparking calls for calm from government.

The perils of contact lenses

BBC - Tue, 2015-05-19 04:33
Specialists at Moorfields Eye hospital have noticed a rise in eye infections among contact-lens wearers and are warning users to take extra care.

PC guilty of student protest assault

BBC - Tue, 2015-05-19 04:22
A Met Police officer is convicted of assaulting a student whose tooth was knocked out with a riot shield during a protest in 2010.

Clegg: Lib Dems must 'come together'

BBC - Tue, 2015-05-19 04:19
Former Liberal Democrat leader Nick Clegg calls for unity during the party's leadership campaign, saying his successor "deserves our undivided loyalty and support".