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Day in pictures: 13 June 2014

Fri, 2014-06-13 05:01
24 hrs of news photos: 13 June 2014

Bowe Bergdahl arrives back in US

Fri, 2014-06-13 04:56
Sgt Bowe Bergdahl, the US soldier freed in May after five years in Taliban captivity arrives at a Texas military base after a flight from Germany.

Reasons for 'Trojan Horse' pessimism

Fri, 2014-06-13 04:52
Will the anger dissipate in 'Trojan Horse' schools row?

Teletubbies return with new episodes

Fri, 2014-06-13 04:48
Tinky Winky, Dipsy, Laa-Laa and Po are to return to CBeebies with a new series - the first produced since 2001.

Manaus pitch is 'perfectly playable'

Fri, 2014-06-13 04:46
The much-maligned Manaus pitch will be fine for England's opening game against Italy on Saturday, the FA is told.

England youth can surprise - Fowler

Fri, 2014-06-13 04:34
England's youngsters can cause a surprise at the World Cup with a fearless approach, says Robbie Fowler.

Call for Wales to have fewer MPs

Fri, 2014-06-13 04:34
Former Welsh Secretary Cheryl Gillan says the nation should have fewer MPs at Westminster now the Welsh government has more powers.

VIDEO: Can virtual reality make a comeback?

Fri, 2014-06-13 04:34
Virtual reality - a technology which failed in the 20th Century - creates a new wave of excitement at the E3 games expo in Los Angeles.

Lib Dems pledge curriculum shift

Fri, 2014-06-13 04:32
Lib Dem leader Nick Clegg says all English schools should have qualified teachers and follow a core curriculum.

Ford breaks ankle on Star Wars set

Fri, 2014-06-13 04:23
Hollywood actor Harrison Ford is recovering in a UK hospital after injuring his ankle on the set of Star Wars: Episode VII.

VIDEO: Donovan: song writing royalty

Fri, 2014-06-13 04:19
Donovan and an absent Ray Davies are honoured by the Songwriters Hall of Fame

VIDEO: Star in Wars: Ford injured on set

Fri, 2014-06-13 04:11
Harrison Ford has broken his ankle on the Buckinghamshire set of Star Wars

VIDEO: 'Miliband and Clegg should apologise'

Fri, 2014-06-13 04:06
Lord Storey says Ed Miliband and Nick Clegg should apologise to Liverpool for backing a Sun newspaper campaign.

'Anti-homeless' studs are removed

Fri, 2014-06-13 04:00
Studs meant to repel rough sleepers from a block of flats are removed after thousands of people sign a petition against them.

Hate crimes fall at football matches

Fri, 2014-06-13 03:58
The number of sectarian incidents recorded at Scottish football matches fell in 2013/14, according to Crown Office figures.

'Corrupt' machine gun killers jailed

Fri, 2014-06-13 03:52
Three men who admitted killing a 25-year-old man with a sub-machine gun in an Edinburgh suburb are jailed for life.

Jones doubts councils over education

Fri, 2014-06-13 03:51
First Minister Carwyn Jones tells BBC Wales he thinks some local authorities are incapable of improving education in their area.

Mayor of Venice quits amid inquiry

Fri, 2014-06-13 03:31
The mayor of the Italian city of Venice, Giorgio Orsoni, resigns amid a wider investigation into alleged corruption over new flood barriers.

New rights for online shoppers

Fri, 2014-06-13 03:22
Online shoppers now have longer to cancel orders while complaints calls should be cheaper, under laws that take effect on Friday.

Vettel told to ‘raise his game’

Fri, 2014-06-13 03:17
Red Bull champion driver Sebastian Vettel told to adapt his driving by his team while struggling earlier this season.

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