National / International News

Arsenal celebrations are a sign of the times

BBC - Sat, 2014-04-12 23:23
Arsenal's desperation for a trophy is so great that they celebrated their win over Wigan as if they had won the FA Cup

Clarity sought over council mergers

BBC - Sat, 2014-04-12 23:19
The body representing Welsh councils wants clarity from the first minister on plans to merge local authorities.

GB's Storey & Cundy win world golds

BBC - Sat, 2014-04-12 22:50
GB's Sarah Storey and Jody Cundy set world records to win gold at the Para-cycling Track World Championships.

GP 'revolution' and Kate baby 'hint' - papers

BBC - Sat, 2014-04-12 22:06
Several papers report government plans to extend GP opening hours in England, while the Duke of Cambridge's comment about a possible new royal baby prompts speculation.

Russia warns over Ukraine talks

BBC - Sat, 2014-04-12 20:17
Russia's foreign minister says any use of force by Ukraine against Russian speakers in the country could undermine upcoming talks.

Recipes heirloom given to family

BBC - Sat, 2014-04-12 19:16
A handwritten recipe book from 1811 is given to the author's great-great-great-grandson after it was found at a car boot sale.

UN: 'Massive shift' needed on energy

BBC - Sat, 2014-04-12 18:04
A UN report on climate change is expected to call for a trebling of the planet's use of renewable energy to reduce the risks of global warming.

Watson expects nervous Masters Sunday

BBC - Sat, 2014-04-12 16:59
Former champion Bubba Watson believes nerves will be a factor for each of the Masters contenders in the final round at Augusta.

Earthquake hits near Solomon Islands

BBC - Sat, 2014-04-12 16:58
An earthquake of magnitude 7.6 hits near the Solomon Islands, but no major damage is reported and a tsunami warning is cancelled.

Nigerian jailbreak tweeter 'freed'

BBC - Sat, 2014-04-12 16:31
A Nigerian man arrested after tweeting from the scene of an attempted jailbreak has been released nearly two weeks in custody, his family says.

How to become a Twitter superstar

BBC - Sat, 2014-04-12 16:17
Tips and tricks to get followed on Twitter

Guinea-Bissau goes to the polls

BBC - Sat, 2014-04-12 16:14
Guinea-Bissau is voting in presidential and parliamentary elections, amid hope that stability can be restored to the west African country.

Who is challenging Toronto's Rob Ford?

BBC - Sat, 2014-04-12 15:52
The fight begins to oust Toronto's embattled, addled mayor

Another Ukraine police post seized

BBC - Sat, 2014-04-12 15:51
Pro-Russia militants take control of a police HQ in the east Ukraine city of Kramatorsk after a gun battle, local media and witnesses say.

Watson and Spieth hold Masters lead

BBC - Sat, 2014-04-12 15:35
Former champion Bubba Watson and debutant Jordan Spieth take a one-shot lead into the final round of the Masters at Augusta.

VIDEO: Wilson's Feather tickles audiences

BBC - Sat, 2014-04-12 15:21
Jacqueline Wilson on her favourite character taking to the stage

The storyteller of Marrakech

BBC - Sat, 2014-04-12 15:14
How the king granted a wish and gave a storyteller a home

Chiwetel Ejiofor's post Oscars plans

BBC - Sat, 2014-04-12 15:01
Chiwetel Ejiofor vows not to leave low-budget projects behind

VIDEO: A look inside a 'Cybersquat'

BBC - Sat, 2014-04-12 15:00
BBC Click's Jen Copestake spent a week in one of the most renowned squats in Barcelona, following the developers of Bitcoin tools and other open source software.

Goggles help surgeons ‘see’ tumours

BBC - Sat, 2014-04-12 15:00
The glasses that help surgeons find cancer
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