National / International News

Li Na reaches Wimbledon third round

BBC - Wed, 2014-06-25 04:18
Second seed Li Na and former champion Venus Williams reach the third round of Wimbledon with straight-sets wins.

Brazil land investors lose millions

BBC - Wed, 2014-06-25 04:13
Hundreds of British investors are looking to take legal action to recover lost money after being convinced to buy land in Brazil in the run-up to the World Cup.

No ordinary newspaper

BBC - Wed, 2014-06-25 04:12
Conspiracy at heart of News of the World to get the story at any cost

VIDEO: 'Only sorry because he got caught'

BBC - Wed, 2014-06-25 04:10
Labour MP Chris Bryant says the prime minister knew he was "taking a criminal into Downing Street".

Digital news 'catches up with papers'

BBC - Wed, 2014-06-25 04:09
Ofcom, the UK media regulator, says its research indicates more people now use the net to find out about news than do so by reading a newspaper.

Queen and Duke on Antiques Roadshow

BBC - Wed, 2014-06-25 04:05
The Queen and Duke of Edinburgh take part in a special episode of the Antiques Roadshow.

VIDEO: House of Commons

BBC - Wed, 2014-06-25 04:01
David Cameron is challenged over his decision to employ Andy Coulson at No 10.

Jury discharged in Coulson case

BBC - Wed, 2014-06-25 03:50
The jury in the News of the World phone-hacking trial is unable to reach verdicts on outstanding charges against ex-editor Andy Coulson and journalist Clive Goodman.

Etihad agrees 49% stake in Alitalia

BBC - Wed, 2014-06-25 03:50
Abu Dhabi's state-owned Etihad Airways says it has agreed terms and conditions to buy a 49% stake in Italy's Alitalia.

Actor Eli Wallach, Who Brought Hint Of Humanity To Villainous Roles, Dies

NPR News - Wed, 2014-06-25 03:44

For decades, Eli Wallach won fans by bringing humanity and humor to roles that pitted him as a villain against titans such as Clint Eastwood and Steve McQueen. Wallach was 98.

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Freshers 'forget A-level studies'

BBC - Wed, 2014-06-25 03:37
University freshers struggle to remember basic concepts from their A-level studies, according to research by the the University of East Anglia.

AUDIO: Trade deal fears 'unfounded'

BBC - Wed, 2014-06-25 03:36
European Trade Commissioner Karel De Gucht has described fears offshore arbitration panels could be used to strike down national laws as "unfounded".

Air traffic strike problems continue

BBC - Wed, 2014-06-25 03:36
British passengers continue to have their flights disrupted because of a strike by French air traffic controllers.

French life support removal blocked

BBC - Wed, 2014-06-25 03:33
French doctors must keep treating a man who has been in a coma for six years, the European Court of Human Rights rules.

Congo autopsies reveal 'executions'

BBC - Wed, 2014-06-25 03:33
Autopsies on five bodies returned by Rwanda to DR Congo after border clashes show they were probably executed, a military source tells the BBC.

N Korea threatens war over US movie

BBC - Wed, 2014-06-25 03:31
North Korea says it will unleash "merciless counter-measure" on the United States if a Hollywood movie about a plot to kill Kim Jong-un is released.

VIDEO: Suarez incident: 'Bump' or 'bite'?

BBC - Wed, 2014-06-25 03:27
Mixed reactions from football fans in Uruguay to Suarez's 'biting' incident during the team's final group game.

BBC apology over alerts sent in error

BBC - Wed, 2014-06-25 03:23
The BBC apologises after mistakenly sending two test breaking news alerts to millions of Apple iOS subscribers to the BBC News app.

Day in pictures: 25 June 2014

BBC - Wed, 2014-06-25 03:22
24 hours of news photos: 25 June 2014

Scores killed in Afghanistan clashes

BBC - Wed, 2014-06-25 03:14
Scores of Taliban militants, civilians and soldiers are killed during heavy clashes in the southern Afghan province of Helmand, local officials say.
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