National / International News

VIDEO: The art lightshow inspired by Cern

BBC - Mon, 2015-05-18 15:25
Exploring Ryoji Ikeda's Supersymmetry - the art installation inspired by the work taking place at Cern

Hundreds of university staff face axe

BBC - Mon, 2015-05-18 15:25
More than 200 support staff jobs are to go at Exeter University, the BBC learns.

'Cyber-archaeology' salvages lost Iraqi art

BBC - Mon, 2015-05-18 15:21
Digital archaeology rescues lost Iraqi art

Police release protester images

BBC - Mon, 2015-05-18 15:20
Images of eight people police want to speak to in connection with an anti-austerity protest after the general election are released.

Do people really say 'ay up me duck?'

BBC - Mon, 2015-05-18 15:17
Do normal people really say 'aye up me duck'?

VIDEO: Net neutrality: What does it mean?

BBC - Mon, 2015-05-18 15:15
Net neutrality is often cited as one of the key issues that will shape the future of the internet - but what does it mean?

Hooked - Part 2

BBC - Mon, 2015-05-18 15:15
Told through a cartoon, the moving personal story of a young African man caught up in the international drugs trade.

VIDEO: Flying on an Iraq coalition mission

BBC - Mon, 2015-05-18 15:15
The BBC is with the Iraq coalition forces on an air mission outside Mosul

VIDEO: Soviet soldier who stayed in Afghanistan

BBC - Mon, 2015-05-18 15:13
A former Soviet soldier who was wounded and captured Afghanistan in the 1980s has a new life as a guide at Herat's Jihad Museum.

The Quiet Zone: Where mobile phones are banned

BBC - Mon, 2015-05-18 15:12
Where mobile phones are banned for 13,000 square miles

Wonga's reinvention aim with new ads

BBC - Mon, 2015-05-18 15:11
Short-term lender Wonga swaps its controversial puppets for "hard-working dinner ladies and mums" as it bids to reinvent itself with new adverts.

'Sterling exit would not be crisis'

BBC - Mon, 2015-05-18 15:09
Raheem Sterling is a talented player, but his departure would not cause a crisis for Liverpool, says Phil McNulty.

VIDEO: Three-year-old DJ rocks South Africa

BBC - Mon, 2015-05-18 15:06
Oratilwe Hlongwane, whose DJ name is Arch Junior, has only just turned three years old and already has thousands of dedicated fans.

VIDEO: 'Pay bankers the same as civil servants'

BBC - Mon, 2015-05-18 15:05
It's time for the competition authorities to get tough on “obscene” levels of pay in the largest businesses, says David Cameron’s former director of strategy.

One direction for relentless McIlroy

BBC - Mon, 2015-05-18 15:02
A year since his split from Caroline Wozniacki, Rory McIlroy's career appears to be on a relentless upward trend.

'Devil nurse' and Coleen's caravan

BBC - Mon, 2015-05-18 14:51
Many papers lead on the case of a nurse who poisoned 20 patients at a Stockport hospital, killing two, while the Sun says Coleen Rooney has bought a static caravan.

MPs new and old prepare to be sworn in

BBC - Mon, 2015-05-18 14:41
What happens when new and returning MPs take an oath

Bolivian soldiers replace bakers

BBC - Mon, 2015-05-18 14:39
Bolivian soldiers have begun producing tens of thousands of bread rolls as bakers begin a 48-hour strike.

Officer 'tried to sell Brady photos'

BBC - Mon, 2015-05-18 14:37
A security officer smuggled a camera into a high-security psychiatric hospital in a bid to sell photos of Moors Murderer Ian Brady, a court hears.

Russian 'may have been poisoned'

BBC - Mon, 2015-05-18 14:09
A wealthy Russian businessman who died suddenly near his home in Surrey may have been poisoned, a pre-inquest hearing is told.