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Two sisters die after car hits tree

Mon, 2014-06-23 02:33
Two sisters die and a husband and wife are seriously injured after a car struck a tree in Aberdeenshire on Sunday afternoon.

Forests 'fundamental' to well-being

Mon, 2014-06-23 02:28
A senior official describes the world's forests as "fundamental" to human well-being as the UN publishes its State of the World's Forests report.

Mortgage demand 'to keep rising'

Mon, 2014-06-23 02:16
Lenders expect demand for mortgages to continue to rise in the next three months but supply may be squeezed slightly, the Bank of England says.

Derry clipper arrives in city

Mon, 2014-06-23 01:50
The Derry-Londonderry-Doire yacht arrives in the River Foyle after sailing the Clipper Round the World Race.

VIDEO: Four to a room as homeless figures rise

Mon, 2014-06-23 01:45
The number of people made homeless when a private tenancy ends has tripled in the last five years - according to research for the BBC's Panorama programme.

Robinson leads tributes to Byrne

Mon, 2014-06-23 01:44
Sir Tony Robinson leads tributes to British actress Patsy Byrne, best known for playing Nursie in Blackadder, who has died aged 80.

VIDEO: How smart glass has got 'smarter'

Mon, 2014-06-23 01:27
A new generation of smart glass which can fade between opaque and transparent could allow the development of see-through fridges and other applications.

VIDEO: The rise of the 'Shopgirl'

Mon, 2014-06-23 01:19
A new documentary is charting the history of women working in shops in the UK.

UK chart to include streaming

Mon, 2014-06-23 01:15
The Official Charts Company announces streaming through services like Spotify, Deezer and Napster will count towards the UK's weekly singles chart from July.

VIDEO: 'We're here to support Andy'

Mon, 2014-06-23 01:13
Thousands of tennis fans camp out at Wimbledon in a bid to get tickets for the tournament's opening day.

VIDEO: Could the Harley-Davidson go green?

Mon, 2014-06-23 00:49
Graeme Hay from the British Motorcyclists' Federation welcomes Harley-Davidson's new electric motorbike.

Priced out of their homes

Mon, 2014-06-23 00:30
Britain's new generation of homeless families

S Korean 'killer soldier' captured

Sun, 2014-06-22 23:56
A South Korean soldier who killed five members of his unit is captured after a failed suicide attempt, defence officials say.

'Biggest prize in science' announced

Sun, 2014-06-22 23:43
A British theorist is the first recipient of a new prize for mathematics.

Iraq, the NHS and Murray and the labradoodle - the papers

Sun, 2014-06-22 21:42
Monday's newspapers look into the future of Iraq and the British Jihadists fighting there, and examine a "£2bn black hole" in the NHS budget.

VIDEO: Tombstone thefts cause for alarm

Sun, 2014-06-22 20:51
The demand for granite and marble in South Africa has seen a big increase in the theft of headstones from cemeteries.

Western Russia aids Ukraine's Cossacks

Sun, 2014-06-22 20:14
What Russians are doing for the separatists in eastern Ukraine

VIDEO: Pakistan strikes displace 350,000

Sun, 2014-06-22 17:28
Some 350,000 people have left their homes since the launch of a major military offensive in the tribal region of North Waziristan, according to officials.

VIDEO: Kara Walker's monumental sugar sculpture

Sun, 2014-06-22 17:22
Most sculptors use stone or sand - but artist Kara Walker has worked with sugar for her monumental exhibition in New York.

VIDEO: 'Trepidation' ahead of al-Jazeera verdict

Sun, 2014-06-22 16:59
The brother of one of the three al-Jazeera journalists detained in Egypt since December has said he is feeling "trepidation" ahead of a possible verdict in the trial.
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