Subscribe to BBC feed BBC
The latest stories from the Home section of the BBC News web site.
Updated: 50 min 41 sec ago

Two hurt as 'serious' crash shuts M1

Sun, 2015-02-22 06:30
Two people are seriously injured in a crash on the M1 in Hertfordshire that closed the southbound carriageway.

Celtic 4-0 Hamilton Academical

Sun, 2015-02-22 06:19
Celtic put four past Hamilton Accies to move three points clear at the top of the Premiership.

Tottenham Hotspur 2-2 West Ham United

Sun, 2015-02-22 05:48
Harry Kane wins a penalty and scores with the last kick of the game to earn Tottenham a draw against West Ham.

Why is Suleyman Shah's tomb so important?

Sun, 2015-02-22 05:36
After scores of Turkish troops and vehicles enter Syria to evacuate and destroy a mausoleum where the forefather of the Ottoman empire was buried, the BBC's Matthew Davis considers why the site was so important.

VIDEO: Ukraine prisoners released in darkness

Sun, 2015-02-22 05:19
Ukrainian government and rebel forces exchange dozens of prisoners, in the first step successfully carried out under the Minsk agreements.

Deadly ferry collision in Bangladesh

Sun, 2015-02-22 05:07
A ferry with about 100 passengers on board capsizes following a collision with a trawler in central Bangladesh, killing at least 33 people.

Trott takes omnium silver at Worlds

Sun, 2015-02-22 05:00
Laura Trott takes silver in the omnium as Britain look set to finish without a gold at the Track World Championships.

Lib Dem in crematorium selfie gaffe

Sun, 2015-02-22 04:59
A Liberal Democrat candidate apologises for taking a selfie in a crematorium and posting it to a dating app.

Khan can trouble star pair - Lewis

Sun, 2015-02-22 04:33
Lennox Lewis says fellow Briton Amir Khan would give Floyd Mayweather or Manny Pacquiao "trouble" if he fought them.

Two held as drugs seized at station

Sun, 2015-02-22 04:17
Two men are arrested after drugs are seized at Haymarket railway station in Edinburgh.

Greek reforms 'focus on tax evasion'

Sun, 2015-02-22 03:48
Greece suggests its list of reforms aimed at securing a bailout extension will include fighting tax evasion and streamlining the civil service.

Bomb explodes at rally in Ukraine

Sun, 2015-02-22 03:46
A bomb kills at least three people and injures 10 at a patriotic march in Ukraine's second city, Kharkiv, as the ceasefire in the east takes hold.

Playing experience will help - Clarke

Sun, 2015-02-22 03:41
New European captain Darren Clarke says winning the Ryder Cup four times as a player will stand him in good stead in 2016.

Alonso taken to hospital after crash

Sun, 2015-02-22 03:39
McLaren driver Fernando Alonso is airlifted to hospital after crashing in testing in Barcelona but is "OK and conscious".

Labour MP dismisses Grimsby comments

Sun, 2015-02-22 03:28
Retiring Great Grimsby MP Austin Mitchell rubbishes a story quoting him as saying Labour would hold the seat even if its candidate was "a raving alcoholic sex paedophile".

Fans identified after Chelsea appeal

Sun, 2015-02-22 02:46
London police probing allegations of racism by Chelsea fans in Paris have identified three men at centre of appeal

Maldives ex-leader Nasheed arrested

Sun, 2015-02-22 02:43
Police in the Indian Ocean archipelago of the Maldives arrest opposition leader and former President Mohamed Nasheed.

HSBC 'open to criminal charges'

Sun, 2015-02-22 02:41
HSBC is open to criminal charges in the UK over its Swiss tax-dodging scandal, says former director of public prosecutions Lord Ken Macdonald.

Do more to tackle racism - Ferdinand

Sun, 2015-02-22 02:37
QPR's Rio Ferdinand says Tuesday's incident on the Paris Metro shows football cannot be complacent about tackling racism.

VIDEO: Turkish armoured vehicles evacuate tomb

Sun, 2015-02-22 02:17
Turkish troops cross into Syria to evacuate and destroy Suleyman Shah's mausoleum - an enclave where the forefather of the Ottoman empire was buried.