Subscribe to BBC feed BBC
The latest stories from the Home section of the BBC News web site.
Updated: 1 hour 7 sec ago

How does black hair reflect black history?

Sat, 2015-05-30 17:08
How does black hair reflect black history?

The quiet power of courtesy

Sat, 2015-05-30 17:04
Should everyone start showing more courtesy?

Spinal cord injury cancer drug hope

Sat, 2015-05-30 16:44
A group of drugs being trialled for cancer could also be used to make nerves regrow and treat spinal cord injuries, a study in mice suggests.

Concern over Thai murder trial

Sat, 2015-05-30 16:37
Lawyers for the men charged with the murder of two British tourists in Thailand say they are concerned key evidence will not be re-examined before trial.

'Meteorite thieves' held by police

Sat, 2015-05-30 16:27
Police in Argentina arrest four men who appear to have been trying to steal more than a tonne of meteorites in the northern province of Chaco.

The ethical minefield of body fat

Sat, 2015-05-30 16:09
We should accept and respect people of all shapes and sizes but are we also normalising obesity, asks Rob Broomby.

VIDEO: Charlie Charlie, a lesbian kiss and more trends of the week

Sat, 2015-05-30 16:08
Charlie Charlie, a lesbian kiss and more trends of the week

'Named person' campaign steps up

Sat, 2015-05-30 16:05
Opponents of plans to appoint a "named person" for every child in Scotland step up their campaign ahead of legal action.

EU membership 'vital for jobs'

Sat, 2015-05-30 16:01
Membership of the EU is vital to Scottish jobs and the economy, Nicola Sturgeon will tell an audience in Brussels later this week.

Canadians urge dress code fairness

Sat, 2015-05-30 16:00
Canadian students unite against dress code

Health stories on front pages - and more on Fifa

Sat, 2015-05-30 15:41
The Sunday papers follow a number of health leads while Fifa coverage rumbles on.

Brook beats Gavin to defend title

Sat, 2015-05-30 15:32
Kell Brook stops Frankie Gavin to retain his IBF welterweight title, while Anthony Joshua secures an impressive win.

Fastest women's 100m of year in US

Sat, 2015-05-30 15:23
Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce and Murielle Ahoure run the joint-fastest 100m time of the season in the Diamond League.

European anger at Russian blacklist

Sat, 2015-05-30 15:21
The EU responds angrily to Russia's entry ban against 89 European politicians and top officials, calling the blacklist "arbitrary and unjustified".

'Bogus' nurse running Botox clinic

Sat, 2015-05-30 15:18
A bogus nurse is running a cosmetic clinic offering Botox and dermal filler treatments, according to a BBC investigation.

Harman rejects leader removal clause

Sat, 2015-05-30 14:10
Interim Labour leader Harriet Harman rejects calls for the party to put a "break clause" in place to potentially remove its next leader before the next election.

Prince William issues appeal to Fifa

Sat, 2015-05-30 13:43
The Duke of Cambridge has urged world football body Fifa to "show that it can represent the interests of fair play and put the sport first".

FA Cup pain for 'Aston Villa school'

Sat, 2015-05-30 13:27
Children at a Northern Ireland school that adopted Aston Villa as its official football team share the disappointment of the English club's FA Cup final defeat.

The darker side of Buddhism

Sat, 2015-05-30 13:05
Are some monks encouraging violence and hostility?

Life at the world's largest shipyard

Sat, 2015-05-30 13:04
Life at the world's largest shipyard