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A tour of Shakespeare's England

Tue, 2014-04-22 15:05
What do the Bard's favourite haunts look like today?

Olympic medallist Williamson retires

Tue, 2014-04-22 15:05
Alison Williamson will not bid for a record-breaking seventh Olympic appearance in Rio after retiring from archery.

Money on wheels: Banking goes mobile

Tue, 2014-04-22 15:03
The old technology bringing your bank branch to you

Brazil ex-president 'not murdered'

Tue, 2014-04-22 15:03
Brazil's National Truth Commission says the death of ex-President Juscelino Kubitschek was an accident, despite claims he was murdered.

Breast cancer drug price cut urged

Tue, 2014-04-22 15:02
Campaigners urge pharmaceutical giant Roche to lower the cost of a pioneering breast cancer drug as the NHS prepares to rejects its use on price grounds.

VIDEO: Money on wheels: Banking goes mobile

Tue, 2014-04-22 15:02
UK banks are expanding their use of mobile branches. Brian Milligan reports on the new banks on wheels.

Firms warned on 'ridiculous' pay

Tue, 2014-04-22 14:51
Britain's top companies have been warned to exercise caution on executive pay by Vince Cable as they prepare to set next year's awards.

Mourinho 'wants to rest players'

Tue, 2014-04-22 14:46
Chelsea manager Jose Mourinho says he wants to rest key players for Sunday's Premier League trip to leaders Liverpool.

VIDEO: Fans worldwide react to Moyes' sacking

Tue, 2014-04-22 14:39
Manchester United fans from India, Kenya and Singapore and Brazil give their reaction to the sacking of David Moyes as club manager.

Higgins suffers shock loss to McManus

Tue, 2014-04-22 14:38
Four-time champion John Higgins is out of the World Snooker Championship after a 10-7 first-round defeat by Alan McManus.

VIDEO: Armed men torch 34 buses in Brazil

Tue, 2014-04-22 14:29
Heavily armed men have set fire to 34 buses in a Sao Paulo suburb and held employees hostage.

Mali group says French hostage dead

Tue, 2014-04-22 14:17
Islamist militants in Mali say French hostage Gilberto Rodrigues Leal, who was kidnapped in 2012, is dead.

Charges follow Twaddell camp attack

Tue, 2014-04-22 14:00
Three people are charged with offences after a number of flags and banners were damaged at the loyalist protest camp at Twaddell Avenue, north Belfast.

Savage on Man Utd: spend £200m & sell 12 players

Tue, 2014-04-22 13:56
BBC Sport's Robbie Savage unveils his action plan to make the Red Devils a domestic and European force once again

Cech & Terry out for league run-in

Tue, 2014-04-22 13:54
Chelsea captain John Terry and goalkeeper Petr Cech will miss the rest of the domestic season with injuries suffered in Madrid.

VIDEO: Brown says 'keep British pensions'

Tue, 2014-04-22 13:28
Former Prime Minister Gordon Brown has made his first speech against Scottish independence, as part of the Better Together campaign.

China 'the elephant in the room'

Tue, 2014-04-22 13:21
Obama's Asia tour is all about China, says Carrie Gracie

VIDEO: Director admits Jamaica Inn 'issues'

Tue, 2014-04-22 13:17
Philippa Lowthorpe, the director of new BBC period drama Jamaica Inn, admits there was ''a sound issue'' with the programme, which sparked more than 100 complaints by viewers struggling to understand what the actors were saying.

Atletico Madrid 0-0 Chelsea

Tue, 2014-04-22 13:17
Chelsea hold Atletico Madrid to a goalless draw in Spain to leave their two-legged Champions League semi-final evenly poised.

Pupils 'should have lunch in pubs'

Tue, 2014-04-22 13:14
Schoolchildren should sometimes be served lunch in pubs to give them "really good quality food" and ensure licensed premises are viewed in a "positive way", a minister says.

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