Syndicate content BBC News - Home
The latest stories from the Home section of the BBC News web site.
Updated: 16 min 33 sec ago

Thousands 'missing out on education'

Wed, 2014-06-11 15:48
Thousands of children in England are missing out on an education, the National Children's Bureau warns.

Green cash key to a new global deal?

Wed, 2014-06-11 15:42
Is it the key to a new global deal on climate change?

Blast targets Benghazi checkpoint

Wed, 2014-06-11 15:31
A large explosion at an army checkpoint outside the eastern Libyan city of Benghazi wounds six people and kills the attacker, army officials say.

'Signs of caution' in housing market

Wed, 2014-06-11 15:18
Surveyors have reduced their expectations for house price growth in the UK, despite a continued shortage of homes for sale.

Mainstream media lead in online news

Wed, 2014-06-11 15:16
A new report on the state of digital news finds established brands are still the main players and few people are prepared to pay for online content.

VIDEO: The filmmakers keeping film 'alive'

Wed, 2014-06-11 15:14
Tom Brook looks at the filmmakers who are trying to preserve the use of celluloid film.

Housing demand 'higher than supply'

Wed, 2014-06-11 15:09
House prices continue to rise as interest from buyers outstrips the number of properties available to buy, according to surveyors.

France's flaws

Wed, 2014-06-11 15:05
Why the country isn't in the democratic creme de la creme

Five hidden US travel destinations

Wed, 2014-06-11 15:05
Five US tourist spots you've probably never heard of

Can giving away trade secrets benefit business?

Wed, 2014-06-11 15:02
Can giving away your designs benefit business?

Today at the World Cup: All you need to know

Wed, 2014-06-11 15:01
Who is playing? How can you watch the games? Who does our expert think will win? All the information you need on World Cup day one.

Hanged Indian woman 'was raped'

Wed, 2014-06-11 14:53
Indian police investigate whether a woman found hanging from a tree had been raped, weeks after two teenage girls were gang raped and hanged in the same state.

How to follow the World Cup on the BBC

Wed, 2014-06-11 14:52
The 2014 Fifa World Cup in Brazil starts on Thursday and you can follow it on the BBC across television, radio and online.

Angry Blatter ready to stand again

Wed, 2014-06-11 14:42
Sepp Blatter indicates he wants to seek another term as Fifa president and calls Uefa "disrespectful" after calls for his resignation.

Osborne targets banks and traders

Wed, 2014-06-11 14:25
Chancellor George Osborne pledges action against financial malpractice, including making manipulation of the foreign currency market a criminal offence.

VIDEO: ISIS: 'A brutally efficient campaign'

Wed, 2014-06-11 14:23
The BBC's Paul Wood reports that ISIS Islamist insurgents are "steadily tightening their grip on the north and west of Iraq".

Venezuelan politicians face arrest

Wed, 2014-06-11 14:15
Venezuela's attorney general issues arrest warrants for three opposition politicians for an alleged plot to assassinate President Maduro.

Tuilagi moves to wing for second Test

Wed, 2014-06-11 14:15
England make five personnel changes for the second Test while centre Manu Tuilagi moves onto the right wing.

VIDEO: Osborne to announce new forex rules

Wed, 2014-06-11 14:15
BBC News understands that the Chancellor will use his Mansion House speech to announce that the manipulation of foreign currency markets by bankers will be made a criminal offence.

VIDEO: Can Messi emulate Maradona in Brazil?

Wed, 2014-06-11 14:13
BBC Sport goes to Argentina to discover whether Lionel Messi can emulate the World Cup achievements of Diego Maradona.
Next Up: @ 02:00 am
BBC World Service

KBBI is Powered by Active Listeners like You

As we celebrate 35 years of broadcasting, we look ahead to technology improvements and the changing landscape of public radio.

Support the voices, music, information, and ideas that add so much to your life.Thank you for supporting your local public radio station.


Drupal theme by ver.1.4