BBC

Subscribe to BBC feed BBC
The latest stories from the Home section of the BBC News web site.
Updated: 1 min 21 sec ago

VIDEO: Convicted killer admits making bomb

Mon, 2014-10-06 04:44
A man, who killed five people in 1978, has admitted possessing firearms and making an improvised explosive device.

VIDEO: UK jihadists prisoner swap 'credible'

Mon, 2014-10-06 04:41
Reports that UK jihadists were involved in a prisoner swap between Islamic State (IS) and Turkey are 'credible', Whitehall officials have told the BBC.

Day in pictures: 6 October

Mon, 2014-10-06 04:38
24 hours of news images: 6 October

VIDEO: 'Nerve-shredding' - Alien: Isolation

Mon, 2014-10-06 04:24
Marc Cieslak reviews the new video game Alien: Isolation to be released on 7 October.

Nobel Prize for brain's GPS discovery

Mon, 2014-10-06 03:55
The Nobel Prize for physiology or medicine has been awarded to three scientists who discovered the brain's "GPS system".

'Fatal fire' at Iran military centre

Mon, 2014-10-06 03:37
Two people have been killed in a fire and explosion at a military facility near the Iranian capital Tehran, reports say.

In pictures: HK protests dwindle

Mon, 2014-10-06 02:08
Protesters numbers reduced over the weekend

Pages