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VIDEO: Living with double mastectomy

Mon, 2013-12-30 06:30
When the actress Angelina Jolie announced that she had had a preventative double mastectomy to reduce her risk of developing breast cancer, she highlighted the dangers to women around the world.

VIDEO: Roberts: We wanted to impress Streep

Mon, 2013-12-30 05:59
Actress Julia Roberts talks about working with Meryl Streep on the film August: Osage County

Plans for cycle highway in the sky

Mon, 2013-12-30 05:55
Plans to build a network of cycle paths high above the streets of London with the first phase costing more than £200m, are being put forward for consultation.

Bomb alert in east Belfast

Mon, 2013-12-30 05:54
Army bomb experts were called to Parkgate Avenue after the discovery of a suspicious object.

Cash machines raided with USB sticks

Mon, 2013-12-30 05:48
Researchers at the hacker-themed Chaos Computing Congress reveal how thieves used infected USB sticks to steal cash from ATMs in Europe.

Lebanese troops fire at Syrian jets

Mon, 2013-12-30 05:47
Lebanese troops fire at Syrian aircraft crossing into Lebanese airspace, the first time they have taken such action since the conflict in Syria began.

Power companies 'let customers down'

Mon, 2013-12-30 05:36
Some power companies "let their customers down badly" over Christmas. the environment secretary says, as parts of the UK are lashed by more strong winds and heavy rain.

Tanzania elephant poaching 'rises'

Mon, 2013-12-30 05:35
The killing of elephants has increased sharply in Tanzania since a controversial anti-poaching operation was suspended, a deputy minister says.

Detainee proposed hour after reunion

Mon, 2013-12-30 05:31
Freed video journalist Kieron Bryan, held with the crew of a Greenpeace ship in Russia, proposed to his girlfriend an hour after they were reunited.

2014: Europe's year of decision

Mon, 2013-12-30 05:18
Reforms in Europe's economy and politics to face tough test

Schumacher 'fighting for his life'

Mon, 2013-12-30 05:16
Seven-time F1 champion Michael Schumacher remains in a critical condition after a ski accident and is "fighting for his life", doctors say.

W Australia issues cyclone red alert

Mon, 2013-12-30 05:08
Western Australia is braced for a powerful tropical cyclone, with winds of up to 200km/hour (120 mph) and flooding expected.

AUDIO: John Cridland: 'Pay workers more'

Mon, 2013-12-30 04:53
In his New Year's message, Director General of the CBI John Cridland told businesses to pay workers more.

Fire brigade charge for false alarms

Mon, 2013-12-30 04:49
Businesses will be charged £290 if London Fire Brigade attends more than 10 false alarms in a year, the service announces.

AUDIO: Coulthard: 'Michael's greatest challenge'

Mon, 2013-12-30 04:44
The former Formula 1 driver David Coulthard is confident that Michael Schumacher will recover from his skiing injuries.

Drugs 'killing 100 each year in NI'

Mon, 2013-12-30 04:36
The Health Minister Edwin Poots has said around 100 people each year are dying as a result of drugs misuse.

BBC computer server 'was hacked'

Mon, 2013-12-30 04:28
Reports suggest a computer server used to send media files to the BBC was breached by a Russian hacker.

Miliband makes cost of living vow

Mon, 2013-12-30 04:05
Labour has a "credible" plan to help families struggling with the cost of living and will continue to focus on the issue, Ed Miliband insists in his new year message.

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