Top Stories

Subscribe to Top Stories feed Top Stories
BBC News - Home
Updated: 46 min 59 sec ago

Anjem Choudary: Security concerns over radical preacher release

September 21, 2018 - 12:02am
The imminent freeing of the radical preacher prompts questions about supervising convicted terrorists.

Police 'aware' undercover officer was in relationship

September 21, 2018 - 12:00am
Documents in human rights case show chiefs did know undercover officer was involved with an activist.

Italy opens probe into Ryanair hand luggage charges

September 20, 2018 - 11:17pm
The airline's new luggage charges may amount to unfair commercial practice, says competition watchdog.

UKIP bids to be 'radical, populist' party

September 20, 2018 - 10:33pm
Leader Gerard Batten unveils the party's new manifesto, which urges a "clean exit" from the EU.

Cat killer mystery solved, but how do we keep our pets safe?

September 20, 2018 - 10:03pm
The "Croydon cat killer" may not exist but there are steps you can take to keep pets out of trouble.

Brexit: 'No deal' without EU compromise, says Grayling

September 20, 2018 - 9:52pm
Chris Grayling warns that the EU must soften its position on its 'backstop' for the Irish border.

US imposes sanctions on China for buying Russian weapons

September 20, 2018 - 9:51pm
Beijing is being penalised for buying Russian combat jets and surface-to-air missiles.

Knife crime: Can Chicago's model cure London's violence?

September 20, 2018 - 9:00pm
London is following Chicago's lead in tackling violent crime like it is an infectious disease.

'I gave birth, and got Hepatitis C'

September 20, 2018 - 8:44pm
When Jackie Britton was given a blood transfusion during childbirth, it could have killed her.

Syria war: Seized foreign IS fighters 'must be taken home'

September 20, 2018 - 8:42pm
Kurdish-led forces in Syria say captured jihadists are a "heavy burden" to be held indefinitely.

Universities warned over potentially misleading claims

September 20, 2018 - 8:40pm
A consumer group has challenged universities over the claims they make to attract students.

Would you use an Alexa-controlled microwave?

September 20, 2018 - 8:40pm
Amazon has unveiled a microwave that can be controlled using its Alexa voice assistant.

Imprisoned suffragette letter discovered

September 20, 2018 - 8:35pm
A previously unknown letter gives a first-hand account from the first suffragette to be jailed.

Mission implausible: Russians mock improbable spy duo

September 20, 2018 - 8:23pm
Even Russians are mocking their own spies over the TV interview with two "architecture enthusiasts".

Reality Check: Holyhead's Brexit dilemma

September 20, 2018 - 8:16pm
Reality Check's Chris Morris sees how Brexit and the Irish border's future could affect this Welsh port.

Ghetts: I used to feel rage 24/7 but now I'm happy

September 20, 2018 - 8:13pm
Newsbeat chats to the grime MC following the release of his album Ghetto Gospel: The New Testament.

Brexit and love across the Irish border

September 20, 2018 - 8:01pm
What happens when your relationship is affected by Britain leaving the EU?

Why is IVF so popular in Denmark?

September 20, 2018 - 7:51pm
It has the biggest proportion of babies born through assisted reproductive technology in the world.

Being a goth is thankfully easier in 2018, says YouTuber Toxic Tears.

September 20, 2018 - 7:26pm
YouTuber Kaya Lili, AKA Toxic Tears, talks about what it's like being a goth in 2018.

Suge Knight trial: Rap mogul pleads no contest over hit-and-run death

September 20, 2018 - 7:14pm
Death Row Records founder Marion "Suge" Knight pleads no contest over the 2015 death.