You are here

Subscribe to BBC World News feed BBC World News
BBC News - Home
Updated: 1 hour 57 min ago

'Exercise targets would trigger my eating disorder'

Wed, 11/12/2019 - 3:59pm
Campaigners say linking food and fitness could worsen problems for those with eating disorders.

New Zealand volcano: What we know about those affected

Wed, 11/12/2019 - 3:49pm
The latest information on the people affected by the deadly eruption on New Zealand's White Island.

'There's nothing like it' - Meet Saudi Arabia's first certified female boxing coach

Wed, 11/12/2019 - 3:33pm
Rasha Al Khamis speaks to BBC Sport about becoming Saudi Arabia's first certified female boxing coach.

General election 2019: 10 things you need to know about the campaign

Wed, 11/12/2019 - 2:47pm
What the general election 2019 campaign has taught us so far.

New Jersey killers 'targeted' Jewish supermarket

Wed, 11/12/2019 - 2:44pm
At least six people died, including two gunmen who the mayor says targeted a kosher supermarket.

Scotland's Tommy Seymour retires from international duty

Wed, 11/12/2019 - 2:34pm
Glasgow Warriors back Tommy Seymour announces he is retiring from Scotland duty at the age of 31 after earning 55 caps.

YouTube bans 'malicious insults and veiled threats'

Wed, 11/12/2019 - 2:01pm
Videos containing insults based on race and sexual orientation will be removed, YouTube says.

The Christmas tree made of knives, bullets and cigarette lighters

Wed, 11/12/2019 - 1:50pm
An airport has made a Christmas tree using bullets and knives confiscated from passengers.

Thanos creator labels Donald Trump a 'pompous fool' after Avengers tweet

Wed, 11/12/2019 - 1:33pm
The US president's campaign team put Trump's head onto the Marvel supervillain's body.

'The whole nation has stopped to watch' - Test cricket returns to Pakistan 10 years on from terror attacks

Wed, 11/12/2019 - 1:11pm
Cricket-starved Pakistan fans can now cheer on their own players for the first time in 10 years as Test cricket returns to the country.

Election results 2019: When do we find out who has won?

Wed, 11/12/2019 - 1:05pm
A simple guide on how to read election results as they come in.

Home Alone reboot: cast reveal gets a mixed reaction from fans

Wed, 11/12/2019 - 12:36pm
Catastrophe's Rob Delaney and Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt's Ellie Kemper are both starring in the Disney remake.

Lorry stuck on Essex crossing barrier almost hit by train

Wed, 11/12/2019 - 12:03pm
A cement lorry came within seconds of being struck by a train carrying passengers in Essex.

General election 2019: Kids tell us what they'd do as prime minister

Wed, 11/12/2019 - 12:00pm
Children from across the UK have been telling us what they would do if they were in charge of the country.

Hundreds of gifts stolen from Bristol Santa's grotto

Wed, 11/12/2019 - 11:55am
The gifts were for an event in Bristol at the weekend but it was cancelled due to high winds.

Climate change: Methane pulse detected from South Sudan wetlands

Wed, 11/12/2019 - 11:46am
Emissions from the region made a major contribution to global greenhouse gas levels in 2010-2016.

Post Office settles IT ‘fraud’ case for £58m

Wed, 11/12/2019 - 11:46am
The Post Office has settled a long-running dispute with sub-postmasters over its Horizon IT system.

Hosts impress against Sri Lanka as Test cricket returns to Pakistan after 10-year absence

Wed, 11/12/2019 - 11:46am
Pakistan enjoy a good day with the ball as Test cricket returns to the country for the first time since 2009.

Buyer returns Grease jacket to Olivia Newton-John after auction

Wed, 11/12/2019 - 11:33am
He gives the leather jacket back to Olivia Newton-John after buying it from her for $243,000.

Myanmar Rohingya: Suu Kyi rejects genocide claims in UN court

Wed, 11/12/2019 - 11:09am
Myanmar's leader says there is no proof its army had "genocidal intent" against Rohingya Muslims.