You are here

Subscribe to BBC World News feed BBC World News
BBC News - Home
Updated: 7 min 56 sec ago

Andy Murray column: Marcus Willis deserves Wimbledon moment

Wed, 29/06/2016 - 8:43am
Andy Murray on Marcus Willis' feel-good Wimbledon story and the time his fellow Briton turned up drenched for doubles.

Istanbul passengers run for cover

Wed, 29/06/2016 - 8:16am
A gun and bomb attack on Istanbul's Ataturk international airport has left dozens of people dead or injured.

Two bailed over Manchester tram 'hate crime'

Wed, 29/06/2016 - 8:07am
Two men arrested over a suspected "hate" crime on a tram in Manchester city centre are bailed by police.

Istanbul airport attack: Reporter describes departure lounge destruction

Wed, 29/06/2016 - 8:04am
Reporter Hugh Sykes describes the scene as he walks through Istanbul airport following a gun and bomb attack.

Gordon Corera: CIA taps huge potential of digital technology

Wed, 29/06/2016 - 7:33am
The CIA is working to ensure that advances in digital technology work to its advantage, and not against it, reports Gordon Corera.

Wimbledon 2016: Marcus Willis fans give supporters guide

Wed, 29/06/2016 - 6:07am
Fans of Marcus Willis, the British qualifier who plays Roger Federer in the second round of Wimbledon, explain how to get behind their man.

Wimbledon 2016: Roger Federer meets Marcus Willis as contrasting lives collide

Wed, 29/06/2016 - 6:06am
As British qualifier Marcus Willis prepares to meet 17-time Grand Slam champion Roger Federer, we compare their contrasting lives.

'Bath daily' advice for eczema children

Wed, 29/06/2016 - 5:30am
If your child has eczema it is fine to give them a dunk in the bath every day, as long as you apply lots of moisturiser to their skin afterwards, US experts say.

Jeremy Corbyn expected to face leadership challenge

Wed, 29/06/2016 - 5:21am
Labour MPs are expected to announce a challenge to Jeremy Corbyn's leadership after a motion of no confidence in him was supported by three-quarters of the parliamentary party.

Toyota recalls 1.4 million cars over faulty airbags

Wed, 29/06/2016 - 5:14am
Japanese carmaker Toyota says it will recall 1.4 million Prius and Lexus vehicles worldwide over faulty airbags.

Stocks in the Asia Pacific region see more gains

Wed, 29/06/2016 - 2:38am
Stock markets in Asia start the day with more gains, continuing the positive lead set by the US and Europe.

'I'm Terminator 4'

Wed, 29/06/2016 - 2:09am
He's attempted Everest three times and is the oldest man to have walked to the magnetic North Pole. Now actor Brian Blessed is taking on the challenge of directing his first play.

Istanbul eyewitness: 'We saw a flash of fire'

Wed, 29/06/2016 - 1:05am
A gun and bomb attack on Istanbul's Ataturk international airport has left dozens of people dead or injured.

'Old school'

Wed, 29/06/2016 - 1:03am
Electronic synthesizer built 40 years after being designed

Being called a 'bitch'

Wed, 29/06/2016 - 12:59am
Why is Hillary Clinton so often associated with the word "bitch" - and how offensive is it?

Forgotten battle

Wed, 29/06/2016 - 12:55am
Many French soldiers died alongside their British allies at the bloody Battle of the Somme, but the conflict is overshadowed in France by Verdun, says Hugh Schofield.

A family argument

Wed, 29/06/2016 - 12:47am
Meet the Hannons, dealing with the family fall out out from the Brexit vote

Conservative leadership: Contenders set to come forward

Wed, 29/06/2016 - 12:47am
Contenders to succeed David Cameron as prime minister will begin to declare their candidacies on Wednesday as the Tory leadership contest starts in earnest.

Newspaper headlines: EU blamed for Brexit vote and Corbyn defiant

Wed, 29/06/2016 - 12:44am
The front pages focus on David Cameron telling the EU that its refusal to stop mass immigration was behind Britain's Brexit vote, as well as Jeremy Corbyn "clinging on" as Labour leader.

Journey's end

Wed, 29/06/2016 - 12:40am
Maureen and Roger have waited 11 years to visit the place where their son Matthew died in Iraq, to lay a small cross there and to try to understand why he died.