You are here

Subscribe to BBC World News feed BBC World News
BBC News - Home
Updated: 12 min 15 sec ago

Did holding River Plate v Boca Juniors in Madrid work? And is it a sign of things to come?

Mon, 10/12/2018 - 10:32am
A "fudged final", a sign of things to come, or both? BBC Sport's Manu Djazmi assesses whether staging South America's biggest game in Europe was a success.

Iran's migrants trying to get from Serbia to the UK

Mon, 10/12/2018 - 10:30am
The BBC investigates how a visa-free travel scheme helped Iranian migrants get into Europe.

UK economy slows as car sales fall

Mon, 10/12/2018 - 10:24am
The economy grew by 0.4% in the three months to October, latest official figures show.

Watership Down: Critics welcome 'toned-down' version of Richard Adams novel

Mon, 10/12/2018 - 10:22am
A new version of Richard Adams's rabbit tale has a "strong" cast but "robotic" animation, say critics.

Footballers react to Raheem Sterling 'abuse'

Mon, 10/12/2018 - 10:09am
Ex-Manchester United defender Patrice Evra expresses dismay at the alleged racial abuse suffered by Manchester City's Raheem Sterling at Chelsea.

Brexit ruling: UK can cancel decision, EU court says

Mon, 10/12/2018 - 9:55am
The European Court of Justice rules that the UK can cancel Brexit without the consent of the other EU states.

Interserve rescue plan prompts share collapse

Mon, 10/12/2018 - 9:43am
Shares in outsourcing company Interserve more than halve after it says it is seeking a rescue deal.

Formula E: Why refreshed and recharged electric racing series is must watch

Mon, 10/12/2018 - 8:50am
Refreshed and recharged - Formula E is live on the BBC this season and there are plenty of reasons why it is a must watch.

Miracle in Miami: The Miami Dolphins beat the New England Patriots with a 'miracle' play

Mon, 10/12/2018 - 8:42am
Watch the Miami Dolphins beat the New England Patriots with a 'miracle' play featuring two lateral passes and a touchdown for Kenyon Drake in the final seconds of the game.

Transplanted organs gave patients cancer

Mon, 10/12/2018 - 8:03am
Two people developed cancer after organ donations from a woman who had the undetected disease.

Australia v India: Tourists claim first Test win in Australia since 2008

Mon, 10/12/2018 - 7:33am
India clinch a dramatic 31-run victory in the first Test against Australia to claim only their sixth Test win down under.

Fortnite: Gamer charged with assault during live stream

Mon, 10/12/2018 - 7:13am
He moves off camera and a woman's voice is heard shouting "woman basher" and "you hit me in the face".

Muckamore Abbey seclusion room was 'dark dungeon'

Mon, 10/12/2018 - 7:01am
One mother describes the hospital seclusion room in which her severely disabled son was locked.

Rental fashion: How luxury streetwear is changing the industry

Mon, 10/12/2018 - 6:56am
Stylist Alize Demange has opened a pop-up shop in London which rents designer streetwear.

News Daily: May's Brexit push and Macron's crisis meetings

Mon, 10/12/2018 - 6:30am
Your morning briefing for 10 December 2018.

Advent calendar 2018: Williams wows crowd with 'fluke shot' and naked presser

Mon, 10/12/2018 - 6:10am
Mark Williams wows The Crucible crowds with a stunning 'fluke' shot and by keeping to his promise of arriving to his press conference naked.

NZ PM: 'Overwhelming sense of hurt' over backpacker's murder

Mon, 10/12/2018 - 5:10am
Jacinda Ardern held back tears as she commented on the murder of British tourist Grace Millane.

Brexit: Theresa May in final push to win support for deal

Mon, 10/12/2018 - 5:05am
Downing Street insists Tuesday's Commons vote will not be postponed, contrary to newspaper reports.

Roger the kangaroo: Enormous roo dies aged 12

Mon, 10/12/2018 - 4:19am
Roger, who stood at more than 2m tall, won viral fame over the years for his muscular physique.

Ambani-Piramal wedding: Beyoncé sings at A-list Indian event

Mon, 10/12/2018 - 3:14am
The Ambani-Piramal wedding seeks to top India's wedding season with even more glitz and glamour.