BBC News

Subscribe to BBC News feed BBC News
BBC News - Home
Updated: 1 hour 54 min ago

CES 2018: Can your saliva affect the way you shop?

7 January 2018 - 1:32am
A UK start-up hopes to offer DNA tests in shops to help people eat more healthily.

Merkel's coalition marathon keeps Germany waiting

7 January 2018 - 1:15am
Can coalition talks finally deliver a German government? Damien McGuinness investigates.

Drinking and darts: Does alcohol improve performance?

7 January 2018 - 1:10am
Some former darts champions drank heavily but did it improve their performance on the oche?

Male stalking victim: 'People don’t take you seriously'

7 January 2018 - 1:03am
The number of male stalking victims has risen, but experts say many more cases go unreported.

Royal photo mum: It's changed our lives

7 January 2018 - 1:01am
Karen Anvil tells the BBC how more than 50 publications have contacted her since she took the lucky snap.

KFC jibe at McDonald's with Trump parody tweet

7 January 2018 - 12:56am
Chicken chain's mock nuclear-button tweet is latest in string of social media marketing attempts by retailers.

Yrsa Daley-Ward: The model who turned her pain into poetry

7 January 2018 - 12:49am
The Instagram poet Yrsa Daley-Ward has had a difficult life - but it's these things, she says, that have made her the person and the poet she is.

Jerry Van Dyke: Coach actor and comedian dies at 86

7 January 2018 - 12:33am
Jerry Van Dyke, who won four Emmy nominations for the US sitcom Coach, dies at home in Arkansas.

Weed wars: California county fights illegal marijuana

7 January 2018 - 12:26am
While cannabis became legal in California, a police unit in the north of the state are on a crackdown.

Golden Globes: Sex scandal fallout expected to dominate Hollywood awards

7 January 2018 - 12:17am
The 75th Golden Globes is the first major ceremony since Hollywood was hit by sex scandals.

'How I found out I was black'

7 January 2018 - 12:15am
Brazilian priest Brother David always believed he was white until a classroom game changed his perspective.

Ray BLK: Sound of 2017 winner looks back

7 January 2018 - 12:14am
From Glastonbury to Parliament, Ray BLK reflects on her first year in the spotlight.

French posties deliver friendship

7 January 2018 - 12:10am
La Poste is keeping an eye on the old and lonely as it attempts to stay relevant in the 21st century.

The 1968 train crash that changed UK railways

7 January 2018 - 12:07am
Eleven people were killed when a train hit a low-loader transporter at a level crossing 50 years ago.

CES 2018: Orosound smart earphones cancel out unwanted noise

7 January 2018 - 12:06am
Dan Simmons puts Orosound's Tilde noise cancelling earphones to the test.

CES 2018: Evescope's new way to study the night sky

7 January 2018 - 12:05am
The makers of Unistellar's Evescope say it is 100 times more powerful than a normal telescope.

Acid attacks: Retailers sign up to voluntary ban on acid sales

7 January 2018 - 12:02am
Some of the UK's largest retailers agree to voluntarily restrict sales in a bid to curb attacks.

The day of Scotland's most deadly storm

7 January 2018 - 12:01am
Fifty years ago the people of central Scotland were unprepared for the deadly storm on its way.

Jason Kenny: Olympic champion makes competitive return to cycling in Manchester

6 January 2018 - 11:48pm
Six-time Olympic champion Jason Kenny comes second in the sprint and keirin as he makes his competitive return to cycling.

Putin joins Orthodox Christmas Mass

6 January 2018 - 11:26pm
The presidents of Russia and Egypt joined worshippers at Orthodox Christmas Mass.

Pages