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Oldest living person, Kane Tanaka, celebrates getting the Guinness World Record

9 March 2019 - 11:55am
Asked what part of her life she'd enjoyed most, Kane Tanaka, 116, said: "This right now."

Watch: Fan confronts footballer on pitch

9 March 2019 - 11:24am
A 21-year-old man enters the playing area and confronts Rangers captain James Tavernier during his side's draw with Hibernian at Easter Road.

Anderson Lopes discovers big drop after leaping hoardings in J-League game

9 March 2019 - 11:09am
Brazilian striker Anderson Lopes celebrates a goal for Consadole Sapporo by jumping over a barrier - only to discover a steep drop.

Mobster Carmine Persico dies after serving 33 of 139-year sentence

9 March 2019 - 10:42am
Carmine Persico reportedly ran his criminal organisation from behind bars for decades.

Schools minister Nick Gibb MP challenged over funding by BBC's Charlie Stayt

9 March 2019 - 10:33am
Schools minister Nick Gibb MP has been challenged over education spending, after thousands of head teachers complained of shortfalls.

Zac Oliver: Shropshire boy cancer free after US treatment

9 March 2019 - 9:43am
More than £500,000 was raised for Zac Oliver's treatment - including £50,000 from Simon Cowell.

England wrap up series whitewash with thrilling T20 win over India

9 March 2019 - 9:07am
Kate Cross bowls a magnificent final over to lead England to a thrilling one-run win over India in the third T20 in Guwahati.

West Kensington stabbing: Boy, 15, charged with murder

9 March 2019 - 7:46am
Ayub Hassan, 17, died in hospital after he was found stabbed in west London on Thursday.

North Korea 'preparing rocket launch', images suggest

9 March 2019 - 7:41am
Increased activity seen at an assembly area follows reports the main launch site has been rebuilt.

Shamima Begum: Home Secretary criticised as baby dies

9 March 2019 - 7:26am
Shamima Begum's baby died because of the "callous decision" to revoke her citizenship, Labour says.

Jodie Chesney stabbing: Man charged with murder

9 March 2019 - 5:11am
Manuel Petrovic, 20, from Romford, is charged stabbing the 17-year-old to death in east London.

Brexit secretary accuses EU of trying to 'rerun old arguments'

9 March 2019 - 3:41am
The Brexit secretary calls on the EU to agree to a "balanced solution" to the Irish backstop, as talks continue.

Venezuela power cuts: Blackouts continue as protests loom

9 March 2019 - 2:38am
Power is being restored in some areas ahead of pro and anti-government events at the weekend.

The boy who risked his life for an American dream

9 March 2019 - 2:37am
Felipe was an eight-year-old who risked his life for an American dream. But what's driving young families to the US?

UK pledges £400m to Syrian crisis

9 March 2019 - 2:04am
Funds will provide essential aid to those living in Syria and refugees in neighbouring countries.

Margaret Thatcher: PM sent alternative medicines by Cartland

9 March 2019 - 1:50am
Romance novelist Barbara Cartland sent her alternative medicine, newly released files reveal.

Nutrient supplement 'boosts growth of breastfed premature babies'

9 March 2019 - 1:39am
Eight weeks of extra proteins and minerals led to better growth in breastfed babies, a study found.

ICYMI: meet six cubs and a gnome's paradise

9 March 2019 - 1:10am
The stories you may have missed this week.

Lords urge tougher rules for tech firms

9 March 2019 - 1:04am
Technology firms and social media apps should all fall under one regulatory body, Lords report says.

Ex-head of Birmingham BBC documentary school banned

9 March 2019 - 12:47am
Thomas Marshall starred in a Panorama show for not excluding disruptive pupils at Baverstock Academy.


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