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Persimmon boss refuses to answer questions about £75m bonus

19 October 2018 - 11:49am
Persimmon boss Jeff Fairburn has walked off camera during a BBC interview after being asked about his £75m bonus.

BBC Young Sports Personality 2018: Kare Adenegan, Freya Anderson & James Bowen on shortlist

19 October 2018 - 10:00am
Kare Adenegan, Freya Anderson and James Bowen are on the final shortlist for the BBC Young Sports Personality of the Year award.

Brexit: Tories must be as united as EU, says Hunt

19 October 2018 - 9:10am
Foreign secretary urges his party to get behind Theresa May, to maximise PM's negotiating leverage.

Anjem Choudary: Radical preacher released from prison

19 October 2018 - 9:04am
The cleric is let out of prison after being jailed in 2016 for inviting support for the Islamic State group.

Colin Kaepernick: Rihanna 'declined Super Bowl invitation in support of quarterback'

19 October 2018 - 7:58am
The NFL refuses to comment on reports that Barbadian singer Rihanna declined an invitation to headline the Super Bowl half-time show in support of Colin Kaepernick.

Why is this African village letting mosquitoes in?

19 October 2018 - 7:29am
The genetically modified insects are part of a project which aims to tackle malaria in Africa.

Beer-drinking lion's trip to a Northamptonshire pub

19 October 2018 - 7:19am
Video from 1959 shows the day a zookeeper took a lion to a village pub, scaring the customers.

Jose Mourinho: Would sacking Man Utd manager be justified?

19 October 2018 - 6:53am
The last Premier League weekend was dominated by talk Manchester United boss Jose Mourinho was about to lose his job - but would it be justified?

Tina Turner from hardship to happiness

19 October 2018 - 6:35am
As she approaches 80, the legendary singer Tina Turner speaks about fame, love and happiness.

PlayStation usernames: The stories behind the most embarrassing ones

19 October 2018 - 6:35am
PlayStation's long-awaited new feature means weird and embarrassing names will be no more.

Radio 1 Teen Heroes meet Will and Kate at Kensington Palace

19 October 2018 - 6:18am
The finalists of Radio 1's teen heroes award met the royal couple ahead of the Teen Awards this Sunday.

Chelsea v Manchester United: Is Jorginho the key to 'Sarri-ball' revolution?

19 October 2018 - 6:16am
BBC football analyst Pat Nevin explains how Maurizio Sarri has revolutionised the way Chelsea play, and why Italian midfielder Jorginho is pivotal to the Blues' promising season so far.

Baby joins the All 50 States Club

19 October 2018 - 6:00am
Harper is now the youngest person ever to visit all 50 states of the US.

Australian admits kidnap and rape of Briton in outback ordeal

19 October 2018 - 5:55am
Marcus Martin held the tourist captive for weeks and repeatedly attacked her in Queensland.

You, Me, and the Big C host gets posthumous award

19 October 2018 - 5:38am
Rachael Bland's show about fighting cancer is a winner at the radio industry's awards night.

‘We feel silenced’ in gender debate

19 October 2018 - 5:27am
Transgender feminist Fay and radical feminist Louise discuss how they feel.

Jo Brand on Strictly, strippers and... staying safe

19 October 2018 - 4:49am
The comic and presenter shares her life lessons - and reveals all about THAT Have I Got News For You moment.

How a doodle a day helped me survive first year without my wife

19 October 2018 - 4:10am
Gary Andrews, whose wife died suddenly from sepsis last year, shares his life through his drawings.

The women who want to work in a male prison

19 October 2018 - 3:47am
With the prison service in crisis, three women explain why they want a job working behind bars.

Doctors 'need to start early conversation with patients about dying'

19 October 2018 - 2:39am
They shouldn't shy away when patients want to talk about the end of their lives, a report says.


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