United Kingdom

» Auto updated continuously

• Source limited to: BBC

 2019-08-17 20:08 

BBC

[ Asia ]

Afghanistan: Bomb rips through wedding in Kabul...

Many casualties are feared in the blast at a wedding in the Afghan capital....

 2019-08-17 19:11 

BBC

Man City denied winner against Tottenham by VAR...

Gabriel Jesus has an injury-time winner against Tottenham ruled out by VAR as Man City drop points at home for the first time since December 2018....

 2019-08-17 19:02 

BBC

[ Europe ]

Italy's Salvini lets 27 teenagers off Open Arms migrant ship...

The interior minister backs down reluctantly over the migrant minors amid a row within his cabinet....

 2019-08-17 19:00 

BBC

Ashes 2019: Fast bowlers star as second Test evenly poised - day four highlights...

Watch highlights as England end on 96-4 taking their lead over Australia past 100 on a thrilling fourth day in the second Ashes Test at Lord's....

 2019-08-17 18:04 

BBC

[ Asia ]

Second Ashes Test set for thrilling conclusion...

The second Ashes Test is poised for a thrilling conclusion after a memorable fourth day in which the fast bowlers of England and Australia illuminated Lord's....

 2019-08-17 17:52 

BBC

[ Europe ]

Man found dead in underpass after Istanbul floods...

A homeless man was found in the Unkapani district, apparently drowned, after heavy rain caused extensive damage...

 2019-08-17 17:52 

BBC

Man found dead in underpass after Istanbul floods...

A homeless man was found in the Unkapani district, apparently drowned, after heavy rain caused extensive damage...

 2019-08-17 17:27 

BBC

Owen Jones 'kicked in head' in London street attack...

The Guardian columnist says a group of men made a "beeline" for him as he left a pub in north London....

 2019-08-17 17:13 

BBC

Search for child missing in River Stour in Sandwich...

A Coastguard helicopter is helping fire crews and police looking for the child in the River Stour....

 2019-08-17 17:02 

BBC

Liverpool hold on at Southampton despite Adrian blunder...

Liverpool defeat Southampton to secure an 11th successive top-flight victory despite a howler by goalkeeper Adrian....

 2019-08-17 16:25 

BBC

PC Andrew Harper: Killed PC 'died of multiple injuries'...

Police say PC Andrew Harper died of multiple injuries, as they are given more time to question 10 suspects....

 2019-08-17 16:07 

BBC

Ashes: 'They're celebrating like they've won the Test' - Joe Root out first ball...

Australia celebrate like "they've won the Test match" after getting England captain Joe Root out for a golden duck on day four of the second Ashes Test at Lord's....

 2019-08-17 15:09 

BBC

Ashes: Australia's Steve Smith falls for 92 after 'bizarre' dismissal...

Australia's Steve Smith's brilliant innings comes to an end as England's Chris Woakes dismisses him for 92 on day four of the second Ashes Test at Lord's....

 2019-08-17 15:09 

BBC

Youth charged with screwdriver stabbing murder...

A youth is charged with murdering "devoted father" Peter Duncan, who was stabbed in Newcastle....

 2019-08-17 14:47 

BBC

Aubameyang hits winner for Arsenal against Burnley...

Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang and Alexandre Lacazette score as Arsenal beat Burnley in their first home match of the season....

 2019-08-17 14:39 

BBC

[ Asia ]

Bangladesh fire: 15,000 homes destroyed in Dhaka slum...

About 15,000 homes are destroyed in a shanty town in Dhaka - but no deaths have been reported....

 2019-08-17 14:20 

BBC

Roger Rabbit animator Richard Williams dies at 86...

The 86-year-old won two Oscars and a Bafta for his work as animation director on the 1988 hit film....

 2019-08-17 14:10 

BBC

Philip and Caroline Welch are married but have never lived together...

Philip lives in Somerset while Caroline lives in Bristol....

 2019-08-17 14:08 

BBC

Ashes: Australia's Steve Smith retires hurt after being struck by Jofra Archer short ball...

Australia's Steve Smith is forced to retire hurt after being struck by a Jofra Archer short ball during day four of the second Ashes Test at Lord's....

 2019-08-17 14:07 

BBC

[ Asia ]

How Hong Kong's police are tackling protests...

Senior officials address accusations of heavy-handedness and the rumours of Chinese intervention....

 2019-08-17 13:39 

BBC

Blind hedgehog stolen in Leeds van theft...

Stephen the hedgehog's owners plead with thieves for his safe return after a van he was inside is taken....

 2019-08-17 13:10 

BBC

Nasa picks headquarters for Moon lander...

A Nasa facility in Alabama will play a key role in sending astronauts to the Moon's surface in 2024....

 2019-08-17 13:04 

BBC

[ Asia ]

Kashmir's communications partially restored, says India...

Phone services are slowly being reinstated, but internet and mobile phone services remain suspended....

 2019-08-17 12:15 

BBC

Christian Wade: Ex-rugby union star beats five NFL players in dazzling run...

Ex-rugby union player Christian Wade continues to impress for the Buffalo Bills, evading several tackles in a 48-yard run against the Carolina Panthers in a pre-season game....

 2019-08-17 12:13 

BBC

Hong Kong: 'The riot police are running in'...

The BBC's Stephen McDonell on the new quick-moving tactics of the Hong Kong police against protesters on the streets....

 2019-08-17 11:21 

BBC

Famous dugong dies after eating plastic...

Pieces of plastic were found inside the stomach of the sea mammal which was stranded on a Thai beach....

 2019-08-17 10:51 

BBC

Ashes: Stuart Broad makes early breakthrough removing Matthew Wade...

England's Stuart Broad claims the first wicket of the morning after Matthew Wade edges to Rory Burns on day four of the second Ashes Test at Lord's....

 2019-08-17 10:27 

BBC

Climbing World Championships: Ludovico Fossali and Aleksandra Miroslaw win speed golds...

Watch as Aleksandra Miroslaw and Ludovico Fossali win the speed golds at the Climbing World Championships....

 2019-08-17 10:11 

BBC

Allyson Felix: Nike changes policy for pregnant athletes...

Six-time Olympic gold medallist Allyson Felix says female athletes will "no longer be financially penalised for having a child" after Nike changed its sponsorship contracts....

 2019-08-17 09:45 

BBC

Organ donation: 'My hero, he gave me his liver'...

Tom Wilson died after an accident during a hockey match, but his organs and tissues have saved more than 50 people....

 2019-08-17 09:05 

BBC

El Paso shooting: Man shocked as hundreds attend wife's funeral...

Antonio Basco asked members of the community to attend after his wife was killed in El Paso, Texas....

 2019-08-17 08:46 

BBC

Sudan conflict: Senior commander Hemeti vows to stick with deal...

Senior commander Hemeti tells the BBC the military will abide by the deal to be signed on Saturday....

 2019-08-17 08:30 

BBC

Brexit: Tory MP Oliver Letwin rejects Corbyn as caretaker PM...

But Oliver Letwin urges talks in the Commons to prevent the UK crashing out of the EU without a deal....

 2019-08-17 07:20 

BBC

Manchester United's Paul Pogba v Manchester City's Ben Mendy: Who has the best fashion?...

Fashion influencers rate Manchester United's Paul Pogba and Manchester City's Ben Mendy on their fashion....

 2019-08-17 04:26 

BBC

Sajid Javid will 'simplify' the tax system in first Budget...

The chancellor says he is a "low tax guy" and he wants to see "simpler" taxes when he delivers his Budget....

 2019-08-17 03:37 

BBC

[ Middle East ]

Grace 1: US issues warrant to seize Iranian oil supertanker...

A judge in Gibraltar had ordered the release of the detained tanker a day before the warrant was issued....

 2019-08-17 02:07 

BBC

Andrew Harper death: Ten males aged 13 to 30 arrested...

Newly-wed PC Andrew Harper was dragged along a road by a vehicle while investigating a burglary....

 2019-08-17 01:28 

BBC

[ Technology ]

The Fortnite coach who helped create teenage millionaires...

Hugh Gilmour failed to qualify for the Fortnite World Cup, so has turned to coaching instead....

 2019-08-17 00:49 

BBC

Candida auris: The new superbug on the block...

The fungus was only discovered 10 years ago, but is now a problem in hospitals across the world....

 2019-08-17 00:45 

BBC

Elephant protection debate to dominate conservation meeting...

Some countries are seeking extra protection while others want to re-open ivory markets at key trade meeting in Geneva....

 2019-08-17 00:11 

BBC

Peter Fonda, star of Easy Rider, dies aged 79...

The 1969 cult classic, which Fonda also co-wrote and produced, earned him an Oscar nomination....

 2019-08-17 00:00 

BBC

Troubles trauma - the hidden legacy of violence...

Thousands of people in Northern Ireland live with mental health after effects of decades of conflict....

 2019-08-16 23:59 

BBC

Amnesia: Caerphilly mum can wake up without her memory...

Shauna Loader has dissociative amnesia, meaning she has periods when she forgets who she is....

 2019-08-16 23:57 

BBC

Week in pictures: 10 - 16 August 2019...

A selection of the best news photographs from around the world, taken over the past week....

 2019-08-16 23:56 

BBC

Elrow: Creating the 'most colourful party in the world'...

Since being started nine years ago, Elrow events have reached every continent in the world....

 2019-08-16 23:43 

BBC

Tony Martin: Man who shot burglars knows he still divides opinion...

The farmer was jailed for shooting dead teenage burglar Fred Barras as he fled his house in 1999....

 2019-08-16 23:25 

BBC

[ Asia ]

Why I 'married' an anime character...

Akihiko Kondo is one of a growing number of Japanese people turning their back on real-world romance....

 2019-08-16 23:12 

BBC

Andy Murray loses to brother Jamie in Cincinnati...

Andy Murray will switch attention back to his singles comeback after losing to older brother Jamie in the Cincinnati Masters quarter-finals....

 2019-08-16 23:00 

BBC

[ Asia ]

How Hong Kong got trapped in a cycle of violence...

Police and protesters are locked into a spiral of provocation - is there any way out?...

 2019-08-16 23:00 

BBC

How Hong Kong got trapped in a cycle of violence...

Police and protesters are locked into a spiral of provocation - is there any way out?...

  • Need an account?  
    or