Jeremy Hunt threatens social media with new child-protection lawshttp://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-43853678
The health secretary wants action from the sites on underage use, bullying, and screen-time limits.
Sun, 22 Apr 2018 00:43:40 GMT
Mini-Me Austin Powers actor Verne Troyer dies aged 49http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/entertainment-arts-43853755
The actor, who also appeared on a number of TV shows, was admitted to hospital earlier this month.
Sun, 22 Apr 2018 02:19:53 GMT
Could you give up plastic for a month?http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-43545991
Ten years ago I tried to live without plastic for a month. A decade on, would it be easier or harder?
Sat, 21 Apr 2018 23:45:13 GMT
London Marathon: Race to take place in 'record-breaking heat'http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-london-43850037
Runners are being warned to take precautions as temperatures are expected to reach 23C (73.4F).
Sun, 22 Apr 2018 07:44:39 GMT
The Queen celebrates her 92nd birthdayhttp://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-43853975
Shaggy, Kylie, Frank Skinner, and Ed Balls help Her Majesty celebrate at the Royal Albert Hall.
Sat, 21 Apr 2018 22:33:19 GMT
Security services 'to get more power to stop attacks'http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-43854899
Security services will get more powers to stop terror attacks, according to a leaked document.
Sun, 22 Apr 2018 07:24:31 GMT
Avicii: Fans gather in Stockholm to remember superstar DJhttp://www.bbc.co.uk/news/entertainment-arts-43852938
Thousands gathered in the city's Sergels Torg plaza to remember the Swedish musician, who died on Friday.
Sat, 21 Apr 2018 19:17:16 GMT
Talks between Armenian leaders break down amid protestshttp://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-europe-43854352
The prime minister walks out of a televised meeting denouncing the opposition leader's "blackmail".
Sun, 22 Apr 2018 08:11:57 GMT
Man, 20, dies in Finsbury Park stabbinghttp://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-london-43850041
Police found two men with stab wounds a short distance from each other in Finsbury Park.
Sat, 21 Apr 2018 15:16:04 GMT
Dean Tate: Body found in search for missing manhttp://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-somerset-43851676
Police believe the body on an island in the Bristol Channel is Dean Tate, 40, last seen two months ago.
Sat, 21 Apr 2018 21:30:25 GMT
Corbyn speaks to Welsh Labour as Carwyn Jones quitshttp://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-wales-politics-43853207
Welsh Labour conference delegates are still reeling from news that Carwyn Jones is standing down.
Sat, 21 Apr 2018 23:31:43 GMT
Judah Adunbi charged with racially aggravated offencehttp://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-bristol-43849453
Judah Adunbi was a former member of the Independent Advisory Group to Avon and Somerset Police.
Sat, 21 Apr 2018 22:10:43 GMT
'I don't fear death, I fear going into a hospital'http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-43843230
Tommy says hospital staff don’t always understand the needs of dementia patients.
Sat, 21 Apr 2018 23:49:15 GMT
The Papers: Stephen Lawrence's brother 'still fears killers'http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/blogs-the-papers-43853665
Sunday's papers lead with demands on social media - and the anniversary of Stephen Lawrence's murder.
Sun, 22 Apr 2018 03:40:54 GMT
Your pictures: Holeshttp://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-43814487
Each week, we publish a gallery of readers' pictures on a set theme. This week it is "holes".
Thu, 19 Apr 2018 11:19:22 GMT
ICYMI: Baby love and a centenarian pianisthttp://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-43845548
A baby gorilla and centenarian pianist are among the stories you might have missed this week.
Sun, 22 Apr 2018 07:14:38 GMT
Is 'bisexual lighting' a new cinematic phenomenon?http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/entertainment-arts-43765856
Is the lighting technique really about representing bisexual characters?
Sat, 21 Apr 2018 23:22:21 GMT
Pakistan's Ziarat: An ancient juniper forest and its living fossilshttp://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-43660466
Mature trees at Ziarat in Balochistan are often thousands of years old, but many end up as firewood.
Sat, 21 Apr 2018 23:11:59 GMT
Nasa engineer: Three facts about landing on Marshttp://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-43788990
A Nasa flight analyst explains three things you need to know about going to Mars.
Sat, 21 Apr 2018 23:29:34 GMT
The peace talks with a differencehttp://www.bbc.co.uk/news/stories-43814097
How one man is getting ordinary Palestinians and Israelis to talk peace with each other.
Thu, 19 Apr 2018 14:18:47 GMT
Armenia leader intervenes in protest against predecessorhttp://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-europe-43852822
Armenia's president walks into a crowd of protesters to try to defuse a crisis about his predecessor.
Sat, 21 Apr 2018 21:27:38 GMT
BBC News Channelhttp://www.bbc.co.uk/news/10318089
BBC coverage of latest developments
Tue, 27 Mar 2018 07:24:26 GMT
The vetting files: How the BBC kept out ‘subversives’http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/stories-43754737
For decades the BBC denied job applicants were vetted by MI5 - but vetting continued at the corporation until the 1990s.
Sat, 21 Apr 2018 23:36:21 GMT
Crossing Divides: Why it's good to have friends who aren't 'just like us'http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-43784802
Why mixing only with people who are similar to us means we could be missing out.
Sat, 21 Apr 2018 23:53:34 GMT
Why a faecal transplant could save your lifehttp://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-43815369
Patient's lives are being saved by poo, but how far can microbial medicine go?
Sat, 21 Apr 2018 23:54:44 GMT
Carwyn Jones: The leader who lost his griphttp://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-wales-politics-41919965
Carwyn Jones lost his authority after a minister he sacked over conduct allegations killed himself.
Sat, 21 Apr 2018 19:02:31 GMT
The master blender who is Scotch whisky's First Ladyhttp://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-scotland-scotland-business-43712091
Rachel Barrie is a rarity in the world of Scotch whisky - a female master blender.
Sat, 21 Apr 2018 23:35:01 GMT
'The largest foreign bribery case in history'http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-43825294
Brazil's Odebrecht scandal is one of the biggest corporate corruption cases in history.
Sat, 21 Apr 2018 23:55:45 GMT
Salisbury attack: Russian TV's claims about poisoninghttp://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-europe-43835774
What happened in Salisbury has been disputed by Russian journalists.
Sun, 22 Apr 2018 00:00:16 GMT
The Lido author Libby Page on the power of uplifting fictionhttp://www.bbc.co.uk/news/entertainment-arts-43796046
Libby Page, author of The Lido, on why uplifting stories are needed right now.
Sun, 22 Apr 2018 00:03:48 GMT
How leisure time is changing for North Korea's privilegedhttp://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-42910896
The way Pyongyang's middle-class enjoy themselves is changing, but rural areas continue to miss out.
Sat, 21 Apr 2018 23:03:37 GMT
Manchester United 2-1 Tottenham Hotspurhttp://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/football/43762296
Manchester United reach a record-equalling 20th FA Cup final with victory over Tottenham at Wembley.
Sat, 21 Apr 2018 19:12:42 GMT
London Marathon: Mo Farah and Mary Keitany eye records in 'hottest ever' racehttp://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/athletics/43824352
Sunday's 38th edition of the London Marathon is expected to be the hottest ever run, with temperatures predicted to reach 23C.
Sat, 21 Apr 2018 05:57:35 GMT
Carl Frampton beats Nonito Donaire to win WBO interim featherweight titlehttp://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/boxing/43842366
Carl Frampton secures the WBO interim featherweight title with a classy points win over former four-weight world champion Nonito Donaire.
Sat, 21 Apr 2018 23:12:57 GMT
World Snooker Championship 2018: Mark Selby beaten by Joe Perry in first roundhttp://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/snooker/43848687
Defending champion Mark Selby is knocked out in the first round of the World Championship after a shock 10-4 defeat by Joe Perry.
Sat, 21 Apr 2018 20:05:18 GMT
FA Cup: Manchester United 2-1 Tottenham highlightshttp://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/football/43853232
Watch highlights as Manchester United reach a record-equalling 20th FA Cup final with victory over Tottenham at Wembley.
Sat, 21 Apr 2018 18:49:42 GMT
Sunderland 1-2 Burton Albionhttp://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/football/43762308
Sunderland are relegated from the Championship after Burton Albion fight back to win 2-1 in a game of late drama.
Sat, 21 Apr 2018 16:54:09 GMT
More than half your body is not humanhttp://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-43674270
Human cells make up only 43% of the body's total cell count, while the rest are microscopic colonists.
Tue, 10 Apr 2018 00:36:39 GMT
A neighbourhood in Victorville, California, is besieged by tumbleweedhttp://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-us-canada-43812343
Strong desert winds have brought unwelcome spikey visitors to Victorville, California, US
Wed, 18 Apr 2018 12:42:54 GMT
Henry and Baloo: Dog and cat travel companions gain cult followinghttp://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-us-canada-43666657
Henry and Baloo's unlikely friendship captures hearts as the couple gain a large cult following.
Fri, 06 Apr 2018 11:18:25 GMT
'Theme park therapy' helps son to come alive, says mumhttp://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-hampshire-43813384
Robbie has the mental age of a two-year-old and is normally quiet and withdrawn.
Wed, 18 Apr 2018 23:06:41 GMT
'I was a contestant on Dale Winton's Supermarket Sweep'http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/entertainment-arts-43823922
It was the game show everyone wanted to be on and these people actually made the cut.
Thu, 19 Apr 2018 11:40:07 GMT
Netball winner jokes that praise from Beckham 'better than gold'http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/newsbeat-43783221
The coach of the England netball team tells Newsbeat how one of her star players reacted to winning gold at the Commonwealth Games.
Mon, 16 Apr 2018 11:42:51 GMT
Sarah Sellers: The nurse who was runner-up in Boston marathonhttp://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-us-canada-43794846
Sarah Sellers, a full-time nurse, shocks America by winning $75,000 second place prize.
Tue, 17 Apr 2018 13:42:22 GMT
Dog's 'cancer' turns out to be four teddy bearshttp://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-leeds-43826189
Maisy's vet said "it was quite a feat" for a dog to swallow four full teddy bears.
Thu, 19 Apr 2018 18:44:12 GMT
Nottingham mum 'goes bananas' over Asda's £930 billhttp://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-nottinghamshire-43809282
Bobbie Gordon says she learned of the banana drama after being contacted by a fraud team.
Wed, 18 Apr 2018 11:56:28 GMT
Tammie Jo Shults: Southwest pilot praised for safe landinghttp://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-us-canada-43804253
Tammie Jo Shults, a US Navy veteran, exhibited "nerves of steel" during the emergency landing.
Thu, 19 Apr 2018 00:29:41 GMT
Could new Stevenage store save Debenhams?http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-beds-bucks-herts-43825424
Chief executive Sergio Bucher says a new store, with a Nando's on site, is being used as a "test lab".
Thu, 19 Apr 2018 12:48:47 GMT
Knife crime: What's it like to be stabbed?http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-43787277
Four people share their experiences about being stabbed, what it felt like and what life has been like since.
Mon, 16 Apr 2018 23:58:29 GMT
No, the BBC is not reporting the end of the worldhttp://www.bbc.co.uk/news/blogs-trending-43822718
Concerned WhatsApp users have been sharing a video reporting the start of nuclear war. It's not real.
Thu, 19 Apr 2018 15:11:36 GMT
How 'ninja polymers' are fighting killer superbugshttp://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-43781851
Is the fusion of biology and technology speeding us towards a synthetic future?
Mon, 16 Apr 2018 23:33:51 GMT
The holiday village run by spieshttp://www.bbc.co.uk/news/stories-43702764
An idyllic holiday resort on the banks of the Red Sea was a base for Israeli spies with a secret mission.
Wed, 18 Apr 2018 23:25:32 GMT
Obituary: Barbara Bush, social justice campaignerhttp://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-us-canada-12846090
The former US First Lady never accepted a passive role, and campaigned for social justice.
Tue, 17 Apr 2018 23:49:26 GMT
‘I was a teacher for 17 years, but I couldn’t read or write’http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/stories-43700153
John Corcoran graduated from university and became a teacher for 17 years - but he had an extraordinary secret.
Sat, 14 Apr 2018 23:22:19 GMT
Susan Kigula: The woman who freed herself and hundreds from death rowhttp://www.bbc.co.uk/news/stories-43739933
How death row prisoner Susan Kigula studied law and changed Uganda's legal system.
Thu, 12 Apr 2018 23:46:59 GMT
Grace is 37 and has never had consensual sexhttp://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-43499374
When powerful women began talking about their experience of sexual abuse, it had an effect on some of the most powerless women in the UK.
Tue, 27 Mar 2018 00:57:38 GMT
Americans going abroad for illegal heroin treatmenthttp://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-us-canada-43420999
Opioid addicts are turning to a clinic in Mexico to break their addiction with a treatment that's illegal in the US.
Wed, 11 Apr 2018 21:26:46 GMT