News

  1. Budget 2017: Plans to build 300,000 homes a year

    The chancellor says he understands the difficulties young people have in saving for a deposit.
  2. Philip Hammond defends employment record

    "There are no unemployed people. We've created 3.5 million new jobs," Philip Hammond says.
  3. Zimbabwe's Zanu-PF meets to decide Mugabe future

    The president's closest allies turn against him as pressure builds for him to step down.
  4. Singer and presenter Aled Jones denies 'inappropriate' behaviour

    The Songs of Praise presenter apologised for "occasionally juvenile" actions more than a decade ago.
  5. Gaia Pope: Sister says teenager was 'light of my life'

    Her family also praised the "compassion and humanity" of people who searched for the 19-year-old.
  6. David Cassidy: Ex-Partridge Family star suffers organ failure

    He is reported urgently to require a liver transplant and has kidney problems.
  7. Argentina missing submarine: Satellite signals detected

    The Argentine naval submarine went missing on Wednesday with 44 crew on board
  8. 'A stranger ruined my life and wants to stab me'

    Imre is being stalked by a stranger and police have warned they think she's plotting to stab him.
  9. US nuclear chief would resist 'illegal' presidential strike order

    Gen John Hyten says that instead he would work to agree a legal alternative with a president.
  10. Newry: Girl, 12, dies in beach buggy crash

    A 12-year-old girl dies after a beach buggy crashes with another vehicle in Newry, County Down.
  11. New portrait marks Queen and Prince Philip's 70th anniversary

    The Queen and Prince Philip plan to spend the day with family and friends, Buckingham Palace says.
  12. Drone footage captures extent of US oil leak

    Five thousand barrels leaked from the Keystone pipeline.
  13. England reach rugby league cup semi-finals

    England beat Papua New Guinea despite another error-strewn performance to set-up a World Cup semi-final against Tonga.
  14. How clothes are helping to empower redheads

    An optician sees inspiration in the MC1R gene and becomes a fashion designer for redheads.
  15. Lamborghini for a Pope and other stories you may have missed

    Some stories you might have blinked and missed this week.
  16. Floods: How to stay safe when disaster strikes

    Floods have been a deadly staple of 2017. But can you protect yourself against the natural disaster?
  17. Week in pictures: 11 - 17 November 2017

    A selection of the best news photographs from around the world, taken over the past week.
  18. 'Crying every day': Haitians could be sent home under Trump

    Haitians granted protected status in the US face an uncertain future under the Trump administration.
  19. Newspaper headlines: Budget boost for driverless cars and NHS

    Wednesday's Budget will include cash for driverless cars, the NHS and housing, Sunday's papers say.
  20. Bosnia's silent killer: The coal industry

    The Balkan country has the world's second highest death rate caused by air pollution.
  21. The photographer who became a warrior

    A photographer reveals how the stereotype of the "strong, black woman" led her to depression and how a warrior helped her accept her vulnerability.
  22. Your pictures: Rooftops

    Each week, we publish a gallery of readers' pictures on a set theme. This week it is "rooftops".
  23. The man helping turn young lives around

    Despite leaving school with no GCSEs, Louchavan Lemard has been named Black Business Man of 2017.
  24. Rare Tintin art fetches $500,000 at Paris auction

    The picture from the album King Ottokar's Sceptre was among items by Belgian artist Hergé
  25. The world's biggest lithium battery farm

    The plant in the US state of California stores enough energy to power 20,000 homes for four hours.
  26. Primary school children get elderly pen pals from local care homes

    A primary school has teamed up with two local care homes to launch an inter-generational pen pal scheme.
  27. BBC News Channel

    BBC coverage of latest developments
  28. Why some Germans look at Syrian refugees and see themselves

    Arrivals from Syria have awakened old memories about what it means to flee.
  29. Hero rescuer who saved lives was swept to his death

    Helicopter winchman Bill Deacon saved 10 lives in mountainous seas before losing his own.
  30. The artists who turned vegan skincare into big business

    Jeff Kurosaki and Tara Pelletier set up their vegan skincare firm to fund their art, now it makes nearly $1m a year.
  31. Has Bangladesh's piracy amnesty been a success?

    Bangladesh claims to have cleared the world's largest mangrove forest of pirates, but is it sustainable, asks Masud Khan from BBC Bengali.
  32. The Battle of Cambrai: 'We had a sense of victory for the first time'

    The Battle of Cambrai showed how to break the deadlock on the Western Front - but at a terrible cost.
  33. Brazil culture wars heat up

    Katy Watson reports on how the growing polarisation in Brazilian society is affecting the arts.
  34. Women's Ashes: Katherine Brunt keeps England's hopes of drawing Australia series alive

    Katherine Brunt stars with bat and ball as England - with the Women's Ashes gone - win their second Twenty20 international against Australia.
  35. Ashes: Australia 'see things they like' in England - Darren Lehmann

    Australia coach Darren Lehmann says the home side have seen weaknesses in the England team that they will look to exploit during the Ashes.
  36. Doddie Weir delivers the match ball with his sons to an emotional Murrayfield

    Scotland rugby union legend Doddie Weir delivers the match ball at Murrayfield alongside his sons as he continues to battle Motor Neurone disease.
  37. Man City 'playing best football in Premier League history'

    Could Pep Guardiola's Manchester City be the first team to win 100 points in the Premier League?
  38. Hockey World League Final: England lose narrowly to Argentina

    England lose their second Pool B match at the Hockey World League Final after a 1-0 defeat by Argentina in Auckland.