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  • Russia 'destabilising' Ukraine - US

    BBC News - Home
    24 Apr 2014 | 4:28 pm
    The US accuses Russia of "deception and destabilisation" in eastern Ukraine, and warns of further sanctions unless Moscow defuses the crisis.
  • VIDEO: How Iranian woman defy hijab rule

    BBC News - News front page
    24 Apr 2014 | 4:12 pm
    Nearly 35 years after Iran's Islamic government made it compulsory for women in the country to wear the hijab, many have taken to wearing headscarves made from western-style, fashionable fabrics which are not approved by the government.
  • VIDEO: How Iranian woman defy hijab rule

    BBC News - World
    24 Apr 2014 | 4:12 pm
    Nearly 35 years after Iran's Islamic government made it compulsory for women in the country to wear the hijab, many have taken to wearing headscarves made from western-style, fashionable fabrics which are not approved by the government.
  • VIDEO: Teacher tells of Boko Haram attack

    BBC News - Africa
    24 Apr 2014 | 2:38 pm
    A Koranic teacher, who has fled to Niger, tells the BBC about a Boko Haram attack on his village last year.
  • Girl gives father's CV to Mrs Obama

    BBC News - US & Canada
    24 Apr 2014 | 3:35 pm
    A young girl offered US First Lady Michelle Obama her father's CV during questions at the White House's Take Our Daughters and Sons to Work Day.
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    BBC News - Home

  • Russia 'destabilising' Ukraine - US

    24 Apr 2014 | 4:28 pm
    The US accuses Russia of "deception and destabilisation" in eastern Ukraine, and warns of further sanctions unless Moscow defuses the crisis.
  • VIDEO: How Iranian woman defy hijab rule

    24 Apr 2014 | 4:12 pm
    Nearly 35 years after Iran's Islamic government made it compulsory for women in the country to wear the hijab, many have taken to wearing headscarves made from western-style, fashionable fabrics which are not approved by the government.
  • Lifestyle quiz to secure a mortgage

    24 Apr 2014 | 4:07 pm
    Mortgage applicants will face tougher questions about their lifestyle from lenders, under new rules that come into force on Saturday.
  • VIDEO: William and Kate - tour highlights

    24 Apr 2014 | 4:03 pm
    The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge have spent the last two weeks touring Australia and New Zealand, but their tour is due to come to an end on Friday.
  • Girl gives father's CV to Mrs Obama

    24 Apr 2014 | 3:35 pm
    A young girl offered US First Lady Michelle Obama her father's CV during questions at the White House's Take Our Daughters and Sons to Work Day.
 
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    BBC News - News front page

  • VIDEO: How Iranian woman defy hijab rule

    24 Apr 2014 | 4:12 pm
    Nearly 35 years after Iran's Islamic government made it compulsory for women in the country to wear the hijab, many have taken to wearing headscarves made from western-style, fashionable fabrics which are not approved by the government.
  • VIDEO: William and Kate - tour highlights

    24 Apr 2014 | 4:03 pm
    The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge have spent the last two weeks touring Australia and New Zealand, but their tour is due to come to an end on Friday.
  • VIDEO: Teacher tells of Boko Haram attack

    24 Apr 2014 | 2:38 pm
    A Koranic teacher, who has fled to Niger, tells the BBC about a Boko Haram attack on his village last year.
  • VIDEO: One-minute World News

    24 Apr 2014 | 1:40 pm
    Watch the latest news summary from BBC World News. International news updated 24 hours a day.
  • VIDEO: Banksy street art on show in hotel

    24 Apr 2014 | 12:30 pm
    Street murals by graffiti artist Banksy - many of them cut off the sides of buildings - have been put on show at an exhibition in London before they are auctioned off.
 
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    BBC News - Africa

  • VIDEO: Teacher tells of Boko Haram attack

    24 Apr 2014 | 2:38 pm
    A Koranic teacher, who has fled to Niger, tells the BBC about a Boko Haram attack on his village last year.
  • Plane stowaway 'going to Somalia'

    24 Apr 2014 | 1:38 pm
    The father of a US teenager who stowed away in a wheel well on a flight to Hawaii has said his son was unhappy at school and trying to return to Somalia.
  • Kenyan officials wrangle over status

    24 Apr 2014 | 10:57 am
    Kenyan MPs propose making it a criminal offence to address an official incorrectly, the latest move in a status struggle with newly created governors.
  • South Sudan treason charges dropped

    24 Apr 2014 | 9:39 am
    South Sudan withdraws charges against four top politicians accused of the alleged coup plot that triggered the civil war.
  • VIDEO: Sudan hopes for bird-watching boost

    24 Apr 2014 | 8:34 am
    Environmental campaigners in Sudan are promoting the country as a tourist destination for bird watchers in a bid to boost revenue, which could then be used to protect nesting sites and rare birds from extinction.
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    BBC News - US & Canada

  • Girl gives father's CV to Mrs Obama

    24 Apr 2014 | 3:35 pm
    A young girl offered US First Lady Michelle Obama her father's CV during questions at the White House's Take Our Daughters and Sons to Work Day.
  • VIDEO: Obama plays football with Asimo robot

    24 Apr 2014 | 3:05 pm
    President Obama plays football with a humanoid robot in Tokyo as part of his four-nation Asia tour.
  • Impeach governor for gay marriage move?

    24 Apr 2014 | 1:58 pm
    What in the World: Missouri Governor Jay Nixon faces challenge over gay marriage issue, Gabriel Garcia Marquez's "rotten" legacy, reaction to Turkish president's "condolences" to Armenian people.
  • Plane stowaway 'going to Somalia'

    24 Apr 2014 | 1:38 pm
    The father of a US teenager who stowed away in a wheel well on a flight to Hawaii has said his son was unhappy at school and trying to return to Somalia.
  • Oklahoma plans same-day executions

    24 Apr 2014 | 11:23 am
    Two death row inmates who lost a challenge to Oklahoma's execution law will be put to death in a rare same-day double execution, the governor says.
 
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    BBC News - Middle East

  • VIDEO: How Iranian woman defy hijab rule

    24 Apr 2014 | 4:12 pm
    Nearly 35 years after Iran's Islamic government made it compulsory for women in the country to wear the hijab, many have taken to wearing headscarves made from western-style, fashionable fabrics which are not approved by the government.
  • VIDEO: US medics killed in Kabul attack

    24 Apr 2014 | 2:33 pm
    Three American medics have been shot dead by a policeman at a hospital in the Afghan capital, Kabul, US officials say.
  • Netanyahu: Abbas must end Hamas pact

    24 Apr 2014 | 12:58 pm
    Israeli PM Netanyahu tells the BBC Palestinian leader Mahmoud Abbas must abandon his pact with Hamas if he wants peace talks to resume.
  • Deadly air strike on Syria market

    24 Apr 2014 | 10:06 am
    A Syrian government air strike on a market in a rebel-held town in Aleppo kills more than 20 people, activist groups say.
  • Morocco country profile - Overview

    24 Apr 2014 | 8:30 am
    Provides an overview of Morocco, including key events and facts about this mountainous kingdom at the far end of the Maghreb
 
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    BBC News - UK

  • Terrorism financing suspect arrested

    24 Apr 2014 | 4:12 pm
    Officers from the Metropolitan Police arrest a man in London on suspicion of financing and encouragement of terrorism.
  • Lifestyle quiz to secure a mortgage

    24 Apr 2014 | 4:07 pm
    Mortgage applicants will face tougher questions about their lifestyle from lenders, under new rules about to come into force.
  • Life of Margo MacDonald celebrated

    24 Apr 2014 | 4:05 pm
    Hundreds of people are gathering to celebrate the life of veteran politician Margo MacDonald, following her death earlier this month at the age of 70.
  • VIDEO: William and Kate - tour highlights

    24 Apr 2014 | 4:03 pm
    The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge have spent the last two weeks touring Australia and New Zealand, but their tour is due to come to an end on Friday.
  • VIDEO: Teacher 'abused boys in UK'

    24 Apr 2014 | 3:18 pm
    One of London's most prestigious private schools is cooperating with the FBI to identify dozens of children thought to have been abused by a teacher.
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    BBC News - UK

  • VIDEO: William and Kate - tour highlights

    24 Apr 2014 | 4:03 pm
    The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge have spent the last two weeks touring Australia and New Zealand, but their tour is due to come to an end on Friday.
  • VIDEO: Teacher 'abused boys in UK'

    24 Apr 2014 | 3:18 pm
    One of London's most prestigious private schools is cooperating with the FBI to identify dozens of children thought to have been abused by a teacher.
  • VIDEO: Labour looks to sever Co-op links

    24 Apr 2014 | 10:48 am
    The Labour Party is looking to sever its links with the troubled Co-op Bank, bringing to an end one of the oldest political partnerships in the UK.
  • VIDEO: Tattoo woman 'treated like criminal'

    24 Apr 2014 | 8:25 am
    A British tourist arrested in Sri Lanka because she had a Buddha tattoo on her arm says she was treated "like a criminal" when she was held by the authorities.
  • VIDEO: Education warnings 'six years ago'

    24 Apr 2014 | 6:03 am
    Concerns raised earlier this month about a lack of long-term vision for education in Wales were highlighted over six years ago according to a confidential document.
 
 
 
 
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    BBC Sport - Football

  • VIDEO: Adams expects Giggs 'reaction'

    24 Apr 2014 | 3:42 pm
    Norwich manager Neil Adams expects a "reaction" from the Old Trafford crowd as Ryan Giggs takes charge of Manchester United on Sunday.
  • Sevilla 2-0 Valencia CF

    24 Apr 2014 | 3:20 pm
    Sevilla take control of their Europa League semi-final against Valencia through goals from Stephane Mbia and Carlos Bacca.
  • Benfica 2-1 Juventus

    24 Apr 2014 | 2:36 pm
    Lima's late strike gives Benfica a narrow advantage over Juventus in a high-quality Europa League semi-final first leg.
  • Rangers great Jardine dies aged 65

    24 Apr 2014 | 2:13 pm
    Former Rangers, Hearts and Scotland defender Sandy Jardine dies aged 65 following a battle with cancer.
  • Lawro's predictions v Zac Efron

    24 Apr 2014 | 1:46 pm
    BBC Sport's football expert Mark Lawrenson takes on actor Zac Efron in this week's predictions
 
 
 
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