MoD 'confidence' in Trident after test 'malfunction'
Sun, 22 Jan 2017 00:53:38 GMT
The MoD backs the UK's nuclear weapons system, after an unarmed missile went off course during a test.
Theresa May to meet Donald Trump on Friday - White House
Sat, 21 Jan 2017 22:59:18 GMT
Prime Minister Theresa May is to be the first foreign leader to meet new US President Donald Trump.
Donald Trump protests attract millions across US and world
Sat, 21 Jan 2017 22:48:30 GMT
They joined many other demonstrators who turned out for more than 600 rallies around the globe.
Women's March: UK protesters join anti-Donald Trump marches
Sat, 21 Jan 2017 19:23:20 GMT
Rallies take place as part of global protests on the first full day of Donald Trump's presidency.
Ex-President Yahya Jammeh leaves The Gambia after losing election
Sun, 22 Jan 2017 00:06:49 GMT
Yahya Jammeh quits after trying to cling to power, paving the way for his elected successor to return.
Rooney breaks Man Utd goal record
Sat, 21 Jan 2017 18:18:27 GMT
Wayne Rooney becomes Manchester United's all-time leading goalscorer with a sensational stoppage-time free-kick that rescues a point at Stoke.
British family spans six generations
Sat, 21 Jan 2017 11:27:10 GMT
A family from Yorkshire is thought to be the only one with six generations alive at the same time. Grandmother Sue Godward and her daughter Niki Mellor spoke to 5 Live.
Amsterdam diamond theft: Seven arrested
Sat, 21 Jan 2017 16:50:36 GMT
Jewellery worth €75m was stolen in 2005 in one of the world's biggest diamond robberies.
UKIP leader Paul Nuttall to stand in Stoke Central by-election
Sat, 21 Jan 2017 12:21:44 GMT
The UKIP leader will seek to become its second MP by standing in current Labour seat next month.
Chapecoense: Brazilian team play their first game since plane crash
Sat, 21 Jan 2017 21:01:35 GMT
Chapecoense play their first game since the majority of the team were killed in a plane crash on 29 November.
Marine Le Pen hails patriotism as the policy of the future
Sat, 21 Jan 2017 14:25:06 GMT
The French politician tells fellow far-right leaders 2017 will see a nationalist rebirth across Europe.
Isle of Man 'must update abortion law'
Sun, 22 Jan 2017 01:34:01 GMT
Women in the Isle of Man should have the same abortion rights as those in England, Scotland and Wales, a Manx politician says.
Australia shark attack: Man suffers 'eight-hour' ordeal
Sat, 21 Jan 2017 19:39:39 GMT
Bad weather hampers the rescue of a scuba diver attacked by a shark in a remote area off Queensland.
Anti-Trump protesters fill Trafalgar Square
Sat, 21 Jan 2017 14:32:27 GMT
Thousands of protesters in London fill Trafalgar Square as part of a Women's March on the first full day of Donald Trump's presidency.
Donald Trump protests: 'Why I've decided to march'
Sat, 21 Jan 2017 18:33:39 GMT
As women globally take to the streets as part of a day of protests, Hannah tells us why she decided to march.
Donald Trump says CIA will get 'so much' backing despite his earlier criticism
Sat, 21 Jan 2017 23:29:00 GMT
The new US President Donald Trump tells the CIA that it has his full support despite feuding with it.
Friends' 30-year-search for Celtic treasure trove pays off
Sat, 21 Jan 2017 10:36:56 GMT
Two metal detector enthusiasts found a huge hoard of Celtic treasure, reports Robert Hall.
770 babies baptised in Georgian ceremony
Sun, 22 Jan 2017 00:19:40 GMT
The BBC's Rayhan Demytrie reports from a mass baptism ceremony in Tbilisi, Georgia.
T2 Trainspotting: What would you choose?
Sun, 22 Jan 2017 00:22:17 GMT
T2 Trainspotting comes out in cinemas on 27 January.
Italy avalanche: Four more rescued from Rigopiano hotel
Sat, 21 Jan 2017 16:19:54 GMT
Four more people were rescued overnight from a hotel in Italy destroyed by an avalanche three days ago.
Greenwich mum makes Jamaican Patois-speaking doll
Sat, 21 Jan 2017 13:03:13 GMT
A mother from London has created a Jamaican Patois-speaking doll for her daughter to reflect her heritage.
BBC News Channel
Wed, 16 Mar 2016 12:34:37 GMT
BBC coverage of latest developments as suspect in Berlin market attack is shot dead in Milan.
Andrew Walker: A UK-EU trade deal is another WTO issue
Sun, 22 Jan 2017 00:54:25 GMT
If the UK and the EU are going to have a trade agreement, it is best to get as many sectors covered as possible to reduce the chances of a WTO challenge.
Damien McGuinness: Berlin unimpressed by Brexit message
Sat, 21 Jan 2017 20:44:00 GMT
An appeal over a post-Brexit trade deal was met with sniggers in Berlin, Damien McGuinness writes.
Roger Harrabin: World v Trump on climate deal?
Sat, 21 Jan 2017 00:50:24 GMT
As the new president settles in, much of the world reaffirms its commitment to the Paris agreement.
What are stretch marks and can you prevent them?
Fri, 20 Jan 2017 16:35:04 GMT
We explore exactly what stretch marks are after model Chrissy Teigen shows hers off on Twitter.
Who will succeed Sinn Féin's Martin McGuinness?
Thu, 19 Jan 2017 23:17:06 GMT
As Martin McGuinness steps down, who will take over as Sinn Féin's leader in Northern Ireland?
All you need to know about secondary school league tables
Thu, 19 Jan 2017 09:08:50 GMT
As new-style secondary school league tables for England are published, we go through the changes.
Virus lottery: What could be next epidemic?
Wed, 18 Jan 2017 22:05:18 GMT
Scientists have shortlisted three little-known diseases that they think could become the next global health emergency.
Newspaper headlines: Papers await May-Trump meeting
Sat, 21 Jan 2017 23:17:46 GMT
The UK-US relationship is in focus as Theresa May prepares to meet Donald Trump in Washington this week.
Lords of the ruins
Thu, 19 Jan 2017 11:09:10 GMT
Photographs taken by BBC Middle East editor Jeremy Bowen as he takes a journey through eastern Aleppo's largely deserted streets.
Africa's top shots
Fri, 20 Jan 2017 13:29:58 GMT
A selection of the best photos from across Africa this week.
In pictures: Prize pigeons
Wed, 18 Jan 2017 12:25:32 GMT
Photographs from inside a Turkish pigeon auction in Sanliurfa.
Week in pictures: 7-13 January 2017
Mon, 16 Jan 2017 08:35:24 GMT
A selection of the best news photographs from around the world, taken over the past week.
Wayne Rooney: Record-breaking striker 'a true great' says Sir Bobby Charlton
Sat, 21 Jan 2017 18:27:32 GMT
Sir Bobby Charlton says Wayne Rooney is "a true great" after the striker broke his Manchester United all-time goalscoring record.
Manchester City 2-2 Tottenham Hotspur
Sat, 21 Jan 2017 20:03:58 GMT
Tottenham recover from two goals down to snatch a point from Manchester City, as Gabriel Jesus is denied a goal on his debut.
Australian Open: Johanna Konta praises support from her family and friends
Sat, 21 Jan 2017 13:41:11 GMT
Great Britain's Johanna Konta says her family and coaches were crucial to her progress after the Lawn Tennis Association cut her funding.
Sun, 22 Jan 2017 00:44:58 GMT
A team of experts is using DNA technology to identify victims of the Bosnian war of the 1990s.
Sun, 22 Jan 2017 00:17:10 GMT
The vet who left behind her home in England to care for Sri Lanka’s street dogs.
Sun, 22 Jan 2017 00:50:27 GMT
A group of young men hopes to put Iraqi Kurdistan on the fashion map - and effect social change.
'Be brave and naive'
Sun, 22 Jan 2017 01:25:30 GMT
CEO Secrets asks four founders what it's like to turn a small company into a huge one.
Week in pictures
Sun, 22 Jan 2017 01:26:05 GMT
A look at some of the events in the world of entertainment and arts over the past week, including the launch of Britain's Got Talent and Shakira meeting Gordon Brown.
Sat, 21 Jan 2017 18:54:40 GMT
Thousands of men, women and children took part in the Women's March in London.
Sat, 21 Jan 2017 11:02:31 GMT
When Islamic State seized control of his hometown and began killing his police colleagues, Iraqi officer Abu Alawi resorted to unconventional measures to stay alive.
Bulls and bullying
Sat, 21 Jan 2017 12:54:10 GMT
Animal rights activists caught in social media cross-fire regarding banned bull-taming tradition.
A message of hope at Washington march
Sat, 21 Jan 2017 23:06:10 GMT
More than half a million people demand to be heard a day after Donald Trump is elected.
Women's March: Anti-Trump marchers take to the streets
Sat, 21 Jan 2017 16:36:03 GMT
Rallies take place as part of global protests on the first full day of Donald Trump's presidency.
Eight ways Trump presidency makes history
Sat, 21 Jan 2017 10:29:03 GMT
From his bank balance to his lack of pets - here's how Donald Trump is making presidential history.
Barack Obama's last day as 44th president
Fri, 20 Jan 2017 23:15:20 GMT
From leaving a note for his successor on the Oval Office desk to giving a final speech.
Was there a Trump Twitter glitch?
Sat, 21 Jan 2017 11:40:29 GMT
Twitter says it's resolving "complications" with the @Potus switchover, as some users claim they're following Trump against their will.
Empathy and education in the age of Trump
Fri, 20 Jan 2017 21:54:30 GMT
A Davos cocktail party may not, at first, seem like the ideal place to teach people to understand those with whom they disagree, but that's what some academics are doing.
Compare 2009 and 2017
Fri, 20 Jan 2017 20:19:21 GMT
It's been eight years since a new president took the oath of office at the US Capitol. Here's some side by side comparisons of Barack Obama's inauguration in 2009 and Donald Trump's in 2017,
Theresa May congratulates Trump on taking office
Sat, 21 Jan 2017 05:27:33 GMT
Theresa May says she looks forward to meeting the new US president and expects "very frank" talks.
Obama crowd picture gaffe
Fri, 20 Jan 2017 20:10:14 GMT
Donald Trump's account is rapidly evolving after using an image of Barack Obama's 2013 inauguration
Violent protests on streets
Fri, 20 Jan 2017 16:03:53 GMT
Windows were smashed during protests in Washington DC as President-elect Donald Trump was due to be sworn in.