BBC

Subscribe to BBC feed BBC
BBC News - Home
Updated: 7 min 9 sec ago

Nice attack 'cannot be blamed on mental disorder'

Sat, 2016-07-16 19:54
Psychiatrist Chamseddine Hamouda speaks exclusively to the BBC about treating Mohamed Bouhlel, the Nice attacker.

US election: What's the point of a party convention?

Sat, 2016-07-16 19:45
Every four years, US political parties hold conventions to make official whom they've selected to become their nominee for president. But what actually happens there?

The copwatchers

Sat, 2016-07-16 19:42
Two years on from the death of Eric Garner, ordinary people in New York are capturing the NYPD on camera.

Sharing secrets

Sat, 2016-07-16 19:41
The lessons on intelligence-sharing learned after 7/7 may be one reason that the UK has been more fortunate than France in avoiding terror attacks, says the BBC's Peter Taylor.

In limbo

Sat, 2016-07-16 19:38
Hundreds of migrants and refugees have been stuck on the Macedonian border with Serbia following the official closure of the Balkan route in March.

Milton Nkosi: Are South Africans 'too free'?

Sat, 2016-07-16 19:34
Is South Africa's constitution too liberal for its people, asks the BBC's Milton Nkosi.

Hendrix's hit-maker

Sat, 2016-07-16 19:32
His discovery of a young Jimi Hendrix in a New York coffee house would change the face of music. Twenty years on from Chas Chandler's death, those who knew him look back at his life.

War children

Sat, 2016-07-16 19:29
The story of how nearly 4,000 child evacuees arrived after the UK government yielded to public opinion.

Syria conflict: Air strikes 'kill at least 28' in Aleppo

Sat, 2016-07-16 19:25
Air strikes on the Syrian city of Aleppo kill at least 28 civilians, including children, according the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights.

Venezuela re-opens Colombian border to allow shoppers to cross

Sat, 2016-07-16 18:38
Venezuela opens its border with Colombia for the second time this month to allow people to cross over to shop for foods and medicines.

Turkish crowds rally to democracy calls after coup attempt

Sat, 2016-07-16 18:32
Large crowds gather in Turkish cities after calls by Turkish President Erdogan and ministers to turn out again to defend democracy after the failed military coup.

Can Erdogan heal divisions in Turkey?

Sat, 2016-07-16 18:25
Political leaders from around the world have condemned the attempt to oust the democratically elected government in Turkey.

Selin Girit: From calm, to coup, to who knows what in Turkey

Sat, 2016-07-16 17:05
In only a few hours, Turkey survived a violent coup attempt: but where does it go from here?

EgyptAir crash: On-board recording discusses fire

Sat, 2016-07-16 15:39
The word "fire" was heard on the cockpit voice recorder of an EgyptAir flight that crashed in the Mediterranean Sea in May, investigators say.

The Open 2016: Henrik Stenson leads Phil Mickelson at Royal Troon

Sat, 2016-07-16 15:13
Henrik Stenson and Phil Mickelson are set for a final-round showdown at The Open as Rory McIlroy and Jordan Spieth fade away.

Attack on Nice: France calls on 'patriotic citizens' to join the reserves

Sat, 2016-07-16 15:06
French Interior Minister Bernard Cazeneuve calls on "all patriotic citizens" to become reservists to boost security in the wake of the Nice attack.

US election: Donald Trump unveils running mate Mike Pence

Sat, 2016-07-16 14:57
Donald Trump introduces Indiana Governor Mike Pence as his "solid" running mate, completing the Republican ticket for the presidential election.

Tour de France 2016: Stage-by-stage guide with Geraint Thomas

Sat, 2016-07-16 14:03
Stressful stages and dangerous descents - Chris Froome's team-mate Geraint Thomas takes us through the 21 stages of this year's Tour de France.

England v Pakistan: Hosts facing tough run chase at Lord's

Sat, 2016-07-16 13:56
England face a tough fourth-innings run chase as Pakistan take a 281-run lead on day three of the first Test at Lord's.

Turkey's coup attempt: What you need to know

Sat, 2016-07-16 13:52
A brief guide a complex situation in Turkey, which has seen an attempted coup against the government of President Recep Tayyip Erdogan.

Pages