Subscribe to BBC feed BBC
BBC News - Home
Updated: 14 min 13 sec ago

Does Tupac still pack a punch?

Mon, 2016-09-12 22:04
Twenty years after his death, what do today's generation think of the American rapper's legacy?

Did jihadist Rashid Kassim lure French youths to plot attacks?

Mon, 2016-09-12 21:40
Rashid Kassim has been identified as a link to several recent jihadist plots in France. But who is he and how are the plots co-ordinated?

Bittersweet memories

Mon, 2016-09-12 21:37
Roald Dahl's run-in with her and a dead mouse as a boy inspired some of his most horrible characters, but who was the infamous Mrs Pratchett?

Brazil's ex-Speaker faces losing seat over Swiss bank accounts

Mon, 2016-09-12 21:18
Ex-Speaker of Brazil's Congress, Eduardo Cunha, faces being stripped of his seat amid accusations he lied about undeclared Swiss bank accounts.

Steve Rosenberg: Russia's election is a test of legitimacy

Mon, 2016-09-12 21:02
The Kremlin needs Russia's forthcoming Duma election to establish parliament as a legitimate institution, writes the BBC's Moscow Correspondent.

Spreading shortages

Mon, 2016-09-12 20:59
As an economic crisis continues to grip Venezuela, what can you find on the shelves of the supermarkets?

Looking at me?

Mon, 2016-09-12 20:53
Study in Botswana seems to show lions are put off killing livestock by simple ruse of placing false eyes around an animal's tail.

Clinton says she feels 'so much better'

Mon, 2016-09-12 20:49
Hillary Clinton tells CNN in a telephone interview that she is getting better a day after being taken ill, and planning to campaign again soon.

Tackling taboos

Mon, 2016-09-12 20:45
Pop group AlunaGeorge tackles big issues on their second album, I Remember. Singer Aluna Francis explains her inspirations.

Muffins and kittens

Mon, 2016-09-12 20:40
Cat cafes are proliferating in the UK despite opposition from the RSPCA and some other charities.

Notre Dame plot: Three more women under investigation

Mon, 2016-09-12 20:16
Three women suspected of terrorist conspiracy and ties to the so-called Islamic State group, appear in court as part of foiled Notre Dame plot.