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Warning to wild mushroom pickers

BBC News Feed - 53 min 42 sec ago
Wild food foragers are being warned to be particularly careful when picking mushrooms because of a rise in cases of mushroom poisoning.

Big rise in number of NI new homes

BBC News Feed - 1 hour 10 min ago
New figures show a big increase in the number of new homes being built in Northern Ireland.

Police 'worked to stop Batty killer'

BBC News Feed - 1 hour 27 min ago
Police were "working hard" to arrest an "aggressive" and "smart" abusive father who later beat his young son to death, an inquiry hears.

VIDEO: Baby bear filmed in US store

BBC News Feed - 1 hour 32 min ago
A black bear cub found in the aisles of an Oregon drugstore will be raised with the goal of releasing him into the wild next year.

India's Modi to see Kashmir floods

BBC News Feed - 1 hour 38 min ago
Prime Minister Narendra Modi is due to arrive in Indian-administered Kashmir to see the extent of damage caused by last month's floods.

Canada 'not intimidated' by attacks

BBC News Feed - 2 hours 53 sec ago
Canada "will never be intimidated", PM Stephen Harper says after two deadly attacks - including one that ends in a shootout inside parliament.

VIDEO: Is Asian philanthropy on the rise?

BBC News Feed - 2 hours 1 min ago
As the ranks of Asia's wealthy have swelled, philanthropic giving has increased. Rico Hizon speaks to Christina Tung from UBS about the future of giving in Asia.

NHS 'revamp' and Canada attacks - the papers

BBC News Feed - 2 hours 12 min ago
Many of Thursday's papers analyse plans to overhaul the NHS in England, and the money it will cost, as well as reporting gun attacks in the Canadian capital.

Soldier killed in Canada shootings

BBC News Feed - 5 hours 27 min ago
A huge security operation is under way in Canada's capital Ottawa after a gunman killed a soldier at a war memorial and shots were fired in the parliament building.

Disabled students: Fran goes to university

BBC News Feed - 5 hours 30 min ago
Getting to university after spinal surgery

Do people know where their chicken comes from?

BBC News Feed - 5 hours 34 min ago
Do you care where your chicken comes from?

'Anti-extremism' school code shelved

BBC News Feed - 5 hours 42 min ago
The Department for Education has shelved plans for a code of practice for some religious schools which operate outside of mainstream education, the BBC learns.

Pre-Python TV episodes rediscovered

BBC News Feed - 5 hours 50 min ago
Two episodes of 1960s TV comedy At Last The 1948 Show, which starred John Cleese and Graham Chapman before they formed Monty Python, are found.

Tate boss Serota tops art power list

BBC News Feed - 5 hours 51 min ago
Tate director Sir Nicholas Serota is named the most powerful figure in the art world.

Graduates 'pay fees to universities'

BBC News Feed - 6 hours 2 min ago
Graduates should pay their university a proportion of their future earnings rather than taking out loans, a report by a free-market think tank suggests.

Chimps filmed in 'daring' food raids

BBC News Feed - 6 hours 4 min ago
Wild chimps carry out night-time crop raids, footage reveals, suggesting the animals are being pushed into risky foraging behaviour.

Mystery of giant arm dinosaur solved

BBC News Feed - 6 hours 7 min ago
Two dinosaur skeletons have been unearthed in Mongolia, solving a mystery that has baffled palaeontologists for 50 years.

US seniors face student loan debt

BBC News Feed - 6 hours 9 min ago
Some US seniors are still paying off student loans

Nirvana: 25 years since first UK gig

BBC News Feed - 6 hours 12 min ago
Fans recall Nirvana's first UK gig 25 years on

Police killer Roberts to be freed

BBC News Feed - 6 hours 14 min ago
Police killer Harry Roberts is to be released from prison after more than 45 years, after a decision by the Parole Board.
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