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London set for latest Tube strike

BBC News Feed - 26 min 53 sec ago
A 24-hour Tube strike is due to start at 18:30 BST following the failure to resolve a dispute between unions and London Underground.

'Missed chance' over driver's health

BBC News Feed - 27 min 44 sec ago
A doctor admits he failed to get an accurate account of what happened to the Glasgow bin lorry crash driver when he previously blacked out behind the wheel of a bus.

Preacher faces UK terrorism charges

BBC News Feed - 28 min 12 sec ago
Radical UK preacher Anjem Choudary is one of two men charged with inviting support for Islamic State militants, Scotland Yard says.

Flash flood derails India trains

BBC News Feed - 33 min 24 sec ago
At least 24 people are killed as a flash flood derails two trains on a bridge in the Indian state of Madhya Pradesh, officials say.

How to cope with the Tube strike

BBC News Feed - 43 min 29 sec ago
How to cope as London's metro network shuts down

Mexico seeks Espinosa murder suspects

BBC News Feed - 44 min 8 sec ago
Mexican investigators release video surveillance footage of three suspects leaving the flat in which a photojournalist and four women were found murdered.

Cecil the lion killer a 'good man'

BBC News Feed - 50 min 22 sec ago
The US dentist who killed a lion in Zimbabwe did nothing wrong and was a "good man", the hunter who led the expedition is quoted as saying.

War declared on athletics - Coe

BBC News Feed - 50 min 34 sec ago
Allegations of widespread doping in athletics are "a declaration of war" on the sport, says IAAF vice-president Lord Coe.

Could jet fly to New York in an hour?

BBC News Feed - 52 min 35 sec ago
Airbus has had a patent approved for a super-powered jet but how realistic is it?

Dinklage voice replaced in video game

BBC News Feed - 55 min 22 sec ago
Game of Thrones star Peter Dinklage is replaced as the voice of a computer in an video game after widespread criticism of his performance.

Cancer survival 'lagging in England'

BBC News Feed - 58 min 5 sec ago
England's track record for cancer survival remains poorer than other countries with similar health systems, a study suggests.

Battle against IS 'soon' - Turkey

BBC News Feed - 58 min 18 sec ago
Turkey announces plans to escalate attacks on Islamic State (IS) fighters in Syria, in an operation co-ordinated with the US.

PM 'mesmerised' by Kids Company boss

BBC News Feed - 1 hour 31 min ago
David Cameron was "mesmerised" by the Kids Company boss Camila Batmanghelidjh and overruled concerns raised, a source involved in funding talks says.

Tribute to 'bubbly' crash victim

BBC News Feed - 1 hour 32 min ago
Tributes have been paid to a "happy-go-lucky girl" who was killed in a crash in Rhondda Cynon Taff.

Firm asked to repay £700,000 grant

BBC News Feed - 1 hour 40 min ago
A financial services company which left Wales a year after setting up is asked to repay £700,000 of public funds, as the Welsh government faces questions over its grants strategy.

Traditional subjects making comeback

BBC News Feed - 1 hour 41 min ago
The number of students taking traditional subjects like English, maths and science in GCSE and A-level exams is on the rise in England.

Peace centre row grounds air show

BBC News Feed - 1 hour 53 min ago
An aviation society cancels its open day at the former Maze prison site for the second year in a row because of an ongoing political row.

Woman charged over care home assaults

BBC News Feed - 2 hours 3 min ago
A 60-year-old woman is arrested and charged in connection with two alleged assaults at a care home for the elderly in Edinburgh.

Police 'ignore' odd-number burglaries

BBC News Feed - 2 hours 3 min ago
Attempted break-ins at odd-numbered houses were not fully investigated by Leicestershire Police as part of an experiment to save money.

Dame Julie to direct My Fair Lady

BBC News Feed - 2 hours 4 min ago
Dame Julie Andrews - the original star of My Fair Lady - is set to direct a 60th anniversary production at the Sydney Opera House next year.
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