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Cheerleading mourns death of 'founder'

BBC News Feed - Sat, 07/04/2015 - 08:26
Tributes are paid to the founder of modern cheerleading, Lawrence "Herkie" Herkimer, who has died at the age of 89.

Funeral of Tunisia attack victim

BBC News Feed - Sat, 07/04/2015 - 08:22
The funeral of one of the Irish victims of the gun attack in Tunisia which killed 38 people is due to take place in County Meath later.

Charges over sunk Philippines ferry

BBC News Feed - Sat, 07/04/2015 - 07:58
Philippines police file murder charges against the owner and crew of a ferry that capsized off the coast of Leyte, killing at least 56 people.

VIDEO: Brazil's 'simple' Olympic torch

BBC News Feed - Sat, 07/04/2015 - 07:58
Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff has unveiled the torch to be used at the 2016 Olympics in Rio de Janeiro.

VIDEO: Judge recognises school friend in dock

BBC News Feed - Sat, 07/04/2015 - 07:42
A Judge and a man suspected of burglary were 'reunited' briefly during a court hearing in Miami, in the US.

Storms warning for parts of Wales

BBC News Feed - Sat, 07/04/2015 - 07:20
Heavy rain and thunderstorms could hit parts of Wales on Saturday, the Met Office warns.

Water safety urged as teen critical

BBC News Feed - Sat, 07/04/2015 - 07:15
A teenager remains in a critical condition in hospital after being pulled from the water in Cardiff Bay on Friday.

Iran's nuclear deal: The toughest of all challenges

BBC News Feed - Sat, 07/04/2015 - 06:48
James Robbins considers the global and historical significance of Iran reaching a nuclear deal as foreign ministers of the six world powers meet in Vienna.

Tax 'boost' and Heather's 'heartbreak'

BBC News Feed - Sat, 07/04/2015 - 05:20
Several papers preview inheritance tax changes expected in next week's Budget, while others commiserate with Heather Watson over her narrow defeat to Serena Williams at Wimbledon.

Councils want new litter fine powers

BBC News Feed - Sat, 07/04/2015 - 04:54
Councils in England and Wales call for new powers to tackle the "huge and spiralling" problem of people throwing litter from vehicles.

Mass rallies over Greek bailout vote

BBC News Feed - Sat, 07/04/2015 - 04:48
Tens of thousands of people attend rival rallies in Greece ahead of Sunday's crucial referendum on an international financial bailout.

VIDEO: Triumph for solar-powered flight

BBC News Feed - Sat, 07/04/2015 - 04:16
Solar Impulse aircraft lands in Hawaii without refuelling after record-breaking flight around the world.

VIDEO: King of Tonga formally crowned

BBC News Feed - Sat, 07/04/2015 - 04:08
Tupou VI has been formally crowned king of Tonga in the capital, Nuku'alofa.

Tonga King Tupou VI formally crowned

BBC News Feed - Sat, 07/04/2015 - 03:58
The king of the Pacific island nation of Tonga, Tupou VI, is formally crowned, more than three years after ascending to the throne.

Ukraine far-right in war march

BBC News Feed - Sat, 07/04/2015 - 03:38
A 1,000-strong rally called by Ukraine's ultra-nationalists is held in the capital, Kiev, demanding a formal declaration of war on rebels in the east.

Shot PC's family 'wait for justice'

BBC News Feed - Sat, 07/04/2015 - 02:42
The family of the police officer shot by gunman Raoul Moat are still waiting for justice five years later, his grieving twin brother says.

Mosque blast 'kills Syria militants'

BBC News Feed - Sat, 07/04/2015 - 01:48
At least 25 members of Syria's al-Qaeda affiliate, al-Nusra Front, die in a blast at a mosque in Idlib province, activists say.

Call for improved urinary catheters

BBC News Feed - Sat, 07/04/2015 - 01:43
A leading researcher says industry must "wake up and invest more" in urinary catheters

IS claims rocket attack on Israel

BBC News Feed - Sat, 07/04/2015 - 01:22
Sinai Province, a group affiliated with Islamic State, says it fired three rockets into Israel from Egypt's Sinai peninsula.

VIDEO: Judge recognises school friend in dock

BBC News Feed - Sat, 07/04/2015 - 01:21
A Judge and a man suspected of burglary were 'reunited' briefly during a court hearing in Miami, in the US.
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