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VIDEO: A TV world without personality?

BBC News - Tue, 07/22/2014 - 11:01
Kevin Spacey's series House of Cards is a prime example of how the broadcasting world is changing. But will a world of on demand TV be devoid of passion and personality. BBC Newsnight's David Grossman reports.

VIDEO: Recess reading tips for political geeks

BBC News - Tue, 07/22/2014 - 10:24
MP Keith Simpson draws up a list of recommended reading each summer to keep political types busy over the parliamentary recess.

VIDEO: Scientists survey jellyfish after boom

BBC News - Tue, 07/22/2014 - 08:52
More and more jellyfish are being spotted on the UK's coastline during the summer months, and now scientists have decided to try and find out why.

VIDEO: Could you beat Usain Bolt in a race?

BBC News - Tue, 07/22/2014 - 08:06
Engineers are making it possible for spectators to race against the world's fastest man.

VIDEO: Clegg vows action to stop FGM

BBC Health - Tue, 07/22/2014 - 07:13
New measures aimed at ending female genital mutilation within a generation will be announced at a global summit in London.

VIDEO: NHS tests patient monitoring patch

BBC Health - Tue, 07/22/2014 - 06:42
A patch the size of a plaster is to be tested by the NHS as a new way of continuously monitoring a patient's heart rate, breathing and temperature.

VIDEO: 'I was forced to marry a stranger'

BBC News - Tue, 07/22/2014 - 06:22
BBC News hears from a 17-year-old in Zambia who was forced into marriage against her will.

VIDEO: Birthday celebrations for Prince George

BBC News - Tue, 07/22/2014 - 06:01
Prince George celebrates his first birthday on Tuesday and to mark the occasion two new pictures have been released by Kensington Palace.

VIDEO: How safe is the 'internet of things'?

BBC News - Tue, 07/22/2014 - 04:59
Increasingly, technology companies are integrating the internet with other devices, such as household appliances or cars. But are there security risks?

VIDEO: Beauty queen becomes weightlifter

BBC News - Tue, 07/22/2014 - 03:53
Sarah Davies says "strong is the new sexy" and is aiming to change the way women view themselves.

VIDEO: Graffiti revitalises Miami neighbourhood

BBC News - Mon, 07/21/2014 - 23:01
Miami's Wynwood Arts District invited graffiti artists from around the world to paint the walls. Restaurants, design shops and co-working spaces soon followed.

VIDEO: Clashes go on amid Israeli funerals

BBC News - Mon, 07/21/2014 - 21:49
Israel's defence minister says that the offensive in Gaza will continue 'as long as necessary to stop the Hamas rocket attacks.

VIDEO: Tulisa's drugs trial collapses

BBC News - Mon, 07/21/2014 - 18:57
Singer and TV star Tulisa Contostavlos's trial over drugs allegations collapses as the judge accuses a prosecution witness of perjury.

VIDEO: 'Chaos and death' in Gaza hospital

BBC News - Mon, 07/21/2014 - 17:56
At least five people have been killed and 70 injured by an Israeli strike on a hospital in Gaza, Palestinians say.

VIDEO: Tesco boss Philip Clarke quits

BBC News - Mon, 07/21/2014 - 17:42
Tesco has announced it is replacing its chief executive, Philip Clarke, after its worst sales performance in years.

VIDEO: Gaza 'terror tunnels' - in 60 secs

BBC News - Mon, 07/21/2014 - 17:08
Israel sent ground troops into Gaza on Thursday, saying the ground operation is necessary to target Hamas' network of tunnels.

VIDEO: Drones homing in on wildlife poachers

BBC News - Mon, 07/21/2014 - 16:34
Civilian drones are being tested across Africa's game reserves in a hi-tech battle with poachers threatening the continent's wildlife tourism industry.

VIDEO: 'I couldn't get a taxi... so I created an app'

BBC News - Mon, 07/21/2014 - 16:30
Brazilian Tallis Gomes explains how a failed attempt to hail a cab drove him to create smartphone app Easy Taxi.

AUDIO: UK mum 'spent £20,000' to have girl

BBC Health - Mon, 07/21/2014 - 14:46
A British mother tells 5 live she spent £20,000 on gender selection treatment in the US.

VIDEO: Glasgow 2014: Guide to the games

BBC News - Mon, 07/21/2014 - 14:41
Ahead of the Commonwealth Games, Sophie Raworth takes a look at some of the venues and which athletes to look out for.
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