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Midnight tax return deadline looms

BBC News Feed - Sat, 01/31/2015 - 00:18
Hundreds of thousands of people are expected to log on today to file a self-assessment tax return and avoid a £100 fine.

The huddled masses besieging Fortress Calais

BBC News Feed - Sat, 01/31/2015 - 00:14
Why people who once had good jobs are living in despair

RE lessons 'never been needed more'

BBC News Feed - Sat, 01/31/2015 - 00:12
Developing "religious literacy" in schools will make young people less vulnerable to radicalisation, a leading teacher is to say.

Ebola-hit Liberia delays schooling

BBC News Feed - Sat, 01/31/2015 - 00:02
Liberia's delays the planned re-opening of the country's schools, saying they are not not yet fully prepared to prevent the spread of Ebola.

Russian drug cheat keeps world title

BBC News Feed - Fri, 01/30/2015 - 23:50
Russian drug cheat Tatyana Chernova has her results annulled from 2009-2011 but keeps world title she won from Jessica Ennis.

IS 'chemical weapons expert killed'

BBC News Feed - Fri, 01/30/2015 - 23:50
A chemical weapons expert working with Islamic State in Iraq has been killed in a coalition air strike, the US military says.

Alonso locked into McLaren - Dennis

BBC News Feed - Fri, 01/30/2015 - 23:03
McLaren's Ron Dennis insists Fernando Alonso will not join Mercedes for 2016 as a replacement for Britain's Lewis Hamilton.

VIDEO: Fifty shades of manipulation?

BBC News Feed - Fri, 01/30/2015 - 22:48
Will Gompertz discusses appropriation - and Fifty Shades of Grey - in his latest blog

'Lampard deserves good reception'

BBC News Feed - Fri, 01/30/2015 - 22:40
With Frank Lampard poised to return to Chelsea with Manchester City, QPR boss Harry Redknapp insists he deserves a warm welcome.

Saudis shelve blogger flogging again

BBC News Feed - Fri, 01/30/2015 - 22:39
Saudi Arabia postpones for a second time a further round of flogging against blogger Raif Badawi, whose case caused a global outcry.

VIDEO: What not to say in an obituary

BBC News Feed - Fri, 01/30/2015 - 22:33
Australian writer's mean obituary sparks online fightback

VIDEO: Awaiting return to war-torn Kobane

BBC News Feed - Fri, 01/30/2015 - 22:11
Days after Kurdish forces drove Islamic State militants from Kobane in northern Syria, people who fled the town are now waiting to return.

Churchill's funeral anniversary marked

BBC News Feed - Fri, 01/30/2015 - 22:10
Events are held to mark the 50th anniversary of Sir Winston Churchill's funeral, with the boat that carried his coffin repeating its Thames journey.

Islamic State eyes al-Qaeda lands

BBC News Feed - Fri, 01/30/2015 - 22:09
The Islamic State group is forging links with militants across North Africa and the Arabian Peninsula, challenging its al-Qaeda rivals.

Wolfsburg 4-1 Bayern Munich

BBC News Feed - Fri, 01/30/2015 - 22:07
Bayern Munich suffer a first meaningful Bundesliga defeat in over two years as they lose to second-placed Wolfsburg.

VIDEO: US record producer hands himself in

BBC News Feed - Fri, 01/30/2015 - 22:02
Suge Knight, the man behind the Death Row Records label, has been arrested on suspicion of hitting and killing a man with his truck.

Bournemouth 2-0 Watford

BBC News Feed - Fri, 01/30/2015 - 21:57
Championship leaders Bournemouth beat Watford 2-0 with the visitors playing all but the first 28 seconds with 10 men.

VIDEO: Patients 'at risk if training cut'

BBC Health - Fri, 01/30/2015 - 21:54
The British Medical Association (BMA) has criticised plans drawn up by an independent review to shorten the length of medical training for doctors across the UK.

MP Murphy to stand down at election

BBC News Feed - Fri, 01/30/2015 - 21:53
Paul Murphy is to stand down as Labour MP for Torfaen after 28 years in parliament.

Canadian PM seeks wider terror laws

BBC News Feed - Fri, 01/30/2015 - 21:52
Encouraging terror attacks against Canada will become a crime under legislation proposed by Canadian Prime Minister Stephen Harper.
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