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Uber banned across Germany by court

BBC News Feed - Tue, 09/02/2014 - 10:57
A court says the UberPop service must stop transporting passengers in Germany, but the American company refuses to suspend work.

VIDEO: David Mitchell on The Bone Clocks

BBC News Feed - Tue, 09/02/2014 - 10:51
Cloud Atlas author David Mitchell discusses his new novel The Bone Clocks on BBC Breakfast.

UK activist's Thailand trial begins

BBC News Feed - Tue, 09/02/2014 - 10:48
A UK activist who campaigns for better labour conditions goes on trial in Thailand charged with criminal defamation.

Watford appoint Garcia as new boss

BBC News Feed - Tue, 09/02/2014 - 10:47
Watford name former Brighton boss Oscar Garcia as their new head coach following the resignation of Beppe Sannino.

A cloud of uncertainty

BBC News Feed - Tue, 09/02/2014 - 10:40
How were leaked celebrity photos obtained?

UK construction growth surges

BBC News Feed - Tue, 09/02/2014 - 10:36
The construction sector expanded at its fastest pace for seven months in August, despite supply shortages holding back growth, a survey suggests.

Clacton by-election set for October

BBC News Feed - Tue, 09/02/2014 - 10:26
The Clacton by-election, triggered by Douglas Carswell's defection to UKIP, is to be held on 9 October, the Conservative Party says.

VIDEO: Volcano continues fiery lava eruption

BBC News Feed - Tue, 09/02/2014 - 10:25
A dramatic lava eruption that began early on Sunday near Iceland's Bardarbunga volcano has continued into Monday.

VIDEO: Owners reunited with cliff rescue dog

BBC News Feed - Tue, 09/02/2014 - 10:25
The owners of Sprig the springer spaniel, who went missing more than a week ago and was found on a cliff ledge, have now been reunited with him.

Ecuador volcano increases activity

BBC News Feed - Tue, 09/02/2014 - 10:23
A massive ash cloud is rising from the Tungurahua volcano in Ecuador as it shows increased activity with a series of explosions on Monday.

Does limiting the power of appliances save energy?

BBC News Feed - Tue, 09/02/2014 - 10:20
The EU is considering limiting the power of hairdryers but will this really cut energy consumption?

Thieving monkey hands out money

BBC News Feed - Tue, 09/02/2014 - 10:20
A monkey in the northern Indian state of Himachal Pradesh steals money from a home and rains down banknotes on people, reports say.

VIDEO: Bill Turnbull's Scottish reporting roots

BBC News Feed - Tue, 09/02/2014 - 09:42
It is just two weeks until Scotland's referendum on independence, but it is not the first time a vote has been held on the nation's constitutional future.

Coahuila approves same-sex marriage

BBC News Feed - Tue, 09/02/2014 - 09:42
Congress in the northern Mexican state of Coahuila legalises same-sex marriage and adoption by gay couples, despite opposition by conservatives.

Glasgow bus gate fines top £800,000

BBC News Feed - Tue, 09/02/2014 - 09:34
A controversial new restriction on cars in Glasgow earns the city council at least £800,000 in just two months.

Survivor singer Jamison dies aged 63

BBC News Feed - Tue, 09/02/2014 - 09:31
Jimi Jamison, the lead singer for US rock band Survivor, who sang and co-wrote the theme tune for hit TV series Baywatch, dies aged 63.

Have some football clubs overpaid for players?

BBC News Feed - Tue, 09/02/2014 - 09:31
Have some football clubs overpaid for their new players?

Bronson time-added for prison attack

BBC News Feed - Tue, 09/02/2014 - 09:29
Charles Bronson has a further two year jail term added to his life sentence for holding a prison governor in a headlock and punching him several times.

VIDEO: Bike accident patient returns home

BBC News Feed - Tue, 09/02/2014 - 09:13
A teenager seriously injured when he was knocked off his bike a year ago has recovered enough to go home.

FBI probes 'Cloud' celebrity leaks

BBC News Feed - Tue, 09/02/2014 - 09:09
The FBI looks into allegations that the online accounts of celebrities have been hacked, leading to intimate pictures being posted online.
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