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Harvey Weinstein found guilty of rape in watershed case
Mon, 24 Feb 2020 22:10:15 GMT

The ex-movie mogul is handcuffed and led from court as a judge orders him to jail immediately.

Coronavirus: World must prepare for pandemic, says WHO
Mon, 24 Feb 2020 17:29:20 GMT

But the UN health body says the coronavirus outbreak does not yet meet the criteria for a pandemic.

Coronavirus: UK 'well prepared' to deal with cases, says government
Mon, 24 Feb 2020 19:12:42 GMT

The number of UK cases rose to 13 after cruise ship passengers returned to Britain on Saturday.

Car drives into carnival crowd in German town Volkmarsen
Mon, 24 Feb 2020 21:25:44 GMT

Police say 30 people were injured after a car was driven into a crowd in the town of Volkmarsen.

Kobe Bryant's widow sues helicopter firm over deaths
Mon, 24 Feb 2020 21:03:01 GMT

The basketball star died alongside his daughter when the helicopter they were in crashed in fog.

Yorkshire Tea 'shocked' by backlash over Rishi Sunak photo
Mon, 24 Feb 2020 21:13:21 GMT

The firm urges people to "try to be kind" after Tory minister's picture brews up a Twitter storm.

Anglesey crossbow murder: Man guilty of Gerald Corrigan murder
Mon, 24 Feb 2020 17:44:45 GMT

Terence Whall lay in wait for Gerald Corrigan and shot him as he tried to fix his satellite dish.

Manchester Arena bomber Salman Abedi captured on CCTV days before attack
Mon, 24 Feb 2020 18:47:46 GMT

Salman Abedi's brother Hashem denies murder, attempted murder and conspiring to cause explosions.

Ed Sheeran ticket touts jailed in 'landmark' Leeds case
Mon, 24 Feb 2020 20:20:48 GMT

A married couple bought and re-sold gig tickets worth millions of pounds using multiple identities.

Police helicopter filmed 29 immigrants in van
Mon, 24 Feb 2020 17:26:13 GMT

The Vietnamese passengers had earlier sailed across the channel from France to Cornwall.

Flood levels in Shrewsbury could be 'highest ever'
Mon, 24 Feb 2020 20:01:08 GMT

Fire crews and kayakers rescue residents in Shrewsbury, while part of Ironbridge is evacuated.

Katherine Johnson: Hidden Figures Nasa mathematician dies at 101
Mon, 24 Feb 2020 18:09:43 GMT

Ms Johnson, who helped launch the first American into orbit, was portrayed in the film Hidden Figures.

World planking record set by ex-marine, aged 62
Mon, 24 Feb 2020 18:25:12 GMT

George Hood managed to plank for 8 hours, 15 minutes and 15 seconds, and then did 75 push ups.

World's most expensive sheepdog sells for £18k
Mon, 24 Feb 2020 18:04:25 GMT

Megan the border collie will leave her home in Northumberland to herd cattle in Oklahoma.

Huawei Mate XS: Hands-on with the folding phone
Mon, 24 Feb 2020 13:31:47 GMT

BBC Click's Chris Fox tries out the folding Huawei Mate XS for the first time.

Snow: Showers bring disruption to England and Scotland
Mon, 24 Feb 2020 16:27:44 GMT

Travel disruption, school closures and sledging in north-east England and the Scottish Borders.

President Trump in India: Mispronunciations and cheers on day one
Mon, 24 Feb 2020 19:25:00 GMT

A crowded cricket stadium and tricky pronunciations marked the first day of the US president's trip.

Syria conflict: Inside the final rebel stronghold
Mon, 24 Feb 2020 07:57:56 GMT

Millions of people who have long opposed the Syrian regime are trapped at the border with Turkey.

Love Island winner Finn Tapp expected back by Oxford City
Mon, 24 Feb 2020 11:52:12 GMT

Oxford City said Finn Tapp left without telling them in January to take part in Love Island.

'No-one told me my husband's killer was in my home town'
Mon, 24 Feb 2020 13:49:06 GMT

Baroness Newlove said police did not tell her the man, who is in an open prison, was able to walk around Warrington unsupervised.

Peter Kay announces comeback with charity Dance for Life shows
Mon, 24 Feb 2020 12:07:48 GMT

The comic's Dance for Life show is back more than two years after all his work projects were cancelled.

YouTuber Kian Lawley 'became a better human’ after 2018 race controversy
Mon, 24 Feb 2020 06:40:00 GMT

The 24-year-old was fired from a film inspired by Black Lives Matter in 2018 after a video resurfaced of him using racial language.

Hilary Mantel: Cromwell trilogy finale hailed as 'masterpiece' by critics
Mon, 24 Feb 2020 11:02:00 GMT

The Mirror and the Light concludes the Thomas Cromwell saga that began with Wolf Hall in 2009.

Ilkeston NatWest Hole: TripAdvisor halts spoof reviews
Mon, 24 Feb 2020 09:36:26 GMT

A spate of spoof reviews saw the hole ranked as one of Ilkeston's top-rated attractions.

Public toilets: Should you be able to pee for free?
Mon, 24 Feb 2020 00:05:45 GMT

Toilet access in London can be a real issue for many people who live in and visit the city.

Kobe Bryant: How a basketball legend inspired young players
Mon, 24 Feb 2020 00:00:48 GMT

Three young basketballers from different corners of the world tell us how important Kobe Bryant was to them.

Earth Harp: The man behind the unique instruments 'epic' sound
Mon, 24 Feb 2020 00:05:10 GMT

The inventor of the world's longest string instrument explains its unique and majestic sound.

Niger: What's it like to be a childless woman?
Mon, 24 Feb 2020 00:03:55 GMT

Filmmaker Aicha Macky from Niger is on a journey to determine her role in society as a childless woman.

Coronavirus: Mass masked wedding in the Philippines
Sun, 23 Feb 2020 12:15:36 GMT

The annual event saw added coronavirus precautions as more than 200 couples tied the knot.

Hip-hop's iconic photos go on display
Sun, 23 Feb 2020 00:03:35 GMT

The International Center of Photography is showcasing photos of hip-hop's greatest stars.

Simone Biles on abuse, race and life after gymnastics
Sun, 23 Feb 2020 00:13:34 GMT

Simone Biles takes time out of training in Texas to answer questions from young fans around the world.

Harvey Weinstein guilty: How the Hollywood giant faced his reckoning
Mon, 24 Feb 2020 18:17:58 GMT

The judge said this was not a referendum on #MeToo. But at times, the trial felt like one.

Anglesey crossbow murder: How car technology helped catch a killer
Mon, 24 Feb 2020 15:39:58 GMT

Details showing a car's movements were a key factor in finding the killer of Gerald Corrigan.

Coronavirus: What should I do if I travel to Italy? And other questions
Mon, 24 Feb 2020 13:44:23 GMT

What should I do about coronavirus if I'm in Italy, how does it compare to flu and more questions answered.

Coronavirus: Your rights as a traveller
Mon, 24 Feb 2020 16:03:51 GMT

The coronavirus has already become a nightmare for travellers and the tourism industry alike.

'I’m homeless but I find great places to live'
Mon, 24 Feb 2020 00:48:00 GMT

Stewart has been homeless for years He's slept on the street but also, he says, in some "great places".

Trump India visit: Seven claims about India fact-checked
Mon, 24 Feb 2020 16:13:12 GMT

President Donald Trump is on his first official visit to India.

Julian Assange: What is extradition and how does it work?
Mon, 24 Feb 2020 14:33:32 GMT

Julian Assange's extradition trial begins in London on Monday. How does the process work?

Inside the Middlesbrough clinic where heroin users get a 'last chance'
Mon, 24 Feb 2020 11:01:23 GMT

The BBC is given exclusive access to people who are using pharmaceutical heroin in a medical setting.

'We are trapped in the house that killed our son'
Mon, 24 Feb 2020 12:05:48 GMT

Zane Gbangbola was poisoned during flooding at his home. But has the full story of his death been told?

What Donald Trump gets out of his trip to India
Mon, 24 Feb 2020 00:15:00 GMT

The US president's first official trip to the world's largest democracy will be a photo-op and a half.

How Africa hopes to gain from the 'new scramble'
Mon, 24 Feb 2020 00:05:51 GMT

The continent's leaders have been globe-trotting to attend Africa-themed summits, but do they have a plan?

'Police let me down after I reported being raped'
Mon, 24 Feb 2020 08:57:46 GMT

Lucy Monaghan waives her right to anonymity after decision is taken not to prosecute alleged attacker.

Dementia: Does heading a football cause the disease?
Mon, 24 Feb 2020 11:45:23 GMT

Concerns are growing that heading a football may increase the risk of players developing dementia.

Alberto Salazar's spectacular fall from grace
Mon, 24 Feb 2020 00:01:16 GMT

From helping Mo Farah become Britain's most successful track athlete in history, to appealing a four-year ban from athletics, BBC Panorama investigates Alberto Salazar's fall from grace.

Dead within three hours of arrival at a Russian prison
Sun, 23 Feb 2020 00:05:53 GMT

Despite claims that Russian prisons are cleaning up their act, inmates and their families tell a different story.

We will 'fight to the death' to save the Amazon rainforest
Sun, 23 Feb 2020 00:07:02 GMT

Teenagers from the Amazon rainforest speak about their hopes for the future.

Dubs or subs? Parasite renews debate on how to watch foreign films
Sun, 23 Feb 2020 00:09:48 GMT

Subtitles are the film connoisseur's choice - but Netflix is sounding the dub-a-dub-dub for dubbing.

Mane scores winner as Liverpool come from behind to beat West Ham
Mon, 24 Feb 2020 22:17:43 GMT

League leaders Liverpool are forced to come from behind to beat relegation-battling West Ham in a nervy encounter at Anfield.

'England deserved to beat Ireland by 25-30 points'
Mon, 24 Feb 2020 16:31:07 GMT

England's victory over Ireland showed passion and defiance but also tactical street smarts, says former England scrum-half Matt Dawson.

We will make Joshua v Fury happen - Warren
Mon, 24 Feb 2020 20:23:18 GMT

Tyson Fury's promoter Frank Warren says if fans want to see a unification fight with Anthony Joshua "we will make it happen".

Vanessa Bryant pays tribute to 'soulmate' Kobe at memorial in LA
Mon, 24 Feb 2020 21:47:53 GMT

Vanessa Bryant gives a moving tribute to her late husband, basketball legend Kobe Bryant, and daughter Gianna at a memorial service in Los Angeles.

India to stage Birmingham 2022 Commonwealth Games events
Mon, 24 Feb 2020 13:23:11 GMT

India to host the archery and shooting events at the 2022 Commonwealth Games, six months before the main event in Birmingham.

England prop Vunipola likely to miss Wales match
Mon, 24 Feb 2020 22:03:41 GMT

England are set to still be without prop Mako Vunipola for their next Six Nations match against Wales on 7 March but back Anthony Watson could return.

Your guide to housing in the UK
Mon, 24 Feb 2020 10:40:05 GMT

Your guide to housing in the UK and what can be done to satisfy the need for affordable and decent homes.

Building surge hints at comeback of the council house
Mon, 24 Feb 2020 01:06:43 GMT

A recent surge in building by local authorities suggests the council house may be returning.

Rising number of middle-aged people still renting homes
Mon, 24 Feb 2020 00:09:19 GMT

Statistics show a big rise in the number of middle-aged people renting their homes, rather than owning them.

Housing shortage: Scale of UK's housing gap revealed
Sun, 23 Feb 2020 22:26:43 GMT

Renters speak of struggling to get on the property ladder, amid a shortage of over one million homes.

'I hated my homophobic stepdad, then he came out'
Fri, 21 Feb 2020 01:04:12 GMT

A mail order bride moved to the US with her gay son, but her conservative husband had a surprise in store.