Western leaders unite a month into Russian war

BBC Front Page News - Thu, 03/24/2022 - 01:31
President Joe Biden joins leaders of Nato, the EU and G7 in response to the invasion of Ukraine.

Ashleigh Barty: Retiring tennis champion says 'wait and see' on her plans

BBC Front Page News - Thu, 03/24/2022 - 01:02
World number one Ashleigh Barty hints of plans but says "wait and see", after her shock retirement.

Prince William shares 'profound sorrow' over slavery in Jamaica speech

BBC Front Page News - Thu, 03/24/2022 - 01:01
The Duke of Cambridge condemns the slave trade, saying it "forever stains" the UK's history.

China plane crash: Human remains found amid wreckage

BBC Front Page News - Thu, 03/24/2022 - 00:54
The China Eastern plane was carrying 132 people, and there has been no sign of survivors so far.

Shakespeare North Playhouse: £30m replica theatre reveals opening plans

Entertainment - Wed, 03/23/2022 - 22:38
The £30m Shakespeare North Playhouse, in Prescot, Merseyside, reveals its opening plans.

Goldman Sachs boss David Solomon set to DJ Lollapalooza

BBC Front Page News - Wed, 03/23/2022 - 22:26
US investment banker David Solomon will play Lollapalooza in Chicago alongside acts like Metallica.

Orchards vanishing from the landscape, says National Trust

Science/Nature - Wed, 03/23/2022 - 21:50
Orchards are in big decline, with an area the size of the Isle of Wight lost since 1900, research finds.

Zelensky: How Ukraine's president uses addresses to set his agenda

BBC Front Page News - Wed, 03/23/2022 - 21:18
In 10 parliaments over two weeks Ukraine's leader has used shame and national trauma to set a global agenda.

The Ukrainian refugee who loves to laugh at school in Poland

BBC Front Page News - Wed, 03/23/2022 - 21:09
Ten-year-old Yana started school in Poland three weeks ago, after fleeing the war in Ukraine.

Oscars 2022: Writing with Fire puts spotlight on India's underdogs

BBC Front Page News - Wed, 03/23/2022 - 21:07
Writing with Fire - the extraordinary story of a rural women-led news outlet - is vying for an Academy Award.

Zimbabwe by-elections: New party, same fears of dirty tricks

BBC Front Page News - Wed, 03/23/2022 - 21:06
A host of by-elections present a key test for the new opposition and the country's democratic credentials.

Ukraine war: Destruction of cities shown from above

BBC Front Page News - Wed, 03/23/2022 - 21:06
In the month since Russia's military invaded, it has laid waste to cities across Ukraine.

Oscars 2022: Which film might be named fan favourite?

Entertainment - Wed, 03/23/2022 - 21:04
Cinderella, Minamata and Sing 2 might not be nominated, but they could be named "fan favourite".

Oscars 2022: Which film might be named fan favourite?

BBC Front Page News - Wed, 03/23/2022 - 21:04
Cinderella, Minamata and Sing 2 might not be nominated, but they could be named "fan favourite".

Eidevall '100% sure' Arsenal will advance after first-leg draw

BBC Front Page News - Wed, 03/23/2022 - 20:31
Arsenal boss Jonas Eidevall says he is "100% sure" his team will progress into the semi-finals of the Women's Champions League.

Refugees: 'Rebuilding our life after home was bombed'

BBC Front Page News - Wed, 03/23/2022 - 19:49
The Muha family house was destroyed and they lived in a tent but now they've settled in rural Wales.

Ukraine war: BBC World Service granted emergency funding

BBC Front Page News - Wed, 03/23/2022 - 19:44
The government grants more than £4m to the World Service to help fight Russian disinformation.

A Kremlin adviser resigns and Ukrainian territory regained - Ukraine's latest war round-up

BBC Front Page News - Wed, 03/23/2022 - 18:30
Ukrainian forces are pushing back Russia's advances to Kyiv's west, as a Kremlin adviser resigns.

Chelsea: Club allowed to sell tickets after government alters licence

BBC Front Page News - Wed, 03/23/2022 - 18:27
Chelsea are allowed to sell tickets to some games again after the UK government altered the club's licence.

Madeleine Albright: First female US secretary of state dies

BBC Front Page News - Wed, 03/23/2022 - 18:04
Tributes are paid to the Czech immigrant who was the first woman to become the top US diplomat.