The man accused of being a death-faking US fugitive

BBC Front Page News - Thu, 03/10/2022 - 05:40
The bizarre case of a man arrested in a Glasgow hospital accused by the US of being a fugitive.

Lorry drivers' 1,300-mile trip with Ukraine aid

BBC Front Page News - Thu, 03/10/2022 - 03:31
Two lorry drivers have made an epic 1,300-mile trip across Europe to deliver aid.

Ukraine: Private militias recruiting former soldiers

BBC Front Page News - Thu, 03/10/2022 - 03:06
Private militias are "scouring" social media to recruit former soldiers, veterans say.

South Korea: Conservative candidate Yoon Suk-yeol elected president

BBC Front Page News - Thu, 03/10/2022 - 00:29
Mr Yoon's win was one of the closest in history - with the final count separated by less than 1%.

The Russians using emojis to evade censors

BBC Front Page News - Wed, 03/09/2022 - 22:29
Amid a protest crackdown, young people are still risking freedom to oppose the conflict in Ukraine.

The Marvellous Neil Baldwin is back to make us feel better

Entertainment - Wed, 03/09/2022 - 22:20
Baldwin was played by Toby Jones in the Bafta-winning BBC film Marvellous, which is now on stage.

Kidney donor: I call my remaining one Home Alone Kevin

BBC Front Page News - Wed, 03/09/2022 - 22:18
Azeem Ahmad, who donated one of his kidneys to a stranger, says, years on, he still has no regrets.

Winter Paralympics: 'I chose to have my leg amputated after years of pain'

BBC Front Page News - Wed, 03/09/2022 - 22:16
Musician Shona chose to have her leg amputated after years of pain - now she's a Paralympian.

Drought robs Amazon communities of 'life-giving' river

BBC Front Page News - Wed, 03/09/2022 - 22:13
Low water levels mean riverside communities lose much of their income and their mode of transport.

Boda-Bodas - the enduring menace of Kenya's motorbike taxis

BBC Front Page News - Wed, 03/09/2022 - 22:13
A video of a woman driver being assaulted by motorbike taxi riders sparks renewed calls for action.

Israel's Bennett plays peacemaker in Ukraine-Russia war

BBC Front Page News - Wed, 03/09/2022 - 21:57
Prime Minister Naftali Bennett is an unlikely mediator between Kyiv and Moscow, Tom Bateman says.

'The next few weeks will not be easy' - has another PSG failure cost Pochettino?

BBC Front Page News - Wed, 03/09/2022 - 21:17
Mauricio Pochettino says the "next few weeks are not going to be easy" after his Paris St-Germain side let a two-goal aggregate lead slip in their Champions League exit to Real Madrid.

Dolly Parton partners with James Patterson for first novel

Entertainment - Wed, 03/09/2022 - 21:01
Dolly Parton has written her first novel with the help of best-selling author James Patterson.

Dolly Parton partners with James Patterson for first novel

BBC Front Page News - Wed, 03/09/2022 - 21:01
Dolly Parton has written her first novel with the help of best-selling author James Patterson.

Black Panther Ryan Coogler director mistaken for bank robber

BBC Front Page News - Wed, 03/09/2022 - 20:51
Ryan Coogler was arrested trying to withdraw money from his own bank account in Atlanta, Georgia.

The Capitol riot trial that tore a family apart

BBC Front Page News - Wed, 03/09/2022 - 20:35
Guy Reffitt was convicted of taking part in the 6 January riots, in part due to testimony from his own son.

Ukraine war: Children of the Soviet era running from Russia

BBC Front Page News - Wed, 03/09/2022 - 19:47
A veteran of the Soviet-Afghan war is among many older Ukrainians now seeking refuge abroad.

Toddler tossed to safety from burning building

BBC Front Page News - Wed, 03/09/2022 - 19:44
A brave father threw his son, 3, from the window of a burning building down to first responders.

Ros Atkins on... food price rises and the Ukraine war

BBC Front Page News - Wed, 03/09/2022 - 19:14
Ros Atkins looks at why global food price rises appear inevitable as a consequence of Russia invading Ukraine.

US Border Patrol finds dozens of snakes and reptiles in man's outfit

BBC Front Page News - Wed, 03/09/2022 - 19:00
The snakes and horned lizards were "concealed in the man's jacket, pants pockets and groin area".