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How ant armies move massive meals

BBC News Feed - 1 hour 36 min ago
In a new study, physicists reveal how ants co-operate to carry huge chunks of food back to their nests.

Police overtime costs rise by £4.9m

BBC News Feed - 1 hour 39 min ago
Overtime payments to police officers and staff rise by £4.9m in one year, with the Nato summit accounting for a big part of the increase.

Calais crisis 'concerning' - Cameron

BBC News Feed - 1 hour 45 min ago
The UK government will do everything it can to combat the migrant crisis in Calais, Prime Minister David Cameron says.

School closed over abuse claims

BBC News Feed - 1 hour 48 min ago
A residential school for boys with behavioural problems is temporarily closed as police investigate claims of physical abuse.

£110m Factory arts venue discussed

BBC News Feed - 1 hour 48 min ago
Plans for a new publicly-funded £110m theatre and arts venue at the former site of Granada TV studios in Manchester are discussed by the city's council.

Pakistan Sunni militant chief killed

BBC News Feed - 1 hour 52 min ago
Pakistani police say Malik Ishaq, the leader of banned Sunni militant group Lashkar-e-Jhangvi, has been shot dead in Punjab province.

Brazil businessman faces charges

BBC News Feed - 2 hours 36 min ago
The president of Brazil construction giant Odebrecht, Marcelo Odebrecht, is charged with corruption and money laundering.

Windows 10 launch is 'new era'

BBC News Feed - 2 hours 38 min ago
Wednesday's global launch of Windows 10 marks a “new era” for personal computing, Microsoft’s chief executive tells the BBC.

Police overtime up due to staff gaps

BBC News Feed - 2 hours 38 min ago
Some police forces are using overtime to cover gaps caused by staff shortages, BBC Radio 5 live has found.

VIDEO: Palmer 'regrets' killing Cecil

BBC News Feed - 2 hours 51 min ago
A US dentist who killed a lion in Zimbabwe says he regrets shooting the animal.

Erdogan in China amid Uighur tension

BBC News Feed - 3 hours 47 min ago
Turkey's President Recep Tayyip Erdogan is in China for a state visit, following recent tensions over the treatment of China's Uighur minority.

Whale song plan for Cold War station

BBC News Feed - 4 hours 52 min ago
A community buy-out could see a former Cold War surveillance station turned into a place where tourists can listen to the sound of whales singing.

Kurds decry Turkish 'safe zone' move

BBC News Feed - 4 hours 53 min ago
A "safe zone" Turkey and the US are creating in Syria is Ankara's attempt to stop Kurds from forming their own territory, a pro-Kurdish party leader says.

Gas firm made investment warning

BBC News Feed - 4 hours 55 min ago
The company behind plans to use coal seams beneath the Forth to produce gas is accused of "attempting to hold Scotland to ransom".

Gas firm made investment warning

BBC Politics News Feed - 4 hours 55 min ago
The company behind plans to use coal seams beneath the Forth to produce gas is accused of "attempting to hold Scotland to ransom".

VIDEO: The rise and fall of Saif al-Islam Gaddafi

BBC News Feed - 5 hours 24 min ago
BBC News charts the rise and fall of Colonel Gaddafi's favourite son.

Less lighting 'has no crime effect'

BBC News Feed - 6 hours 4 min ago
Reduced street lighting at night does not lead to more crime or car crashes, a report suggests.

Ten steps to improve your photography

BBC News Feed - 6 hours 25 min ago
Ten steps to improve your photography

VIDEO: Briton who died in the Tour de France

BBC News Feed - 6 hours 34 min ago
In 1967, British cycling star Tom Simpson died while competing in the Tour de France.

Labour leader guide: Jeremy Corbyn

BBC News Feed - 6 hours 42 min ago
A profile of Labour leadership contender Jeremy Corbyn.

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