BBC World News

The latest stories from the Home section of the BBC News web site.
  1. NHS 'needs extra cash and overhaul'

    The NHS in England needs extra money and drastic changes to the way services are organised if patient care is not to suffer, health bosses say.
  2. Canada 'not intimidated' by attacks

    Canada's leader says his country "will never be intimidated", after a gunman rampages through parliament before being shot dead.
  3. Police killer Roberts to be freed

    Police killer Harry Roberts is to be released after more than 45 years - a Parole Board decision described as "scandalous".
  4. Tesco boss to quit over profits error

    Tesco chairman Sir Richard Broadbent will leave the firm after the company announced a bigger-than-forecast hole in its profits.
  5. Lloyds expected to cut 9,000 jobs

    Lloyds Banking Group is planning to cut around 9,000 jobs - around a tenth of its entire workforce - over the next three years, the BBC understands.