BBC World News

The latest stories from the Home section of the BBC News web site.
  1. Russia in new Ukraine attack threat

    Russia will respond to any attack on its interests in Ukraine, Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov says, drawing a parallel with the 2008 Georgia war.
  2. Three children found dead in London

    A woman believed to be the mother of three children who were found dead at a south-west London home is arrested on suspicion of murder.
  3. Duchess of Cornwall's brother dies

    The Duchess of Cornwall's brother, Mark Shand, dies in a New York hospital after sustaining a serious head injury in a fall.
  4. Hamas and Fatah declare end to rift

    Rival Palestinian factions Fatah and Hamas announce a reconciliation deal, saying they will seek to form a unity government in the coming weeks.
  5. Lib Dems 'won't back minority rule'

    Senior Lib Dem Danny Alexander rules out suggestions his party could support a minority Labour or Tory government after the next election.