BBC News

BBC News

By BBC Worldwide

  • Category: News
  • Release Date: 2010-04-01
  • Current Version: 5.2.0
  • Adult Rating: 12+
  • File Size: 57.08 MB
  • Developer: BBC Worldwide
  • Compatibility: Requires iOS 9.0 or later.
Score: 4
From 34,744 Ratings


The BBC News brings you the latest, breaking news from our trusted global network of journalists. Includes: Personalise your news offering with My News Add topics wherever you see the + icon for a quick route straight to the stories you care about. Stories from topics you add will appear in your personalised My News feed. Here you can order stories by topic or time, and use the Manage Topics screen to stay on top of the news of the day. You can also switch the My News by Topic screen to a more traditional carousel view from the Settings screen. Find content fast The app can suggest topics based on stories you’ve recently viewed and what’s in the news now. And you can quickly find topics that interest you using the Topic Search. Choose from the familiar list of BBC News indexes such as Business, Technology, Entertainment and Health, or search for your own subjects of interest, whether they’re people, places, things or themes. More of the news you care about We now offer a fuller selection of stories from the newsroom, including: - Most Read and Most Watched. Keep on top of popular stories across the BBC, regularly updated throughout the day - Live BBC World Service Radio. Expertise and insight from our journalists available 24-hours a day and ready to listen to in the background as you browse - Read the best journalism from BBC correspondents - Access to our full range of video and audio - Photo galleries and full-screen images Apple Watch Support: Story summaries, glanceable headlines and breaking news alerts delivered straight to your wrist Other features: - Push notifications for important news stories - Video over cellular and wifi - Improved offline experience. Download the latest stories when you have a signal and then read them at your leisure - Viewing modes. On iPhone see more stories per index by choosing ‘Compact layout’ from the Settings screen - Settings to allow the app to automatically update in the background - Share stories to your social networks, or email/SMS to a friend - Support for dynamic text. The app will respect the font size in your device settings so you can increase or decrease the story text size as suits your preference - Related stories, related topics. Go deeper into a storyline with suggestions for further reading and viewing and a range of topics related to each story If you choose to receive push notifications, a unique identifier relating to your device will be stored by Urban Airship on behalf of the BBC to provide you with the service. You can choose to unsubscribe from push notifications from BBC News in your device’s ‘Notifications’ screen. No other personal data relating to you (such as a username or email address) is processed. The BBC will keep your information secure and not share it with anyone else in accordance with the BBC’s Privacy and Cookies Policy. To read BBC’s Privacy Policy go to If you install this app you accept the BBC Terms of Use at



  • Fake news

    By M Shack
    I thought CNN was the king of fake news. But since watching the BBC I’ve discovered they wipe the floor with CNN. Every story they run seems to has a leftist slant. With the exception of ‘hard talk’, every guest they bring on is a leftist puppet. I have never them say one positive thing about Trump. They relentlessly push the Nazi, racist, sexist, homophobic, Islamophobic narrative. You have to be blind to miss the fact that this is nothing more than a giant propaganda machine, pushing a globalist, left-wing agenda. They are the serpent in the garden or eden. Smiling assassins.
  • €£%# Ads

    By Industrial Emgineer
    The BBC is funded by a mandatory £150 fee in the UK. So why does this app have ads?
  • Page won’t stay put!!

    By frankacano
    Reading an article and the page keeps jumping to the top in the middle of my reading..... very frustrating.

    By Bud ugly
    Not a serious news source. Extremely far left.
  • App don’t update

    By Verbaljudo39
    My app have not updated since Jun 10th

    By Pixeechant
    Seriously? You want people to read your articles and whom ever you have writing them can’t spell so many words!!! It’s ridiculous!!! this is seriously getting to be absolutely annoying. Fire the stupid person you have working for you and hire a smarter person. Or at least have a proofreader. You all look like fools.
  • Best News Service

    By Marian714
    Great news service. Puts American News Networks to shame. Gives the facts without bias; I wish other networks would learn from BBC. Outstanding!
  • best news bar none

    By word_boxer
    ive enjoyed BBC for years, tries to minimize bias and almost always on point, my go to for national (im Texan) and international news.
  • I can not download news for one week,is there any problem?

    By Molly5823
    unloaded app and installed again,but it doesn't work
  • Excellent, level-headed and well-balanced reporting

    By pjp bosox
    With all the "fake news" sources these days, it's imperative to have a trustworthy news source. The BBC is one of a handful of news sources you can count on to report the facts day in and day out.