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Developer: BBC Worldwide
Price: 0 free
Current version: 4.7.1, last update: 2 months ago
First release : 01 Apr 2010
App size: 49.25 Mb
4.6 ( 4416 ratings )
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> 447.46k
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~ $ 183.05k
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19 Feb
20 + 980
The BBC News brings you the latest, breaking news from our trusted global network of journalists.

My News is a newly introduced feature allowing you to personalise your news offering.
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 breaking 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 ProcessOne on behalf of the BBC to provide you with the service.
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, available at
You can choose to unsubscribe from push notifications from your device’s Notifications screen: locate the BBC News app icon from the list and turn off ‘Allow Notifications’.
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1 BBC Sport 55
2 Breaking News Headlines: Live World, US, UK Alerts 47
3 The New York Times 36
4 Top Gear: Stunt School Revolution 33
5 Bleacher Report: Sports News 31
6 TopBuzz -Live Trivia Game Show 30
7 BBC History Magazine 30
8 BBC Mundo 30
9 Reuters TV: Video News 30
10 British Learning English with Audio Offline 30
11 News Break: Local & World Now 29
12 6分钟英语 - BBC Learning English 25
13 Top Gear: Race the Stig 24
14 Top Gear: Stunt School 24
15 The Wall Street Journal. 24
16 Top Gear Magazine 24
17 CNN: Breaking US & World News 24
18 Twitter 23
19 Learn English Through BBC News 23
20 Yahoo Sports: Scores & News 22
21 Flipboard: News for our time 22
22 BBC Horizons 22
23 BBC Wildlife Magazine 21
24 BBC Focus Magazine 21
25 BBC Sky at Night Magazine 21
26 Fox News: Live Breaking News 21
27 TuneIn Radio: NFL, Music, News 20
28 Reddit Official: Trending News 20
29 Police Scanner. 19
30 Newsroom - News worth sharing 18
31 Online Persian TV 18
32 BBC iPlayer Radio 17
33 BBC Good Food Magazine 17
34 BBC Earth Colouring 16
35 BBC Easy Cook Magazine 16
36 Arabic Radio FM - راديو العرب اف ام - News, Sport, Quran - القرآن الكريم 16
37 Easy BBC Learning English 16
38 BBC Match of the Day magazine 16
39 The Radio 16
40 CBS News: Live Breaking News 16
42 SmartNews: US Breaking News 15
43 Whats the Team? Football Quiz 15
44 BBC学英语-每日英语听力视频 15
45 CBS Sports Scores, News, Stats 15
46 Whats the Badge? Football Quiz 15
47 Whos the Player? Football Quiz 15
48 theScore: Sports News & Scores 15
49 TMZ 15
50 SportsManias: Sports Emojis, Fantasy & Team News 14
Available in countries
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Canada free
China free
France free
Germany free
Italy free
Netherlands free
Portugal free
Spain free
Poland free
India free
Japan free
Poland free
Russia free
Turkey free
USA free
Korea, Republic Of free
Ukraine free
Available for devices
iPhone4, iPad2Wifi, iPad23G, iPhone4S, iPadThirdGen, iPadThirdGen4G, iPhone5, iPodTouchFifthGen, iPadFourthGen, iPadFourthGen4G, iPadMini, iPadMini4G, iPhone5c, iPhone5s, iPadAir, iPadAirCellular, iPadMiniRetina, iPadMiniRetinaCellular, iPhone6, iPhone6Plus, iPadAir2, iPadAir2Cellular, iPadMini3, iPadMini3Cellular, iPodTouchSixthGen, iPhone6s, iPhone6sPlus, iPadMini4, iPadMini4Cellular, iPadPro, iPadProCellular, iPadPro97, iPadPro97Cellular, iPhoneSE, iPhone7, iPhone7Plus, iPad611, iPad612, iPad71, iPad72, iPad73, iPad74, iPhone8, iPhone8Plus, iPhoneX,

Latest version BBC News: 4.7.1

We release regular updates to the BBC News app to fix issues and improve performance.

Apps Changes History:
  • 2 months ago: New App Version 4.7.0 ☛ 4.7.1
  • 3 months ago: New App Version 4.6.1 ☛ 4.7.0
  • 3 months ago: New App Version 4.6.0 ☛ 4.6.1
  • 4 months ago: New App Version 4.5.0 ☛ 4.6.0
  • 5 months ago: New App Version 4.4.1 ☛ 4.5.0
  • 5 months ago: New App Version 4.4.0 ☛ 4.4.1
  • 7 months ago: New App Version 4.3.0 ☛ 4.4.0
  • 9 months ago: New App Version 4.1.0 ☛ 4.3.0
  • 10 months ago: New App Version 4.0.0 ☛ 4.1.0
  • 1 year ago: New App Version 3.9.9 ☛ 4.0.0

Outstanding app ! 1st class informations ressources . Joel Sallent Rennes France

Excellente application

L application est très bien faite et le contenu interessant.


Très bien complet

No improvement

The application still bugs for more than 24 hours on the same page: check your internet connection. Flips back to beginning of scroll through before I can read the headlines. BBC, you have a good reputation but a rubbish application. Please do something about it, Im not so keen on Reuters but at least its reliable.


Very good ! Juste what I was expected !

Excellent app

I happilly use it every day

Très bonne application

Très ergonomique pour choisir les informations

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