BBC News 28 January 2015 Last updated at 04:07

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Japan PM condemns Goto hostage videoStill image purported to show Kenji Goto

PM Shinzo Abe condemns a "despicable" Islamic State threat to kill hostage Kenji Goto within 24 hours, saying Japan is working for his release.

asthma inhalerWatchdog in asthma diagnosis warning

More than a million adults in the UK may be wrongly diagnosed as asthmatic and be receiving unnecessary medication as a result, warns an NHS watchdog.

iphone buyersApple profit 'biggest in history'

Apple's first quarter profit of $18bn is the biggest ever quarterly profit for a public company, according to Standard and Poor's.

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