10:18 pm (3 minutes ago)
The head of the Metropolitan Police has vowed to win back public trust after a report found officers spied on the family of murdered teenager Stephen Lawrence.
9:45 pm (36 minutes ago)
Pro-Russian soldiers reportedly briefly take over a Ukrainian military base outside Sevastopol, as tensions continue on the Crimean peninsula.
7:46 pm (3 hours ago)
The 2014 Winter Paralympics are opened by Russian president Vladimir Putin in a spectacular ceremony in Sochi.
2:53 pm (7 hours ago)
An ex-girlfriend tells the Oscar Pistorius trial that he fired a gun from a car, as a security guard tells of the shock of finding him with a dying Reeva Steenkamp.
5:09 pm (5 hours ago)
Former British tennis number one Elena Baltacha reveals she has been diagnosed with cancer of the liver.
6:57 pm (3 hours ago)
A deal on sharing control of the pound between an independent Scotland and the rest of the UK is "unlikely", analysts at the global bank Citigroup say.
9:42 pm (39 minutes ago)
A man and a woman are charged with causing or allowing the death of a two-year-old girl who ingested the heroin substitute methadone.
11:50 am (11 hours ago)
An abortion provider has been fined £200,000 for a data breach that revealed thousands of people's details to a hacker.
5:39 pm (5 hours ago)
An alleged plot to oust some Birmingham head teachers and make their schools adhere to more Islamic principles is being investigated.
10:20 am (12 hours ago)
Network Rail offers a "full and unreserved apology" to families bereaved by level crossing accidents, as MPs criticise its handling of deaths in the past.
3:08 pm (7 hours ago)
Birmingham City owner Carson Yeung is jailed for six years by a Hong Kong court for money laundering.
3:59 pm (6 hours ago)
Former French President Nicolas Sarkozy has had his phone tapped on the orders of judges investigating alleged campaign donations from Libya, it is claimed.
1:21 pm (9 hours ago)
The head teacher of a school for children with behavioural issues defends a decision to allow students over the age of 14 to smoke.
3:26 pm (7 hours ago)
Actress Penelope Keith is joined by Michael Crawford as the pair receive their honours from the Queen at Windsor Castle
1:49 pm (9 hours ago)
A giant teapot-shaped building is about to be opened to the public in China's eastern city of Wuxi.
6:05 pm (4 hours ago)
Head coach Scott Johnson rejects the notion that his pack could be outmuscled by the French at Murrayfield.
6:58 pm (3 hours ago)
England coach Stuart Lancaster says a win over Wales can have a psychological impact on next year's World Cup.
5:25 pm (5 hours ago)
A first senior medal at world level could be a stepping stone to Commonwealth glory for Britain's latest heptathlon star
6:48 am (16 hours ago)
As the Premier League's bottom two - Cardiff and Fulham - prepare to meet, Danny Murphy offers advice on beating the drop
9:47 pm (34 minutes ago)
Adam Swift scores two tries as St Helens beat Hull KR to extend their perfect start to four matches.
3:22 pm (7 hours ago)
The US economy added 175,000 jobs in February, figures show, but the unemployment rate rose to 6.7%.
10:09 pm (12 minutes ago)
After ceasing publication last summer, one man has risked all, by reviving the European Rail Timetable, the backpacker's bible
6:12 pm (4 hours ago)
David Cameron and Nick Clegg are criticised for employing foreign domestic staff after a minister attacked the "metropolitan elite" for using cheap migrant workers.
2:51 pm (7 hours ago)
UKIP "basically lie to people" claims Ed Davey, who says the Eurosceptic party was scaremongering over immigration
1:13 am (21 hours ago)
Warmer temperatures are causing malaria to spread in the African and South American highlands, traditionally havens from the disease, scientists say.
11:29 am (11 hours ago)
Critically ill patients in Portsmouth's Queen Alexandra Hospital are put on an exercise bike to help speed up their recovery.
6:18 pm (4 hours ago)
Some primary schools will struggle to comply with Nick Clegg's free school meal scheme, a senior Tory MP warns.
11:55 am (10 hours ago)
An anorexic teenager was prevented from returning to school because staff feared other girls would copy her, her mother claims.
2:48 pm (8 hours ago)
Facebook's purchase of WhatsApp - one of the biggest ever tech acquisitions - runs into trouble over privacy concerns.
10:27 am (12 hours ago)
Controversy is surrounding claims by Newsweek to have found the creator of the Bitcoin virtual currency.
12:20 am (22 hours ago)
A French scientist has unravelled a formula for trick roping, made famous in Western movies, to teach himself how to lasso like a cowboy.
Wednesday, 11:06 am
Emergency relief is being provided for drought-hit famers in eastern Australia, as Phil Mercer reports.
4:06 pm (6 hours ago)
The producers of a new musical based on ITV's X Factor admit there is "still work to do" after an audience was left waiting almost 50 minutes between acts at one performance.
5:52 pm (4 hours ago)
Veteran Today presenter John Humphrys teams up with an unlikely musical partner for an impromptu duet.
5:11 pm (5 hours ago)
Welcome to the Loop, the Magazine's weekly letters column, including the best of your thoughts on Twitter and Facebook.
5:04 pm (5 hours ago)
There's a zipline between Spain and Portugal, plus more nuggets from the week's news.
5:53 am (16 hours ago)
Many papers digest the report on the Stephen Lawrence murder investigation, while others focus on a minister's "own goal" in a speech on immigration.
1:45 pm (9 hours ago)
A 43-year-old construction worker on the Crossrail project dies after a piece of concrete falls on to his head in a tunnel.
5:11 pm (5 hours ago)
A former police officer from Hereford appears in court charged with rape and other child sex offences in the 1970s and 1980s.
3:49 pm (7 hours ago)
Two men are ailed for life for the torture and murder of Scott Blackwood in North Ayrshire.
2:55 pm (7 hours ago)
A man is rescued from a 4x4 which was submerged in water up to its windows on a flooded road.
8:00 pm (2 hours ago)
The Democratic Unionist Party (DUP) is expected to field just one candidate in May's European election.
5:47 pm (5 hours ago)
A newlywed whose husband urgently needs a double lung transplant urges more people to register as organ donors.
6:20 pm (4 hours ago)
An investigation is launched after "unexpectedly low" grades for new GCSE English language exams sat in January.
8:15 pm (2 hours ago)
A former head teacher is cleared of acting inappropriately by asking a police officer to tell pupils off for not smiling for a photo.
12:54 pm (9 hours ago)
The International Criminal Court finds Congo militia leader Germain Katanga guilty of complicity in war crimes but acquits him of sexual offences.
12:37 pm (10 hours ago)
A team of online sleuths claim to have exposed an attempt to smear the former governor of Nigeria's central bank.
12:35 pm (10 hours ago)
A Malaysian court sentences opposition leader Anwar Ibrahim to five years in jail after overturning his acquittal on sodomy charges.
1:24 pm (9 hours ago)
An Indian navy officer is killed and a number of people are injured in an accident on a ship at a Mumbai dockyard, officials say.
10:36 am (12 hours ago)
Russia will welcome the sporting world back to Sochi on Friday when the opening ceremony takes place for the Winter Paralympics.
12:21 pm (10 hours ago)
Turkey's Prime Minister Erdogan says his government could ban Facebook and YouTube, amid leaks suggesting government corruption.
5:12 am (17 hours ago)
Venezuela expels Panama's ambassador and three others as President Nicolas Maduro accuses the country of meddling amid ongoing opposition rallies.
Yesterday, 6:31 pm
Cuba accepts an EU invitation to launch negotiations aimed at restoring full bilateral relations with the European bloc.
7:03 pm (3 hours ago)
Saudi Arabia designates the Muslim Brotherhood a terrorist organisation, along with two jihadist groups fighting with the Syrian rebels.
Yesterday, 11:30 am
The Libyan government says former leader Col Muammar Gaddafi's son, Saadi, has been extradited from Niger and is now in custody in Tripoli.
10:13 pm (8 minutes ago)
A female US Army captain who says a general sexually assaulted her weeps as she tells a court he threatened to kill her family.
5:39 pm (5 hours ago)
The Canadian Supreme Court upholds the sexual assault conviction of a man who poked holes in the condoms he wore during sex with his girlfriend.
3:15 pm (7 hours ago)
Some of the best news photos this week
12:16 pm (10 hours ago)
24 hours of news photos: 7 March
Yesterday, 2:24 pm
First anniversary of President Chavez's death
Wednesday, 3:52 pm
Readers' photos on the theme of nature
Wednesday, 8:00 am
A selection of photos from around Wales
Yesterday, 3:18 pm
24 hours of news photos: 6 March
Wednesday, 12:50 pm
24 hours of news photos: 5 March
Monday, 11:35 am
Russia tightens military grip on the Crimea
Yesterday, 1:04 pm
Theresa May announces a judge-led public inquiry into undercover policing.
6:02 pm (4 hours ago)
Mamoru Samuragochi, one of Japan's most famous composers, officially apologises for pretending to be deaf. He was exposed last month by a music teacher, who also claimed that he wrote all of his music for him in secret for 18 years.
4:38 pm (6 hours ago)
Prince Harry has taken to the stage at Wembley Arena to address 12,000 young people taking part in the first We Day UK.
12:16 pm (10 hours ago)
Celebrities including actress Maxine Peake and former Blur drummer David Rowntree have joined thousands of protesters opposed to legal aid cuts in England and Wales.
2:59 pm (7 hours ago)
People should not access sensitive information over public wi-fi hotspots as thieves may be hacking their personal data ,Europe's top cybercrime police officer has warned.
6:23 am (16 hours ago)
The Turkana region in northern Kenya is facing one of the worst droughts in living memory with more than 1m people in need of food aid.
10:09 am (12 hours ago)
The father of murdered teenager Stephen Lawrence says he fears that the truth will not emerge from a public inquiry into undercover policing.
11:22 am (11 hours ago)
The head of Network Rail Mark Carne has offered a "full and frank apology" to people affected by accidents and fatalities at level crossings.
Yesterday, 7:57 pm
The BBC's Christian Fraser has gained rare access to the Ukrainian fleet stranded in the Crimean port of Sevastopol, surrounded by Russian forces.
12:32 am (22 hours ago)
The restaurants that thrive on insulting their diners
12:38 am (22 hours ago)
The country where you'll find No Fingers, Stutterer and White Hair
10:10 am (12 hours ago)
Would you let a computer cook you dinner?
2:35 am (20 hours ago)
Whose hat raised $44,100 in an auction this week?
Monday, 11:05 am
The key athletes at the Sochi Paralympics
1:03 pm (9 hours ago)
Why some people prefer a monocle to a pair of glasses
11:33 am (11 hours ago)
Should Boris stop wooing foreign property tycoons?
12:02 pm (10 hours ago)
Campaigners fear for village greens after Supreme Court ruling
10:54 am (11 hours ago)
See how your nearest A&E in England is faring
4:21 pm (6 hours ago)
Russia's intervention in Crimea violates law, says Marc Weller
2:58 pm (7 hours ago)
The task confronting the head of the Met