2:22 pm (3 hours ago)
Payday lender Wonga says it is writing off £220m of debts for 330,000 customers after putting in place new affordability checks.
5:24 pm (3 minutes ago)
Hong Kong's Chief Executive CY Leung insists he will not resign, but offers talks to pro-democracy protesters calling on him to step down.
2:48 pm (3 hours ago)
Lawyers for the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge write to a photographer asking him to "cease harassing" Prince George and his nanny.
4:44 pm (44 minutes ago)
A woman is acquitted of trying to poison her mother in a Breaking Bad-inspired plot, but a jury finds her guilty of acquiring a biological agent or toxin.
3:44 pm (an hour ago)
A "staggering array" of rights abuses has been committed in Iraq by Islamic State militants over a nine-week period, the UN says.
4:21 pm (an hour ago)
The British nurse who contracted the deadly Ebola virus in Sierra Leone calls for action to stop the "horror and the misery" he witnessed there.
5:01 pm (27 minutes ago)
Morrisons has announced a new loyalty card scheme in an effort to seize back the initiative in the supermarket wars.
5:13 pm (14 minutes ago)
Three Burmese workers are questioned over the killing of two British tourists in Thailand, according to local reports.
1:27 pm (4 hours ago)
A post-mortem examination on the body of murdered 14-year-old Alice Gross has resumed.
12:22 pm (5 hours ago)
Lib Dem leader Nick Clegg says criticism of his party in Theresa May's speech marks a "low point" in coalition relations.
4:25 pm (an hour ago)
Hundreds of GP practices are at risk of closure because of the number of doctors reaching retirement age, GP leaders say.
1:51 pm (4 hours ago)
Rebel forces in eastern Ukraine begin an offensive in an attempt to capture the government-held airport in Donetsk, Ukrainian officials say.
11:17 am (6 hours ago)
Singer and songwriter Lynsey de Paul has died at the age of 64, following a suspected brain haemorrhage.
3:43 pm (an hour ago)
Disused phone boxes in London are being put to a novel use - as solar-powered charging stations for mobile phones.
4:58 pm (30 minutes ago)
Morrisons invests £300m on new loyalty card scheme aimed at rivalling discounters Aldi and Lidl
1:49 pm (4 hours ago)
A girl who was taken into care after being raped by her father, was sent back to live with him by her local council.
12:01 am (17 hours ago)
One of the most beautiful railways in the world has had one of its most successful summers on record.
Yesterday 6:38 pm (23 hours ago)
The award-winning comedian, actor and writer Stephen Fry has said his new volume of memoirs, More Fool Me, reveals the "ugly truth" about his cocaine use in the 1980s.
12:42 pm (5 hours ago)
Ahead of Sunday's presidential election, Wyre Davis travels to the depths of the Amazon rainforest in Brazil to hear voters' views on the presidential candidates.
7:14 am (10 hours ago)
The BBC's Adam Fleming visits Clacton as the campaigning for the by-election in the town enters its final week.
9:29 am (8 hours ago)
A sneak preview of Volvo's new XC90 - the car set to take centre stage at the Paris Motor Show.
12:42 pm (5 hours ago)
A life-size replica of Sir Cliff Richard is being used as a security measure by a couple in Norfolk.
Yesterday 6:04 pm (23 hours ago)
Tens of thousands of Pacific walrus have been photographed moving ashore in northwest Alaska.
6:25 am (11 hours ago)
The prime minister's speech to the Conservative Party conference, in which he promised tax cuts for 30 million Britons, leads most of Thursday's papers.
1:17 pm (4 hours ago)
Lewis Hamilton believes he has put together the best season of his F1 career as he chases the drivers' title with Mercedes.
3:19 pm (2 hours ago)
England manager Roy Hodgson says there is no rift with Liverpool over Daniel Sturridge, who has been left out of his latest squad.
3:56 pm (an hour ago)
Southampton defender Nathaniel Clyne and Swansea City midfielder Jonjo Shelvey are called up to the England squad.
3:41 pm (an hour ago)
Sauber end their programme to make Simona De Silvestro the first woman to race in Formula 1 for nearly 40 years.
Yesterday, 3:43 pm
Team news as St Helens host Catalan Dragons in Thursday's Super League play-off semi-final at Langtree Park (20:00 BST).
11:32 am (6 hours ago)
The Bank of England accepts new powers to prevent a housing boom and bust, as suggested by the Chancellor, George Osborne
1:30 pm (4 hours ago)
The Treasury is formally warned that the Northern Ireland Executive is on track to go into the red by the end of this financial year.
3:23 pm (2 hours ago)
The UK calls for decisive international action to deal with the Ebola epidemic in West Africa, as it co-hosts a forum with Sierra Leone in London.
7:01 am (10 hours ago)
A leading accident and emergency doctor, Clifford Mann, has warned there's a "dangerous epidemic" of young people ending up in hospital, after getting drunk on cheap drinks before going out.
4:23 pm (an hour ago)
Hundreds of thousands of parents are cutting down on their "basic outgoings" to pay for their children's university costs, says a financial data company.
Tuesday, 9:56 am
The BBC is launching a campaign to get every child in the land familiar with a piece of classical music.
1:26 pm (4 hours ago)
Some of London's disused red telephone boxes are being transformed into solar-powered mobile charging stations.
12:11 am (17 hours ago)
Click learns how to bend beacon technology to its bidding by turning a London Street into a musical wonderland.
4:17 am (13 hours ago)
A UK study finds that the most feared predators in the sea have individual personalities, which determine how readily they socialise.
Yesterday 7:20 pm (22 hours ago)
A rare clouded leopard has been hand-reared in the bathroom of a zookeeper after she was rejected by her mother.
4:35 pm (52 minutes ago)
The house of Cranford author Elizabeth Gaskell is opening its doors after a £2.5m refurbishment that has returned it to the style of the writer's era.
4:51 pm (37 minutes ago)
Comedian Russell Brand joined Focus E15 protesters in London outside Bow County Court.
12:33 pm (5 hours ago)
It's the Caption Challenge. Oh yes it is.
Yesterday, 12:17 am
US yoga practitioners insist it isn't primarily about fitness. But the definition can be flexible.
1:37 pm (4 hours ago)
A teenage boy obsessed with TV serial killer Dexter is jailed for murdering and dismembering his 17-year-old girlfriend.
2:41 pm (3 hours ago)
Dramatic footage is released showing thieves stealing a cash machine before their vehicle is rammed and stopped by a police car.
5:15 pm (12 minutes ago)
The Scottish government will bring in new laws to stop councils pursuing people for historic poll tax debts, the first minister announces.
4:05 pm (an hour ago)
A factory in Fife is to close with the loss of about 180 jobs under proposals announced by its Danish owners.
3:54 pm (an hour ago)
Northern Ireland's chief constable says budget cuts are forcing his organisation into a virtually impossible position.
12:22 pm (5 hours ago)
Five swimmers are rescued from Galway Bay in the Republic of Ireland after what has been described as a dolphin attack.
4:09 pm (an hour ago)
The target to put Wales into the top 20 best-performing countries in education by next year is scrapped by Education Minister Huw Lewis.
4:46 pm (41 minutes ago)
A man dies after the car he was travelling in collided head-on with a service bus in Neath Port Talbot.
3:47 pm (an hour ago)
A video is released showing the purported leader of Nigeria's Islamist group Boko Haram dismissing the army's allegations he is dead.
4:23 pm (an hour ago)
At least seven Libyan soldiers are killed and 60 more injured in car bombings and clashes in the eastern city of Benghazi, sources say.
4:46 pm (41 minutes ago)
At least three people are killed when a Taliban suicide bomber attacks an Afghan army bus in Kabul, the fourth such attack since Monday.
4:48 am (13 hours ago)
Japan's stock markets were rattled after a trading error caused more than $600bn (£370bn) worth of orders to be made and then cancelled.
3:39 pm (an hour ago)
The Turkish parliament considers a motion to deploy the military in Iraq and Syria and allow foreign troops to use its territory.
1:33 pm (4 hours ago)
A blast at an explosives factory north of Sofia kills 15 people, prompting Bulgaria to declare Friday a day of national mourning.
9:34 am (8 hours ago)
A young politician with Venezuela's governing PSUV party, Robert Serra, is found shot dead at his home in Caracas alongside his partner.
2:31 am (15 hours ago)
The Mexican authorities say they have captured the head of a notorious drug crime syndicate, Hector Beltran Leyva.
4:22 pm (an hour ago)
The Israeli authorities are urged to shut down the internet account of an activist in the country who is accused of harassing French reporters.
4:36 pm (51 minutes ago)
Two million Muslims begin the annual, five-day Hajj pilgrimage, with Saudi Arabia playing down concern of Ebola infection.
4:10 pm (an hour ago)
As many as 100 people in Texas are being checked for exposure to Ebola after a man was diagnosed in Dallas with the disease, health officials say.
12:42 am (17 hours ago)
Secret Service director Julia Pierson resigns as criticism of the agency intensified following several high-profile security lapses.
Yesterday, 3:16 pm
Readers' photos on the theme of "amateur sport"
Yesterday, 1:51 pm
News images from around the world: 1 October
Yesterday, 12:10 am
Photographer Shirley Baker's photos of Manchester
Yesterday, 12:36 pm
Crowds gather on the streets of Hong Kong
Tuesday, 11:42 am
Men and women who risk their lives to get rich in Guinea
Tuesday, 12:54 pm
News images from around the world: 30 September
Tuesday, 1:05 am
Printing tradition kept alive in Calcutta
Monday, 8:42 am
Exhibition featuring work by three generations of photographers
Friday, September 26th, 6:28 pm
MPs vote by 524 to 43 in favour of UK military action against Islamic State in Iraq.
2:02 pm (3 hours ago)
British nurse William Pooley, who contracted Ebola in Sierra Leone but recovered, has called for action to stop the "horror and the misery" that he witnessed.
3:28 pm (an hour ago)
A stray dog in India's Udaipur recovers after being found stuck in pool of hot tar.
12:06 pm (5 hours ago)
A busy road in Rio de Janeiro is brought to a halt by a gun battle between soldiers and gang members.
Yesterday 11:41 pm (18 hours ago)
A 17-year-old girl has been found in Mexico 12 years after she was abducted by her mother.
2:30 pm (3 hours ago)
People in Dallas, Texas, give their reaction to the news that the first man to be diagnosed with Ebola while in the US was admitted to hospital in their city.
7:20 am (10 hours ago)
A five year-old girl from Inverness who was born without any fingers on one hand has become the first in the UK to be fitted with a bionic limb made using a 3D printer
Yesterday 10:59 pm (18 hours ago)
Fergal Keane reports from Hong Kong on the stiffest challenge to Beijing's authority since it took control of the former British colony in 1997.
9:50 am (8 hours ago)
David Loyn has been speaking to the US commander of international forces in Afghanistan who says "there is no credible intelligence of operations by the Islamic State" in the country.
12:03 am (17 hours ago)
How data crunching is dictating our job prospects
12:05 am (17 hours ago)
Devil worship in the tunnels of the man-eating mountain
1:21 am (16 hours ago)
The strange world of super-specialist cutlery
12:09 am (17 hours ago)
Will our cities ever be congestion-free?
11:51 am (6 hours ago)
Two pro-democracy protests, 25 years apart, same outcome?
11:42 am (6 hours ago)
When is a sportswoman not woman enough?
12:10 am (17 hours ago)
19th Century Brazil seen through the eyes of an Englishman
1:22 am (16 hours ago)
RAF veterans who risked their lives to help Polish resistance