5:55 pm (3 hours ago)
Thousands march in Tunis over the Bardo Museum terror attack, as authorities say that one of the raid's leaders has been killed.
6:10 pm (2 hours ago)
Five days after the crash of Germanwings flight 4U 9525 in the French Alps, investigators say they have isolated 78 distinct DNA strands.
2:15 pm (6 hours ago)
The work and pensions secretary says the Conservatives are not keeping plans for £12bn of benefit cuts secret - saying no final decisions have been made.
1:29 pm (7 hours ago)
All babies in the UK will soon have a potentially life-saving vaccine against meningitis B after a deal with drug manufacturers, the health secretary says.
5:01 pm (3 hours ago)
The parents of a five-year-old rape victim call for a new police investigation into her case.
8:07 pm (20 minutes ago)
French ex-President Nicolas Sarkozy's Conservative UMP and its allies make major gains in the final round of local elections, exit polls suggest.
12:46 pm (8 hours ago)
Arab League countries meeting in Egypt agree to create a joint Arab military force amid a crisis in Yemen and regional jihadist threats.
3:23 pm (5 hours ago)
Six world powers and Iran intensify talks in Lausanne, as a deadline to reach a deal on Tehran's nuclear programme looms.
2:35 pm (6 hours ago)
A Labour majority in the general election would be "difficult but doable", the party's election co-ordinator Douglas Alexander says.
4:07 pm (4 hours ago)
The SNP will support the introduction of a 50p top rate of income tax across the UK after the general election, the party's conference is told.
5:27 pm (3 hours ago)
Leaving the European Union would be an act of economic "self harm" and could risk the UK recovery, Liberal Democrat leader Nick Clegg says.
7:02 pm (an hour ago)
Kyle Lafferty continues his hot goalscoring streak as Northern Ireland beat Finland to boost their chances of making Euro 2016.
Yesterday, 7:55 am
BBC Africa's Piers Edwards considers whether the new work permit rules for foreign players in England is all bad news for Africa.
Yesterday, 2:52 am
A look at the challenges facing pollsters during the 2015 general election.
5:27 am (15 hours ago)
The BBC looks at some of the ways the city-state of Singapore and its people have paid tribute to founding father Lee Kuan Yew.
Yesterday, 5:12 pm
It has been an eventful day for Nigeria, as the country votes in long-awaited presidential elections. BBC Africa looks back at the day's key developments.
9:48 am (11 hours ago)
1D performed for the first time since Zayn Malik announced he was leaving the group, at a gig in South Africa.
7:03 pm (an hour ago)
Jess Glynne tops the UK singles chart for the first time as a solo artist with her track Hold My Hand.
1:57 pm (7 hours ago)
Captain Michael Clarke dedicates Australia's fifth World Cup title to his former team-mate Phillip Hughes.
4:03 pm (4 hours ago)
Sebastian Vettel's Malaysian Grand Prix win ignites the prospect of a potential challenge to Mercedes' dominance.
7:02 pm (an hour ago)
Steven Fletcher scores Scotland's first hat-trick for 46 years as they record an emphatic 6-1 victory over Gibraltar.
4:41 pm (4 hours ago)
London Welsh are relegated from the Premiership as Bath score five tries to climb to third in the table.
8:02 pm (25 minutes ago)
Italian legend Valentino Rossi wins the opening race of the 2015 MotoGP season in a thrilling finish in Qatar.
11:08 am (9 hours ago)
Greece's creditors are studying new reform plans put forward by Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras' government in a bid to secure further bailout funds.
9:54 am (11 hours ago)
US consumer electronics chain Best Buy is closing its Canadian subsidiary, Future Shop, and converting 65 of its 131 stores into Best Buy outlets.
11:01 am (9 hours ago)
The general election campaign is officially under way - here are 10 ways in which it will be different from last time.
2:08 pm (6 hours ago)
The Conservatives will have to choose a new leader before the end of the next Parliament if David Cameron wins a second term as PM, Iain Duncan Smith says.
Yesterday, 1:27 pm
All hospitals in England will provide "a truly seven-day NHS" by 2020 under a future Conservative government, David Cameron says.
Friday, 4:20 pm
A UK military medic has been discharged from hospital in London after being declared free of Ebola. Cpl Anna Cross was the first person in the world to be given the experimental drug MIL 77.
Yesterday, 1:58 am
More children have mental health problems than two years ago, according to a union's survey of education staff.
Friday, 3:39 pm
Ofqual sets out the range of A-levels and GCSEs that will no longer be taught amid moves to toughen examinations in England.
12:38 am (19 hours ago)
A European police chief says encrypted online communications are the biggest problem faced by security agencies tackling terrorism.
Yesterday, 6:46 pm
A light bulb made with graphene - said by its UK developers to be the first commercially viable consumer product using the super-strong carbon - is to go on sale later this year.
Yesterday, 1:49 am
David Shukman explores the justifications for the £4bn 'atom smasher' buried under Geneva.
Yesterday, 1:53 am
US astronaut Scott Kelly and Russian cosmonaut Mikhail Kornienko arrive for a 12-month tour of duty on the International Space Station.
9:03 am (11 hours ago)
Police investigate alleged death threats against BBC director general Tony Hall, reportedly made after Jeremy Clarkson was dropped from Top Gear.
3:33 pm (5 hours ago)
A collection of costumes and props from hit US drama Mad Men is donated to the Smithsonian National Museum of American History.
Friday, 5:15 pm
How to make rice less calorific, and more news nuggets.
Friday, 4:39 pm
A collection of some of the best reads from the BBC News website this week.
11:59 am (8 hours ago)
Disgraced MP Mike Hancock tells BBC News he will stand in the general election as an independent candidate.
10:36 am (10 hours ago)
The sale of Orders of Service from Richard III's reinterment on the web prompts an appeal from church authorities.
4:14 pm (4 hours ago)
Health Secretary Shona Robison confirms vaccine for meningitis B will be made available for babies in Scotland.
5:31 pm (3 hours ago)
Police trace the grandparents of a young girl taken to hospital after being found wandering alone in Grangemouth.
10:56 am (10 hours ago)
A man is critically ill with head and leg injuries after an incident in the Ballysillan area of north Belfast.
11:11 am (9 hours ago)
DUP leader Peter Robinson says his party could work with either Labour or the Conservatives if there was a hung parliament after the general election.
4:03 pm (4 hours ago)
A professional driver from Cardiff is "very distressed" after his car crashed at race in Germany and killed a spectator.
12:25 pm (8 hours ago)
A vaccine for meningitis B will be made available for all babies in Wales after a deal with drug manufacturers, the Welsh government confirms.
6:29 pm (an hour ago)
The UN and regional body Ecowas praise the conduct of Nigeria's election despite technical hitches and reports of violence.
12:00 am (19 hours ago)
Guinean President Alpha Conde has declared a 45-day "health emergency" in five regions in the west and southwest of the Ebola-hit nation.
7:45 pm (43 minutes ago)
Singapore holds a state funeral for its founding Prime Minister Lee Kuan Yew, with tens of thousands lining the streets despite torrential rain.
11:08 am (9 hours ago)
Australia beat New Zealand by seven wickets to win the World Cup for a fifth time at a packed Melbourne Cricket Ground.
7:41 pm (46 minutes ago)
Swiss firm Dufry buys a controlling stake in World Duty Free from the Benetton family, creating the world's largest travel retailer.
Yesterday, 11:12 am
Amanda Knox and Raffaele Sollecito are acquitted by Italy's top appeals court of murdering British student Meredith Kercher in 2007 - the final ruling in the case.
Yesterday 10:03 pm (21 hours ago)
A Chilean miner who was trapped underground for 69 days in 2010 has lost his home in flash floods in the Atacama desert region.
Friday, 1:53 pm
Brazil, the world's seventh largest economy, narrowly avoided contracting in 2014 with a growth rate of just 0.1% for the year.
Yesterday 7:37 pm (24 hours ago)
Islamist militants capture the north-western Syrian city of Idlib for the first time, monitoring groups and jihadists say.
12:59 am (18 hours ago)
Yemen's president accuses Iran of destabilising his country, as Saudi Arabia vows to continue air strikes until Yemen is "stable and safe".
3:32 pm (5 hours ago)
An Air Canada plane landing at Halifax, Nova Scotia, leaves the runway while landing, with 23 people taken to hospital for observation.
Yesterday, 9:48 am
Apple CEO Tim Cook says he will give away most of his $800m (£537m) fortune to good causes before he dies.
Thursday, 11:44 am
Readers' photographs on the theme of docks.
Friday, 4:02 pm
A selection of the best news photographs from around the world, taken over the past week.
Friday, 9:08 am
The walls of the Nepali capital come to life
Friday, 12:31 pm
Images from around the world: 27 March
Thursday, 4:30 am
Denise Felkin's MA project
Monday, 9:52 am
A collection of 18,000 negatives of Wales
Wednesday, 10:40 am
A search and recovery operation resumes in the southern French Alps
Thursday, 2:35 pm
Images from around the world: 26 March
Wednesday, 12:45 pm
The Treasury Committee hears from the Chancellor, George Osborne.
12:23 pm (8 hours ago)
Tens of thousands of people line the streets of Singapore to bid farewell to the founding father of the city-state, Lee Kuan Yew.
5:19 pm (3 hours ago)
Passengers describe the moment an Air Canada plane made an "abrupt" landing and skidded off the runway as it landed at Halifax International Airport on Sunday.
4:08 pm (4 hours ago)
Thousands of people take in an anti-terrorism rally in the capital, Tunis, with a rally ending at the Bardo Museum where militant gunmen killed 22 people.
5:57 pm (3 hours ago)
A family whose five-year-old daughter was raped - and whose 12-year old rapist was let off with a caution - has called on the police to re-examine the case.
2:02 pm (6 hours ago)
Labour campaign co-ordinator Lucy Powell accused presenter Andrew Neil of interrupting her as he questioned the party's deficit reduction plans.
7:39 am (13 hours ago)
A four-year-old girl in Philadelphia ventured out on her own in the early hours of the morning in search of a sweet drink.
6:17 pm (2 hours ago)
As forensics teams say they have isolated 78 strands of DNA at the Germanwings Alps crash site, more details of the plane's final moments have reportedly been leaked to German media.
Yesterday 11:27 pm (20 hours ago)
A couple have married in the Cambridgeshire supermarket where they used to go on dates together.
12:07 am (19 hours ago)
The six second solo that's been copied in 1,500 songs
10:54 am (10 hours ago)
The clusters of friends being drawn to jihad in Syria and Iraq
12:10 am (19 hours ago)
The name admired by presidents and warlords
3:51 pm (5 hours ago)
World Cup leaves me quaking over Ashes, says Jonathan Agnew
12:24 am (19 hours ago)
Trends of the week in 60 seconds
4:00 am (16 hours ago)
Games of Thrones' real-world parallels
Friday, 4:38 pm
The week's big numbers, visualised