2:35 am (3 hours ago)
Victims' groups are expected to tell child abuse inquiry officials that Fiona Woolf should step down as its head as concerns about her suitability persist.
1:24 am (4 hours ago)
The UK government is not doing enough to tackle "petty corruption" in countries to which it gives aid, a report by a scrutiny body says.
Yesterday 9:54 pm (7 hours ago)
Four people are hurt and one person is thought to be missing as dozens of firefighters tackle a blaze at a fireworks retailer in Staffordshire.
12:10 am (5 hours ago)
Alcohol should have a calorie content label in order to reduce obesity, according to public health doctors.
12:46 am (5 hours ago)
Teachers who try to encourage low-achieving students with lots of praise could harm their learning, claims research into classroom tactics.
1:08 am (4 hours ago)
Russia will resume gas deliveries to Ukraine this winter in a deal brokered by the European Union, which will also safeguard supplies to EU countries.
1:58 am (3 hours ago)
Burkina Faso's President Blaise Compaore says he will stay in power for a year under a transitional government, despite violent protests.
4:51 am (33 minutes ago)
Charity Doctors Without Borders warns some mandatory US state Ebola quarantine measures are having a "chilling effect" on its work.
Yesterday 11:59 pm (5 hours ago)
Ed Miliband will promise that a Labour government would grant cities and regions greater powers to improve bus services across England.
1:47 am (4 hours ago)
Israel promises to reopen a key Jerusalem holy site after closing it following the shooting of a Jewish activist.
12:57 am (4 hours ago)
Ofsted is in urgent need of an independent review in light of concerns about its objectivity and reliability, say local government leaders.
2:30 am (3 hours ago)
It's Halloween and nowhere is it celebrated more than in the US. The BBC Pop Up team went behind the scenes at one of America's scariest haunted houses in Baton Rouge.
Yesterday 2:01 pm (15 hours ago)
Indian police are hunting for thieves who tunnelled into a bank and fled with valuables worth hundreds of thousands of dollars.
Yesterday 11:22 am (18 hours ago)
The stars of Christopher Nolan's much-anticipated Interstellar praise its "ambition" at the film's European premiere.
Yesterday 7:09 pm (10 hours ago)
The artist behind a project to place almost 900,000 ceramic poppies around the Tower of London says he is surprised and happy that so many people have "taken it to heart".
Yesterday 1:11 pm (16 hours ago)
Do not adjust your set, as the BBC fails to adjust a camera in the Edinburgh newsroom which has a mind of its own.
Yesterday 11:00 am (18 hours ago)
Molten lava from a volcano erupting on Hawaii's Big Island has been flowing slowly across the island.
Yesterday 10:01 am (19 hours ago)
The BBC's Divya Arya reports from India, where women of 60 and 70 are becoming mothers for the first time.
Yesterday 2:24 pm (15 hours ago)
Giles Dilnot guides viewers towards some Westminster spirits they may want to investigate, or avoid, over Halloween.
1:12 am (4 hours ago)
The UK has signed up to limited strategic military action in Iraq against Islamic State - and there are questions over its ability to do much more, says Jonathan Marcus.
12:13 am (5 hours ago)
Can Apple design guru Jony Ive turn the smartwatch into a hit?
Yesterday 7:30 am (22 hours ago)
With most Nato members intent on cutting defence spending, Mark Urban asks the alliance's new chief Jens Stoltenberg how he can stop it becoming an association of broken promises.
1:18 am (4 hours ago)
It has been one year since TV cameras started rolling in the Court of Appeal. But what has happened since? Legal Correspondent Clive Coleman investigates.
1:19 am (4 hours ago)
As peace talks between the Colombian government and Farc rebels enter their third year, Vanessa Buschschluter asks what a peaceful Colombia would look like.
Yesterday 2:17 pm (15 hours ago)
BBC News looks at how the battle against Ebola has become a political football - in 60 seconds.
12:47 am (5 hours ago)
A poll suggesting Labour "wipeout" in Scotland, the continuing threat from Ebola and the future of an abuse inquiry chief make headlines.
1:10 am (4 hours ago)
Technology developed during World War Two is to be used as a back-up for GPS in ports across England and Scotland.
2:00 am (3 hours ago)
A skin-eating fungus threatens salamanders and newts across Europe, and probably arrived on pet amphibians imported from Asia.
Yesterday 10:47 pm (7 hours ago)
Andy Murray books his place at the World Tour Finals with an emphatic victory over Grigor Dimitrov at the Paris Masters.
Yesterday 8:53 pm (9 hours ago)
Scotland's women lose 2-0 in Rotterdam for a 4-1 aggregate defeat in their World Cup play-off semi-final.
Yesterday 11:08 pm (6 hours ago)
Lewis Hamilton says it would "suck" if he lost the world title as a result of the controversial final-race double points rule.
Yesterday 4:34 pm (13 hours ago)
Celtic winger Aleksandar Tonev is banned for seven matches for "using abusive language of a racist nature".
Yesterday 11:52 pm (6 hours ago)
Sports Minister Helen Grant tells the inaugural Transforming Sport conference there is work to do to improve female participation.
2:43 am (3 hours ago)
Investment bank Citigroup puts aside an extra $600m to cover legal expenses due to "rapidly evolving regulatory inquiries".
2:42 am (3 hours ago)
Ramon Jimenez, the Philippines' tourism secretary, says a drop in numbers from China is not a major concern because of growing visits from other countries.
Yesterday 4:45 pm (13 hours ago)
MPs back calls for a review of 40-year old legislation on drug misuse - as a row breaks out at the top of the coalition over drugs laws.
Yesterday 4:20 pm (13 hours ago)
John Cooper Clarke says Michael Gove was "right" to support the learning of poetry by rote.
12:36 am (5 hours ago)
Genetic factors could play an important role in whether people survive or die from the Ebola virus, say US scientists.
Yesterday 8:12 am (21 hours ago)
The Liberal Democrat minister responsible for tackling drug use, Norman Baker, says the government should look at drug abuse as a health issue.
Yesterday 6:15 pm (11 hours ago)
The government has announced changes to children's social work, aiming to restore confidence in the service.
Monday, 2:04 pm
A mother-of-six from Merseyside has been left homeless after her abusive husband burned her house down.
Yesterday 4:52 pm (13 hours ago)
Pirate Bay co-founder Gottfrid Warg could face a lengthy prison sentence after being found guilty of hacking into Danish computers.
Yesterday 8:58 am (20 hours ago)
From colour changing glasses to space age cooling waistcoats - the latest technology in Japan
Yesterday 1:34 pm (16 hours ago)
Scientists and government officials are meeting in Copenhagen to edit a report on the causes, impact and solutions to global warming.
Wednesday, 3:05 pm
A 39,000 year-old baby mammoth named Yuka has been put in display in central Moscow making it the best preserved mammoth in palaeontology.
Yesterday 1:40 pm (16 hours ago)
US attempts to have director Roman Polanski arrested for sex offences while visiting Poland fail.
12:08 am (5 hours ago)
Laurie Goode's fleeting role as a Stormtrooper in Star Wars 38 years ago still has an impact on his life today
Yesterday 1:07 pm (16 hours ago)
It's the Caption Challenge. Oh yes it is.
Yesterday 12:59 pm (16 hours ago)
MP Harriet Harman has worn a t-shirt with a feminist slogan to Prime Ministers questions. But what is the parliamentary dress code?
Yesterday 4:43 pm (13 hours ago)
A Birmingham nightclub apologises for "a huge error of judgement" in holding an Ebola-themed party.
1:40 am (4 hours ago)
A farmer who was fined last year for unlawfully slaughtering animals is fined again after dead cattle are found on his land.
Yesterday 10:02 pm (7 hours ago)
Ed Miliband admits that Labour is facing a "big challenge" in Scotland as the process of finding a new Scottish leader continues.
2:16 am (3 hours ago)
The father of a botanist from Argyll who went missing in Vietnam a year ago asks anyone with any information to come forward.
Yesterday 4:38 pm (13 hours ago)
The Northern Ireland Executive agrees next year's draft budget but of the five parties, only the DUP and Sinn Féin voted to support the deal.
Yesterday 10:39 pm (7 hours ago)
A man is charged with the murder of Edward Gibson in west Belfast.
Yesterday 6:01 pm (11 hours ago)
Pembrokeshire council's chief executive is due to leave the job on Friday but a question mark is still hanging over his £330,000 pay-off deal.
Yesterday 6:13 pm (11 hours ago)
The new managing director of Cardiff Airport says she is determined to reverse the decline in passenger numbers by attracting more airlines.
Yesterday 8:25 pm (9 hours ago)
UK ship RFA Argus, which is carrying medical supplies, equipment and vehicles, arrives in Sierra Leone to help deal with the Ebola outbreak.
Yesterday 6:18 pm (11 hours ago)
Nine cows will be offered to fathers in areas of northern Kenya to ensure their daughters finish their education, a county governor says.
12:57 am (4 hours ago)
Tony Abbott comes under more pressure for not sending health workers to Africa to help fight Ebola after the US offers to care for any who get sick.
4:32 am (52 minutes ago)
US president calls for a "credible" process when Myanmar hold elections in 2015, as major players held rare high-level talks.
Yesterday 3:45 pm (14 hours ago)
An investigation begins after France's state-owned EDF power company says unidentified drones have flown over seven of its nuclear plants.
Yesterday 12:39 pm (17 hours ago)
A German lorry driver who carried out hundreds of shootings on the country's motorways has been jailed for more than 10 years.
Yesterday 9:43 pm (8 hours ago)
Colombia's Farc rebel group acknowledges for the first time that its actions in Latin America's longest internal conflict "affected civilians".
Yesterday 10:29 pm (7 hours ago)
Costa Rica issues an alert and evacuates communities after ash from the Turrialba volcano reaches the capital, San Jose, and beyond.
Yesterday 9:19 pm (8 hours ago)
Scores of bodies of Sunni Muslim tribesmen apparently killed by Islamic State militants are found in mass graves in western Iraq.
Yesterday 6:59 pm (10 hours ago)
An advance party of 10 Iraqi Kurd fighters have entered the Syrian border town of Kobane to join the battle against Islamic State militants, activists say.
4:55 am (29 minutes ago)
A US man who has eluded police in the forests of Pennsylvania for seven weeks after the fatal shooting of a police officer has been found.
Yesterday 7:30 pm (10 hours ago)
Thomas Menino, who served as mayor of Boston for more than 20 years, has died after a battle with cancer.
Yesterday 3:25 pm (14 hours ago)
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Wednesday, 12:07 pm
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Monday, 12:44 pm
Costumes on show at a former prison
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Yesterday 10:03 am (19 hours ago)
The committee questions the UK Commissioner-designate Lord Hill
12:02 am (5 hours ago)
A young fashion designer from London has decided to mark Remembrance Day by creating a special "poppy hijab" for Muslim women.
12:10 am (5 hours ago)
A look around a new lab at Pirbright Institute in Surrey, where the world’s most contagious livestock viruses will be kept.
Yesterday 7:01 pm (10 hours ago)
Prince Harry meets supporters of the British Legion's London Poppy Day Appeal at Buckingham Palace.
Yesterday 3:07 pm (14 hours ago)
The Royal Navy's casualty ship RFA Argus has arrived in Sierra Leone to help to tackle the Ebola crisis.
Yesterday 10:46 am (19 hours ago)
A single mother with one-year-old twins explains to BBC Breakfast how she needed a Danish sperm donor and how she plans to tell the girls about their conception.
Yesterday 8:00 am (21 hours ago)
Mother Karen Audino says she wants tighter restriction on so-called legal highs after her son Jimmy Guichard died.
Yesterday 12:24 pm (17 hours ago)
A photograph of a mother breastfeeding her premature baby has gone viral after it was deleted by Facebook.
Yesterday 9:32 am (20 hours ago)
The United Nations is appealing for thousands of healthcare workers to volunteer to help in the countries worst affected by Ebola.
1:34 am (4 hours ago)
Is moving house a nightmare or life affirming?
12:05 am (5 hours ago)
What did Robbie's wife tell him to stop singing during labour?
12:07 am (5 hours ago)
Tips for a disability-friendly Halloween
12:08 am (5 hours ago)
How one man's luck landed him a place in cinema history
Yesterday 11:59 pm (5 hours ago)
The metal detectorists who are saving marriages
12:59 am (4 hours ago)
How Timothy Spall created 400 artworks for his latest film
2:13 am (3 hours ago)
How former Remploy workers struggle to find work
1:05 am (4 hours ago)
The health workers volunteering to fight Ebola