2:28 pm (2 hours ago)
China urges Malaysia to "step up its efforts" in the search for the missing Malaysia Airlines plane that disappeared on Saturday.
4:29 pm (28 minutes ago)
The former deputy speaker of the House of Commons abused young men in Parliament and at the Conservative Party conference, a court hears.
3:32 pm (an hour ago)
PC Keith Blakelock curled up in a ball and screamed for help as a mob hacked him to death during the Broadwater Farm riots, an eyewitness tells the Old Bailey.
4:15 pm (42 minutes ago)
Oscar Pistorius is physically sick during his murder trial as he hears evidence from a post-mortem examination on his girlfriend's body.
3:37 pm (an hour ago)
Former prime minister Gordon Brown believes Holyrood should be given more control over tax as part of a power sharing plan between London and Edinburgh.
2:00 pm (3 hours ago)
A serving soldier is arrested on suspicion of murder after another soldier is found dead at an army barracks in Shropshire.
12:00 am (17 hours ago)
The size of the UK's overall economy will surpass its pre-recession peak by this summer, says the British Chambers of Commerce.
2:41 pm (2 hours ago)
A woman tells a London court she thought she was going to be raped in publicist Max Clifford's car.
3:03 pm (an hour ago)
Uli Hoeness, president of European football champions Bayern Munich, admits in court that he defrauded the German tax authorities of 18m euros (£15m; $25m).
2:38 pm (2 hours ago)
England is seeing a resurgence of scarlet fever with the number of cases reaching a 24-year high, figures reveal.
4:30 pm (27 minutes ago)
David Cameron promises the UK "will not turn a blind eye" to Russia's incursion into Crimea.
2:40 pm (2 hours ago)
Labour commits to fund a "jobs guarantee" for the long-term unemployed for the whole of the next parliament, if it wins power.
4:49 pm (8 minutes ago)
A group of Greek Orthodox nuns held for three months by rebels in Syria after being taken from their convent in Maaloula arrive back in Damascus.
3:19 pm (an hour ago)
Cash payments by the Sun and the News of the World to sources were "part of the normal business" and did not equal criminality, Rebekah Brooks tells the phone-hacking trial.
7:51 am (9 hours ago)
A study calls on the world’s sailors and seafarers to help map the oceans’ phytoplankton, microscopic plants that form the bedrock of marine food chains.
3:49 pm (an hour ago)
Dame Judi Dench and Jude Law are among the nominees in the running for this year's Olivier Awards, one of the most high-profile events in the UK theatre calendar.
3:25 pm (an hour ago)
Newcastle midfielder Dan Gosling admits a Football Association misconduct charge in relation to betting.
6:16 am (11 hours ago)
Kelly Gallagher wins Britain's first ever Winter Paralympic gold with victory in the super-G event in Sochi.
2:44 pm (2 hours ago)
Title favourite Lewis Hamilton expects the new Formula 1 season to be the most exciting for fans in years.
3:01 pm (an hour ago)
Barca open Pedro talks, Moyes wants Southampton pair, Mel insists he is right for West Brom, plus more
11:05 am (6 hours ago)
Dorset Dockers rugby club set a new British points record by defeating Dorchester Seconds 212-0.
12:51 pm (4 hours ago)
Irish fruit firm Fyffes and US rival Chiquita are to merge, creating the world's largest banana company.
11:31 am (5 hours ago)
Jim Ratcliffe, chief executive of chemicals giant Ineos, says the European chemical industry is becoming less competitive.
4:12 pm (45 minutes ago)
A Liberal Democrat local government minister criticises his own department's flagship policies as "unfair" and "absurd".
11:22 am (6 hours ago)
The work and pensions secretary has started the biggest overhaul of the UK's welfare state since it was brought in.
Yesterday 6:13 pm (23 hours ago)
A blood test can accurately predict the onset of Alzheimer's disease, according to US researchers.
9:25 am (8 hours ago)
A robotic companion is helping children with autism learn and develop communication skills.
3:05 pm (an hour ago)
Children's minister Liz Truss is being recalled to Commons committee to "fill in" what MPs see as "the gaps" in the government's policy on children's centres.
Friday, March 7th, 11:55 am
An anorexic teenager was prevented from returning to school because staff feared other girls would copy her, her mother claims.
4:37 pm (20 minutes ago)
Google will release a software development kit later this month for developers to create smart wearable devices using its Android operating system.
11:30 am (5 hours ago)
Inventors at the South by Southwest festival show how to print smartphone photos onto old Polaroid film.
Yesterday 6:09 pm (23 hours ago)
Scientists identify four new man-made gases that are contributing to the depletion of the ozone layer.
11:32 am (5 hours ago)
Dr Paolo Bombelli, a biochemist at the University of Cambridge, discusses how moss was used to power a radio.
12:26 pm (5 hours ago)
A report into how the BBC is funded recommends arguing for the licence fee to be pegged to inflation, instead of the current freeze.
12:20 pm (5 hours ago)
Tina Fey and Ricky Gervais join the cast of The Muppets for their latest film
Saturday, March 8th, 10:19 am
How much of 300: Rise of an Empire plays fast and loose with the history, asks Paul Cartledge, professor of Greek culture at Cambridge University.
Friday, March 7th, 5:11 pm
Welcome to the Loop, the Magazine's weekly letters column, including the best of your thoughts on Twitter and Facebook.
12:50 pm (4 hours ago)
A car smashes through two sets of railings and becomes embedded in the wall of a primary school in Birmingham.
1:14 pm (4 hours ago)
Injuries described as "devastating" to a woman attacked by a dog in Lincoln, include having the skin on her head "ripped back exposing her skull", police reveal.
12:04 pm (5 hours ago)
Health inspectors seek a string of improvements after finding poor cleaning practices in a hospital's intensive care unit.
12:00 pm (5 hours ago)
The result of the independence referendum will not make a difference to the future of the Grangemouth oil refinery, according to its boss.
1:46 pm (3 hours ago)
Widow of murdered RUC reservist John Proctor tells a victims ceremony at Stormont that her prayers were answered when his killer was convicted 32 years after his death.
4:36 pm (21 minutes ago)
Two men, aged 40 and 32, are arrested in connection with two pipe bomb attacks on houses occupied by Romanian families in Londonderry.
3:35 pm (an hour ago)
A Denbighshire man was kidnapped, stripped and beaten before being found wandering dazed and naked in a street, a court hears.
7:09 am (10 hours ago)
The service which treats children and young people with mental illness in Wales is in a state of crisis, child health experts claim.
1:28 pm (3 hours ago)
The United Nations launches an investigation into the violence that has swept through the Central African Republic, leaving about a quarter of the population in need of aid.
1:03 pm (4 hours ago)
Supporters in South Africa will be able to watch five live English Premier League matches when a fan park is set up at the end of March.
10:35 am (6 hours ago)
North Korean leader Kim Jong-un is elected to the country's rubber-stamp parliament with a unanimous vote from his district, state media say.
9:40 am (7 hours ago)
A man is arrested and charged for allegedly attempting to smuggle drugs into a prison using a drone, Australian police say.
3:35 pm (an hour ago)
Russia condemns "lawlessness" in eastern Ukraine and blames far-right militants for "conniving" with the Kiev authorities - a claim denied by Ukraine.
2:53 pm (2 hours ago)
Police should not have fired rubber bullets at migrants during an incident in which 15 people drowned, Spain's interior minister admits.
9:38 am (7 hours ago)
Electoral authorities in El Salvador say with the preliminary count finished in the presidential election the poll remains too close to call.
3:22 am (14 hours ago)
Officials in Michoacan, Mexico say that they have shot dead drug lord Nazario Moreno - The Craziest One - who was reported killed in 2010.
12:58 pm (4 hours ago)
Israeli soldiers shot dead a Palestinian-Jordanian man who tried to grab one of their rifles at a border crossing with Jordan, Israeli officials say.
12:06 am (17 hours ago)
Starvation of civilians is being used as a weapon of war by Syria, Amnesty International says, with 128 dying as a result in Yarmouk camp in Damascus.
4:48 pm (9 minutes ago)
The US Supreme Court rejects an appeal which sought to ban students in Pennsylvania from wearing controversial breast cancer awareness bracelets.
10:05 am (7 hours ago)
300: Rise of an Empire, the sequel to 2006 hit 300, slayed the competition at cinemas this weekend, earning $45.1m (£27m) in the US and Canada and an additional $87.8m (£52.6m) worldwide.
6:11 am (11 hours ago)
Reports of a test for Alzheimer's, the search for the missing Malaysian jet and Nick Clegg's 'hymn' to Britain make headlines.
12:42 pm (4 hours ago)
24 hours of news photos: 10 March
11:05 am (6 hours ago)
A photographic student's portraits of Cornish Bards
12:20 am (17 hours ago)
Harry Hook's photos of tribes in Africa
Yesterday, 2:48 am
Syrian children of the camp
Friday, March 7th, 3:15 pm
Some of the best news photos this week
Friday, March 7th, 12:16 pm
24 hours of news photos: 7 March
Thursday, March 6th, 2:24 pm
First anniversary of President Chavez's death
Wednesday, March 5th, 3:52 pm
Readers' photos on the theme of nature
Monday, December 9th, 2:29 pm
MPs are scrutinising the Care Bill at report stage.
11:56 am (5 hours ago)
A stage at a southern California high school collapses during a performance, sending 25 students to hospital with minor injuries.
7:10 am (10 hours ago)
Large stretches of the British coastline have been hit hard by storm after storm this winter, with some areas suffering the equivalent of seven years of erosion in just two months.
Yesterday 11:32 pm (17 hours ago)
The Iranian foreign minister has told the visiting EU foreign policy chief, Catherine Ashton, that a nuclear deal could come in the next four months.
8:12 am (9 hours ago)
Bang Goes The Theory returns on Monday, with a look behind the scenes at one of the most secret locations in the UK, the control room of the National Grid.
11:51 am (5 hours ago)
A great white shark could become the first of its species to cross the Atlantic ocean.
Yesterday 6:37 pm (22 hours ago)
The World Food Programme says it has a serious funding shortfall for its work in Syria.
2:30 am (14 hours ago)
Koichi Wakata is the first Japanese astronaut in history to take up the post of commander on the International Space Station
3:23 am (14 hours ago)
Pope Francis has left the Vatican on a bus with 82 cardinals and bishops for a week of prayer and meditation for Lent.
12:10 am (17 hours ago)
Should Hebden Bridge be the UK's second city?
1:23 pm (4 hours ago)
What has Gordon Brown been doing since leaving No 10?
12:09 am (17 hours ago)
The refugee who fled genocide and built a business empire
2:28 pm (2 hours ago)
How the government is decriminalising margarine
9:45 am (7 hours ago)
Fans bring TV series Veronica Mars to big screen
9:39 am (7 hours ago)
The evangelicals who believe the dead can be raised
10:21 am (7 hours ago)
The erotic painting that shocked a suffragette
9:28 am (7 hours ago)
Have the bank's bonuses gone up or down?
Yesterday 11:44 pm (17 hours ago)
Why heart disease is not just a man's problem