6:39 pm (3 hours ago)
David Cameron insists the UK will not pay £1.7bn demanded by the EU - but Commission president Jose Manuel Barroso says the bill should not have come as a surprise.
4:13 pm (5 hours ago)
Asda, the UK's second largest retailer, is facing a mass legal action over equal pay by women who work in its stores.
9:09 pm (18 minutes ago)
Many people have been exposed to Mali's first Ebola victim - a two-year-old girl, who showed symptoms while travelling on a bus, health officials fear.
5:02 pm (4 hours ago)
Vladimir Putin says for the first time that Russia helped Ukraine's ex-President Viktor Yanukovych to flee after he was ousted in February.
8:32 pm (55 minutes ago)
At least 29 Egyptian soldiers are killed in a suspected jihadist car bomb attack and a shooting, Egyptian officials say.
10:09 am (11 hours ago)
Police in New York investigate whether a man who attacked two officers with an axe before being shot dead was linked to Islamist extremism.
9:21 pm (5 minutes ago)
Johann Lamont is to stand down as leader of the Scottish Labour Party, BBC Scotland understands.
7:21 pm (2 hours ago)
A coroner criticises dangerous dog laws and calls for dog licences to be reintroduced after 14-year-old Jade Anderson was savaged to death.
12:22 pm (9 hours ago)
The economy expanded at a slower pace in in the three months to 30 September following a 0.9% rise in the second quarter, the ONS said.
2:19 pm (7 hours ago)
A British woman understood to have gone to Thailand for cosmetic surgery has died in an operation, Thai officials say.
4:31 pm (5 hours ago)
The family of Ashya King say they will not yet return to the UK following his treatment in Prague as they do not feel safe to do so.
4:42 pm (5 hours ago)
A "paranoid and controlling" former policeman is jailed for at least 28 years for killing his partner, who was stabbed 81 times.
5:42 pm (4 hours ago)
Coventry is to become the first city in the UK to stage competitive motor-sport on public roads.
11:43 am (10 hours ago)
A gorilla with a fondness for pink celebrated her 40th birthday at London Zoo on Thursday with a colourful gourmet parsnip, potato and carrot cake.
12:58 pm (8 hours ago)
The Metropolitan Police is to pay more than £400,000 to a woman whose child was fathered by a man who she did not know was an undercover police officer.
12:41 am (21 hours ago)
Russell Brand speaks to Newsnight about his "alternative to corporate hegemony".
2:19 pm (7 hours ago)
The global Jewish community is being encouraged to observe the Sabbath a little more strictly from sunset on Friday.
2:05 pm (7 hours ago)
The Queen's has sent her first tweet - sent through the @BritishMonarchy account - heralding the launch of a major new exhibition at London's Science Museum.
1:23 am (20 hours ago)
BBC Click looks at some of the week's technology highlights.
1:01 am (20 hours ago)
England's newest cricket star Moeen Ali speaks to the BBC about his sport and his religion.
11:51 am (10 hours ago)
The Queen sends her first tweet to launch the London Science Museum's ambitious new Information Age gallery.
11:37 am (10 hours ago)
A spider has unexpectedly appeared on camera as Shadow Chancellor Ed Balls was being interviewed about the latest GDP figures.
9:02 pm (25 minutes ago)
Nine-time French Open champion Rafael Nadal calls an end to his 2014 season as he prepares to undergo appendix surgery.
5:31 pm (4 hours ago)
Barcelona striker Luis Suarez says he is getting professional help as he seeks to overcome an "impulse" to bite opponents.
7:11 pm (2 hours ago)
Formula 1 boss Bernie Ecclestone will allow Caterham to miss the next two Formula 1 grands prix to focus on finding a buyer.
3:05 pm (6 hours ago)
Chelsea's Diego Costa could start against Manchester United, despite an illness that required a stay in hospital.
3:21 pm (6 hours ago)
Maria Sharapova goes out of the WTA Finals, ensuring Serena Williams will end 2014 as the world number one.
11:06 am (10 hours ago)
UK politicians react angrily to demands for an extra £1.7bn (2.1bn euros) contribution towards the European Union's budget due to the country's better economic performance.
2:18 pm (7 hours ago)
Several large Indian companies are developing their own mines in Australia, but environmentalists are concerned for the future of the Great Barrier Reef.
5:03 pm (4 hours ago)
Plaid Cymru MPs could help decide who takes power after next year's general election, party leader Leanne Wood tells its conference.
1:37 pm (8 hours ago)
The majority of people in Wales want to see their assembly take on more powers, says the leader of Plaid Cymru.
2:57 pm (6 hours ago)
Millions of doses of experimental Ebola vaccines will be produced by the end of 2015, the World Health Organization has announced.
9:49 am (12 hours ago)
Amputees could one day re-grow their missing limbs, according to researchers at Imperial College London.
5:24 pm (4 hours ago)
The investigation into alleged inspection irregularities at three Norfolk schools will be reviewed by an "independent figure", says Ofsted.
Monday, 9:05 pm
A new report claims that the government will fail to meet its child poverty reduction targets by 2020.
6:41 pm (3 hours ago)
After pulling out of the US, taxi app Hailo complains that rival Uber is blocking potential investors from offering funding.
11:46 am (10 hours ago)
One of the most ambitious projects ever undertaken by the Science Museum has been opened by the Queen in London.
6:18 am (15 hours ago)
The UK's chief scientist says the oceans face a serious and growing risk from man-made carbon emissions.
Yesterday, 1:34 am
Wild chimps carry out night time crop raids, footage reveals, suggesting the animals are being pushed into more risky behaviour.
2:13 pm (7 hours ago)
The release of Alvin Stardust's final album, his first in 30 years, is brought forward following his death.
11:26 am (10 hours ago)
Singer Jessie J tells BBC News she owes a lot of her early exposure to the MOBO awards. The 26 year-old won best female singer at the award ceremony in London
6:17 pm (3 hours ago)
Walk on the Wild Side's bass line cost £17, and other nuggets
5:29 pm (4 hours ago)
The week in numbers with our Go Figure images.
4:48 pm (5 hours ago)
A mother poisoned herself and her two young daughters by drinking acid after struggling to get on with her in-laws, an inquest hears.
5:49 pm (4 hours ago)
A lorry driver is cleared of causing the death by dangerous driving of a woman on a hen party in West Yorkshire.
2:47 pm (7 hours ago)
The Scottish government announces plans to reduce the country's drink-drive limit in time for Christmas, making the limit lower than in England.
5:21 pm (4 hours ago)
Mike Ashley and Brian Kennedy join Dave King in offering Rangers a cash injection as director Philip Nash resigns.
6:43 pm (3 hours ago)
Police are investigating a shooting incident in west Belfast.
6:11 pm (3 hours ago)
A man has been charged in connection with the discovery of the bodies of an elderly couple in County Donegal, police say.
5:32 pm (4 hours ago)
Police who investigated the "modern day slavery" case of a vulnerable man found working unpaid on a farm, say they are looking for other missing men.
3:20 pm (6 hours ago)
A 21-year-old student was killed driving to meet friends at a pop festival after taking ecstasy, an inquest hears.
6:00 pm (3 hours ago)
Tunisian security forces storm a house in a Tunis suburb to end a stand-off with armed militants, killing six people, officials say.
5:29 pm (4 hours ago)
Rwanda suspends BBC broadcasts in the Kinyarwanda language with immediate effect because of a controversial documentary about the 1994 genocide.
1:24 pm (8 hours ago)
One of the suspects in the murder of American journalist Daniel Pearl, beheaded in 2002, is set free by an anti-terrorism court in Pakistan.
4:12 pm (5 hours ago)
A Burmese journalist taken into detention while covering clashes near the Thai border is shot dead while trying to escape, the army says.
6:06 pm (3 hours ago)
Domenico Dolce and Stefano Gabbana, founders of the Dolce & Gabbana fashion house, are cleared by an Italian court of tax evasion.
7:04 pm (2 hours ago)
Envelopes containing an unknown yellow powder have been sent to five consulates in the Turkish city of Istanbul, officials say.
5:49 am (16 hours ago)
The governor of Mexico's southern Guerrero state - where 43 students went missing after deadly clashes with police last month - stands down.
Yesterday 11:53 pm (22 hours ago)
The US returns about 20 ancient Peruvian artefacts - some more than 1,800 years old - that had been looted from pre-Columbian graves.
5:55 pm (4 hours ago)
The United States will investigate "extremely serious allegations" that militant group Islamic State used chlorine gas against Iraqi police officers.
9:58 am (11 hours ago)
Pakistani and Iranian forces have exchanged mortar fire, in the latest incident between the two countries along their porous border.
7:20 pm (2 hours ago)
Two nurses infected with Ebola while treating a patient in Dallas are declared free of the deadly virus, a day after the first infection in New York.
1:27 pm (8 hours ago)
Canada's foreign minister tells the BBC there is no evidence so far that the man behind gun attacks in Ottawa was linked to Middle Eastern jihadists.
6:00 am (15 hours ago)
Anger over the EU's demands for an extra £1.7bn from the UK and tributes to the late pop star Alvin Stardust feature in Friday's newspapers.
Yesterday, 5:36 pm
24 hours of news images: 23 October
Yesterday, 12:11 pm
Readers' photos on the theme of "steps"
Yesterday, 11:05 am
An online exhibition of cats
Yesterday, 12:03 am
Images from outside the Canadian parliament
Wednesday, 11:27 pm
Indians celebrate Diwali, the biggest Hindu festival
Tuesday, 12:38 pm
24 hours of news images: 21 October
Tuesday, 12:56 am
What floods did to Kashmir's most treasured historic sites
Monday, 6:36 am
Battle of the Bogside in 1969 by Gilles Caron
Thursday, October 16th, 3:22 pm
The Foreign Affairs Committee approves the EU trade deal with Moldova
1:56 pm (8 hours ago)
CCTV footage showing the moment a man started a fire at a petrol station has been released by police.
1:38 am (20 hours ago)
Artist Sargy Mann has been registered blind for 25 years. His paintings are highly acclaimed and sought-after.
3:07 pm (6 hours ago)
Ashya King's father said his son "has really come along" while under going proton beam therapy in Prague.
6:08 pm (3 hours ago)
New video footage show a US air strike hitting an Islamic State position on a hill near the embattled Syrian town of Kobane.
Yesterday 9:28 pm (24 hours ago)
The Royal Canadian Mounted Police (RCMP) releases video footage of the suspected gunman arriving at the country's parliament building during Wednesday's shooting incident.
7:24 pm (2 hours ago)
The ban on term-time holidays from school should be scrapped so head teachers can take a "common-sense approach", council leaders have suggested.
7:32 pm (an hour ago)
Leanne Wood, leader of Plaid Cymru, has predicted Wales will be independent within "a generation".
Yesterday 10:36 pm (23 hours ago)
There have now been more than 4,800 reported deaths from Ebola, with Liberia the worst affected country. Around 50 new cases are being reported every day in the capital Monrovia.
1:36 am (20 hours ago)
My agony at discovering father of my child was undercover cop
1:31 am (20 hours ago)
The day UFOs stopped play - and a crowd of 10,000 gasped
2:40 pm (7 hours ago)
Why do professional sportsmen try trick shots?
8:24 am (13 hours ago)
Grayson Perry captures the state of the nation
1:37 am (20 hours ago)
Why is Florida angry with Breaking Bad?
12:51 am (21 hours ago)
Mosul diary: Inside the city ruled by Islamic State
11:20 am (10 hours ago)
Could you switch off all your devices for 25 hours?
1:36 am (20 hours ago)
A journey across a Ukraine wracked by conflict
2:12 pm (7 hours ago)
Why is the UK being asked for more money?