9:58 am (9 minutes ago)
A 12-hour truce has begun in Gaza, as efforts continue to secure a longer ceasefire between Israel and Hamas and the scale of damage becomes clear.
8:27 am (an hour ago)
A group of local councils in England is formally asking the government for new powers to tax large supermarkets, a plan dubbed the "Tesco tax".
9:31 am (36 minutes ago)
The largest flotilla ever seen on the River Clyde will sail from Greenock to Glasgow later as part of the city's Commonwealth Games celebrations.
9:36 am (31 minutes ago)
Fighters from the Islamic State in Iraq and the Levant (Isis) may be added to a list of war crimes suspects in Syria, a UN investigator says.
3:46 am (6 hours ago)
A judge is being investigated after being accused of falling asleep during a child rape trial at Manchester Crown Court.
9:24 am (43 minutes ago)
Rail passengers in parts of southern England and Wales face further travel problems after lightning strikes caused "major disruption" on Friday.
2:00 am (8 hours ago)
Russia's foreign ministry rejects accusations from the US that its troops have been firing on Ukrainian soldiers from within Russia.
4:12 am (6 hours ago)
President Obama says undocumented immigrant children without legal claims to be in the US will be sent home, as he meets Central American leaders.
Yesterday 9:09 pm (13 hours ago)
Police investigate the death of a butler who was fatally injured while working at a Tudor mansion in Lincolnshire.
1:14 am (9 hours ago)
Scientists say they have stumbled upon a common virus that has never been described before.
12:18 am (10 hours ago)
The Peruvian government is to sell dozens of gold watches and diamond-encrusted cufflinks seized from disgraced ex-spy chief Vladimiro Montesinos.
12:16 am (10 hours ago)
Racing legend Sir Jackie Stewart's first ever race car is being put up for auction, with an estimate of £35,000-£50,000.
7:20 am (3 hours ago)
Treasure that was plundered from the historic Sutton Hoo burial mounds is returned to the site in the form of a replica.
8:34 am (an hour ago)
The BBC Philharmonic is staging the first ever Cbeebies event at the Proms.
8:43 am (an hour ago)
The team of athletes from the remote Atlantic island of St Helena had an epic, ten day journey to the Commonwealth Games in Glasgow.
Yesterday 5:32 pm (17 hours ago)
Cellist Julian Lloyd Webber has advised aspiring musicians to avoid music competitions because "they are fixed".
9:40 am (28 minutes ago)
Former heroin addict Lisa Bryer tells Today programme presenter John Humphrys about her experiences with drugs and her recovery process.
Yesterday, 12:20 am
SUP yoga, or stand up paddleboard yoga, involves most of the moves of normal yoga, but is done on a paddleboard in the water.
Thursday, 8:05 pm
Mark Hamill, who played Luke Skywalker more than 30 years ago, has said it feels like an "unexpected gift" to be back on a Star Wars set.
Yesterday 10:01 pm (12 hours ago)
A new exhibition exploring the revolutionary work of Russian artist Kazimir Malevich on display at London’s Tate Modern.
Yesterday 10:41 am (23 hours ago)
In the last eight months alone, nearly 60,000 children have crossed the border illegally into the United States, in the hope of a better life.
9:46 am (22 minutes ago)
Heavyweight boxer Tyson Fury pulls out of Saturday's fight with Alexander Ustinov after his uncle falls seriously ill.
9:39 am (29 minutes ago)
Jose Mourinho says he pulled out a bid to sign Luke Shaw this summer because his wage demands would have "killed" Chelsea.
9:55 am (12 minutes ago)
Kevin Pietersen says England captain Alastair Cook should resign as he "does not have the tactical brain to lead the side".
Yesterday 10:24 pm (12 hours ago)
Your essential guide to the must-see moments in the Commonwealth Games and a look at some of the biggest stars on show.
12:20 am (10 hours ago)
Arsenal are close to completing the signing of Southampton defender Calum Chambers for a fee of about £16m.
5:42 am (4 hours ago)
Different trends affecting the housing market are reported on some of Saturday's front pages, while the papers reflect on positive economic news.
Yesterday 2:42 pm (19 hours ago)
The UK economy grew 0.8% in the second quarter and has now recovered the ground lost since the downturn began in 2008, according to official figures.
Yesterday 1:40 pm (20 hours ago)
The BBC's Sameer Hashmi talks to the woman behind the successful Bollywood blog MissMalini.com.
Yesterday 4:11 pm (18 hours ago)
Ed Miliband hits back at critics of his image and leadership style, insisting voters want "big ideas" not photo opportunities.
Thursday, 11:08 am
The Foreign Secretary, Phillip Hammond, has said he is "disappointed" that Hamas has rejected a ceasefire proposal aimed at easing the conflict in Gaza.
Yesterday, 9:00 am
A pioneering breast cancer treatment that replaces weeks of radiotherapy with a single, targeted shot is set to be offered on the NHS.
Yesterday 6:11 pm (16 hours ago)
Many schools are building new classrooms on outside space to accommodate a growing number of pupils.
Wednesday, 12:01 am
BBC Click's Spencer Kelly goes behind the scenes of the TV programme The Secret Lives of Students.
Yesterday 1:12 pm (21 hours ago)
Administrators have imposed a ban on Wikipedia alterations from the US House of Representatives, following "persistent disruptive editing".
Thursday, 12:00 am
Personal aerial drones that take pictures could soon become a lot more common, thanks to a new invention.
Yesterday, 2:17 am
New research suggests that the global reduction in wildlife is connected to an increase in human trafficking and child slavery.
Wednesday, 9:12 pm
Warming seas are reducing the food supply for Antarctic seals, say researchers.
Yesterday 6:52 pm (15 hours ago)
Thousands of ticket-holders are left disappointed as "immersive" outdoor screenings of Back To The Future are cancelled by organiser Secret Cinema.
Yesterday 4:38 pm (17 hours ago)
The week in numbers with our Go Figure images.
Yesterday 4:33 pm (18 hours ago)
Some of the best reads from the BBC News website this week, with your comments.
9:09 am (58 minutes ago)
One thousand jobs are to go at Coventry City Council as the authority aims to make savings of £60m by 2017/18.
Yesterday 3:05 pm (19 hours ago)
The family of a dying man shocked back to life 31 times after hospital staff failed to remove his defibrillator implant, says his wish for a dignified death was "cruelly taken away".
Yesterday 3:46 pm (18 hours ago)
The mother of three-year-old Mikaeel Kular admits killing her son and hiding his body in a suitcase, sparking a major search operation.
8:53 am (an hour ago)
A woman is airlifted to Raigmore Hospital following a crash on the A87 in the Highlands involving a minibus.
9:00 am (an hour ago)
A company that plans to use fracking to extract natural gas in County Fermanagh has said it has obtained an injunction to prevent unlawful access to a quarry.
9:52 am (16 minutes ago)
A woman is threatened at knifepoint in a hijacking in west Belfast.
8:23 am (an hour ago)
Friends of a 73-year-old Denbigh man missing in Crete say they remain hopeful of a lead as they mount their own search on the island.
Yesterday 7:05 pm (15 hours ago)
Sprinter Christian Malcolm defends banned 400m hurdler Rhys Williams and says Welsh athletics does not have a drugs problem.
Yesterday 9:09 pm (13 hours ago)
Seleka rebels in the Central African Republic reject a ceasefire deal and demand the country be partitioned between Muslims and Christians.
Yesterday 7:04 pm (15 hours ago)
A hunt is launched in Sierra Leone's capital for a woman with Ebola who was forcibly removed from hospital, as Nigeria registers its first case.
Yesterday 4:58 pm (17 hours ago)
The Netherlands and Australia seek access to the rebel-controlled crash site of MH17 in eastern Ukraine as more bodies arrive in Eindhoven.
Yesterday, 8:56 am
A group of 157 asylum seekers held at sea will be brought to the Australian mainland to be detained, the immigration minister says.
Yesterday 5:41 pm (16 hours ago)
There are no survivors from the Air Algerie AH5017 passenger jet that crashed in Mali, says the French President, Francois Hollande.
Yesterday 4:10 pm (18 hours ago)
BSkyB wants to take over Rupert Murdoch's pay TV companies in Germany and Italy in a move that would create a company with 20 million European viewers.
Yesterday 6:14 pm (16 hours ago)
In a bid to stimulate the sluggish economy, the Brazilian central bank announces plans to reduce the amount commercial banks have to keep in reserve.
Yesterday, 2:15 am
A Mexican federal judge charges six employees of a children's home at the heart of an abuse scandal in the city of Zamora.
Yesterday 4:38 pm (17 hours ago)
An American reporter for the Washington Post, his wife and two other US journalists have been detained in Tehran, an Iranian official confirms.
Thursday, 10:39 pm
The first UN aid shipment to Syria delivered without the consent of the government has arrived in the north of the country.
Yesterday 6:44 pm (15 hours ago)
Authorities in California search for a fugitive homeless man who has refused treatment for tuberculosis and may be contagious.
8:04 am (2 hours ago)
New additions for season five are announced at Comic Con event in San Diego.
Yesterday 10:56 am (23 hours ago)
Sound-portraits of the residents of Carrick-on-Suir
Yesterday 12:50 pm (21 hours ago)
24 hours of news photos: 25 July
Yesterday, 5:44 am
'Hidden' images reveal Cambridge's University Library
Thursday, 3:14 pm
Readers' photos on the theme of "cycling"
Wednesday, 2:14 am
Concept designs by famous manufacturers on show in US
Thursday, 5:50 am
TransAsia Airways plane crashes in Taiwan
Tuesday, 4:37 am
Prince George's first year
Sunday, July 20th, 9:54 am
A long line of royal baby photos
Tuesday, 5:41 pm
Israel's response to rocket attacks must be "proportionate", insists a minister.
9:38 am (29 minutes ago)
Stella editor Anna Murphy and the BBC's Simon Jack debate men, shorts and work.
Yesterday 7:12 pm (15 hours ago)
Thousands of people have lined Liverpool's streets to welcome three giant marionettes, which will tell the story of the city during World War One.
4:42 am (5 hours ago)
Russia has accused the United States of conducting a 'smear campaign' over its alleged involvement in the Ukraine conflict, as the European Union expands its blacklist of Russian individuals and organisations.
Yesterday, 4:48 am
The wreck of a plane that disappeared with 116 people on board on a flight from Burkina Faso to Algiers has been found in Mali, officials say.
Yesterday 7:02 pm (15 hours ago)
A premature baby has been delivered from a woman killed in a Israeli airstrike on Gaza.
Yesterday 10:15 am (24 hours ago)
A car has smashed into the first floor of a house in Lincolnshire, after careering off the road.
Yesterday, 7:10 am
The BBC's Natalia Antelava speaks to residents in the city of Donetsk in eastern Ukraine, the last stronghold of pro-Russian separatists, to gauge how the conflict is affecting their lives.
Yesterday, 6:10 am
All dinosaurs were covered with feathers or had the potential to grow feathers, a study published in the journal, Science, suggests.
1:30 am (9 hours ago)
The coffin prank that frightened a girl to death
Yesterday 4:39 pm (17 hours ago)
Dogs get jealous, and nine more nuggets from the week's news
12:21 am (10 hours ago)
The most important battle you have probably never heard of
Yesterday 4:04 pm (18 hours ago)
Selection of the best news photos from around the world
1:32 am (9 hours ago)
Are authors or actors better at cricket?
2:59 am (7 hours ago)
Preventing injury and illness in athletes
Yesterday 10:19 pm (12 hours ago)
'Rising house prices left me high and dry - twice!'
12:39 am (9 hours ago)
The man serving a life sentence for marijuana
3:21 am (7 hours ago)
Tedium, tragedy and tar: the slowest drops in science
Yesterday 1:47 pm (20 hours ago)
Farewell to the mother of all depressions
Yesterday 10:50 am (23 hours ago)
James Murdoch’s master plan comes closer to fruition
Yesterday 3:39 pm (18 hours ago)
Could bulk-buying save NHS pounds?