12:19 am (5 hours ago)
Satellite analysis confirms the destruction of the ancient Syrian Temple of Bel in Palmyra, the United Nations says.
12:57 am (4 hours ago)
Hundreds of migrants reach Vienna after being held at the Hungarian border, as Austria introduces extra checks amid an unprecedented influx.
12:30 am (4 hours ago)
David De Gea's £29m move from Man Utd to Real Madrid collapses after it fails to beat the Spanish transfer deadline.
12:25 am (4 hours ago)
Education and welfare are expected to feature heavily when the Scottish first minister unveils her new Programme for Government.
3:00 am (an hour ago)
Meningitis B vaccination for all newborn babies starts to take place across the UK.
Yesterday 11:29 pm (5 hours ago)
Streaming service pins future on exclusives and originals as it lets deal with movie distributor lapse, meaning the removal of thousands of titles.
Yesterday 8:37 pm (8 hours ago)
Two British Vice News reporters and a translator are formally arrested in Turkey, accused of helping an illegal armed group.
3:26 am (an hour ago)
Thousands of pounds of NHS personal health budgets are being spent on "treats" such as holidays and clothes, an investigation finds.
Yesterday 10:55 pm (6 hours ago)
Unless something is done to stem the flow of waste to the oceans, virtually every seabird will be ingesting plastic debris by 2050, say scientists.
1:41 am (3 hours ago)
UK shoppers will now be able to spend up to £30 using contactless cards after the limit was increased from £20, amid a surge in people using them.
2:23 am (2 hours ago)
A ban on "unsafe" lorries on London's roads, introduced as part of efforts to protect cyclists, comes into force.
1:57 am (3 hours ago)
A woman was dragged from her car and raped in the car park of a John Lewis store, police say.
Yesterday 11:05 pm (6 hours ago)
The BBC's Damian Grammaticas reports from Hungary, where thousands of people have crossed the border in recent weeks, despite the construction of a 100-mile razor wire fence.
Yesterday 7:16 pm (10 hours ago)
Kanye West has announced that he wants to run for the US presidency in 2020, in a speech at the MTV Video Music Awards.
12:11 am (5 hours ago)
BBC News looks at an eco-friendly treehouse office that has opened in Hoxton, east London, designed for freelance workers.
Yesterday 10:08 pm (7 hours ago)
A flood in a zoo in Russia's far eastern city of Ussuriysk has left 14 brown bears waiting for rescue in their half-submerged cages.
Yesterday 11:35 pm (5 hours ago)
There are warnings about a new outbreak of piracy off Somalia's coast in spite of an international naval taskforce and UK backed efforts to build stability onshore in the Horn of Africa.
Yesterday 7:48 pm (9 hours ago)
Production on the largest new oil and gas field to have been discovered in the North Sea for a decade is approved by the UK Oil & Gas Authority.
Yesterday 3:49 pm (13 hours ago)
Lord Montagu, who established the National Motor Museum at Beaulieu, has died aged 88.
Yesterday 2:33 pm (14 hours ago)
Thai police have decided to reward the officers involved in the arrest of a man suspected of carrying out the bombing of a shrine in Bangkok.
12:52 am (4 hours ago)
Hints that border posts could reappear in the EU, a suggestion that cuts could reduce police numbers by 22,000, and a story about treats being bought on the NHS are among today's headlines.
12:02 am (5 hours ago)
BBC's new political editor on UK politics' 'amazing moment'
1:24 am (3 hours ago)
Recent attacks on Christians in Pakistan have captured headlines but there was a time when Christians were integral to national life in the country, says Shahzeb Jillani.
Yesterday 5:12 pm (12 hours ago)
Why are EU countries struggling to agree on measures to tackle the migrant crisis? The BBC's Laurence Peter examines the hurdles they face.
Yesterday 9:16 am (20 hours ago)
Wall Street economist Chris Low says last week's stock market volatility is no reason to panic, and US rates are still likely to start rising in September.
Yesterday 6:31 pm (10 hours ago)
US President Barack Obama is to appear on the Bear Grylls survival show to raise awareness of the effects of climate change in Alaska, NBC announces.
Yesterday 9:00 am (20 hours ago)
The rapper Kanye West picked up the MTV lifetime achievement award and promised to run for the White House in 2020.
Yesterday 9:05 pm (8 hours ago)
British number one Heather Watson is beaten 7-6 (7-3) 7-6 (7-0) by American Lauren Davis in round one of the US Open.
Yesterday 7:10 pm (10 hours ago)
Double Olympic cycling champion Victoria Pendleton finishes second in her first competitive race as an amateur jockey.
Yesterday 7:12 pm (10 hours ago)
England beat Australia by five runs in a thrilling one-off Twenty20 international at Cardiff.
Yesterday 1:41 pm (15 hours ago)
Manchester United are set to sign 19-year-old Monaco forward Anthony Martial for £36m subject to a medical.
1:47 am (3 hours ago)
Shoppers opted for shopping centres over the High Street over the bank holiday, figures suggest.
2:51 am (2 hours ago)
China's factory activity contracts at its fastest pace in three years in August, confirming fears that the country's growth is continuing to slow.
Yesterday 2:13 pm (15 hours ago)
Chancellor George Osborne is accused of "arrogance" after announcing more than £500m of contracts for the Royal Navy's submarine base at Faslane.
Yesterday 6:42 pm (10 hours ago)
Jeremy Corbyn is criticised for saying it was a "tragedy" that Osama Bin Laden was killed by the United States rather than being put on trial.
Yesterday 5:02 am (24 hours ago)
The first British healthcare worker who caught and survived Ebola is working as an NHS nurse in the hospital that helped save his life.
Yesterday 6:03 am (23 hours ago)
More male care workers are needed to look after older people, the Chief Executive of Care England says.
Thursday, August 27th, 2:05 pm
The performance of children in England in tests at the end of primary school edges upwards, the government announces.
Friday, August 28th, 1:37 pm
Ghana's authorities are investigating several universities over links to suspected recruitment for the so-called Islamic State (IS), officials say.
Yesterday 12:24 pm (16 hours ago)
Facebook announces new measures to tackle video piracy on its website.
Yesterday 1:20 pm (16 hours ago)
Ashley Madison says "hundreds of thousands" of new members are joining despite an enormous data leak after hackers targeted the website.
Sunday, August 30th, 5:09 pm
Nasa's New Horizons spacecraft has a new target to aim for following its historic flyby of Pluto.
Sunday, August 30th, 3:42 pm
British neurologist and acclaimed author Oliver Sacks dies at the age of 82.
Yesterday 11:48 am (17 hours ago)
US horror film director Wes Craven, creator of the Nightmare on Elm Street and Scream franchises, has died aged 76.
Yesterday 10:23 pm (6 hours ago)
A fireworks display marks the end of the Edinburgh Fringe and International festivals with both reporting increased sales.
Sunday, August 30th, 2:23 am
Can you be an atheist without being anti-religion, asks John Gray.
Friday, August 28th, 2:16 am
Bar beauty from the inter-war years - a look at some of the latest pubs across England to be granted listed status.
Sunday, August 30th, 12:34 am
Migrants ashore on the Greek island of Lesbos
Saturday, August 29th, 12:26 am
News photos from 22-28 August
2:34 am (2 hours ago)
How do you bring back a man from thoughts of jihad?
12:13 am (5 hours ago)
Struggling against prejudice as the world's hairiest family
12:15 am (5 hours ago)
The teenager who maps the Syrian war from his Amsterdam bedroom
Yesterday 8:01 pm (9 hours ago)
Life in a vast iron ore mine hitting hard times
Yesterday 9:50 pm (7 hours ago)
Tackling the deadliest day for Japan's teenagers
12:18 am (5 hours ago)
The fall and rise again of South Africa's unlikely pop star
Yesterday, 1:18 am
Did a killer shark really attack a man on Brighton beach?
Yesterday, 12:07 am
The families left on either side of a superpower border
Yesterday 3:13 pm (14 hours ago)
Could caste be behind murder of radical Indian thinker?