5:50 pm (3 hours ago)
David Cameron will make boosting social mobility a top priority, he tells Conservative delegates - and accuses Jeremy Corbyn of having a "Britain-hating ideology".
6:47 pm (an hour ago)
Teenager Becky Watts was murdered and her body dismembered by her stepbrother and his girlfriend in a "sexually motivated" attack, a court hears.
7:27 pm (54 minutes ago)
Fifa president Sepp Blatter is facing a 90-day provisional suspension after an investigation by its ethics committee.
5:58 pm (2 hours ago)
Russia says it has launched missile strikes on Islamic State targets in Syria from its warships in the Caspian Sea - about 1,500km (930 miles) away.
6:31 pm (an hour ago)
The family of PC Dave Phillips who was struck by a car and killed during a pursuit say he was "stolen from us and two girls were left without a daddy".
6:59 pm (an hour ago)
A retired Church of England bishop is jailed for a string of sex offences against teenagers and young men.
8:01 pm (20 minutes ago)
US President Barack Obama has apologised to the president of aid agency Medecins San Frontieres for a bombing that killed at least 22 people.
11:31 am (9 hours ago)
The BBC's decision to broadcast a Panorama programme on child sexual abuse could affect inquiries, police say.
2:56 pm (5 hours ago)
Hans Dieter Poetsch says VW's investigation into the emissions scandal will take time, after being appointed the company's new chairman.
8:09 pm (12 minutes ago)
Activists campaigning for greater support for victims of domestic violence lie across the red carpet at the premiere of the film Suffragette.
3:31 pm (5 hours ago)
The BBC's economics editor, Robert Peston, is poached by ITV where he is expected to present his own show.
2:17 pm (6 hours ago)
Up to 200 teenagers were present at a fight near an east London Underground station, say police.
1:02 pm (7 hours ago)
Daivd Cameron claims that Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn is "security-threatening, terrorist-sympathising and Britain-hating".
9:23 am (11 hours ago)
Who’s fighting whom in Syria? Jonathan Marcus explains in 90 seconds.
11:15 am (9 hours ago)
A toddler is expected to make a full recovery after a near-fatal car accident caused his head to detach from his spine.
4:03 pm (4 hours ago)
A new report advises pregnant women to avoid alcohol completely. Two mothers who drank while expecting give their reaction.
2:01 pm (6 hours ago)
Brian Blessed has described how he delivered a baby girl in London's Richmond Park "years ago", biting through the umbilical cord before an ambulance arrived.
5:51 pm (3 hours ago)
Attempts by smugglers to sell nuclear material to extremist groups in the Middle East are thwarted by police in Moldova working with the FBI.
12:16 pm (8 hours ago)
A car chase in the Australian city of Perth ends with the suspect driving his vehicle onto a beach and into the sea.
9:43 am (11 hours ago)
Footage is released by Norwegian TV of a group of humpback whales basking under the Northern Lights.
1:10 pm (7 hours ago)
The UK's biggest supermarket is caught between cheaper prices and profits. Dave Lewis knows he has to provide both.
2:34 pm (6 hours ago)
David Cameron's speech was an effective demonstration of his authority, with echoes of the "compassionate conservatism" he championed early in his leadership, but will the reality match the rhetoric.
2:35 pm (6 hours ago)
The starter homes programme, originally announced a year ago, may offer more homes for sale, but will renters suffer as a result?
10:27 am (10 hours ago)
The scandal over VW cheating pollution emissions tests in the US is casting a cloud over the whole car industry.
5:59 pm (2 hours ago)
A woman who lost her university ID in New York City has been found, thanks to a tweet from actor Tom Hanks, who found it in Central Park.
2:18 pm (6 hours ago)
Actor Brian Blessed recounts how he helped deliver a baby in Richmond Park in London in the 1960s.
9:18 am (11 hours ago)
Banned substances were found in nearly 4,000 samples worldwide in 2014, according to World Anti-Doping Agency figures.
8:12 pm (10 minutes ago)
Bryan Habana equals Jonah Lomu's World Cup try-scoring record as South Africa reach the last eight by thrashing the USA.
7:40 pm (41 minutes ago)
Watch a race day at Ascot through the eyes of Frankie Dettori, as the jockey wears a camera from the moment he wakes up to the time he enters the winners' enclosure.
6:06 pm (2 hours ago)
Former New Zealand cricketer Chris Cairns stands trial in London accused of perjury during a 2012 Twitter libel case.
5:19 pm (3 hours ago)
Troubled supermarket Tesco has announced another big fall in profits as it struggles to turn the business around.
5:41 pm (3 hours ago)
The IMF warns that "global financial stability is not yet assured" as risks shift towards emerging economies.
5:50 pm (3 hours ago)
Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn hits back after David Cameron accused him of a "Britain-hating ideology".
10:04 am (10 hours ago)
Russia's intervention in the Syrian civil war has made the situation "much more dangerous", Defence Secretary Michael Fallon says.
8:19 pm (a moment ago)
A 10-year-old boy who has jaw cancer and needs urgent surgery has vanished, a High Court judge says.
10:51 am (9 hours ago)
The 2015 Nobel Prize in Chemistry is awarded for discoveries in DNA repair.
4:33 pm (4 hours ago)
Religious supplementary schools in England that teach children intolerance will be investigated and closed down, Prime Minister David Cameron says.
3:00 am (17 hours ago)
An over-reliance on using computers and search engines is weakening people's memories, according to a study.
4:16 pm (4 hours ago)
So-called Islamic State group (IS) has shifted its propaganda distribution to the secure mobile messaging app Telegram from Twitter.
6:02 pm (2 hours ago)
Japanese car manufacturer Toyota says its driverless cars will hit the road by 2020.
6:05 pm (2 hours ago)
A new plant has been launched in the UK which its developers say could offer farmers a reliable and profitable crop.
11:00 am (9 hours ago)
Israeli Google Lunar X Prize team, SpaceIL, signs a contract to send a lander to the Moon - the first competition group to formally lodge a launch contract.
5:01 pm (3 hours ago)
Meryl Streep says she finds it "infuriating" that box office buzz for a film is often driven by film critics who are overwhelmingly male.
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New Top Gear host Chris Evans reveals that he may not have co-hosts when he takes over the motoring show next May.
12:13 am (20 hours ago)
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Images from an exhibition that examines migration from southern Mexico to the United States.
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Zip through the languages spoken along the Victoria Line in video, audio and maps.
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