9:59 am (8 minutes ago)
Amnesty International says it has proof Islamic State militants have launched a campaign of ethnic cleansing against minorities in northern Iraq.
9:20 am (47 minutes ago)
Mayor of London Boris Johnson says plans for an airport in the Thames Estuary, dubbed "Boris Island", are not dead despite a commission looking into the UK's airport needs rejecting the idea.
2:38 am (7 hours ago)
The FBI looks into allegations that the online accounts of celebrities have been hacked, leading to intimate pictures being posted online.
8:03 am (2 hours ago)
There are "significant difficulties" with preventing British-born terror suspects from re-entering the country, the reviewer of terror laws says.
9:16 am (52 minutes ago)
The parents of Ashya King have had their case put under "immediate review", the Crown Prosecution Service says.
10:01 am (6 minutes ago)
South Yorkshire Police commissions an independent investigation into its handling of the Rotherham child abuse scandal, while Labour suspends four members in the town.
9:34 am (33 minutes ago)
Russia is to adjust its military doctrine as a result of the Ukraine crisis and Nato's increasing presence in eastern Europe, a top Russian official says.
12:02 am (10 hours ago)
The number of people admitted to hospital for skin cancer treatment in England rose by nearly a third in five years, figures show.
12:30 am (10 hours ago)
The number of people struggling with payday loans has risen by 42% in the past year, according to the debt charity StepChange.
7:25 am (3 hours ago)
A British activist who campaigns for better labour conditions is on trial in Thailand charged with criminal defamation.
9:48 am (19 minutes ago)
Pupils up to the age of seven in England will be entitled to a free hot school lunch from this week, as schools re-open for the new term.
9:56 am (12 minutes ago)
Jimi Jamison, the lead singer for US rock band Survivor, who sang and co-wrote the theme tune for hit TV series Baywatch, dies aged 63.
Yesterday 2:28 pm (20 hours ago)
A dog was rescued by the RNLI on Sunday after going missing for nearly 10 days in a chance sighting close to Foreland Point, in North Devon.
12:01 am (10 hours ago)
BBC News talks to Ian Lowe, a blacksmith who teaches other people an ancient art he believes to be future-proof.
Yesterday, 12:18 am
Max started writing code when he was six. He told BBC News why he thought more children being taught how to program in schools was a good idea.
Yesterday 10:21 am (24 hours ago)
Will Ferrell has a playful jibe at Andy Murray's fashion sense during the US Open in New York
Yesterday 3:16 pm (19 hours ago)
A tabby cat has been hailed a hero after she woke up her owner to alert him to a fire which destroyed his home in Melbourne, Australia.
Yesterday 4:24 pm (18 hours ago)
A public appeal is launched to save the Wedgwood Museum pottery collection, which is being sold to pay off the ceramics firm's pension bill.
Yesterday 9:29 pm (13 hours ago)
Plans have been unveiled for one of the South West's biggest solar farms on the Somerset Levels.
Yesterday 4:05 pm (18 hours ago)
BBC News asks adults to answer some of the questions that could appear on English schools' new curriculum.
6:27 am (4 hours ago)
Among the stories fascinating Tuesday's press are whether British forces will engage jihadists in Iraq, and the mass hacking of celebrities' iCloud accounts.
Yesterday 9:41 pm (12 hours ago)
An engraving found at a cave in Gibraltar may be the most compelling evidence yet for Neanderthal art.
1:15 am (9 hours ago)
Water voles - one of the UK's rarest animals - have re-established a population at an RSPB Scotland reserve in the Highlands.
3:22 am (7 hours ago)
Radamel Falcao's loan move to Manchester United was the major deadline day signing as summer spending hits a record £835m.
Yesterday 10:24 pm (12 hours ago)
Track all of the confirmed signings as they happen in England, Scotland and across Europe.
1:44 am (8 hours ago)
Andy Murray says he is close to playing his best tennis after beating Jo-Wilfried Tsonga to reach the US Open quarter-finals.
Yesterday 8:23 pm (14 hours ago)
European captain Paul McGinley says personal feelings will "go out of the window" when he chooses his Ryder Cup team.
Yesterday 10:43 pm (11 hours ago)
Charlotte Edwards stars as England thrash South Africa by nine wickets in the opening game of their three-match Twenty20 series.
2:48 am (7 hours ago)
Premier League clubs have been on a player buying spree, with spending at £835m, as the end of the transfer window passes.
12:54 am (9 hours ago)
Card fraud in Asia costs banks $400m a year and is rising by up to 25% a year, according to software analytics firm Fico.
9:20 am (48 minutes ago)
The UK can take action to stop British jihadists re-entering the country without flouting the law, Nick Clegg insists.
Yesterday 5:10 pm (17 hours ago)
John Bercow has announced a "modest pause" in the recruitment of the next clerk of the House of Commons following a row with MPs.
8:53 am (an hour ago)
The brain can be trained to prefer healthy food over unhealthy high-calorie foods, suggests a study from the US.
Yesterday 6:35 pm (16 hours ago)
Dr Yen-Ching Chang, the lead on Proton Beam Therapy at University College London Hospital, says the UK has comprehensive access to the therapy for patients with the highest needs.
Yesterday, 9:14 am
Teaching of a "tough" new national curriculum begins in England as children return to school this week.
9:04 am (an hour ago)
A Frankfurt court tells car pick-up service Uber to stop taking passengers or face a fine because it lacks permits to operate in Germany.
1:59 am (8 hours ago)
The FBI are investigating after many famous women have had their nude photographs posted online anonymously after being hacked.
Yesterday 4:55 pm (17 hours ago)
African ministers and business leaders gather in Ethiopia to consider ways to trigger a green revolution and improve the continent's food security.
Friday, August 29th, 7:08 am
The RSPCA is calling for a ban on keeping primates as pets after a rise in the number of calls to its cruelty and advice line concerning animals such as monkeys and marmosets.
9:49 am (18 minutes ago)
Oscar-winning actress Frances McDormand is honoured with the visionary talent award at the Venice Film Festival.
Yesterday 12:38 pm (21 hours ago)
LJ Rich looks at how one artist is using computer code to turn internet radio from across the globe into a unique piece of music.
Sunday, August 31st, 1:29 am
The week in numbers with our Go Figure images.
Saturday, August 30th, 2:18 am
Author Jeremy Clay tells the story of a rather porcine talent show.
6:01 am (4 hours ago)
A stalker who subjected a Devon woman to a campaign of intimidation before stabbing her in Exeter, is trying to have his life sentence for attempted murder overturned.
5:28 am (5 hours ago)
Details are revealed of an offence committed by a convicted rapist, who was later employed as a Milton Keynes taxi driver.
1:13 am (9 hours ago)
Local registration centres say in recent days they have received tens of thousands of applications from people wanting to vote.
6:42 am (3 hours ago)
Gordon Brown says an independent Scotland would become "an international outcast" if it refused to accept a share of UK debt.
8:53 am (an hour ago)
A 91-year-old man dies in house fire in Carryduff, on the outskirts of Belfast.
8:55 am (an hour ago)
Eight police officers are disciplined over a failed search for a missing man who was later struck and killed by a train.
8:20 am (an hour ago)
Motorists have been warned to expect increased traffic disruption in south Wales as world leaders begin arriving for the Nato summit in Newport.
7:16 am (3 hours ago)
Children are being damaged by the rising number of estranged couples representing themselves in family court battles, a former judge claims.
9:59 am (8 minutes ago)
The US military carries out air strikes in Somalia, reportedly targeting the leader of militant group al-Shabab, though it is unclear if he was hit.
Yesterday 10:59 pm (11 hours ago)
The Nigerian army claims to have repelled an attack by Islamist militants Boko Haram on the town of Bama in the country's north-east.
8:21 am (an hour ago)
A joint session of parliament begins in Pakistan as PM Nawaz Sharif seeks to gain support against protesters calling for his resignation.
6:47 am (3 hours ago)
Japan is battling its first outbreak of dengue fever in almost 70 years, with at least 22 people confirmed as being infected.
9:51 am (16 minutes ago)
Five gecko lizards sent into orbit on a Russian space satellite as part of a sex experiment have all died, the Russian space agency says.
12:08 am (10 hours ago)
Spain returns to Colombia hundreds of indigenous artefacts that were seized from drug gangs in 2003, but later smuggled out of the country.
1:31 am (9 hours ago)
Manchester United sign Colombia international striker Radamel Falcao on loan from Ligue 1 side Monaco.
Yesterday 10:40 am (23 hours ago)
Tonnes of dead fish have been washed up on the shores of Cajititlan lake in the Mexican state of Jalisco amid a row over the cause of the mortality.
Yesterday 3:06 pm (19 hours ago)
Libya's militias capture most government ministries in the capital, Tripoli, the government says, as the prime minister is reappointed.
Yesterday 4:02 pm (18 hours ago)
Iranian President Hassan Rouhani urges Iran's clerics to be more tolerant of the internet and new technologies after recent criticism from hardliners.
3:50 am (6 hours ago)
The White House says securing the release of three American citizens detained in North Korea is a "top priority", after they appealed for help.
Yesterday 10:28 pm (12 hours ago)
President Barack Obama says he will continue to press Congress to raise the federal minimum wage in line with recent economic improvements.
Yesterday 5:49 pm (16 hours ago)
News images from around the world: 1 September
Yesterday 1:23 pm (21 hours ago)
Winners of the 2014 British Wildlife Photography Awards
Sunday, August 31st, 9:34 pm
Coal miners a work in eastern India
Friday, August 29th, 3:20 pm
News images from around the world: 29 August
Thursday, August 28th, 12:13 pm
News images from around the world: 28 August
Wednesday, August 27th, 8:17 am
Photographers' images of Scotland and Wales
Wednesday, August 27th, 3:19 pm
News images from around the world: 27 August
Sunday, August 24th, 11:36 pm
British actor and director's illustrious career
Yesterday 6:49 pm (15 hours ago)
Speaker Bercow announces a "pause" in the recruitment of a new Commons clerk, amid a row.
Yesterday 10:31 pm (12 hours ago)
The BBC's Ian Pannell reports from Turkey's border with Syria where he met a man who helped smuggle foreign fighters cross the border.
Yesterday 7:00 pm (15 hours ago)
The parents of the first British person to contract Ebola during the outbreak in West Africa say he is recovering well.
Yesterday 10:52 pm (11 hours ago)
Residents and fighters in Amerli are celebrating the end of a two-month siege and the withdrawal of IS militants from around the town.
7:53 am (2 hours ago)
Hospitals in England have seen a rise in admissions for skin cancer of nearly a third in five years, official figures show.
Yesterday 6:54 pm (15 hours ago)
David Cameron says tougher measures are needed to prevent people from travelling abroad to fight for extremist groups like Islamic State.
7:34 am (3 hours ago)
A couple who removed their seriously ill son from a hospital in Southampton have had their case put under "immediate review", the Crown Prosecution Service has said.
Yesterday 4:06 pm (18 hours ago)
As negotiators meet in Minsk to discuss the Ukraine crisis, Russia's President Vladimir Putin says the process of direct negotiations is "the beginning of a very important process".
Yesterday 10:38 pm (11 hours ago)
An expert who wrote a report into the sexual exploitation of children in Rotherham says she faced "hostility" from the council.
9:25 am (43 minutes ago)
Victoria Derbyshire presents live from Caird Hall, Dundee with an audience debate ahead of Scotland's Referendum on independence.
1:38 am (8 hours ago)
Who will be satisfied and who left with regrets after transfer window?
2:31 am (8 hours ago)
How much has the Ice Bucket Challenge achieved?
12:19 am (10 hours ago)
Readers share their experiences of replacing their operating system
2:43 am (7 hours ago)
Does the rest of the UK care if the Scots become independent?
1:04 am (9 hours ago)
Why Paris is forgetting Ernest Hemingway
3:24 am (7 hours ago)
China's museum boom hatches roast duck tribute
12:06 am (10 hours ago)
Can President Obama's taskforce save America's bees?
1:57 am (8 hours ago)
How corals stir up their world to draw in nutrients
2:07 am (8 hours ago)
Anti-euro but pro-EU party shakes up German politics
9:17 am (51 minutes ago)
The growing threat to our recovery
1:07 am (9 hours ago)
What does the future hold for Scotland's pensioners?
Yesterday 7:53 pm (14 hours ago)
Why new terror powers aim to disrupt not prosecute