Westminster car crash: Man arrested on suspicion of terror offences
Tue, 14 Aug 2018 11:14:07 GMT

A man held after three people were hit outside Parliament is not co-operating with counter-terror police.

Watch: Moment car crashes into Parliament
Tue, 14 Aug 2018 10:09:30 GMT

Rooftop camera captures moment car crashes into barrier outside Parliament.

Motorway bridge collapses in Genoa, Italy
Tue, 14 Aug 2018 11:00:32 GMT

A large section of a bridge collapses and there are unconfirmed reports that cars are involved.

Ben Stokes affray trial: Jury retires to consider verdicts
Tue, 14 Aug 2018 09:18:00 GMT

The six-day case hears the cricketer was "drunk and enraged", which his defence called "nonsense".

UK unemployment at lowest since 1975
Tue, 14 Aug 2018 09:52:56 GMT

Jobless total falls to 1.36 million in the three months to June - the lowest for more than 40 years.

Man dies after tree falls on his tent in Cornwall
Tue, 14 Aug 2018 09:07:12 GMT

The man was on holiday when the tree came crashing down at a Cornish country park during strong winds.

'Clubs could play in empty stadiums'
Mon, 13 Aug 2018 23:00:46 GMT

BBC Sport looks at how profitable Premier League clubs are thanks to TV money and how important fans are to club finances outside the top flight.

Homebase set to close 42 stores
Tue, 14 Aug 2018 09:42:31 GMT

The struggling DIY retailer is expected to announce a Company Voluntary Arrangement later on Tuesday.

India rejects patent plea for 'immoral' sex toy
Tue, 14 Aug 2018 08:03:46 GMT

The patent office said Indian law has never engaged positively with the notion of sexual pleasure.

Sweden cars: 80 set on fire by gangs in several cities
Tue, 14 Aug 2018 09:52:44 GMT

Dozens of vehicles were set ablaze in multiple cities overnight, in an apparent coordinated action.

Vienna ranked as most liveable city in the world
Mon, 13 Aug 2018 23:01:40 GMT

It's the first time a European city has topped the rankings of the Economist Intelligence Unit survey.

Royal Mail fined record £50m by Ofcom
Tue, 14 Aug 2018 07:31:55 GMT

Whistl is seeking damages after Royal Mail is found to have abused its dominant market position.

In pictures: Westminster car crash
Tue, 14 Aug 2018 10:37:06 GMT

A man is arrested after a car crashes into security barriers outside the Houses of Parliament.

Five tips on going plastic-free with kids
Mon, 13 Aug 2018 23:05:20 GMT

Blogger Mamalina gives five tips on reducing your plastic dependence if you have young children.

Paris baulks at 'horrible' eco-friendly public urinals
Mon, 13 Aug 2018 21:01:05 GMT

Residents react with dismay to the newly-installed, and fully exposed, eco-friendly urinals.

The Papers: 'Corbyn condemned' and 'Great pension robbery'
Tue, 14 Aug 2018 05:06:57 GMT

Tuesday's newspapers report on £46m being stolen by scammers from pensions - and the latest pressure put on Jeremy Corbyn.

Strictly Come Dancing: YouTube star Joe Sugg joins line-up
Tue, 14 Aug 2018 07:37:04 GMT

The British author and vlogger is the fourth contestant confirmed for the forthcoming series.

Adele's support for friend's postpartum psychosis recovery
Mon, 13 Aug 2018 19:31:50 GMT

Adele has posted an Instagram message supporting her best friend who's recovering from postpartum psychosis

Take a 360 virtual tour and experience life on an oil rig
Mon, 13 Aug 2018 06:52:06 GMT

Have you ever wondered what life is like on an oil rig in the North Sea? One worker takes you around the Shearwater platform.

Row over 'fairy doors' removed from Pembrokeshire wood
Mon, 13 Aug 2018 16:05:04 GMT

Trinkets put in a woodland to bring "a little bit of magic" are removed by a council.

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The dos and don'ts of the Situation Room
Mon, 13 Aug 2018 20:54:22 GMT

An insider’s guide to the Situation Room rules - and why violations of the security protocol matter.

How electric vehicles are moving into the fast lane
Mon, 13 Aug 2018 23:06:07 GMT

From battery-powered trucks to Formula E racing cars, electric vehicles are going mainstream around the world.

The African student trying to solve the food waste crisis
Mon, 13 Aug 2018 23:10:31 GMT

Has a 23-year-old engineering student come up with an invention that could tackle food waste problems?

Why Brexit is getting laughs at the Edinburgh Fringe
Tue, 14 Aug 2018 04:31:27 GMT

The Edinburgh festival known for its comedy is finding plenty of humour in the political hot potato.

'Grannies' on a mission to the US-Mexico border
Mon, 13 Aug 2018 21:25:45 GMT

The group travelled to the US-Mexico border to show their outrage against Trump immigration policies.

We're South Africa's backbone - so pay us more
Mon, 13 Aug 2018 23:49:36 GMT

Domestic workers are a key part of many South African homes, but many face abuse and extremely low wages.

A history of Manchester's Moss Side
Mon, 13 Aug 2018 14:39:50 GMT

Moss Side in Manchester once had the nickname "gunchester", but that's just a small part of its history.

Raheem Sterling: Manchester City winger is targeted by racism, says Ian Wright
Mon, 13 Aug 2018 20:16:11 GMT

Criticism of Manchester City and England winger Raheem Sterling is motivated by racism, says ex-Arsenal striker Ian Wright.

Dina Asher-Smith says she has to get faster to win Olympic gold
Tue, 14 Aug 2018 10:05:04 GMT

Great Britain's Dina Asher-Smith says she will have to "get a little bit faster" to challenge for golds at the World Championships and Olympics.

Video apparently shows Mo Salah using a phone while driving
Mon, 13 Aug 2018 18:08:10 GMT

The club said it told police about the footage 'and the circumstances surrounding it's capture'.

Cincinnati Masters: Andy Murray out in first round after Lucas Pouille defeat
Tue, 14 Aug 2018 06:51:23 GMT

Andy Murray said he needs to improve by "10, 15%" to turn defeats like his first-round loss to Lucas Pouille in Cincinnati into victories.

Dedryck Boyata: Celtic defender says he is injured, not refusing to play
Tue, 14 Aug 2018 09:14:17 GMT

Celtic defender Dedryck Boyata posts a video as evidence he is missing Tuesday's Champions League qualifier with AEK Athens through injury.

Ryder Cup: Rory McIlroy skip first FedEx Cup event to find form
Tue, 14 Aug 2018 09:34:45 GMT

Rory McIlroy may miss the first event of the FedEx Cup play-offs series in an attempt to find his best form with the Ryder Cup looming.

Scottish Cup preliminary round one: Coldstream 4-2 St Cuthbert Wanderers
Tue, 14 Aug 2018 10:36:55 GMT

The road to Hampden has begun, with Coldstream beating St Cuthbert Wanderers in the Scottish Cup's preliminary round one.

Jakarta, the fastest-sinking city in the world
Sun, 12 Aug 2018 23:10:14 GMT

With frequent floods, sinking markets and engulfed homes, by 2050 parts of Jakarta will be underwater.

Charlottesville remembered: 'A battle for the soul of America'
Thu, 09 Aug 2018 20:48:44 GMT

Last summer the far-right descended on Charlottesville. We revisited that weekend with those involved.

How smallpox claimed its final victim
Fri, 10 Aug 2018 01:22:12 GMT

How did British medical worker Janet Parker become the world's last victim of smallpox?

The troubled 29-year-old helped to die by Dutch doctors
Wed, 08 Aug 2018 23:48:49 GMT

In January Aurelia Brouwers drank poison supplied by a doctor and lay down to die. She was 29.

Barcelona attack: The jihadists and the hunt for a second gang
Wed, 08 Aug 2018 21:36:03 GMT

The gang behind the August 2017 attacks had contact with other jihadists, including in France.

'I was kidnapped in London and trafficked for sex'
Tue, 07 Aug 2018 23:52:53 GMT

Anna came to London from Romania in 2011 intending to study, but she was snatched off the street, flown to Ireland and sold for sex.