British counter-terrorism police chiefs make an unprecedented appeal to Muslim women to persuade their relatives against travelling to Syria to fight in the civil war.
The Labour Party is looking to sever its links with the troubled Co-op Bank, bringing to an end one of the oldest political partnerships in the UK.
The number of older people in England needing care will "outstrip" the number of family members able to provide it by 2017, a think tank warns.
The Ukrainian government says it has won back control of the city hall in the eastern port of Mariupol from pro-Russian separatists.
The Conservatives say they will not subsidise new onshore wind farms if they win the 2015 general election.
Plans to allow schools to keep asthma inhalers go to public consultation, as campaigners say current rules endanger hundreds of thousands of children.
The Duchess of Cornwall has been left "devastated" by the news of her brother's death, Clarence House says.
Nick Clegg will pledge to speak "loudly, passionately and unequivocally" against "isolationists" when he launches the Liberal Democrat campaign for the European elections.
Police continue to question a 42-year-old woman suspected of murdering three of her children in south-west London.
Social networking giant Facebook reports better than expected profits, as a surge in mobile advertising helps boost its revenues.
A Home Office scheme resulted in asylum seekers being placed in "unacceptably poor" housing, the Commons Public Accounts Committee says.
Plastic surgeons say they're worried about the number of young people who want cosmetic procedures.
A police update in the hunt for missing Madeleine McCann and the death of the brother of the Duchess of Cornwall after a fall in New York attract headlines.
Cornish people will be granted minority status under European rules for the protection of national minorities.
US film star Jodie Foster marries her girlfriend, Alexandra Hedison, the actress's representative confirms.
Bayern Munich's Arjen Robben is surprised by Real Madrid's cautious approach in their 1-0 Champions League semi-final first-leg win.
Legendary Olympic swimmer Michael Phelps says he is coming out of retirement because of concerns over his weight.
Tom Daley is set to compete at the London Aquatics Centre for the first time since winning Olympic bronze.
Uefa Super Cup can act as a platform for Cardiff's bid to be one of the Euro 2020 host cities says FAW chief Jonathan Ford.
David Moyes 'livid' at Manchester United treatment after 10 months characterised by poor communication and difficult relationships
Technology giant Apple plans a share buyback after it reports profits of $10.2bn, selling a more than 43 million iPhones in the second quarter of 2014.
A potential free trade deal called the Trans Pacific Partnership is being seen as key to boosting growth in the Asia-Pacific region. But it has raised some questions about the impact on US jobs.
UKIP says it is "extremely unhappy" about the name of another Eurosceptic party contesting the European elections.
Campaigns have started for Europe's elections in just over a month but is the European electorate engaged?
Drinking more than three large glasses of wine can push people over a "tipping point", meaning they consume about 6,300 extra calories in the following 24 hours, research says.
The most dangerous form of skin cancer is now five times more common than it was in the 1970s.
A study says the public cost of higher university fees and loans is "highly uncertain" and depends on how much future graduates will earn.
Snooker World Champion Steve Davis is taking his love of the sport into schools in the hope of improving students' maths skills.
Twitter users bombard the New York Police department with images depicting police aggression in the latest social media campaign to go awry.
Microsoft's natural language expert explains how he breathed life into the firm's Halo-inspired virtual assistant Cortana.