Top Gear's Burma special in which Jeremy Clarkson used a racial term broke broadcasting guidelines, Ofcom rules.
Scarlett Johansson's action thriller Lucy comes out on top in a box office tussle with Hercules, the latest vehicle for former wrestler Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson.
Wiltshire's annual Womad festival attracts a capacity crowd for the first time since relocating from Reading in 2007.
A UK survey of book buying habits finds the fall in people buying books as gifts is a 'concerning trend' for the industry.
A smartphone app to help theatre-goers follow plays in other languages is being launched by a theatre company in Wales.
The award-winning architect Sir Richard MacCormac dies aged 75 after a long battle with cancer.
The Judge, starring Robert Downey Jr and Robert Duvall, is announced as the opening film of the 2014 Toronto Film Festival.
Doctor Who is preparing to take to the stage with live music and a cast of 100 actors and singers along with Daleks and Cybermen in the line-up.
The former N-Dubz singer tells Newsbeat "there was a really low point" during her recent assault charge case and drug trial.
Cheryl Cole lands the fourth solo chart topper of her career, becoming only the third British female to achieve the feat.
A giant marionette show commemorating World War One draws to a close as the giants sail away down the River Mersey.
The first picture of actress Gal Gadot in costume as Wonder Woman is unveiled to coincide with this year's Comic Con.
Lily Allen posted a mocked-up picture on Instagram of her being arrested by officers in Australia before taking it back down.
Italian opera singer Carlo Bergonzi, considered a leading performer of Verdi's work, dies aged 90.
Cellist Julian Lloyd Webber rails against "fixed" classical music competitions which he says young musicians should avoid entering.
An estimated 100,000 people lined Liverpool's streets to welcome three giant marionettes which tell the story of the city during World War One.
Date for Guardians of the Galaxy sequel is revealed at Comic-Con event in San Diego.
Secret Cinema organiser Fabian Riggall tells the BBC he has decided to cancel all of this weekend's screenings of Back to the Future.
Star Wars actor Mark Hamill calls returning to the franchise was an "unexpected gift", and says Harrison Ford is recovering well from his broken ankle.
Birdman, starring Michael Keaton and Edward Norton, will lead this year's Venice Film Festival line-up.
Musician Peter Gabriel says that his world music label can be sustained for a further 25 years, despite the decline in physical music sales.
Singer and former X Factor judge Tulisa Contostavlos is found guilty of assaulting a man at a music festival in Essex last year.
Pop duo the Pet Shop Boys unveil their latest work, a tribute to wartime code-breaker Alan Turing, at the first of this year's Late Night BBC Proms.
Pop band Duran Duran take legal action against the US company charged with running their fan club over unpaid revenues.
Actress Eleanor Bron becomes the latest cast member of Radio 4's rural drama series The Archers, playing a character who first appeared in it 60 years ago.
Ex-Radio 1 DJ Dave Lee Travis faces a retrial in September over sexual abuse allegations and a new count of indecent assault.
BSkyB wants to take over Rupert Murdoch's pay TV companies in Germany and Italy in a move that would create a company with 20 million European viewers.
The singer and former X Factor judge, Tulisa Contostavlos has told the BBC she has never been involved in drugs and she has never taken cocaine.
Actors Samuel L Jackson and Chris Hemsworth have been talking about the enduring appeal of superheroes at Comic-Con
The singer who performed at the Commonwealth Games opening ceremony on the task of singing in a Scottish accent.