Star Trek actor Leonard Nimoy is buried in Los Angeles, as fans and friends pay tribute.
Media watchdog Ofcom investigates ITV's daytime show This Morning over complaints about a bondage discussion.
The sequel to hit 2012 comedy The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel tops the UK and Ireland box office chart on its first weekend on release.
A BBC "reduced in impact and reach" will leave Britain "diminished", the corporation's director general Tony Hall warns in a speech.
A spoof advert for IS starring Fifty Shades of Grey actress Dakota Johnson is broadcast on Saturday Night Live, causing a furore on Twitter.
Sam Smith, Ed Sheeran and Royal Blood take the top spots in the first UK album chart to count streaming data alongside sales.
Will Smith's crime caper Focus debuts at number one on the North American box office chart, knocking Fifty Shades of Grey off the top spot.
Hundreds of storyboards, drawings and books by Tintin creator Georges Remi - better known as Herge - are to go under the hammer in Paris.
A group of Bristol artists are outbid in their fight to stay in their building after the council put it up for rent.
A lack of film roles for actresses in their 50s is "a disaster" and the situation is unlikely to change, Dame Kristin Scott Thomas says.
The BBC's political editor Nick Robinson is to have an operation to remove a tumour from his lung, the corporation says.
A Comic Relief fun run, inspired by Eric Morecambe, will be held in his Lancashire hometown later this month.
A punk band made up of musicians with learning disabilities is chosen to represent Finland at the Eurovision Song Contest.
Iraq's national museum officially reopens in Baghdad, 12 years after it was looted in the aftermath of the invasion that toppled Saddam Hussein.
One of Turkey's best-known writers, Yasar Kemal, 92, dies in an Istanbul hospital following respiratory and organ failure.
A Picasso painting smuggled into the US last December, disguised as a Christmas parcel, is being returned to its home in France.
A dress "resembling" the $150,000 (£97,000) outfit worn by Lupita Nyong'o at this year's Oscars has been found, Los Angeles police say.
Zelda Williams says there is "no point" in seeking any explanation for why the comedian took his own life last August.
James Bond director Sam Mendes reveals Spectre's storyline will focus on 007's back story growing up as an orphan.
Sir Cliff Richard's lawyers criticise a parliamentary committee for publishing a letter about the police inquiry into sex abuse allegations against the singer.
Former pop star Gary Glitter is jailed for 16 years for sexually abusing three young girls between 1975 and 1980.
Pop star Madonna says she suffered whiplash as a result of her "nightmare" accident at Wednesday's Brit Awards.
EastEnders is to introduce its first transgender character, executive producer Dominic Treadwell-Collins says.
An inquiry in Rwanda urges the government to initiate criminal and civil proceedings against the BBC for a documentary about the 1994 genocide.
Birmingham's new local TV channel is launched, three months after it was awarded the licence.
Kevin Spacey and Robin Wright talk binge watching, threechums and "Fifty Shades of Frank"
Hollywood actor Michael Sheen gives his view on the key concerns for people in Wales following the publication of a new report.
Frank Sinatra Jr is performing a series of concerts around the UK to mark 100 years since the birth of his father.
In a notorious neighbourhood of a US city, an ancient art form is keeping troubled youth off the streets. BBC Pop Up reports on gangs and glassblowing in Tacoma, Washington.
Kazuo Ishiguro describes how his wife told him to "totally rewrite" his latest novel, The Buried Giant.