Police investigate alleged death threats against BBC director general Tony Hall, reportedly made after Jeremy Clarkson was dropped from Top Gear.
1D performed for the first time since Zayn Malik announced he was leaving the group, at a gig in South Africa.
The desk where Charles Dickens wrote Great Expectations is finally on public display thanks to a £780,000 grant.
James Corden has talked of the "overwhelming" reaction to his US late night talk show, saying he had feared a "terrible onslaught" of criticism.
Sir Roger Moore, star of seven Bond movies, denies there was any implication of racism towards Idris Elba in a recent interview.
Presenter and broadcaster Dermot O'Leary will no longer host ITV's The X Factor after eight years on the programme.
Oisin Tymon, the Top Gear producer physically and verbally attacked by Jeremy Clarkson, tells police he does not want to press charges.
Loaded Magazine, one of the so-called "lads' magazines" of the mid-1990s, is to close down, publisher Simian says.
Swedish poet Tomas Transtroemer, who was awarded the 2011 Nobel Prize for Literature, dies at the age of 83.
Tate Gallery says "new information" has emerged over a John Constable painting in its collection thought to have been stolen by the Nazis.
Museums that break codes on selling their collections could face severe funding cuts, it is announced.
Craig Zadan and Neil Meron, who have produced the last three Academy Awards, will not be returning for next year's Oscars.
Sir Ian McKellen, who played Gandalf in the Lord of the Rings and Hobbit trilogies, is to be honoured by his childhood hometown of Wigan.
A self-published travelogue called Strangers Have the Best Candy wins the Diagram Prize for oddest book title of the year.
The trailer for the new Bond movie Spectre has been released.
Will Gompertz looks at some of the latest cutting edge designs shortlisted for the Designs of the Year award.
Novelist Claire Lorrimer has loved writing since she was 10 years old. She speaks to BBC Breakfast about her 80th book.
Classical music is transforming children's lives in a Tyneside's inner city areas as part of an innovative project at Sage Gateshead.
Chris Perez, husband of Latino superstar Selena, recounts the day his wife was shot by her fan club manager
A new Channel 4 drama charts the days leading up to the decision by the Lib Dems to work with the Conservatives after the 2010 election.
Jeremy Clarkson has said that he wants people to stop blaming the producer he hit for his departure from Top Gear.
Jeremy Clarkson's return to the BBC cannot be ruled out, the BBC's creative director Alan Yentob tells Newsnight.
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The former One Direction star Zayn Malik reveals in his first interview since quitting the boyband that "I've let the fans down".
Influential folk guitarist John Renbourn dies in his home in the Scottish Borders at the age of 70.
Social media users respond loudly to Clarkson departure